Rockfax Description
Climb the shallow groove (Rock 1 on the right) then balance left and right to the break and more wires. Finish up the right-hand groove. A traditional VS that was just a bit too bold. © Rockfax

FA. Paul Horan 1966

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List.

tmawer 08/Oct/17 Lead O/S
with Bram
BTphonehome 08/Oct/17 2nd
with Tony
stratandrew 09/Aug/17 Lead rpt
with Dave Wylie
stratandrew 31/May/17 2nd rpt
with Elliot Brown
ElliottB 26/May/17 Solo G/U
ElliottB 08/Apr/17 Solo dnf


greylag 05/Jun/16 TR
sus 03/Jun/16 Lead β
stratandrew 01/Jun/16 Lead rpt
with KMC Group
Ry 01/Jun/16 2nd
Hidden 07/May/16 2nd O/S
Kaisl 07/May/16 Lead O/S
with Grusha
ben1987 09/Apr/16 Lead O/S
trish1968 03/Apr/16 TR
with Saskia, Drew, Nick Bennett
Hidden 03/Apr/16 TR
samrad 26/Sep/15 Solo O/S
with Dominique
Nafclimbsrocks 19/Sep/15 Lead O/S

First HVS!! Woo. Gear was unbelievably bad though! Sketchy but great climbing :)

bantamdave 19/Sep/15 2nd rpt

Super lead by Nathan. Gear is not good at all !

with Nathan
Lloyders 23/Jul/15 -
Antony Mariani 12/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Jo P
Hidden 12/Jun/15 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/15 Lead
clare Thomas ?/Jun/15 2nd rpt
stratandrew 20/May/15 Lead rpt
with Dave Wylie
Maddie 10/Apr/15 Solo O/S
with Robinwood People
Sam Moss ?/Apr/15 -
JimHolmes69 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with AndyPratt88, Pete Brindle
Hidden 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Robin Nichols 14/Sep/14 Solo O/S
with Jim, Roger
Roget 14/Sep/14 Solo O/S
with robin
newskin 27/Aug/14 2nd
stratandrew 27/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Peter McNulty
pog100 02/Jul/14 2nd
with fat boys
Hidden 02/Jul/14 Lead O/S
stevo smith 16/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Chris Britton
Hidden 13/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/14 Lead O/S
g1m147 05/Jun/14 2nd
Jam_sandwich 31/Aug/13 2nd O/S
james.f.williamson 31/Aug/13 Lead
chelle 31/Aug/13 2nd
Mark Collins 25/Aug/13 Solo O/S
Scott Dunkley 13/Aug/13 -
mcb ?/Jun/13 Solo O/S
eltax2005 14/Jun/12 -
Hidden 21/May/12 Solo O/S
bwestwood 15/Jan/12 Solo
pie_eater_pete 02/Sep/11 Solo rpt
monika paprzycka 31/Jul/11 2nd
with Chris Tan
Hidden 19/May/11 Lead
Matt Rowat 04/May/11 2nd
with Chris
Legionreturns 04/May/11 Lead
Scott Dunkley 20/Apr/11 Lead
with Daniel Dunn
Hidden 09/Apr/11 TR O/S
bwestwood 07/Mar/11 Solo
katie-bee ?/Feb/11 2nd
pie_eater_pete 21/Jan/11 Solo
pie_eater_pete 03/Nov/10 Solo O/S
joe.91 09/Sep/10 Lead O/S

Bold, no gear to the break that would actually hold a fall. Also the couldn't find the no. 1 nut placement, looks like its blown

Hidden 28/Aug/10 Lead O/S
akhughes 30/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Dave Foster 30/Jun/10 Solo

Best route on slab.

wrapped in bacon 29/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Rob
Hidden 23/May/10 TR O/S
plastichead 20/May/10 2nd β
with Andy
Ann S 20/May/10 2nd
with Chris Tan
psychicbread 18/May/10 Lead rpt
with Mark
Hidden 14/Mar/10 Lead O/S
chris.mac ??/2010 -
ellpeecee 12/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Sep/09 TR
Hidden ?/Aug/09 Lead O/S
A Crook 25/Jun/09 Lead O/S

might as well be a solo as the gear is at the top where it becomes easy

NeilGriffiths 25/Jun/09 -
with Adam, Adrian
doogstrue 11/May/09 2nd
with andy s
GrandmaOfShoes 21/Apr/09 Lead rpt
with Emelye Davis
RM199 ??/2009 -
lazybones 03/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Helen Sanders
Al Evans ??/2008 -
joe larner 22/Sep/07 Lead O/S
johnwilson123 ?/Aug/07 TR O/S
with paul
Rob Davies 26/May/07 Lead
with Phil Ashton
GrandmaOfShoes 01/May/07 Lead O/S

fantastic slab, not much pro though

with Phillip Scowcroft
fnstein 28/Jun/06 2nd dog
with Chris
Bullybones ?/Apr/06 -
King Rat ??/2006 Lead
datoon 07/Jun/05 Solo O/S
Mark Stevenson 13/Jun/04 Lead O/S
Phil West 12/May/04 Lead O/S
with Shaun Walby
Rob Davies ?/Jul/03 Lead
Martin Bennett 01/Jun/99 Solo
Tom V 04/Apr/92 -
goi.ashmore 06/Apr/88 Solo O/S
Hidden 23/Jun/85 Solo
Andy Say 18/Jul/84 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/May/81 Lead
Hidden 19/May/81 2nd
Mark Kemball 14/May/80 Solo
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High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
Votes cast 14
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
Votes cast 10
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Style of ascent
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Ground Up
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