Rockfax Description
12m. Gain the beckoning flake in the front of the buttress from the right by strenuous undercutting to good holds above the roof. Pass this with difficulty then get motoring up the layback flakes on the head-wall. Pumpy and at the top end of the grade. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Bancroft 1977

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Peak Rock/14/Gritstone After the Gold Rush, Ultimate E4 ticklist, James' Winter Grit ticklist, The Roaches 3 Star Extravaganza, Definitive *** Peak Grit.

Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 13/Aug Lead G/U

Tough getting over the bulge - I ended up doing some bridging which worked well

with Deacon
benw681 22/Oct/16 Lead dnf
with Jake
dominic lee 27/Sep/15 Lead

Hard work..much the same as when l first did it 30 odd years back. Again with Pete .

with Pete O'Donnovan
pipof747 03/May/14 Lead RP
john lynch 09/Apr/14 2nd O/S

great but hard!

with Lewis Andrew
Hidden ??/2014 -
Hannes B 19/Feb/12 Lead dog

2 falls

with Tom
The old James turnbull ??/2012 Lead
stevebarratt 13/May/11 Lead
with Rob Sandercock
Adam Ellwood 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
DavidEvans 12/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Pown 15/May/10 2nd O/S
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 17/Feb/08 Lead rpt
with Rachel Hassall
switch ?/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Ellis
Toby Dunn 29/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Tom Randall
dan gibson 11/Aug/07 Lead RP
with sam read
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 24/Sep/05 Lead O/S


with Eric Hildrew
mark s ??/2005 -
Gus ??/2003 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jun/97 Lead β
ste_d 10/Jul/94 Lead dog

1 fall

with mik
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