10m.

Rockfax Description
Once derided as too short and too polished - now that short is a virtue, and everything else is just as polished it doesn't seem so bad. Hard and slippery all the way. © Rockfax

FA. Mark Pretty 1987. Named at a time when the trad vs bolt argument was at its Peak.

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Logged Ascents

UserDateStyleNotes & Partners
asol 11 May Lead RP
with Nicolas
with Nicolas
Holly R 23 Feb Lead RP 2nd go.
2nd go.
Hidden 16 Feb Lead RP
Jonathan Bean 16 Nov, 2018 Lead RP
with Olly
with Olly
Toby 17 Jul, 2018 Lead RP
with Nige
with Nige
Dave Musgrove Jnr 16 May, 2018 Lead RP Surprisingly good.
with ellis
Surprisingly good.
with ellis
Patrick Hill 12 May, 2018 Lead RP
Hidden 29 Apr, 2018 Lead RP
Angus Taylor 22 Jul, 2017 Lead dog
oliver.ghill91 29 May, 2017 Lead
with Juliette
with Juliette
James Oakes 24 May, 2017 Lead O/S Chuffed to onsight this but don't think it can be anywhere near 7c. If 'A Bigger Tail' is 7b+ then this is 7b max.
with Henry Francis, amccann
Chuffed to onsight this but don't think it can be anywhere near 7c. If 'A Bigger Tail' is 7b+ then this is 7b max.
with Henry Francis, amccann
Andrew1 6 May, 2017 Lead RP
with Hulda
with Hulda
DaveFidler 2 Sep, 2016 Lead RP
Matthew Ferrier 29 Jul, 2016 Lead RP Super slippy feet, choose carefully.
Super slippy feet, choose carefully.
Steve Hickie 23 Jun, 2016 Lead β
bigdrew 11 Jun, 2016 Lead RP
with Dan
with Dan
Joshua Robertson 1 May, 2016 Lead RP 1st go on the 3rd session.
1st go on the 3rd session.
Hannes B 1 May, 2016 Lead RP
patsaunders ?May, 2016 TR dnf
ashtond6 24 Apr, 2016 Lead dnf Seemed hard
Seemed hard
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 2 Apr, 2016 Lead RP First uk 7c. In a session
First uk 7c. In a session
Jim pratt ??, 2016 Lead RP
Joe Lawson 30 Aug, 2015 Lead RP
KiaranR 21 Jul, 2015 Lead RP Jumped off at jugs below bulge. Needs another bolt or lower off here really. Cool microroute/boulder on a rope anyway and worth doing!
Jumped off at jugs below bulge. Needs another bolt or lower off here really. Cool microroute/boulder on a rope anyway and worth doing!
Hidden 30 Jun, 2015 Lead RP
Matt Cooke 29 Jun, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 26 Apr, 2015 Lead RP
Haydn Jones 21 Jul, 2014 Lead β pleased to flash this
with ted kingsnorth
pleased to flash this
with ted kingsnorth
Hidden 4 Jul, 2014 Lead RP
Matt Broadhurst 29 Jun, 2014 Lead RP Cool, the polish slightly detracts from the climbing but certainly adds to the challenge. One play on a rope, two foot work errors, then a very happy climber :) first 7c
with Wojtas, Paul
Cool, the polish slightly detracts from the climbing but certainly adds to the challenge. One play on a rope, two foot work errors, then a very happy climber :) first 7c
with Wojtas, Paul
NDD 5 Jun, 2014 Lead
with sam harvie
with sam harvie
Chris_barr 5 Oct, 2013 Lead RP
with Theo
with Theo
mark20 4 Jul, 2013 Lead RP
Hidden 4 Jul, 2013 Lead dog
Hidden 16 Jun, 2013 Lead dog
Hidden 16 Jun, 2013 Lead
con321 9 Jun, 2013 Lead RP Easy for a someone who does a lot of bouldering
with luke warren, peaches69
Easy for a someone who does a lot of bouldering
with luke warren, peaches69
Gus 11 May, 2013 Lead
with sam whittaker
with sam whittaker
Hidden 30 Apr, 2013 -
Hidden 27 Apr, 2013 Lead RP
BRoe 25 Jan, 2013 Lead RP Should of flashed in all honesty, fingers were so cold it was freezing!
Should of flashed in all honesty, fingers were so cold it was freezing!
mic_b 6 Nov, 2012 Lead RP
with Ian
with Ian
gcarmichael 26 Jun, 2012 Lead RP First proper sport climb outside. Enjoyed the climbing, didn't feel too bad. Went second go.
First proper sport climb outside. Enjoyed the climbing, didn't feel too bad. Went second go.
nathanlee 26 Jun, 2012 Lead RP not as bad as people say. very soft imo.
not as bad as people say. very soft imo.
kristian 13 Nov, 2011 Lead RP
Jonny Slarke 24 Jun, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 29 May, 2011 Lead
Souljah 24 May, 2011 Lead So happy to get this route. My beta proved invaluable
with Alister
So happy to get this route. My beta proved invaluable
with Alister
highrepute 18 May, 2011 Lead RP
Joe Costello 18 May, 2011 Lead RP Easiest 7c for me so far.
with James
Easiest 7c for me so far.
with James
Hidden 28 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 25 Apr, 2011 Lead dog
Hidden 23 Apr, 2011 Lead dog
Somerset swede basher 23 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
with Rob Meckin
with Rob Meckin
Hidden 22 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
bigie bob 11 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
Hidden 23 Mar, 2011 Lead
jowgli 1 Jul, 2010 Lead RP brilliant technical wall climb, despite what northern limestone has to say about it
brilliant technical wall climb, despite what northern limestone has to say about it
Ally Smith 27 May, 2010 Lead RP Very close to the flash. 3rd go after a rest.
Very close to the flash. 3rd go after a rest.
Ethan 17 May, 2010 Lead
with Ben Humphris
with Ben Humphris
Dan Jenkin 10 May, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden ?May, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden 22 Apr, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden 27 Mar, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden 1 Jan, 2010 -
Hidden 7 Nov, 2009 Lead
Matt Fry 15 Oct, 2009 Lead RP
with jondude
with jondude
jondude 25 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with Pete Clark
with Pete Clark
Tony Little 25 Jul, 2009 Lead RP
with Claire
with Claire
Hidden 20 Jul, 2009 Lead RP
Simon Davis ??, 2009 Lead RP
with Rae Cowie
with Rae Cowie
Hidden 19 Sep, 2008 Lead RP
Hidden 3 Sep, 2008 Lead β
hutch ?Sep, 2008 Lead β
hamer89 27 Aug, 2008 Lead RP
Tom Briggs 30 Jul, 2008 Lead β
with Rachel Hassall
with Rachel Hassall
Dave Bond 16 Jul, 2008 Lead RP
steve_biczyk 10 Jul, 2008 Lead RP Short&Fingery, loose top, 2nd go
with Keith Clarke, Simon Davies,
Short&Fingery, loose top, 2nd go
with Keith Clarke, Simon Davies,
Hidden ??, 2008 Lead RP
Boy ??, 2006 -
Hidden ??, 2003 -
Hidden 10 Oct, 1998 Lead RP
Hidden 22 Apr, 1997 Lead RP
marconi ??, 1996 Lead RP
with Barton, Slater, Bingham
with Barton, Slater, Bingham
Smith42 ??, 1996 -
with Lisa
with Lisa
tlr 10 May, 1995 Lead dog
with Rupert
with Rupert
FATBOYFAT ??, 1994 TR RP
with Dave Henderson
with Dave Henderson
dominic lee ?Jun, 1990 Lead
with C.Hamper.
with C.Hamper.
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Style of ascent
Lead
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