150m, 5 pitches.

Rockfax Description
Despite some grotty terrain, this is a worthwhile route, and well equipped where it matters. Start right of a groove and rib.
1) 5, 28m. Climb a rib, trending slightly rightwards to the first bolt, then up the buttress, passing a small roof to a good stance.
2) 5+, 15m. Continue up the slanting crack splitting the wall (4 bolts) then head leftwards past the Arete to a stance.
3) 4, 25m. Straight up slabby rock, passing ledges to a bay.
4) 3, 25m. A scrappy pitch. Climb to a ledge at 5m, then trend left (red arrows) to a stance below a groove.
5) 4+, 40m. Up the steep corner/groove (bolts) and then continue more easily to a finish up the right Arete.
Descent - Traverse 40m east (red arrows) to the notch. Scramble down 30m a tree on Lofi - abseil down this. © Rockfax

FA. Hannelore and Kurt Krentzenbeck 2000s Equipped by Horst Urban. 2005


ClimberDateStyle
Ryder 27/May AltLd
dmorgan27 25/Apr Lead

Lovely climbing, every time you lift your arm it hits a jug. Hardest pitch was the final wall grade 4.

with Terryl
Hidden 23/Apr 2nd O/S
NatalieB96 23/Apr 2nd O/S
Remyveness 23/Apr Lead O/S

Went completely wrong on the second pitch and ended up on the adjacent route and had to reverse it. Better discription for the second pitch would be follow the steep crack and then traverse out left or something to that effect.... fun route and a worthwhile outing!

tyho 23/Apr Lead dnf
with ecp8
Juan Ruiz 16/Apr AltLd
with David
GargoyleFeet 31/Mar AltLd rpt

Lead P1, P2, P5, Ian lead the others.

with Ian
GargoyleFeet 27/Feb Lead O/S

Lead all pitches. Split the 5th into two. The 5c pitch is short lived but fun. Start of the 5th is quite technical and worth a 5a/b I reckon. A great route overall.

with Claire
thecruxclimber 27/Feb 2nd
Hidden 26/Feb 2nd
tapley 14/Feb Lead
with Alison Tapley
Simnel 03/Feb Lead O/S

Really good route.. the bolt protecting the bottom of the crux 2nd pitch is missing but there is a good nut placement just below.

with Alan
Amy UT 15/Jan Lead O/S

Great rock and climbing for the grades. We ran pitches together to do the whole thing in 3 pitches. Doing the ridge to the summit was amazing at sunset. L. 5, 5+, 4+

with Glyn
Glyn 15/Jan AltLd O/S
with Amy
Paul Hy 08/Jan AltLd O/S
with Nick M
Private Flounder 08/Jan AltLd
with Paul Hy
garmour 02/Jan AltLd O/S

fab multipitch up to the Toix ridge

with Lucy
Angussmart ?/Jan -
ewanjp 30/Dec/16 Lead O/S

Really nice climb but very vauge ending. There are two lines in the corner that the topo directs you to - I did the one right in the corner which was a bit short on bolts and felt harder than 4+. I then couldn't see the next bolts so soloed quite a long way, finally found another bolt after some 'exciting' positions! Did this as a prelude to the ridge.

with alicec
Tommackie 21/Dec/16 Lead dnf

5 stage multi-pitch, couldn't find route, abbed off after 1st pitch

with Andy G
lithos 20/Dec/16 Lead

Good bottom an top pitches. Then along the ridge to TV masts, short but fun. protected by big wires 7..12 and lots (4 would be good!) of 120 slings. then stayed up at Toix TV and got roasted

Hidden 20/Dec/16 Lead
sopaz 29/Nov/16 2nd dnf

In the rain. Lowered off after 2 pitches.

with Mackie
Fenda 29/Nov/16 AltLd
with Seth
Duncan 88 16/Nov/16 AltLd O/S
Hidden 16/Nov/16 AltLd O/S
Lawrie Brand 10/Nov/16 AltLd O/S
with Neil Kerr, James
Hidden 09/Nov/16 AltLd O/S
MazElden 09/Nov/16 AltLd
with Graeme
mikestr555 21/Oct/16 AltLd

pitch 2, part 3

Hidden 18/Oct/16 Lead O/S
andrew.tyrrell 17/Oct/16 AltLd O/S
with Lucy
mikestr555 16/Oct/16 AltLd

pitch 1,2 and fisrt 1/2 5

Juan S 12/Oct/16 AltLd O/S
with Wei
LivBarron 29/Sep/16 AltLd O/S
mrs milf 26/Sep/16 AltLd

Led p1, 3 & 5

with John Cook
Irelando ?/Sep/16 AltLd
with Roslyn
Joshthomas 11/Apr/16 AltLd O/S
ema 11/Apr/16 Lead
jon59 02/Apr/16 Lead
Marcin78 ?/Apr/16 Lead
with Basia
KittyKat 05/Mar/16 AltLd O/S

Lead P1, 2 and 5. Had to haul up the bag P2

with Holly Warder
brianrunner 28/Feb/16 AltLd

2nd time up this route and along the ridge. Did this as our first route of the holiday and its great fun. 2nd pitch is probably crux but the corner and above at the top is the highlight.

with martina, steve wells
carlh 20/Feb/16 AltLd O/S
leggsimon 18/Feb/16 Lead O/S

Not signed on second pitch, strayed too far right onto an unlisted route (it appears there are at least two unlisted routes between Cilber and Ruwa). Like @bobstones we traversed back onto the correct route and was generally signed from there. Try to stay as left as possible on the second pitch. On the descent, after the 30m scramble to the tree, the first ab point under the tree and is the lower-off for 'Lofi'.

with Rob Taylor
craig.england1 ??/2016 AltLd
bobstones 31/Dec/15 Lead dnf

Went wrong on pitch 2 as didn't check the guidebook.......stoopid!! Followed the groove right to an awful traverse under a roof then found ourselves on a ledge near to Ruwa. Tried to rectify the day by traversing the ledge and climbed the 3rd pitch on Oma Sus (fairly sketchy traverse) which didn't ease the mind so bailed and abbed off. All good experience but not how I would have planned my last days climbing of 2015!

Hidden 25/Dec/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Dec/15 2nd
Tim Rodgers 24/Dec/15 AltLd
Ellie.Webb 20/Dec/15 2nd
steve2006 20/Dec/15 Lead O/S

one of the best climbs and perfect scrabbling ridge... at the tree go down just 5meters (ignore the red 30m paint)

with elli webb, david moore
phil456 28/Nov/15 AltLd O/S

Lead P1, then alternate Roped across ridge, added extra abb, missed one abb point Super climb, very close to my limit

Ana Broad 28/Nov/15 AltLd

Fantastic route, scramble across the top to the abseil was exciting! lead pitches 2, 4, and the scramble (roped).

with phil456
louisnewman 27/Nov/15 Lead
Juan S ?/Nov/15 AltLd
with Wei
Richimc 29/Oct/15 2nd
with Victoria adams, Nigel wells
danusiatycia 23/Oct/15 AltLd
wyzfen 23/Oct/15 -
with Dana
kivell ?/May/15 Lead
with P BAKER
barn owl 23/Apr/15 AltLd O/S
with Jon Jacyk
Hidden 10/Apr/15 -
BoulderyDave 10/Apr/15 Lead

With rucksacks for alpine practise. Ended via ridge. Excellent route.

Hidden 07/Mar/15 AltLd
steveprice.exmouth ?/Mar/15 AltLd
danielsclarke73 28/Feb/15 2nd O/S

Completed in 7 pictches due to heavy traffic. Followed by ridge walk to far end and down

with Ryan Lang
jamie ward 01/Feb/15 AltLd O/S
with Shaun Blower
Hidden 12/Jan/15 AltLd
Lea84 06/Jan/15 2nd
with Kate Ayres, Mark Eddy
tompilgrem 23/Dec/14 AltLd O/S
with Dad
bobpilgrem 23/Dec/14 AltLd O/S

Abseiled of as Swallows we're coming into roost.

with Tom
Hidden 22/Dec/14 -
Hidden 06/Nov/14 Lead
Celia Watson 06/Nov/14 2nd
kivell ?/Jun/14 -
sunshine.hannah 15/May/14 2nd O/S
with Ian Twiselton
Hidden 01/May/14 AltLd O/S
gazj1986 14/Apr/14 AltLd O/S
SamHallam 14/Apr/14 AltLd
clairesweety 09/Apr/14 Lead
Ade7 09/Apr/14 AltLd O/S

Odd pitches

with Sam C
hornea00 09/Apr/14 2nd O/S

Chris Elfleet leading

with Chris Elfleet, Claire Horner
Hidden 09/Apr/14 AltLd O/S
glenngordon 08/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Teresa Johnston
Hidden 07/Apr/14 AltLd
LukeRobinson 01/Apr/14 2nd
marr.simon 01/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Lead all pitches. A very long day!

mikestr555 24/Mar/14 AltLd O/S

lead pitches 2 & 5

Cerris90 22/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/14 AltLd O/S
mjeffery 02/Mar/14 Lead O/S
pdamann 18/Feb/14 Lead O/S

Led 1st pitch only. Lowered off to let Joby and Ed have a go.

with Ed Russell
auld al 16/Jan/14 AltLd O/S
Lyndsay Superclimber 02/Jan/14 AltLd O/S

I led 2nd, 3rd & 5th pitch

with Ryan
Hidden 02/Jan/14 AltLd
Mark Eddy ?/Jan/14 Lead

Don't know why i left it so long to do this route. Really enjoyable & varied throughout with just one short scrappy section. 2 star route. Finishing along the ridge is icing on cake.

with Kate
Hidden ?/Jan/14 2nd
balloo1791 ??/2014 -
Hidden 30/Dec/13 2nd
jcooper8 15/Dec/13 Lead O/S
islandlynx ?/Dec/13 AltLd

led p1,p2,p4. start of p5 was great.

with Amy
AmyAmy ?/Dec/13 AltLd
adamsandy1 27/Nov/13 AltLd O/S

Multi Pitch

Carl Simmons 11/Nov/13 Lead O/S

completed first 3 pitches, before trending right onto another route as

with RCF - Battle Back Students
Hidden 06/Nov/13 Lead
Celia Watson 06/Nov/13 2nd
tdoyle 28/Oct/13 AltLd O/S
Zoomer 28/Oct/13 AltLd O/S

Last 3 pitches.

with A Student
Tarquin 14/Oct/13 AltLd
with Louise
Louvet 14/Oct/13 AltLd
with Tarquin
J25 09/Oct/13 AltLd
Hidden 09/Oct/13 AltLd O/S
BenedictIEP 07/Oct/13 Lead O/S

Made a subtle variation around p2. An ace treverse across broken ground fixed things, breezed our way up from there..

vix 07/Oct/13 AltLd O/S

Lead pitches 1, 2, 3 and 5

with chris
Christian_S85 07/May/13 2nd rpt

Climbed with Geoffrey Burton and Matt England. Hills are our friends...

Hidden 31/Mar/13 Lead O/S
Dave Mountford 23/Mar/13 -
with alex thackaway
betathief 20/Mar/13 AltLd O/S
Mikejamoon 20/Mar/13 AltLd
with Colin Martin
gav 18/Mar/13 AltLd

Quite a bit of loose rock in the second half of the top pitch. Split this and ran in 2 to make 6 pitches in total. Trivial (with "spaced" protection) middle 2 pitches spoil it a bit. I lead pitches 1, 3 and 5

with Dave
dknibb 18/Mar/13 AltLd

Gav turned pitch 5 into two pitches. I led even numbered pitches. Pitch 2 very short but quite interesting. Pitches 4 (traverse) and 6 (scramble to top) didn't have much excitement.

with Gavin
kirky_p 10/Jan/13 Lead
Martin Bennett 11/Dec/12 -
with Ali
Tarquin 28/Nov/12 -
with Louise
Louvet 28/Nov/12 -
with Tarquin
Hidden 10/Nov/12 Lead O/S
ElBarto 05/Nov/12 AltLd O/S

Lead first two pitches, seconded third, seconded part of fourth and lead part (original leader got lost) & lead fifth.

Hidden 22/Oct/12 Lead
Crowley6969 22/Oct/12 AltLd O/S

Mega route

with stu wright
Hidden 25/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Lev 31/Mar/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/12 AltLd O/S
Phil Murray 16/Feb/12 AltLd O/S

This is called "Cilber" and we did it as part of the Toix Costa Blanca Ridge route as in miniguide RockFax. Splendid! Freed the 5+ with rucsac on back.

with Liz
1918hasti 17/Nov/11 AltLd
Hidden 15/Nov/11 Lead O/S
Tom Seccombe 10/Nov/11 AltLd O/S
antonymcphillips ?/Nov/11 Lead
Mike-W-99 31/Oct/11 AltLd O/S

Odd pitches. Finished with a fun scramble along the Toix ridge which conveniently deposits you near the Toix TV area.

with Fiona
Fiona Reid 31/Oct/11 AltLd O/S

Led even pitches and continued on to do a traverse of the Toix Ridge.

with Mike
Liz Wakelin 25/Oct/11 2nd
with Rich Mayfield, Sue Pym
Rowan Mitchell 26/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Simon Cox
absolutebeginner 05/Apr/11 2nd
with Rich#
brianrunner 05/Mar/11 AltLd

Good route and enjoyed the alpine scramble at the top as described in the Costa Blanca Ridges mini guide. Great views from the ridge

with martina
Hidden 09/Feb/11 AltLd O/S
jon clayton 03/Jan/11 Lead
with rob jones
marcb 02/Jan/11 AltLd O/S
Jonathan Emett 24/Dec/10 AltLd O/S
with karen
melville18 26/Sep/10 AltLd O/S
with claire melville
MDowson 13/Apr/10 AltLd O/S
with josh wyatt
samcook 03/Apr/10 2nd O/S

A fun climb. 5+ in the Rockfax guide. Got slighty lost between pitches 3 and 4. I lead the scrambly pitch. Last pitch is the best. Fun abseil back down.

with Chris Wilson, Alex Higgs
Robin Head 24/Mar/10 AltLd O/S

Lead pitches 3,4 and 5 Interesting traverse at the top, we did it alpine style just to be on the safe side.

with Ed Shaw
Hidden 01/Feb/10 AltLd
Hidden 22/Oct/09 AltLd O/S
Hidden 22/Oct/09 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/09 AltLd O/S
TonyP 11/May/08 Lead O/S
with Nic
ian clarke ?/Apr/08 AltLd O/S
with paul
Hidden ?/Apr/08 AltLd
Hidden 13/Feb/08 Lead
Hidden 13/Feb/08 2nd
The Bad Cough 07/Oct/07 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/07 -
Hidden 27/Mar/07 AltLd
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