Rockfax Description
12m. The steep crack with the odd holds on the arete will test your jamming technique. The groove above has a tricky exit. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Connoisseur's Classic Rock, Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List.

TimSolway 02/Jan Lead O/S
JemG 27/Dec/16 Lead rpt
with Joe Cartmell
Joecartmell 27/Dec/16 2nd
with JemG
TJ Mather 27/Dec/16 2nd
joeramsay 18/Dec/16 Lead O/S
with Joe Mawhood
TJ Mather 09/Oct/16 2nd rpt
staceyjg 09/Oct/16 Lead O/S

found this to be quite tough, probably because I didn't do any jamming at all and mainly stuck to the arÍte. Some nice moves though.

Joecartmell 09/Oct/16 Lead
with Tom
cragtyke 05/Oct/16 Lead
with Jamie
smoreda 03/Oct/16 Lead
Droyd 02/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Megan
Hidden 30/Sep/16 Lead rpt
Stefan Trebicki 24/Sep/16 Lead
with Dave Palmer
Rob Jarratt 20/Sep/16 Lead rpt
with James Rushton
JRR 20/Sep/16 2nd
with Rob
Hidden 11/Sep/16 2nd rpt
Hidden 11/Sep/16 Lead
Hidden 11/Sep/16 Lead β
John Geoffrey 10/Sep/16 Lead dog
with Fiona
FDixon 10/Sep/16 2nd O/S
john lynch 04/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Bethan D
adi bryant 01/Sep/16 Lead
with Sam
Hidden 28/Aug/16 TR
rob 528 23/Aug/16 2nd rpt
with M60OON
M60OON 23/Aug/16 Lead
with rob 528
drolex 17/Aug/16 -
alaster tonge 13/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Assad Lahlou
mrphilipoldham 08/Aug/16 Lead rpt
Stephen3005 07/Aug/16 Lead
Mike_Gannon 20/Jul/16 2nd
steve_gibbs 17/Jul/16 2nd O/S
George Frisby 17/Jul/16 Lead O/S
NickNixon 17/Jul/16 Lead O/S
NeilGriffiths 03/Jul/16 2nd

John escaped up this after sandbag to the left

with John Sealy
Hidden 30/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Andyjharper 21/Jun/16 2nd O/S

To rescue hatches cam

pc1983 06/Jun/16 Lead dnf

I just didn't like this climb and so down climbed. It just freaked me a bit for some reason. Maybe it's because I'm still just not that much a fan of jamming. Will come back to it when I have improved my grade, but doubt I'll ever enjoy it!

with Dad
buxtoncoffeelover 03/Jun/16 Solo
Hidden 12/May/16 2nd
Hidden 08/May/16 2nd
Hidden 08/May/16 Lead
Hidden 04/May/16 2nd rpt
JimboWizbo 04/May/16 Lead O/S
with Beth
Hidden 01/May/16 2nd dog
TDSvejstrup 01/May/16 Lead O/S
Benstar 21/Apr/16 Lead O/S
gavster 20/Apr/16 Lead
with Jim
Stroppy 20/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Janne
Jules Lane 19/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Mynydd Mark W
JEP 19/Apr/16 2nd rpt
louisr23 10/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/16 2nd O/S
t8t9t8 10/Apr/16 2nd
with Alex
Antony Mariani 10/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Jo P
mrphilipoldham 08/Apr/16 2nd O/S
Paul Hy 08/Apr/16 Lead rpt
with Phil O
MusicalMountaineer 25/Mar/16 2nd O/S

Good honest HS.

with Nik
FlavioL1989 25/Mar/16 Solo O/S
dbdandan 21/Mar/16 Solo
tom bre 18/Mar/16 2nd rpt
Hidden 18/Mar/16 Lead
hamishjoe 23/Jan/16 2nd
Adam24B 27/Oct/15 Lead O/S

Felt a lot harder not knowing the grade or if it was even a route

Kris2fa 27/Oct/15 2nd O/S
with Adam24B
CraigOsborne 18/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Robin Nichols 03/Oct/15 Solo O/S
with Jim, Roger
tomwest101 26/Sep/15 2nd O/S
with tom bradwell
Hidden 25/Sep/15 Solo
Hidden 19/Sep/15 Lead
Hidden 19/Sep/15 2nd
Hoyes 15/Sep/15 Lead rpt
with Tom B
yossarian714 15/Sep/15 2nd β
runestone 30/Aug/15 2nd
with jeff
JackSnowden 24/Aug/15 -
Hidden 15/Aug/15 Lead
John Higgs 15/Aug/15 Solo O/S
with Ollie
Michael Morrell 12/Aug/15 Lead
Stukaill 02/Aug/15 2nd
watson.b 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with nicky
08nbrierley 18/Jul/15 2nd O/S
stratandrew 15/Jul/15 2nd
with Rob Mills
Hidden 12/Jul/15 2nd O/S
heidavey 05/Jul/15 Lead O/S

Tough. Nice line!

with Susi
Hidden 04/Jul/15 2nd O/S
HazelMacLean 04/Jul/15 Lead O/S

got pumped. so pumped.

Ian Stirrups 03/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Sue
Robaduck 28/Jun/15 Lead
Becky 27/Jun/15 2nd dog
dsgarner 27/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Kept to the crack, hard work, but worth it :D

Avon Man 26/Jun/15 Solo dnf
Hidden 23/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Rob84 23/Jun/15 2nd rpt
with Pidg
Chris Oldfield 13/Jun/15 2nd O/S
jonathan_doyle 13/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Andy Hardy 09/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jun/15 2nd
Wevcore 08/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Thunderthighsontheloose 25/May/15 Lead O/S
with iain mount
MatthewH 26/Apr/15 Lead β
with Simon Robertshaw
Hidden 26/Apr/15 2nd
Yinners 25/Apr/15 2nd β
with David
onlyfoddington 24/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Yin
Hidden 23/Apr/15 -
tom bre 23/Apr/15 Lead rpt

Pumpy placing gear at the top of the crack

with jay
shell145 23/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with Ross
Hoyes 21/Apr/15 Lead rpt
with Dick W
Rob Jarratt 14/Apr/15 Lead
with Andy Crawley
Howard J 14/Apr/15 2nd dog

My dodgy shoulder struggled on this, needed a rest but got up it.

Hidden 14/Apr/15 Lead
Hidden 22/Mar/15 Lead O/S
harry_lewis 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
with USMC
Hidden ??/2015 Lead
GouldHarry ??/2015 Lead O/S
pawel suhy 15/Nov/14 TR O/S
with Rob physics, John M
Hidden 15/Nov/14 Lead rpt
thetradlad 19/Oct/14 2nd O/S


yarrow 19/Oct/14 Lead O/S

Slight buffeting wind

Bullybones 10/Oct/14 -
with Neil
tom_lewis89 02/Oct/14 2nd
monkeymatt 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Mayaculpa 23/Sep/14 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
Graham Westbrook 20/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Matt Bill Platypus 14/Sep/14 Lead dog

Tough route! Had to hang on gear. Doh!

with Cheryl
Hidden 14/Sep/14 2nd O/S
KeenClimber 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead dog
Alex Hallam 07/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Ben Freeman
Howard J 05/Aug/14 2nd rpt
with Darren Shepherd, Vanessa Jackson
Hidden 05/Aug/14 Lead
MatthewH 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
snapperdan 03/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Sam_Marsland 27/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Emma Monk
Hidden 23/Jul/14 Lead
Matt_C9716 23/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Ged
kermit_uk 13/Jul/14 2nd O/S
Luke Jones 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S
alaan 11/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Steeve 06/Jun/14 Solo rpt
mrdigitaljedi 01/Jun/14 Lead
stokienomad 01/Jun/14 2nd
will9911 01/Jun/14 Lead O/S
bantamdave 31/May/14 2nd O/S
with Will
benny_m 31/May/14 Lead rpt
with Richard Hemes
Senna 31/May/14 Lead O/S
steven 31/May/14 Lead O/S
with Brian Hull
georgenvk 25/May/14 Lead O/S
with Becks87
Becks87 25/May/14 2nd O/S


oodie72 17/May/14 2nd O/S
with Ingo Boegeman, Fraser Campbell
PeteWilson 16/May/14 Lead rpt

seconded this ages ago

ldadams 04/May/14 Lead
with Rob Fowler
Stickle Tarn 03/May/14 Lead O/S
Scott Anderson 29/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Did this after falling on Pitoned, as a cop out!

with Gav
Hidden 29/Apr/14 2nd rpt
Stefan Trebicki 26/Apr/14 Lead
Derek Furze 26/Apr/14 Lead
with Leigh Harrison
Andy Campbell 26/Apr/14 2nd O/S

Cracking bit of crack!

Hidden 15/Apr/14 Lead
quantized 11/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Phil Kirk
Hidden 09/Apr/14 2nd
Paul Hy 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Nina, Scott W
fuzzysheep01 29/Mar/14 2nd O/S
matt.stevenson 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Mar/14 2nd dog
r.greaves 29/Mar/14 2nd
with Ian smith
crag_hopper_Jay 11/Mar/14 Lead O/S
jimbonfire 11/Mar/14 -
DanChad 09/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 09/Mar/14 Lead

Felt easier than Studio to me.

Hidden ??/2014 -
Hidden ??/2014 -
IanGilbertJones ??/2014 -
mevanssmith 16/Nov/13 Lead O/S
snapperdan 10/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Mike_Gannon 22/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Scott Robinson
tgeh 05/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with imogene
ifletcher 05/Sep/13 2nd O/S
with tgeh
Hidden 01/Sep/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Sep/13 2nd O/S
shaunhumphreys 27/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Jem
JemG 27/Jul/13 2nd β
with Shaun Humpreys
birbeck 26/Jul/13 Lead O/S
D.botts87 24/Jul/13 Lead dog

Fell once, cleanotherwise

with Jerome
Jeromecooper 23/Jul/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 17/Jul/13 Lead dnf
Hidden 10/Jul/13 2nd rpt
sambosanquet101 09/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Francy Carranza
Hidden 26/Jun/13 Lead rpt
MaccMark 19/Jun/13 Lead
with Jacqui Clarkson-Jones
benny_m 08/Jun/13 Lead O/S

One of the best jamming cracks I've climbed

with Su
Hidden 08/Jun/13 2nd
Darron 06/Jun/13 -
ashmellor 06/Jun/13 2nd O/S
gripped01 27/May/13 2nd
with Alex Tomczynski, Dave Tait
Hidden 26/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/May/13 Lead
PeteWilson 01/May/13 2nd
with Andrew Graham
spragglerocks 27/Apr/13 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/Apr/13 2nd
Batt 27/Apr/13 2nd rpt
Hoyes 27/Apr/13 Lead rpt
Stoff 23/Apr/13 2nd

Stuck to the crack

with Mark L, gpcomps
tombradshaw123 10/Apr/13 Lead O/S
dutybooty 07/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Hard start. Hard finish. Lovely up to the final groove. Steeper than it looks.

TJ Mather 03/Mar/13 Lead O/S

Used the crack and arete, loads of gear but hard work.

with Tom Robinson
Hidden 19/Feb/13 2nd
Ewano 19/Feb/13 Lead O/S

Nice jams.

rob 528 ??/2013 Lead O/S
joeflan 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Oct/12 Lead
Hidden 27/Oct/12 2nd
eddiem1 26/Oct/12 TR β
James Oakes 23/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Tom Perret
Pete Nugent 21/Oct/12 2nd rpt

IM led

with Matt Gordon, Ian Makin
kelliroberts3 20/Oct/12 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 17/Oct/12 Lead
RamblingRyan 13/Oct/12 Lead
with Danny, Col
Albachoss 13/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Jo
Hidden 13/Oct/12 Lead O/S
MichaelGallimore 12/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Used the arete a plenty. Led it out at the end to avoid becoming pumped.

The Norris 06/Oct/12 Lead dnf

Fell off at the bottom (first trad fall), had another go and bottled out half way up. First proper attempt at jamming though so im pleased i got a few jams to stick.

with Gavin
jvarmstrong 16/Sep/12 Lead


Stefan Trebicki 16/Sep/12 Lead
BTphonehome 31/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Baron
baron84 31/Aug/12 2nd
with BramT
petekeron 24/Aug/12 Solo O/S
with Solo
Kirill 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Natalia Male Alcalde
ozzie35 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Steve Graham
Hidden 05/Aug/12 2nd
Hidden ?/Aug/12 TR RP
g1m147 22/Jul/12 Lead
with Wayne s
Wayne S 22/Jul/12 2nd
with Gary
stratandrew 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Tough for a 4b if you stick to just jamming the main crack.

gw3285 14/Jul/12 2nd
Rob84 12/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Leon Skeldon, Rob Adie
Hidden 11/Jul/12 2nd rpt
David Shelmerdine 11/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Gavin Peach
Bullybones 27/Jun/12 Lead
with Neil
kenneM 24/Jun/12 Lead
with James Wyatt
Hidden 20/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 18/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 18/Jun/12 2nd
Tom Doldon 17/Jun/12 2nd
with John Doldon
Hidden 13/Jun/12 2nd
mcr_gearfreak 29/May/12 Lead O/S
amccann 29/May/12 Lead dog
valentinesbabe 27/May/12 Lead O/S

Wow, really had to work for this one. Stiff at HS and I like jamming!! Good climb though.

Tithe Technique 27/May/12 2nd O/S
Sam Ash 26/May/12 2nd O/S
pmurdy 26/May/12 Lead O/S
MaccMark 24/May/12 Lead
with Chris Morrow, Clare Hodgson
cjmorrow 24/May/12 2nd O/S
with Clare, Mark
RichyBOYY 23/May/12 Lead
Will Caesar 23/May/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/May/12 Lead
Hidden 20/May/12 2nd rpt
sting 05/May/12 2nd
with kwaidy
kwaidy 05/May/12 Lead
with sting
Hidden 03/May/12 -
Batt 29/Mar/12 2nd rpt
stevepotter 24/Mar/12 Lead
with ken
Hidden 24/Mar/12 2nd
Hidden 21/Mar/12 Lead β
Phil Layton 18/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with Justin B, M@
Duncan 88 18/Mar/12 Lead dog
Somerset swede basher 14/Mar/12 Solo O/S
parker236 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S

Really pumped on this. had to rely on squashing my right hand in the crack

with Ric Elliot
timmyhobby 08/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Will Caesar ??/2012 Lead O/S
lozowen 27/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Sally Owen
tompilgrem 25/Oct/11 Lead β
with Dad
bobpilgrem 25/Oct/11 2nd O/S

Great route.

with Bob/Tom
joemallia 23/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/11 Lead
richorme 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Paul Horabin
paul horabin 01/Oct/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Lead O/S
petellis 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 15/Aug/11 Lead
Becky E 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
neilfish 03/Aug/11 Lead O/S
sputnik 03/Aug/11 Lead O/S
phja 01/Aug/11 Lead dog

one rest...totally pumped out but gutted i didn't give it a little extra at the top of the crack...was only one move from a good rest when i sat on rope :( great climb though :D

with candy
Hidden 01/Aug/11 2nd
Pero 01/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
najki_2000 24/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Chris Rose
John Lewis 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Maureen
Jim Malo 09/Jul/11 Lead dog
with Mikael
Hidden 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S
mary 03/Jul/11 2nd
with Chrissy, Dale Gautrey
David Kay 28/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Col Allott 28/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Lumbering Oaf 26/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Batt 26/Jun/11 Lead rpt
rylett 24/Jun/11 Lead
with Pete Dalzell
DanT 20/Jun/11 2nd O/S

Paul's Lead

with James Moore, Paul Rowlands
joe king 20/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with James Moore, dan towns
masa-alpin 12/Jun/11 2nd rpt
with Ed P
Hidden 11/Jun/11 Lead dog
Hidden 08/May/11 Lead O/S
Ketu 08/May/11 Lead rpt
with Charles M
Hidden 08/May/11 2nd O/S
cem 08/May/11 2nd rpt
r.greaves 01/May/11 Lead
with Gaz Hughes
climbinmunkey 01/May/11 Lead rpt
with Andy
p_won ?/May/11 Lead
with Stuart Crosbie
augustus trout 28/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Really nice climb; a bit of jamming, slabby smeary bit at top, some exposure. All well protected.

with Mark A
deklan 26/Apr/11 Lead
with tristan
Hidden 18/Apr/11 2nd
climbinmunkey 17/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Helen
arunthomas 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Mark C
Viki 15/Apr/11 2nd O/S
gravity 09/Apr/11 2nd dog

This was a struggle, maybe because it was my first route of the day.

with Max Adamson
ElBarto 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
jo86 09/Apr/11 Lead
Honrei 09/Apr/11 Lead
amy ?/Apr/11 -
Hidden ?/Apr/11 -
Andyp89 ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
simonward 28/Mar/11 Lead O/S
eschaton 27/Mar/11 Lead

got pumped, lost a cam (later retrieved) and nearly fell off. great climb

with Gaz
ruggystunts 27/Mar/11 2nd
with Will
Hidden 24/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Stuart William 19/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with Sid
minirollsrule 19/Mar/11 2nd O/S

should have lead this, very nice

with Tim Nixon
Hidden 13/Mar/11 -
Hidden 13/Mar/11 -
Goose4 ??/2011 Lead
Viki ??/2011 2nd O/S
PAJames ??/2011 -
adie84 ??/2011 -
fi15 ??/2011 2nd
Dave Latimer ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2011 Solo
RalphC 30/Oct/10 Lead
with Austen
gregoldridge 30/Oct/10 Lead O/S

had to grab the arete. The crack width was right in between hand & fist sized.

with Mark Peasley
Hidden 16/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Steeve 09/Oct/10 Solo RP

have logged as "after practice", because I'm sure I've climbed this one before (2009 I think)

Sam Cooke 09/Oct/10 2nd O/S
HeatherF 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with My mum
simeclimb68 25/Sep/10 Solo O/S
hellboundblr 21/Aug/10 2nd
john_ni 21/Aug/10 Lead
BennoC 10/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Stace
staceated 10/Aug/10 2nd
with ben
sadsetts 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Ronny
arifgul 22/Jul/10 Lead dog
with Chas Hall
Mr. K 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Bryn Wood
Hidden 09/Jul/10 Lead
trish1968 05/Jul/10 2nd
Pete Nugent 05/Jul/10 Lead

Cath & Ulverston Pete also at crag.

with Alan Dobson, Trish Mellor
hardoreVdiffBen 03/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Dan Lane 30/Jun/10 Lead O/S

quite tricky although still enjoyable.

dpmUK 30/Jun/10 2nd rpt
john_ni 29/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Kevin Martin
ffdalton 24/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Dean Dalton
mol 20/Jun/10 2nd
with Jesse
Jesse Dufton 20/Jun/10 Lead
leon 17/Jun/10 Lead

Wanted to climb the hvs but just didn't feel upto it when i got to the start of it!

with Steven Davidson
Graeme Hammond 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Pete aka Dad
Blondie.Simon 12/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Dave Hecker
Rob Jarratt 10/Jun/10 2nd
with Mark Ford, Andy Crawley
Bernie Wylde 02/Jun/10 Lead
with t
wrapped in bacon 02/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Rob
Hidden ?/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Andy Fielding 23/May/10 Lead
with Pete Milton
JasRY 09/May/10 Lead O/S
with Annusarin Lowe
Hidden 28/Apr/10 2nd O/S
Nick1812P 28/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Jamie
Sianny 27/Apr/10 2nd O/S
wilkie14c 27/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Dave Clarke
trish1968 27/Apr/10 2nd

really struggled on this

Hidden 27/Apr/10 Lead
Pilch 24/Apr/10 Lead

lead on gear placed by Liz

with Andy, Liz
kitkat78 24/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with SteveM
SteveM 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Kat
Jonathan Hall 23/Apr/10 Lead
with Jane Rigby
JRigby 23/Apr/10 2nd
Stoff 22/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with gpcomps
gpcomps 22/Apr/10 Lead dog

Pretty tricky for the grade

Chi Cheng 18/Apr/10 Lead β

went off route, to arÍte.

alitamlit 18/Apr/10 2nd
with chi
Hidden 12/Apr/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Col Allott 10/Apr/10 Solo
with Alexandra Sturrock
Barry D 28/Mar/10 Lead
with Neil from MK
sasmojo 23/Mar/10 Lead
with Wayne G
andrea83 21/Mar/10 Lead

A little traumatic. Slopers and smeary feet at times. Able to protect well. Completed the route once given myself a good stern chatting to.

with Hamish
Hamish777 21/Mar/10 2nd

Hard work, no way could I have lead this. Full on hebbie jebbies half way up!

with Andrea
Roberttaylor 06/Feb/10 Lead O/S

Mainly on the right

with Tom HS, Aidan Broyd
Liam Ingram 06/Feb/10 2nd O/S
rcammack 06/Feb/10 Lead O/S
paramillitaryblobby 06/Feb/10 2nd
with Tom hs, Robert Taylor
pie_eater_pete ??/2010 -
Ken Taylor ??/2010 -
Derek Furze ??/2010 -
cymjt ??/2010 -
Hidden 08/Nov/09 Lead
Will Hunt 08/Nov/09 Lead O/S

Mainly via the arete.

with Emily Cropton
tobydunford 08/Nov/09 Lead O/S
with Harry Martin
Emily Cropton 08/Nov/09 2nd
Dizz 07/Nov/09 Lead
with daveyj
Richard Gilbert 18/Oct/09 Lead dog

last climb of the weekend, poor technique led to me bailing right for a rest at mid-height before continuing scared stiff to the top.

with Jerry Ostrowski
Howard J 18/Oct/09 2nd rpt
Peakpdr 17/Oct/09 2nd
climbing_wiggy 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Paul
BobPorter 26/Sep/09 2nd O/S

An intriguing variation consisting of moving right around the arete at first break and up the right hand face.

with Simon
tompilgrem 26/Sep/09 2nd
with Dad
Hidden 26/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Sep/09 2nd
Ann S 13/Sep/09 2nd
with Jim Hall
Hidden 13/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 09/Sep/09 Lead O/S
tsnape 31/Aug/09 2nd
with jon
wil_perry 22/Aug/09 2nd

Fairly burtal!!

with BARNY
Simon Caldwell 09/Aug/09 Lead rpt

Started up Little Pillar but the jamming crack was so enticing that I finished up that instead! Went back for Little Pillar later.

with Carmen
chrisallan 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jul/09 -
john.gaffney 23/Jul/09 Lead dnf

Steep, too tired and pumped so decided better of committing to the upper crack. Next time when more sleep I'll nail it!

with Ed Arnett
Hidden 23/Jul/09 2nd
Hidden 27/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Jim Slater 27/Jun/09 2nd O/S
robin heath 21/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with spa assessment
carl_123 20/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with matt and phill
Hidden 16/Jun/09 Lead O/S
axeman 16/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with schofield
martin one 12/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Sue
tomboyle 03/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with tatts
Hidden 11/May/09 Lead O/S
malc 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Paul S
Hidden 23/Apr/09 Lead
djdf 21/Apr/09 Lead O/S

HS 4b if you can jam. HVS 5a if you can't. I can't. Tried to learn on the job, but just couldn't figure out how to make them feel secure. Thrutched my way up instead. An easy one to learn the skills on though, might have to come back and do it properly.

with Pete
JDDD 19/Apr/09 Lead
Batt 15/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Good, bit pumpy, get it over with quick!

JDDD 15/Apr/09 Lead
mr random 09/Apr/09 Lead
with Mike H
Hidden 20/Mar/09 Lead
A Downing 15/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Damian Lawson
Daymo 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S
Mattu ??/2009 TR O/S

Cooooold day, nice easy climbing but forced retreat.

summo ??/2009 -
tony wood ??/2009 2nd
with steve, gareth robarts
PanzerHanzler 12/Oct/08 2nd O/S
Pilch 12/Oct/08 2nd O/S

Graham led

with Lloyd and Graham
Jimbo C 27/Sep/08 2nd
with Gethin
SimonBrown 21/Sep/08 2nd O/S
Mr Wild 21/Sep/08 Lead
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 14/Sep/08 Lead
gethin_allen ?/Sep/08 Lead O/S

went up with the intention of doing pitoned crack but then backed off and did this instead.

with Jimbo.
Hidden 25/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Rob Davies 25/Aug/08 Lead
with Phil Ashton
kdlauder 23/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Peter Kastner
Hidden 01/Aug/08 2nd O/S
Dux 01/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Sam W 30/Jun/08 Lead
with Nina Jenkinson
Steve Waters, Mynydd 17/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Jo Bowen
Hidden 16/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden 13/Jun/08 Lead
gazbonutter 13/Jun/08 2nd

Jo got cold hands belaying Pete so I came along and got to second this. Enjoyed the route.

camilla 10/Jun/08 2nd
with Andy Harrison
dpmUK 09/Jun/08 2nd O/S
victim of mathematics 09/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Dan
JCookie 08/Jun/08 2nd

Jammin with the left, whew, strenuous!

with John Stibbard
RiPomc 08/Jun/08 2nd
with John Stibbard
smolders 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Jason K
kleinej 07/Jun/08 2nd
with Martin
rd20 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Kim
kim.mulji 07/Jun/08 2nd
bobpilgrem 29/May/08 Lead O/S

Great line- pleasant jamming and holds on arete- plenty of good gear placements- but hanging around to place it is energy sapping.

with Bob/Nic
Joez 26/May/08 2nd O/S
with Ben
benjih 26/May/08 Lead O/S
with Joe H
Pete Horn 25/May/08 2nd O/S
with The artist formerly known as Smokey Rob
Hidden 25/May/08 Lead O/S
CrispsSmiths 25/May/08 2nd
with Ant Man
MD 24/May/08 2nd
@ndy 24/May/08 Lead
jcurley 16/May/08 Lead O/S
with EAYL
EAYL 16/May/08 2nd
with jcurley
smudge 13/May/08 Lead O/S
with Will G
leon ?/May/08 Lead
with Steven Davidson
Hidden 26/Apr/08 2nd
b.hayley ?/Apr/08 2nd
Alfredo ?/Mar/08 Lead
with Ben H
Trigoc ?/Mar/08 2nd
with Phil
Hidden ?/Feb/08 Lead
fatbuoybazza ??/2008 Lead dog
with olivia
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
stordys ??/2008 -

on second and fell

rbalmer ??/2008 Lead O/S
eirenutter 02/Nov/07 -
with sean, lora, beth, lydia
Fat Tim 20/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Reaver2k 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S

Pumpy for HS but those who think it is VS are either awful at jamming or don't own cams. Can put protection in wherever you want, quite pumpy doing it though as it is suprisingly steep. Spent 5 mins trying to get a nut I got stuck on the first few moves out. Went up, a few hand-jamming moves (hands were a little small) and plenty of nice juggy holds on the face/arete to ease things a little. Then a nice suprise. Top is interesting! Just when you think its all over!

pog100 07/Oct/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Oct/07 Lead rpt
Simon Caldwell 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Carmen
FrankW 15/Sep/07 Lead rpt
with Laura
chris_r 13/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Sep/07 Solo O/S
Simon Holden (LCandCC) 01/Sep/07 2nd O/S
with Murray & Pete Nugent
Katya 27/Aug/07 2nd
with Alan Badger
Hidden 29/Jul/07 Lead
life_on_mars 16/Jul/07 Solo dnf

Gave up trying to jam in greasy crack

Steve Waters, Mynydd 24/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Ann Sanderson
Hidden 06/Jun/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun/07 Lead
Hidden 05/Jun/07 2nd O/S
mikehenesy ?/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Lee Dawson
stevo smith 13/May/07 Lead O/S
AngelaC 08/May/07 2nd
Darragh ?/May/07 -
with Hanna, Colm, Pat
Rampikino 20/Apr/07 Lead
with Cat
Rosie Henstock 05/Apr/07 2nd
Laurence Everitt 05/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Mike W 03/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Ben
Matt Bill Platypus 01/Apr/07 2nd O/S
with Jon NZ
sammoore 31/Mar/07 2nd
with Andy Vine
MontyH 17/Mar/07 TR O/S
with Adam Davidson
MikeDowsett ??/2007 Lead
with Kris Scheinkonig
tallsop 19/Oct/06 Lead
with Simon
Hidden 09/Sep/06 2nd O/S
ChrisBrooke 05/Aug/06 Lead rpt
with Carole Baker
Hidden ?/Aug/06 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/06 Lead
masa-alpin 17/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Adam W
Nicos 11/Jun/06 Solo O/S
with keith leonard
Cameron13 07/Jun/06 2nd O/S
SecretSquirrel 07/Jun/06 Lead
Jon Read 06/May/06 Lead rpt
with Debs
JdotP 06/May/06 Lead O/S
with Stuart Bury
Shad ?/May/06 Lead
Katy Nelson 28/Apr/06 Lead
with Matty Parker
Hidden 22/Apr/06 Lead
Hidden 22/Apr/06 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
catt 15/Oct/05 2nd O/S
with Toby
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/05 Lead O/S
Laramadness 06/Sep/05 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/05 2nd
goi.ashmore 11/Aug/05 Solo O/S
JonBray 10/Aug/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Aug/05 Lead O/S
cem 09/Jul/05 Solo rpt
Phil West 18/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Shaun Walby
shaun walby 18/Jun/05 2nd O/S
with Phil West
masa-alpin 12/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Elspeth Y
Hidden 14/May/05 Lead
Hidden ?/May/05 2nd
Hidden 25/Apr/05 Lead
A Crook 13/Nov/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Oct/04 Lead
FrankW 16/Oct/04 Lead O/S
with Chris R
cem 04/Jul/04 2nd
with Rod Strachan, Graham Dolman
Jon Read ?/Jul/04 Lead
with Graham's Stags
Hidden 23/May/04 2nd O/S
Rob Davies 23/May/04 Lead
with Charles Kinniburgh, Les Goram
five 22/May/04 Lead O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 02/May/04 Solo O/S
Stig 20/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
Chalky Cat ??/2004 2nd O/S
with Dom
Carl Smethurst 21/Sep/03 2nd
with Dave Pemberton, Alan Bowring
SteveM 14/Sep/03 2nd
with Tobs
ASchwirtz 31/Aug/03 2nd O/S
with Shona D'arcy
Mark Riley ?/May/03 2nd
with Stuart Greenall
Hidden ??/2003 Solo O/S
Budge 19/May/02 Lead O/S
with Mike Oates
Alastair Hudson 12/May/02 Lead
with Clare Young
kato'sdad 29/Sep/01 2nd
RobSimmo 29/Sep/01 Lead
adamwesthead 26/Aug/01 Lead rpt
with Rob
Gman ?/Aug/01 Lead O/S
with Sean
uphillnow ?/Aug/00 -

on SPA I ran

adamwesthead 01/Jul/00 2nd rpt
with Taylor
adamwesthead 06/May/00 Lead O/S
with Taylor
innesmac ??/2000 -
Roget 01/Jul/99 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/98 Lead O/S
stokienomad 31/May/97 Lead O/S
Howard J 13/Aug/96 2nd
with Mike Higginbotham
Hidden 09/Jun/96 Lead O/S
Martin Bennett 12/Sep/95 Solo
astrecks 11/Jun/95 Lead O/S
with Rod
John Eley ??/1995 Lead O/S
Mick King 11/Oct/92 Lead
with Steve Brodie
Rog Wilko ?/Jun/92 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
Andy Say 23/Sep/87 Solo
Tim Bateman 17/Apr/85 2nd
Steve Lenartowicz ??/1985 -
Hidden 16/Aug/84 Lead
Hidden 27/Aug/80 Solo
Nigel Bond 26/Nov/77 Lead
with Tony Cuddy
Hidden 24/May/77 Solo rpt
Hidden 08/Jun/76 Solo O/S
Chris Ellis 14/Jun/75 2nd
with Dave Ellis
mikej 12/Oct/74 Solo
Hidden 31/Oct/64 Lead
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