Rockfax Description
The easiest route up the face gives a popular and unusual excursion.
1) 5b, 25m. As for Mythical Monster to its step right from the open groove. Continue traversing rightwards beneath a bulge to reach a ledge.
2) 5b, 30m. Move right across a slab then climb up to a couple of holes keeping just left of some ledges. Pull out of these and climb the wall above, passing some more holes, to the top. © Rockfax

FA. G.Gibson 23/Apr/1984

Hidden 27/Aug/17 AltLd
Hidden 24/Jun/17 -
Robb Bert 29/Apr/17 AltLd rpt

Did 20 years ago. Great route.

with Steve George
Hidden 22/Apr/17 Lead O/S
WB 16/Apr/17 Lead O/S
with Guy
msoldn ??/2017 AltLd O/S
with James, Jason
Ed Babs 09/Aug/16 AltLd O/S

P1. Cool route. Lots of old threads that have seen better days, but other gear mostly available.

with AlexD
AlexD 09/Aug/16 AltLd O/S

good holes

with Ed
Hidden 05/Aug/16 AltLd
Abi Chard 04/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Ian
alastairbegley 06/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

Great route on an atmospheric face, really enjoyed this. Lead p2

with Richard
Luxulyan 06/Jun/15 AltLd O/S
with Alastair
adam 24 19/Apr/15 AltLd O/S
with Ross
quiffhanger 19/Apr/15 AltLd O/S

Went down to the leap to take advantage of super low tides and try The Ducking Stool. Looked impossible - couldn't even see a line - so wimped out up this in the hope of figuring it out from above (it still didn't make sense). Fun little adventure - mostly VS ledge shuffling with a couple harder sections.

Gary Gibson ??/2015 -
Sarah Black 20/Sep/14 AltLd O/S

Great fun adventure

irish paul 20/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
Rachel Slater 15/Aug/14 AltLd O/S

Lead P2. Really fun climbing.

tim newton 15/Aug/14 AltLd O/S

lead pitch 1

Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing ??/2014 Lead O/S
with Sam Underhill
shoulders 27/Aug/13 AltLd O/S

1st pitch. Well protected, great position. A relaxed ascent for hunts mans!

soph 26/Aug/13 AltLd rpt
with Helena Robinson
steve_yo 24/Aug/13 Lead
Ricky Rocks 24/Aug/13 AltLd O/S
Dizz 10/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with EJ
Stefan_Morris 08/Aug/13 AltLd O/S
eddy-on-the-rocks 27/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with max
Hidden ??/2013 -
jcw ??/2013 -
Ed morris 20/Aug/12 Lead O/S

led both pitches. Had to rush pitch one due to the incoming tide, it comes in FAST.

with Adam Bevan
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 28/Aug/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/11 AltLd O/S
Greg Cunningham ?/Aug/11 AltLd

I lead first pitch - hugely enjoyable

with paul christie
Ceridwen 02/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Andy Mosienko
jacobjlloyd 02/Jul/11 AltLd
dannyboy83 02/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Jake
hamish2016 02/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Wil Treasure
Wil Treasure 02/Jul/11 AltLd

Led first pitch, almost caught by tide!

with hamdunn
Hidden 02/May/11 AltLd
centurion05 01/May/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/10 2nd
metal arms 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Both pitches

Hidden ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Adam Booth 20/Jun/10 2nd O/S

Pulled a big block off near the top and took the ride!

Ed Booth 20/Jun/10 Lead O/S

did as one big pitch

phil64 ??/2010 Lead O/S
Oliver Sherman 22/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with John Eales
Hidden ??/2009 AltLd O/S
Hidden 03/May/08 AltLd O/S
nathanmanc 03/May/08 Lead O/S
with Chris Todd
Hidden ?/May/08 Lead O/S
Alex Mason 05/Apr/08 AltLd O/S

Lead first pitch, would be three star if it had a more distinct line, well protected and lots of moves.

with Keith Phizacklea
sam83 ??/2008 Lead O/S
Steve Crowe 27/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
with KM
jfreeman 26/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
with Ben Freeman
ASchwirtz 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Neil Hills
Hidden ?/Aug/07 -
bfreeman ?/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
with Jon Freeman
Hidden 05/May/07 AltLd O/S
david morse 05/May/07 AltLd O/S

great route! as many threads as mother careys, with plenty of atmosphere!! 3 stars for position

with Al blackshaw
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
keefe 26/Aug/06 -
with Tansy
just one more 17/Jun/06 Lead
with tim b
PaulTanton 30/Apr/06 AltLd O/S
with Dave Taylor
Paz 29/Apr/06 AltLd O/S

lead P1.

with AR2
Kev Little ??/2006 Lead O/S
Si Clapham ??/2006 -
Paul Evans ?/Aug/05 Lead O/S
with Ben Wilkinson
LC ?/Jun/05 AltLd O/S
cem 02/May/04 Lead O/S
with Rod Strachan
lukea 10/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with Al
alex_th ??/2004 Lead O/S
with Tim Riley
Hidden ??/2004 Lead
Hidden 12/Oct/03 AltLd
pete johnson 03/Aug/03 Lead O/S
with Lun
Hidden ??/2003 Lead O/S
keith leonard ??/2003 2nd
robbo157 ??/2003 -
NeilGriffiths 24/Aug/02 -
with Albert
Hidden 01/May/00 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2000 Lead
GuyM ??/1999 -
Martin Bennett 04/Oct/98 -
with MD
Steve Long ??/1996 -
Hidden 24/Sep/95 Lead
Hidden 18/Jun/94 AltLd
AlexRenshaw 06/Jun/92 Lead
Rich Kirby ??/1991 Lead O/S
with Dave Taylor
Steve Lewis 25/Jun/89 AltLd O/S
with Alun Richardson
William Robertson ??/1989 Lead O/S
with Emily, Steve, Shaun etc
Neil McA 31/Mar/86 AltLd O/S
with Andy Perkins
Hidden ?/Jul/84 Lead
14 users have this on their wishlist
High E3
Mid E3
Low E3
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
Votes cast 25
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 25
Votes cast 23
Style of ascent
Alt Leads
Not Set
Not Set