30m.

Rockfax Description
A tricky start and pumpy move high up make for a good route, though there are the inevitable issues with polish. © Rockfax

FA. D & JB.Winkler, Michel Piola Aug/2002

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Chad123 24 Oct, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Nice thin move low down and then some fun steep jugs, tricky move near the end just when your forearms are burning!
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βeta: Nice thin move low down and then some fun steep jugs, tricky move near the end just when your forearms are burning!
Ben Stokes 24 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Excellent fun with a surprisingly tough top section that will catch out the complacent; ahem!
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βeta: Excellent fun with a surprisingly tough top section that will catch out the complacent; ahem!
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
mike reed 8 Jun Lead rpt Great, but getting polished. Defo worth the upgrade to 7a.
with Meggles
Great, but getting polished. Defo worth the upgrade to 7a.
with Meggles
Jim pratt 28 Apr Lead β
shaunhumphreys 26 Apr Lead O/S
with Ellie Fuller, Remus
with Ellie Fuller, Remus
franhammond92 25 Apr Lead dog Short legged Tom sandbagged me with some bullshit about a knee bar.
Short legged Tom sandbagged me with some bullshit about a knee bar.
Teappleby 25 Apr Lead β Good fun. Knee bar before the crux as well!
with Kalymnos 2019, franhammond92
Good fun. Knee bar before the crux as well!
with Kalymnos 2019, franhammond92
Rocky 22 Apr TR dog Hmmmm not sure if this will be a goer. It's my current anti style ... running out of days too!
with Kaly Crew 2019, remus
Hmmmm not sure if this will be a goer. It's my current anti style ... running out of days too!
with Kaly Crew 2019, remus
Hidden 22 Apr Lead rpt
mrteale 18 Apr Lead O/S Amazing route. One of my favourites of the trip.
with amccann
Amazing route. One of my favourites of the trip.
with amccann
Hidden 17 Apr Lead G/U
GeorgT 11 Apr Lead dnf
with Kalymnos 2019
with Kalymnos 2019
Jandwilson 10 Apr Lead β
Pierre Cadman-Bosse 10 Apr Lead β
Hidden 10 Apr Lead RP
AlexMorris 10 Apr Lead O/S
Stewart B 5 Apr Lead O/S
with Julia Brown
with Julia Brown
ChrisCon1991 3 Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Apr Lead β
Owen Diba 3 Apr Lead O/S
Tom Peeper 13 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
George_Surf 3 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S Misread the start and ended up on slopers! Found the steep middle section pumpy (kneebar rest), with a few pulls near the end. Nice easy traverse though!
Misread the start and ended up on slopers! Found the steep middle section pumpy (kneebar rest), with a few pulls near the end. Nice easy traverse though!
rachelpearce01 3 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Garrylister ?Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 22 Sep, 2018 Lead dog
mike reed 4 Sep, 2018 Lead rpt Dry, nippy start, jeez, but muggy, fun and dry all the way.. Good route when in condition.
with Jonas Sweden
Dry, nippy start, jeez, but muggy, fun and dry all the way.. Good route when in condition.
with Jonas Sweden
Hidden 8 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
Leedearden 8 Aug, 2018 Lead β
with loundsy
with loundsy
Q.Estelles 24 May, 2018 Lead O/S
S.Kew 6 May, 2018 Lead O/S
CurtHesling ?May, 2018 -
Stanners 29 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Kalymnos 2018 gang
with Kalymnos 2018 gang
gregjack 16 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
watson.b 12 Oct, 2017 Lead dog 2 rests at the top
2 rests at the top
dbrooks 10 Jun, 2016 Lead dog 6c+ in guidebook, a few hard and sustained sections! wouldn't argue with 7a...
with Ben, abrooks
6c+ in guidebook, a few hard and sustained sections! wouldn't argue with 7a...
with Ben, abrooks
ben.phillips 23 May, 2016 TR dog
with Flavio
with Flavio
Flavio 23 May, 2016 Lead O/S Lots of finger locks and jams. Great name.
Lots of finger locks and jams. Great name.
ChrisDavis 5 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Matt Cooke 5 May, 2016 Lead β
ian d f 18 Apr, 2016 Lead dog One rest near the top, almost!
One rest near the top, almost!
onlyfoddington 18 Apr, 2016 TR dog Found the boulders start ok 2nd time, but did not have the stamina for further up.
with ian d f
Found the boulders start ok 2nd time, but did not have the stamina for further up.
with ian d f
dom94 30 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
Jake Young 30 Mar, 2016 Lead β Pumpy little number this, was good if a little slippy with sweaty hands.
with Kalymnos 2016
Pumpy little number this, was good if a little slippy with sweaty hands.
with Kalymnos 2016
NinaR 6 Nov, 2015 2nd dnf
with Krzysztof Czechowicz
with Krzysztof Czechowicz
Hidden 28 Oct, 2015 Lead
Hidden 13 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
yan hawkins 26 Apr, 2015 Lead RP
with Emily
with Emily
Kipper-Phil Smith 24 Apr, 2015 Lead dog one rest at final hard move
one rest at final hard move
Hidden 14 Apr, 2015 Lead dog
DanielGyi 10 Apr, 2015 Lead
with Phil Skurok, M_Robinson, Dom Pearce
with Phil Skurok, M_Robinson, Dom Pearce
M_Robinson 10 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Emilysaladfingers ?Apr, 2015 Lead RP The hardest 6C+ I have done! I enjoyed this climb but took me 3 goes and even then I didn't think I would get it!
The hardest 6C+ I have done! I enjoyed this climb but took me 3 goes and even then I didn't think I would get it!
Hidden ?Apr, 2015 -
Mat Welsh ?Apr, 2015 Lead β Some good climbing enroute !
Some good climbing enroute !
dan gibson 17 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
with julie carroll
with julie carroll
LucasHarazin 9 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
mic_b 25 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
with heidi m
with heidi m
keefe 2 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2014 Lead RP
Hidden ?Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
quiffhanger 5 May, 2014 Lead β
Ian Broome 23 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
benkelsey 11 Apr, 2014 TR dog end of the day - 2 rests - embarrassing. still find this so awkward and hard.
with amccann
end of the day - 2 rests - embarrassing. still find this so awkward and hard.
with amccann
Ri 6 Apr, 2014 Lead RP
seanwalsh 5 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Feb, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Oct, 2013 Lead β
sharklet 28 Oct, 2013 TR β
UKB Shark 28 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
with Tom
with Tom
Diane Lowe 23 Sep, 2013 Lead dog Failed twice at the end of the diagonal hand rail. Pumpy little minx.
with Richard Lowe
Failed twice at the end of the diagonal hand rail. Pumpy little minx.
with Richard Lowe
Richard_Lowe 23 Sep, 2013 Lead rpt Worthy of 7a this is seriously pumpy! Back survived, beer earned.
Worthy of 7a this is seriously pumpy! Back survived, beer earned.
matiamallia 21 Sep, 2013 Lead RP
dswansonlow 11 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Helen
with Helen
Hidden 26 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 25 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
Mike_Hayes 16 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
Si dH 21 Oct, 2012 Lead dog Onsight attempt at end of day, failed at crux. Felt more like 7a.
with Richard Popp
Onsight attempt at end of day, failed at crux. Felt more like 7a.
with Richard Popp
Richard_Lowe 30 Sep, 2012 Lead rpt Draws in place
with Mike Reed, Diane Lowe
Draws in place
with Mike Reed, Diane Lowe
dannyboy83 24 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
with tom106
with tom106
Richard_Lowe 22 Sep, 2012 Lead RP Superb line and very sustained after a tricky boulder problem start
Superb line and very sustained after a tricky boulder problem start
Diane Lowe 22 Sep, 2012 Lead dog
with Richard Lowe
with Richard Lowe
mike reed ?Sep, 2012 Lead O/S With Richard and Di.
With Richard and Di.
Billg 7 May, 2012 Lead O/S Pumped out of my crust at the end of a long day. Just scraped it.
with Bob Brewer
Pumped out of my crust at the end of a long day. Just scraped it.
with Bob Brewer
JemG 7 Apr, 2012 Lead dnf Spartacus Crag Took me ages just to get the bouldery start reaching up to poor pinches from the pockets was a bit of a stuggle. after several attempts. I was wrecked by the time I got past the second clip clean. some pretty cool moves in the middle.
Spartacus Crag Took me ages just to get the bouldery start reaching up to poor pinches from the pockets was a bit of a stuggle. after several attempts. I was wrecked by the time I got past the second clip clean. some pretty cool moves in the middle.
Nick1812P 7 Apr, 2012 Lead rpt
with Kalymnos 2012
with Kalymnos 2012
Hidden 7 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
benkelsey 2 Apr, 2012 Lead dog put the draws in and had a few more attempts but didn't get through the crux section clean
with Anna, remus
put the draws in and had a few more attempts but didn't get through the crux section clean
with Anna, remus
Gus 10 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Twisty ?Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
with Byron Buck
with Byron Buck
Hidden 12 May, 2011 Lead O/S
steve.warrington 17 Apr, 2011 Lead RP
with Paul Walters
with Paul Walters
martroberts 15 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S Really good long route that's tricky in the part you might not expect
Really good long route that's tricky in the part you might not expect
jonnybull ?Sep, 2010 Lead dog ugh horribly greasy top jugs. Pumpy and I have no stamina.
with Lizzie
ugh horribly greasy top jugs. Pumpy and I have no stamina.
with Lizzie
Hidden ?May, 2010 Lead
Seymore Butt ??, 2010 Lead
Hidden 27 Dec, 2009 Lead O/S
phil64 ?Nov, 2009 Lead
mrtom ?Nov, 2009 Lead dnf It started raining :(
It started raining :(
andyinglis 17 Oct, 2009 Lead dog Great warm up choice....! Flash pump on steep crux.
Great warm up choice....! Flash pump on steep crux.
Neil Adams 9 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
with ANC
with ANC
d_meacher 9 Sep, 2009 Lead dog
with Milly Randall
with Milly Randall
DavidR 19 May, 2009 Lead dog 1 fall.
1 fall.
Hidden 19 May, 2009 Lead dog
Hidden ?Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
La Mont ??, 2009 -
Hidden 19 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
IceBun 17 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
with John Wilson
with John Wilson
Richard Horn 16 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
catt 27 Sep, 2008 TR dog A route to return for the lead. A hard start and a pumpy middle.
A route to return for the lead. A hard start and a pumpy middle.
Morgan Woods 27 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S Brilliant climb....lovely steep moves on good holds after a tough start.
with Iain
Brilliant climb....lovely steep moves on good holds after a tough start.
with Iain
khawk 19 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
ksjs 4 Sep, 2008 Lead dog great climbing - steep and pumpy for the grade. damp feeling grey rock at top wasnt so helpful.
great climbing - steep and pumpy for the grade. damp feeling grey rock at top wasnt so helpful.
Hidden 4 Sep, 2008 TR dog
smallerrich 1 Sep, 2008 Lead rpt Fell off the first go because I tried to do something stupid, lowered off and did it clean.
with Gerry
Fell off the first go because I tried to do something stupid, lowered off and did it clean.
with Gerry
marky 11 May, 2008 Lead O/S
with Sharon
with Sharon
dala ??, 2008 -
Kev Little ??, 2008 Lead O/S
ksjs 24 Sep, 2007 Lead O/S brilliant - steeper than it looks. good variety from steep moves to begin into crack at the end - that felt a bit trad. cool position!
brilliant - steeper than it looks. good variety from steep moves to begin into crack at the end - that felt a bit trad. cool position!
Hidden ??, 2007 -
Chad123 ?Oct, 2006 Lead dog
with Emily
with Emily
Hidden 28 Sep, 2006 Lead β
Pete Wimbush ?Apr, 2006 Lead O/S
with Tim Foers, Andy Drinkall
with Tim Foers, Andy Drinkall
Jake Shaw ??, 2006 Lead O/S
Dave Musgrove ?Oct, 2005 Lead RP
Hidden ?Oct, 2005 Lead
andybirtwistle 13 May, 2005 Lead
with odox
with odox
John Southworth ?Oct, 2004 Lead O/S
with Vicky Munn
with Vicky Munn
Hidden ?May, 2003 Lead O/S
skygodley 29 Mar, 2003 Lead O/S
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