Rockfax Description
12m. An awkward narrowing fissure shrinks from a thin chimney to a wide crack. Once the good jams arrive, things ease. © Rockfax

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Moody Loner 12 Jan Lead O/S
Tom Livingstone 18 Nov, 2019 Solo O/S
Andy Moles 10 Oct, 2019 Solo
with ferdia
with ferdia
ferdia 9 Oct, 2019 Solo O/S
SEDaniels 26 Aug, 2019 Lead O/S Hard for HS!
Hard for HS!
hetheringtom 26 Aug, 2019 2nd dog
C coldwell-storry 17 Aug, 2019 Solo O/S
with rob lay
with rob lay
ClareM.123 8 Aug, 2019 2nd
with joem
with joem
joem 8 Aug, 2019 Lead RP
AndyGriffiths 29 Jun, 2019 2nd
David Cooper 29 Jun, 2019 Lead O/S Jam sandwiches
Jam sandwiches
tclewis 10 Jun, 2019 Solo Great route. Wouldn't recomend learning to jam without a rope though. Well scary!
Great route. Wouldn't recomend learning to jam without a rope though. Well scary!
Hidden 31 May, 2019 -
WillRhodes 12 May, 2019 Lead O/S Ace. Far better than expected.
with Andy Swann
Ace. Far better than expected.
with Andy Swann
cocomosey 4 May, 2019 2nd O/S Felt tricky for HS. Managed some ok hand jams and even a thigh, but never felt very secure.
Felt tricky for HS. Managed some ok hand jams and even a thigh, but never felt very secure.
laurasmitton 24 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
bryan p 25 Jul, 2018 -
with Sue
with Sue
AJMullen 19 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S Decent route
Decent route
tsjx 8 Jul, 2018 Lead dog
with John Mc
with John Mc
Rob McGurk 17 Jun, 2018 Lead rpt
with Ryan
with Ryan
JackRamsden7 ?Jun, 2018 Solo
michaelb1 20 May, 2018 Lead Brilliant climbing on good jams
with J Herb
Brilliant climbing on good jams
with J Herb
nickb1 6 May, 2018 Solo rpt
nickb1 6 May, 2018 Solo rpt
holly138 5 May, 2018 2nd
with Tom B
with Tom B
holly138 5 May, 2018 Sent x
with nickb1
with nickb1
nickb1 5 May, 2018 2nd O/S
with holly138, tom b
with holly138, tom b
alanp1992 22 Apr, 2018 2nd
Adam.Watson 22 Apr, 2018 2nd
with OLGrady
with OLGrady
OLGrady 22 Apr, 2018 Lead
with Joe Mccarty , Adam.Watson
with Joe Mccarty , Adam.Watson
Rob McGurk 22 Apr, 2018 Lead β Have belayed an attempt on this before. Great crack climbing!
Have belayed an attempt on this before. Great crack climbing!
parker_climbs 20 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
Oliver Smaje 27 Jan, 2018 Solo β Watched Conor.
Watched Conor.
Sophie_8419 27 Jan, 2018 2nd
Conor Nally 27 Jan, 2018 Lead
Chad123 11 Nov, 2017 2nd O/S Thought it was about time I put a harness on after just being a boulderer these days, HS 4b? Ha ha ha, that’s a good one, would get HVS5a most places except in the county!
with sgl, Ben, Viv
Thought it was about time I put a harness on after just being a boulderer these days, HS 4b? Ha ha ha, that’s a good one, would get HVS5a most places except in the county!
with sgl, Ben, Viv
Richard Alderton 27 Oct, 2017 2nd β
with Al
with Al
manuelabucci 13 Aug, 2017 Lead
kdlauder 13 Aug, 2017 2nd β
Jake Young 29 Jul, 2017 Solo O/S
papashango 2 Jul, 2017 2nd
with Simon
with Simon
scoth 3 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S sweaty jams, made it feel VS
with Franklin
sweaty jams, made it feel VS
with Franklin
Anne Fairbank 23 Apr, 2017 Lead dog
Jurga 15 Apr, 2017 2nd
with Andy W
with Andy W
acuinu__ 9 Apr, 2017 2nd β My first ever trad route!! Super fun seconding this and getting to work a chimney a little and hand jam a little...
My first ever trad route!! Super fun seconding this and getting to work a chimney a little and hand jam a little...
Skotch85 9 Apr, 2017 Lead β Interesting climb. Especially when you're new to crackclimbing.
Interesting climb. Especially when you're new to crackclimbing.
Luke Bray 20 Mar, 2017 Lead dog Harder than I thought. Probably due to poor jamming skills...
Harder than I thought. Probably due to poor jamming skills...
purkle 22 Dec, 2016 2nd Hard for the grade! Fell getting out of the chimney onto the face then failed to get a single good jam (midway btwn hand size and fist size for me) so had to layback to the top jugs. Need to practise different kinds of hand jams!!!
with Euan Maharg
Hard for the grade! Fell getting out of the chimney onto the face then failed to get a single good jam (midway btwn hand size and fist size for me) so had to layback to the top jugs. Need to practise different kinds of hand jams!!!
with Euan Maharg
dynodean 29 Aug, 2016 2nd β Good hand jams towards top
with Alan
Good hand jams towards top
with Alan
Hidden 28 Aug, 2016 Lead
Flavio 26 Mar, 2016 Solo O/S
Hidden 26 Mar, 2016 Solo β
Hidden 10 Mar, 2016 Lead
Hidden ?Dec, 2015 Solo
petegunn 8 Oct, 2015 2nd
Hidden 8 Oct, 2015 Lead rpt
Adamski1986 4 Oct, 2015 2nd
garyb1442 4 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
Alpenglow 3 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
with Adam M
with Adam M
Hidden 24 May, 2015 Lead O/S
EBailey 24 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Gambit 9 May, 2015 Lead O/S A struggle
with George, gilesf, Cheryl, Jason
A struggle
with George, gilesf, Cheryl, Jason
noemie5438 2 May, 2015 2nd
with AmyG
with AmyG
AmyG 2 May, 2015 Lead O/S
eaf4 ?May, 2015 -
jonnie3430 11 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
with Will
with Will
Hidden 11 Apr, 2015 Lead
robertmctague 6 Apr, 2015 Solo O/S
eaf4 20 Mar, 2015 Solo dnf Fannied out, didn't trust my jams
Fannied out, didn't trust my jams
Dr Toph 4 Mar, 2015 Solo O/S
andybirtwistle ??, 2015 -
donwito 23 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
daftendirekt 23 Nov, 2014 2nd O/S
with Steven Banham, kurtains
with Steven Banham, kurtains
Sara 25 Oct, 2014 2nd
HaddRoots 25 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
MightyStew 25 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
with Sara
with Sara
James90 25 Oct, 2014 Lead rpt
stuart34 31 Aug, 2014 Solo O/S
with Doug the thug, Adam Russell
with Doug the thug, Adam Russell
PeteWilson 25 Aug, 2014 2nd O/S
with John P
with John P
JonnoP 14 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S
with Zoe S
with Zoe S
u00 18 May, 2014 Lead dnf
watson.b 23 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Iain Brown 12 Apr, 2014 -
with Ricardo
with Ricardo
philm_uk 23 Mar, 2014 TR O/S
Hidden 23 Mar, 2014 TR
Klingon 11 Jan, 2014 Lead
with Nimble, Capt Kirk
with Nimble, Capt Kirk
SPK06 11 Jan, 2014 2nd
with paul, jack
with paul, jack
sikcby 10 Nov, 2013 Solo O/S Perfect hand jams at the end.
Perfect hand jams at the end.
Klingon 5 May, 2013 Lead
with Tony, Capt Kirk
with Tony, Capt Kirk
malteserEd 6 Apr, 2013 Lead
Adrianw 6 Apr, 2013 2nd
with Myriam Neaimeh, malteserEd
with Myriam Neaimeh, malteserEd
Hidden 15 Feb, 2013 Lead
Hidden 15 Feb, 2013 2nd
Glenn Sutcliffe 7 Nov, 2012 Lead
with Charl
with Charl
Peter Reynolds ?Nov, 2012 Lead O/S
with simon smith
with simon smith
michaelb1 ?Sep, 2012 Lead Good jams superb route
Good jams superb route
Hidden 27 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
gibbermonkey 26 Aug, 2012 2nd dog
redshapedfriday 26 Jul, 2012 2nd O/S
with tom anderson
with tom anderson
Hidden 4 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
tomB 4 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Juliette
with Juliette
tlmarjot 4 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Anna Wilding
with Anna Wilding
Hidden 23 Feb, 2012 Lead
Alex Winter 18 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
with A. Monks
with A. Monks
Hidden ??, 2012 Lead
Hidden 9 Dec, 2011 2nd
petegunn 9 Dec, 2011 Lead
Hidden 23 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
sergio46 23 Oct, 2011 2nd dog
with Tim Clark
with Tim Clark
Klingon 14 Jul, 2011 Lead dog Pulled on cam at highest awkward jamming bit. Not a clean lead at all.
with Albert
Pulled on cam at highest awkward jamming bit. Not a clean lead at all.
with Albert
CharlieMack 3 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S Awesome hand jams! :) Short-lived though.
with Pam
Awesome hand jams! :) Short-lived though.
with Pam
pudding 13 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S hard for HS, thats for sure!
with mike mason
hard for HS, thats for sure!
with mike mason
Fiona Reid 1 Jun, 2011 Lead dog Under instruction. One rest on gear. Found the jams pretty hard going.
Under instruction. One rest on gear. Found the jams pretty hard going.
Hidden 1 Jun, 2011 2nd
sergio46 20 Mar, 2011 Lead dnf Top crack takes 3.5 Cam (hexes 7 or less). Didnt have the right gear. Hand jam is the way to finish it.
with daWalt
Top crack takes 3.5 Cam (hexes 7 or less). Didnt have the right gear. Hand jam is the way to finish it.
with daWalt
daWalt 20 Mar, 2011 Lead dnf C&t
C&t
markhammonds 6 Nov, 2010 2nd dog Struggled to get out of the chimney. Need to improve my jamming.
with Khalid Abdulla
Struggled to get out of the chimney. Need to improve my jamming.
with Khalid Abdulla
Anna_wells 17 Oct, 2010 2nd
whistler 17 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S jamming masterclass. tough for the grade if you can't jam!
jamming masterclass. tough for the grade if you can't jam!
Daniel Sutherland 26 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
with Chris
with Chris
Kane L. 18 Sep, 2010 Lead dnf need to work on my hand jam before i reattempt this one.
with Matt.L
need to work on my hand jam before i reattempt this one.
with Matt.L
Matt.L 18 Sep, 2010 Lead RP
with Kane L.
with Kane L.
Adrianw 30 Aug, 2010 Lead dnf
Anthony Dixon 29 Aug, 2010 Lead
nic42 24 Aug, 2010 Lead dog
with dru
with dru
RuthC 20 Aug, 2010 2nd
mattyork2 20 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with RuthC
with RuthC
Richard Alderton 8 Aug, 2010 Lead dnf Couldn't even get out of the chimney on lead. Proved my point by falling while seconding. Bloody sandbags...
with Hayley
Couldn't even get out of the chimney on lead. Proved my point by falling while seconding. Bloody sandbags...
with Hayley
gforce 25 Jul, 2010 Lead
James Prowse 25 Jul, 2010 2nd
with Graham
with Graham
jameslord 9 Jul, 2010 2nd dog
Hidden 9 Jul, 2010 Lead
alanramsay 27 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S hand jambs..
with Alastair Ferguson, Dave
hand jambs..
with Alastair Ferguson, Dave
y2keable 20 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S Wow, not a HS!
Wow, not a HS!
jmjw 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S Had a bit of fight to get out the chimney, but the jamming after that was brilliant
with Fi D, Bob B, Sophie R, KevinW
Had a bit of fight to get out the chimney, but the jamming after that was brilliant
with Fi D, Bob B, Sophie R, KevinW
tomdude 15 May, 2010 Lead O/S not totally straightforward!
with ben warlow
not totally straightforward!
with ben warlow
mhairi thorburn 14 May, 2010 Lead O/S nails if ye cannae jam!
with james
nails if ye cannae jam!
with james
Alison2 ?May, 2010 2nd O/S
shouter 28 Mar, 2010 Lead
scott gibson ??, 2010 -
Hidden 15 Nov, 2009 Lead
Hidden 4 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Oct, 2009 2nd
French Erick 9 May, 2009 Solo O/S
with DaveHK
with DaveHK
Hardcore Pat 2 May, 2009 Lead Chimneyed the crack until it narrowed, then had a right battle finishing it off.
with Graham Plant
Chimneyed the crack until it narrowed, then had a right battle finishing it off.
with Graham Plant
Hidden 22 Feb, 2009 Lead O/S
ShelleyRhodes 22 Feb, 2009 2nd
barney_edin ??, 2009 Lead
Klingon 30 Jul, 2008 2nd
with Brin & Heather
with Brin & Heather
beegsyboy 20 Jan, 2008 Lead dog
with Sandy + Reinhart
with Sandy + Reinhart
frenchpeter ??, 2008 Lead
Hidden 29 Oct, 2007 Lead
the abmmc 29 Oct, 2007 2nd
with karly54
with karly54
Greg Boswell 16 Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
victim of mathematics 26 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
crossdressingrodney 26 Aug, 2007 2nd O/S
Sam Judson 26 May, 2007 2nd dog Hand jamming galore!
with Adrian Heath
Hand jamming galore!
with Adrian Heath
dave o 7 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with JuliaH
with JuliaH
Hidden 7 Apr, 2007 2nd dog
ed woods 17 Mar, 2007 Lead
MDowson 19 Nov, 2006 2nd bloody caving! nice route, quite tricky once you escape the chimney
with phil ( numc )
bloody caving! nice route, quite tricky once you escape the chimney
with phil ( numc )
jimstanton ?Nov, 2006 Lead
with Jen
with Jen
curlymynci ?Jun, 2006 -
with Kat & Maz
with Kat & Maz
dpmUK 27 May, 2006 2nd
adam carless 27 May, 2006 Lead O/S
with dpmUK
with dpmUK
Hidden 27 May, 2006 2nd O/S
jdgaventa ?Apr, 2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2006 -
Hidden 7 Aug, 2005 2nd
Mr Pink 2 ??, 2005 -
Hidden 25 Jan, 2004 Lead O/S
alicia ?Jan, 2004 2nd
with Tom Gilbert
with Tom Gilbert
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 14 Apr, 2002 Lead
with Rebecca
with Rebecca
Hidden ??, 2001 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2000 2nd
gypsy3006 ??, 2000 -
Beardyman ??, 2000 -
Hidden 6 Apr, 1999 Lead
Mick King 9 Aug, 1998 2nd
with Karl Lunt
with Karl Lunt
craig h ?May, 1998 Solo O/S
Small and weak 24 Apr, 1994 Lead
with Steve Bryce
with Steve Bryce
kato'sdad ??, 1992 Lead
with Bear Sports
with Bear Sports
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! ?Aug, 1991 Lead
with Andy Dean
with Andy Dean
Neil McA 18 Aug, 1990 Solo O/S
with Beak 2, Beak 1.
with Beak 2, Beak 1.
gme 1 Jan, 1990 -
andyb211 ??, 1990 -
with George Rowley
with George Rowley
Dave Musgrove 28 Aug, 1989 Solo
Roget ?Aug, 1989 Lead O/S
with chris jones, jim
with chris jones, jim
Steve Crowe 12 May, 1986 Lead O/S
Will Webb ??, 1985 Solo
Andrew Nelson ??, 1985 -
Hidden ??, 1983 2nd
Martin Bennett 7 Feb, 1982 Solo
with Jerry Handren, Ron, JD
with Jerry Handren, Ron, JD
Hidden ??, 1980 -
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