Rockfax Description
14m. Climb the blocky groove to a ledge then select a finish. The main angle is the easiest and there are trickier options to either side though trying to stay independent spoils the route. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs.

Becky 05/Nov/16 TR O/S
with Young students
Jweden2 08/Sep/16 2nd
JdotP 07/Aug/16 2nd rpt
with Nuclear Jonathan
HannahGo 31/May/16 2nd O/S
with Matt Kerrell
will484 27/May/16 2nd
with jaynie blake
Jaynie 27/May/16 Lead
Hidden 22/May/16 2nd O/S
markK6 22/May/16 Lead O/S
with Simon
Hidden 08/May/16 Lead
barneytrubble 08/May/16 Lead
Droyd 20/Apr/16 Solo O/S
Stotty_88 20/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with gav
gavster 20/Apr/16 2nd
with Ad
FlavioL1989 25/Mar/16 Solo O/S
Alessandro Tentori 28/Feb/16 Lead O/S
with Jan Hrbacek
Hidden 08/Oct/15 Lead
Hidden 27/Sep/15 Lead
benny_m 05/Sep/15 2nd O/S
with Su
Hidden 05/Sep/15 Lead
Dom Bloomfield 09/Aug/15 Lead O/S
TJ Mather 09/Aug/15 2nd O/S
Ron 23/Jun/15 2nd rpt
with Mike
Hidden 03/Jun/15 2nd
OliWoolland 03/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Matt, Steph
Hidden 04/May/15 Lead O/S
manosand 04/May/15 2nd O/S
shell145 23/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Ross
Hidden 21/Apr/15 2nd rpt
Andy Morley 19/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2015 Lead
philhc ??/2015 -
Graeme Hammond 09/Nov/14 Solo O/S
with The Famous Grouse
Megan Crowe 03/Oct/14 2nd
jonathandavey 02/Oct/14 Solo O/S
Mayaculpa 30/Sep/14 TR
with Mike Rotraxion
Hidden 10/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Stuart Hurworth 20/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Trickier than it looks! Interesting moves.

with John Parry
Hidden 20/Jul/14 2nd
Potemkin 19/Jul/14 TR O/S
SophGreen 19/Jul/14 TR O/S
jimartin 19/Jun/14 Lead
Stefan Trebicki 19/Jun/14 2nd
jon_Str 27/May/14 Lead O/S
Alex_Derbyshire 03/May/14 Solo
Hidden 03/May/14 Lead
Markheighton 03/May/14 Solo
J Walker 14/Apr/14 Lead
with Danny B, Mark C
Paul Hy 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Nina, Scott W
matt.stevenson 29/Mar/14 2nd
Hidden 17/Mar/14 2nd β
DanChad 09/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 09/Mar/14 Lead
Benraus 19/Oct/13 TR RP
Otis 14/Sep/13 Lead

Underwhelming and a bit grassy

BTphonehome 18/Jun/13 Solo rpt
blackholesun 10/Jun/13 Lead O/S
jules699 05/May/13 Solo O/S
ragabond007 27/Apr/13 Lead O/S

nice route

Muel 20/Apr/13 2nd O/S
AshBash 20/Apr/13 Lead
with Muel
Trina B 03/Mar/13 Lead
with Martin Lenord
Hidden 02/Mar/13 2nd O/S
Hidden ??/2013 Solo
Connolly8684 05/Nov/12 2nd O/S

Partner: Sam.c VDiff

jonny357 22/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Kim Davies
chrissy 21/Oct/12 Lead
with Dave Wearing
Dave Wearing 21/Oct/12 AltLd
with Chrissy.
buxtoncoffeelover 04/Oct/12 Solo
BTphonehome 23/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Kasha
kasha_gregson 23/Sep/12 2nd
matthomas79 08/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Dan_S 30/Jul/12 Lead
'The Potts' 26/May/12 Lead O/S

Broken toe.

terri mc 26/May/12 Lead β

Sun burnt to f**k

with John, Andy Shardlow
Raggar 26/May/12 -
howsthebeef 20/May/12 2nd β
Hidden 06/May/12 Lead O/S
Somerset swede basher 28/Mar/12 Solo O/S
neillkelly 28/Nov/11 AltLd
timmyhobby 15/Nov/11 Solo
p_won ?/Sep/11 Lead
Hidden 09/Aug/11 Lead O/S
saraw ?/Aug/11 Solo O/S
-Deej-1 31/Jul/11 2nd
with Mal Cochrane
Steve Swanborough 31/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 09/Jul/11 2nd O/S
mary 03/Jul/11 2nd
with Chrissy, Dale Gautrey
chrissy 03/Jul/11 Lead
with dale, mary
Hidden 14/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 27/Apr/11 Lead O/S
yemm 27/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 15/Apr/11 Solo O/S
ElBarto 09/Apr/11 Solo O/S

Soloed this to help someone with one of their first leads on Central Tower.

martin one 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with big tony
Tom Harper 08/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Louise Newton
Hidden 17/Mar/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Mar/11 2nd O/S
Goose4 ??/2011 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
iskra2000 25/Sep/10 Lead
with Clare Downie
electriclinz 21/Sep/10 AltLd
with Robert
Fiskavaig 22/Aug/10 Lead
with Paul R
adamho 10/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Chris Morrow
cassandra 10/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Chris Morrow
Dave Mason 19/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/10 Lead O/S
PondLife 13/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Geoff
andy_e 05/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/10 Lead
Hidden 02/Jun/10 Solo O/S
tompilgrem 31/May/10 Lead O/S

Horribly loose at the top, not nice to warm up on. Wont be rushing back in a hurry!

with Dad
Hidden 13/May/10 Lead
Hidden ?/May/10 2nd
Hidden 25/Apr/10 Lead
Pilch 24/Apr/10 Solo O/S
SimonHolloway1 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
quarryman 10/Apr/10 2nd
with Steve Tomkinson, Norman Reece
Nigel Bond 08/Apr/10 Lead
with Stuart Bond
simonscubadiver 01/Mar/10 2nd
Kendrick 01/Mar/10 Lead O/S
with Si
Ken Taylor ??/2010 -
Will Hunt 08/Nov/09 2nd O/S

Emily wanted to climb this. I don't think I'll ever forgive her.

with Emily Cropton
Emily Cropton 08/Nov/09 Lead
staceyjg 13/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with mark H
JWB 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Sally
WillCass 29/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Sianny 29/Aug/09 2nd O/S
robin heath 03/Aug/09 Solo
with Tom Wild
Hidden 21/Jun/09 Lead
melonmike 22/Apr/09 Solo O/S
RCrockford 19/Apr/09 Solo O/S
JDDD 19/Apr/09 Solo
summo ??/2009 -
Mark Eddy ??/2009 Lead
with Colin
Benrj 19/Jun/08 Solo
with john kearns
mintcake 10/Jun/08 Lead
with John Kelly
aldred 08/Jun/08 Lead O/S
pboniface 08/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden 07/Jun/08 -
Hidden 07/Jun/08 -
Hidden 18/May/08 Lead rpt
jockdave ?/May/08 Lead
with dave
Hidden ?/Apr/08 Solo
Hidden 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Gibson27 ??/2008 Lead O/S
JdotP 25/Sep/07 Lead O/S

Wet rock, big boots :)

with Stuart Bury
dpmUK 08/Sep/07 Solo O/S
adam carless 08/Sep/07 Solo O/S
SecretSquirrel 08/Sep/07 Solo
Hidden 08/Sep/07 Solo O/S
Howard J 08/Jul/07 2nd
gibbo38 08/Apr/07 Lead
with Robert
gibbo21 08/Apr/07 2nd
with paul
Mike W 18/Feb/07 Lead O/S
with Ben
TRNovice 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Jenn
Jenn 23/Sep/06 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/06 Lead
Hidden 09/Sep/06 Lead
Hidden 09/Sep/06 2nd
Hidden 09/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Cameron13 31/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Mark, Kate, Rach
jockdave ?/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with dave
Hidden 23/Jul/06 Solo O/S
d80f0u 02/Jun/06 Lead
with Alex
KeithW 23/Apr/06 2nd O/S

Andy's 1st lead for 2 yrs!

with Andy Pentith
Hidden 20/Oct/05 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 11/Aug/05 Solo O/S
Matthallinan ?/Jul/05 Solo
Hidden 05/May/05 2nd O/S
Gman ?/May/05 Solo O/S
gonggashan ?/Apr/05 2nd
with Cave Dave
erica 27/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with John
John Brayshaw 27/Jun/04 2nd O/S
with Erica
Howard J 14/Apr/02 Lead rpt
with Pat Hannay
DerwentDiluted 12/Mar/02 Solo
Goody 25/Aug/01 Lead O/S
with Chris Earlam
Hidden 27/Dec/00 Solo O/S
FrankW 18/Jul/99 2nd O/S
with Laura
Howard J 08/Sep/98 2nd
with Ann Wilson
Rampikino 18/Mar/98 Solo
MontyH 10/Sep/96 Lead O/S
with Andy Lawrance
John Eley ?/Oct/95 Lead O/S
Howard J 19/Sep/95 Lead O/S
Iain Thow 02/Apr/95 Solo
Andy Say 08/Sep/91 Solo O/S
Steve Lenartowicz ??/1985 -
Sean Kelly ??/1980 -
Hammy 11/Jul/79 Solo
with Jonathon Stacey
babymoac ??/1979 Solo
Nigel Bond 28/Apr/77 Solo
Hidden 29/Nov/75 Lead
mikej 12/Oct/74 Solo
Hidden 16/May/66 Solo
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