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8m. The wide fissure. © Rockfax

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Stuart Walker 15 Sep 2nd β
Jaomes 15 Sep Lead rpt
Hidden 23 Jul 2nd
HarryBD 23 Apr Lead O/S Gorgeous crack line, no hard moves really and good gear. Fun and games getting off the top.
with Penny
Gorgeous crack line, no hard moves really and good gear. Fun and games getting off the top.
with Penny
thetradlad 30 Mar Lead O/S
with Liz
with Liz
deacondeacon 24 Feb Lead O/S
mrphilipoldham 18 Jan Lead O/S
HenryMeier 18 Jan 2nd β
hwood1010 ?? -
Rob Jackson 2 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
with James Myers
with James Myers
Hidden 21 Aug, 2018 Lead
Will Hunt 21 Aug, 2018 2nd rpt
stevo smith 4 Aug, 2018 2nd
with Paul Alexander
with Paul Alexander
ebf 25 Jul, 2018 Lead Laybacked the first section, which is much easier than jamming it. Two pieces of gear (both friend 4s). Dory seconded more or less clean. Paul third.
with pastep, dory
Laybacked the first section, which is much easier than jamming it. Two pieces of gear (both friend 4s). Dory seconded more or less clean. Paul third.
with pastep, dory
Hidden 25 Jul, 2018 2nd
Flavio 29 May, 2018 Solo O/S
Davidlees215 17 May, 2018 2nd dog
Wendy Watthews 3 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
with Will Smith
with Will Smith
Wizzy 29 Jul, 2017 Solo O/S
noah 17 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S Great comfortable layback all the way up, shame it doesn't go on for longer
with HB
Great comfortable layback all the way up, shame it doesn't go on for longer
with HB
JayAyBee 25 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with NualaK
with NualaK
NualaK 25 May, 2017 2nd
Simon Caldwell 23 May, 2017 2nd rpt I'd forgotten what a pig this is! Good though. Laybacked more than when leading, which makes for a different experience.
with Lemming
I'd forgotten what a pig this is! Good though. Laybacked more than when leading, which makes for a different experience.
with Lemming
Hidden 23 May, 2017 2nd
J D Bird 23 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with HuckT
with HuckT
Hidden 23 May, 2017 Lead rpt
nathanhesslewood 13 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Luke Jones 24 May, 2016 2nd rpt
with LMC
with LMC
Jmpollard 21 Apr, 2016 2nd β
with Huw Goodall
with Huw Goodall
Hidden 21 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
will black 13 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
with seb, steffan
with seb, steffan
Razza 13 Mar, 2016 2nd
Hidden 14 Oct, 2015 Solo
Hidden 14 Oct, 2015 Solo
Keith Swainson 11 Jul, 2015 Solo O/S
with Matt Levick, James Turner
with Matt Levick, James Turner
georgehumphery ??, 2015 Lead
georgehumphery ??, 2015 Lead
georgehumphery ??, 2015 Lead fun but i still cant jam
fun but i still cant jam
Luke Jones 13 Aug, 2014 Lead dog
GrahamPlant 9 Aug, 2014 Lead
with Will Smith
with Will Smith
g1m147 9 Aug, 2014 2nd
with Mick.
with Mick.
Jody 31 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
ebf 23 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S I have led this several times, but clearly forgot to log them all. This time, the glory was with Will. :) Dory made a reasonable stab at it with a tight tope - well, he is only 7.
I have led this several times, but clearly forgot to log them all. This time, the glory was with Will. :) Dory made a reasonable stab at it with a tight tope - well, he is only 7.
Hidden 23 Jul, 2014 2nd dog
Hidden 18 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Apr, 2014 Solo rpt
Hidden 15 Apr, 2014 Solo rpt
Hidden ?Mar, 2014 Lead
jacobjacob 23 Aug, 2013 Solo O/S
Dino Dave 14 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with Dad
with Dad
ralphio 5 Jul, 2013 Lead Given 4b in the guidebook. Felt 4c to me, couldn't make my mind up whether to Jam or Layback. Managed a combination of the two in the end. Moves fairly secure once committed and good gear.
Given 4b in the guidebook. Felt 4c to me, couldn't make my mind up whether to Jam or Layback. Managed a combination of the two in the end. Moves fairly secure once committed and good gear.
maumau 5 Jul, 2013 2nd dog
maria85 25 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Rob Cooper, Jules
with Rob Cooper, Jules
fast eddie ?Jun, 2013 Lead rpt Had seconded it years ago. Easier than I remember.
Had seconded it years ago. Easier than I remember.
David_Gledson 25 May, 2013 Lead O/S
with TRFrost
with TRFrost
Rob Davies 25 Apr, 2013 2nd
with Dave Rimmer, Phil A
with Dave Rimmer, Phil A
Hidden 23 Apr, 2013 2nd
Hidden ??, 2013 Lead O/S
Teappleby ??, 2013 Lead
with max
with max
richardw87 14 Aug, 2012 TR O/S looks far more intimidating than it is...next to lead it (need some larger cams)!!
looks far more intimidating than it is...next to lead it (need some larger cams)!!
zebster 14 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
adamwesthead 14 Jul, 2012 2nd rpt
with zebster
with zebster
thedatastream 18 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S Fun. Good laybacking and jamming with bomber big gear.
with vix
Fun. Good laybacking and jamming with bomber big gear.
with vix
vix 18 Jun, 2012 2nd rpt
Hidden 21 May, 2012 Lead O/S
kitch22 1 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
with Will McEvoy
with Will McEvoy
mattwilk 25 Feb, 2012 2nd O/S
robman 18 Aug, 2011 2nd rpt
jonnyboy 18 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with robman
with robman
tom.n.walker 13 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
petekeron ?Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Matt Haycock
with Matt Haycock
joshen 22 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
kitkat78 7 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
with SteveM
with SteveM
SteveM 7 Jun, 2011 Lead
PaulHermes 27 Apr, 2011 AltLd
with Amy Hermes, woody vcc
with Amy Hermes, woody vcc
Liam_Peoples 14 Apr, 2011 TR O/S
vix 14 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S Lovely layback once I comitted (no way I could have jammed it), bigger gear would have helped
with Liam_Peoples, Chuck
Lovely layback once I comitted (no way I could have jammed it), bigger gear would have helped
with Liam_Peoples, Chuck
markalmack 9 Apr, 2011 Solo O/S
al jackson ?Apr, 2011 Lead
dkd ??, 2011 Lead
with Karl
with Karl
Hidden 22 Aug, 2010 TR
Andy Hudson 22 Aug, 2010 TR
with Tony G
with Tony G
Hidden 10 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
dkd 21 Jun, 2010 Lead
with karly54
with karly54
Hidden 21 Jun, 2010 2nd
ojp 18 Jun, 2010 2nd
Dave Foster 18 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with Si
with Si
Hidden 3 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
ChrisMilner ?Jun, 2010 2nd β
Greg Boswell 17 May, 2010 -
cadmonkeysmith 8 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Kieran
with Kieran
christensena 5 May, 2010 TR O/S
fionaholt ?May, 2010 2nd
with jonny
with jonny
nick ferro 28 Apr, 2010 -
Jonny_86 28 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S great
great
Matt_L_Robinson 26 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with conor cussel
with conor cussel
Ewan Russell 26 Apr, 2010 Solo O/S
with Myself!
with Myself!
Hidden 26 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
vincentchopper 24 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
with cjbaker
with cjbaker
cjbaker 24 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
pwilkie 13 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
kdlauder 20 Feb, 2010 -
with Andy H
with Andy H
CragDog ??, 2010 Lead
RossG ??, 2010 -
Will Hunt 18 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S Pretty low end VS I thought if you've got the heavy metal (Number 4 friend is adequate. Add in a number 5 friend for added relaxation). Each move is interspersed by a big old rest to pop in even more gear if you want!
with Duncan Kaye
Pretty low end VS I thought if you've got the heavy metal (Number 4 friend is adequate. Add in a number 5 friend for added relaxation). Each move is interspersed by a big old rest to pop in even more gear if you want!
with Duncan Kaye
Hidden 16 Aug, 2009 Sent
jak.kelly 12 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Dave Lacey 12 Aug, 2009 2nd rpt
Rich Kawecki 5 Aug, 2009 2nd O/S layback to right, positive holds
with Pauls
layback to right, positive holds
with Pauls
adamwesthead 20 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with zebster
with zebster
zebster 20 Jul, 2009 2nd
Kirk 8 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
with Peri, Skenders
with Peri, Skenders
pebbles 8 Jul, 2009 2nd rpt kirks lead
with kirk skenders
kirks lead
with kirk skenders
Will Smith 26 May, 2009 2nd O/S
with Peri and Crofty
with Peri and Crofty
Crofty 26 May, 2009 Lead O/S Peri left a bit of gear in for me. Best laybacked.
with Pebbles and Will
Peri left a bit of gear in for me. Best laybacked.
with Pebbles and Will
pebbles 26 May, 2009 Lead dog One fall. probably best laybacked, but I didnt. Arm bar, knee bar combos provided much fun, specially when I got my knee stuck. Whoever thought this crack is boot width must wear size 10 police boots!
with crofty, will
One fall. probably best laybacked, but I didnt. Arm bar, knee bar combos provided much fun, specially when I got my knee stuck. Whoever thought this crack is boot width must wear size 10 police boots!
with crofty, will
reinschgm 29 Apr, 2009 2nd rpt Great Route, laybacked
with Bennykr
Great Route, laybacked
with Bennykr
Bennykr 29 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Apr, 2009 2nd
thinair48 ?Mar, 2009 Lead
with Ben Stone
with Ben Stone
AlistairB 28 Feb, 2009 Lead O/S
with John
with John
Hidden 3 May, 2008 Lead O/S
MeMeMe 1 May, 2008 Lead rpt Size 9 rockcentrics fit well, or big cams (bigger than whatever size Bob has). Smaller hexcentrics for the belay.
with Simon
Size 9 rockcentrics fit well, or big cams (bigger than whatever size Bob has). Smaller hexcentrics for the belay.
with Simon
Small and weak ?Oct, 2007 Solo back rope solo
back rope solo
Hidden 27 Aug, 2007 2nd
duzinga 1 Aug, 2007 2nd O/S
davetigger 5 Jul, 2007 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 27 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S Thrutchtastic!
with Carmen and Richard
Thrutchtastic!
with Carmen and Richard
Hidden 27 Jun, 2007 2nd O/S
jugglingeek ?Jun, 2007 2nd β What a totally wicked climb. I would like to lead it one day. Need to take a MASSIVE cam with me though. It should defiantly be done as a lay-back. Not jamming.
with will
What a totally wicked climb. I would like to lead it one day. Need to take a MASSIVE cam with me though. It should defiantly be done as a lay-back. Not jamming.
with will
mje1398 10 May, 2007 2nd O/S
with John M
with John M
Benwa 5 Apr, 2007 2nd O/S Lovely Stuff
with Alex Hyslop
Lovely Stuff
with Alex Hyslop
Hidden ??, 2007 Lead O/S
Nick Taylor ?Nov, 2006 -
reapey 15 Aug, 2006 2nd
with wayne
with wayne
Andy Hudson 3 Jun, 2006 TR
with Ridge
with Ridge
Hidden 3 Jun, 2006 TR
Hidden 11 May, 2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Aug, 2005 Lead O/S
Hidden ?May, 2005 2nd
Hidden 16 May, 2004 Lead O/S
Andy S ?Mar, 2004 2nd O/S
stevo smith 17 Feb, 2004 Lead O/S Only got 1 piece of gear in.
Only got 1 piece of gear in.
Brown 6 Feb, 2004 Solo O/S
with Paul Horabin
with Paul Horabin
stevo smith ?Feb, 2004 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2004 -
Hidden 18 Oct, 2003 Lead O/S
adam carless ?Aug, 2003 2nd rpt
Hidden ?Aug, 2003 Lead
antroy 1 Jul, 2003 Lead
adam carless ?Jun, 2003 2nd O/S Did it wearing approach shoes due to the name of the route - a big mistake, managed to get both shoes firmly wedged in the crack just after the dog leg. Much hilarity ensued as I realised I couldn't fall off or remove my feet from the crack.
with nick smith
Did it wearing approach shoes due to the name of the route - a big mistake, managed to get both shoes firmly wedged in the crack just after the dog leg. Much hilarity ensued as I realised I couldn't fall off or remove my feet from the crack.
with nick smith
Hidden ??, 2003 Lead
Hidden 22 May, 2002 2nd O/S
shoulders 16 May, 2002 Lead
with joules
with joules
Mark Davies PK ?Apr, 2002 2nd
with Fiend
with Fiend
Hidden ??, 2002 Lead
ClimberJimmyB ??, 2002 Lead O/S
Alan Scowcroft 27 Jul, 2001 Lead O/S
chrishedgehog 28 Jun, 2001 Lead
with Clare Wilkie
with Clare Wilkie
Antoine1 24 Jun, 2001 Lead
with Reg
with Reg
Andy Say 23 May, 2001 Solo
Mattyk 22 May, 2001 Lead O/S Loved it so much went back next day and did it again
with Tim Kavanagh
Loved it so much went back next day and did it again
with Tim Kavanagh
Hidden 1 May, 2001 Lead O/S
davetigger 5 Mar, 2001 Lead O/S
Pete Pozman ??, 2001 -
with Rob Stone, John Byrne, Pete Crosby
with Rob Stone, John Byrne, Pete Crosby
Just Another Dave ??, 2001 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2001 2nd O/S
tedburt 4 Jun, 2000 2nd rpt
with LUUMS
with LUUMS
Hidden ??, 2000 -
gypsy3006 ??, 2000 Solo
Phil West 25 Jul, 1999 Lead O/S
with Steve Wild
with Steve Wild
Climbster 16 May, 1999 Sent O/S
Hidden 11 Apr, 1999 2nd
TobyA ?Apr, 1999 Lead O/S
with Jim
with Jim
tedburt ?Mar, 1999 2nd O/S
with LUUMS
with LUUMS
Hidden ??, 1998 Lead
jfmchivall ??, 1998 -
John Southworth 26 Apr, 1994 Solo O/S
Roget 14 Sep, 1991 Solo O/S
with Jonathan T
with Jonathan T
rob.grafton 10 Sep, 1991 -
with Bruce
with Bruce
Neil R 17 Mar, 1990 Solo
RichardMc 25 Sep, 1987 Solo
with Dave Langmead
with Dave Langmead
Pete Pozman 4 Jun, 1987 Lead rpt
with John Byrne
with John Byrne
mikej 26 Aug, 1985 2nd
with Mike Byles
with Mike Byles
Hidden ??, 1985 Solo
Chris Terrey ?Dec, 1979 2nd
with Mike Morrison
with Mike Morrison
Hidden 25 Jul, 1978 Lead
Hidden 28 Aug, 1976 Solo
Howard Dixon ??, 1976 Solo
mikej 6 May, 1975 Lead
with Geoff Williams
with Geoff Williams
D Tempest 15 Sep, 1973 Solo
with Chris, Rick
with Chris, Rick
mikej 11 Jun, 1972 Solo
with Barbara Sharratt, John Bickerdike
with Barbara Sharratt, John Bickerdike
Hidden ??, 1971 Lead
Dave Musgrove ??, 1970 Lead Soloed many times since
Soloed many times since
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