The crack up the left hand side of the tall slab. Tricky getting round the bend.

bryan61 29/Oct/16 TR rpt
with nina
AngelaC 22/Oct/16 TR dnf
with Rick Sewards, Richard
Gazmataz 18/Aug/16 TR

With Paul. Paul flashed i took a few more attempts

WaterMonkey 21/Jul/16 TR O/S
BenjyW 18/Apr/16 Solo O/S

Thought it was a scramble so did it in approach shoes with my 60 m rope on my shoulders solo as the first route of the day.

Phil Anderson ??/2016 TR
Hidden ??/2016 -
smoreda 11/Aug/15 TR
rumblesan 04/Aug/15 Sent O/S
TashaZ 02/Aug/15 TR dog

Awkward but fun.

cescofry 02/Aug/15 TR O/S
joedavis617 01/Aug/15 TR O/S
Yinners 18/Jul/15 TR O/S

aka Awkward Crack (JW guide)

stephenhoper 13/Jun/15 TR
Hidden 03/Jun/15 -
Hidden 03/Jun/15 -
jotunscope 20/Apr/15 TR O/S
AshleyLong 12/Apr/15 TR
Jamdahll ??/2015 TR
bleddynmawr ??/2015 -
AARON ZARATE ??/2015 -
Rich K 26/Sep/14 TR dog
with Shunt
FlavioL1989 22/Sep/14 Solo O/S
with Ham Dowson
Hidden 03/Sep/14 TR O/S
Finn Curry 18/Jun/14 TR
Stephen Halliday 18/Jun/14 TR
Sannan75 10/Jun/14 TR rpt
jsmcfarland 08/Jun/14 TR rpt

Yuck. Hate this route!

with Alan
jsmcfarland 19/May/14 TR O/S

weird route, lots of burly moves just wedging yourself upwards to make progress.

with Uncle Kev
Hidden 05/May/14 TR O/S
rrddaa ?/Apr/14 TR
hfisher ?/Jan/14 Solo O/S
Space1986 ??/2014 TR
alexbarry ??/2014 TR
samjane 28/Sep/13 TR O/S
with Ean
dh7892 20/Aug/13 -
Hidden 25/Jul/13 TR
Martin Bagshaw 24/Jul/13 TR O/S
with Alec Cook
KittyKat 21/Jul/13 TR O/S
Hidden 15/Jul/13 TR O/S
jez_palmer 07/Jul/13 TR O/S

More of an eliminate between Slab and Slab direct

justinboynton 07/Jul/13 -
with Cath Long
tomwright1509 ?/Jul/13 TR RP
Hidden ?/Jul/13 TR β
Guy Atkinson 02/Jun/13 TR rpt
Hidden 02/Jun/13 TR rpt
DavidRobertson ?/Jun/13 TR dog

Slab direct was too greasy so moved across to finish up this.

netgull ?/Jun/13 TR O/S

Started on crack side then transitioned right to a Slab Direct.

Hidden 21/Apr/13 TR O/S
jonnyblindsign 21/Apr/13 TR O/S
Steve Dunton ??/2013 -
jamesgr87 06/Sep/12 TR O/S
rpinto 26/Aug/12 TR rpt
tsjarvis91 26/Aug/12 TR RP
reece.robinson 12/Aug/12 TR O/S
da_cox 17/Jul/12 TR O/S
Sannan75 15/Jul/12 TR rpt

Demonstration climb for trial climbers.

Carl Simmons 01/Jun/12 TR O/S

Fun, yet challenging short Climb

with Tom Gregory
Tom Gregory 01/Jun/12 TR
Hidden 27/May/12 TR O/S
DrJon 26/May/12 TR O/S
with John, Dan
Danny Crump 26/May/12 TR
with Martin Bagshaw
Hidden 13/May/12 Solo
kate tarrant ?/May/12 TR O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/12 TR rpt
ardzeiem 31/Mar/12 TR β
with Tim
jasoncash 25/Mar/12 TR O/S
with Alex Pickup
Plastikote 24/Mar/12 TR
with Adam Wilson
Hidden 03/Mar/12 TR O/S
Hidden 01/Feb/12 TR β
Hidden 14/Dec/11 TR rpt
theneb 12/Oct/11 TR O/S
Hidden 02/Oct/11 TR O/S
AgentStarling 01/Oct/11 TR O/S

Painful! Very happy with this though, as it is my first clean onsight 5a.

with James Ellis
Hidden 25/Sep/11 TR O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/11 TR
Binder 10/Sep/11 TR O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/11 TR
timharrison 27/Aug/11 TR O/S
with Jo Chia
Hidden 13/Jul/11 TR O/S
Danny Crump 12/Jul/11 TR
with Luke Fitz-John
cactus111 10/Jul/11 TR O/S

nice climb, but very hard to do with elegance. With all the bumps and bruises I got, it better be a 5a not a 3b!

Sannan75 10/Jul/11 TR RP

Managed to complete this on the second attempt with much in the way of inelegant body jamming and inventive swearing!

m.alexander 03/Jul/11 TR
bengillies 02/Jul/11 TR O/S

Gets a 5a in the guidebook.

JezzaCat ?/Jul/11 TR O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/11 TR O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/11 TR
Joris.Roulleau 26/Jun/11 TR
with 8ace
Maken 29/May/11 TR RP

was much harder than 3a

jimwight2010 22/May/11 TR O/S
Guy Atkinson 11/May/11 TR O/S
with Simon Isaac
CurlyStevo ?/May/11 TR

get's 5a in the new guide. I thrutched the whole thing and it felt 5a!

with Matt
Hidden 22/Apr/11 TR rpt
Hidden 19/Apr/11 TR rpt
Hidden 02/Apr/11 -
Hidden 29/Mar/11 TR RP
Mike Turner 27/Mar/11 TR O/S
with Mervyn Lamacraft, Martin Stevens
Martin Stevens 27/Mar/11 TR
with Mike T., Mervyn L.
Hidden 06/Mar/11 TR β
Hidden 06/Mar/11 TR
tradguy 01/Jan/11 TR rpt
Munch ??/2011 -
climber46 ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 TR
LJC 11/Dec/10 TR

Climbed in the dark, wasn't helped by the puddle in one of the top holds or the leaves in the crack!

Mike Parks 16/Oct/10 TR β
with Rob
Hidden 25/Sep/10 TR O/S
benscarter 18/Sep/10 TR O/S

how is this a 3b on UKC! Ok so maybe 5a is generous in the guide but it was still pretty tough.

UnkArl 15/Sep/10 TR O/S
cbonner 04/Sep/10 TR O/S

Bit of a grunt!

rpinto 11/Aug/10 TR RP

worked a start to right of slab with no stretching legs across slab allowed. slightly harder

kurt slater ?/Aug/10 TR
julie slater ?/Aug/10 TR
Tilley84 24/Jul/10 TR dog
with Natalie
Tilley84 24/Jul/10 TR dog
with Natalie
Natalie Snell 23/Jul/10 TR

My first 5a!

with Matt
alan1234 16/Jul/10 TR O/S
susan1234 16/Jul/10 TR O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/10 TR O/S
Ugly Kid Jo 08/Jul/10 TR

Did a direct start that is probably more than 3b

with Skinny
Climber1806 03/Jul/10 TR O/S
pip-pop 22/Jun/10 TR RP
with Adam
Hidden 05/Jun/10 TR O/S
robertmurphy1000 23/May/10 -
Jock Strap 03/May/10 TR β
mikehenesy 16/Apr/10 TR O/S

Another top rope appeared while we were on it so didn't attempt the slab direct. The place was deserted for f sake!

with Roger Shapland
RFWilkie 11/Apr/10 TR O/S
Mike Parks 11/Apr/10 TR RP
with Matt
alaster tonge ??/2010 TR
Hidden ??/2010 TR RP
Steve Kempley ??/2010 TR
pnorth 26/Sep/09 TR

Disgusting horrible strenuous thrutchy climb. Ugh.

with Tim Ewington
Jock Strap ?/Aug/09 TR β
with Dave Byard, Simon Foulsham, Steve Perman
Hidden 18/Jul/09 TR O/S
phil.cheeseman 04/Jun/09 Solo
lunarock 21/May/09 TR dog
Hidden 10/May/09 TR
mattshort 01/May/09 TR O/S
mattpw 01/May/09 TR
Hidden 18/Mar/09 TR O/S
St0neMonkey ??/2009 TR
hippo xx ??/2009 -
Jacob Ram 10/Oct/08 TR rpt
with Micheal Kemp
Jacob Ram 10/Oct/08 TR rpt
with Micheal Kemp
Jacob Ram 19/Sep/08 Solo
with Micheal Kemp
Hidden 01/Aug/08 TR O/S
Jeronimo 22/Jul/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Jul/08 TR O/S
deacondeacon 06/May/08 Solo
Rebecca North 03/May/08 TR

I think this was the one. A crack with a huge bridging stretch at the beginning.

with Warren
pad-rat 29/Jul/07 TR
Paul-Michael 02/May/07 Solo O/S
davidwright 22/Apr/07 TR O/S
BoulderMonster 01/Jan/07 TR RP
BoulderMonster 01/Jan/07 TR RP
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
chrisrogers ??/2007 TR
Hidden ??/2007 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2007 TR
daviesp2 23/Jul/06 TR
DerwentDiluted 16/Jul/06 TR
with Nicola Pettit
Hidden 12/Jun/06 TR O/S
Hidden 02/May/06 TR O/S
Hidden 02/May/06 TR
Hidden ?/Apr/06 TR
Hidden ??/2006 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/05 TR O/S
KarlH 12/Jul/05 TR
with Neil Williams
Jacob Ram 19/Jun/05 TR
with elisa best
peas 19/Jun/05 TR dog

What a messy chimney. Not really a slab at all. 1st introduction to sandstone thrutching.

with Chris Ford
Jacob Ram 13/Jun/04 TR
clive-greenwood ??/2003 TR
size9hex ??/2003 TR
Shezzer 07/Jul/02 TR RP
julian allen 09/Dec/01 TR
Brown 19/Aug/99 TR
Jacob Ram 06/Jul/99 TR
with anthony aylett
Hidden 21/Aug/98 TR
Jacob Ram 29/Jun/98 -
with mrs shunt
Hidden ??/1998 -
Hidden 22/Aug/97 TR
Jacob Ram 30/Jul/97 Solo
DCIGadget 11/Jul/96 TR
with Pat Ring, Si
Hidden 15/Jun/94 TR
Hidden ??/1994 TR
tompercy ?/Oct/90 TR
tradguy 21/Mar/87 TR
Andy Fielding ??/1987 Solo
Hidden ??/1986 TR
stuartberg 01/Jun/79 -
Mike C 24/Mar/78 TR
lump'o'lead ??/1978 -
Mike C 28/Dec/77 TR
Hidden ??/1976 -
beaumap ??/1975 TR
with Bernie Green
Nigel Bond 27/Oct/74 TR
Chris Terrey ??/1974 Solo
Martin Bennett ?/Jul/65 -
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