Rockfax Description
18m. Climb the narrow buttress to the roofs and pull through these powerfully, hard for the short who really have to s-t-r-e-t-c-h and might want a 5c tick. Trend right to finish on Jeffcoat's. © Rockfax

FA. Mick Guilliard 1969

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Peak Rock/14/Gritstone After the Gold Rush.

Chazhoz99 27/Aug Lead O/S
with DaveHo
DubyaJamesDubya 06/Aug Lead rpt
with Joe Harris
Dale 23/Jul Lead O/S

Last route of the day. Got to the lip of overhang got some good gear in tryed the long reach a few times Ooo it is a long way I can't reach ou oh it's starting to rain reverse reverse to the safety under the overhang had a good rest. A few spots but the rain never came so got back to the lip and got the good hold first time. It's not a jug just a good hold. Hard 5b move for me. Tall people would find it a grade easier short would find it a grade harder. All in all great fun

with Tim
Barrie Schofield II 02/Jul Lead O/S
philhilo 26/Jun 2nd O/S

In trainers.

with Mark S
Elizabeth Allen 14/Jun 2nd dog
with Luke
Luke90 14/Jun Lead O/S

At pretty much exactly six foot, I still found the crux move a real stretch. Down-climbed back to a rest position twice before finally committing and latching the good hold.

with Liz
Hidden 14/May Lead O/S
Andrew Abraham 02/Apr 2nd rpt
Mike W 02/Apr Lead
john lynch 22/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Ant King
aking12 22/Oct/16 2nd dog
crossleysm 09/Oct/16 2nd
with rosh3000
Hidden 29/Sep/16 2nd
MusicalMountaineer 18/Sep/16 2nd O/S

Tough crux. Rubbish vegetated afters...

with Joe
fuzzysheep01 18/Sep/16 2nd dog

After giving up on lead. Felt definite 5c to me.

eduardo 18/Sep/16 Lead dog

1 hard move - dangled for a while before going for it fully

with guy, Joe
Longsufferingropeholder 28/May/16 Lead O/S

Huddled onto the ledge under the roof to get some gear in and ended up all stuffed in there facing the wrong way. Only way out was to cut loose on the big jug. Got a cheer from the crowds.

Tim Rodgers 07/May/16 2nd
robertmichaellovell 07/May/16 Lead
with Wanneys
superturbo 19/Apr/16 2nd
dr_botnik 19/Apr/16 Lead dog
AJMullen ?/Apr/16 2nd O/S
Hannes B 13/Mar/16 2nd
with Tom
GouldHarry ??/2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Oct/15 Lead O/S
adam.wood 31/Oct/15 2nd
Dan Vaj 26/Sep/15 Lead
mark4344 26/Sep/15 2nd
with Dan Vaj
The Grist 29/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Dan Vaj 11/Jul/15 Lead dnf

Failed to move quickly enough....

lanky and weak 09/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Alex@home 09/Jun/15 2nd rpt
with The Doctor
Andrew Abraham 06/Jun/15 Lead rpt
with Chris Wallis, Paul Sherman
Andrew Abraham 27/May/15 Lead dog

Got pumped way to quick, was too burnt out before i started the route :( Will probably repeat it though, great fun questing up the overhang

oread 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S

Would be great with more traffic, overgrown

Matt_C9716 14/Apr/15 2nd
with Neil
lee1234 08/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with HarryG, Neilmackie
Mike W ??/2015 Lead
Hidden 28/Sep/14 2nd dog
Martin Bagshaw 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Neil Passmore
Hidden 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S
leon 07/Jul/14 Lead dog

alex insisted i had to go left from the jug. after 3 attempts to go left I rested on the rope. Then decided to try right & found the hidden jug straight away. there must be a moral in there somewhere.

with Alex
RFWilkie 03/May/14 Lead β

One move wonder.

with Mark
Ewan Russell 01/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Halla
Hidden 16/Feb/14 TR dog
Somerset swede basher 19/Jan/14 Lead β

Lead on Hannes' gear straight after belaying him.

with Hannes
adie84 ??/2014 -
Hidden 03/Sep/13 Lead dnf
DubyaJamesDubya 03/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Andrew Bevan
Alistair Corbett 18/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with nick
dprctr 23/Dec/12 Lead dog

Hard move even for the not short. Also ended up facing outwards under the roof, silly!

rd20 23/Dec/12 2nd dog

Seems way harder than E1 and doesn't relent

with David P
Wayne S 22/Sep/12 2nd
claregardiner 15/Sep/12 Lead

Fell multiple times at the crux, very long reach required, felt hard at 5b

Haydn Jones 01/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with pep
Max Lowry 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
sgl0jd 22/Jul/12 -
Hidden 25/May/12 2nd dog
Hidden 25/May/12 Lead O/S
Si dH 01/Apr/12 2nd rpt
with Olly
Hidden 01/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2012 -
stephenhartley 27/Sep/11 2nd
with Burns
Hidden 10/Sep/11 Lead O/S
Martin Davies 02/Aug/11 Lead dog

1 rest at stretch move - didn't commit. Got on second attempt - should have gone for it first time!

with Tim Rogers
Ali.B 27/Jul/11 Lead dnf
tompilgrem 12/Jul/11 Lead dnf
with Nick/D
Hidden 30/Jun/11 Lead O/S
gingerwolf 07/Jun/11 2nd β

Long move for a shorty!

craig naylor 01/Jun/11 2nd
Hidden 01/Jun/11 Lead
mic_b 29/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Heidi
Hidden 29/Apr/11 2nd
chrisbussell 19/Apr/11 2nd
with Tim O'Neill
ChrisBrooke 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with John Inkpen
GF 17/Sep/10 2nd dnf
markfairbank 12/Sep/10 2nd dog

Long reach from the jug on the lip

with Harry Middleton
juza 29/Aug/10 Lead dog
with Garry Cooper
Hidden 09/Jul/10 2nd O/S
duncan 10/Apr/10 Lead dnf
barni 07/Aug/09 Lead dog
with Strong Jon
Si dH 24/Aug/08 2nd RP

Backed off from the crux pumped on lead, then seconded it cleanly. Neil also found it hard and had to rest on lead. Very good route. Went straight through remains of peregrine nest - lots of little bones all over the place.

with Neil Furniss
pauldrew 13/Jul/08 2nd
with Julian Cox
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 -
Sean Kelly ??/2008 -
Mr Wild 20/Jun/07 2nd dog

Failed lead, seconded cleanly

with Greg
derico 07/Jun/07 Lead O/S
with Alex M
Hidden 07/Jun/07 2nd dog
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead dnf
reg_measures 03/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Xav
Xav 03/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Reg
mattyork2 04/Feb/07 Lead dog
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Lead
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
Birdo ??/2007 -
with Dave Bird
dan gibson 18/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with helen gibson
Stig 24/Aug/06 2nd dog
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
b.hayley ?/Jun/06 2nd
Roch 22/Apr/06 2nd
Col_MAN 19/Apr/06 TR dog
with uni climbers
reg_measures 05/Mar/06 2nd dog

1 rest - the 5c move is quite hard and I was climbing rubbishly

with James Wade
ukb & bmc shark 28/Jan/06 Lead O/S

A tough lock off at the grade

with Mike Garton
dannyboy83 ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S

Long reach

Hidden 23/Apr/05 Lead
lost.arrow 03/Apr/05 -
with Stu Sherwood
Ben1983 ?/Apr/05 Lead dog
mark s ??/2005 -
Lev 22/Aug/04 Lead RP

Feeling very lethargic, pulled over the lip the first time and decided I couldn’t be bothered, so I traversed over to Jeffcoat's Chimney to retret, then decided I did want to do it so went back. Committed to move over lip and fell off, which gave me the motivation I need to get on with it.

Mark Stevenson 05/Jun/04 Lead dog
jimshrimp 16/Sep/03 TR
lost.arrow 15/Jul/03 -
Hidden 31/Mar/03 Lead
Gus ??/2003 Lead
Laramadness 25/Jun/02 2nd β
goi.ashmore 20/Aug/00 Lead O/S
with Roy Thomas
ArnaudG ??/2000 -
tlr ??/2000 2nd
with Pom
Hidden 19/Sep/98 Lead
Paul-Michael ?/Aug/98 Lead dnf
with David Jupp
craig h 15/Feb/97 2nd O/S
with Phil B
Hidden ?/Apr/96 Lead O/S
nige ??/1996 Lead
with john buckley
michael burrows 23/Apr/95 Lead O/S
with richard parry
ColinD 14/Apr/95 Lead
crossleysm ?/Aug/93 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/May/93 2nd
Nigel Coe ?/May/93 Lead
nai ??/1992 Lead
Roget 08/Aug/91 Solo rpt
NickJH ?/Aug/91 Lead O/S
with NBarrowclough
andybirtwistle 25/Jul/90 -
andrew300169 ??/1990 -
Roget ?/Aug/89 Lead O/S
with jim
uphillnow 29/Apr/89 Lead
with Mark Gray
Hidden 27/Mar/89 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jun/88 Lead dnf
Michael Hood 17/Jun/84 Lead
andy gittins ??/1984 -
Hidden ??/1982 Lead
Hidden 15/Feb/81 2nd
Mike Owen 11/Nov/78 Lead O/S
with Gavin Peat
GeoffG 30/Dec/77 Lead
rogerskews ??/1976 -
with John Blackburn
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