18m.

Rockfax Description
The big chimney is well named. Straightforward, if you like the style, apart from clipping the belay and stripping the gear. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Easy bridging up the leaning groove, with as many hands-off rests as you want. Awkward to strip.

FA. Thomas & Sandra Jekel Jul/2004

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tjekel 4 May, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: the righthand arete is now bolted at 6b/c. topo at glaros bar.
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βeta: the righthand arete is now bolted at 6b/c. topo at glaros bar.
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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
marky 16 Oct Lead
Hidden 16 Oct 2nd
AlonsoDundee 6 Oct Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Oct Lead O/S
AndyO 30 Sep -
recarroll 25 Jun 2nd O/S followed to get Nick's draws
followed to get Nick's draws
matildascott111 17 May 2nd β
Hidden 16 May 2nd
andysroom 16 May Lead O/S
Hidden 11 May Lead O/S
Russell Gleeson 29 Apr Lead dnf
thelightside 29 Apr Lead
stephenhoper 29 Apr Lead
with Andy Gilmartin, Russell Gleeson
with Andy Gilmartin, Russell Gleeson
EmilyElouise 21 Apr Lead O/S
vickydavies 21 Apr Lead O/S
jodikate 20 Apr Lead O/S
zoe.louise94 20 Apr Lead
Dawn_K_B 17 Apr Lead rpt
Lizlet13 1 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
with PaulG90
with PaulG90
Hidden 26 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
MaureenB 16 Oct, 2018 Lead
Hidden 9 Oct, 2018 2nd β
garygecko 7 Oct, 2018 Lead
with Pete , Mo
with Pete , Mo
Hidden 6 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
dranoel 4 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
with Ashlee Dunston
with Ashlee Dunston
charliemack142 25 Aug, 2018 TR dnf
with jayyaj
with jayyaj
jayyaj 25 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S Amazing route. Best route of the week. To steal everyone else's term, it's a really 3D climb. Great fun bridging all the way up with the hardest bit trying to get to the lower off. And get the hear back.
Amazing route. Best route of the week. To steal everyone else's term, it's a really 3D climb. Great fun bridging all the way up with the hardest bit trying to get to the lower off. And get the hear back.
Hidden 14 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Chris wilson 10 May, 2018 Lead
with Mark C, joanie
with Mark C, joanie
Dugster 7 May, 2018 Lead rpt
stephenhoper 7 May, 2018 Lead
with Dugster
with Dugster
tiga271 23 Apr, 2018 Lead
with Dave
with Dave
Andy Chubb 16 Apr, 2018 Lead
with Nick Gregory, Guy Hustinx
with Nick Gregory, Guy Hustinx
max_chan 27 Mar, 2018 Lead O/S
Fred-altivouac ??, 2018 -
sdht ??, 2018 Lead O/S
Alastair R 19 Oct, 2017 Lead
with Clare
with Clare
froglette 15 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
with Doug Dalgliesh
with Doug Dalgliesh
Dugster 15 Oct, 2017 Lead
Lady Vee 15 Oct, 2017 Lead Fantastic route. Recommend for anyone regardless of climbing grade. Care needed to strip.
Fantastic route. Recommend for anyone regardless of climbing grade. Care needed to strip.
RachelHC 15 Oct, 2017 Lead A really fun climb - enjoyed this one!
A really fun climb - enjoyed this one!
davidswannn 14 Oct, 2017 Lead
with Bryan Rynne
with Bryan Rynne
bryan p 14 Oct, 2017 -
with Davy Swan
with Davy Swan
dean_c88 9 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
achinasoul 9 Oct, 2017 Lead RP
Hidden 3 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Oct, 2017 Lead
Talentless1986 2 Oct, 2017 Lead
with lucy
with lucy
Hidden 27 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
chris ginge 23 Sep, 2017 Lead
charliepickering 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
charliepickering 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
charliepickering 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
charliepickering 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
dainora 6 Sep, 2017 TR dnf
Kirree 6 Sep, 2017 TR dnf
with Lee
with Lee
charliepickering 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
charliepickering 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
DannyH001 5 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Jul, 2017 Lead rpt
Hidden 18 May, 2017 Lead O/S
luke384 10 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with Rosie
with Rosie
sensibleken 9 May, 2017 Lead O/S Brilliant route, like climbing in someones nose. Well a clean nose, with less hair and more goat poop
with Clodagh, Noelle
Brilliant route, like climbing in someones nose. Well a clean nose, with less hair and more goat poop
with Clodagh, Noelle
cassianoleal 8 May, 2017 - Weird but short and a lot of fun!
with Anne
Weird but short and a lot of fun!
with Anne
cassianoleal 8 May, 2017 - Weird but short and a lot of fun!
with Anne
Weird but short and a lot of fun!
with Anne
brianrunner 6 May, 2017 AltLd Great!
with steve wells, martina
Great!
with steve wells, martina
Hidden 3 May, 2017 Lead
stonemikey 3 May, 2017 Lead
with How easy, Mark Ward
with How easy, Mark Ward
hthom 29 Apr, 2017 Lead β
with Chris Mooney
with Chris Mooney
Hayley Wolcott ?Apr, 2017 Lead
Hidden 4 Nov, 2016 Lead O/S
Chris wilson 16 Oct, 2016 Lead
with Mark C, joanie
with Mark C, joanie
dobby 200 9 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
with Owen
with Owen
TomGB 8 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S Cracking route, great fun
Cracking route, great fun
sarahlaight 8 Oct, 2016 2nd O/S
with TomGB
with TomGB
Tim Francis 6 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
johnm ?Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
with Pipm
with Pipm
Hidden ?Oct, 2016 Lead
Paul Sagar 19 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S Meh.
Meh.
Hidden 9 Sep, 2016 TR O/S
Hidden 20 Jul, 2016 Lead β
Chris wilson 20 May, 2016 Lead Another favourite, with a fun no hands rest before venturing out of the cave to the lower off
with joanie
Another favourite, with a fun no hands rest before venturing out of the cave to the lower off
with joanie
Hidden 15 May, 2016 Lead rpt
gjd 6 May, 2016 Lead O/S
with Whitey
with Whitey
DeaksClimbingLog 2 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Dave Reeve 18 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
with Sam Martin
with Sam Martin
Tegan 10 Apr, 2016 Lead
Alastair R 7 Apr, 2016 2nd β
with Iain
with Iain
Dorte Bjerre Steensgaard 26 Mar, 2016 TR dnf Good fun and very 3-dimensional.
Good fun and very 3-dimensional.
Dawn_K_B 22 Mar, 2016 Lead rpt Still one of my favourites!
Still one of my favourites!
williap 25 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
Prof. Outdoors 17 Oct, 2015 Lead
with Jane
with Jane
Bryan M 7 Oct, 2015 -
Hidden 5 Oct, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden ?Oct, 2015 Lead
abbeywall 29 Sep, 2015 Lead Great fun
with FM
Great fun
with FM
RWilberforce 27 Sep, 2015 2nd
Hidden 27 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
mdolan 22 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
J1_TOV 21 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
Elia 5 Sep, 2015 Lead
Kieran Duncan 3 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S Gloriously fun and easy climb, one of my favourites!
with Jamie K
Gloriously fun and easy climb, one of my favourites!
with Jamie K
Hidden 20 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Dave Rumney 9 May, 2015 TR In crocs
In crocs
Hidden 28 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
birthers 26 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
caroline256 26 Apr, 2015 Lead β
Robnort 25 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
with pcloust
with pcloust
brianrunner 20 Apr, 2015 AltLd Brilliant fun. Do it!
with martina
Brilliant fun. Do it!
with martina
Vincej 16 Apr, 2015 Lead
Hidden 16 Apr, 2015 Lead
Hidden 15 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
jing 9 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S Indeed something very different. Worthwhile route.
with vyl20
Indeed something very different. Worthwhile route.
with vyl20
mhawk 17 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
Gemma_Penny ?Oct, 2014 Lead
Hidden 21 Sep, 2014 -
Hidden 25 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 May, 2014 Lead rpt
Hidden 15 May, 2014 2nd
Andy Clarke 15 May, 2014 Lead O/S Great fun. Can't help but grin as you work your way up at the top.
Great fun. Can't help but grin as you work your way up at the top.
slartybartfast 4 May, 2014 Lead dnf Got half way.
Got half way.
Hidden 4 May, 2014 Lead
Hidden 30 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
JHiley 21 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S Probably found it as hard as avri. Best 5+ i've done.
with sdixon
Probably found it as hard as avri. Best 5+ i've done.
with sdixon
sdixon 21 Apr, 2014 Lead
with JHiley
with JHiley
dickypips 16 Apr, 2014 Lead β
Dawn_K_B 12 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S So bizarre but so good!
So bizarre but so good!
dbrooks 9 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Gareth, Arron
with Gareth, Arron
Jonathan Emett 7 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
with Serena Lambre, Paul
with Serena Lambre, Paul
Serena Lambre 7 Apr, 2014 TR O/S Really interesting 3D climb inside a funnel, then out at the top. Bolts are all in the right place and lots of rests, but aptly named. Lots of bridging needed.(Watch your head!)
Really interesting 3D climb inside a funnel, then out at the top. Bolts are all in the right place and lots of rests, but aptly named. Lots of bridging needed.(Watch your head!)
Serena Lambre 7 Apr, 2014 Lead rpt Really interesting 3D climb inside a funnel, then out at the top. Bolts are all in the right place and lots of rests, but aptly named. Lots of bridging needed.(Watch your head!)
Really interesting 3D climb inside a funnel, then out at the top. Bolts are all in the right place and lots of rests, but aptly named. Lots of bridging needed.(Watch your head!)
alexrowe 6 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
rachelpearce01 ?Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
grahamrussell 26 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Will Mortimer 5 Mar, 2014 Lead
with Amie Townshend
with Amie Townshend
Hidden 28 Nov, 2013 Lead
dpiddock 18 Oct, 2013 Lead rpt
with Stephen G
with Stephen G
matiamallia 18 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S Best 5c ever,smt completely different Indeed!
Best 5c ever,smt completely different Indeed!
Hidden 11 Oct, 2013 Lead
Hidden 22 Sep, 2013 Lead
Hidden 17 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
D J Williams 11 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
SamStokes 14 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
with emilyj
with emilyj
Emilysaladfingers ?May, 2013 Lead O/S
John Nuttall 23 Apr, 2013 -
with Dave
with Dave
markfromstoke 16 Apr, 2013 -
Hidden 16 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
Norman_P_W 16 Apr, 2013 Lead
Shaw Brown 10 Apr, 2013 -
judith neaves 10 Apr, 2013 Lead
rbcr106 10 Apr, 2013 2nd dog
Mat Welsh ?Apr, 2013 Lead O/S Actually quite good!
Actually quite good!
Constant Solo ?Nov, 2012 -
Keith Lambley 31 Oct, 2012 Lead rpt
with Tricia G
with Tricia G
cpoad 26 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
dpiddock 26 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S Good fun. Last route of the trip
with cpoad
Good fun. Last route of the trip
with cpoad
JCookie 26 Oct, 2012 2nd
Hidden 26 Oct, 2012 -
paulerussell 26 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
with jamesca
with jamesca
Hidden 25 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
Keith Lambley 22 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
with Kate R
with Kate R
andybirtwistle 19 Oct, 2012 -
with Sue Birtwistle
with Sue Birtwistle
steve.warrington 10 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
with Jacky Tyrie
with Jacky Tyrie
Hidden 10 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Sep, 2012 -
Hidden 18 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 18 May, 2012 2nd rpt
Hidden 3 May, 2012 Lead O/S
marcb 3 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Desi Gillespie 2 May, 2012 2nd dog
Hidden ??, 2012 -
Hidden 29 Oct, 2011 Lead
embob 17 Oct, 2011 Lead
with alik b
with alik b
Hidden 17 Oct, 2011 Lead
najki_2000 13 Oct, 2011 Lead β brilliant , probably best under 6a climb and so much different to all those slabs you normally get at this grade; awkward to strip!
with Chris Rose
brilliant , probably best under 6a climb and so much different to all those slabs you normally get at this grade; awkward to strip!
with Chris Rose
Stuart Wildman 12 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
steven 12 Oct, 2011 2nd
bigglesbutcha 12 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S Good wet weather route, bone dry in the wet, apart from the top chain.
with steven
Good wet weather route, bone dry in the wet, apart from the top chain.
with steven
Jim Slater 10 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Becky E 10 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
with Marilyn
with Marilyn
Andy Chubb 7 Oct, 2011 Lead
with Jim Mulvaney, Steve Goodman, Guy Hustinx
with Jim Mulvaney, Steve Goodman, Guy Hustinx
MikeC59 2 Oct, 2011 -
Steve Lenartowicz 18 Jun, 2011 -
Hidden 7 May, 2011 Lead O/S
mauritanianpixie 7 May, 2011 2nd
trevor macalonan 29 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
claudman 21 Apr, 2011 -
Xanders ?Apr, 2011 Solo O/S
tjekel ??, 2011 -
Hidden 25 Dec, 2010 Lead
Simon Caldwell 17 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S Great fun! 5c+ in the book, further evidence that these continental bolt clipping types can't cope with chimneys. Carmen made it tricky by bridging all the way, I back-and-footed at about Severe. Then down-climbed most of it in order to get the quickdraws out!
with Lemming
Great fun! 5c+ in the book, further evidence that these continental bolt clipping types can't cope with chimneys. Carmen made it tricky by bridging all the way, I back-and-footed at about Severe. Then down-climbed most of it in order to get the quickdraws out!
with Lemming
cayteye 22 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
cayteye 22 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S kd/ph - excellent 3d climbing!
with Paul Highams
kd/ph - excellent 3d climbing!
with Paul Highams
tradguy 22 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
with cayteye
with cayteye
Hidden 10 Oct, 2010 -
R8JimBob88 9 Oct, 2010 TR rpt To recover draws after lead
To recover draws after lead
R8JimBob88 9 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S Very 3D climbing. Loved it
Very 3D climbing. Loved it
Hidden 10 Oct, 2009 Lead
a_d_tru 20 May, 2009 Lead
with Carol
with Carol
Dale ?May, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
IggyLiz 19 Oct, 2008 2nd dnf
Chris the Tall 19 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S Great fun
with Liz and India
Great fun
with Liz and India
Hidden 11 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
Linda Newton ?Oct, 2008 - Absolutely brill made me feel like I could actually climb good confidence builder
with Gerald Bonington
Absolutely brill made me feel like I could actually climb good confidence builder
with Gerald Bonington
Dux 29 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
with Premal
with Premal
climbingrev 15 Oct, 2007 Lead β Just as good second time round. Happier with finish this time.
Just as good second time round. Happier with finish this time.
zach.stone 20 May, 2007 Lead β
with Blake Garrison
with Blake Garrison
tjekel ??, 2007 -
climbingrev 13 Oct, 2006 Lead O/S Absolutely Brilliant. Must be the best 5+ on the island. Really is completely different. Tufas, bridging, overhangs, the lot. WOW! 4*s at least
Absolutely Brilliant. Must be the best 5+ on the island. Really is completely different. Tufas, bridging, overhangs, the lot. WOW! 4*s at least
Hidden 8 Oct, 2006 Lead
tjekel ??, 2004 - FA
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