Rockfax Description
10m. From the recess, pull left and climb the right-hand side of the face. A pumpy little number and high in the grade. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Every Climb at Windgather.

mjeffery 18/Oct/17 Lead O/S
with The Boy
Séjeffery 18/Oct/17 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/17 Solo
Mr Fuller 16/Sep/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/17 2nd dog
Hidden 26/Aug/17 Solo
Stoff 29/Jul/17 2nd rpt

Good start - similar to Leg up in a way.

with Andrew
RichT 24/Jul/17 -
Hidden 16/Jul/17 2nd O/S
alex_richmond98 06/Jul/17 TR O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/17 Lead O/S
jameselee85 29/May/17 Lead O/S


with Jillian Egan
Johnathan 28/May/17 Lead dnf

Exhausted after crux.

Ally Smith 08/May/17 Solo O/S
M60OON 28/Mar/17 Solo
Marcus Wright 26/Mar/17 Solo O/S
Mark Loveday 24/Mar/17 TR O/S
with andrew
Ids1165 ??/2017 Solo
Becky 26/Oct/16 TR O/S
with James Butler
Hidden 23/Oct/16 Lead O/S
mrphilipoldham 12/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Georgina Watt
kermit_uk 11/Sep/16 Solo O/S
benscarter 02/Sep/16 2nd
with Jack
jwpil 02/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Ben
Frances Bensley 23/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Mollie Witt
oli5896 13/Aug/16 2nd O/S
with Rob
noteviljoe 14/Jul/16 2nd O/S
yossarian714 14/Jul/16 Lead β
Hidden 14/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Jack Whiteley 14/Jul/16 2nd O/S
mmmhumous 27/Jun/16 TR dnf
with Marie, Ged
Bradbury 19/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Luke Evans
Stroppy 06/Jun/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/May/16 Solo O/S
MusicalMountaineer 27/May/16 Lead O/S

Nice move.

TDSvejstrup 07/May/16 Lead O/S
with Rebekah Hailes
dan_o_b 04/May/16 Solo O/S
Ianhulme ?/May/16 Lead O/S
Matt Harmon 22/Apr/16 Solo O/S
harry_lewis 22/Apr/16 Solo O/S
with Matt Harmon
mitseb 25/Mar/16 Solo O/S
with Artur Kwiek
DeanD ??/2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Nov/15 Solo O/S
Sophie Nunn 01/Nov/15 Solo O/S
charley 31/Oct/15 Solo O/S
Roget 10/Oct/15 Solo rpt
with robin
Robin Nichols 10/Oct/15 Solo O/S
with Roger
Hidden 26/Sep/15 Solo
Hidden 25/Aug/15 TR
mtempest 15/Aug/15 2nd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 15/Aug/15 Lead
switch ?/Jul/15 Solo O/S
with Leanne
John Higgs 05/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/May/15 Solo
Hidden 21/May/15 Solo
Paul Hy 17/May/15 Lead rpt
with Damian W, Nick O
smartydh9 12/May/15 Lead O/S
KeenClimber 10/May/15 Lead
fuzzysheep01 21/Apr/15 Solo O/S
atom 08/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Becks87 08/Apr/15 Solo O/S
CharlieMack 27/Mar/15 Solo rpt
Roberttaylor 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
HumphreyJ20 07/Feb/15 2nd O/S
Valentino 07/Feb/15 Lead
with Jay
TJ Mather 10/Nov/14 TR RP

TR self belay.

BoulderyDave 12/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Sep/14 Solo O/S
geoff.comley 21/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Paul Hy 10/Sep/14 Lead O/S

one move wonder defo not 5b

with Lee W
lee1234 10/Sep/14 2nd
with Paul Hy
Hidden 05/Sep/14 Solo O/S
amccann 04/Sep/14 Solo
Marti999 27/Aug/14 Solo O/S
with Ben Hallett
Hidden 04/Aug/14 2nd
pheotleyr 04/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Mike
Deezel65 12/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/14 Solo O/S
gregoritos 15/Apr/14 Solo
alpinemonkey 01/Apr/14 2nd O/S

Really good fun.

Haydn Jones 30/Mar/14 Solo O/S
odox 29/Mar/14 Solo O/S
with Andy Birtwistle
MischaHY 10/Mar/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Mar/14 Lead rpt
Matt_C9716 ??/2014 Lead O/S
with Ged
Hidden 29/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/13 2nd
Andrew Abraham 26/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Mel Brown, Andy Rayner, Ceara
Chris Murray 20/Aug/13 Solo

An easy tick at the grade. But that's Windgather (honourable exception for Portfolio)

Strachan 21/Jul/13 2nd

Didn't fancy the lead.

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
Alistair Corbett 14/Jun/13 Solo O/S
Gerallt Owain 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Andy Lyons
andrewlyons14 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S
spacecadetjake ?/Jun/13 2nd
with Robbie jenkins
Iron Face 26/May/13 TR O/S
with Lozza
gregoritos 16/May/13 Solo
HAJ Francis 20/Apr/13 Solo O/S
Will Sheaff 17/Apr/13 Lead
with Paul Bann
mtempest 09/Apr/13 2nd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 09/Apr/13 Lead
jimmysdead 07/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Bloody tough overhang start

with Blake
Steve Waters, Mynydd 07/Apr/13 Solo
Hidden 19/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Rob Gillespie ??/2013 Solo
SED 11/Nov/12 2nd O/S

One move wonder

claregardiner 21/Oct/12 2nd
Joe Costello 06/Oct/12 Solo O/S
sputnik 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Mrs Z
c00kie 22/Sep/12 2nd
with Gavin
John-Henry 26/Aug/12 2nd O/S
crimpy 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S

definitely VS.

with Jhc
Hidden 10/Aug/12 2nd O/S
JimboWizbo 10/Aug/12 Lead O/S

One move wonder, big rockover, think I lanked it a bit.

with Beth
cpoad 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Niklas L
Nick F Smith 24/Jul/12 Solo
Steve Waters, Mynydd 21/Jul/12 Solo

Found a less committing way today of doing the crux move. No more than 5a.

Hidden 19/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Steve Waters, Mynydd 17/Jun/12 Lead

Excellent. Took a bit of courage to go for it, but the rewards are well worth it.

mtempest 17/Jun/12 -

Led on Steve's gear

Hidden 04/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 29/May/12 Solo O/S
amccann 22/May/12 Lead O/S
RichyBOYY 18/May/12 Lead
Hidden 28/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Dave Foster 24/Mar/12 Solo
CharlieMack 22/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
markhilton 03/Oct/11 Solo O/S
NeilGriffiths 31/Aug/11 Lead
with Adam
A Crook 31/Aug/11 2nd
Andy Hardy 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Oceanic 20/Aug/11 -
deklan 18/Aug/11 Solo
steveth 17/Aug/11 Lead O/S
riddle 13/Aug/11 Solo O/S
with Yasmina
john.gaffney 24/Jul/11 2nd
with dan m
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
benkelsey 21/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Jul/11 Solo O/S
David Kay 13/Jul/11 2nd
crazy pierre 10/Jul/11 TR O/S
with Karen Baker
AB744 24/Jun/11 Solo O/S
thomasadixon 11/Jun/11 Solo O/S
rockman 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S

After the first reach - found much easier than expected.Not HVS and barely 5a??

with Peter B
Mitch1990 02/Jun/11 Solo
Hidden 03/May/11 Solo O/S
culmclimberRob 30/Apr/11 Solo
gpcomps 26/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Stoff 26/Apr/11 2nd rpt
with gpcomps
fatbuoybazza 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
nath_casper 22/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with adam
dabreen 21/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Apr/11 2nd
Jake Young 21/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/11 Solo
MarkCunnington 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
arunthomas 17/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Mark C
Joe Grondowski 10/Apr/11 Lead
with Andy Grondowski
MariaT 09/Apr/11 Lead dnf

VS (5a) in the BMC guide. Left a fair bit of skin and blood behind, but couldn't quite get past the crux. Looked rather green beyond that...

with Marcus
Stig 06/Apr/11 Solo
deklan 23/Mar/11 Solo
Hillson 22/Mar/11 Lead O/S
PeteWilson 22/Mar/11 2nd O/S

Pumpy! easier going after the first couple of moves

Somerset swede basher 18/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Josh Maye 02/Mar/11 TR
Josh Maye 02/Mar/11 Lead
Hidden 29/Jan/11 TR O/S
bigroomboy 29/Jan/11 2nd O/S
with Sam Coe
mwatson ??/2011 Solo O/S
timmyhobby ??/2011 Lead
shed_hed 17/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Sep/10 Lead
David Kay 08/Sep/10 2nd
Pete Dalzell 08/Sep/10 Lead
Hidden 08/Sep/10 Solo O/S
Jonathan Hall 02/Sep/10 Solo
LittleClimbingMaria 31/Aug/10 -
Hidden 05/Aug/10 Solo O/S
redknight137 22/Jul/10 2nd
RichT 10/Jul/10 Solo rpt
wild_nomad 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Great climbing throughout although the crux at the beginning has barely adequate protection. Bold but excellent start. Certainly not 5b. Check out link for beta:

with Seb
simeclimb68 26/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Storm Hunter 20/Jun/10 2nd O/S

after Trudy lead route 1

Rachel S 14/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Des Chadderton, Al Metelko
Souljah 28/May/10 Solo O/S
with On my own, straight from work
Shad 16/May/10 Lead
Steve J P 16/May/10 2nd
with AS
jamesgodwin64 09/May/10 Solo O/S
maxkellock 03/May/10 Lead O/S

nice start nice route

shafiq lalloo 03/May/10 2nd β
shafiq lalloo 22/Apr/10 Lead O/S

A Delight :D

cooper leek 21/Apr/10 2nd rpt
with donk
donkster 21/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with ben
Hidden 18/Apr/10 Lead
davidwright 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S

5b moves with no gear is never VS even if its not a chop route. Harder than portfolio.

with Sam
spacey 18/Apr/10 Solo
Hidden 18/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 18/Apr/10 2nd
willoates 10/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 28/Mar/10 Lead O/S
philw ??/2010 -
Hidden 15/Nov/09 Lead
ChrisBigwood 17/Oct/09 Lead
with Mark Rowe
Hidden 11/Sep/09 2nd
Hidden 11/Sep/09 Lead O/S
axeman 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with schofield
Hidden 22/Aug/09 2nd
MattT88 16/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Killianmurphy 16/Aug/09 2nd
ukx 02/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Jul/09 Solo O/S
Byronius Maximus 25/Jul/09 Lead O/S
AMarchant 20/Jul/09 Solo O/S
with Stu Air
Alfredo 08/Jul/09 Solo
sgl0jd 30/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Luke
Hidden 30/Jun/09 2nd
dpmUK 24/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Dan Lane 24/Jun/09 Lead O/S

Hard moves with bad gear (2micronuts, and a low good cam) just needed to commit, and it was ok from there.

Hidden 08/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/09 TR O/S
Steve Pardoe 02/Jun/09 2nd

"Only" VS 5a in my Rockfax Western Grit!

with Goi Ashmore
goi.ashmore 02/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Steve Pardoe
pauldrew 29/May/09 Solo
with Crag Jones
Hidden 21/May/09 2nd
cooper leek ?/May/09 2nd O/S
with dennis
Hidden 29/Apr/09 Solo O/S
RichT 19/Mar/09 Solo
summo ??/2009 -
thedanwhalley ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Solo O/S
hardoreVdiffBen ??/2009 -
nathanmanc 21/Sep/08 Solo O/S
HeatherF 13/Sep/08 Solo
Hidden 13/Jul/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/08 2nd O/S
taine 05/Jun/08 TR
Paul Bowen 12/May/08 Solo O/S
Jeronimo 10/May/08 Solo O/S
Carl Smethurst 07/May/08 Solo O/S
Benrj ?/May/08 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2008 -
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 19/Dec/07 Solo
Hidden 25/Aug/07 Solo dnf
Hidden 17/Apr/07 Solo
littledave 06/Apr/07 2nd
with Ian Parkhouse
Goose4 ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
adam carless 02/Dec/06 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/06 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/06 -
Stig 26/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Cameron13 24/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Mark, Kate, Rach
Hidden 22/Aug/06 Solo
Pete E 09/Jun/06 2nd O/S

second barefoot!!! (Shoes were hurting a lot)

with Stu Day
SGD 09/Jun/06 Lead O/S

great - but felt considerably harder than Route 2 my second did it barefoot - pillock :)

with Pete Edwards
craig h 19/Apr/06 Solo O/S
Ben1983 ??/2006 Solo β
ArnaudG ??/2006 Solo
Hidden 19/Aug/05 Solo
Col Allott ?/Jun/05 Solo O/S
with Chris Allott
highclimber ?/Oct/04 Lead O/S
Laramadness 07/Sep/04 Solo O/S
jimshrimp 05/Sep/04 2nd
cem 31/Jul/04 Lead O/S
with Sally Dipple
Mike Turner 12/Jun/04 TR O/S
Hidden 27/May/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/03 2nd
Hidden ?/Aug/03 Solo
Mark Riley ?/Jul/03 Solo O/S
petekeron ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Sep/02 Lead O/S
Allan Young 18/Aug/02 2nd β
with Ronnie Jones
adamwesthead 16/Sep/01 Lead O/S
with Taylor
Bullybones ??/2000 -
John Eley ?/Jun/98 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1993 -
Roget 31/Jul/89 2nd O/S
with jim
Billg 28/Jul/85 Lead
with Dave Gregory
Ian Clare ??/1983 -
uphillnow ??/1980 -
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