The line of least resistance up the steep slab right of the crack. From the top crack, step left and wobble up the excellent technical groove. Each move is harder than the last; superb.

Jonny Woodward 1979

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, The Roaches 3 Star Extravaganza, Definitive *** Peak Grit.

Hillson 07/Aug/16 2nd
PeteWilson 07/Aug/16 Lead RP

tried years ago on toprope. also needed quite a bit of cleaning before could do it today. very good climbing

Rob Gillespie 19/Jun/13 Lead RP

Amazing route! Over balanced on the last moves and nearly came off but just managed to pull it back and scrabble over the top

Adam Long 28/Jan/11 Solo O/S
with Hazel Findlay, Ryan Pasquill
Ebarnes ??/2010 -
Col Allott 05/Nov/06 Lead rpt

Had to keep my nerve during a barrage of Congleton fireworks! This whole slab is fairly clean, get on it.

with Alex Sturrock
Gus ?/Apr/05 Lead
Duncan Bourne 15/Oct/95 TR dog
with E Allcock
Hidden 05/Aug/92 TR
Dave Pritchard 06/Aug/90 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Sep/84 TR
Hidden ??/1982 Lead
Mark Kemball 13/Sep/81 TR
5 users have this on their wishlist
High E4
Mid E4
Low E4
High E3
Mid E3
Low E3
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
Votes cast 7
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
High 6a
Mid 6a
Low 6a
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
Votes cast 7
Votes cast 6
Style of ascent
Not Set
Not Set