10m.

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10m. Climb the slabby wall up and right to reach a ledge awkwardly then finish up the groove above. Gaining the ledge direct through the bulges is easier but a bit steeper. © Rockfax

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nigel pearson 29 Aug, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: A fun climb, with awkward moves. But a real sandbag as certainly with the direct start the protection is poor for the move over the bulge.
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βeta: A fun climb, with awkward moves. But a real sandbag as certainly with the direct start the protection is poor for the move over the bulge.
Offwidth 4 Jun, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: A desperate VD sandbag via either start.
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βeta: A desperate VD sandbag via either start.
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brolte 3 Sep 2nd dog Slipped off in the rain
with James BuxMC
Slipped off in the rain
with James BuxMC
Peakpdr 25 Aug Lead Went left. Hard for the grade, could be problematic for people just getting into leading.. Would give it a hs 4a
Went left. Hard for the grade, could be problematic for people just getting into leading.. Would give it a hs 4a
Jazzybly 21 Jul Solo O/S
runestone 23 Jun Lead rpt From the right
with Blod
From the right
with Blod
Blod 23 Jun 2nd O/S After trying both starts on lead downclimbed and seconded. Haven't done any harder VS's this year.
After trying both starts on lead downclimbed and seconded. Haven't done any harder VS's this year.
Kiran Payne 3 Jun Lead
with Millie Chu
with Millie Chu
chadogrady 26 Apr 2nd O/S
MaccMark 25 Apr Lead Definite sandbag grade, not helped by the pool of water on the first ledge.
with Mat Ouillion
Definite sandbag grade, not helped by the pool of water on the first ledge.
with Mat Ouillion
Ky 30 Mar Solo O/S
andyclimber 24 Mar 2nd O/S Climbed the crack rather than the wall. Somewhat harder than 4a but still fun. Managed to sandbag Ollie with this one.
Climbed the crack rather than the wall. Somewhat harder than 4a but still fun. Managed to sandbag Ollie with this one.
MarcyBoy87 20 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S
with Ad Jones
with Ad Jones
Hidden 10 Jun, 2018 Lead
youwillfindjimbo 9 Jun, 2018 Solo O/S
jimbonfire 20 May, 2018 Solo
jimbonfire 19 May, 2018 Solo O/S
with spidey
with spidey
spidey 19 May, 2018 Solo
Adam Henderson 7 May, 2018 2nd
petecallaghan 7 May, 2018 Lead O/S
mrphilipoldham 30 Apr, 2018 Solo O/S Bit scary when you can’t fit your hand in the bomber hand jam because you’ve got your watch on..
Bit scary when you can’t fit your hand in the bomber hand jam because you’ve got your watch on..
thrutch 25 Mar, 2018 Solo
rtdennison 25 Aug, 2017 Solo Jamming skills are coming along nicely, gaining the final ledge is quite an awkward move
Jamming skills are coming along nicely, gaining the final ledge is quite an awkward move
Hidden 16 Jul, 2017 Lead rpt
Ian.ch 4 Jun, 2017 Solo O/S Enjoyed it, 3d moves, couldn't see much pro so just kept going..
with Masaki
Enjoyed it, 3d moves, couldn't see much pro so just kept going..
with Masaki
alanblyth 5 May, 2017 Solo O/S
Dan Geh 22 Apr, 2017 2nd rpt
with AMJ098
with AMJ098
AMJ098 22 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
thetradlad 15 Oct, 2016 Solo
Bradbury 8 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
with Mary Winter
with Mary Winter
PondLife 5 Jun, 2016 2nd
with charley
with charley
charley 5 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S Should really start reading the guide book. Followed the crack from the start. An awkward move on good jams (HS 4b?)
Should really start reading the guide book. Followed the crack from the start. An awkward move on good jams (HS 4b?)
Hidden 4 Jun, 2016 Solo O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 28 May, 2016 Solo
Hidden 24 May, 2016 2nd
Gerlach 15 May, 2016 2nd
MartF 15 May, 2016 2nd O/S
with Stu Spencer
with Stu Spencer
Hidden 14 May, 2016 2nd
DaveB61 13 Oct, 2015 2nd
MikeDowsett 13 Oct, 2015 Lead
with DaveB61
with DaveB61
Andrew Harding 3 Oct, 2015 2nd
Chris1234H 3 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Aug, 2015 Solo
Landy_Dom 6 Aug, 2015 TR O/S A beast for V Diff! very traditional and with some brutish moves. A long reach is useful too.
with Jen Gallagher, Ciaran Gallagher
A beast for V Diff! very traditional and with some brutish moves. A long reach is useful too.
with Jen Gallagher, Ciaran Gallagher
Hidden 10 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Sep, 2014 2nd
Hidden 11 Aug, 2014 2nd
Somerset swede basher 9 Aug, 2014 Solo O/S
trwolfe13 20 Jul, 2014 2nd
cameron_hall 20 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S Not as easy as it looked (partly because of a big puddle partway up the route).
Not as easy as it looked (partly because of a big puddle partway up the route).
tobydunford 6 Jul, 2014 Solo O/S
Tom Stoddart ?Jun, 2014 Solo
Ceara 21 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Mel Brown
with Mel Brown
Hidden 18 May, 2014 2nd O/S
Jimbo C 18 May, 2014 2nd Really interesting 3D climbing and rather graunchy. Severe 4b would be about right.
with Chris
Really interesting 3D climbing and rather graunchy. Severe 4b would be about right.
with Chris
Browny 19 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
dsgarner 12 Apr, 2014 2nd O/S
matthomas79 12 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
timjones 11 Jul, 2013 Lead
with Phil Lewis
with Phil Lewis
stratandrew 10 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with Clare Hodgson
with Clare Hodgson
mhawk 7 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Jul, 2013 2nd dog
morpcat 26 May, 2013 Solo O/S
detritus 22 May, 2013 2nd O/S Glass everywhere. A big reach at the groove if your shorter.
Glass everywhere. A big reach at the groove if your shorter.
Ben T@ylor 22 May, 2013 Lead O/S Broken glass all over route ledges and at the top. BEWARE. YOUR ROPE! Led then seconded for Al. Big reach for the break to start groove
with Alex wright
Broken glass all over route ledges and at the top. BEWARE. YOUR ROPE! Led then seconded for Al. Big reach for the break to start groove
with Alex wright
Dan Vaj 4 May, 2013 Lead O/S
barryp08 6 Mar, 2013 Lead dog steep angle to gain ledge
steep angle to gain ledge
rohai545 16 Aug, 2012 Lead Ha Neil! At last (with Punster's Crack), a route for the short..
with Neil Henson
Ha Neil! At last (with Punster's Crack), a route for the short..
with Neil Henson
Neil Henson 16 Aug, 2012 2nd A right pig for those with long legs
with Krish
A right pig for those with long legs
with Krish
terri mc 16 Aug, 2012 2nd β S 4a in the guide but felt harder.
with Andy Shardlow
S 4a in the guide but felt harder.
with Andy Shardlow
Andy DJ 12 Aug, 2012 Lead
Hidden 25 Jul, 2012 Solo
Dan Geh 19 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Roxy
with Roxy
treesrockice 13 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Stopsy
with Stopsy
Stopsy 13 Jun, 2012 2nd β Left hand start, definitely found it harder than VD
Left hand start, definitely found it harder than VD
Alex@home 30 May, 2012 Solo O/S
Takacs 29 Mar, 2012 2nd NOT VD the left hand way. awkward as anything!
with Mark Chevassut
NOT VD the left hand way. awkward as anything!
with Mark Chevassut
yarrow 24 Mar, 2012 Solo O/S
Stone Muppet 25 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S More like HS and traditional HS at that!
with ah
More like HS and traditional HS at that!
with ah
Hidden 9 Feb, 2012 2nd dog
Hidden 14 Jan, 2012 2nd O/S
PAJames ??, 2012 -
Hidden ??, 2012 -
ritchierich 12 Dec, 2011 Lead dnf Wet and slimey
with vinspin
Wet and slimey
with vinspin
vinspin 12 Dec, 2011 Lead dnf green wet and slippy
green wet and slippy
MJP 20 Nov, 2011 TR
Hidden 20 Nov, 2011 TR O/S
DerwentDiluted 2 Sep, 2011 Solo
Wil.Hooke 22 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
kez1 21 Aug, 2011 Solo O/S
bennys89 ?Aug, 2011 -
neilmackie 30 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Jul, 2011 Solo O/S
minirollsrule 25 Jun, 2011 Solo O/S
muwasi 21 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
with tim
with tim
Graeme Hammond 8 Jun, 2011 Solo O/S
CHASETRAILBUILDA 9 May, 2011 Solo O/S book says S certainly harder than VD
book says S certainly harder than VD
nath_casper 23 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with adam
with adam
Hidden 23 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
r.greaves 2 Apr, 2011 2nd
with Gaz Hughes
with Gaz Hughes
peter myers ?Apr, 2011 2nd
highfivekrissy ?Apr, 2011 Lead
Hidden 28 Mar, 2011 2nd
andyfry 29 Jan, 2011 Lead O/S S in guidebook
with Rob Williams
S in guidebook
with Rob Williams
Bobbyonrock ??, 2011 Lead O/S
djking1983 13 Dec, 2010 Solo
with Bram
with Bram
Rich Kay 24 Oct, 2010 Lead
with DH
with DH
DH 24 Oct, 2010 2nd
Duffers 9 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S Really nice start to the days climbing.
with Alex
Really nice start to the days climbing.
with Alex
ben comery 5 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S some tricky stretches, felt harder than a VD
with Pete W
some tricky stretches, felt harder than a VD
with Pete W
Hidden 5 Oct, 2010 Lead
petay 5 Oct, 2010 2nd
lukebowman551 4 Sep, 2010 Lead
with henry crosby, Duncan Bourne
with henry crosby, Duncan Bourne
Hidden 26 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
Tala A 3 Jul, 2010 Lead With direct start
With direct start
dishevelled 3 Jul, 2010 2nd O/S
simeclimb68 3 Jul, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 23 Jun, 2010 Lead dog
Hidden 14 Jun, 2010 Solo O/S
ayuplass 30 May, 2010 2nd
with miles
with miles
rob wmc 9 May, 2010 Lead O/S Right hand start is tricky VD, LH start more like severe 4b.
with Neil
Right hand start is tricky VD, LH start more like severe 4b.
with Neil
shafiq lalloo 17 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
ciaran1999 17 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Ky 14 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
with Tim
with Tim
cooper leek 14 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
with kate cruxton
with kate cruxton
colin milton 10 Apr, 2010 Solo
matty123 6 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with Richard Breakell, Rachael Breakell
with Richard Breakell, Rachael Breakell
sleavesley 5 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S Went from right to left then up! Thought it more than a V Diff though - Severe in Guidebook
with Dave Cain
Went from right to left then up! Thought it more than a V Diff though - Severe in Guidebook
with Dave Cain
R77 ??, 2010 Lead
cjphillips 30 Aug, 2009 Solo O/S
Mr. K 23 May, 2009 Lead RP
with Bryn Wood
with Bryn Wood
dja 1 May, 2009 Solo O/S
Smudge03 1 May, 2009 Solo O/S
with dja
with dja
Hixmclix 15 Apr, 2009 AltLd O/S
Jona Ure 15 Apr, 2009 -
benny_m 4 Mar, 2009 Solo
Hidden 4 Jan, 2009 Solo
MikeDowsett ??, 2009 Lead dnf
with Kris Scheinkonig
with Kris Scheinkonig
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Hidden ??, 2009 Lead
dave4430 ??, 2009 Lead With Gareth
With Gareth
popebenedictus 6 Dec, 2008 Solo O/S
jumpingjimminy 22 Nov, 2008 Lead dnf backed off due to lack of protection
with Ellie
backed off due to lack of protection
with Ellie
jumpingjimminy 22 Nov, 2008 TR rpt Top rope due to lack of lower pitch protection
with Ellie
Top rope due to lack of lower pitch protection
with Ellie
dannyboy83 22 Oct, 2008 Solo O/S
Karlos 14 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
with Ben
with Ben
Hidden 1 Sep, 2008 Lead
Hidden 1 Sep, 2008 2nd
AndyM-LVB 3 Aug, 2008 2nd
with Brendan Ferguson
with Brendan Ferguson
Chris the Tall 23 Jul, 2008 Solo O/S Via direct start, quite a tussle
Via direct start, quite a tussle
john lynch 3 Jul, 2008 Solo
thrutch 24 Jun, 2008 Solo
Hidden 24 Jun, 2008 Solo O/S
Paul_southgate68 19 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 11 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
fi_b 11 Jun, 2008 2nd
with Andy
with Andy
BeccaSnowden 24 May, 2008 Lead O/S
with MattT88
with MattT88
MattT88 24 May, 2008 2nd
Becki Moore 24 May, 2008 TR RP took the slab route. took a fall and hit the floor but success on second attempt. first time in trainers second attempt in rock shoes. quite a nerve-wracking first time climbing route
with Becca Snowdon
took the slab route. took a fall and hit the floor but success on second attempt. first time in trainers second attempt in rock shoes. quite a nerve-wracking first time climbing route
with Becca Snowdon
Hidden 11 May, 2008 Lead
Hidden ?May, 2008 -
MattT88 30 Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
with maggsy
with maggsy
maggsy 30 Apr, 2008 2nd O/S
with MattT88
with MattT88
Rampikino 30 Mar, 2008 Lead
with Cat
with Cat
daveagriff ??, 2008 Lead
jamiev 4 Nov, 2007 Solo O/S
RichardBilly 16 Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
with Matt Bishop
with Matt Bishop
Ben Hollands 9 Sep, 2007 Lead
with Chris Harding
with Chris Harding
daza 5 Sep, 2007 Lead
with Ceara
with Ceara
Hidden ?Sep, 2007 Lead
keenrich 29 Aug, 2007 2nd This cannot be a VDiff. The right hand route has a technical move with no gear and the left hand route requires good jamming skills and precious little for the feet just when you need them. An interesting problem nevertheless.
This cannot be a VDiff. The right hand route has a technical move with no gear and the left hand route requires good jamming skills and precious little for the feet just when you need them. An interesting problem nevertheless.
nai 24 Aug, 2007 Solo rpt
Hidden 29 Jul, 2007 TR β
stevefromstoke 29 Jul, 2007 TR β Horrible climb . i wont be leading this 1
with apedale
Horrible climb . i wont be leading this 1
with apedale
Twisty 24 Jul, 2007 2nd O/S Traditional VD!
with Simon Ager
Traditional VD!
with Simon Ager
Hidden 11 Jul, 2007 Lead dnf
Hidden 20 May, 2007 Solo O/S
Hidden 11 May, 2007 2nd
Hidden 11 May, 2007 Lead
doughboy_swiftandsure 29 Mar, 2007 Solo O/S
Hidden 10 Mar, 2007 Lead dnf
Hidden 10 Sep, 2006 2nd
Hidden 10 Sep, 2006 Lead
BruceW 12 Aug, 2006 Solo O/S
Howard J 8 Aug, 2006 Lead dnf Horrible! No holds, and green and dirty. If there is a trick move, I didn't find it. Can this really be V Diff?
Horrible! No holds, and green and dirty. If there is a trick move, I didn't find it. Can this really be V Diff?
runestone 8 Aug, 2006 2nd
Hidden 22 Jul, 2006 Lead dnf
Hidden 30 Jun, 2006 Solo O/S
adam carless 30 Jun, 2006 Solo O/S
tomboyle 19 Jun, 2006 Solo
AlastairB 6 May, 2006 2nd O/S
fordie77 6 May, 2006 2nd dog
with A Brookes, D Bishop
with A Brookes, D Bishop
Andrew Abraham ??, 2006 Lead Very awkward for the grade
Very awkward for the grade
davek ?Sep, 2005 Lead O/S
with Larson
with Larson
Hidden 28 Aug, 2005 Solo
Chesh ?Jun, 2005 2nd
with Lawrence
with Lawrence
mol 7 May, 2005 Solo
Hidden 9 Apr, 2005 -
Dave Mason ?Apr, 2005 Solo O/S
mark s ??, 2005 -
Hidden ?Oct, 2004 Lead
John Eley ?Feb, 2004 Lead O/S
Rampikino 25 Jan, 2004 Lead
with Liz Hay
with Liz Hay
Hidden 10 Jun, 2003 Lead
Hidden ??, 2003 -
Andy Say 29 May, 2001 Solo
andy007 19 Apr, 2001 Lead O/S Harder than you think
with Jon Humphreys
Harder than you think
with Jon Humphreys
Hidden 10 Aug, 2000 Lead
Gus 10 May, 2000 Solo
Hidden 6 May, 2000 Lead
spqr 24 Apr, 2000 2nd O/S
with Chesh
with Chesh
Laramadness 11 Mar, 2000 Solo O/S
Hidden 26 Oct, 1997 Solo
michael burrows 21 Jun, 1995 Solo
Roget 2 Feb, 1991 Solo O/S
nai ??, 1991 Solo
nai ??, 1991 Solo
Iain Thow 22 Jun, 1989 Solo
Rick51 14 Jul, 1985 Solo
Tim Bateman 18 Apr, 1985 2nd
Nigel Bond 8 Jan, 1984 -
with Charlie Leverton
with Charlie Leverton
DonnyDave 10 Aug, 1979 Lead
with Steve Holgarth
with Steve Holgarth
tapley 29 Nov, 1975 Lead
with Alison Tapley
with Alison Tapley
mikej 22 Dec, 1974 Solo
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