Rockfax Description
A good route. Thin cracks lead to the break, then trend left. © Rockfax

FA. H.Griffiths, M.Harber, G.Lewis 1985

Ticklists: Best slab climbs of the UK.

bencole 28/Aug Lead O/S

Nice warm up. Steady moves all the way.

with Dad
Hidden 28/Aug 2nd
Ffyona 27/Aug 2nd
Lewis Price 27/Aug Lead O/S
with Ffyona
pie_eater_pete 13/Aug 2nd
with bwestwood
bwestwood 13/Aug Lead
marcus_goff 10/Aug Lead O/S
Gambit 09/Aug 2nd O/S
with Marcus
Hidden 08/Aug Lead
bryan61 08/Aug 2nd O/S
with sally
FlavioL1989 04/Aug Lead O/S
with Jenny
JendeHoxar 04/Aug 2nd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 09/Jul 2nd
Longsufferingropeholder 09/Jul Lead O/S
with C May
C May 09/Jul 2nd O/S
with Tim
mtempest 09/Jul Lead
dan-8990 26/Jun Lead O/S
with RA
rashwell 26/Jun 2nd
with Dan
Hidden 07/Jun 2nd O/S
Stephen Horne - Rockfax 07/Jun Lead O/S

E3 variation by accident. Thought it was kitten claws.

with Windy
ali.scott 28/May Lead O/S
steve_gibbs 28/May 2nd O/S
Coel Hellier 26/May Lead
jonny_098 13/May TR O/S

Good E1. Possible lead

with George Lewtas
K Mckay 21/Apr Lead O/S
Wendy Watthews 14/Apr Lead O/S
with Abby
aiyer 14/Apr 2nd
with Wendy
JoeCoxson 14/Apr 2nd O/S
with JakeB.
Hidden 14/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2017 -
robpartridge 29/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with Sarah
George_Surf 22/Sep/16 Lead O/S

EAsy until the top, very small rp protects the crux above the break

rachelpearce01 22/Sep/16 2nd O/S
Lynn Robin 29/Aug/16 2nd

My first ever E1 climb - brilliant!

with martin hore
cem 27/Aug/16 Lead rpt
pingora 27/Aug/16 2nd O/S
with Charles
patrickcd 16/Aug/16 Lead
with Charlie
duncana 15/Aug/16 2nd

Another great face / slab climb on little edges. Hot day so went for a quick dip in the sea off the ledges into rising tide before heading up!

with Pippa Archer
Hidden 06/Aug/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Aug/16 Lead dog
John Nuttall 29/May/16 Lead
with Elisabeth
BenRyle 17/Mar/16 Lead O/S
CharlotteMilner 17/Mar/16 2nd O/S
with BenRyle
RobScarisbrick 26/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Jamie
cdpuk 26/Sep/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Sep/15 Lead O/S
deklan 10/Sep/15 2nd
with louis
pimpy 29/Aug/15 2nd O/S
with Graham
cem 30/Jul/15 2nd rpt
with Deniz Sumengen
Kevin Cass 18/Jul/15 2nd O/S
with S Westwood
BTphonehome 20/Jun/15 2nd
with Tony
tmawer 20/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Very enjoyable climbing.

with Bram
Hidden 18/Jun/15 Lead β
Hidden 06/Jun/15 2nd
Hidden 06/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/15 Lead O/S
jonny_098 09/Apr/15 2nd O/S

Fun climb, alex tried the direct finish but didnt like it so changed his mind.

with Alex Cutbush
spearing05 04/Apr/15 2nd O/S

Felt more 5a - but then I wasn't leading a long way above any gear.

with Andrew
Hidden 04/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hamish777 18/Sep/14 TR O/S
with Andrea
andrea83 18/Sep/14 TR O/S
with Hamish
Hidden 26/Aug/14 2nd O/S
John Nuttall 26/Aug/14 Lead
with Simon
rd20 22/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Vince
3 Names 22/Aug/14 2nd
with Robert Dufton
Steveb27 30/Jul/14 2nd O/S
guy757 15/Jul/14 -
Hidden 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/May/14 Lead O/S
RFWilkie 25/May/14 Lead O/S

Bit tricky and with poor gear beyond half height.

hlegge 02/May/14 Lead O/S

Nice route that flowed well, much easier and better protected than Beeline which gets the same grade...

with Adam Knightly
hotfeet 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with David Hammond
Stefan_Morris 10/Apr/14 Lead O/S
jcw ??/2014 -
Neil ??/2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Sep/13 Lead O/S
steve.warrington 14/Sep/13 Lead O/S
James Oswald 05/Sep/13 Lead O/S

Not very difficult. Soft E1 with plenty of gear really.

petegruf 25/Aug/13 2nd
with chuck
Hidden 14/Aug/13 2nd O/S
victim of mathematics 14/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Soft. Oddly named given that it has more runners than most of the routes round there...

with Andy
Hidden 03/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Dibdawg 03/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Richard Snow, Terry Smith
lyndsayh 03/Aug/13 2nd
with Ian Goudge
Hidden 27/Jul/13 2nd β
VPJB 22/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Good route with enough gear!

with Jclimb
JClimb 22/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with Vince Brown
Andrew1 13/Jul/13 2nd
with Hulda
Hulda 13/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Andi
NancyJones 29/Jun/13 2nd
Justin T 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Nancy
a13x 15/Jun/13 Lead O/S
kyaizawa 13/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Jun/13 2nd
freemanTom 04/May/13 Lead O/S

Felt soft to me' but gear not great near top

with Stuart gmc, Asbo
iksander 04/May/13 2nd

easier than azimuth

Olli-C 03/May/13 2nd O/S

Got wet while belaying. Rachel threw nuts at the sea.

Rachel Slater 03/May/13 Lead O/S
Steveb27 ?/May/13 2nd
goi.ashmore 01/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Roy Thomas
Rachel S 21/Jul/12 2nd
with Ros M
Anoetic 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
givemetea 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
AndrewP 21/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with Paul Griffiths
mikeyg 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
thehugehead 04/Jun/12 2nd
with mikeyg
Hidden ?/Jun/12 2nd
Hidden 26/May/12 Lead O/S
theotherpetehill 26/May/12 2nd O/S
with Caroline Culwick
simonf 12/May/12 Lead O/S
with Simon
Hardcore Pat 12/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Chris Vanderz
hutchay 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Got scared moving left.

with Fliss
markalmack 07/Apr/12 2nd O/S
Andrew Sandercock 07/Apr/12 Lead O/S

Easy moves, pants gear, fun times!

with Mark A
Ceridwen 30/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Dan Barbour, Andy Mosienko
felixthelion 21/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Lots of gear in the first half, not so much in the second half and a bit fiddly to place. Good fun, nice moves trending left.

with anthony puddy
Hidden 04/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hjort 04/Jul/11 2nd O/S
mjeffery 24/May/11 2nd O/S
jtree03 30/Apr/11 Lead
with dazza
belay bunny turned bad 17/Apr/11 2nd rpt
with loundsy
Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead rpt
tobydunford 11/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Harry Martin
Tom Greenwood 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Chris Simpson
Jo Davison 20/Feb/11 2nd O/S
with Dougie
dswansonlow 20/Feb/11 Lead O/S
with sarp
Rory Shaw ??/2011 -
3kidsandanorton 26/Sep/10 2nd
with Pete Templar
teflonpete 12/Sep/10 Lead O/S

Whooping finish!

with Barry
Hidden 07/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Aug/10 2nd
cem 28/Aug/10 Lead rpt
C Mclean 27/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Kieran O' Sullivan
Hidden 27/Aug/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 26/Aug/10 Lead
david morse 26/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with siobhan
Hidden 16/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/10 2nd O/S
jonny taylor 12/Aug/10 Lead O/S

Moves above the break required some balls after placing plenty of ok gear.

Jim Gaffney 12/Aug/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Jim Slater 31/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Cragrat Rich 25/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Hardest of the E1's I did today. Sustained and hard-won gear of marginal quality on left trending upper half

TM_Horton 30/Jun/10 2nd O/S

another awesome barcud line GOD that place is awesome !

with ed
Jams Crwca 27/Jun/10 Lead O/S
spacey 15/May/10 2nd
Paul Evans 15/May/10 Lead
with spacey
Hidden 07/May/10 Lead rpt
djking1983 26/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Apr/10 2nd O/S
RobRock84 03/Jan/10 Lead rpt
with Steve Quinton
RobRock84 29/Sep/09 TR rpt
Hidden 17/Sep/09 Lead rpt
belay bunny turned bad 17/Sep/09 2nd rpt
with loundsy
Bullybones ?/Aug/09 Lead
Ed morris 25/Jul/09 2nd O/S

copious gear, nothing to desperate. nice.

with Ronan Kemp
brockers 25/May/09 2nd O/S

Great route. Lovely start, gets bold near the top. Wonderful

with Guido
Hidden 24/May/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/May/09 -
Hidden 24/May/09 2nd O/S
broc 24/May/09 2nd O/S
with Luke
Hidden 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Brown 10/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with Solo
RobRock84 22/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with Steve Quinton
d_meacher 20/Feb/09 Lead O/S
tweedcore 20/Feb/09 2nd O/S
scorpia97 15/Feb/09 Lead O/S
with Paul
Aaron Lines ??/2009 Lead
eagleopus 27/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Martin Skinner
Hidden 13/Sep/08 Lead dog
dan gibson 28/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with anna barnes
chris sm 20/Jul/08 Lead rpt
with Pippa Froggatt
tobydunford 17/Jul/08 TR O/S
with Harry Martin
imlycett 05/May/08 TR O/S

Felt exposed near top, lack of handholds.

with Steve Venton
MikeT ?/May/08 2nd O/S
with AW
Hidden 16/Apr/08 2nd O/S
Ben Harper 09/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Steven Mayor
Hidden 12/Nov/07 2nd rpt
Chris the Tall 12/Nov/07 Lead O/S

Found the bottom half fairly easy, so ended up go straight on when I should have jinked left

with Dave J
Ram MkiV 11/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with reeve
Dan 85 05/May/07 Lead O/S
with Luke
Graeme Hammond 05/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S
zcapxa5 08/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Adam Young
coffeepot 08/Apr/07 2nd
with jelaby
benjhans 05/Apr/07 2nd O/S
janegallwey ??/2007 Lead
crag_monster ?/Aug/06 Lead
Hidden 27/Jun/06 -
Hidden 05/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Marq 28/May/06 2nd O/S
with Daniel Dennehy
Boy ??/2006 -
irish paul ?/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with Ed
Hidden ?/Aug/05 Lead O/S
cem 30/Jul/05 2nd
with David T
ASchwirtz ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S
alex_th 10/Apr/04 Lead O/S
with Tim Riley, Will Frost
chris wyatt ??/2004 Lead
with gwyn evans
Dave Musgrove Jnr 11/Jun/01 Lead O/S
with Viv
Hidden ??/2001 -
belay bunny turned bad ??/2000 -
Hidden 14/Aug/99 Lead
chris sm 20/Jun/99 Lead O/S
with Dom Goodridge
Hidden 24/May/98 Lead
Rich Kirby ?/Apr/98 Lead O/S
with Hugh
Hidden 19/May/97 2nd O/S
RichardMc ?/Aug/96 Lead
with Steve Gould
Hidden 12/Jun/96 Lead
Hidden ??/1995 Lead
Andy Say 31/May/93 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1991 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1990 Lead O/S
Neil R 12/Jul/89 2nd
with Mark
eroica64 29/May/88 Lead
with Denis Crampton
jon 14/Jun/86 Lead
with H
Chris Craggs ??/1980 -
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