Rockfax Description
16m. The wide corner is a titanic struggle for most, wedging-a-way up is the only option though those with strong arms and little imagination can layback, though hey may end up shitting blue lights as the top approaches. For those who haven't had enough Green Streak is a finish up the hanging crack in right wall reached by a gritty hand traverse © Rockfax

FA. Don Whillans 1948/Steve Bancroft 1973

Ticklists: Gritstone's finest gruesome and damaging struggles, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Wide Cracks, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors), Peak Rock/6/ The Emergence of Joe Brown and Don Whillans, Thrutch and Clutch, WideBoyz Crack School, UK road to wide crack mastery.

Hidden 11/Sep/16 2nd O/S
Stroppy 11/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Another classic struggle!

soph 09/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Chicken wing tastic - probably the hardest of the three classic hvs's

morganator 09/Sep/16 2nd
ferdia 15/Aug/16 2nd
with Andy
Andy Moles 15/Aug/16 Lead O/S

Not as desperate as the Rockfax description makes out, about the same as Freddie's Finale and Trident.

with Ferdia
FlavioL1989 23/Jul/16 Lead O/S

No pain - no vertical gain! Leave your fancy goretex home and go old school corduroy on this one.

w-watson 23/Jul/16 2nd
jon22 03/Oct/15 Lead dog
with si witcher
switch 03/Oct/15 2nd O/S

Sustained laybacking, made harder by the lichen still being a little damp. Could do with a good scrub down.

with John S
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
andi turner ??/2013 -
Frank the Husky ??/2013 -
Jim Slater 24/Mar/12 2nd O/S

Absolutely exhausting and lost a fair amount of blood in the process. Never again.

Graeme Hammond 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Jim
Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead dnf
walts4 ??/2011 -
Pete Graham 11/May/08 Lead
with James Fleming
Hidden ?/Sep/03 Lead RP
charlesmfrench 13/Jul/02 Lead
goi.ashmore 06/May/95 Lead O/S
with Matt Hirst
ste_d 25/Aug/93 2nd O/S
with mik
Hidden 27/Aug/90 2nd
uphillnow ??/1984 2nd
Sean Kelly ?/Jun/75 Lead

E1!!!! This was good old VS in the original Chew guide when I did this in the early 70's.

with Graham Thompson & Steve Berisford
clanger ??/1972 -
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