27m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
Start from the stance of Aurora (or do Tiger Trot) climb the exposed arete, starting up the groove and passing the bulge. Some loose rock remains, but the positions are excellent. © Rockfax

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
yossarian714 16 Jul Lead O/S
with Paul Bennett
with Paul Bennett
pwb1981 16 Jul 2nd
Dohnny_Jawes 14 Jul Lead O/S Alright climbing I guess.
Alright climbing I guess.
Hidden 14 Jul 2nd O/S
Luke90 23 Jun 2nd rpt
with Katie K
with Katie K
WillRhodes 16 Jun Lead O/S First pitch is bold, and not completely solid. 2nd was steep and good fun. Done in one long pitch.
First pitch is bold, and not completely solid. 2nd was steep and good fun. Done in one long pitch.
Alex Hyde 3 Jun AltLd O/S Epic route, led the second pitch!
with Sam Clark
Epic route, led the second pitch!
with Sam Clark
harry.morrish 3 Jun Lead O/S As one big pitch starting up Aurora- Great positions and exciting moves
with Cal
As one big pitch starting up Aurora- Great positions and exciting moves
with Cal
JasonK 16 May Lead Antonio did first chossy pictch, I did the second. Nice but short lived excitement.
Antonio did first chossy pictch, I did the second. Nice but short lived excitement.
Tradical 14 May AltLd O/S Dearman, your route is a tottering pile of shite. Good lad.
with Luke Horne
Dearman, your route is a tottering pile of shite. Good lad.
with Luke Horne
Luke90 14 May AltLd rpt
with Tommy
with Tommy
Hidden 20 Apr 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 25 Mar 2nd First pitch of Aurora (hard mantel to get going then very steady), & then Aurora Arete - not as hard or loose as it looks, with plenty of satisfactory protection
First pitch of Aurora (hard mantel to get going then very steady), & then Aurora Arete - not as hard or loose as it looks, with plenty of satisfactory protection
cragtyke 25 Mar Lead led p1 and p2, a fine expedition
led p1 and p2, a fine expedition
Hidden 12 Nov, 2018 Lead
WilliamRupp 12 Nov, 2018 2nd
Ghost 28 Sep, 2018 AltLd O/S Using Tiger Trot approach.
with Jim
Using Tiger Trot approach.
with Jim
migs493 1 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
MD 18 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S Only a very short section of 5a moves. Soft for HVS
with eduardo
Only a very short section of 5a moves. Soft for HVS
with eduardo
Hidden 2 Aug, 2018 2nd rpt
pie_eater_pete 14 Jul, 2018 Lead
Hidden 30 Jun, 2018 2nd
hfotheri 9 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with simon
with simon
jimlear 3 Jun, 2018 AltLd O/S Smashing end to a smashing day.
Smashing end to a smashing day.
ninjawil 3 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S Lead first pitch
with jimlear
Lead first pitch
with jimlear
roger whetton 12 May, 2018 -
with Paul, Marcus
with Paul, Marcus
James Thacker ??, 2018 -
ninjawil 8 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S Aurora pitch 1 - Ade
with Ade
Aurora pitch 1 - Ade
with Ade
SimonTilley 28 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S Mark leads first pitch vs
with Mark Pashley
Mark leads first pitch vs
with Mark Pashley
Hidden 26 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Jul, 2017 Lead
planetmarshall 16 Jul, 2017 2nd
with Clive Betteridge
with Clive Betteridge
RM199 4 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S
James Oakes 14 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
marconi 11 Jun, 2017 AltLd O/S Nice route, bit soft at hvs?
with Ardo
Nice route, bit soft at hvs?
with Ardo
Ardo 11 Jun, 2017 AltLd O/S Me-p1, Mark-p2. Soft touch for HVS.
with marconi
Me-p1, Mark-p2. Soft touch for HVS.
with marconi
James Thacker ??, 2017 -
Drue 16 Oct, 2016 2nd O/S
GermanAlex 25 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S Didn't really live up to what I expected, one hard move/ sequence of, followed by scrambling.
with Clay C
Didn't really live up to what I expected, one hard move/ sequence of, followed by scrambling.
with Clay C
Hidden 25 Sep, 2016 2nd O/S
Luke90 14 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Sep, 2016 2nd O/S
Hidden 2 Jul, 2016 2nd
Hidden 9 Jun, 2016 AltLd rpt
MikeyP 8 Jun, 2016 Lead
Nigel Bond 17 Oct, 2015 2nd
Hidden 8 Sep, 2015 2nd rpt
Scott Anderson 8 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S Led both pitches as one long climb. Bottom was quite bold, top was fun
with Gav
Led both pitches as one long climb. Bottom was quite bold, top was fun
with Gav
JonesE 19 Jul, 2015 2nd β Nice and exposed second pitch with good holds where you want them.
with jim jarvis
Nice and exposed second pitch with good holds where you want them.
with jim jarvis
john lynch 1 Jun, 2015 2nd O/S
with Lewis Andrew
with Lewis Andrew
Antonio Ferra ?Jun, 2015 2nd β
with Ellis
with Ellis
Canyak ??, 2015 -
Hidden 5 Oct, 2014 2nd O/S
Jono_1989 ?Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
helin 1 Jul, 2014 2nd
Hidden 1 Jul, 2014 Lead dnf
Andy Peak 1 16 Jun, 2014 Lead
the power 16 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S Top pitch only.shite
Top pitch only.shite
Hidden 8 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
benkelsey 3 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S We had hoped to do Alcasan but started late, it rained, and were forced to move slowly through loose rock that we just sacked it off and topped out. turns out Alex forgot either of his headtorches so all in all a good decision.
with amccann
We had hoped to do Alcasan but started late, it rained, and were forced to move slowly through loose rock that we just sacked it off and topped out. turns out Alex forgot either of his headtorches so all in all a good decision.
with amccann
amccann 3 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S Led as one single pitch, took a while picking a route through the loose stuff.
Led as one single pitch, took a while picking a route through the loose stuff.
Maddie 2 Mar, 2014 2nd O/S Found the overhang move with crap feet a bit burly but other than that pretty easy. Pulled a big chunk off not paying attention so need to look out for the chossy bit
with remus
Found the overhang move with crap feet a bit burly but other than that pretty easy. Pulled a big chunk off not paying attention so need to look out for the chossy bit
with remus
Hidden 2 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Alfie Conn ??, 2014 -
Hidden 14 Dec, 2013 2nd O/S
Hidden 14 Dec, 2013 Lead O/S
EDB4YLI55 4 Nov, 2013 2nd
with Mike Hartley
with Mike Hartley
Phill Mitch 29 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
with bleggs
with bleggs
J.Wells 4 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S P2 only
with Ima Nahumury
P2 only
with Ima Nahumury
JulesV 17 Jul, 2013 Lead
The Reaper 22 Jul, 2012 AltLd O/S Led first pitch of Aurora as start of Alcasan. More scary than anything that followed.
Led first pitch of Aurora as start of Alcasan. More scary than anything that followed.
Edward Church ??, 2012 2nd O/S
with James Thomas
with James Thomas
Hidden ??, 2012 2nd O/S
Hidden ??, 2012 AltLd O/S
steveb2006 8 Sep, 2010 Lead
with David Andrew
with David Andrew
steveb2006 21 Mar, 2010 Lead
Neil McA 22 Mar, 2009 AltLd rpt
with martin cooper
with martin cooper
Hidden 21 Apr, 2007 2nd
steveb2006 11 Mar, 2007 Lead
with Malcolm Leik
with Malcolm Leik
smudge ??, 2007 Lead O/S
roncaves 17 Aug, 1998 2nd
with Gavin Williams
with Gavin Williams
cem 18 Mar, 1998 AltLd O/S P 1 Graham (Aurora); p2 me.
with GrahamD
P 1 Graham (Aurora); p2 me.
with GrahamD
Martin Bennett 6 Aug, 1997 -
with Cec
with Cec
Chris Ellis 10 Aug, 1993 Lead
with Sue Smith
with Sue Smith
roncaves 11 May, 1993 Lead
with James Thomas
with James Thomas
Stoney Boy 2 May, 1993 Lead O/S
with Neil McCallum
with Neil McCallum
roncaves 1 Aug, 1992 AltLd
with Steve Leather
with Steve Leather
uphillnow 1 Mar, 1992 Lead
andy tetsill ?Jul, 1991 Lead
with Joy
with Joy
AndrewP ??, 1990 AltLd
steve prior ?Oct, 1988 Lead
with Chris S
with Chris S
Jonnaylor ??, 1988 AltLd My first ever lead!
with Mark Slaughter
My first ever lead!
with Mark Slaughter
Hidden ??, 1988 -
Chris Wright 24 Sep, 1985 Lead
jcw ??, 1985 -
with Martin Harris
with Martin Harris
Neil McA 30 Oct, 1983 Lead O/S
with john ?
with john ?
Hidden ?May, 1980 Lead
dominic lee ??, 1980 Lead
with daniel lee
with daniel lee
mitch1960 ??, 1980 Lead
dominic lee ??, 1980 Lead
with daniel lee
with daniel lee
Chris Terrey ??, 1980 AltLd
with Pete Hevezi
with Pete Hevezi
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High 4c
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Style of ascent
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