Rockfax Description
Start at the name. Climb rightwards to the pocket line. From the top of this, climb the crux wall to ledges (loose rock) then step left and head up the final wall, which is awkward to start. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Costa Blanca 25 by 2025.

metrorat 12/Jan Lead O/S
with Amy Wight
bryan61 11/Jan Lead RP
with Mr Cess
Hidden 11/Jan Lead O/S
josefft 08/Jan Lead dog
Giles Davis 07/Jan Lead β
with Niall & Charlie
stephenmckenzie 07/Jan Lead O/S
betathief 28/Dec/17 Lead
Hidden 27/Dec/17 Lead dog
Butel 23/Dec/17 Lead O/S
Mark Reeves 23/Dec/17 Lead RP
Hidden 22/Dec/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Dec/17 TR dog
Hidden 17/Dec/17 Lead
Hidden 17/Dec/17 -
Hidden 17/Dec/17 TR dog
Hidden 01/Dec/17 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Dec/17 Lead
dr_botnik 27/Nov/17 Lead rpt
the power 27/Nov/17 Lead
with neil, rob
Ardo 27/Nov/17 Lead O/S

Clips in. Definitive 6a+. Top quality route.

Fiona Reid 22/Nov/17 Lead O/S

Brilliant climbing, sustained and quite tough for 6a+ with either a long reach or some cunning required for the short.

with Mike
Mike-W-99 22/Nov/17 Lead


with Fiona
Chris wilson 15/Nov/17 Lead

Great route with a neat set of moves at the crux

with Michael C
Mark Reeves 07/Nov/17 Lead rpt
quickdrawmcraw 06/Nov/17 Lead
with shoaib
AlexRenshaw 05/Nov/17 Lead
with Tim Raffle
Blanka 16/Oct/17 Lead dog
afterthesend 10/Oct/17 Lead O/S
Xelif ?/Oct/17 Lead O/S
WillCass 19/May/17 Lead O/S
with John, Monika
Hidden 30/Apr/17 Lead O/S
Andrew23 21/Apr/17 Lead O/S
emma1987 20/Apr/17 Lead O/S
davidw 14/Apr/17 -
pauldrew 03/Apr/17 Lead

Not a 3* route, polished and worst we did at Alcalali.

with Sam Jones, Mike Jones
Lakesben 14/Mar/17 Lead O/S
with The Plough
John R Coller 07/Mar/17 Lead β
rosiehawker 04/Mar/17 Lead
with Emily Palmer
philhilo 25/Feb/17 Lead O/S
with bump, Helen E
Hidden 19/Feb/17 Lead O/S
mike reed 17/Feb/17 Lead O/S

Very nice.

with Themi
Hidden 11/Feb/17 Lead β
Dave Warburton 11/Feb/17 Lead O/S
Mark Reeves ?/Feb/17 -
Hidden 28/Jan/17 Lead rpt
GaryM 13/Jan/17 Lead O/S
with Jan, Steve
benjaminwhite001 13/Jan/17 2nd
with jcdavy
Private Flounder 13/Jan/17 TR
with jcdavy
Garnham 13/Jan/17 Lead rpt
with jcdavy
jcdavy 13/Jan/17 Lead
Hidden 13/Jan/17 Lead β
Abi Chard 12/Jan/17 Lead rpt
with Ian
krispy_fish2000 12/Jan/17 Lead dog
Hidden 10/Jan/17 TR
Mark Eddy 10/Jan/17 Lead
with Kate
Midgetgem 05/Jan/17 TR
with Steve
Steve Perry 05/Jan/17 Lead O/S

Quality moves.

Hidden 04/Jan/17 Lead O/S
manbat 04/Jan/17 Lead O/S
with Luke Randall
elcapitainkev 03/Jan/17 -
Hidden 30/Dec/16 TR β
Hidden 30/Dec/16 Lead O/S
petewebb 29/Dec/16 Lead β
Hidden 27/Dec/16 -
Nick Biven 27/Dec/16 TR O/S

An excellent route, well worth doing.

with All family
Tim Rodgers 22/Dec/16 Lead
with Leiko
L.miura 22/Dec/16 Lead β
with Tim Rodgers
Pete Wimbush 21/Dec/16 Lead
with Gavin Singleton
Hidden 20/Dec/16 -
Mark Eddy 02/Dec/16 Lead
with Ann Leese, Kate
Hidden 02/Dec/16 2nd
George_Surf 01/Dec/16 Lead O/S

Sustained on big holds

Bones [:B 27/Nov/16 2nd β
guy127917 27/Nov/16 Lead O/S
with Jen
rachelpearce01 26/Nov/16 Lead O/S
planetmarshall 12/Nov/16 Lead RP

2nd attempt.

with Tiffany
BTphonehome 07/Nov/16 2nd
with Tony, Steph
Hidden 07/Nov/16 TR dog
richm74 24/Oct/16 TR β
with Trevor Massiah
Chris Wright 24/Oct/16 Lead rpt
Benjaminblanc 27/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Seema
Hidden 19/Apr/16 TR dog
mark4344 17/Apr/16 Lead

Fantastic route, crux at top of pockets.

with derek
IceBun 07/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Wilson
Graham Booth 04/Apr/16 Lead
wrapped in bacon 02/Apr/16 Lead O/S

Tremendous route - from ground to anchor

Hidden 02/Apr/16 TR dog
Chris Wright 31/Mar/16 Lead rpt
Hidden 28/Mar/16 Lead O/S
ASchwirtz 28/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with Ian Wyatt, Brian Rogers
readymaker 22/Mar/16 Lead O/S

excellent climb, one of the best routes in this grade.

GOS 19/Mar/16 Lead O/S


Hidden 19/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Scott Quinn 12/Mar/16 Lead rpt
oddis 10/Mar/16 Lead O/S
gav 09/Mar/16 Lead β

A little apprehensive after Dave fell off, but went fine.

with Dave
dknibb 09/Mar/16 Lead dog

Took a small fall onto the gear around the middle. Led through no problem after that. Missed the left hand hold first go :-(

with Gavin
Hidden 29/Feb/16 Lead rpt
brianrunner 29/Feb/16 Lead

Lovely sustained route deserving its 3 stars. Found the moves above the pockets to be the crux

with steve wells
marky 28/Feb/16 Lead O/S
with Sharon
cem 27/Feb/16 Lead O/S


Hidden 27/Feb/16 Lead β
martrin 26/Feb/16 Lead
with Ross Jervis
Hidden 24/Feb/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Feb/16 Lead rpt
Andrew Sandercock 20/Feb/16 Lead O/S

Long, reasonably sustained and very reachy!

Hidden 16/Feb/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Feb/16 Lead O/S
garyryan86 11/Feb/16 Lead O/S
andybirtwistle 06/Feb/16 Lead
with Sue Birtwistle
Gabe Oliver 05/Feb/16 Lead
cpforbes 05/Feb/16 Lead dog
jaylocke 30/Jan/16 Lead O/S

Everythings where needs to be glad to get the on sight

Macca_7 28/Jan/16 Lead O/S

Fantastic route with some great moves and holds. Really enjoyable!

with Sergi Pastor Serra
ArrMcC 22/Jan/16 Lead O/S

Impressed my 5ft girlfriend managed this! Reachy but nice.

with Chloe Davidson
Hardcore Pat 22/Jan/16 Lead O/S
with Dr Julie
Chloe 22/Jan/16 Lead β

Really happy to have got the reachy move :)

with Arran
Abi Chard 18/Jan/16 Lead rpt
Hidden 18/Jan/16 Lead O/S
Mozer 18/Jan/16 Lead O/S
with Trev, John Bullock
Rob Kelly 16/Jan/16 Lead O/S

To prove I could still climb 6a! Great route. Pretty much vertical the whole way so quite sustained and covers ground never normally seen for the grade.

with Tom Fleming
bobstones 04/Jan/16 Lead dnf

Faffed around on this so bailed. Great climbing though, must go back to finish.

Hidden 03/Jan/16 Lead
Hidden 01/Jan/16 Lead O/S
judith neaves 28/Dec/15 2nd
Shaw Brown 28/Dec/15 Lead
Hidden 27/Dec/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Dec/15 Lead O/S
JoelO 17/Dec/15 Lead O/S
with Anne
Palmer 17/Dec/15 Lead
sopaz 17/Dec/15 Lead
with Palmer
birks3746 17/Dec/15 Lead O/S

Magnificent route

admackie 17/Dec/15 Lead
the power 17/Dec/15 Lead
Hidden 15/Dec/15 Lead O/S
Steven Carter 15/Dec/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 13/Dec/15 Lead O/S
Dizz 08/Dec/15 Lead O/S
with EJ
Alison Cairns 03/Dec/15 Lead rpt
with Andy
Tristan.Stricker 26/Nov/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Nov/15 Lead O/S
LJC 05/Nov/15 Lead O/S
with George
bencole 04/Nov/15 Lead rpt
with Dad
gaz3212 04/Nov/15 Lead RP
bencole 01/Nov/15 Lead O/S

Nice route but some of the upper pockets wet and muddy today after the rain.

with Dad
Barn-E 18/Oct/15 Lead
AdamPalmer 18/Oct/15 Lead RP
akhughes 18/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/15 Lead β
Paul Hy 16/Oct/15 Lead O/S

great route

Garnham 16/Oct/15 Lead
Hidden 08/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Scott Quinn 24/Mar/15 Lead rpt
Tom.Priestley 22/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Lucylou19 15/Mar/15 Lead dog
Hidden 15/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Kevin Cass 15/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Mar/15 Lead
freemanTom 15/Mar/15 Lead O/S

Just great

with Tristian
Dibdawg 27/Feb/15 Lead O/S
richiebongo 24/Feb/15 Lead O/S
with Nick Smith
martrin 23/Feb/15 Lead
Pete Wimbush 15/Feb/15 Lead O/S
with John Skelton
Hidden 10/Feb/15 Lead O/S
Steven Carter 09/Feb/15 Lead rpt
UnkArl 05/Feb/15 TR β
with Uncle Bill, Dad
Abi Chard 01/Feb/15 Lead O/S
with Ian
Hidden ?/Feb/15 -
Andy Chambers 27/Jan/15 Lead O/S
with Sam Watt
Frances Bensley 26/Jan/15 Lead O/S
will_benfold 12/Jan/15 Lead O/S
with Caroline Culwick
Hidden 12/Jan/15 Lead O/S
elbeanio 10/Jan/15 Lead O/S
mynyddresident ?/Jan/15 Lead
John Nuttall ?/Jan/15 Lead
with Sharon
dee_mee_tree 30/Dec/14 Lead dog
Hidden 26/Dec/14 -
Peter Metcalfe 25/Dec/14 Lead
james1978 20/Dec/14 Lead O/S
spenser 18/Dec/14 Lead dnf

Couldn't get the moves on this wired and the jug on top of the tufa had an enormous puddle of water and dead plants in, pretty grim really...

with Alun Freem
Hidden 16/Dec/14 TR
Maddie 15/Dec/14 Lead O/S

Just did the (very reachy) crux move before it absolutely pissed it down. Got totally soaked but got up it somehow or other

Steven Carter 14/Dec/14 Lead O/S
admackie 13/Dec/14 Lead
with rob
the power 13/Dec/14 Lead rpt
with Andy
Andy Peak 1 13/Dec/14 2nd 11/Dec/14 2nd
with Graham
redshapedfriday 11/Dec/14 Lead O/S
with Debs Climber
breed 08/Dec/14 Lead O/S
charlesmfrench 06/Dec/14 Lead β

Felt tired at the end of the day but still managed this with John pointing out a pocket from below.

with Anette
pete johnson ?/Dec/14 Lead rpt
Chris wilson 26/Nov/14 Lead
with Rod
argybargy 23/Nov/14 TR dog
Jonathan Emett 09/Nov/14 Lead rpt
Jonny Nick 26/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Oct/14 Lead dnf
Hidden 25/Oct/14 2nd
Hidden 03/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/May/14 Lead RP
Chris Wright 20/Apr/14 Lead rpt
s.scott 17/Apr/14 TR
with Joe
Hidden 17/Apr/14 Lead O/S
andyblain 15/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Great pockety climbing, am 5'9"but did not find it reachy (sort your feet out) not 6b

Hidden 13/Apr/14 Lead
Hidden 04/Apr/14 -
helenstuart 02/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Mike
Hidden 01/Apr/14 Lead O/S
mikealexpayne 24/Mar/14 Lead
Phil1587 07/Mar/14 Lead
CarolinePawley 07/Mar/14 Lead dog
jackappleby 07/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Rowan
mjeffery 05/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/14 Lead O/S
markalmack 18/Feb/14 Lead O/S
with helen boothman, tozzle, andy lole, chris todd, Dave morse
david morse 18/Feb/14 Lead β
with February Team
Hidden 18/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Feb/14 2nd
NielsC 08/Feb/14 Lead O/S
rwestcott 08/Feb/14 Lead β
jolucas 01/Feb/14 Lead
pete johnson ?/Feb/14 Lead
with Lun
Justin T 24/Jan/14 Lead β
with Nancy
Hidden 04/Jan/14 Lead O/S
DavidR 04/Jan/14 Lead O/S

Apparently I did this years ago, but I have no memory of it, so I'm claiming the onsight!

Hidden 03/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jan/14 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Jan/14 -
Andy Peak 1 ??/2014 Lead O/S
j miller ??/2014 Lead
Mike_Hayes 31/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Jim Slater 26/Dec/13 Lead O/S
john_ni 26/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Pete Wimbush 26/Dec/13 Lead
with John Bayliss, Jim Slater
Hidden 20/Dec/13 2nd O/S
John Pickles 20/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Dec/13 Lead rpt
Steven Carter 16/Dec/13 Lead O/S
with Brian Miles
Dervey 09/Dec/13 Lead β
Jack Loftus 09/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Dec/13 2nd
the power 04/Dec/13 Lead dog

wrong move on crux straight forward when its pointed out hahahahahahahahahahahaha spaz

Hidden ?/Dec/13 Lead
hellboundblr 14/Oct/13 Lead
with Ian Wilkinson
CarolineH 30/Sep/13 Lead dog

Rested on one bolt- mostly a psychological rest! Great route.

with Dave
DanTT 27/Sep/13 Lead dog

1x aid

with Ben Rollinson, Mel Silcock (nee Madgin), Col Silcock, Sarah Tattersall, Alan Campbell
Kelly D 25/Sep/13 Lead O/S

Founds this tougher than the grade suggests, but likely because of there being too many holds. Didn't actually enjoy it that much tbh!

with Kiri
natalietanzer ?/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with marcus
Adamski1986 27/Mar/13 Lead
with JonnoP
EllieWoods 21/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Lucy
Stone Muppet 09/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with md
tobydunford 14/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Harry Martin
Jonathan Emett 14/Feb/13 Lead rpt
with kristina
derekb 07/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Ben OH
Scott Quinn 07/Feb/13 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 21/Jan/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Jan/13 Lead O/S
TomGudgeon 08/Jan/13 Lead β
Jonathan Emett 05/Jan/13 Lead rpt
with siwan
RFWilkie 03/Jan/13 Lead O/S
JonnoP 02/Jan/13 Lead O/S
with John
Hidden 01/Jan/13 Lead
ashtond6 ?/Jan/13 Lead

6b, otherwise 6a+ and extremely cruxy!!!

steveprice.exmouth ??/2013 Lead
with Josie Field
joerg beigang ??/2013 Lead O/S
andybroadway 31/Dec/12 Lead O/S
with Heike Puchan, Brian Whitworth
eel 30/Dec/12 Lead O/S
Stuart S 06/Dec/12 Lead O/S

Very, very good

with Fraser, Jules Pearson, Kim Hawker
julesp 02/Dec/12 Lead O/S
with fraser, stuart and kim
Fraser 02/Dec/12 Lead β
with Stuart, Kim, Jules
Dave Sr 17/Nov/12 Lead rpt


with Berta
martin one 08/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with joel
Hidden 05/Nov/12 Lead O/S
Kevin Cass 27/Oct/12 Lead O/S
scoth 22/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Fine, Fine climbing from start to finish

with marc white
craig naylor 22/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 22/Oct/12 Lead rpt
with orange craig
Darron ?/Oct/12 -
Jonathan Emett 29/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with katha
Dave Toseland 19/Apr/12 TR
with Dan, Fred
Hidden 19/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/12 Lead O/S
lithos 16/Apr/12 Lead

tough move at top of holes, reachy for me

Steve Hillier 16/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with alan cooney
Jonathan Emett 15/Apr/12 Lead rpt
with alain
chri55ie 13/Apr/12 TR
with Alan Gill
owain86 10/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Chris
chriscarroll 10/Apr/12 Lead β
with Owain
Chris Wright 07/Apr/12 Lead
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
alan1234 ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Seymore Butt ?/Mar/12 -
Hidden 28/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 25/Feb/12 Lead rpt
with niall
Phil Murray 15/Feb/12 Lead O/S

Quality moves. wrong handed twice so mearly missed the onsite! Hard to exit hole at crux.

with Liz
Steve Waters, Mynydd 14/Feb/12 Lead

Reachy, exciting and quite strenuous lower crux moving up and left from the top of vertical holey crack. Jug-fest up final steep section. Superb.

mtempest 14/Feb/12 Lead
with Steve Waters, Mynydd
Hidden 13/Feb/12 Lead O/S
NaomiHart 12/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 12/Feb/12 Lead rpt
with duncan
Dave Musgrove 10/Feb/12 Lead O/S

Excellent but good value.

with Dave Rogers
PeteH 09/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with John Trythall
Duncan Disorderly ?/Feb/12 Lead O/S

One of the best routes of it's grade I've done in the Costa Blanca..

Jonathan Emett 25/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with niall
Jonathan Emett 21/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with bad-back nick
ASchwirtz 01/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Dec/11 Lead
Hidden 12/Nov/11 TR
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 08/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Paul Goodship, Sami Mandeel, Sam Tucker
Sami Mandeel 08/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Sam Tucker, Sam Ferguson, Paul
samtucker 08/Nov/11 Lead β
with Paul Goodship, Sami Mandeel, Sam Ferguson
Dave Sr 23/Apr/11 Lead β

Absolutely hard for the grade, but amazing route!

with Javichu
rubben 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Brilliant and varied climb

with Marcus O'Leary
Graham Westbrook ?/Mar/11 Lead β
richardashe ?/Mar/11 Lead β
with Mark Jackson
GPN 28/Feb/11 Lead O/S
with Annette
martrin 26/Feb/11 Lead
with Ross Jervis
net 26/Feb/11 2nd

Very tight rope on the very reachy crux!

with George
jas128 21/Feb/11 TR dog
Hidden 21/Feb/11 Lead dog
Hidden 21/Feb/11 Lead RP
Bullybones 16/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Adam_42 01/Jan/11 Lead O/S

Nice route. Not quite worthy of the three stars given how awkward a few of the moves felt.

chiverstom 01/Jan/11 Lead O/S
with Alice
JBO ?/Jan/11 Lead O/S
natalietanzer ?/Jan/11 Lead O/S
with marcus
Jonathan Emett 25/Dec/10 Lead O/S
with karen
Hidden 24/Dec/10 Lead
embob 24/Dec/10 Lead dog

Fluffed the crux by going the wrong way (recurring theme). Excellent fun.

with Alex
keefe 17/Dec/10 -
Glenn Sutcliffe 17/Dec/10 -
with keefe
timreynolds 24/Nov/10 Lead
sdht ?/Nov/10 Lead O/S
Quarryboy 26/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Good route I think maybe a little overhyped I thought that the 6b to the left was better.

with UCR youth squad
Matt Rowat 22/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Charlie
Huntlyfiddler 05/Mar/10 2nd
bpmclimb 05/Mar/10 Lead rpt
with Clare
crimp2climb 04/Mar/10 2nd O/S
Ahab ?/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Feb/10 Lead
Hidden 02/Feb/10 Lead dog
Hidden 02/Feb/10 Lead RP
Hidden 28/Jan/10 Lead O/S
belay bunny turned bad 28/Dec/09 Lead O/S
with loundsy
Hidden 28/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Dec/09 Lead
Hidden 04/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Jack R-N 03/Nov/09 Lead O/S
MoWalker3 18/Oct/09 -
with Gary, Shaky
bbrowne 25/Jun/09 Lead RP
with Kelly Atkin
chri55ie 21/Apr/09 TR
with Chris Skitteral
Huntlyfiddler 22/Feb/09 2nd O/S
bpmclimb 22/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Clare
pete johnson ?/Feb/09 Lead
with Paul Donnithorne
Marti999 08/Jan/09 Lead O/S
chris sm 03/Jan/09 Lead rpt
with Pippa Froggatt
Hidden 01/Jan/09 Lead rpt
SMc ??/2009 -
al99 27/Dec/08 Lead O/S
martinazando 27/Dec/08 2nd
MelH 26/Dec/08 Lead O/S
spacey 07/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with jo macey
martrin 14/Feb/08 Lead
with Adam Young
Hidden 14/Feb/08 Lead O/S
DavidR 01/Jan/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Jan/08 Lead O/S
pete johnson ?/Jan/08 Lead O/S
with Lun
Al Evans ??/2008 -
RD ??/2008 -
Sankey 22/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Luke and Tom
Hidden 16/Dec/07 Lead O/S
thebigfriendlymoose ?/Dec/07 Lead O/S
with Stephen
Rachel S 19/Nov/07 Lead O/S
with Phil
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 24/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with Rachel Hassall
simonfife 13/Feb/07 TR
with chris newton- goverd
Hidden 11/Feb/07 Lead
keefe 01/Jan/07 Lead O/S
with Tansy
Hidden 31/Dec/06 Lead dog
chris sm 15/Mar/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Feb/06 TR O/S
Mark Davies PK ?/Jan/06 Lead O/S

A Very good route on a good crag. Says its 6B in recent update - dont know about this though (but hope so!)

with Laura
Hidden 18/Dec/05 Lead O/S
duffer 10/Dec/05 Lead O/S
Andy Nicholson ?/Feb/01 Lead O/S
with JR
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