Rockfax Description
14m. The bottle-shaped crack needs some bottle (and knees) to start, then eases to give good jamming above. © Rockfax

petegunn 16/Feb 2nd
dynodean 29/Aug/16 Lead O/S

Painful hand jam to start!

with Alan
Hidden 28/Aug/16 2nd
Hidden 25/Jul/16 Solo O/S
RUDIN.J.D.H 23/May/16 2nd dog

Attempted to lead this and got shut down at the start. Robin showed me how to do it. Will have to come back and lead it .

with Robin silim , Ursula moore
Hidden 10/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Cassidy 10/Apr/16 2nd β
david_brookes 10/Apr/16 2nd
petegunn 08/Oct/15 Lead
with Davina
Hidden 08/Oct/15 Lead O/S
garyb1442 04/Oct/15 Lead β
with SJ, Adam Renwick
sarah hawker 10/Aug/15 Lead dnf

We gave it a thorough looking at, with ropes and gear and everything... But couldn't get in the crack

with bob
Alpenglow 04/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Interesting route

with Alice B
Hidden 24/May/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/May/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/May/15 2nd O/S
AmyG 02/May/15 Lead O/S

Hard start, had to come down and change body direction

robertmctague 06/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 06/Apr/15 Solo β
mikecollins 05/Apr/15 Lead rpt
el diablo 28/Mar/15 2nd
with Graham Stein
Tim Rodgers 15/Mar/15 2nd
Adamski1986 15/Mar/15 Lead O/S
andybirtwistle ??/2015 -
daftendirekt 12/Oct/14 Lead RP
David Woods 12/Oct/14 2nd
Klingon 20/Aug/14 Lead
with Clyde
robertmichaeladams 14/Jun/14 Lead
with Dave Bulley, Bex
JonnoP 14/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Zoe S
Nille 01/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Klingon 16/Mar/14 Lead
with Capt Kirk
Smelly Fox 19/Nov/13 Lead O/S
olekemi 18/Aug/13 Lead
with Mark G
oliverk 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Tim E, Dan
Hidden 30/Jun/13 2nd
watson.b 18/Jun/13 2nd O/S
with nicky
08nbrierley 18/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Jun/13 Lead
Tobes 10/Jun/13 Lead
with mejulie
Klingon 05/May/13 2nd
with Tony, Capt Kirk
Hidden 05/May/13 Lead
Hidden 04/May/13 2nd
Tightsgirl 15/Apr/13 2nd
arose 15/Apr/13 Lead

Hard to get off the ground

jazzyjackson 06/Sep/12 Lead
with stuart
stugreen75 06/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with Jase
michaelb1 ?/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Strenuous start with a hand jam. Good climbing after that, take lots of friends

redshapedfriday 26/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with tom anderson
malteserEd 25/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Jack Whiteley 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
smollett 27/May/12 Lead
with jurga
Jurga 27/May/12 2nd
with James
ksneds 16/Apr/12 Lead
with Mike T
Hidden 23/Feb/12 2nd
Phill_ Thompson ??/2012 Lead
ewan i 01/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with mark duggan
ewan i 01/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with mark duggan
Hidden 23/Oct/11 Lead O/S
sergio46 23/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Tim Clark
cat22 16/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Mike
klipkabouter 06/Oct/11 Lead
Timo Austino 04/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Chris with webbed feet
robertmichaeladams 21/Aug/11 2nd
with Lawrence
wence 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Somewhat strenuous off the ground

with Rob
Klingon 14/Jul/11 Lead dnf

Couldn't get onto face from crack. Too knackered.

with Capt Kirk
RhedwrMynydd 02/Jul/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/11 Lead β
Mark D 01/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Ewan Irvine, Laurence Everitt
Laurence Everitt 01/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Ewan Irvine, Mark D
Klingon 13/May/11 2nd

Tried to lead - couldn't start! Easy when you know how. Easy 2nd.

with John
sergio46 20/Mar/11 Lead O/S

Typical Northumberland start, first 2m boulder problem, and interesting move around bulge on the left.

with Walter
daWalt 20/Mar/11 2nd O/S
with serge
alan1234 ?/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Daniel Sutherland 26/Sep/10 Lead
with Chris
duncman 25/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Libby Kerr
Hidden 25/Aug/10 2nd
mattyork2 25/Aug/10 Lead O/S
nic42 24/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with dru
RuthC 24/Aug/10 2nd
Richard Alderton 08/Aug/10 2nd

Desperate start and no picnic higher up. Top end MVS 5a is fair enough. Thanks to Hayley for steering me away from the lead!

with Jon Lee
mikecollins 31/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with stg
Liam Ingram 31/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Nick DW
rnotman67 29/Jul/10 2nd
with Uncle Micky
shouter 28/Mar/10 Lead
Dr Toph 02/Mar/10 Solo O/S
ferdia 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Hertha
Hidden 10/May/09 Lead
Phill Mitch 02/May/09 Lead O/S

3 of us did this climb and all found it just about as hard as Magic flute!

with dave
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Solo
stukent 22/Mar/09 Lead
Ardginny 22/Mar/09 2nd O/S
jimstanton 22/Mar/09 Lead
with Christine
Boy ?/Mar/09 -
with Fiona Fullwood
Hidden 29/Jun/08 -
mshorter 14/Jun/08 Solo
beegsyboy 20/Jan/08 Lead O/S
with Sandy + Reinhart
odox ??/2008 -
victim of mathematics 26/Aug/07 2nd dog

Getting into the groove is Bastard hard with a capital B. I think the climbing above that was nice, but my arms were too busy not working to tell...

crossdressingrodney 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
andyandy 26/May/07 Lead
with Martina
chris2451 05/Apr/07 Lead O/S
dj_brigham05 05/Apr/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Oct/06 2nd RP
Hidden 22/Oct/06 Lead O/S
kevinknights 01/Jul/06 2nd dog

hard work!

with sasmojo
Matt Bill Platypus 01/Jul/06 2nd

Found the move onto the arete tricky. But once I had that it was pretty much OK.

sasmojo 01/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with kevinknghts/bill(matt)
curlymynci ?/Jun/06 -
with Kat & Maz
Hidden 27/May/06 Lead O/S
adam carless 27/May/06 2nd
Mr Pink 2 ??/2005 -
barney_edin 27/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with Penny
Ken Applegate 25/Oct/03 2nd
with Alan Duncan
Mark Davies PK ?/Aug/03 Solo O/S
with Fiend
Roget ?/Aug/02 Solo rpt
gypsy3006 ??/2000 -
Beardyman ??/2000 -
p.crooky#1 24/May/99 Lead
with Crotty
Hidden 06/Apr/99 Lead
craig h ?/May/98 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/Jul/93 Lead
kato'sdad ??/1992 Lead
with Bear Sports
Russell Lovett 08/Jun/91 Solo O/S
with alone
uphillnow ??/1990 -
Roget ?/Aug/89 2nd O/S
with chris jones, jim
Steve Crowe 27/Oct/85 Solo O/S
Martin Bennett 07/Feb/82 Solo
with Jerry Handren, Ron, JD
Paul Clarke ??/1980 -
with NUMC
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