30m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A great route up the wall which can be done in two pitches.
Climb the blocky groove to the grassy ledge (5b - possible belay). A tricky move to the ledges leads to interesting climbing up the line of weakness above. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
An atmospheric multi pitch route between 'A pair of Six' and 'The Tambourine Man'
Pitch 1 12m F5 climbs a blocky groove which leads up to the grassy ledge above. Traverse left for 2 metres, belay. Lead by Celt aged 8. (4 bolts + bolt belay)
Pitch 2 18m F6a make a tricky move to leave the ledge before continuing up the imposing line of weakness. Surmounting an awkward bulge provides an entertaining and unique crux. Lead by Tesni aged 11.(7 bolts + Lower off)

Celt Lloyd-Jones (pitch 1) Tesni LloydJones (pitch 2) 27/Aug/2010

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
FatRob 18 Jul Lead O/S
with Sam Eldridge
with Sam Eldridge
Hidden 25 May Lead O/S
Amy Henchoz 25 May Lead
Jonesoc 21 Apr AltLd
Mark Reeves 21 Apr Lead
beth_spear 11 Apr AltLd O/S
Stuart Russell 11 Apr AltLd O/S Lead P2, a bit dirty but that added to the fun! P2 has good rests every couple of metres, 5c??
Lead P2, a bit dirty but that added to the fun! P2 has good rests every couple of metres, 5c??
jaaccckk 31 Mar AltLd O/S Probably best done as one 30m pitch. Looked wet from below, was dry but quite green when we got to it. Really nice route.
Probably best done as one 30m pitch. Looked wet from below, was dry but quite green when we got to it. Really nice route.
Colin Scotchford 24 Mar Lead
danprince 29 Sep, 2018 Lead dnf Just did the first pitch.
Just did the first pitch.
Hidden 15 Sep, 2018 Lead
richard_briggs7 7 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
with will , sam
with will , sam
Colin Scotchford 9 Jul, 2018 Lead
edwardwoodward 9 Jul, 2018 Lead
JonesE 23 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S Good route, well worth seeking out. Climbed as a single pitch on a 60m rope.
with Ian
Good route, well worth seeking out. Climbed as a single pitch on a 60m rope.
with Ian
benhalnan 22 Jun, 2018 AltLd
Tom Etchells 22 Jun, 2018 AltLd O/S Led P1
Led P1
sambarstow ?Jun, 2018 Lead
Hidden 5 May, 2018 Lead
Hidden 5 May, 2018 2nd
Lewis Perrin Williams ?May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Oscar Peplow
with Oscar Peplow
Colin Scotchford 8 Jul, 2017 Lead lowered off below bee's nest on second pitch
lowered off below bee's nest on second pitch
mountainremedy 1 May, 2017 AltLd I lead the first pitch, Will the second.
with williap
I lead the first pitch, Will the second.
with williap
williap 1 May, 2017 Lead rpt
harold walmsley 7 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S A bit green but pretty good.
with Chris Calow
A bit green but pretty good.
with Chris Calow
neilwiltshire 23 Jul, 2016 AltLd O/S
with Josh Phipps
with Josh Phipps
Hidden 18 Jun, 2016 TR O/S
tom jefferies 18 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
ChrisAllen 18 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
with Tom Jefferies
with Tom Jefferies
whiteexplorer 12 May, 2016 2nd O/S
th£wrecker ?May, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
tommccluskey 12 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with michael
with michael
Darryl.h ?Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Jun, 2015 AltLd O/S
Hidden 21 Jun, 2015 AltLd O/S
lcullum7 13 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
with JRJones
with JRJones
JRJones 13 Jun, 2015 AltLd O/S On 35m Halves with only one belay plate. Quite an exercise in problem solving.
On 35m Halves with only one belay plate. Quite an exercise in problem solving.
Peter Goulding 13 May, 2015 Lead O/S
BenRyle 12 Feb, 2015 Lead O/S
CharlotteMilner 12 Feb, 2015 2nd O/S
with BenRyle
with BenRyle
Hidden ??, 2015 Lead
MikeSP 15 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
adam06 6 Jul, 2014 Lead
with Jonny, williap
with Jonny, williap
williap ?Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
with adam06
with adam06
darcan 14 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with beau
with beau
Hidden 31 May, 2014 AltLd O/S
Hidden 5 May, 2014 Lead O/S
jemmaclimbs 4 May, 2014 Lead O/S mentally tough thigh hugging move in the middle!
mentally tough thigh hugging move in the middle!
badgerjockey 20 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Rich/Kuang
with Rich/Kuang
Glyn 24 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with Amy UT
with Amy UT
Amy UT 24 Jul, 2013 Lead β
with Glyn
with Glyn
Colin Scotchford 14 Jul, 2013 Lead
Hidden 11 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
garry smith 21 May, 2012 Lead
garry smith 21 May, 2012 Lead
Hidden 20 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 May, 2012 2nd β
ches 18 May, 2012 2nd
with twem
with twem
Hidden 18 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Nick F Smith ?May, 2012 AltLd O/S
with Garry Smith
with Garry Smith
Hidden ??, 2012 Lead O/S
Sardien 16 Nov, 2011 AltLd O/S Two pitches, twin ropes, abseil and green rock - not bad for a sports route on slate. Nice moves as a bonus. Nice!
with Matthew Jaques
Two pitches, twin ropes, abseil and green rock - not bad for a sports route on slate. Nice moves as a bonus. Nice!
with Matthew Jaques
Hidden 16 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Motown 25 Jul, 2011 AltLd O/S
Hidden 25 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Tesni 3 Jun, 2011 Lead rpt
lazer007 22 May, 2011 AltLd β I led 1st pitch, Jeff 2nd
with Jeff Smith
I led 1st pitch, Jeff 2nd
with Jeff Smith
Hidden 21 May, 2011 AltLd O/S
gd303uk 1 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
with John Rogers
with John Rogers
Tesni 27 Aug, 2010 Lead RP My first new route :D x
My first new route :D x
john_ohlsson ?May, 2010 AltLd O/S
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