Rockfax Description
FA. Phillipe Osbourne 1995 © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
The left arete on the Escalator buttress. Powerful moves between good breaks. Sadly escapable towards the top.

Phillipe Osbourne, David Maudsley 15/Jan/1995

markalmack 29/Dec/16 Solo O/S
Anti-faff 17/Oct/16 Lead G/U

Really nice route if a little eliminate at the top. Fell off the last move the other day but managed to get it this time. Was pretty straightforward with the right sequence.

with Mike
topsyturvy 25/Jul/16 Lead O/S

easier than its neighbour

dakidunn 25/Jul/16 2nd
with Tris
Hidden 16/Jul/16 2nd
nick ferro 16/Jul/16 Lead O/S
David_Gledson 07/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Alan
petegunn 31/Jul/15 2nd
Hidden 31/Jul/15 2nd O/S
owain-1978 31/Jul/15 Lead
with Pete, davina
MartinJWood 15/Jun/15 TR dog

Struggled at the top again. Used undercut/pinch btw the arete and Space Truckin. Off route perhaps?

Hidden 20/May/15 TR O/S
markfairbank 13/May/15 Lead β
with Harry Middleton
Olli-C 07/Sep/14 Lead O/S


Jono_LS16 ?/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Matthew Ferrier 15/Jul/14 2nd rpt
Calum Wadsworth 15/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Really nice.

with Matt F
Hidden 08/Jun/14 Solo O/S
robertmichaeladams 26/May/14 Lead
with Dave Bulley
Hidden 18/May/14 Lead O/S
petellis 01/Mar/14 Lead rpt

Some numb hands and a bit of a rest out left - cheaty cheaty....

with The short fuse, Cleric James Koran
Matthew Ferrier 12/Sep/13 Solo O/S

Pretty cool reaches.

with My Mum
SteveM 31/Aug/13 Lead
with Kat
kitkat78 31/Aug/13 2nd dog
with SteveM
oread 26/Aug/13 Solo O/S

Over a mat

Jimmy1976 09/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Had to step around the arÍte and finish up the left side of the arÍte.

with Simon
Simonj 09/Jul/13 2nd dog
with jim
elCapitano 03/Jun/13 Solo O/S
with Patch
Hidden 06/May/13 Lead O/S
Tony Roberts 04/Sep/12 TR dnf
MartinJWood 04/Sep/12 TR dnf

Slipped off at the top. It was getting dark and that's my excuse!

freemanTom 02/May/12 Lead O/S

Started up arete finished on space truckin

with Callum
Wil.Hooke 01/Mar/12 Lead RP
with Frost
TRFrost 01/Mar/12 Lead
with W. Hooke
robman 10/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Tash
Bloke on a Rope 10/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Matt
Hidden 26/Apr/11 2nd
Hidden 23/Jun/10 Lead O/S
manmike 23/Jun/10 -
mikecollins 23/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with manmike, stg
jkarran 04/May/10 Lead

So good!

with Grant, Jim
Hidden 04/May/10 Lead O/S
GrantB 04/May/10 Lead
with James
petellis 30/Nov/08 2nd
Dave Warburton 11/Nov/07 Solo O/S

This was my second route on Grit, and i fully expirenced the friction it provides for your feet. Amazing.

petellis 01/May/07 Lead O/S
Stone Muppet ??/2005 -
Brown 29/Aug/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2004 Sent O/S
Hidden ?/Aug/03 TR
Roget ??/2003 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/02 Solo O/S
Climbster 16/Apr/00 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2000 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Feb/99 Solo O/S
Paul Clarke ??/1995 -
Steve Crowe ?/Nov/91 Solo O/S

Checking about 50 routes for the new guide

with KM
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