Rockfax Description
8m. The low roof is a short-lived struggle. A beefy pull gains a rest then more of the same, or scuttle off left. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Every Climb at Windgather.

mjeffery 18/Oct/17 Solo O/S
Joecartmell 09/Oct/17 2nd
JemG 09/Oct/17 Lead β
with Joe Cartmell
DaveBentley 25/Sep/17 Lead
smithjmw46 25/Sep/17 Lead O/S
Dafydd Llywelyn 24/Sep/17 Solo O/S
with Clare Wigley
Hidden 19/Sep/17 TR
Hidden 16/Sep/17 2nd O/S
Mr Fuller 16/Sep/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/17 Solo
alex_richmond98 16/Aug/17 Solo O/S

Accidental solo. Felt more like a good 5b boulder problem. Terrible gear, but due to its height, isn't a problem.

with Alex Fletcher
Elsier 06/Aug/17 Lead O/S
with Adrian
Andy Hardy 09/Jul/17 Solo O/S
wil_perry 13/May/17 Solo
jack89 10/May/17 Solo
Ally Smith 08/May/17 Solo O/S
KeenClimber 07/May/17 Lead O/S
with Darren Lee
RichT 02/May/17 Solo rpt
Hidden 28/Apr/17 Solo O/S
Deezel65 06/Apr/17 2nd rpt
Hidden 06/Apr/17 Lead
Marcus Wright 26/Mar/17 Solo O/S
Ids1165 ??/2017 Solo
Alex_Derbyshire 27/Nov/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Oct/16 Solo
Hidden 19/Sep/16 Solo
kermit_uk 11/Sep/16 Solo O/S
Keenb 29/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Andy Elliott
Hidden 15/Aug/16 Solo
mrphilipoldham 05/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Georgina Watt
Stephen3005 21/Jul/16 -
Hidden 21/Jul/16 Solo
smudge 12/Jul/16 Solo O/S
Nafclimbsrocks 19/Jun/16 Solo
radddogg 19/Jun/16 2nd O/S
with Tom Richards
g1m147 29/May/16 Solo
marcus.dodd 05/May/16 Solo O/S
Jan.Hrb 04/May/16 Solo
dan_o_b 04/May/16 Solo rpt
Hidden 23/Apr/16 Solo
Matt Harmon 22/Apr/16 Solo rpt
harry_lewis 22/Apr/16 Solo O/S
with Matt Harmon
RichT 13/Apr/16 Solo

Beautiful warm evening and hardly any wind!!

with Misty, Helen
thehugehead 10/Apr/16 Lead


with Alice
Kinge 20/Mar/16 Lead O/S
RichT 11/Feb/16 Solo
with Misty
Stroppy 10/Jan/16 Solo O/S
Bullybones ??/2016 -
charley 30/Dec/15 Solo rpt
Hidden 21/Nov/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Nov/15 Solo
charley 31/Oct/15 Solo rpt
Roget 10/Oct/15 Solo O/S
with robin
Robin Nichols 10/Oct/15 Solo O/S
with Roger
Bullybones 01/Oct/15 Sent
Bullybones 01/Oct/15 Sent
RichT 29/Sep/15 Solo β
Hidden 26/Sep/15 Solo
Hidden 25/Sep/15 Solo
g1m147 30/Aug/15 Solo
Hidden 19/Aug/15 Lead
Hidden 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Wayne S 16/Jul/15 Solo O/S
John Higgs 05/Jun/15 Solo O/S
RobSanderson 02/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/May/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/May/15 2nd
Bullybones 10/May/15 Sent
fuzzysheep01 21/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Joshthomas 17/Apr/15 Lead O/S

rather disappointing climb compared to the other vs' around

Jules Lane 14/Apr/15 Solo O/S
yossarian714 14/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Bullybones 14/Apr/15 Sent
Rob Davies 14/Apr/15 Solo

R of line in book for top part?

JEP 07/Apr/15 Solo rpt
CharlieMack 27/Mar/15 Solo rpt
TJ Mather 25/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Dom Bloomfield 25/Mar/15 2nd β
Roberttaylor 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
georgenvk 08/Feb/15 Solo rpt
atom 08/Feb/15 Solo O/S
bigbear86 ??/2015 Lead
dan_o_b ??/2015 Solo O/S
RichardLeggett 04/Oct/14 2nd
najki_2000 27/Sep/14 Lead β

very escapable at any point but rather good pointles fun. lead on Alex's gear. good long pull at the start then traversed a bit to the left to finish up the longer face. we didnt bother with belay at the top - just collected the gear from the ledges on the right

asmith37 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Nika
Benstar 18/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Bisteris 14/Sep/14 2nd O/S
jules699 14/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Tricky! (Felt harder than The Rib VS 5a)

Hidden 05/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Matt Harmon 04/Sep/14 Lead O/S
amccann 04/Sep/14 Solo
craggybear 02/Sep/14 Lead O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 19/Aug/14 2nd
tom_lewis89 19/Aug/14 Lead
pheotleyr 04/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Mike
Deezel65 12/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/14 Solo
KDhruev 21/Jun/14 Solo O/S
dpiddock 21/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Solo O/S
BoulderyDave 06/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Without ouching the arête

Hidden 06/Jun/14 -
Albachoss 06/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Bullybones 19/May/14 -
Climbster 17/May/14 Solo O/S
with Climbout, Ian
Bloke on a Rope 17/May/14 Solo O/S
with Jake, Matt
stuart34 28/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Rotorslap 16/Apr/14 -
with Eddie, John Eley
georgenvk 12/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Haydn Jones 30/Mar/14 Solo O/S
odox 29/Mar/14 Solo O/S
with Andy Birtwistle
joemallia 14/Mar/14 2nd O/S

Mark's lead

MischaHY 10/Mar/14 Solo O/S
marclloyd77 01/Mar/14 Solo
dean79 01/Mar/14 Solo

probably went a bit right and off route

MatthewH 02/Jan/14 Solo β

Couldn't even get over the roof 6 months ago. Really nice moves.

charley 24/Nov/13 Solo rpt
Andrew Abraham 26/Aug/13 Solo O/S
with Mel Brown, Andy Rayner, Ceara
Nick F Smith 16/Aug/13 Solo
Hidden 03/Aug/13 Solo
mikealexpayne 22/Jul/13 2nd
Ragingpossum 17/Jul/13 Solo O/S
monkeymatt 15/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Gowry Sisuplanan
Bullybones 08/Jul/13 Sent
David Kay 04/Jul/13 Solo rpt
frost 21/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with D Garry
mux 21/Jun/13 Solo
with frost
jogh 16/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with Vincent
vinni 16/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with James
John HW 15/Jun/13 -
with Ben HW
Hidden 15/Jun/13 Solo O/S
Ben HW 15/Jun/13 -
with John HW
Alistair Corbett 14/Jun/13 Solo O/S
snapperdan 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
andrewlyons14 08/Jun/13 Solo O/S
sputnik 03/Jun/13 Solo O/S
dutybooty 27/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Enjoyed this after failing portfolio.

with Bieber
AshBash 27/Apr/13 2nd
with Ash
HAJ Francis 20/Apr/13 Solo O/S
rockman 20/Apr/13 Lead RP

Used the arete to get the top wall.

with Peter B
Hidden 13/Apr/13 2nd
Gumery 13/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Clint
mtempest 09/Apr/13 Lead
Steve Waters, Mynydd 09/Apr/13 Lead
Nigel Bond 09/Apr/13 2nd
with Bern Hardman
will9911 07/Apr/13 Solo O/S
Pete Nugent 07/Apr/13 -

Could not do the pull over the roof. Climbed another 10 routes or so with various LC&CC members.

with Will Taylor (LC&CC)
Hidden 07/Apr/13 Lead
carl roberts 04/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Ron ??/2013 -
BTphonehome 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Kasha
kasha_gregson 21/Oct/12 2nd
with Bram
Joe Costello 06/Oct/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Sep/12 Lead
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
davewsargent 02/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with dean jones
Hidden 10/Aug/12 Solo
RFWilkie 27/Jul/12 Solo O/S


mrginna 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Bernie
Bullybones 22/May/12 Sent
jon_gill1 20/May/12 2nd O/S
RichyBOYY 30/Apr/12 Lead
Nick Rundall 17/Apr/12 Solo rpt
with Al Padkin, Adam Youd
jimmysdead 24/Mar/12 Solo

Once committed went straight through. Pleased with this one.

Dave Foster 24/Mar/12 Solo

Finished direct to left arete. Felt sketch.

CharlieMack 22/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Rob Gillespie ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
samuel.stevens 20/Dec/11 Lead
ardzeiem 20/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Tim
lou_p 20/Nov/11 2nd
with Rich
timmyhobby 31/Oct/11 Solo
Stuart Wildman 26/Oct/11 2nd
with Neil
markhilton 03/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Oct/11 TR
disturbed_one51 27/Sep/11 Solo
mol 01/Sep/11 Lead
with Jesse
Oceanic 20/Aug/11 -
Heggie 15/Aug/11 Lead
with Tim Rodgers
riddle 13/Aug/11 Solo O/S
JaseSSDD 28/Jul/11 2nd
with Andy Eaton
muwasi 27/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jul/11 Solo O/S
benkelsey 21/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Yanis Nayu 09/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Andy
gpcomps 30/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Stoff 30/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Found the start fairly easy but then went for the mantle onto the ledge to the right near the top - off route ?

with gpcomps
Hidden 29/Jun/11 Lead
AB744 24/Jun/11 Solo O/S
joe king 19/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with James Moore, dan towns
DanT 19/Jun/11 2nd dnf

James's Lead. Couldn't pull through the overhang

with James Moore, Paul Rowlands
PeteWilson 14/Jun/11 Solo rpt
thomasadixon 11/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Dan Lane 11/May/11 Solo O/S
R8JimBob88 29/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Simon
Hidden 27/Apr/11 Lead
AndyFunnell 27/Apr/11 2nd
with Skinny
Rich Kay 22/Apr/11 Lead
dabreen 21/Apr/11 Solo
Jake Young 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/11 Solo
MarkCunnington 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
arunthomas 17/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Mark C
Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
hellboundblr 03/Apr/11 Lead
with Adam M
adsyrah 03/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 31/Mar/11 Solo
Nick Rundall 29/Mar/11 Lead rpt
with Al Padkin
PeteWilson 19/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Hillson 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
Somerset swede basher 07/Mar/11 Solo O/S
charley 06/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Ange, Kev
valentinesbabe 06/Mar/11 2nd O/S

Couldn't get started without a foot on the block behind, no sure if this is allowed. Found it harder than portfolio!

Tithe Technique 06/Mar/11 TR O/S
Rob Davies 06/Mar/11 Solo
lozowen 25/Feb/11 Solo
Hidden 29/Jan/11 Solo O/S
idiotproof (Buxton MC) ??/2011 -
mwatson ??/2011 Solo O/S
RichT 02/Nov/10 Solo rpt
Col Allott 25/Oct/10 Solo rpt
Anthony Allsopp 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Mitch1990 17/Sep/10 Lead
shed_hed 17/Sep/10 Solo O/S
eel 05/Sep/10 Solo O/S
Jonathan Hall 02/Sep/10 Solo
Hidden 14/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/Aug/10 Solo O/S
joeoutdoors 05/Aug/10 Solo O/S
with Ally Hurst
RichT 10/Jul/10 Solo rpt
Kingsjester 26/Jun/10 2nd dog

Tricky climb, struggled to get off the floor!

Hidden 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S
simeclimb68 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Rachel S 14/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Des Chadderton, Al Metelko
maxkellock 12/Jun/10 Lead rpt

very nice route have to think alot but lacks anchor points at teh top

with Jo
Andy Clarke 11/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Ralph
Souljah 28/May/10 Solo O/S
with On my own, straight from work
Hidden 09/May/10 Lead O/S
hellboundblr 09/May/10 2nd
with Danny Smudge
Nick Rundall 04/May/10 Solo rpt
Nick Rundall 03/May/10 Solo rpt
Hidden 02/May/10 Solo O/S
Shad 28/Apr/10 Solo
dja 19/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Nick Rundall 11/Apr/10 Solo rpt
ebastock 10/Apr/10 2nd dnf
with John Beddard
maxkellock 17/Mar/10 2nd O/S

nice route couple sketchy sections

ciaran1999 17/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with max, tom kelly
RichT 16/Mar/10 Solo rpt
David Kay ??/2010 2nd
pie_eater_pete ??/2010 -
idiotproof (Buxton MC) ??/2010 -
Pete Dalzell ??/2010 Lead
cymjt ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 -
Ben HW 15/Nov/09 Lead
with James Brownhill
d_evo20 15/Nov/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Sep/09 Lead O/S
axeman 22/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with schofield
Hidden 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Nick1812P 21/Aug/09 2nd
with Jamie
JDDD 11/Aug/09 Solo
Hidden 28/Jul/09 Solo O/S
hardoreVdiffBen 25/Jul/09 -
Byronius Maximus 25/Jul/09 Solo O/S
koopa 20/Jul/09 Sent dnf

Did the pull over the roof and hand traversed off to the left from the break.

with Egg
eggman83 20/Jul/09 2nd
with Jim "koopa" Riseborough
Hidden 15/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Lead
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Solo
rwm7131 13/Jun/09 Solo
John HW ?/Jun/09 Lead

Ran a lead climbing workshop for Ben and Manchester Uni

with Students
DeanD ?/Jun/09 Solo
davross1986 ?/Jun/09 Solo O/S

easier than it sounds with solid grips and a good resting place halfway. plus the added bonus of an easy get out if needed.

Hidden ?/Jun/09 Lead
pauldrew 29/May/09 Solo
with Crag Jones
Heinrich 22/Apr/09 Solo dnf

Must do better

with Dave N
MattT88 05/Apr/09 Lead O/S
bobpilgrem 05/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Bob/Tom
RichT 02/Apr/09 Solo
donkster 01/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with dennis
dinosaurchestra ??/2009 Solo
summo ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Solo O/S
thedanwhalley ??/2009 -
Monk 13/Sep/08 Solo
with Mandy
skittles 23/Jul/08 Solo O/S
dpmUK 11/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Hugh
Matthew Coleman 08/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Jim Cook
Paul Bowen 12/May/08 Solo O/S
KarlH 08/May/08 Lead O/S
with Ash
Carl Smethurst 07/May/08 Solo rpt
Stoff ?/May/08 TR
Benrj ?/May/08 Solo O/S
sgl0jd ?/May/08 Lead
maybe_si 08/Apr/08 Solo O/S
Rob Davies 11/Feb/08 Solo
Hidden 08/Feb/08 Solo
kingholmesy ??/2008 Sent O/S

Lots of good eliminates here

daveagriff ??/2008 Solo
Hidden ??/2008 -
stordys ??/2008 -
stordys ??/2008 -
Hidden 19/Dec/07 Solo
MaccMark 06/Oct/07 Lead
with Val Young
Hidden 02/Sep/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Theeni 12/Aug/07 Lead
with Matt Dalby
tontopink 04/Aug/07 Lead
Hidden 19/Jul/07 Solo O/S
harryt 09/Jun/07 2nd O/S
with Craig
Hidden 04/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/07 2nd O/S
Shad ?/Jun/07 Lead
Hidden 04/May/07 Solo O/S
Alex@home ?/May/07 Solo
with neil
Hidden 28/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/07 Solo
littledave 06/Apr/07 Solo O/S
with Ian Parkhouse
adam carless 03/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Goose4 ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
stevo smith 01/Nov/06 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/06 Solo O/S
Nicos 26/Jun/06 Solo O/S
with solo
Hidden 01/Jun/06 Solo
givemetea 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with Gill Dibben
Hidden 29/Apr/06 2nd
ChrisBrooke 23/Apr/06 Lead O/S
with John Inkpen
craig h 19/Apr/06 Solo O/S
goi.ashmore 18/Feb/06 Solo O/S
studly84 08/Jan/06 Lead O/S

good pull up on th first hold to a nice crimp to pass the crux.

with thomas poulton
ArnaudG ??/2006 Solo
Ben1983 ??/2006 Solo β
Hidden 11/Dec/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Nov/05 2nd
Hidden 19/Aug/05 Solo
Rob Laird ?/Aug/05 Lead O/S
DerwentDiluted 23/Jul/05 Solo
cem 02/Jul/05 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Jun/05 Lead
Col Allott ?/Jun/05 Solo O/S
with Chris Allott
Rampikino 25/Apr/05 Lead
with Liz Hay
Hidden 16/Apr/05 Solo
Hidden ??/2005 -
Mr Wild ??/2005 Solo
chrishedgehog 31/Oct/04 Solo O/S
highclimber ?/Oct/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/04 Lead
jonnyboy 03/Sep/04 Solo

not much point leading it

jimshrimp 27/Aug/04 Lead O/S
Carl Smethurst 15/Jun/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Apr/04 Solo
Monk ??/2004 -
Monk ??/2004 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/03 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/03 Sent x
Hidden 27/Aug/03 2nd
Hidden ?/Aug/03 Solo
Hidden 03/Jul/03 Solo
Hidden 21/Feb/03 Lead
petekeron ??/2003 Lead O/S
Laramadness 17/Aug/02 Solo O/S
Adi Hooper ??/2001 Lead
with Sherborne Adventure Group
John Eley ??/1995 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1993 -
Iain Thow 25/May/92 Solo
Ian Clare ??/1983 -
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1981 Solo
uphillnow ??/1980 -
Hidden 08/Jul/65 Solo
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