21m.

Rockfax Description
The route up the left-hand side of the open corner tends to be too dirty to be much fun. High in the grade. © Rockfax

FA. S.Blackman 1982

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Michael Hood 21 Feb, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Muddy, slippery, scary. Why did I do this route? Oh yes, used it as an "escape" after failing on a harder route. A definite mistake, going up the descent chimney would have been far, far preferable.
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βeta: Muddy, slippery, scary. Why did I do this route? Oh yes, used it as an "escape" after failing on a harder route. A definite mistake, going up the descent chimney would have been far, far preferable.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
JorgeR 8 Sep 2nd RP With Chris
With Chris
strudles 8 Sep Lead O/S
manwithacam 8 Sep 2nd escape route after leaving most of gear in Get Some In. Easier than Get Some In.
escape route after leaving most of gear in Get Some In. Easier than Get Some In.
Lenny 23 Jul Lead
duncan 15 Jun 2nd O/S No redeeming features
with Robbie Cavanagh
No redeeming features
with Robbie Cavanagh
Hidden 27 May Lead
cavemancolumbus 23 Apr Lead
with Oli
with Oli
pete1993 22 Apr Lead O/S oh dear oh dear, found this much harder than I was expecting, bit more polished and dirty than i thought it would be (should have known better) would not recommend.
with Fiona
oh dear oh dear, found this much harder than I was expecting, bit more polished and dirty than i thought it would be (should have known better) would not recommend.
with Fiona
BC 2 Jan Lead O/S Just lead it cause of the name. Should be changed to Gandhi's crack
Just lead it cause of the name. Should be changed to Gandhi's crack
Hidden 24 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
HannahGo 5 Aug, 2018 Lead dog
with Pati
with Pati
gallafent ?Jul, 2018 -
Dizz 30 Apr, 2018 TR O/S Retreiving our gear which fell off the ab rope hauling out. Thought this was the severe.
with Kevin RM
Retreiving our gear which fell off the ab rope hauling out. Thought this was the severe.
with Kevin RM
rockafunked 15 Apr, 2018 2nd Polished and dusty; not enjoyable. Max led this, but had to rest on his cams.
Polished and dusty; not enjoyable. Max led this, but had to rest on his cams.
Dannyme8131 16 Mar, 2018 -
Hidden ??, 2018 -
Will Webb 31 Aug, 2017 Lead
emily.fw 31 Aug, 2017 2nd
edwards_nicholas 28 Aug, 2017 Lead dog Very dirty/dusty as its on the ab-line. Quite powerful moves and polished.
Very dirty/dusty as its on the ab-line. Quite powerful moves and polished.
john max 28 Aug, 2017 2nd
aiyer 27 Aug, 2017 2nd Oh polish...
with JakeB.
Oh polish...
with JakeB.
TGHB 27 Aug, 2017 Lead dog Dusty, polished, greasy and on quite a warm day.
Dusty, polished, greasy and on quite a warm day.
Wendy Watthews 27 Aug, 2017 2nd O/S Toms first trad lead fall
with TGHB
Toms first trad lead fall
with TGHB
Hidden 27 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
neilmclean 10 Aug, 2017 Lead
with Al Randall
with Al Randall
Dan Vaj 16 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
with khalidq
with khalidq
khalidq 16 Jun, 2017 2nd O/S
with Dan Vaj
with Dan Vaj
James-m-h 26 Mar, 2017 Lead Lead at the end of the day very sandy rather fun high vs
with joedean
Lead at the end of the day very sandy rather fun high vs
with joedean
joedean 26 Mar, 2017 2nd
simibrown 10 Sep, 2016 AltLd
with andre
with andre
Hidden 30 Aug, 2016 2nd rpt
cem 30 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with Ian Dillon
with Ian Dillon
andyclimber 28 Aug, 2016 Lead dog Oh dear this didn't go well at all. Poor climbing technique led to much sitting on gear. Will be back another time for a clean ascent.
Oh dear this didn't go well at all. Poor climbing technique led to much sitting on gear. Will be back another time for a clean ascent.
Richard Kendrick 27 May, 2016 2nd
jon_gill1 27 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Carl 6 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S First VS lead, quite enjoyed it actually! Had to faff around with quite a lot of the gear so it got pretty pumpy hallway up. Bit dirty towards the top, but nothing terrible (except for one muddy jug!).
with Dan Mills
First VS lead, quite enjoyed it actually! Had to faff around with quite a lot of the gear so it got pretty pumpy hallway up. Bit dirty towards the top, but nothing terrible (except for one muddy jug!).
with Dan Mills
dobby 200 5 Sep, 2015 2nd O/S
with Kendal
with Kendal
gingerking ?Aug, 2015 2nd O/S
with Joel Sargent, Josh Hadley, Hadley
with Joel Sargent, Josh Hadley, Hadley
ollie1 17 Jul, 2015 TR Heroic climb out with broken right foot!
Heroic climb out with broken right foot!
Hidden 6 Jun, 2015 2nd
Joel Miller 22 Mar, 2015 Lead
Katie Proctor 22 Mar, 2015 2nd dog Like climbing a sandcastle!
with Joel Miller
Like climbing a sandcastle!
with Joel Miller
NuclearNev ??, 2015 -
Giles Davis 20 Jul, 2014 2nd dog Sandy, dirty and polished. Led to halfway then backed off before thoroughly shaming myself by dogging it as a second. Good to see others have struggled on it :-) Not sure what it is with layback corner cracks and me but they seem to be kicking my ar*e at the moment.
with VPJB
Sandy, dirty and polished. Led to halfway then backed off before thoroughly shaming myself by dogging it as a second. Good to see others have struggled on it :-) Not sure what it is with layback corner cracks and me but they seem to be kicking my ar*e at the moment.
with VPJB
VPJB 20 Jul, 2014 Lead
Hidden 12 Jun, 2014 TR
mclancy50 12 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
tapley 10 Jun, 2014 2nd
with Simon Tapley
with Simon Tapley
spragglerocks 24 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Lumbering Oaf 24 May, 2014 2nd O/S Sandy
Sandy
matt.stevenson 4 May, 2014 Lead
Hidden 4 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Nigel Coe 3 Aug, 2013 2nd
with Pete Kelly
with Pete Kelly
Andy Chubb 19 Jul, 2013 2nd O/S Quite polished now so 4c
with Nick Gregory
Quite polished now so 4c
with Nick Gregory
Stone Muppet 7 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S Dirty
with ah
Dirty
with ah
auld al 23 May, 2013 2nd O/S
JenDurden 4 May, 2013 2nd
with Nexonen
with Nexonen
Nexonen 4 May, 2013 Lead RP I backed off, then Jen backed off, then it was my turn again!
with Jen
I backed off, then Jen backed off, then it was my turn again!
with Jen
RKirke 19 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
VPJB ??, 2013 -
Hidden 25 Aug, 2012 2nd rpt
Dan Lane 22 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S Sandy but actually quite pleasant climbing.
with Luke Donaldson
Sandy but actually quite pleasant climbing.
with Luke Donaldson
grubes 22 Jun, 2012 2nd
Jonny Nick 3 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S Completely caked in sand / mud. Climbed the route when should have probably been sat back in John's van given the rain and the huge waves. Pretty exciting though
Completely caked in sand / mud. Climbed the route when should have probably been sat back in John's van given the rain and the huge waves. Pretty exciting though
Hidden ?Apr, 2012 Lead
mhawk 27 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with Paul Martin
with Paul Martin
Ralfy 24 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
with Les Tyson
with Les Tyson
Hidden ?Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
murray ?Mar, 2012 2nd O/S
Sarah Black ??, 2012 Lead O/S
dpmUK 14 Oct, 2011 Lead dog
victim of mathematics 14 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S Rubbish, dirty and pretty damn hard for VS.
with dpmUK
Rubbish, dirty and pretty damn hard for VS.
with dpmUK
LardClimber 1 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
with Dave Williams
with Dave Williams
hels bels 30 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
fjellogpadleskole 5 Aug, 2011 Lead
Hjort 1 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S
josephgrimwade 10 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
with Peter Stollery
with Peter Stollery
frume 24 May, 2011 2nd O/S
with Ian
with Ian
PanzerHanzler 29 Apr, 2011 Lead dog One rest - slacker!
with Bob Butcher
One rest - slacker!
with Bob Butcher
squicky 25 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with spidey
with spidey
Stefan_Morris 6 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tom Fuller
with Tom Fuller
Tom Fuller 6 Apr, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 3 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 3 Apr, 2011 2nd O/S
lanky_bastard 13 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden ??, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2011 -
JasRY 3 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Liam
with Liam
Rachel Slater 3 May, 2010 2nd O/S
Chi Cheng 3 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Richard Hall 4 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
with Adam M
with Adam M
Matt Smith 21 Feb, 2010 Lead dnf
with Robyn Tuerena
with Robyn Tuerena
cymjt ??, 2010 -
belay bunny turned bad 26 Oct, 2009 TR
Hidden 18 Sep, 2009 2nd O/S
going going gone 9 Aug, 2009 Lead rpt
Hidden 8 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
EmmanuelF 30 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S horrible and dusty
with richard and Laura
horrible and dusty
with richard and Laura
eagleopus 21 Jun, 2009 2nd O/S
with Steve Hill
with Steve Hill
Steve Hill 21 Jun, 2009 Lead dog Quite strenuous due to polish and dust, ended up resting on a wire.
Quite strenuous due to polish and dust, ended up resting on a wire.
fatbuoybazza 24 May, 2009 Lead dog agree with pythonist on this one, jist crap.. although i was having a very bad day anyways.. certainly wont forget this day for a while..
agree with pythonist on this one, jist crap.. although i was having a very bad day anyways.. certainly wont forget this day for a while..
Ed morris 23 May, 2009 Lead O/S dust blown into eyes, feet kept popping due to polish and generally had a hard time. a lot of my desperate gear placements fell out.
with arthur
dust blown into eyes, feet kept popping due to polish and generally had a hard time. a lot of my desperate gear placements fell out.
with arthur
godusty 8 May, 2009 -
with CLAIRE RICHARDSON
with CLAIRE RICHARDSON
benclimbing 25 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
Richard Hession 24 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
with Stu
with Stu
Hidden 3 Aug, 2008 Lead
DrIan 3 Aug, 2008 2nd Not that bad a climb enjoyed it on a nice dry sunny day. Dont expect it to be walk over though due to the polish on obvious holds but you dont have to use them.
with juergen
Not that bad a climb enjoyed it on a nice dry sunny day. Dont expect it to be walk over though due to the polish on obvious holds but you dont have to use them.
with juergen
daviesp2 3 Aug, 2008 2nd
Sarahcrowsley 2 Jul, 2008 Lead
Rose Williams ?Jun, 2008 2nd O/S
with gnc760
with gnc760
Ramon Marin 25 May, 2008 2nd O/S
with Gerry Sheehy
with Gerry Sheehy
RocknRoll 24 May, 2008 2nd O/S
with Ramon Marin Martinez
with Ramon Marin Martinez
pelvoux 4 May, 2008 Lead O/S Dry but very dusty
with Stephen
Dry but very dusty
with Stephen
mrtom 3 May, 2008 Lead O/S Very, very wet!
Very, very wet!
Hidden ?May, 2008 2nd
Mark Walter 26 Apr, 2008 2nd O/S
with Sarah and Alex
with Sarah and Alex
haydng 27 Mar, 2008 Lead O/S
with RMG
with RMG
btc 23 Jun, 2007 Lead
with Heather Rogers
with Heather Rogers
leerybunny 2 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
with Tim W
with Tim W
Tim W 2 Jun, 2007 2nd rpt still wet!
still wet!
Pythonist 9 Apr, 2007 2nd O/S Dirty, polished, and just generally sh*te (though very similar to Chieftain in the actual moves)
with Teddington
Dirty, polished, and just generally sh*te (though very similar to Chieftain in the actual moves)
with Teddington
Hidden 9 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
steve taylor ??, 2007 -
Hidden ??, 2007 Lead
david morse ?Aug, 2006 TR if youre thinking of busting up this route instead of the escape chimney, dont bother. what a mess
if youre thinking of busting up this route instead of the escape chimney, dont bother. what a mess
Hidden 23 Jun, 2006 Lead
irish paul 26 Feb, 2006 Lead O/S Disgusting
with Rob Stich
Disgusting
with Rob Stich
Neil Henson 20 Jun, 2004 2nd
with Mark Collins
with Mark Collins
Tim W 27 Mar, 2004 Lead O/S Sandy, wet and horrible
with darren1
Sandy, wet and horrible
with darren1
mikeyjbs 23 Aug, 2003 Lead O/S
with dan
with dan
Hammy 10 Aug, 2003 TR
ASchwirtz 7 Jun, 2003 Lead O/S
petecallaghan 5 May, 2003 2nd O/S
with Adrian Sherriff
with Adrian Sherriff
steve prior ?May, 2002 Lead
with Rob B
with Rob B
Different Steve ?May, 2002 Lead O/S
with Rupert Holbrook
with Rupert Holbrook
Hidden ??, 2002 -
cornishben ??, 2000 Lead O/S
with Edouard Vincent
with Edouard Vincent
Rog Wilko ?May, 1999 Lead A bit of a sandbag. HVS 4c?
A bit of a sandbag. HVS 4c?
chris wyatt ??, 1998 -
simon kimber ??, 1997 TR
with Nick Kimber
with Nick Kimber
Ian Jones ?Jul, 1995 Lead O/S
with Roger Benton, Karen Ghiselli
with Roger Benton, Karen Ghiselli
Hidden 21 Apr, 1995 Lead
Hidden 21 Sep, 1994 2nd
Hidden 4 May, 1994 -
Hidden 7 Sep, 1992 Lead
Andy Say 15 Apr, 1992 Lead
Cowflinger 23 Jul, 1991 TR O/S very loose, dislodged many blocks and nearly killed ian. he payed rope out and ran to dodge blocks
with Ian
very loose, dislodged many blocks and nearly killed ian. he payed rope out and ran to dodge blocks
with Ian
morganator ?Sep, 1990 Solo
ndm 11 Jul, 1990 2nd
BigHairyIan 6 Apr, 1988 Lead O/S
with Little Dean (Dean Gibbs)
with Little Dean (Dean Gibbs)
Hidden ??, 1988 Lead
keefe 18 Feb, 1986 -
Jelly Mould Surfer ??, 1986 Lead rpt
sablackman ??, 1982 Lead
Voting
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
Votes cast 21
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
Votes cast 19
Votes cast 16
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Alt Leads
Soloed
Not Set
Onsighted
Dogged
Repeated
Redpoint
DNF
Not Set