Rockfax Description
10m. Traverse up the flake then step up to the break. Traverse this out to the arete and finish up this. © Rockfax

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Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
HarryBD 7 Sep Lead O/S Scary on hot rock
Scary on hot rock
robman 5 Sep Solo
kempy7 23 Aug Lead O/S
chlowilson 23 Aug 2nd
with kempy7
with kempy7
Mkomwilliams 23 Jul Lead
with ben davies
with ben davies
unfit 23 Jul 2nd O/S
with matt w
with matt w
robint12 29 Apr Lead
with Mike Tarr
with Mike Tarr
Derek Furze 29 Apr 2nd Quite hard!
Quite hard!
Hidden 14 Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Apr Lead β
tim-the-evans 14 Apr Lead β
Owen Johnson 26 Feb TR O/S
spidermonkey09 5 Jan Solo O/S
with TRFrost
with TRFrost
mrphilipoldham 17 Dec, 2018 Lead O/S Gear at 1/3 height and that was my lot. You’d better be a ballsy HS leader if you fancy this one!
Gear at 1/3 height and that was my lot. You’d better be a ballsy HS leader if you fancy this one!
HenryMeier 17 Dec, 2018 2nd rpt
AndrewP 4 Dec, 2018 2nd O/S
HenryMeier 4 Nov, 2018 2nd β
with j.kirby
with j.kirby
j.kirby 4 Nov, 2018 Lead
Trickett 23 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
with Colin Clayton
with Colin Clayton
Robin Nichols 2 Sep, 2018 Solo O/S
with Simon
with Simon
scarmichael 30 Jun, 2018 Lead rpt
Old Baldie 11 Jun, 2018 Lead
MartinJWood 11 Jun, 2018 2nd
Arky 7 Jun, 2018 Solo O/S Bloody scary for HS, finishing holds very grim!
Bloody scary for HS, finishing holds very grim!
Hidden 28 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
JendeHoxar 18 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Anne
with Anne
ninastirrup 5 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S
with Dad
with Dad
skinne 15 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S Quality little climb. HS/VS *shrug* The nut-nest in the pocket on the traverse are wobbly, even with offsets, probably better off with a hex, or a cam.
Quality little climb. HS/VS *shrug* The nut-nest in the pocket on the traverse are wobbly, even with offsets, probably better off with a hex, or a cam.
Rib1356 15 Oct, 2017 2nd
GaryM 15 Oct, 2017 Lead rpt Definitely VS
with Chris
Definitely VS
with Chris
Paul Figg 8 Oct, 2017 Solo
with Rachel Antill, Nick Clement
with Rachel Antill, Nick Clement
Roget 24 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
with jim
with jim
AndyMay 20 Jun, 2017 2nd
Will Hunt 20 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S Where do they bury the HS leaders who try this? Lethal. Led after holding Andy's fall which planted him on the Hovis starting block.
with AndyMay
Where do they bury the HS leaders who try this? Lethal. Led after holding Andy's fall which planted him on the Hovis starting block.
with AndyMay
Anne Fairbank 28 May, 2017 2nd Tried to lead but backed off after the traverse to the left
Tried to lead but backed off after the traverse to the left
markfairbank 28 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Flavio 6 May, 2017 Solo O/S
Wayne S 25 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 25 Mar, 2017 2nd β
sheelba 11 Mar, 2017 2nd
with Naomi
with Naomi
PaulHermes 10 Apr, 2016 Lead
with ebf
with ebf
ebf 10 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S Paul S led this. I went third with a very loose rope as was thinking about soloing it, but didn't in the end. VS in the new gritstone guidebook, rightly so. HS is inaccurate. Bold.
Paul S led this. I went third with a very loose rope as was thinking about soloing it, but didn't in the end. VS in the new gritstone guidebook, rightly so. HS is inaccurate. Bold.
pastep 10 Apr, 2016 Lead Run out at the top.
with ebf
Run out at the top.
with ebf
Daniel Duerden 10 Apr, 2016 Lead
John Kelly 27 Feb, 2016 Lead dnf serious for hard severe
with MB
serious for hard severe
with MB
K Mckay 10 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S Felt like VS
with Deb Barnes
Felt like VS
with Deb Barnes
Neil R 27 Sep, 2015 2nd
georgenvk 27 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
with Neil R
with Neil R
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 26 Sep, 2015 2nd O/S
with Rebecca
with Rebecca
Hidden 11 Aug, 2015 Lead
Wizzy 19 Jul, 2015 Solo O/S
Hidden 16 Jun, 2015 2nd
Hidden 16 Jun, 2015 Lead
gladys 16 Jun, 2015 Lead
Olli-C 10 May, 2015 2nd
Jono_1989 10 May, 2015 Solo O/S
samrad 4 May, 2015 Solo O/S
Rob84 4 May, 2015 Lead O/S Felt tough for VS and HS is a total sandbag. Great moves (you wouldn't argue with 4c) but a fair runout from the halfway gear to the next decent kit just before topping out
with mel_1
Felt tough for VS and HS is a total sandbag. Great moves (you wouldn't argue with 4c) but a fair runout from the halfway gear to the next decent kit just before topping out
with mel_1
Hidden 4 May, 2015 2nd
dmoir 18 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 11 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
with rich_hw
with rich_hw
rich_hw 11 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Apr, 2015 Lead
Hidden 8 Feb, 2015 Lead rpt
RKirke 5 Dec, 2014 Solo O/S
with Dan (Norwich), Niels, Alex the Alex
with Dan (Norwich), Niels, Alex the Alex
Hidden 4 Dec, 2014 Solo O/S
oread 23 Nov, 2014 Solo O/S
g1m147 23 Nov, 2014 Lead
with SteveX
with SteveX
Hidden 23 Nov, 2014 2nd
Hidden 11 Sep, 2014 Lead rpt
mikestr555 7 Sep, 2014 2nd
bobpilgrem 7 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
with Tom
with Tom
tompilgrem 7 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
tanssop 14 Jul, 2014 2nd
with Andy
with Andy
dpovey 31 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Cailey
with Cailey
Jules Lane 17 May, 2014 2nd O/S Very nice route. Worth 2 stars.
with Mynydd Richard W
Very nice route. Worth 2 stars.
with Mynydd Richard W
GrahamPlant 19 Apr, 2014 2nd
Luke Jones 19 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
scarmichael ?Apr, 2014 Lead O/S great position of climb
great position of climb
Hidden 9 Mar, 2014 2nd
Sut 28 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
Alex Thomson 5 Sep, 2013 2nd
with jenpen
with jenpen
Hidden 5 Sep, 2013 Lead
Hidden ?Sep, 2013 -
Hidden 17 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Jul, 2013 -
nick ferro 6 Jul, 2013 -
rbrookes2 6 Jul, 2013 2nd dnf
Hidden 6 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
kitkat78 16 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
with SteveM
with SteveM
SteveM 16 Jun, 2013 Lead
Hidden 25 May, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 May, 2013 2nd
Grant Fulton 19 May, 2013 Lead
duncana 6 May, 2013 2nd Pippa got out onto rib, with gear in horizontal break, but didn't want to finish (ground fall potential) and I had to tie off and go round and rescue.
with Pippa Archer
Pippa got out onto rib, with gear in horizontal break, but didn't want to finish (ground fall potential) and I had to tie off and go round and rescue.
with Pippa Archer
maumau 20 Apr, 2013 2nd O/S
chinkus303 1 Apr, 2013 2nd O/S
Rachel S 25 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S No gear after flake.
with Ian W
No gear after flake.
with Ian W
freemanTom 14 Oct, 2012 Lead Thought about Spellbinder but lack of gear and fingertip skin encouraged the easier option.
with Amy Till
Thought about Spellbinder but lack of gear and fingertip skin encouraged the easier option.
with Amy Till
Hidden 14 Oct, 2012 -
TRFrost 9 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
with D. Gledson
with D. Gledson
fatbuoybazza 15 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
with R.L.S, liv_the_div
with R.L.S, liv_the_div
Hidden 18 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
Simon Caldwell 18 Aug, 2012 2nd rpt Just as hard as last time!
with Lemming
Just as hard as last time!
with Lemming
MeMeMe 12 May, 2012 2nd
with lanky
with lanky
BaildonBanker 6 May, 2012 Lead O/S
with club
with club
lcullum7 28 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
with Alex Jamieson
with Alex Jamieson
chapmand 17 Mar, 2012 Lead
with Garson
with Garson
Hidden 17 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S
R Spisser 17 Mar, 2012 2nd O/S
Hidden ??, 2012 -
Hidden 22 Oct, 2011 2nd
Hidden 22 Oct, 2011 Lead
sjbrook 1 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
with Dave Richards, PMC
with Dave Richards, PMC
Dave Richards 1 Oct, 2011 2nd dog
with sjbrook
with sjbrook
Nigel Bond 11 Jul, 2011 Lead
with Bern Hardman
with Bern Hardman
MeMeMe 10 Jul, 2011 Solo
DaveAtkinson 26 Jun, 2011 2nd
with Haydn Keith, P.Cannon
with Haydn Keith, P.Cannon
Hidden 19 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
Neil Pacey 13 Mar, 2011 2nd rpt
Tanya Savage 13 Mar, 2011 Lead protection took a bit of searching for
protection took a bit of searching for
Hidden 5 Mar, 2011 Solo O/S
Conan 20 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
with Loz
with Loz
Hidden 7 Nov, 2010 2nd O/S
Bex_M 7 Nov, 2010 Lead dnf
with Claire Ellwood
with Claire Ellwood
climbingpixie 7 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S Gets HS 4b in the North England Rockfax and felt like a sandbag at that grade. Still no giveaway at VS 4b but a good route nonetheless.
with Pagan
Gets HS 4b in the North England Rockfax and felt like a sandbag at that grade. Still no giveaway at VS 4b but a good route nonetheless.
with Pagan
SteWatkins ?Sep, 2010 -
RuthC 3 Aug, 2010 2nd O/S
with Alain
with Alain
bencole ?Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with Andy
with Andy
phleppy 16 Apr, 2010 Solo Donwclimbed from slingsby`s chimney onit then realised i had to do it the right way, brilliant flake action!
Donwclimbed from slingsby`s chimney onit then realised i had to do it the right way, brilliant flake action!
bridget143 4 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with Duncan Frisch
with Duncan Frisch
WendyT 12 Dec, 2009 2nd O/S
with Neil Stabbs
with Neil Stabbs
Hidden 25 Sep, 2009 2nd
Simon Caldwell 2 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S Scary stuff. Not sure if I took the easiest line but it felt more like 4c than 4b.
with pebbles
Scary stuff. Not sure if I took the easiest line but it felt more like 4c than 4b.
with pebbles
pebbles 2 Aug, 2009 2nd harder than it looked from the ground - most of the promising looking jugs and edges were'nt
harder than it looked from the ground - most of the promising looking jugs and edges were'nt
Bennykr 26 Apr, 2009 Solo O/S
with dunnyg
with dunnyg
Seymore Butt ??, 2009 Solo
Simon Holden (LCandCC) ?Oct, 2008 2nd O/S
with Matt Gordon
with Matt Gordon
French Erick 27 Sep, 2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 20 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S
eldre070 26 May, 2008 Lead O/S
with Adam Burt
with Adam Burt
Adam1973 26 May, 2008 2nd rpt
Small and weak ?May, 2008 Solo back rope solo
back rope solo
Hidden 30 Aug, 2007 2nd O/S
Adam1973 7 Jul, 2007 Lead O/S
with jlury
with jlury
jlury 7 Jul, 2007 2nd
Neil Pacey 2 Jun, 2007 Lead rpt
Hidden 19 May, 2007 -
alaan 25 Feb, 2007 Solo O/S
Rob Davies 3 Feb, 2007 Lead
with Phil A
with Phil A
adamwesthead 2 Feb, 2007 Lead O/S
with Hoult
with Hoult
Nick Beckett ?Sep, 2006 Lead
with various
with various
@ndyM@rsh@ll 16 Jun, 2006 Lead O/S
mattnuttall 23 Apr, 2006 Lead O/S
with Hannah
with Hannah
Hidden 22 Apr, 2006 2nd
antroy 18 Sep, 2005 Lead
erica 17 Apr, 2005 2nd
John Brayshaw 17 Apr, 2005 Lead O/S
with erica
with erica
Martin Bennett 21 Apr, 2002 -
with NickH
with NickH
Mattyk 7 Apr, 2002 2nd
Mark Davies PK ?Mar, 2002 Lead O/S
with Fiend
with Fiend
Hidden 29 Aug, 2000 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Jan, 2000 2nd
Hidden 27 Mar, 1999 2nd
Hidden ??, 1999 Lead
Chris the Tall ?Jun, 1998 2nd
with Bill G
with Bill G
Dave Musgrove 12 Aug, 1997 Solo
Hidden 14 Jun, 1997 Lead
crater 23 Jun, 1996 2nd
Mick King 29 Apr, 1995 2nd
with Arran Deakin, Steve Lavender
with Arran Deakin, Steve Lavender
Andy Say 26 Mar, 1994 Solo
John Southworth 16 Nov, 1993 Solo
D Tempest 19 Sep, 1993 Solo O/S
with Rick
with Rick
Steve Crowe 23 May, 1993 Solo O/S
with karin
with karin
rob.grafton 4 May, 1993 2nd
with Bruce
with Bruce
tapley 8 Jun, 1992 Lead
with Alison Tapley
with Alison Tapley
Mick King 5 Oct, 1991 Lead
with Simon Walsh
with Simon Walsh
Mick King 25 Aug, 1991 Solo
Rich Kirby 28 Apr, 1991 Solo
with Andy Mackay
with Andy Mackay
crossleysm ??, 1991 Solo
goi.ashmore 1 Apr, 1989 Solo O/S
craig h ??, 1989 Solo O/S
Neil R 7 Aug, 1988 Lead
Neil R ??, 1988 Lead
Hidden ??, 1988 -
hazeysunshine ??, 1986 2nd O/S
GaryM ??, 1985 Lead O/S
with Dale
with Dale
Hammy 8 May, 1983 Solo
Nic Robinson ??, 1982 -
Hammy 29 May, 1979 Lead
with Jonathon Stacey
with Jonathon Stacey
Dave Musgrove 11 Nov, 1978 -
oldmanofmow ??, 1975 -
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Mid HVS
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High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
High S
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High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
High 4a
Mid 4a
Low 4a
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Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Soloed
Toproped
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
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