8m.

Rockfax Description
The right-trending staircase is a popular outing and is tricky to climb with any kind of real style - knees useful! © Rockfax

FA. Les Ainsworth 1967

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Mick King 2 Jul 2nd
with Darren Lam
with Darren Lam
Darren Lam 2 Jul Lead rpt
Chris Horrocks 25 Jun Lead rpt
Trobbo 16 May Lead
with john hickman
with john hickman
Hidden 30 Apr Lead rpt
Paul Hy 29 Apr 2nd O/S
with Connor N
with Connor N
Becci Katherine 22 Apr TR
JD-Green 22 Apr 2nd
lauramarieheald 22 Apr Lead
Hidden 1 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S
fizzychewitt 1 Sep, 2018 Lead
michael burrows 1 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
caplife 1 Sep, 2018 2nd
with Mike, John Monks
with Mike, John Monks
Brewerbry 1 Sep, 2018 2nd
DJF 30 Aug, 2018 2nd
patersonr 30 Aug, 2018 Lead G/U
with David Farr
with David Farr
patersonr 21 Aug, 2018 Lead dnf
MikePen 14 Aug, 2018 Lead rpt Mike second. A series of three moves with each step. Get them right and it's easy for the grade.
with Katya, Mike Huntingdon
Mike second. A series of three moves with each step. Get them right and it's easy for the grade.
with Katya, Mike Huntingdon
Nafclimbsrocks 26 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S
with Cheeks
with Cheeks
Cheeks 26 Jul, 2018 2nd
kennypkuk 17 Jul, 2018 Lead
with lawance
with lawance
Laurencegb 17 Jul, 2018 2nd
kennypkuk 19 Jun, 2018 2nd
with shaun + joe
with shaun + joe
Trickett 4 Jun, 2018 Solo G/U
with Cheeks
with Cheeks
Cheeks 4 Jun, 2018 Solo
Laurencegb 31 May, 2018 Lead
Headwind Hilly Heather 31 May, 2018 TR Very very hard last section, arms quite tired but managed in the end. Feelings of panic, terror and elation
with Sean Polke
Very very hard last section, arms quite tired but managed in the end. Feelings of panic, terror and elation
with Sean Polke
Kimmie 24 May, 2018 2nd
with Shaun
with Shaun
ShaunLaurie 24 May, 2018 2nd
DenzelLN 24 May, 2018 2nd
Flavio 5 May, 2018 Solo O/S
Henrike Greuel 16 Aug, 2017 TR
chris.greaves 16 Aug, 2017 TR
Darren Lam 1 Jul, 2017 Lead rpt
with Emma the Best
with Emma the Best
radddogg 20 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
DenzelLN 20 Jun, 2017 2nd O/S
Darren Lam 1 May, 2017 Lead rpt
with Emma the Best
with Emma the Best
Jonoban ??, 2017 Lead
Scott Langford ??, 2017 Lead O/S
maumau 27 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
Darren Lam 18 Aug, 2016 Lead
with Sam Padmore
with Sam Padmore
Cheeks 16 Aug, 2016 2nd
with Harvey
with Harvey
Hidden 25 Jul, 2016 2nd
Hidden 25 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
Neil Meredith 19 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Jul, 2016 Lead
J Whittaker 12 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
David Kay 17 May, 2016 Lead O/S
with abi.k.l
with abi.k.l
abi.k.l 17 May, 2016 2nd
sadiemarsden 2 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Paul Sedgwick ?Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
Trickett 31 Mar, 2016 2nd
samnbuk 19 Mar, 2016 Lead rpt
with Ger O'D
with Ger O'D
Connah_g 7 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S My first severe lead, It was dark by the time I got to top section but managed to top out, very sketchy
My first severe lead, It was dark by the time I got to top section but managed to top out, very sketchy
jonathandavey 27 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Megan Davey 27 Aug, 2015 2nd
jimartin 17 Aug, 2015 2nd
The Potato 17 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Phillhop 9 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
mitseb 2 May, 2015 Lead O/S rain
rain
Hidden 2 May, 2015 2nd
Hidden 30 Apr, 2015 2nd
JendeHoxar 30 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Apr, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden 9 Apr, 2015 Lead
trish1968 9 Apr, 2015 2nd dog Made a right meal of this
Made a right meal of this
Hidden 21 Mar, 2015 Lead
Daz75 ??, 2015 -
philgillespie 16 Sep, 2014 Lead
bantamdave 4 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
jasperatus 5 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
dapperdan 30 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Matt Bill Platypus 15 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Harriett
with Harriett
Harri777 15 May, 2014 2nd
with Matt Jones
with Matt Jones
Hidden 15 May, 2014 2nd O/S
ChrisGreen 12 May, 2014 Lead rpt
with hobnobs
with hobnobs
hobnobs 12 May, 2014 2nd
penny_pops25 21 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
chris74 10 Apr, 2014 2nd dog Dave lead clean, Tom followed clean and I dogged
with Tom, Dave Richards
Dave lead clean, Tom followed clean and I dogged
with Tom, Dave Richards
Dave Richards 10 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with chris74, Tom Rodgers
with chris74, Tom Rodgers
Connolly8684 24 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S Partner: Slim
Partner: Slim
penny_pops25 21 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
rocktraveller ??, 2014 -
Hidden 5 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
jasperatus 11 Jul, 2013 TR RP
Mario Grabinski 25 Jun, 2013 Lead
with Kate
with Kate
StewartBradshaw 8 Jun, 2013 Lead rpt
blackholesun 30 May, 2013 Lead O/S
chris74 23 Apr, 2013 Lead rpt
with faye
with faye
Amazoniangirl 19 Apr, 2013 Lead
carl_123 19 Apr, 2013 2nd rpt
bgreen3761 8 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2013 Lead O/S
Cruty Rammers 13 Sep, 2012 Lead dnf A climb too far tonight. It had got dark and the top crack was running with water, so backed off before things got dangerous.
A climb too far tonight. It had got dark and the top crack was running with water, so backed off before things got dangerous.
Hidden 8 Sep, 2012 2nd
Hidden 8 Sep, 2012 Lead
Hidden 3 Sep, 2012 2nd dog
Donald Kelly 18 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with Daria
with Daria
will9911 18 Jun, 2012 Solo
with ecw26
with ecw26
mattius 24 May, 2012 Lead
rockjedi 5 May, 2012 Solo O/S
nb148 5 May, 2012 2nd
with stoo2k
with stoo2k
stoo2k 5 May, 2012 Lead O/S Pretty straight forward, nice moves at the top... maaay have used a cheeky knee once, oops!
with nb148
Pretty straight forward, nice moves at the top... maaay have used a cheeky knee once, oops!
with nb148
12bennevis34 3 May, 2012 2nd O/S
with James Brooker
with James Brooker
Cruty Rammers ?May, 2012 TR O/S Short but fun, a bit of smearing to get onto the first ledge.
Short but fun, a bit of smearing to get onto the first ledge.
erbridger 24 Apr, 2012 Lead
eschaton 31 Aug, 2011 Lead
Jeromecooper 31 Aug, 2011 Lead
sjbrook 23 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
StewartBradshaw 4 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S
cheeky monkey77 30 Jun, 2011 Lead
mmmhumous 27 Jun, 2011 2nd dnf lowered off after 2nd step
with Amy, Rhys
lowered off after 2nd step
with Amy, Rhys
ChrisGreen 13 Jun, 2011 Lead rpt
with Carly R
with Carly R
jonwright 1 Jun, 2011 2nd
with Dave, peter
with Dave, peter
xannaxlx ?Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 31 May, 2011 Lead
Peter Metcalfe 24 May, 2011 Lead
Hidden 24 May, 2011 2nd
andy_e 24 May, 2011 Lead O/S
fletch540 13 May, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 5 May, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 29 Apr, 2011 Solo O/S
Boe Jailey 12 Mar, 2011 -
with Jhonny
with Jhonny
pffft 1 Mar, 2011 Lead dnf Nice few moves to gain the ledge. Looked at top out, damp and covered with slime. Decided to retreat rather than get myself covered. Shame
with Seb Roz
Nice few moves to gain the ledge. Looked at top out, damp and covered with slime. Decided to retreat rather than get myself covered. Shame
with Seb Roz
Hidden ??, 2011 -
vincentchopper 16 Aug, 2010 2nd O/S
cjbaker 16 Aug, 2010 2nd O/S
roryifinlay 10 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with Jock
with Jock
chris74 8 Jul, 2010 2nd
jimartin 21 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with Neil Britton
with Neil Britton
neilfish 21 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S
with John Martin
with John Martin
LRB 3 Jun, 2010 2nd
with Briwi
with Briwi
Briwi 3 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with phil gibb
with phil gibb
chris74 3 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 24 May, 2010 2nd O/S
Laura-lou 15 May, 2010 Lead
with Paul Shepherd
with Paul Shepherd
Hidden 15 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 May, 2010 Lead O/S
joeoutdoors 4 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Jack Hill
with Jack Hill
nick bamber ?May, 2010 Solo
mattish2000 ?May, 2010 Solo O/S
Hidden ?May, 2010 Lead
AmyLou87 23 Feb, 2010 Lead
Hidden ??, 2010 Lead O/S
Albanian ??, 2010 -
with Lee
with Lee
birbeck 10 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with Louise
with Louise
trish1968 18 Aug, 2009 2nd
with jon haynes
with jon haynes
trish1968 18 Aug, 2009 Lead dnf Managed to get over all the blocks then couldn't lead up the last steep wall. Managed to second it after failed lead.
with jon haynes
Managed to get over all the blocks then couldn't lead up the last steep wall. Managed to second it after failed lead.
with jon haynes
WillCass 8 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Aug, 2009 2nd rpt
d_evo20 27 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with Kev Goodwin
with Kev Goodwin
Hidden 14 Jul, 2009 TR
RankAmateur 13 Jul, 2009 2nd dnf Fell off the second block, then had to back off as I couldn't get past the third block with any confidence.
Fell off the second block, then had to back off as I couldn't get past the third block with any confidence.
chri55ie 13 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
Boulton 30 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
anaesthetic 25 Jun, 2009 2nd dnf
with Richard, Dave
with Richard, Dave
Roger Cruse 25 Jun, 2009 2nd rpt
with Kris & George
with Kris & George
LozM 20 Jun, 2009 Lead
with Chris G
with Chris G
ChrisGreen 20 Jun, 2009 2nd rpt
carl_123 14 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with elliot
with elliot
Hidden 9 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
Slaney 8 Jun, 2009 2nd O/S
Hidden 4 Jun, 2009 Lead rpt
Sam Ash 28 May, 2009 TR O/S
joeashworth 28 May, 2009 TR
with Sam Ash
with Sam Ash
dread-i 21 May, 2009 Lead rpt Top crack damp.
with dave m.
Top crack damp.
with dave m.
ColClayton 28 Apr, 2009 Lead
Naomi Havercroft ??, 2009 2nd O/S
Hidden ??, 2009 Lead
Hidden ??, 2009 -
dashitboarder 30 Jun, 2008 2nd
hellboundblr 29 Jun, 2008 Lead
with Adrian Goldstraw
with Adrian Goldstraw
Hidden 23 Jun, 2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 16 Jun, 2008 Lead
Hidden 8 Jun, 2008 2nd β
Bowland Polkadot 3 Jun, 2008 Lead
with punky
with punky
..blackbird ?Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
adam carless 31 May, 2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 15 May, 2008 Lead O/S
Noodle_Pop 10 May, 2008 2nd O/S My Second Climb But Nice And Easy :) Will Be Going Back Again Thanks.
with Kevin,Selma
My Second Climb But Nice And Easy :) Will Be Going Back Again Thanks.
with Kevin,Selma
kjbix 10 May, 2008 Lead
lancashirelass 10 May, 2008 2nd
with kjbix
with kjbix
Chris Lyon 9 May, 2008 Solo rpt Got the fear when leaving the ledge.
Got the fear when leaving the ledge.
feeder_12 17 Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
with belly
with belly
belly 17 Apr, 2008 2nd O/S
Shad ??, 2008 Lead
daveagriff ??, 2008 Lead
Hidden 4 Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
JdotP 13 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
with Chris Banks
with Chris Banks
Chris Lyon 3 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
with Tom Whitehead
with Tom Whitehead
santobugito 24 Jul, 2007 Lead β
with Mike Webber
with Mike Webber
Jane 10 Jul, 2007 2nd O/S
with Rachel
with Rachel
Mark Collins 2 Jun, 2007 Solo O/S
Frosty 22 May, 2007 Lead
with Dan
with Dan
Hidden 19 May, 2007 2nd rpt
Taffa 18 May, 2007 Lead O/S
with Rick Ginns
with Rick Ginns
bigglesbutcha 15 May, 2007 2nd
with Snatch
with Snatch
Hidden 15 May, 2007 Lead O/S
ChrisGreen 14 May, 2007 Lead rpt
Mtnexploits 27 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Spike
with Spike
Hidden 12 Apr, 2007 Lead
Matt Bulmer 12 Apr, 2007 2nd rpt
with jay o j
with jay o j
LozM ??, 2007 Lead
Diggler ??, 2007 Lead
keith robo 18 Nov, 2006 Lead dog Reached top, slipped fell back on top nut placement.
with James Gerrie
Reached top, slipped fell back on top nut placement.
with James Gerrie
SebCa 18 Nov, 2006 Lead O/S
Timothy Greenhalgh 14 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S
with Chico
with Chico
SecretSquirrel 9 Oct, 2006 2nd
with dpmUK
with dpmUK
dpmUK 9 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S
Cameron13 9 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S
Mnlovett 16 Sep, 2006 TR O/S
spyda 16 Sep, 2006 TR O/S
with Pauline & David
with Pauline & David
Hidden 4 Sep, 2006 Solo O/S
Gooders ?Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
with Fi
with Fi
Matt Bulmer 25 Aug, 2006 Lead O/S
with Rich Ginns
with Rich Ginns
willplatts 28 Jul, 2006 Lead O/S Also with Colin Hunter.
with Greg Rowlinson
Also with Colin Hunter.
with Greg Rowlinson
dread-i 24 Jul, 2006 2nd rpt
with dave m.
with dave m.
dread-i 1 Jul, 2006 TR Top roped it for Mrs dread-i.
Top roped it for Mrs dread-i.
Hidden 16 May, 2006 2nd dog
Hidden 4 May, 2006 2nd
rick1fugazi 28 Apr, 2006 2nd O/S No real problems with this one. Looked quite technical at the top but wasnt really.
with Bob
No real problems with this one. Looked quite technical at the top but wasnt really.
with Bob
kms ??, 2006 -
dave mann ??, 2006 Lead O/S
santobugito ??, 2006 Lead dog
Hidden 8 Oct, 2005 2nd
Hidden 14 May, 2005 Lead
Rampikino 21 Apr, 2005 Lead
with Liz Hay
with Liz Hay
mattish2000 ??, 2005 Solo O/S
Hidden ??, 2005 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Sep, 2004 2nd
Richard Bradley ??, 2004 Lead dog Fell of the topout to ledge. more careful second go.
with jim
Fell of the topout to ledge. more careful second go.
with jim
peteetheridge ??, 2003 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2002 Lead
MikePen 15 Jul, 2000 2nd
with MitchMD
with MitchMD
Hidden ?Jul, 2000 -
Hidden 20 May, 1999 Solo O/S
jsw1 28 Apr, 1999 2nd
Hidden 10 Apr, 1999 Lead
Neil Conway ??, 1999 Lead O/S
Ann S ?Jun, 1998 Lead O/S
with Bill Harrison
with Bill Harrison
Hidden ??, 1998 Lead O/S
tapley 13 Aug, 1996 Lead
with Simon Tapley, Alison Tapley
with Simon Tapley, Alison Tapley
Trobbo 9 May, 1995 Lead
with mick machin
with mick machin
Hidden ??, 1995 -
jlancashire ??, 1990 -
BigHairyIan 15 Feb, 1989 Lead O/S
with Alan Lilley (Thug)
with Alan Lilley (Thug)
goi.ashmore 21 Apr, 1988 Solo O/S
BigHairyIan 3 Jun, 1984 Lead O/S
with Pete Hodson
with Pete Hodson
Martin Bennett 10 Nov, 1983 Solo
Hidden 12 Aug, 1981 AltLd O/S
Hammy 7 Aug, 1978 Solo
Hidden 17 May, 1977 Solo
Derek Ryden ??, 1973 -
Rick51 16 Sep, 1971 Lead
Hidden ??, 1971 AltLd
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