Rockfax Description
The flakes just left of the corner give a quick sprint to a cave - beware loose blocks here. Finish to the left. © Rockfax

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cragtyke 18 Jul Show βeta
βeta: 1976 Stanage guide describes the route as moving R from the flakes to the large recess and then finish on the left.
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βeta: 1976 Stanage guide describes the route as moving R from the flakes to the large recess and then finish on the left.
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jessreid 20 Oct TR O/S
with Luke W-S
with Luke W-S
LukeWS 20 Oct Lead O/S Good route, not sure why it doesn't get more stars?! Went into cave, but would be nice to try to do it direct in the future.
with Freshers
Good route, not sure why it doesn't get more stars?! Went into cave, but would be nice to try to do it direct in the future.
with Freshers
crossleysm 21 Sep Lead O/S
with Jonothan Campbell
with Jonothan Campbell
rosh3000 21 Sep Lead β
with tak, mo
with tak, mo
Mrs D 1 Sep TR Multiple attempts
Multiple attempts
peakschris 18 Jul 2nd O/S
stephenmckenzie 18 Jul Lead O/S
max_chan 15 Jul 2nd rpt In Jim's shoes :-)
In Jim's shoes :-)
Jim Slater 15 Jul Lead rpt
conronoy 14 Jul Lead β
tiff tsang 21 May Lead O/S
AVSheard 21 May 2nd β
morganator 12 May Lead O/S
with Mike Waters
with Mike Waters
climberchristy 12 May Lead O/S Good varied route. Enjoyed it.
with LMS
Good varied route. Enjoyed it.
with LMS
Hidden 12 May 2nd
neilmackie 7 Apr Lead G/U
steveb2006 20 Mar Lead Nice little route thats previously escaped ny attention. Didny try the direct start but looks improbable at 5c
Nice little route thats previously escaped ny attention. Didny try the direct start but looks improbable at 5c
RBonney 26 Feb 2nd β
with Piers
with Piers
tom_lewis89 23 Feb 2nd Nice route, should lead this on e
Nice route, should lead this on e
henryspurr 20 Oct, 2018 2nd O/S
with Ed Causton
with Ed Causton
mountaingoatgirl 10 Oct, 2018 2nd
Francescaparratt 7 Oct, 2018 Lead dog
Francescaparratt 7 Oct, 2018 2nd rpt
Gympaul 19 Aug, 2018 Lead
with chris
with chris
OrangeTrouserGuy 22 Jul, 2018 2nd
max_chan 10 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S Hard move leaving the crack. Went straight up from there - then see description on here suggesting you go into the cave. That would seem off route to me.
with Sime64
Hard move leaving the crack. Went straight up from there - then see description on here suggesting you go into the cave. That would seem off route to me.
with Sime64
Sime64 10 Jul, 2018 2nd dog Stopper move for me at 2/3 height.
Stopper move for me at 2/3 height.
petralina 1 Jun, 2018 TR O/S
Crofty 10 May, 2018 2nd O/S
with Pete Harris
with Pete Harris
Hidden 5 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Alkis 14 Oct, 2017 Lead rpt
Josh Hadley 27 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
ClimbCJH ?Aug, 2017 2nd O/S
Jim Slater 20 Jul, 2017 Lead dog Took too long to work out crux move and ended up taking a rest on the rope. Tricky rockover/long reach after the crack. Should be able to lead clean now I know what to do.
with Nadine
Took too long to work out crux move and ended up taking a rest on the rope. Tricky rockover/long reach after the crack. Should be able to lead clean now I know what to do.
with Nadine
fechtn 20 Jul, 2017 2nd dog
dohart 8 Jul, 2017 2nd
high peak 1 8 Jul, 2017 Lead
with dohart
with dohart
Hidden 25 May, 2017 2nd
Ben Bransby 23 May, 2017 Solo
cragtyke 18 May, 2017 2nd
with Darren
with Darren
high peak 1 ?May, 2017 Lead O/S
EllaMain 9 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Sam Hunt 8 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with Josh Jones, Cheethamjd
with Josh Jones, Cheethamjd
Cheethamjd 8 Apr, 2017 2nd dog
marconi 13 Nov, 2016 2nd O/S
Angrypenguin 13 Nov, 2016 Lead dog Slipped at the bottom, a bit green.
Slipped at the bottom, a bit green.
catty_9 13 Nov, 2016 2nd O/S
admackie 13 Nov, 2016 -
Hidden 13 Nov, 2016 2nd O/S
Caitlin 16 Oct, 2016 Lead dog
Robs_Uren 16 Oct, 2016 2nd O/S
with Caitlin
with Caitlin
Emmatravers ?Oct, 2016 TR
JasonK 26 Aug, 2016 Lead dog Faffed with gear way too much and got tired. Had to take a rest on the rope... None of the moves that hard but sustained. Need to go back and do clean.
with Greg, Nigeysex
Faffed with gear way too much and got tired. Had to take a rest on the rope... None of the moves that hard but sustained. Need to go back and do clean.
with Greg, Nigeysex
Capricorn One 26 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
with JasonK
with JasonK
chrisdjackson 22 Aug, 2016 2nd dog
john lynch 22 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with John Hanley, chrisdjackson
with John Hanley, chrisdjackson
cmsg 8 Aug, 2016 Lead dnf Disappointed. Attempted to tackle the bulging rib direct, without entering cave. Feel description in BMC guide a little unclear. Facepalm when read Rockfax.
Disappointed. Attempted to tackle the bulging rib direct, without entering cave. Feel description in BMC guide a little unclear. Facepalm when read Rockfax.
Hidden 8 Aug, 2016 -
Rob Gillespie 31 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
rajeshwarbisht 18 Jun, 2016 2nd dog
with Flavio
with Flavio
Flavio 18 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 May, 2016 -
Mike505 8 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2016 2nd
Neil McA 17 Apr, 2016 2nd rpt
with Stan, morganator
with Stan, morganator
morganator 17 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S Lovely moves. Steady for HVS
with Neil McAdie
Lovely moves. Steady for HVS
with Neil McAdie
kermit_uk 10 Apr, 2016 2nd rpt
with bigdrew
with bigdrew
bigdrew 10 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
ianbowles 20 Mar, 2016 2nd O/S Beautiful climb, difficult last 1/4
Beautiful climb, difficult last 1/4
adamski1979 19 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
with Niki Spreng, ianbowles
with Niki Spreng, ianbowles
kermit_uk 19 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S Better climbing than it looks.
Better climbing than it looks.
brownie mike 23 Jan, 2016 Lead O/S
EHenry ??, 2016 Lead
with aleks
with aleks
Hidden 1 Nov, 2015 Lead
cragsman9000 9 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with bob_cbr
with bob_cbr
Hidden 23 Jul, 2015 Lead G/U
Hidden 12 Jul, 2015 Lead rpt
Hidden 12 Jul, 2015 Lead dog
stratandrew 11 Jul, 2015 2nd
with Rob Clark
with Rob Clark
Psych ?Jul, 2015 2nd O/S
Hoyes 16 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
with Batt
with Batt
Hillseeker 30 May, 2015 Lead
with Tim Larrad
with Tim Larrad
Hidden 26 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
batterj2 19 Apr, 2015 TR dog
with Tom Parry
with Tom Parry
climbingrick 19 Apr, 2015 2nd
petemeads 18 Apr, 2015 Lead Soloed in the seventies, lead today.
Soloed in the seventies, lead today.
Pixie-Andy 18 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S 2 star
2 star
Hidden 17 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
cdpuk 17 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2015 2nd dnf
hodge192 16 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
with rich_hw
with rich_hw
dan_o_b ??, 2015 2nd O/S
Rich Malcolm 1 Nov, 2014 2nd O/S
with Matt Brennan
with Matt Brennan
cem 28 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
with Gudge
with Gudge
Gudge 28 Oct, 2014 2nd O/S
with cem
with cem
Hardcore Pat 21 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
with Fireman Tom
with Fireman Tom
dannyboy83 26 May, 2014 Solo O/S
Stone Muppet 17 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with peter
with peter
petegruf 17 May, 2014 2nd
with crispin cc
with crispin cc
Derek Furze 16 Apr, 2014 Lead
with Dee
with Dee
Steph Ward 29 Mar, 2014 Lead rpt
AdamPrzeslak 29 Mar, 2014 2nd O/S
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
Martin Cooper 6 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
with Andrew
with Andrew
rfdl100 28 Sep, 2013 2nd β
with Ingo
with Ingo
Hidden 14 Sep, 2013 Solo O/S
bobpilgrem 2 Aug, 2013 2nd O/S
with CMC
with CMC
tompilgrem 2 Aug, 2013 2nd
with Dennis, bobpilgrem
with Dennis, bobpilgrem
MikeLeeds 10 Jul, 2013 2nd O/S
deacondeacon 7 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
dr_botnik 5 Jul, 2013 2nd rpt
Hidden 1 Jul, 2013 Lead
Hidden 1 Jul, 2013 2nd
Hidden 29 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
claregardiner 8 Jun, 2013 2nd
Tala A 7 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
Hidden 6 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
nic42 5 Jun, 2013 2nd β
with jack r
with jack r
Hidden 5 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 5 May, 2013 2nd
cherad 4 May, 2013 Lead O/S
Anne Fairbank 27 Apr, 2013 2nd dog
with Rich Atkinson
with Rich Atkinson
migs493 27 Apr, 2013 Lead rpt Stanage HVS
with lozowen
Stanage HVS
with lozowen
RM199 2 Mar, 2013 Lead dog
dr_botnik 2 Nov, 2012 Lead dnf
chiverstom 14 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
Steph Ward 14 Oct, 2012 Lead β
Hidden 14 Oct, 2012 2nd
Alkis 14 Oct, 2012 Lead dog Took too long to figure out the crux and pumped out. Had a rest and climbed to the top. Will do it properly next time...
Took too long to figure out the crux and pumped out. Had a rest and climbed to the top. Will do it properly next time...
Graeme Hammond 16 Sep, 2012 2nd rpt
with Mike Tutt, Trevor Wilson
with Mike Tutt, Trevor Wilson
Strong Steve 28 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
ColinD 24 May, 2012 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 15 Mar, 2012 2nd
Hidden 15 Oct, 2011 Lead rpt
elCapitano 24 Sep, 2011 2nd O/S
with Kenny
with Kenny
pmurdy 24 Sep, 2011 2nd O/S
with Martyn C
with Martyn C
Hidden 7 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
AlexxelA 31 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Becky E 2 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
Graeme Hammond 2 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S quite a hard reach move from the top of the crack
with Becky E
quite a hard reach move from the top of the crack
with Becky E
Hidden 2 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Jun, 2011 2nd
Batt 2 May, 2011 Lead O/S Seemed a bit too ok, might have gone wrong!
with sim0n
Seemed a bit too ok, might have gone wrong!
with sim0n
manwithacam ??, 2011 2nd Nice climbing, steep with a couple of tricky moves near the top
with Mike R
Nice climbing, steep with a couple of tricky moves near the top
with Mike R
Hidden 12 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 12 Sep, 2010 -
Hidden 12 Sep, 2010 2nd
Hidden 5 Sep, 2010 2nd
JRae 5 Sep, 2010 Lead dnf Lovely route. Pumped on the steep moves out of the cracks, 2 inches away from hidden jugs and backed off. Bypassed crux with corner crack.
Lovely route. Pumped on the steep moves out of the cracks, 2 inches away from hidden jugs and backed off. Bypassed crux with corner crack.
Richie Rich 7 Aug, 2010 2nd dog
with Tony H
with Tony H
Tony Holdsworth 7 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with Rich Cutsforth
with Rich Cutsforth
petellis 24 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S Never really felt comfy with the gear but pleast I could hang on and recover to place it.
with Becky E
Never really felt comfy with the gear but pleast I could hang on and recover to place it.
with Becky E
Becky E 24 Jul, 2010 2nd
Hidden 23 Jun, 2010 Lead
Will_Maxwell 31 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Pete
with Pete
Hidden 9 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 May, 2010 2nd O/S
duncan 17 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with jkarran
with jkarran
jkarran 17 Apr, 2010 2nd
with duncan
with duncan
uphillnow ??, 2010 Lead O/S about 210. Again 2015
with Graham Exley
about 210. Again 2015
with Graham Exley
Mr G 18 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
with Ed Neil
with Ed Neil
Jimbo C 3 Jun, 2009 2nd dog
with Dan and Gethin
with Dan and Gethin
gethin_allen 3 Jun, 2009 Lead dog didn't have a clue what it was because it wasn't in my guide, happy to find it was my first HVS lead, even if i did rest on the rope.
with Jimbo C
didn't have a clue what it was because it wasn't in my guide, happy to find it was my first HVS lead, even if i did rest on the rope.
with Jimbo C
Hidden 19 Apr, 2009 2nd O/S
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Shaw Brown 14 Sep, 2008 2nd
with Max
with Max
grakgrak 16 Aug, 2008 Lead dog
with duncan
with duncan
morrisdaboss 20 Jul, 2008 2nd O/S
with Ste 'O' C
with Ste 'O' C
SteveOc 20 Jul, 2008 Lead rpt
with Pete
with Pete
SteveOc 18 May, 2008 Lead O/S
with Al
with Al
Hidden ?Feb, 2008 Lead
Paul Tomo 25 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
with Dean Tomlinson
with Dean Tomlinson
Hidden ?Aug, 2007 2nd
JonBray 2 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2007 -
Ropeboy 10 Sep, 2006 Lead
Stig 14 Jun, 2005 2nd O/S Impossible to climb direct at the start at the grade?
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
Impossible to climb direct at the start at the grade?
with Charlie Reade-Jahn
SteveM 23 Apr, 2005 Lead
Hidden 27 Jul, 2002 Lead
martroberts 29 Mar, 2002 Lead O/S Very ugly green finish
Very ugly green finish
Hidden 24 Apr, 2000 Lead
tlr ??, 2000 2nd
Hidden ??, 2000 -
John Marsland 13 Jun, 1999 Lead
with Allen Newby
with Allen Newby
Mick King 21 Jun, 1998 Lead O/S
with Tony Madden
with Tony Madden
Brian Rodgers ??, 1998 Lead O/S
with Andrew Pritchard
with Andrew Pritchard
goi.ashmore 1 Nov, 1997 Lead O/S
with Alice Howe, Roy Thomas
with Alice Howe, Roy Thomas
Roget 28 Sep, 1997 Solo O/S
with jon
with jon
p.crooky#1 6 Aug, 1997 Solo O/S
with Ecca
with Ecca
Andy Say 14 Jun, 1995 Lead
roncaves 10 May, 1994 2nd
with Martin Whittiker
with Martin Whittiker
steveriley ??, 1992 Lead
mark-abz 21 May, 1990 Lead
with Phill R
with Phill R
J R R Hartley 13 Aug, 1989 2nd O/S
with Andy DeMott
with Andy DeMott
Raggar 30 Oct, 1988 2nd
with Steve B
with Steve B
dodders 24 Apr, 1988 2nd
with Bob Brevitt
with Bob Brevitt
Hidden 12 Sep, 1987 Lead
steve taylor ??, 1987 -
John Marsland 20 Oct, 1985 Solo before the flake broke off
before the flake broke off
sadams 6 Jan, 1984 Solo
Dave Musgrove 3 Dec, 1983 -
with Kim Greenald
with Kim Greenald
Rick51 20 Apr, 1980 2nd
Mark Kemball 17 Feb, 1980 Lead
with Andy Stephenson
with Andy Stephenson
Hidden 12 Oct, 1977 Lead
paul59 10 May, 1975 2nd
with Geoff Read
with Geoff Read
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