Rockfax Description
Fantastic technical climbing up the grey wall. Well protected with good wires and solid fixed protection. Pull powerfully around the lower bulge (bolt) to reach a thread. Move up and leftwards on tiny holds, passing a second bolt, and continue direct to a vague break and peg. Rock onto the break then tiptoe rightwards to a third bolt. Blind moves past this gain good holds and gear. Continue up easier ground to reach a shallow scoop and a final bolt, then move left above this with a long reach to the upper break (peg) and the lower-off. © Rockfax

FA. Gary Gibson 1.5.84, direct start and finish added by Lee Proctor 12.9.04 after the original start collapsed 01/May/1984

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Ally Smith 11/Aug/12 Lead dog

Has anyone apart from Lee done this? Massive reach/jump by the 2nd bolt/rock scar. Has something fallen off here?

JBO 04/Jun/12 Lead dog

Slipped off the crux above the second bolt, really frustrating as it was only because I got the sequence wrong, and it got much easier after that.

Billg 10/Oct/10 Lead β

had beta on the start by watching Will. Lovely route.

with Will Calvert
Hidden 20/Aug/09 -
Hidden 11/Jun/05 Lead β
Mike Owen 14/Sep/88 -
with Ian McMullan
High E6
Mid E6
Low E6
High E5
Mid E5
Low E5
High E4
Mid E4
Low E4
Votes cast 5
High 6c
Mid 6c
Low 6c
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
High 6a
Mid 6a
Low 6a
Votes cast 5
Votes cast 4
Style of ascent
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Not Set