12m.

Rockfax Description
12m. The right-hand side of the face past a crack and a pocket. The delicate finale is most easily overcome by a long stretch. © Rockfax

FA. Dave Jones 1978

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The Roaches - Routes Graded List, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Peak Rock/14/Gritstone After the Gold Rush, Hen Cloud

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Fiend 15 Oct, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: A very nice route with a tastily bold and elegant crux at the top. Marred a little by the rambly start. The definitive BMC grade of E1 5a is correct.
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βeta: A very nice route with a tastily bold and elegant crux at the top. Marred a little by the rambly start. The definitive BMC grade of E1 5a is correct.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
sam corbett 5 May -
Graeme Hammond 24 Sep, 2017 Lead RP backed off as the warm up as rock so scrittly and a little damp, brushed when retrieving gear and tried the crux move. lead properly later in the day. Excellent.
with Neil Colquhoun
backed off as the warm up as rock so scrittly and a little damp, brushed when retrieving gear and tried the crux move. lead properly later in the day. Excellent.
with Neil Colquhoun
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 13 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
deacondeacon 13 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S Supersport on Theo's gear.
Supersport on Theo's gear.
will_benfold 6 Aug, 2017 Lead dnf Did not like the reachy moves on flakes near the top; downclimbed to just above the last gear and jumped off.
Did not like the reachy moves on flakes near the top; downclimbed to just above the last gear and jumped off.
Ids1165 ??, 2017 Lead
Felix la shat ?Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with Dad
with Dad
Longsufferingropeholder 12 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S Did I miss something? Where was the E1? Felt easy for VS
Did I miss something? Where was the E1? Felt easy for VS
PeteWilson 8 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S ace route, will come back to lead this
with Dave
ace route, will come back to lead this
with Dave
john lynch 9 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Lewis Andrew
with Lewis Andrew
Hidden 24 Sep, 2013 TR dog
James Oakes 14 Sep, 2013 2nd O/S
with goli
with goli
Hidden 18 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Aug, 2013 TR dnf
Hidden 1 Aug, 2013 Lead dnf
Alistair Corbett 22 Jun, 2013 2nd
with Mike
with Mike
Rich Kirby 12 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2012 -
Rob Davies 10 Jul, 2011 TR Backed off lead near top
with Phil A
Backed off lead near top
with Phil A
Mark D 9 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 9 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 11 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2010 Lead
DaveFidler ??, 2010 Solo RP Whilst wet and in trainers
Whilst wet and in trainers
Hidden 17 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
Rich Guest 17 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S This is pretty go-ey. Really enjoyed the moves and despite being runout it never seemed too taxing mentally. Cool route!
This is pretty go-ey. Really enjoyed the moves and despite being runout it never seemed too taxing mentally. Cool route!
daveagriff ??, 2008 Lead
Hidden ??, 2008 -
Karl Wooffindin 8 Sep, 2007 Lead O/S
with TomPR
with TomPR
The Grist 3 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
with Nick Allsop
with Nick Allsop
DavidEvans 31 May, 2007 Lead O/S
richgac 21 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Nick
with Nick
Si dH 21 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S only 5a, never 5b, but marginal HVS/E1 - bold at the top for the 5a move.
with Neil Furniss
only 5a, never 5b, but marginal HVS/E1 - bold at the top for the 5a move.
with Neil Furniss
John Southworth ?Sep, 2005 Lead O/S
with Vicky Munn
with Vicky Munn
Tom Briggs ??, 2005 -
mark s ??, 2005 -
cem 4 Sep, 2004 Lead O/S
with GrahamD
with GrahamD
Coel Hellier ??, 2004 Lead
Hidden 21 Jun, 2003 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2003 Lead O/S
steveb2006 19 Jun, 2002 Lead With Tim ?
With Tim ?
Gus ??, 2002 -
Hidden 4 Jun, 2000 Lead O/S
John H Bull (tcfka Bullybones) ??, 2000 Lead
marcoleptic ??, 2000 TR
with Gaz Haynes
with Gaz Haynes
nickcanute ??, 2000 Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Aug, 1998 Lead
Chris Ellis 9 Jun, 1995 2nd
with Adam Pepper
with Adam Pepper
Martin Bennett 3 Jul, 1994 -
with MT
with MT
Neil McA 20 Sep, 1992 Lead O/S
with Nick Lewis
with Nick Lewis
Roget 23 Apr, 1992 Lead O/S
sadams 16 Sep, 1990 Lead
with Mark Bonham
with Mark Bonham
steveb2006 30 Sep, 1989 Lead
with Simon Mee
with Simon Mee
uphillnow ?Jun, 1987 Lead
charlesmfrench 8 Jun, 1986 2nd O/S
with Dave Booth
with Dave Booth
Hidden 25 Jul, 1985 Lead
Rob Seymour 21 May, 1985 Lead O/S
with Steve Pridgeon, Stu Mackay
with Steve Pridgeon, Stu Mackay
Steve Lewis 22 Jul, 1984 Lead O/S
with Clive Curle
with Clive Curle
Mark Kemball 15 Feb, 1984 2nd
with Paul Clark
with Paul Clark
Ken Taylor 21 Sep, 1982 TR
Hidden 1 Jul, 1982 2nd
Nic Robinson 1 Jul, 1982 Lead O/S
with Roy Stupak
with Roy Stupak
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Voting
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
Votes cast 19
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 18
Votes cast 10
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Soloed
Not Set
Onsighted
DNF
Redpoint
Dogged
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