18m.

Rockfax Description
Layback round the roof then climb the wall to ledges. Take the wide crack in the wall just to the right to finish. © Rockfax

FA. Ken Powel 1963

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Dave Richards 16 Jul 2nd O/S
with Ben21, Nikki
with Ben21, Nikki
arthurpaulcaplan 19 May Lead dog The layback roof got the better of me, but finally made it clean without any problems. Final moves are a little airy but nothing to bad. Lancashire rock rates this as 5b ....
The layback roof got the better of me, but finally made it clean without any problems. Final moves are a little airy but nothing to bad. Lancashire rock rates this as 5b ....
catty_9 30 Apr 2nd O/S Strenuous start but that is the crux, the top is much easier
with Peter Lammich
Strenuous start but that is the crux, the top is much easier
with Peter Lammich
Edale 11 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
with Yvonne
with Yvonne
Hidden 27 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
leaht1 27 Jun, 2018 2nd dog Struggled with the slippy, roof crack
Struggled with the slippy, roof crack
Kris2fa 25 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
JRJG 19 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Adamnoblett 19 Jun, 2018 2nd O/S
with JRJG
with JRJG
Jaz conlon 12 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 May, 2018 Lead O/S
benrhyd 19 Sep, 2017 Lead
with Joe Barlow
with Joe Barlow
Harry Padley 26 May, 2017 Lead dog
galpinos 11 May, 2017 Lead O/S Start felt full on despite only being a few feet off the deck!
Start felt full on despite only being a few feet off the deck!
Hidden 11 May, 2017 2nd O/S
neilfish 9 May, 2017 2nd dog Start did not feel 5a! Beyond the first 3-4m it settles down, and the top crack is really nice.
Start did not feel 5a! Beyond the first 3-4m it settles down, and the top crack is really nice.
Lazer sk eh 9 May, 2017 Lead O/S not a 5a
not a 5a
Trevorek ?May, 2017 Lead O/S
with Zaheer (Spiderdude)
with Zaheer (Spiderdude)
Hidden 22 Apr, 2017 2nd O/S
mrphilipoldham 24 Oct, 2016 Lead dnf That start is nails! Got as high as a right hand in the upper section of the flake but feet were lost in the midst of nothingness.
with Paul Hy
That start is nails! Got as high as a right hand in the upper section of the flake but feet were lost in the midst of nothingness.
with Paul Hy
Paul Hy 24 Oct, 2016 Lead dnf the start is all off balance with no feet. I gave up after watching partner have 4 goes and me two. 5b start?
the start is all off balance with no feet. I gave up after watching partner have 4 goes and me two. 5b start?
NeilGriffiths 27 Jun, 2016 -
with John Sealy
with John Sealy
GeorgeNunn ?Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
with George Reeder
with George Reeder
Derek Furze 8 Sep, 2015 2nd Hard start - a tough warm up!
with Sam Parker, Duncan Parker
Hard start - a tough warm up!
with Sam Parker, Duncan Parker
Dave Richards 30 Jun, 2015 Lead dnf Damn hard moves to get off the floor. Fell off the overhanging flake to the floor. Polished smears are not exactly confidence boosters!
with Tom Rodgers
Damn hard moves to get off the floor. Fell off the overhanging flake to the floor. Polished smears are not exactly confidence boosters!
with Tom Rodgers
Maddie 7 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S Did some version of this with an easier start I think
with Micha
Did some version of this with an easier start I think
with Micha
j.buckley87 4 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
Daz75 ??, 2015 -
Hidden 17 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
Tom.Priestley 7 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S Start felt like a bouldery 5b. Crack above is straightforward.
Start felt like a bouldery 5b. Crack above is straightforward.
leonwilson 7 Aug, 2014 TR O/S
Hidden 27 Jul, 2014 Lead
John Gale 19 May, 2014 Lead O/S
TraverseKing 5 May, 2014 -
Hidden ??, 2014 AltLd
Elliot King LC&CC 29 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S Nice great start easy and disappointing finish!!
with Brian Hull
Nice great start easy and disappointing finish!!
with Brian Hull
khalidq 26 Aug, 2013 Lead RP Had to have a few goes at the start. Very thin gear until half way.
Had to have a few goes at the start. Very thin gear until half way.
bgreen3761 25 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Chris Nash 9 Jul, 2013 Lead Lead the top half, used an easy way up as the first few metres seemed impossible.
Lead the top half, used an easy way up as the first few metres seemed impossible.
Tony Holdsworth 25 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
with Ian Holtby
with Ian Holtby
Hidden 24 Jun, 2013 2nd
Hidden 24 Jun, 2013 -
Lenny 6 Jun, 2013 Lead β
with Phil .N
with Phil .N
Danny Crump 4 Jun, 2013 Lead
with Ben Humphris
with Ben Humphris
Seymore Butt ??, 2013 Lead
chris_B 16 Mar, 2012 2nd
hamish2016 16 Mar, 2012 Lead
with chris_B
with chris_B
br01wny ??, 2012 Lead O/S
paulwaterhouse ??, 2012 Lead
Hidden 19 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 25 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
andy_e 28 Mar, 2011 TR O/S Shunted.
Shunted.
PeteH 25 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S
with pdufus
with pdufus
bigglesbutcha 2 Sep, 2010 2nd dog Fell of the begginning 4 times!
with Brian Hull
Fell of the begginning 4 times!
with Brian Hull
Hidden 3 Jul, 2010 Solo O/S
jamesgodwin64 30 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Gaz
with Gaz
NeilGriffiths 13 May, 2010 2nd
with Adam
with Adam
Hidden 13 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
Lenny 10 Mar, 2010 TR RP
with Phil .N
with Phil .N
Lunar25 ??, 2010 Lead O/S
dave mann ??, 2010 -
Mr Wild 13 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with krank
with krank
WoD 13 Aug, 2009 TR O/S
with Izzy
with Izzy
khawk 5 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with datoon
with datoon
Hidden 28 May, 2009 2nd O/S
Tom Phillips 24 Apr, 2009 2nd desperate start! E1 at least
desperate start! E1 at least
luke123 ??, 2009 -
Hidden ??, 2006 -
Hidden ?Apr, 2005 Lead O/S
MikePen 29 Jul, 2000 Lead
with Stuart
with Stuart
mattnuttall 21 May, 1991 2nd O/S
with Alan Holden
with Alan Holden
Hidden ??, 1991 Lead
jlancashire ??, 1990 Lead
BigHairyIan 10 May, 1989 Lead O/S
with Steve Waite (Little Steve)
with Steve Waite (Little Steve)
Hidden 9 May, 1984 2nd
Hidden 13 Jul, 1983 Lead O/S
Mark Kemball 28 Apr, 1979 Lead
Derek Ryden ??, 1975 Solo rpt
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