16m.

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16m. Follow the giant's staircase up and left to a mighty tree, by awkward moves between good resting ledges. Never quite as easy as it looks, but always on good holds. © Rockfax

FA. Terry Wyatt early 1970s

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
dynodean 15 Sep Lead O/S
with Katie, Matt A, Jess D
with Katie, Matt A, Jess D
beth_spear 4 Sep Lead O/S
agour 18 Aug Lead Had to lead this on a single half rope to retrieve stuck end of rope. Must have gone off route as had to do an awkward traverse above gear... didn't feel like a VD
Had to lead this on a single half rope to retrieve stuck end of rope. Must have gone off route as had to do an awkward traverse above gear... didn't feel like a VD
StockportAl 18 Aug 2nd rpt
with agour
with agour
Blod 17 Jul 2nd O/S
with Ellie17
with Ellie17
Hidden 17 Jul Lead O/S
opdavies1991 30 Jun Lead β Great route, finished on overlooked groove where they cross. Really good to learn trad!
Great route, finished on overlooked groove where they cross. Really good to learn trad!
sassan 26 Jun Lead O/S
mrphilipoldham 26 Jun 2nd rpt
with sassan
with sassan
Kerrimill 24 May Lead
with Matt
with Matt
ModerateMatt 24 May 2nd
with Kerri
with Kerri
badgerjockey 6 May Solo
with rjohnn, Mike
with rjohnn, Mike
mmmhumous 17 Apr Lead
Hidden 14 Apr Lead O/S
StockportAl 5 Apr Lead O/S Did this as the warm up, a good climb with a reasonable feeling of exposure part way up.
with Greg Cole
Did this as the warm up, a good climb with a reasonable feeling of exposure part way up.
with Greg Cole
Remi Richards 17 Feb Solo O/S
Zoesawula 5 Feb Lead
swindley 5 Nov, 2018 -
parker_climbs 5 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
Rob Moorcroft 3 Jul, 2018 2nd
with Irwin Selvam
with Irwin Selvam
jameselee85 23 Jun, 2018 2nd rpt
with Jim Followfield
with Jim Followfield
Phil West 2 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Chris Tan
with Chris Tan
Mike_d78 27 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Alison
with Alison
buxtoncoffeelover 11 Apr, 2018 2nd Finished slightly harder up The Overlooked Groove
Finished slightly harder up The Overlooked Groove
Deezel65 11 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S Excellent
Excellent
Hidden 27 Jan, 2018 Lead
Rob McGurk 27 Jan, 2018 2nd β Some fun moves on this.
Some fun moves on this.
JemG 14 Oct, 2017 Solo O/S
with Danny Eskins, Joe Cartmell
with Danny Eskins, Joe Cartmell
Hidden 12 Sep, 2017 2nd
radddogg 24 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
with Pete Nugent
with Pete Nugent
Pete Nugent 24 Aug, 2017 2nd
Camdenelectric 12 Aug, 2017 AltLd O/S
Rob Moorcroft 4 Jul, 2017 Lead Would probably grade HVD. Steep, but always good feet/hand holds. Remember to wave to the passers by :)
with Jo Zanker
Would probably grade HVD. Steep, but always good feet/hand holds. Remember to wave to the passers by :)
with Jo Zanker
AdamFreeman 24 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
Rachel Wrigley 24 Jun, 2017 2nd O/S Some big reachy moves in there
Some big reachy moves in there
bhh23 20 Jun, 2017 2nd
KeenClimber 20 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
with bhh23
with bhh23
Jan Quadrant Vincent 16 26 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with erin
with erin
steveth 8 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with lucasth
with lucasth
Steely12 20 Mar, 2017 2nd O/S
dibbledom 16 Nov, 2016 Lead O/S
dibbledom 16 Nov, 2016 Lead O/S
mrphilipoldham 28 Oct, 2016 Lead rpt
Graham Boxall 28 Oct, 2016 2nd
Andyjharper 23 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S fun warm up, abseil from tree with dave and jo
with Dave Brook
fun warm up, abseil from tree with dave and jo
with Dave Brook
mrphilipoldham 19 Oct, 2016 2nd rpt In trainers..
with Georgina Watt
In trainers..
with Georgina Watt
mrphilipoldham 25 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with Georgina Watt
with Georgina Watt
Hidden 3 Aug, 2016 2nd
91dave 3 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
will_benfold 3 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
Hidden 9 Jun, 2016 Solo O/S
WilliamRupp 4 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
Vorlette 4 Jun, 2016 2nd
Hidden 18 May, 2016 2nd
mmmhumous 18 May, 2016 Lead β
JdotP 30 Mar, 2016 2nd rpt
with Red Ted
with Red Ted
MrFantastic 25 Mar, 2016 Solo O/S
with Catherine
with Catherine
Jay Schofield 25 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
mitseb 27 Feb, 2016 Solo O/S
with Igor Tomaszewski
with Igor Tomaszewski
Hidden 21 Nov, 2015 Lead O/S
radddogg 6 Nov, 2015 2nd O/S In the pouring rain
with Tom Richards
In the pouring rain
with Tom Richards
Duncan Zerafa 30 Sep, 2015 2nd O/S Light fading fast.
with Rob Mills
Light fading fast.
with Rob Mills
Hidden 2 Aug, 2015 Lead
AnneMarie 24 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
with Barrie Schofield II, Stephanie
with Barrie Schofield II, Stephanie
trwolfe13 20 Jun, 2015 2nd O/S Nice climb. Was tipping down with rain and rather wet, despite the protection. Still enjoyed.
with Alex Peacock
Nice climb. Was tipping down with rain and rather wet, despite the protection. Still enjoyed.
with Alex Peacock
Hidden 30 May, 2015 Lead O/S
angus 22 Apr, 2015 Solo O/S
Hidden 7 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S
adie84 ??, 2015 -
Tenntenntuihn ??, 2015 Lead O/S
snowfluke ??, 2015 2nd O/S
with dave keogh
with dave keogh
Matt Harmon 15 Nov, 2014 Solo O/S
amccann 15 Nov, 2014 Solo rpt
TomCooksey 25 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
stevo smith 29 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with Chris Britton, Pam
with Chris Britton, Pam
Sol Armer 25 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
sus 28 May, 2014 Lead O/S
JdotP 12 May, 2014 Lead rpt
with Stanislav Huska
with Stanislav Huska
Stoff 4 May, 2014 Lead O/S Peter's first Abseil !
Peter's first Abseil !
androidmuncher ?May, 2014 2nd
Hidden 22 Apr, 2014 Lead
Asleep in the backs 1 Apr, 2014 2nd O/S First proper ab off a route and via a tree to boot, nice test for the fear of heights/falling!
with Liz and/or Dave
First proper ab off a route and via a tree to boot, nice test for the fear of heights/falling!
with Liz and/or Dave
Matt_C9716 2 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
turbojames 2 Mar, 2014 Lead
with andy gardner
with andy gardner
stacey73 ?Mar, 2014 2nd
matt.stevenson 7 Dec, 2013 2nd O/S
JenRoberts 22 Oct, 2013 2nd O/S
with Lee
with Lee
John H Bull (tcfka Bullybones) 11 Oct, 2013 2nd
with Neil
with Neil
kasha_gregson 11 Oct, 2013 2nd O/S
BTphonehome 11 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
leeoftroy ?Oct, 2013 Lead O/S Soaking wet, kinda made it more fun.
Soaking wet, kinda made it more fun.
winston22 16 Sep, 2013 - lots of faffing - first lead no worries, took a while to realise that you need to abb down off the tree.
lots of faffing - first lead no worries, took a while to realise that you need to abb down off the tree.
MichJ 24 Aug, 2013 2nd
with Joel Pither, Pauline Bloxham
with Joel Pither, Pauline Bloxham
Hidden 24 Aug, 2013 Lead
Hidden 24 Aug, 2013 2nd
Hidden 5 Aug, 2013 Lead β
Prof. Outdoors 3 Aug, 2013 Lead After a hasty retreat from a very wet Castle Naze.
with Mike P
After a hasty retreat from a very wet Castle Naze.
with Mike P
Hidden 24 Jul, 2013 Solo O/S
RM199 15 Jun, 2013 Solo O/S x 2 in descent
x 2 in descent
mr_drains 15 Jun, 2013 2nd rpt
gkindley 15 Jun, 2013 Lead
NIcola Schmitt 12 Jun, 2013 2nd dog Very well.
Very well.
Hidden 8 May, 2013 Lead O/S
mr_drains 1 May, 2013 Lead O/S Nice route. Guide has it right - interesting moves between good ledges
with Rookey
Nice route. Guide has it right - interesting moves between good ledges
with Rookey
jameselee85 ?May, 2013 Lead O/S
with Fiona Norrie
with Fiona Norrie
MischaHY 16 Apr, 2013 Solo O/S Easy climbing with good gear, great for beginners to trad and to solo for a warm up or a quick route to the top.
Easy climbing with good gear, great for beginners to trad and to solo for a warm up or a quick route to the top.
jules699 15 Apr, 2013 2nd O/S
anaesthetic 15 Apr, 2013 2nd
with Rich, jules699
with Rich, jules699
Bisteris 15 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
OliBangbala 14 Apr, 2013 Solo O/S Soloed in the rain with a harness on so i could Ab back down someone elses line.. similar feeling to climbing some steps to get to a slide, very fun :)
Soloed in the rain with a harness on so i could Ab back down someone elses line.. similar feeling to climbing some steps to get to a slide, very fun :)
Hidden 6 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
fredallingham 24 Feb, 2013 Lead O/S First Lead. BOOOM
First Lead. BOOOM
Hidden 10 Feb, 2013 Lead O/S
Bencootes ??, 2013 Lead RP
Jules Lane 10 Oct, 2012 2nd O/S
with Mynydd Juan
with Mynydd Juan
Juan Ruiz 10 Oct, 2012 Lead
with Jules Lane
with Jules Lane
Jake Young 9 Jul, 2012 Solo O/S decent
decent
Russell Blackaller 8 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
catie 4 Jul, 2012 -
Kendrick 2 Jul, 2012 2nd Backed off and let Paul do it. Looked loose and crumbly to me
with Mr Hobbs
Backed off and let Paul do it. Looked loose and crumbly to me
with Mr Hobbs
Hidden 7 Jun, 2012 2nd
amccann 7 Jun, 2012 2nd
MJP 5 May, 2012 Lead Nice holds, traversing line. Abseil off large tree
Nice holds, traversing line. Abseil off large tree
Hidden 5 May, 2012 2nd
Hidden 5 May, 2012 2nd O/S
gw3285 15 Apr, 2012 Lead
JonF 24 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
timmyhobby 18 Feb, 2012 Solo
hoggy90 21 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
teamrob 21 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
with shankie
with shankie
teamrob 21 Jan, 2012 2nd rpt
with shankie
with shankie
James Oakes 15 Jan, 2012 Lead O/S
with Ike Walker
with Ike Walker
mike.rigby ??, 2012 Lead O/S
mmmhumous 20 Nov, 2011 Lead β Nice warm-up. **WARNING**: Loose Rock - as well as the usual brick and breezeblock sized wobbly bits, A large block (bath-sized) now has some movement in it. It's on the traverse section and is often mantleshelved.
Nice warm-up. **WARNING**: Loose Rock - as well as the usual brick and breezeblock sized wobbly bits, A large block (bath-sized) now has some movement in it. It's on the traverse section and is often mantleshelved.
sputnik 19 Nov, 2011 Solo rpt
Boe Jailey 3 Nov, 2011 Lead
with Jhonny , Dan Chin
with Jhonny , Dan Chin
Hidden 23 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 8 Oct, 2011 Lead
Jonny Nick 5 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S Piece of piss, done as a warm up!
Piece of piss, done as a warm up!
sputnik 30 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with c00kie
with c00kie
Hidden 30 Jul, 2011 2nd
petellis 3 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S After backing off the HVS
After backing off the HVS
Hidden 29 May, 2011 2nd
Hidden 29 May, 2011 Lead
Boe Jailey 14 Apr, 2011 Lead
Zygoticgema 15 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
with Karlh & Bambi
with Karlh & Bambi
KarlH 15 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
ImogenJones 1 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 1 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
PeteH 20 Feb, 2011 Solo O/S
Hidden 16 Jan, 2011 TR
Hidden 16 Jan, 2011 TR
Hidden 16 Jan, 2011 TR O/S
andy_e 13 Jan, 2011 Lead O/S
Nickc ??, 2011 -
bavarianGaz 19 Nov, 2010 Lead rpt
Tom Lee-Field 19 Nov, 2010 2nd O/S
mmmhumous 14 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S Went slighty lower than usual on the traverse.... and got me thinking I think it's a diff or VDiff if you go low on the traverse, and more like HVD if you go high.
with Rhys
Went slighty lower than usual on the traverse.... and got me thinking I think it's a diff or VDiff if you go low on the traverse, and more like HVD if you go high.
with Rhys
mmmhumous 21 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S went high across the traverse.
with Jason
went high across the traverse.
with Jason
staceated 16 Aug, 2010 Lead
with Martin
with Martin
Hidden 6 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
Bumblebee Biggs 18 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
Nick1812P 10 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S
R8JimBob88 12 May, 2010 Solo rpt Solo'd several times. An easy way to the top of the crag.
Solo'd several times. An easy way to the top of the crag.
jamesgodwin64 9 May, 2010 Solo O/S
R8JimBob88 9 May, 2010 Solo O/S
Hidden 18 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 18 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
mmmhumous 1 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
Ketu 27 Feb, 2010 2nd rpt
Graeme Hammond 27 Feb, 2010 Lead O/S
with Ketu
with Ketu
andy_e 6 Feb, 2010 2nd O/S
JoshJLewis ?Feb, 2010 Lead O/S
RM199 ??, 2010 Solo O/S
frume 6 Nov, 2009 Solo O/S
bavarianGaz 24 Oct, 2009 Lead
with Dan
with Dan
Hidden 9 Oct, 2009 Lead
PhilfromPoynton 30 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S Nice climb good holds
with Julie Cunningham
Nice climb good holds
with Julie Cunningham
Hidden 30 Sep, 2009 2nd
bavarianGaz 5 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
Bernie Wylde 12 Aug, 2009 Lead
Steve J P 12 Aug, 2009 2nd
JDDD 12 Aug, 2009 Lead
Leo Woodhead 9 Aug, 2009 Solo
Brown 19 Jul, 2009 Solo O/S
with John
with John
willoates ?Jul, 2009 Solo O/S Access to the top of the crag
Access to the top of the crag
Peakpdr 28 Jun, 2009 Solo
with none
with none
andrusht84 10 Jun, 2009 2nd
with dan masterman
with dan masterman
Hidden 10 May, 2009 2nd rpt
Hidden 10 May, 2009 Lead O/S
Jen80 3 Apr, 2009 2nd seconded in trainers. Worth it for the abseil off!
with hcooper
seconded in trainers. Worth it for the abseil off!
with hcooper
hcooper 2 Apr, 2009 Lead
with Kate Fuller
with Kate Fuller
Hidden 2 Apr, 2009 Solo O/S
Daymo 8 Mar, 2009 Lead
A Downing 8 Mar, 2009 2nd O/S
with Damian Lawson, Tom Parott
with Damian Lawson, Tom Parott
tomparrott 8 Mar, 2009 2nd
Hidden 10 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Aug, 2008 2nd
Marq 21 Jun, 2008 2nd O/S
victim of mathematics 21 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
with Marq
with Marq
Stig 5 Jun, 2008 Solo O/S In descent.
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
In descent.
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
Hidden ??, 2008 Lead
Pete Horn 9 Dec, 2007 2nd O/S
Pythonist 10 Aug, 2007 Solo O/S
Somerset swede basher 1 Jul, 2007 2nd O/S
with Gemma Fisher
with Gemma Fisher
Hidden ?Jun, 2007 2nd O/S
hcooper 22 May, 2007 Lead
9fingerjon 12 May, 2007 Lead O/S In the wet!
with Matt G and Chris
In the wet!
with Matt G and Chris
Hidden 12 May, 2007 Lead
davek 6 May, 2007 Solo O/S
JdotP 25 Apr, 2007 2nd rpt
with Tom Bishop, Bike Bore
with Tom Bishop, Bike Bore
skittles ?Mar, 2007 Lead O/S Was my 1st lead and it had to be when it was raining :( but as it was under a bridge i was able to do it, but only the 1st half of the climb was under the bridge and the rest was quite wet so was a bit dodgy but i still managed it 1st tym with out falling off :)
with John Bishop, Rhian Blades
Was my 1st lead and it had to be when it was raining :( but as it was under a bridge i was able to do it, but only the 1st half of the climb was under the bridge and the rest was quite wet so was a bit dodgy but i still managed it 1st tym with out falling off :)
with John Bishop, Rhian Blades
Hidden 22 Feb, 2007 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2007 Lead
JdotP 10 May, 2006 Lead rpt
with Tom Brookes, Stuart Bury
with Tom Brookes, Stuart Bury
LAW 7 Apr, 2006 Lead RP Loads of good protection opportunities... nice refresher. Felt very comfortable. Most difficult part was trying not to get my shoes muddy at the mantle start on a wet April day!
with Ross S
Loads of good protection opportunities... nice refresher. Felt very comfortable. Most difficult part was trying not to get my shoes muddy at the mantle start on a wet April day!
with Ross S
leerthorp ?Feb, 2006 Lead O/S
with kathryn
with kathryn
jrk2673 ??, 2006 Lead
cem 6 Nov, 2005 Lead O/S
with James Gill, GrahamD
with James Gill, GrahamD
JdotP 23 Oct, 2005 2nd O/S
with Jonny Marsh
with Jonny Marsh
DerwentDiluted 21 Jul, 2005 Solo
Mark Collins 3 Apr, 2005 Lead O/S
with Neil Henson
with Neil Henson
Neil Henson 3 Apr, 2005 2nd
with Mark Collins
with Mark Collins
Justsomeclimber ??, 2005 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 10 Jul, 2004 2nd O/S
with Lemming
with Lemming
Outdoorfun37 4 Jun, 2004 Lead
with Spitz
with Spitz
JohnHutch 15 Mar, 2004 Lead
with L
with L
Mark A Humphries 17 Aug, 2003 Solo O/S
with Fiend
with Fiend
Laramadness 21 Apr, 2003 Solo
rocktigger ??, 2003 Solo O/S Very early solo on way back from dropping off at robin hood airport. Sorry for whoevers garden it is at the top I didn't fancy the down climb.
Very early solo on way back from dropping off at robin hood airport. Sorry for whoevers garden it is at the top I didn't fancy the down climb.
John Eley ?Mar, 2001 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jan, 2001 Lead O/S
adamwesthead 20 May, 2000 2nd rpt Brentnall
with Taylor
Brentnall
with Taylor
adamwesthead 15 Apr, 2000 Lead O/S Brentnall
with Taylor
Brentnall
with Taylor
Phil T 15 Apr, 2000 2nd
dan_o_b ?Apr, 2000 Lead O/S
uphillnow 10 May, 1999 Solo
EllieWoods ?Jun, 1998 Lead O/S
skygodley 25 May, 1998 Lead O/S
Marti999 ??, 1998 Lead
JonBray ??, 1997 Lead O/S
Roget 20 Jan, 1991 Solo O/S
Nick Rundall ??, 1990 -
Chris Terrey ?Nov, 1979 Solo
Hidden 4 Feb, 1978 Solo
Hidden 9 Oct, 1977 Solo O/S
Hidden 9 Oct, 1977 Solo
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