Rockfax Description
An iconic route, almost a rite of passage. An inability to use your feet may actually come in useful at the start, but you'll need them to clip the belay. © Rockfax

Marc Le Menestral 1984

Ticklists: World Graded List.

quiffhanger 28/Mar/16 Lead dog

Got v close on this (3 moves away from easy ground) but had to give up after tweaking my finger on one of the powerful pocket moves low down.

with Rachel
drcorbasisgod 22/Mar/16 Lead dog
PeterDawson 29/Oct/13 Lead RP
Luke Dawson 28/Oct/13 Lead RP

Tryed 2+1/2 years ago first try this trip

Glyn 27/May/13 Lead dnf
with Luke
will smith11 28/Mar/13 Lead RP

All the difficulty comes from the first steep section which to be honest is mostly shit thrutchy movement on painfully grim pockets. The top section is ok. 1 star for the history and the line, other than that its fairly wank.

with Ben Davison
brices ?/Feb/13 Lead dnf


Hidden 14/Mar/08 Lead RP
Hidden 10/Aug/07 Lead β
Hidden ?/Sep/06 Lead RP
Jon Read ?/Sep/05 Lead RP

At last!

with Debs
Ssebo Banange 05/Apr/04 Lead RP
Hidden ?/May/03 Lead
Cassidy 22/Feb/03 Lead RP
with Nicholas Ecoffet
Dave Douglas 22/Jul/92 Lead dog

Way too hot so gave up.

with Grant Price
graham lawrie ??/1992 -
Hidden ??/1989 Lead RP
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