26m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A rambling classic up the ridge which has a mini-Alpine feel. It is a bit of a one-move-wonder, but well worthwhile despite that.
1) 6m. Climb to a belay on the ledge below a step.
2) 20m. Tricky and exposed moves above the left edge of the ledge then relatively easy ground leads all the way to the top. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Advanced beginner Hen Cloud and Ramshaw, The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs, Western Peak Grit 100 VD - VS, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, The Peak: Past and Present, 100 Western Grit Stars, Darrencabowabo,s hit list, Northern (Yorkshire !?) Climbs for a Southerner, Definitive *** Peak Grit.

mrphilipoldham 18/Dec/17 Lead O/S

Hard move that for a VDiff!

with Matt C
Brian Wilderspin 19/Nov/17 Lead O/S
with Hendo
lost.arrow 19/Nov/17 AltLd O/S

Very pleasant.

with Brian Wilderspin
Hidden 25/Oct/17 Lead O/S
andrewmc 24/Oct/17 2nd O/S
mark s 15/Oct/17 Solo
with andi t
Hidden 15/Oct/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/17 2nd
Rob Royle 24/Sep/17 2nd
with Gav
Hidden 02/Sep/17 Solo
Leklerk 20/Aug/17 AltLd O/S
with Richard Notman
will_benfold 06/Aug/17 Lead
Psych ?/Aug/17 Lead O/S
papasmurf 26/Jul/17 2nd

V windy

with Simon Stokes
kwaidy 22/Jul/17 2nd O/S
with sting
sting 22/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with kwaidy
9fingerjon 15/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with Matt
Hidden 15/Jul/17 2nd rpt
1918hasti 12/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with Paul Golding
Hidden 02/Jul/17 Lead O/S
poeter210 02/Jul/17 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/17 Lead
TomatoPro 18/Jun/17 Solo O/S

Absolutely lovely VDiff

with Joe
JoeFoster59 18/Jun/17 Solo O/S

Really fun. Some great moves for a vdiff.

matthewbpt 17/Jun/17 2nd O/S

Hanna lead both pitches.

with Hanna, Phil
hotfeet 16/Jun/17 Lead
with Stuart Riches
scree 16/Jun/17 -
with Alan
Hidden 23/May/17 AltLd O/S
matthewspence 19/May/17 AltLd O/S
with Matt
mattsmithuk 19/May/17 AltLd

P1: Matt P2: Me

NeilHowarth 11/Mar/17 Lead O/S
with Simon
powelli 11/Mar/17 2nd
with Neil H
Hidden 04/Feb/17 Lead O/S
BLUBBSTER 04/Feb/17 Lead
heslop_ben 01/Feb/17 2nd O/S
andrew.tyrrell 08/Oct/16 Lead O/S

More like the HVD that the BMC Definitive Guide gives it

with Tim C, Chris
cbonner 08/Oct/16 2nd O/S
themattyshep 02/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Henna, Rob M
Rob_Morris1996 02/Oct/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Mr Fuller 24/Sep/16 2nd O/S

Super windy! Good leading from Liz.

with Tamsin Ward, Liz Smith
ftocher 18/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Kinge
Kinge 18/Sep/16 2nd rpt
sarahlaight 17/Sep/16 2nd O/S
TomGB 17/Sep/16 Lead O/S
mmmhumous 17/Aug/16 Lead
with Nick, Marie, Ged
Chris Murray 15/Aug/16 2nd

Lovely, as always

DanChad 15/Aug/16 Lead O/S


GargoyleFeet 14/Aug/16 AltLd O/S

Twin rope practice. Nice route.

gavster 09/Aug/16 Lead
with ruth
mountainremedy 06/Aug/16 AltLd
with Jamie Owen
Hidden 30/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Flavio 26/Jul/16 Solo O/S
Jamjar 13/Mar/16 2nd
with Steve Bennett
tomaca12 13/Mar/16 2nd
alexcollins123 13/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Droyd 12/Mar/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 12/Mar/16 Solo
gavster ??/2016 Lead
with ruth
davebrox ??/2016 -
M60OON ??/2016 2nd

First climb

with rob 528
Paul Hy 23/Oct/15 AltLd rpt
Garnham 23/Oct/15 AltLd
Hidden 18/Oct/15 AltLd O/S
strudles 18/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with jun
Hidden 18/Oct/15 2nd
Hidden 17/Oct/15 AltLd O/S
Cornish boy 17/Oct/15 AltLd O/S

Did it in 3 pitches. I got the ballsy crux! Got pumped trying to get a cam in just above to protect the move, but eventually managed it and blasted up it. Much easier higher up. Good route but surely tougher than V Diff??

with Lee
Hidden 12/Oct/15 2nd
JohnBotham 12/Oct/15 Lead

Two hard moves at this grade

MusicalMountaineer 11/Oct/15 Lead O/S

Good fun. One move wonder. Nice position though.

Hidden 04/Oct/15 Solo
Heather Osborne 04/Oct/15 Solo O/S

Absolutely loved this route!!! So amazing! Soled up in beautiful light soon as we got to the crag. Really lovely movements and exposure.

with Charlotte Nelson
Hidden 04/Oct/15 AltLd O/S
Hidden 04/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Charlotte Nelson 04/Oct/15 -
Hidden 03/Oct/15 AltLd O/S
cindylmy ?/Oct/15 Lead O/S

Must have been my first proper trad lead, had to crawl at the top due to rope drag.. had no idea what an extender was back then! Did it in one pitch and single rope, what a folly!

TomatoPro ?/Oct/15 2nd

Great day, nice lead from Cindy

with Cindy
StefanP ?/Oct/15 Lead
Hidden ?/Oct/15 Lead
Kinge 27/Sep/15 2nd O/S
with Rob
dtalbot 20/Sep/15 Lead
with Rory O'Conor
Stanners 04/Sep/15 Lead O/S

a great VD with a tricky crux especially in size 12 approach shoes!

RJLeish 04/Sep/15 2nd O/S
smoreda 18/Aug/15 Lead
StormShadow 16/Aug/15 Lead

Nice climb, seemed a little hard for a VD grade

with Chris
chrissyboy 16/Aug/15 Lead β
with Gary Smith
George Killaspy 02/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Lauren
kez1 ?/Aug/15 -
with Andrew Boardman
jamestb 25/Jul/15 AltLd O/S

Led first pitch.

Rollo 23/Jul/15 2nd
with Ben M, jsk
jennysknight 23/Jul/15 2nd

Followed Rolly, so only one piece of gear to pick up and an unerving swing - leave in more gear for a third

with Roly
benwmorgan 23/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Rollo
Andrew Abraham 19/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Ceara
Hidden 07/Jul/15 AltLd
stvey 29/Jun/15 Lead O/S

First route at Hen Cloud.

with Ollie
Dogwood 29/Jun/15 2nd O/S
fuzzysheep01 27/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Nono
TJ Mather 25/Jun/15 Lead rpt
Dale Finnie ??/2015 Lead
BALD EAGLE 12/Oct/14 2nd
with Dave Smith
brian watson 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Amber Chaloner 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S

First lead of the weekend to warm up. Crux proved interesting but a good cam protected the move. Bouldering problem at the button was easy but no gear.

with Tim Popplestone
gavster 21/Sep/14 2nd
with ruth
Ruthie 21/Sep/14 Lead
with Gavin
LeeFolkes 07/Sep/14 -
amccann 06/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Matt Harmon 06/Sep/14 Solo O/S
magicmartin 04/Sep/14 2nd O/S

Nice route. I liked the high step with the run out gear. Nice for the 2nd.

gpcomps 31/Aug/14 2nd O/S
with Andrew
Alessandro Tentori 31/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Kirsten Donovan
BigHairyIan 09/Aug/14 2nd O/S
with Richard Taylor, Katy Stranack
rickstaylor 09/Aug/14 Lead
with Ian
Hidden 22/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/14 2nd O/S
How easy 20/Jul/14 Lead
Hidden 20/Jul/14 2nd O/S
jonathandavey 17/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Crux surprisingly taxing, exposed and with poor gear for a VDiff!

The Norris 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S

bit of a belly flop to get up towards the belay ledge!

with Gem
benland 09/Jun/14 2nd O/S

Nice route

with Jamie Evans
Tom McCabe 17/Mar/14 AltLd O/S

First multi-pitch, in half a gale! Joe took the first pitch to above the crux.

JRJones 15/Mar/14 AltLd O/S
Hidden ??/2014 -
wjcdean 06/Oct/13 2nd dog

did as one pitch. Toe pinged off on the crux to lose the onsight. I'm blaming not being used to the new shoes. Or something.

with Trevers
ruthonbike 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Josh
mattgrange 06/Oct/13 AltLd

Classic and fun, led Pitch 1

Trevers 06/Oct/13 Lead dog

Did in one pitch. Guide book says HVD, would have to agree. Spent ages faffing before taking on the crux which turned out not to be that hard, but very exposed

with wjcdean
Hidden 01/Oct/13 AltLd O/S
egg-man 24/Sep/13 2nd
with John Pickles
Hidden 22/Sep/13 Lead dog
TJ Mather 22/Sep/13 AltLd O/S

All easy scrambling until you hit the crux which is very exposed and poor gear. I lead P2

with Tom Robinson
Rob Royle 14/Sep/13 Lead

First climb on Hen Cloud, nice route!

with Steph
willson 29/Aug/13 AltLd
with Wills
Hidden 29/Aug/13 AltLd
Hidden 25/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Stamford Raffles 22/Aug/13 Lead
with Julie
EddieA 18/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Hugh, Joe A
gavster 16/Aug/13 Lead
with kev
mapperley samurai 16/Aug/13 2nd
stokienomad 10/Aug/13 Lead

Rather windy and the crux is quite awkward.

Hidden 30/Jul/13 2nd
Chalky Cat 15/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Dom
Hidden 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Paul Hy 09/Jul/13 AltLd rpt
with Mike
Hidden 09/Jul/13 AltLd
HAJ Francis 06/Jul/13 Solo O/S
dan_blair87 03/Jul/13 Lead O/S
runestone 30/Jun/13 Lead
with Stu
ivebittenoffmorethanicanstu 30/Jun/13 2nd O/S
liverpooldave 30/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/13 2nd O/S
bobpilgrem 21/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Dennis
Hidden 05/Jun/13 AltLd
Howard J 04/Jun/13 Lead dnf

Backed off the crux move.

Howard J 04/Jun/13 2nd rpt

Retrieved my sling from the failed first attempt. The crux move wasn't really that hard, but it's still sketchy if you can't get your foot high enough, it's exposed, and the gear is unconvincing - worth more than V Diff imo

with Mark Ford
Iron Face 25/May/13 Lead O/S
with Lozza
scoth 06/May/13 Lead O/S
Anne Gumbley 05/May/13 Lead
with Ray Sharples
farmerwad 05/May/13 2nd
with S.O.C.
climbingste 05/May/13 Lead O/S
Elby ?/May/13 2nd
with Tim
thomaspomfrett 21/Apr/13 Solo
dsgarner 02/Apr/13 AltLd O/S

P1-Jim, P2-me

with Jim Cockayne
Ppocketwatch 30/Mar/13 Lead O/S

The crux is hard for short people so grade not accurate for me! The rest of the climb is no problem.

Hidden ?/Mar/13 2nd O/S
friendzone1234 ?/Mar/13 Lead O/S
phillipwright ??/2013 Lead O/S

Did in walking boots.

with Neill Mckay
Rob Gillespie ??/2013 Lead O/S
MartF 02/Dec/12 2nd

With Stubbs. Cold day, ice on track up to Hen Cloud.

carl_123 02/Dec/12 Lead O/S
Heggie 17/Nov/12 Lead
with Tom Davenport
tomdavenport 17/Nov/12 2nd
pc1983 17/Nov/12 Lead O/S

Thought about doing it in one long out pitch but did it in 2 as the guidebook suggests. The crux move felt more bold than a vdiff should, but it could have been because of having numb fingers and being wet!

MichaelGallimore 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Suffered major rope drag- half ropes or massive extenders are a must.

climbingpixie 14/Oct/12 Solo

Excellent. Some quite 'out there' moves for the grade.

with Andy
Hidden 14/Oct/12 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Oct/12 AltLd dog
Paul Hy 27/Sep/12 AltLd rpt
with Mike R
AJ007 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Brian
Wolfy1987 NEWMC 13/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Tasty crux for a Vdiff!!

swoollock 21/Aug/12 AltLd
cragant 21/Aug/12 Lead
Hidden 12/Aug/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/12 AltLd O/S
climbingxcat 25/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Brian
Hidden 15/Jul/12 2nd
kim.mulji 30/Jun/12 Lead β

Repeat lead - as one pitch, brining up Phil George and Hok

mmmhumous 27/Jun/12 AltLd O/S

Lead first pitch. Second pitch crux feels bold/tough for V Diff (4b maybe) rest of the pitch is mod/diff.

MikeDowsett 24/Jun/12 2nd
with Ruth Gordon, Andy Neath
RichyBOYY 05/Apr/12 AltLd

Arthur lead the first pitch, I lead the second. First move on the second pitch was bold and ballsy. A one move wonder.

scotty h 29/Jan/12 2nd RP
with Dom Pauly
buxtoncoffeelover ?/Jan/12 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
Hidden ??/2012 -
Andy Peak 1 25/Dec/11 Lead

wet very wet

with H washbrook
jonnybull 26/Nov/11 Lead O/S


with Stu Johnston, Mags
Magie1981 26/Nov/11 2nd
with Stu Johnston, Jonathan Bull
Hidden 20/Nov/11 Lead
Hidden 06/Nov/11 Lead O/S
GermanAlex 29/Oct/11 Solo

crux was a bit committing for an o/s solo, but safe (huge +ve holds)

Andy DJ 28/Oct/11 AltLd
cragfox 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Ade7 15/Oct/11 2nd O/S

In one

with Sarah
danny269 02/Oct/11 AltLd

I lead first pitch - Keir took over for the crux and finish an 'unfinished' climb for a few years back - light drizzle started just as we set off

with Keir
Paul Hy 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Tony
Hidden 25/Sep/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Lead
Hidden 15/Sep/11 Lead
minexplorer 09/Sep/11 Lead

was foxed for little bit at crux thinking maybe it was mis printed as VD instead of VS.but it turned out to be a quick pull with both hands an hop right foot onto wall step left foot onto ledge....aaah

with grant newcombe
antonymcphillips ?/Sep/11 Lead
stevethomas 31/Aug/11 Lead
with Heather
Ander 20/Aug/11 Lead
Sparrowmonkey 20/Aug/11 2nd

Struggled on the crux, so went and did the 4b crux of K2 instead. mmm... yes I'm a woman, and yes I'm blonde. The bottom of the route is great, though. And I'm not blonde, I'm ginger... :)

katyc 07/Aug/11 Lead
Hidden 30/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Dan Geh 25/Jul/11 2nd O/S
tgeh 25/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with dan geh
btc 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with ian lovatt
Hidden 13/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Mike Lee 13/Jul/11 AltLd

Nice warm up climb.. Lovely exposure on crux..

with Jim
Hidden 03/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
spacey 02/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Chris
Duncan Beard ?/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

We pulled straight over the very steep crux, may be possible to traverse round to the left more easily but with more exposure.

Hidden ?/Jul/11 Lead O/S
sam_owen41 24/Jun/11 Lead O/S

In the wet

with Lucy
rikbattye 20/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Mar/11 AltLd β
Tom Harper 11/Mar/11 AltLd

Multi pitch - assisted

masa-alpin 06/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Very good route. VD is a joke, though.

with Michelle A
dpitt83 23/Jan/11 Lead O/S

Beautifully exposed

with mike dillworth
Tom Lee-Field 20/Jan/11 2nd O/S
with Gaz
bavarianGaz 20/Jan/11 Lead rpt
with Tom
AielSavage ??/2011 Lead O/S
PAJames ??/2011 -
Hidden 21/Nov/10 2nd
iliff 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with lauren
Hidden 18/Sep/10 2nd O/S
Tez29 18/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Mousey
hapymike 09/Sep/10 Lead
bencole ?/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Dad
Hidden 28/Aug/10 Lead
Mark Salter 14/Aug/10 Lead O/S
hapymike 12/Aug/10 Lead
RamblingRyan 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Col
Ceridwen 25/Jul/10 Solo O/S
JWB 17/Jul/10 2nd
jon_gill1 17/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Nel Tindale 11/Jul/10 2nd RP
gilbert 11/Jul/10 2nd O/S

nice climb a bit of exposure on the move but actually OK

with Dave Tait
Hidden 11/Jul/10 2nd
Nicholas Livesey 04/Jul/10 Lead

Great little climb on a very windy evening

with Lucie Sedlarova
Hidden 04/Jul/10 Lead dog
Hidden 03/Jul/10 AltLd
Stuart Hurworth ?/Jul/10 2nd RP

Thought we'd do a nice easy VD after a rainstorm, turns out the crux move is really quite hard when its dripping wet! Took four of us an attempt each (and 3 falls!) before on the second go we managed it! A nice arete although its a bit of a one move wonder.

with Rich, Marcus Levens
Hidden ?/Jul/10 Lead
Graeme Hammond 26/Jun/10 Solo rpt
thrutch 25/Jun/10 Solo
idiotproof (Buxton MC) ?/Jun/10 -
Hidden 10/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
SHCS ??/2010 -
Hidden ??/2010 -
Ken Taylor ??/2010 -
LP ??/2010 -
GF ??/2010 -
Double Knee Bar 25/Oct/09 2nd O/S

Amazingly windy today

with Iain
Tom Lee-Field 13/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Dan, Gaz
bavarianGaz 13/Oct/09 AltLd
with Dan and Tom
dannyboy83 27/Sep/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 21/Sep/09 Solo β

Really very good in the sunshine. A nice very exposed one move wonder crux adds a bit of spice, as good as any of the roaches VD classics. 3 stars IMO! Beta as i watched someone do the final moves (including the crux) before we started soloing.

with Phil Baxter
bridget143 19/Sep/09 AltLd O/S
with Lindy
tmawer 12/Sep/09 2nd
with kevin
..blackbird ?/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Big Steve 15/Aug/09 Solo O/S
with Karen
flyboy86 ?/Aug/09 Solo

Slightly drunk still from the night befor so did it naked LOL

with Stu B
Hidden 06/Jul/09 Lead O/S
liamoloughlin 05/Jul/09 Lead
wrapped in bacon ?/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with James, Rob
bobpilgrem 25/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Bob/Nic
Hidden 24/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Neil Henson 23/Jun/09 Lead O/S

Lovely crux section. Quite spicy for a V Diff!

with Graham Robinson
A Downing 21/Jun/09 Lead rpt
with Dan & Gaz
bavarianGaz 21/Jun/09 AltLd O/S

Lead last pitch, first ever multipitch

with Andy and Dan
BennoC 16/Jun/09 2nd β
with Stace
mtempest 16/Jun/09 Lead
with CathS
staceated 16/Jun/09 2nd β
with Derek
CathS 16/Jun/09 AltLd O/S
with Mike Tempest
Hidden 13/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Mike Roach 13/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Wilson To
Jon Read 03/Jun/09 Solo
with Mark Sharrat & Andi Turner
argylectu ?/Jun/09 Lead O/S
deklan ?/Jun/09 AltLd
with dad
alun1111 31/May/09 Lead
Mr. K 24/May/09 AltLd O/S

Lead first pitch.

with Bryn Wood
Hidden 16/May/09 Lead O/S
donkster 16/May/09 2nd rpt
with DaveNW
Darragh ?/May/09 -
with Mark
goi.ashmore 22/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Stig 22/Apr/09 Solo O/S

HVD and *** as per definitive guide.

with Goi
Hidden 21/Apr/09 AltLd O/S
Danzig 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Rich Ogden
Hidden 14/Apr/09 Solo O/S
dan gibson 11/Apr/09 Lead rpt
joe larner 03/Apr/09 Solo O/S
RCrockford 03/Apr/09 Lead rpt

As one pitch

with Jonah
Hidden 01/Apr/09 2nd
markblair 01/Apr/09 AltLd O/S

Strange start but very enjoyable. Careful of rope drag.

with Alison Dixon
Hidden 15/Mar/09 AltLd O/S
Siany 15/Mar/09 2nd

A tricky start!

with Rob Shepherd
deejmonkey ??/2009 AltLd
with Tom
Hidden ??/2009 -
keith leonard ??/2009 -
tomparrott ??/2009 AltLd
with DJ
Hidden 07/Dec/08 Lead rpt
ben comery 07/Dec/08 2nd O/S

2nd after Tom,then belayed Brad.

with Tom D, Brad
Stuart Wildman 08/Nov/08 AltLd O/S
MattT88 13/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Tim Nixon
Hidden 05/Oct/08 AltLd
andy007 24/Sep/08 Lead O/S

lead both pitches in one go

with Chris
senior rita 24/Sep/08 AltLd rpt

in the dark

GrantB 21/Sep/08 2nd
with Dave the rave
Jon Read 21/Sep/08 Solo
rachaeldanks 21/Sep/08 2nd
with mark s
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead
Hidden 20/Sep/08 2nd
daviesp2 20/Sep/08 Lead
paul birch 31/Aug/08 -
tobydunford 02/Aug/08 Solo O/S
adam06 31/Jul/08 AltLd
with Hilary Theaker and dave carr
hils theaker 31/Jul/08 2nd
with Adam + Dave
djnc 31/Jul/08 AltLd

Tricky. I can't agree with the grade here.

with ad and hillary
Mike Turner 20/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Dave White
Darrel 13/Jul/08 2nd O/S
embob 13/Jul/08 2nd
with Si and Marty
Hidden 13/Jul/08 AltLd O/S
Milne 13/Jul/08 Lead O/S

nice exposure.

with Darrel
Hidden 04/Jul/08 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/08 AltLd
mmalbon 29/Jun/08 2nd

First Simon tried leading it, he got stuck at the crux. Then I seconded up to him and tried leading the crux, I bottled it too! Then lowered simon off and he set up a top rope. I did the crux on a top rope with a heel hook and then solo'd the last bit.

with Simon
brady 15/Jun/08 2nd
with Roger
rd20 08/Jun/08 AltLd

RD P1 6m!

with Kim
kim.mulji 08/Jun/08 Lead

Led second pitch I think

AlanLittle700 03/Jun/08 Lead O/S

Climbed first pitch with Sarah. Lowered Sarah off 2nd pitch due to illness and soloed the remaining section.

with Sarah
troym 01/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Rory Juss and Ben Prince
benjizac 01/Jun/08 2nd

Spent a lot of time at the first belay waiting for Troy to 'be bold'! Also got bitten to buggery by midges.

with Troy Midwood, Rory Juss
cheeky 30/May/08 AltLd O/S
with Dave T
hguyatt 24/May/08 2nd
Hidden 24/May/08 Lead O/S
roscoe6 24/May/08 Lead

3 pitches

sarah87 21/May/08 Lead dog

Got stuck on the crux and was put on top rope then continued normally

with Ceara Mallaghan
Janey Turner 26/Apr/08 2nd dog
with Andi Turner, Suzanne Hobday
stemill 26/Apr/08 AltLd O/S
with Graham
Hidden 26/Apr/08 AltLd dnf
Hidden 26/Apr/08 TR O/S
Calder 26/Apr/08 AltLd O/S
with Ste
Daymo ?/Apr/08 2nd
Hidden ?/Apr/08 Lead
AndyHassall 08/Mar/08 Lead O/S

A bold exposed move round the arete with one good hold.

Tanya Savage 17/Feb/08 AltLd

led first pitch, backed off appalling crimpy move up with much swearing

Neil Pacey 17/Feb/08 Lead O/S

My partner backed off this after leading HS 4b last week. I led it but I can't see how it can be VD, felt like S 4a, still a good route with a striking line, deserves the two star rating.

daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
carl_coop ??/2008 2nd O/S
elegant cheddar ??/2008 2nd

Found the bottom bit really hard, and couldn't lead it! What a confidence breaker!

with adam hughes
gingergeorge ??/2008 Lead
The Mountain Goat 11/Nov/07 AltLd O/S
with David Barter
jameswbrae 04/Nov/07 Lead O/S

First ever lead! Woohoo! Awesome ridge with "Alpine Feel" and good sense of exposure at crux. But lots of good gear and easy mantley moves.

with Emma Ross & Patrick Von Glenn
Hidden 04/Nov/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/Nov/07 2nd dog
Hidden 20/Oct/07 2nd dnf
captainH 20/Oct/07 Lead O/S

A couple tricky moves, lowered my 2nd off, his shoulder let him down at the crux. I couldn't be bothered with splitting the climb into two pitches

Hidden 07/Oct/07 Lead O/S
staceyjg 30/Sep/07 2nd O/S

Vdiff?? A bit exposed on the crux for a Vdiff, I'm pleased I didnt offer to lead it!

Hidden 30/Sep/07 Lead
dfbpdave 15/Sep/07 AltLd O/S

Lead the second (longer) pitch.

dja 03/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with jodi
dangerousoldfool ?/Sep/07 2nd O/S

Brian, me, my daughter and her boyfriend. Two ropes and three harnesses between us. A mini adventure :)

with Brian M
lithos 28/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
trevor macalonan 27/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Tim
Hidden 27/Aug/07 2nd
galpinos 26/Aug/07 Lead
with Nick V and Emily
Hidden 20/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
fruitcake72 19/Aug/07 2nd dnf

Very hard first move in the rain with 4 pairs of walking boots on my harness. Lost my bottle, the plot and the will to climb. Soaking wet with my poor non climbing husband waiting for hours at the top with coats. Will come back on a fine dry day and finish it.

with mic_b mrsbate and Johnathan
Hidden 19/Aug/07 2nd dnf
Hidden 03/Aug/07 Lead
Hidden 03/Aug/07 2nd
JdotP 02/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Chris Banks, Jonny Marsh
DanT 28/Jul/07 AltLd O/S
joe king 27/Jul/07 AltLd O/S


with dan towns
Mersea 01/Jul/07 Lead
with Phil
pepperpot 12/Jun/07 2nd rpt
Hidden 14/May/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 05/May/07 Lead O/S
Mr Wild 26/Apr/07 AltLd

the crux was really quite exposed for a V.Diff

with Pete
Hidden 26/Apr/07 AltLd
Owen W-G 22/Apr/07 Solo O/S
with Robin
davek 19/Apr/07 2nd
with Duncan
duncan 19/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Dave K
Chris Sansum 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S

Couple of the moves were tricky for a v-diff. Not really worth 2 stars.

with John Robb
Hidden 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S
lewisl 10/Mar/07 2nd dog
with Russ
Hidden ??/2007 Lead
DannyK ??/2007 2nd O/S
with pep
scullymammoth ??/2007 Lead
with Dave Lumb
Hidden ??/2007 Lead
Steve Banham ??/2007 Lead
rachelwheatcroft 14/Nov/06 2nd
with Marvino
d80f0u 12/Nov/06 AltLd

Nice route with exposed crux moves. Cold day.

with Alex
Hidden 06/Nov/06 Solo O/S
EAYL 23/Oct/06 2nd
with LMB
Whitt 17/Sep/06 AltLd O/S

Heel hook on a VDiff! Awesome move tho, but what is it doing on a VDiff?!

with Tom and Mark
Hidden 08/Aug/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/Aug/06 AltLd O/S
Hidden 05/Aug/06 AltLd
Hopevalleypaul 29/Jul/06 2nd
with Gareth W
leonjones 03/Jul/06 AltLd
with Phil Barley
Hidden ?/Jul/06 Lead O/S
prawn ?/Jul/06 2nd
with Graham
dan gibson 24/Jun/06 Lead rpt
with karing
krikoman 11/Jun/06 2nd O/S

Fantactic Route, Found quite easy but we'd just done Central climb so it might have been a relief from that. 10 out of 10

with 1_Rick Graham, Steve Wood
DerwentDiluted 11/Jun/06 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
dan gibson 02/Jun/06 Solo rpt
ikl minx 06/May/06 AltLd β
with jonnyboy
Hidden ?/Feb/06 Lead
Hidden ??/2006 Lead
Hidden 13/Sep/05 Lead O/S
Alfredo ?/Sep/05 Lead
with Ben R
2RoyalAnglian ?/Aug/05 2nd

skived off work! ha ha ha!! one move wonder

with mark ansty
Ybot Htulk ?/Jul/05 2nd
with Pete
Hidden ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
John Eley ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S
OffshoreAndy 28/May/05 Lead O/S
with Jon
Hidden 12/May/05 Lead O/S
Jon Read ?/Jan/05 -
mark s ??/2005 -
dicky79 ?/Nov/04 Lead O/S
with Mike Bottomley
burnt ?/Nov/04 Lead O/S
with Richard Kirk
Hidden 10/Oct/04 Lead
DAL 09/Sep/04 2nd
Hidden 26/Aug/04 AltLd
Hidden 25/Aug/04 AltLd
Hidden 22/Aug/04 2nd O/S
Lev 21/Aug/04 Lead O/S

Late night post pub climbing, the off road braken bashing path up to the crag was more of a challenge than the route. Tired to do it last year but couldn't find the route.

with Andrew Bitmead, ABC
Hopevalleypaul 27/Jul/04 AltLd
with Mike C
A Downing 12/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with Charlotte Downing
Hidden 07/Sep/03 Lead
jimshrimp 04/Sep/03 Lead O/S
jamie ward 20/Jul/03 AltLd O/S
with John Howes
Howard J 15/Jul/03 Lead rpt
with Rachel James
jim_randell 13/Jul/03 Lead O/S
with DG2
Hidden 13/Jul/03 AltLd O/S
kendogcatchy ?/Jul/03 -
with stu bosley
Sankey 07/Jun/03 2nd
with Rich + Offwidth
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 07/Jun/03 2nd O/S
Cake 31/May/03 AltLd O/S
with Matt
Hidden 31/May/03 AltLd
Hidden 29/May/03 Lead
Hidden 03/May/03 Lead
Hidden 05/Apr/03 Lead O/S
Smelly Fox 24/Feb/03 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2003 -
Alastair Hudson 06/Oct/02 Lead
with Clare Young
Mark Collins 07/Sep/02 Solo O/S
rob wmc ?/Sep/02 Lead O/S
with Andy
kato'sdad 28/Aug/02 2nd
RobSimmo 28/Aug/02 Lead O/S
Howard J 13/Aug/02 Lead rpt
with Judy Thornber
Hidden 13/Jul/02 Lead O/S
Stevie_R 18/May/02 Lead O/S
with rod
Hidden ?/May/02 2nd
shaun walby 27/Apr/02 2nd O/S
with Phil West
Phil West 27/Apr/02 Lead O/S
with Shaun Walby
shaun walby 27/Apr/02 2nd O/S
with Phil West
Allan Young 14/Apr/02 Lead O/S
with Ann Rees
gazbonutter 01/Mar/02 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/02 AltLd
The Grist ??/2002 Lead O/S
with Nick Allsop
Stone Muppet ??/2002 -
Simon Caldwell ??/2002 Lead rpt
with Carmen
Hedley 17/Nov/01 Lead O/S
with Ken Binsley
Hidden 08/Sep/01 Lead
Celia Watson 08/Sep/01 2nd
Jon Read ?/Jun/01 2nd

A quick nip up from Lichfield in the rain, after Mr Ransome's wedding.

with Roger Peppe & Ian MacLellan
MontyH 21/Oct/00 2nd
smudge 28/Aug/00 Lead O/S
with Pete Ramshaw
Gus 12/May/00 Lead
chrishedgehog 09/Apr/00 Lead O/S
with Joe Thompson
Bullybones ??/2000 Lead
marcoleptic ??/2000 Lead
with Gaz Haynes
Bobbyonrock ??/2000 Lead O/S
with Sparkles
Ratfeeder 11/Sep/99 Lead O/S
with Phil
Mark Davies PK ?/Sep/99 2nd
with Laura
p.crooky#1 15/Aug/99 Lead
with Gel
Hidden 15/Aug/99 Solo
rocktigger ??/1999 Lead O/S
with chopper
fellgazelle ??/1998 Lead O/S

and again with Ann Fooks

with Alan Haigh
barney@helmshore 28/Sep/97 2nd
with simon
Hidden 21/Sep/97 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/97 Solo
Chris Murray ?/Apr/97 Solo

I fell of this while leading it in 2012. Bit of a low point :(

Hidden 09/Mar/97 Lead O/S
roncaves 14/Aug/96 Solo
Hidden 03/Apr/96 Lead
Martyn ??/1996 Lead
Iain Thow 28/Aug/95 Solo rpt
Howard J 01/Aug/95 AltLd O/S
with Mike Higginbotham
Marti999 ??/1995 Lead
alan moore ??/1995 -
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 17/Sep/94 Lead
with John Buckley
dan gibson ??/1994 2nd O/S
with helen gibson
Phil Murray 10/Oct/93 2nd O/S
with John Fitch
Sime64 04/Sep/93 2nd dnf

Gill falls off breaks arm

with Gill
Gordon Stainforth 02/Aug/92 Lead
with David Hope
keith Lonsdale 26/Jul/92 2nd
andybirtwistle 26/Jul/92 Lead
RichardMc 10/May/92 Lead
DubyaJamesDubya ??/1991 -
malc 23/Aug/90 Lead
keith Lonsdale 26/Jul/90 2nd
andybirtwistle 26/Jul/90 Lead
Roget 22/May/90 Solo O/S
Raggar 22/Apr/90 AltLd
with mike p, Steve P
nai ??/1990 Lead
Steve Lenartowicz ??/1990 -
babymoac 02/Jun/89 Solo
Hidden ??/1989 Lead
Iain Thow 06/May/87 Lead
with Steve Ball
Hidden 24/Aug/86 Solo
Ian Archer 05/Apr/86 2nd O/S
with Tony Green
Hidden ?/Oct/84 Lead
Hidden 10/Jul/83 2nd
Hidden 19/Jun/83 Solo
Nigel Coe 04/Apr/81 Lead
with Jackie Coe
The Reaper 27/Aug/80 Lead O/S
leland stamper ?/May/80 Lead O/S
Nigel Bond 23/Feb/80 Lead
with Mark Dixon
Hammy 09/Jul/79 AltLd
with Jonathon Stacey
Hidden 01/Apr/79 Lead
Chris Terrey ??/1978 Solo
paul59 19/Oct/75 2nd
rogerskews ??/1973 AltLd
with Paul Barrow
Rog Wilko ?/Feb/71 AltLd
with ??
mikej 03/Sep/70 Solo
with Stewart Grant
tapley 23/Nov/69 Lead
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