Rockfax Description
From the arch swing out right and up to the edges low on the break of Oedipus. Possibly as hard as f7A for those shorter than around 5'9". © Rockfax

Hidden 14/Jan Sent dnf
amccann 14/Jan Sent rpt
Hidden 12/Dec/17 Sent x
Jamiewalkerjones 19/Nov/17 Sent
FeargalR 19/Nov/17 Sent
Hidden 25/Oct/17 Sent
TGreen 15/Oct/17 Sent rpt
JoshShaw 20/Sep/17 Sent
with Will, Felix
WilliamRupp 20/Sep/17 Sent
FelixJT 20/Sep/17 Sent dnf
Bristoldave 02/Apr/17 Sent O/S
OliverF 02/Apr/17 Sent O/S
JoeFoster59 04/Mar/17 Sent x

Harder than the traverse? Im 6ft so I could do this but not the traverse bit disappointed because the traverse looked so much more fun but ill be back. This was still fun but the traverse looked better

with Shaun, dan_o_b, Freddie
dan_o_b 04/Mar/17 Sent rpt
TomRiddelsdell 18/Feb/17 Sent x
Hidden 18/Feb/17 2nd rpt
Liam Ingram 18/Feb/17 Sent x
Roberttaylor 18/Feb/17 Sent x
nickb1 18/Feb/17 Sent
islandlynx 18/Feb/17 Sent O/S

f6A for the tall

AxelC 18/Feb/17 Sent
abathingjames 05/Feb/17 Sent β
Mr Wild 04/Feb/17 Sent O/S
JCAshman 20/Jan/17 Lead RP
Capricorn One 14/Jan/17 Sent
with Aline, Krystoff
davidw 14/Jan/17 -
Hidden 14/Jan/17 Sent O/S
Bethangriffith 30/Dec/16 Sent dnf
bendevonport 30/Dec/16 Sent
dan_o_b 26/Dec/16 Sent rpt

First go today...

bobstones 04/Dec/16 Sent
James rogers86 03/Dec/16 Sent

i am only 5'8'' and the guide book says if your sorter than 5'9'' it possibly pushes the grade up to 7a!

TGreen 19/Nov/16 Sent O/S
Jody 19/Nov/16 Sent β

Very height dependent

with Tony
Hidden 19/Nov/16 Sent β
bobska 13/Nov/16 Sent
with jh305
jh305 13/Nov/16 Sent x
James_L88 05/Nov/16 Sent β
with Charlie Cooley, Alex North, Debbie Hoskins, Karl Gregory, Karyn Anderson, Kat Day
Radical-G 29/Oct/16 Sent O/S
luke384 09/Oct/16 Sent x
with matty
Mattlamb90 09/Oct/16 Sent x
with Ryan, Luke
davewsargent ?/Aug/16 -
with andy neath
davewsargent 19/Jun/16 Sent
PeteWilson 17/May/16 Sent O/S
ashtond6 09/Apr/16 Sent β


DavidPC 05/Apr/16 Sent

Felt hard for me but Nigel flew up it.

with Nigel Cooper
Hidden 30/Jan/16 Sent dnf
Jack93 23/Jan/16 Sent x
amccann 16/Jan/16 Sent rpt
benkelsey 16/Jan/16 Sent O/S
pete1993 16/Jan/16 Sent

to start oedipus ring your mother, nowhere near 6b+ if you are tall

with Ben
Calum Wadsworth 16/Jan/16 Sent β
with Jake Gresham, Matt Lyons, Ben Stoker, Ruairidh Wadsworth
franhammond92 16/Jan/16 Sent O/S

Not even a little bit 6B+. I'd say solid 6A personally but maybe its all in the reach

david.pearmain 22/Nov/15 Sent

great fun, as long as your 5 ft 10 or above...

radioshed 21/Nov/15 Sent
jacob shieldhouse hadley 03/Oct/15 Solo O/S
with paddy
dom94 21/Apr/15 Sent
amccann 21/Apr/15 Sent x
Hidden 28/Feb/15 Sent x
UBMC 28/Feb/15 Sent
adam.wood 28/Feb/15 Sent O/S
with UBMC, Henry Jeffreys
Robin Nichols 03/Feb/15 Sent O/S
with Jemma
oread 18/Jan/15 Sent β
dan_o_b ??/2015 Sent O/S
Jack J Keogan 31/Dec/14 Sent x
Hidden 29/Dec/14 Sent
tebs 06/Dec/14 Sent rpt
with Andy P, Rich
Hidden 02/Nov/14 Sent rpt
Hidden 01/Nov/14 Sent
dswansonlow 12/Oct/14 Sent O/S
andy jennings 12/Oct/14 Sent x
Hidden 16/Mar/14 Sent x
david morse 16/Mar/14 Sent rpt

Font 5 if you're tall...

with Weekend team
kermit_uk 16/Feb/14 Sent x
owenhancock22 11/Jan/14 Sent x
marcduhig 11/Jan/14 Sent O/S
with Bob, Owen
bobstones 11/Jan/14 Sent x
Hidden 30/Nov/13 Sent rpt
James Oakes 30/Nov/13 Sent
Hidden ?/Nov/13 Sent
Eddie Shelbourne 13/Jul/13 Sent
marcduhig 08/Jun/13 Sent O/S
with Steve G
mshorter 17/May/13 Sent O/S
ctbaird 17/May/13 Sent x
WillDoyle 03/Apr/13 Sent dnf
Coops_13 09/Feb/13 Sent dnf

Had to go for crimp dynamically and couldn't quite latch

with Jake Duddy, Chris Harding, Patrick Hill, Harry Thorpe
grubes 02/Feb/13 Sent x

another one finally ticked!

with bex, Nick
Hidden 12/Jan/13 Sent
Hidden ??/2013 -
rustaldo 03/Nov/12 Sent x
Hidden 22/Sep/12 Sent
Matt JM Stevens 21/Aug/12 Sent
Hidden 21/Aug/12 Sent x
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 24/Jul/12 Sent rpt
sjr 22/Jul/12 Sent x
with Ieuan
ieuanr 22/Jul/12 Sent dnf

Got the crux and up onto the crimps below the final flake before shredded and bloody fingers let me down on the top crimps. Next time.

with Sam
al123 30/Apr/12 Sent
Morwood 25/Feb/12 Sent x
BGoodman 05/Feb/12 Sent x
rich_hw 04/Feb/12 Sent x
Graeme Hammond 04/Feb/12 Sent rpt
al123 04/Feb/12 Sent β
with richard
mic_b 16/Jan/12 Sent O/S
with Heidi
Hidden 02/Jan/12 Sent O/S
dyno_king ??/2012 -
ASchwirtz 22/Dec/11 Sent x
with Tom Wainwrite
Dan Geh 18/Dec/11 Sent x
tgeh 18/Dec/11 Sent x
with dan geh
Ally Smith 15/Oct/11 Sent
Dan Lane 15/Oct/11 Sent O/S

I love being tall with a big armspan...

with Luke Donaldson
Hidden 15/Oct/11 Sent O/S
chiverstom 08/Oct/11 Sent x
hellboundblr 04/Sep/11 Sent
Jimbo C 11/Aug/11 Sent
Hidden 26/Jun/11 Sent O/S
akhughes 14/Apr/11 Sent O/S
Hidden 13/Apr/11 Sent x
Ed morris 20/Mar/11 Sent x

3rd go

Lordcarr 09/Jan/11 Sent x
with Mark Wilson
Hidden 08/Jan/11 Sent
cymjt ??/2011 -
PeteH 19/Dec/10 Sent O/S

Way easier than the Oedipus traverse, don't know why it gets harder on here?

eddy-on-the-rocks 05/Oct/10 Sent x

Distracted Lloyd off the rock

Luke_Dickens ?/Oct/10 -
Somerset swede basher 29/Aug/10 Sent x
with Sarah, Bernie and Lawrence
r@bag 29/Aug/10 Sent x
Hidden 14/Feb/10 Sent
DaveFidler 14/Feb/10 Sent rpt
Hidden 31/Jan/10 Sent
Hidden 30/Jan/10 Sent x
mark20 28/Jan/10 Sent x
Graeme Hammond 23/Jan/10 Sent x
with Remus
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 03/Jan/10 Sent
Hidden ??/2010 Solo
James Oswald ??/2010 -

Awesome! Pretty small hold which you dyno for! Needs lots of momentum!

nathanlee 06/Dec/09 Sent x
Chris_barr 05/Dec/09 Sent O/S
with Aiden, James
Andy Barratt 30/Sep/09 Sent
paul__in_sheffield 13/Jun/09 Sent O/S
with Noodle
Daniel Wicks 26/Mar/09 Sent x
with Siddle
Twisty 07/Mar/09 Sent rpt
Hidden 04/Feb/09 Sent x
Hidden 04/Feb/09 Sent x
MorganPreece 31/Jan/09 Sent
with Jim
Twisty 17/Jan/09 Sent O/S

Did both variations with the long reach, and the other with the moves out to the left. Down climbed to keep the onsight for Ring your mother

Nicos 10/Jan/09 Sent O/S
with john crook
DaveFidler ??/2009 Sent O/S
Jeronimo 16/Dec/08 Sent O/S
sam8oy 16/Dec/08 Sent O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/08 Sent
Hidden 06/Oct/08 Sent O/S
tumbling wizard ?/Oct/08 -
joe larner 29/May/08 Sent O/S
Strong Steve 23/Feb/08 Sent x
mattyork2 27/Jan/08 Sent x
with Melissa Christey
Hidden 11/Nov/07 Sent O/S
Hidden 21/Oct/07 Sent x
Hidden 07/Oct/07 Sent O/S
OffshoreAndy 15/Sep/07 Sent
dmoir 02/Apr/07 Sent
dannyboy83 ?/Apr/07 Sent O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Boy ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 Sent β
Birdo ??/2006 -
with Dave Bird
Hidden ?/Sep/05 Sent x
Pythonist ??/2005 Sent O/S
brownie mike ??/2005 -
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 15/Apr/04 Sent x
Hidden ?/Mar/99 -
RossG123 ??/1999 Sent
Hidden ?/Jul/98 -
Roget ?/Oct/97 Solo rpt
Laramadness ??/1995 Sent
whispering nic ?/Mar/94 -
with Ali W
craig d ??/1993 -
Hidden ??/1989 -
Seb Grieve ??/1988 Solo O/S

Super easy if you are tall. Can climb up and down.

High f6C
Mid f6C
Low f6C
High f6B+
Mid f6B+
Low f6B+
High f6B
Mid f6B
Low f6B
Votes cast 22
Votes cast 17
Style of ascent
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Flashed (β)
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