Rockfax Description
A popular pitch. Climb to flakes and go leftwards to finish up a corner. Excellent climbing. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Classic Rock Climbs In Northern England by Bill Birket.

John Holden 12/Nov/17 2nd
with Nikki Richardson
tobydunford 25/Oct/17 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/17 Lead O/S
climbwhenready 15/Oct/17 2nd
with Chris
Hidden 24/Sep/17 Lead
Katie S 23/Sep/17 Lead O/S
with Sarah C
nathanshaw 23/Sep/17 Lead
with Jo
Hidden 19/Sep/17 2nd
Hidden 19/Sep/17 2nd O/S
Matt Reed 16/Sep/17 Lead
with Simon Fenna
phleppy 27/Aug/17 2nd
with Garr
Orange 22/Aug/17 Lead O/S
with Oliver Carr
O_carr 22/Aug/17 2nd
with Linus Osorio
sn 20/Aug/17 2nd

Elegant. Didn't feel too polished considering..

with Denise
Hidden 13/Aug/17 2nd
erkershaw 13/Aug/17 Lead O/S
Will Hunt 13/Aug/17 2nd O/S
Jonathan Richardson 13/Aug/17 2nd O/S
Jimbothe5 24/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with Dad
codan 18/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with Elaine, Dan, Jemma
Hidden 18/Jul/17 2nd
benclimbing 09/Jul/17 2nd O/S
DAL 09/Jul/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/17 Lead rpt
judith neaves 02/Jul/17 Lead
nigelw 01/Jul/17 Lead
with Chris Craven
Amy121 18/Jun/17 Lead
Hidden 18/Jun/17 Solo O/S
AndyMcCoy 18/Jun/17 2nd O/S
with Sue
Climbster 28/May/17 Lead O/S
with Vick
Hidden 28/May/17 2nd β
Hidden 10/May/17 Lead
Jimbothe5 07/May/17 Lead O/S
with Dad
ollyroberts 06/May/17 Lead rpt
with Andy+Jodie
Jodiesaunders13 06/May/17 2nd
NigelHurst 02/May/17 Lead O/S

Second trad lead as part of course with Jerome and Kelly from Vertical Lakeland. Jerome on ab next to me to ensure protection was adequate and safe. Great teaching.

Unknownbiker 29/Apr/17 2nd
Vikki Bassek 29/Apr/17 Lead
beds74 17/Apr/17 Lead
with Harry-The Dog, Rebecca Edwards
hotfeet 08/Apr/17 -
Hidden 25/Mar/17 Lead rpt
sjbrook 25/Mar/17 Lead rpt

And we're off - 1st Summer lead in 5 months.

with Tom R, Chris, Bill Wiseman, PMC
jlury 25/Mar/17 2nd
Climbingspike ??/2017 -
Hidden 22/Oct/16 2nd
Hidden 23/Sep/16 2nd
Rob McGurk 23/Sep/16 Lead O/S


with TimbobD
sheelba 11/Sep/16 2nd
with Naomi
crag_hopper_Jay 10/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Nice little route, shame about it being over so quick!

Vikki Bassek 23/Aug/16 Lead O/S


Unknownbiker 23/Aug/16 Lead
timmsy 10/Aug/16 2nd
Hidden 21/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/16 Lead O/S
markalmack 26/Jun/16 Solo O/S
WB 26/Jun/16 Solo
Charlie Zephyr Booth 23/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
with martin broadhurst
Jenn_Stretton 20/Jun/16 Lead O/S
DaveThexton 20/Jun/16 2nd O/S
Caiti 19/Jun/16 2nd O/S
with lloyd
lloydrees91 19/Jun/16 Lead
with Caiti
stev1e.wilso 12/Jun/16 2nd rpt
with Jess, Simon
Hidden 12/Jun/16 2nd
Phil Mercer 05/Jun/16 Lead rpt
aki9205 30/May/16 Lead O/S
Danny Crump 30/May/16 2nd
with Clients, Cat
vix 29/May/16 Lead O/S
with Lorna
mikestr555 29/May/16 2nd
erica 29/May/16 2nd
with Chris
Jimbothe5 22/May/16 Lead O/S
with Dad
Bethwoodley 22/May/16 Lead O/S
with Bruce Woodley
kyaizawa 22/May/16 Lead O/S
UnkArl 13/May/16 Lead O/S
with Debbie
Hidden 08/May/16 Lead O/S
trish1968 08/May/16 2nd
Hidden 05/May/16 2nd rpt
Hidden 30/Apr/16 Lead
Hidden 23/Apr/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Apr/16 2nd
gav 19/Apr/16 Lead O/S

Superb climbing. Steady all the way and well protected.

with Fiona (KMC), Jo Rodham
Hidden 19/Apr/16 Lead O/S
judith neaves 19/Apr/16 2nd
Jimbothe5 10/Apr/16 Lead O/S
with Dad
Scott Quinn 28/Feb/16 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2016 Lead
fall-line 17/Oct/15 2nd
with The General, Damon Davies
damondavies 17/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with The General, Donald
beeney 19/Sep/15 2nd
with Tom
petern 19/Sep/15 Lead O/S
TomGB 19/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Sep/15 TR O/S
SenzuBean 29/Aug/15 2nd O/S
with Barry
BarrySW19 29/Aug/15 Lead O/S

Doesn't look that interesting from the bottom, but the moves are really fun.

with Jon
Hidden 15/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Lynnliu 15/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Alison Cairns 15/Aug/15 2nd
with Andy
Hidden 15/Aug/15 2nd rpt
Roget 01/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with robin, jim
Robin Nichols 01/Aug/15 Solo O/S
with Jim, Roger
Andy Hudson 01/Aug/15 2nd
with Sam Yeomans
Unknownbiker 01/Aug/15 Lead
with CMC
David Wynne 04/Jul/15 Lead
with Tony Womersley
Pixie-Andy 27/Jun/15 Lead O/S


Hidden 27/Jun/15 2nd
Wizzy 15/Jun/15 Lead O/S
TheSingularity 07/Jun/15 TR O/S
mikestr555 07/Jun/15 2nd
granolamonster ?/Jun/15 2nd
Hidden 30/May/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/May/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/May/15 Lead O/S
Danny Crump 26/May/15 Lead
with Jane & Martin Stringfellow
Phil Mercer 25/May/15 Lead O/S
John Brayshaw 25/May/15 2nd rpt
Hidden 20/May/15 Lead O/S
Andy Syme 16/May/15 2nd
with Pete Elliott
M1V0 16/May/15 Lead O/S
with Sarah
Andy Syme 16/May/15 2nd
with Pete Elliott
Steve Shorrock 04/May/15 2nd O/S
katiet 04/May/15 Lead O/S
Ken Taylor 21/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with John Jennings, Steve Livingston
DaveThexton 20/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Fiona Thexton
embob 18/Apr/15 2nd

Great little route!

with Alex
Hidden 18/Apr/15 Lead
Danny Crump 16/Apr/15 Solo
bobpilgrem 10/Apr/15 2nd O/S
with Tom
tobyk 09/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Emma Akam
Chris Oldfield 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
jonathan_doyle 05/Apr/15 2nd
Ramblin dave 21/Mar/15 Lead
with Angus
Paul Baxter 21/Mar/15 Lead O/S
paulwaterhouse 12/Mar/15 2nd
Danny Crump 10/Mar/15 Lead
with Anita
AnitaClimb 10/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with Danny
Unknownbiker 07/Mar/15 Lead
Vikki Bassek 07/Mar/15 2nd
john jennings ??/2015 2nd
john jennings ??/2015 Lead
granolamonster ??/2015 -
Hidden 31/Oct/14 Lead O/S
chris skipton 31/Oct/14 2nd rpt
with DaveyH
Compo 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Hannah
simonvm 04/Aug/14 -
nicnac67 26/Jul/14 2nd
with Dave Tidman
Martyn Nicholson 23/Jul/14 Lead
with D Dunk
mikestr555 20/Jul/14 Lead O/S
jonwright 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Dave, peter
Tom Phillips 13/Jun/14 Lead O/S
with Penny
farmerwad 04/Jun/14 2nd
with Carol, S.O.C.
Vikki Bassek 26/May/14 2nd O/S
Mountain Llama 18/May/14 Lead
with Paul S
Hidden 14/May/14 Solo rpt
Ratfeeder 28/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Karl
BruceW 18/Apr/14 Lead O/S
kato'sdad 30/Mar/14 Lead
with Abbey Connelly
Hidden 30/Mar/14 2nd rpt
evanofthefell 12/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Ethan Thomas
lithos 19/Oct/13 2nd

lovely climb

Hidden 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
mike fenwick ?/Oct/13 2nd
Andysomething 20/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Peter McGarry
andy gittins 18/Aug/13 TR
with Emma, Jamie
Sue Underwood 11/Aug/13 Lead
with Matt Harris
Hidden 11/Aug/13 2nd rpt
stev1e.wilso 04/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Sam
Andy Hudson 04/Aug/13 Lead
with Steve McCain
Unknownbiker 04/Aug/13 Lead
FarmerFred 04/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Tony CMC
Hidden 20/Jul/13 Lead
kato'sdad 12/Jul/13 Lead
with sue underwood
Sue Underwood 12/Jul/13 2nd
kato'sdad 01/Jul/13 2nd
with gareth seabourne, Jon Lewis
Hidden 01/Jul/13 Lead
jonathan_doyle 25/Jun/13 Lead O/S

First severe climb

with Craig Armstrong, Leon Hammet
Leonhamnett 25/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 09/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Hidden 06/Jun/13 2nd
Thatcherite 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Sarah Clarke
Christine Close 31/May/13 2nd O/S
with Tony Warboys, CMC
fweatherall1 25/May/13 Lead

led on spa training

with james
schwenk 22/May/13 Lead


fweatherall1 17/May/13 2nd
with james
Booey 06/May/13 2nd O/S
Thatcherite 06/May/13 Lead O/S
eldre070 03/May/13 Lead O/S

More polished stuff. Good moves though for severe.

with Tim faudemer
Bob M 02/May/13 Lead

Very pleasant in spite of the shock of slippery limestone after a day on the grit.

with Mike Giddens
Hidden 23/Apr/13 2nd
Conan 23/Apr/13 2nd O/S

Best route of the evening

with KMC
Pixie-Andy 20/Apr/13 -
with Jo Drury
thetradlad 17/Feb/13 2nd O/S

Incredibly proud of bingle bongle bungles lead ;)

with Tessa Baston
Hidden 17/Feb/13 Lead O/S
TallPaulT ??/2013 Lead O/S
Alex Munnery 14/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Toby Farnworth
Koon 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S
bantamdave 14/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Difficult gear placements and polished

with Murray
Cragstrong 13/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with Paul Taylor
BGoodman 13/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Donald Kelly 29/Sep/12 Lead rpt
with Daria
Hidden 22/Sep/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 26/Aug/12 2nd rpt
Chris1234H 27/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Great climb

shaunymac123 25/Jul/12 2nd O/S
jules1990 25/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/12 2nd
Hidden 22/Jul/12 Lead
farmerwad 15/Jul/12 Lead
with Pete D
johnjb 15/Jul/12 2nd rpt
8fsheeh 15/Jul/12 2nd
erica 27/May/12 2nd
with Dick
Andy Hudson 27/May/12 Lead
with Phil Mercer
Phil Mercer 27/May/12 2nd
Hidden 20/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/May/12 Lead
Leonhamnett 12/May/12 2nd
Mackinclimb 12/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/May/12 2nd O/S
BGoodman 12/May/12 Lead O/S
Rog Wilko 15/Apr/12 Lead

Good as ever.

with Bernie Jordan
Hidden 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
sjbrook 07/Apr/12 2nd O/S
with PMC
georgehumphery 01/Feb/12 Lead
Hidden 14/Nov/11 Lead rpt
Ben Farnsworth 06/Nov/11 TR O/S
with Len Farnsworth
bigmrp 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S

Really positive holds and a great set of moves required to climb this 18m limestone classic. Well done to Sam, Simon and first outdoor ascent for Pete.

LionSJH 15/Oct/11 2nd β

After a five hour walk in over Ingleborough (there are easier approaches!). Led by Craig. Did it twice for fun. Nice climb.

with Craig
a13x 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S

Done as it was getting dark.Felt quite hard.

johnjb 25/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Carl, Gareth
John Holden 18/Sep/11 Lead

A fine route, well worth its 3 stars.

with Harmony Smith
mfisher 10/Sep/11 2nd O/S
with Matthew Jeffock
Alan Scowcroft 31/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Peter Corrigan
tembomavi 26/Jul/11 2nd O/S

Loverly little climb, i thought quite easy for an S. Will try and lead this route next time i'm up there.

andy gittins ?/Jun/11 Lead
kegless 18/Apr/11 TR
anteater 09/Apr/11 -

Tricky start due to very polished limestones.

Hidden 09/Apr/11 Lead
anteater2 09/Apr/11 -
mantle87 06/Apr/11 Lead O/S
taps323 ?/Apr/11 Lead
Donald Kelly 19/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with John F PMC
Hidden 18/Mar/11 Lead O/S
FrankEd ??/2011 -
colinw 28/Oct/10 2nd O/S

cracking mid section - glad was not on lead!

with Tom W
cem 24/Oct/10 2nd
with Charles Mason
Hidden 24/Oct/10 2nd
Hidden 24/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Nigel Bond 12/Oct/10 2nd
with Dave Dewhurst, Anne Daykin, Bern Hardman
Hidden 25/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Aug/10 Lead O/S
manwithacam 21/Aug/10 Lead
with Sarah
Hidden 21/Aug/10 2nd
John Brayshaw 21/Aug/10 2nd rpt
with Erica
erica 21/Aug/10 Lead rpt
with John
Daniels735 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Chris Waters
munki1971 09/May/10 Lead O/S
Booey 09/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 05/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/10 2nd O/S
WalnutHorse 02/May/10 2nd
John Brayshaw 02/May/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 02/May/10 Lead O/S
Andrew Wilson 02/May/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 27/Apr/10 2nd β
Hidden 25/Apr/10 Lead
clairepoppett 25/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with James R
tmawer 13/Mar/10 2nd O/S
with Glynn, John
flatnose ??/2010 -
Ally Smith 17/Oct/09 Lead
Ben Farnsworth 09/Sep/09 2nd
with Len Farnsworth
climbingste 11/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Lou
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jul/09 2nd
Ann S 16/Jul/09 Lead dnf

Fell off top of first flake and slight dislocation of ring finger put an end to the day's fun. Will come back and finish it-good looking route.

with Chris Greenhalgh
ollyroberts 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Jack
phill bentham 13/Jun/09 2nd

part of spa assessment

phill bentham 13/Jun/09 2nd

part of spa assessment

with paul steels
craig h 24/May/09 2nd rpt
with Janet Hannah and Sue
tomB 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
climbingste 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
tomguyowenhall ?/Apr/09 2nd
dpmUK 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Leelogs
Hidden 22/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Leelogs 22/Mar/09 2nd
with dpmUK
Hidden 21/Mar/09 Lead O/S
John Lewis 21/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with Simon
hayleylouise 15/Mar/09 TR
abercolin 15/Mar/09 TR
johniebriggs ?/Mar/09 Lead
Hidden 27/Oct/08 Lead
Hidden 12/Oct/08 Lead O/S
djnc 11/Oct/08 2nd
with Andy?
stewart100 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Sep/08 2nd
jasonpm 13/Sep/08 AltLd O/S
with Andy
Oceanic 31/Aug/08 -
philwont 23/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Claire
erica 16/Aug/08 Lead rpt
with John
John Brayshaw 16/Aug/08 2nd rpt
with Erica
Andy Hudson 27/Jul/08 Lead
with Jayne
jaynethepain 27/Jul/08 2nd
with Andy Hudson
sten 20/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Amy Gustin
Vikki Bassek 01/Jul/08 TR O/S
Russell Lovett 11/May/08 Lead O/S
with andrew haigh
Joe Miller 09/Mar/08 Lead O/S
with John Holden
stemill 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Andy G
Calder 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
AndrewJenkins ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 -
reubensampson 14/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Justyna Gemzala
Hidden 15/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Andysomething 26/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Tony Worboys
simonfife 05/Aug/07 Lead O/S
PeteC 05/Aug/07 2nd
Hidden 03/Aug/07 Lead
iceferret 20/Jun/07 2nd O/S

quite thuggy after priority

with Ian Bradley
Hidden 19/Apr/07 Lead
northernneil ??/2007 -
Hidden 14/Oct/06 Lead O/S
Simon Caldwell 23/Sep/06 2nd rpt
with Carmen
lithos 23/Sep/06 2nd
with dave epstein
Brown 15/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Steve Perry ?/Sep/06 2nd
wushu 06/Aug/06 Lead O/S
debbien1 30/Jul/06 Lead β
with Robin
Zoomer 24/Jun/06 2nd

Polished but nice moves

with Jane Godfrey
Hidden 17/Jun/06 Lead O/S
debbien1 17/Jun/06 2nd O/S
with Robin
Stephen Shaw 29/May/06 TR
jimjimmyjimjim 16/Mar/06 Lead O/S
pigeonjim 11/Feb/06 Lead O/S
khawk ?/Nov/05 Lead
with WH
erica 10/Jul/05 2nd
with John & Chris
John Brayshaw 10/Jul/05 Lead rpt
with Chris, Erica
chris skipton 10/Jul/05 2nd
Hidden 18/Jun/05 -
MikeDowsett 17/Jun/05 2nd
with Pete Scott
reubensampson 17/May/05 Lead O/S
with Bill, Claire Cusworth
Hidden 03/May/05 Lead
Adi Hooper ??/2005 Lead
with Various
chicken88 ??/2005 Lead O/S
MazElden ??/2005 -
Hidden 16/Oct/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/May/04 2nd
John Brayshaw 27/Jul/03 Lead rpt
with Kate Lane
Hidden 26/Apr/03 Lead
beermonkey ?/Apr/03 Lead
with alan
Hidden ??/2003 Lead O/S
jlury ??/2003 -
Hidden 14/Dec/02 2nd β
crater 04/Nov/02 Lead O/S
with chris
Trobbo 12/Jun/02 Lead
with mike sissons
Rog Wilko ?/Nov/01 Lead
with Karl Lunt
John Brayshaw 16/Sep/00 2nd rpt
with Keith Shaw, Chris
Hidden 23/Jul/00 Lead
Hidden 14/Jul/00 2nd
orb ?/Sep/99 Lead O/S
with Adele Berkin
Shaw Brown 11/Jul/99 Lead
with ian stabler
Hidden 12/May/98 -
Hidden 12/May/98 -
Hidden 01/May/98 Lead
RobSimmo 22/Mar/98 Lead O/S
kato'sdad 22/Mar/98 2nd
Hidden ??/1998 Lead O/S
craig h 19/Jul/97 Solo rpt
nickdonohue 24/May/97 2nd

don't think it warrants 3 stars

Hidden 14/Sep/96 Lead
Hidden 22/Jun/96 Lead
Hidden 15/Jun/96 2nd
Hidden 06/Jun/96 Solo rpt
Hidden 06/Jun/96 Lead rpt
craig h 06/May/96 2nd rpt
with Janet Hannah
Hidden 14/Oct/95 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Sep/95 Lead rpt
crater 06/Aug/95 2nd
Tim Bateman 22/Jul/95 2nd
Hidden 03/Jul/95 2nd rpt
Hidden ?/Jul/95 2nd rpt
Hidden 14/Jun/95 Lead O/S
Trobbo 13/May/95 Lead
with mick machin
malc 13/May/95 Lead
Hidden 29/Apr/95 2nd
leathers 07/Aug/94 Lead O/S
with Charlotte Evans
Graham Booth 10/Jul/94 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/94 Lead
Iain Thow 06/May/94 Lead
with Rob Ivens
Hidden 02/May/94 Lead rpt
Hidden 02/Oct/93 Lead
Hidden 15/Apr/93 Lead rpt
roncaves 20/Apr/92 Lead
with Ed Hyatt
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 15/Sep/91 2nd rpt
with Sandra
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 14/Apr/91 Lead O/S
with Andy Dean
tapley 17/Sep/90 Lead
with Alison Tapley
Raggar 15/Apr/90 2nd
with Jon B
Marti999 ??/1990 Lead O/S
with anthony
John Brayshaw 01/Oct/89 2nd rpt
with Chris
rogerskews ?/Jun/88 -
with Martin Coward
Moses 04/Apr/88 Solo
Andy Say 21/Apr/87 Solo
Hidden ?/Sep/86 2nd O/S
PaulHermes ??/1985 -
Hidden 01/Jul/84 Lead
Martin Bennett 06/Nov/83 -
with John G
Neil McA 30/Jun/83 Solo O/S
Hammy 25/Oct/81 Solo
Hidden 26/Jul/81 Lead O/S
John Brayshaw 10/Jul/81 2nd O/S
with Shaun
Paul Clarke ??/1980 Lead
with FMC
Nic Robinson ??/1977 Solo β
Hidden 07/Mar/76 Lead
Seymore Butt ??/1970 -
Dave Musgrove 23/Mar/69 -
Martin Bennett 07/Jul/66 -
with CJE
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