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Rockfax Description
A Dinbren testpiece. Pull powerfully up to gain the undercut, then step awkwardly right to more undercuts and a good finger-jug. Pull straight up with a long move to access the hanging groove, which is followed delicately rightwards. © Rockfax

FA. John Codling 23.8.86 23/Aug/1986

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Andy Farnell 16 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Powerful undercutting with a tricky second clip.
βeta?
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βeta: Powerful undercutting with a tricky second clip.
Tyler 15 Mar, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: A good bit harder than Fire and quite blind unobvious climbing.
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βeta: A good bit harder than Fire and quite blind unobvious climbing.
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James 1 16 Jul Lead RP 3rd rp. Hard first section!
3rd rp. Hard first section!
AlexMorris 16 Jul Lead RP Pretty stressful start :)
with James C
Pretty stressful start :)
with James C
JordanColquhoun 22 Jun Lead Read this completely wrong tried to make a big move up to a sloper from undercuts at 3rd clip and it felt desperate. Then read the description in the guide to move rightwards on undercuts and it went first time that way. 3rd RP
Read this completely wrong tried to make a big move up to a sloper from undercuts at 3rd clip and it felt desperate. Then read the description in the guide to move rightwards on undercuts and it went first time that way. 3rd RP
Hidden 9 Jun Lead
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 31 May Lead O/S Blowing out my arse
Blowing out my arse
Alex Mason 24 May Lead β Checked out holds lowering off Hot Stuff. Very good climbing. Best route I've done at Dinbren.
with Flo Tilley, Jemma Powell
Checked out holds lowering off Hot Stuff. Very good climbing. Best route I've done at Dinbren.
with Flo Tilley, Jemma Powell
adamre12 23 May Lead RP 1 go to put the draws in, then sent 1st RP. Excellent route.
with Mathias
1 go to put the draws in, then sent 1st RP. Excellent route.
with Mathias
Glynbob 21 May Lead RP
Hidden 13 Apr Lead RP
Hidden 20 Jun, 2018 Lead
Hidden 3 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
Owen Diba 3 Jun, 2018 Lead β
SMc 7 May, 2018 Lead O/S Had just done Fire so the start was sorted. Not much difference in difficulty to Fire.
with Anne
Had just done Fire so the start was sorted. Not much difference in difficulty to Fire.
with Anne
Luke Brooks 29 Oct, 2017 Lead RP 2nd go
with Glyn
2nd go
with Glyn
Glyn 29 Oct, 2017 Lead β Went up to the undercuts to warm up fingers. Chilly! Awesome route
Went up to the undercuts to warm up fingers. Chilly! Awesome route
Jack jk 23 Oct, 2017 Lead RP
Jack jk 2 Oct, 2017 Lead dog Knackered after the day before, but good to get the moves sussed. One go at the traverse on TR whilst lowering off fire , one go to try the rest of the moves then one crack at it from the floor.
with Andrew
Knackered after the day before, but good to get the moves sussed. One go at the traverse on TR whilst lowering off fire , one go to try the rest of the moves then one crack at it from the floor.
with Andrew
Hidden 24 Sep, 2017 Lead RP
richgibson 6 Aug, 2017 Lead RP
with Clicky
with Clicky
adamre12 15 Jun, 2017 Lead dog Worked all the moves didn't feel too hard. Super techy moves can't wait to send it!
Worked all the moves didn't feel too hard. Super techy moves can't wait to send it!
luke384 20 Apr, 2017 Lead RP soft
with benjiwoo, Skates
soft
with benjiwoo, Skates
Nick Russell 26 Aug, 2016 Lead RP Quality route. My head wasn't really into sport though and I really had to give myself a talking-to to get up it!
Quality route. My head wasn't really into sport though and I really had to give myself a talking-to to get up it!
Binigo 10 Aug, 2016 Lead RP
Sam2257 9 Aug, 2016 Lead RP pleased to have gotten it in 4 sessions, beautiful moves in the middle section.
pleased to have gotten it in 4 sessions, beautiful moves in the middle section.
Hidden 23 Jun, 2016 Lead RP
Nick Sherring 3 Apr, 2016 Lead RP Had no probes with the powerful lower half but took a while to sort a controlled way of doing the long move higher up. Brilliant route.
Had no probes with the powerful lower half but took a while to sort a controlled way of doing the long move higher up. Brilliant route.
SeanSmith 3 Apr, 2016 2nd dog
psborland 28 Mar, 2016 TR dog 1,2.
1,2.
Nick Sherring 28 Mar, 2016 TR dog Worked moves to lead next time. Another dinbren classic, powerful stuff first half then pretty technical above
Worked moves to lead next time. Another dinbren classic, powerful stuff first half then pretty technical above
EdGeall ??, 2016 Lead RP
najki_2000 1 Nov, 2015 Lead RP cloud inversion made for an unseasonally hot day. too hot to pull off the tiny crimp at the crux so waited till the sun was going down. Cruised the crux but fell off on the undercut traverse; fortunatelly got it on next go. brilliant climb
with Chris Rose
cloud inversion made for an unseasonally hot day. too hot to pull off the tiny crimp at the crux so waited till the sun was going down. Cruised the crux but fell off on the undercut traverse; fortunatelly got it on next go. brilliant climb
with Chris Rose
najki_2000 10 Oct, 2015 TR RP 2 goes to sort the beta out, then decided to strip it as ran out of skin and accidentally pulled it off. amazing route despite the number of undercuts, psyched to get back for a lead
with Chris Rose
2 goes to sort the beta out, then decided to strip it as ran out of skin and accidentally pulled it off. amazing route despite the number of undercuts, psyched to get back for a lead
with Chris Rose
Jack Delaney 26 May, 2015 Lead RP
with Emily Barnett
with Emily Barnett
Stu Lightford 23 May, 2015 Lead RP Really nice climb. Good finish.
with TayTay
Really nice climb. Good finish.
with TayTay
Hidden 12 May, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 11 May, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 10 May, 2015 Lead β
AdamHodgson ??, 2015 Lead RP
MikeYouCanClimb 31 Aug, 2014 Lead RP It has taken a while to get this one, today it took me 6 attempts to get past the bottom section today.
with Matthew
It has taken a while to get this one, today it took me 6 attempts to get past the bottom section today.
with Matthew
danJBA 26 Jul, 2014 Lead β
with dave rose
with dave rose
nickmoulden 26 Jun, 2014 Lead
with zoe bidula
with zoe bidula
Hidden 18 Apr, 2014 Lead
Ramon Marin 29 Mar, 2014 Lead RP Maybe the better of the two, almost fluffed the top. Send it after having a look at the moves coming down from Fire. Great route again. Solid at 7b I'd say, this would get 7b+ down south
with viki harvey
Maybe the better of the two, almost fluffed the top. Send it after having a look at the moves coming down from Fire. Great route again. Solid at 7b I'd say, this would get 7b+ down south
with viki harvey
oliverpcain ??, 2014 Lead rpt
Luke Owens 24 Sep, 2013 Lead RP 2nd go this eve, classic Dinbren!
2nd go this eve, classic Dinbren!
Ally Smith 24 Sep, 2013 Lead rpt Retro-flash
with Oli
Retro-flash
with Oli
Luke Owens 20 Sep, 2013 Lead dog Fell off after latching the big move up top first redpoint. Then couldn't get through the nails start moves and just felt powered out.
with Stig
Fell off after latching the big move up top first redpoint. Then couldn't get through the nails start moves and just felt powered out.
with Stig
Hidden ?Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
Mattlamb90 29 Aug, 2013 Lead RP First RP, have prevously done fire, so knew the hard start
First RP, have prevously done fire, so knew the hard start
Hidden 4 May, 2013 Lead RP
Mat Welsh ?Sep, 2012 Lead RP Third go!...pumpy undercuts into techy headwall, tricky!
Third go!...pumpy undercuts into techy headwall, tricky!
mux 28 Aug, 2012 Lead RP Another dead good route at the brin
Another dead good route at the brin
Hidden 24 Aug, 2012 Lead RP
Adam Booth 24 Aug, 2012 Lead RP 1st RP. Felt a shit load easier than the last time I tried it.
1st RP. Felt a shit load easier than the last time I tried it.
Hidden 28 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 May, 2012 Lead β
Hidden 19 May, 2012 Lead RP
Hidden 25 Mar, 2012 Lead
Hidden 24 Mar, 2012 -
Hidden 21 Aug, 2011 Lead RP
Adam Booth 22 May, 2011 Lead dnf
fennerz 22 May, 2011 Lead RP
with Sean and Ed
with Sean and Ed
lx 24 Mar, 2011 Lead
with rob
with rob
Stig 27 Aug, 2010 Lead RP
with Goi
with Goi
goi.ashmore 17 Aug, 2010 Lead RP The technical upper section is memorable after the thuggish start,
with James Rees
The technical upper section is memorable after the thuggish start,
with James Rees
Hidden 23 Jul, 2010 Lead RP
Richard Hession 23 Jun, 2010 Lead RP Should have done o/s but got a bit confused high up. 1st Rp... boiling hot!
with Kenichi
Should have done o/s but got a bit confused high up. 1st Rp... boiling hot!
with Kenichi
Spillers 18 May, 2010 Lead rpt
Jakey4060 18 May, 2010 2nd
daveayton ?May, 2010 Lead RP
with Vince, C Harney
with Vince, C Harney
Hidden ?Mar, 2010 Lead RP
Rich Kirby 6 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with Pete
with Pete
hutch ?Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jul, 2009 Lead β
tedj234 9 May, 2009 Lead RP 1 RP placed clips - 7a+
with Nicolas Rabb
1 RP placed clips - 7a+
with Nicolas Rabb
Lee Proctor ??, 2009 Lead
Ed Booth ?Sep, 2008 Lead RP
with paul martin
with paul martin
ksjs 24 Aug, 2008 Lead rpt pleasing after yesterdays failure. as good as Walking with... but not as hard.
pleasing after yesterdays failure. as good as Walking with... but not as hard.
ksjs 23 Aug, 2008 Lead dog start felt hard with damp undercuts
start felt hard with damp undercuts
ksjs 23 Aug, 2008 Lead dog
ksjs 23 Aug, 2008 Lead dog not going to beat myself up - the starting undercuts were just too wet today. there appear to be 2 starts to this route, one on the right and one on the left. after tiring myself with the right hand one, i discovered the left one which felt considerably easier. in total: 11 attempts at RH start and 6 on LH start
not going to beat myself up - the starting undercuts were just too wet today. there appear to be 2 starts to this route, one on the right and one on the left. after tiring myself with the right hand one, i discovered the left one which felt considerably easier. in total: 11 attempts at RH start and 6 on LH start
Hidden 17 Jun, 2008 Lead RP
Mark A Humphries 17 Jun, 2008 Lead RP
with dean howard
with dean howard
Ally Smith ??, 2008 -
matt30987 ?Oct, 2007 Lead RP Not sure why I didn't add notes to the hardest route I had done at the time! Excellent climb, hard all the way with no rest
with Dad
Not sure why I didn't add notes to the hardest route I had done at the time! Excellent climb, hard all the way with no rest
with Dad
Hidden 1 Apr, 2007 Lead RP
guyblackwood 27 Mar, 2007 Lead RP Wowzers- what next- 7b+ ?!!!! I'm on a roll- :¬D
with Ricardo
Wowzers- what next- 7b+ ?!!!! I'm on a roll- :¬D
with Ricardo
guyblackwood 25 Mar, 2007 Lead dog
with Roger
with Roger
IOAN D ?Mar, 2007 Lead O/S
with Mills
with Mills
Lee Proctor 28 Jan, 2006 Lead rpt
with Paul Bolger
with Paul Bolger
nige ?May, 2005 Lead
with nick colton
with nick colton
Hidden ??, 2004 Lead RP
Hidden ??, 2004 Lead RP
spidey 22 Aug, 2003 Lead RP
Hidden 3 Aug, 2003 Lead O/S
Mark Riley ?Aug, 2003 Lead RP
Shaved Atom ??, 1998 Lead RP
Stoney Boy 26 Jun, 1994 Lead O/S
with Mathew Cutts, Neil McCallum
with Mathew Cutts, Neil McCallum
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