Rockfax Description
10m. Follow the slanting flake to its tip and stand on this with
difficulty. Teeter right and finish up the easy chimney. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Climb the obvious flake to the right of Innominate Crack and make a difficult move to stand on the pinnacle. Then move into the chimney to finish, or go direct for the VS 5a variant.

mot1 27/Aug/17 Lead O/S
with Peter
biggianthead 16/Aug/17 -
with T
DJayB 06/Aug/17 2nd rpt
chris2451 06/Aug/17 Lead rpt
Jeremy Rodgers 16/Jul/17 Lead O/S

Well protected route with interesting moves. Will try the direct finish next time. I think flake with break off eventually...

with Adam Rodgers, Ana Rodrigues
Connorh 02/Jul/17 2nd
with Ben
btiller87 02/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with Connor
Hidden 18/Jun/17 Lead O/S
her_t6 18/Jun/17 2nd O/S
garmour 18/Jun/17 Lead
with Martine
ClimbingGlen 17/May/17 Lead rpt
Aadashkevich 17/May/17 2nd O/S
with Katie, Glen
Andrew Knight 14/May/17 Lead O/S
cacheson 10/Apr/17 Lead O/S

The fun is over too quickly. Will do the HVS variation next time

CHarrison 07/Apr/17 Lead
ChrisH89 07/Apr/17 2nd
with Craig
OLGrady 07/Apr/17 Lead O/S
with OWatson
RM199 ??/2017 Lead O/S
stouffer 17/Sep/16 Lead
Fiona Reid 11/Sep/16 2nd

Nice climbing

with Mike
Mike-W-99 11/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Top of the flake creaks! Nice well protected route, shame it's not longer.

with Fiona
connor_furness 05/Sep/16 Lead O/S
FelixL 05/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Put a purple cam in flake chimney then went back on the face

with Megan
aliceswoods 05/Sep/16 2nd
Hidden 06/Aug/16 2nd
garyb1442 31/Jul/16 2nd O/S
Tony Myers 31/Jul/16 Lead O/S
ESmith 21/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Graham
ClimbingGlen 17/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Agnieszka 17/Jul/16 2nd O/S
with Glen
mjackson 14/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Richard Alderton 24/Jun/16 Lead rpt
with Jon Lee
FLHgirl 29/May/16 TR dog
with Aidan Broyd, Kirsty Hounsell
sarahlaight 29/May/16 2nd O/S
with Guy Hart, John Redwood
Hidden 14/May/16 Solo O/S
paultgraham 08/May/16 2nd O/S
with Rob, Hedd
Georgie25 13/Mar/16 Lead
AJMullen ??/2016 Lead O/S
Olli-C 10/Oct/15 Lead O/S
with Camille
Jude 26/Sep/15 2nd
with TizzyA
TizzyA 26/Sep/15 Lead
with Jude
Rowan Page 31/Aug/15 Lead
with Alison Page
Hidden 22/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Hmgslade 22/Jul/15 2nd
with Jack
mackem9 15/Jul/15 2nd O/S
Kizzy 15/Jul/15 -
smollett 12/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with jurga
Jurga 12/Jul/15 2nd
with James
Matt Poole 05/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Becky Hetherington
robertmichaellovell 27/Jun/15 Lead
with Mark S, Shane
alexcummings95 16/Jun/15 Lead O/S
GenericMedic 13/Jun/15 TR dnf
RobSimpson 26/May/15 Lead O/S
with John Leigthley
matthew burnett 24/May/15 Lead O/S
with Pix
malone 16/May/15 2nd
Hidden 16/May/15 Lead O/S
john. e.r 02/May/15 Lead G/U
with tom
Russell Lovett ??/2015 Solo O/S

Date climbed not known.

with alone
FraserMcClennan 02/Nov/14 Lead O/S
cpforbes 02/Nov/14 2nd rpt
MikeLell 23/Aug/14 Lead rpt
peterhubbard 13/Aug/14 2nd
with Conrad
Hidden 13/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/14 2nd
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead
gladys 09/Aug/14 2nd

w Steve D

gladys 09/Aug/14 2nd

w Steve D

captjon ?/Aug/14 TR
leerodgers84 25/Jul/14 TR β

Went up after the second. Very nice route, wish i'd had time to lead it. Crux easier than it looks.

with Joe
rodge 25/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Madden 15/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Gabe Oliver, Jamie Batey, Mark Dunn
Roch 14/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Carrie
peterhubbard 02/Jul/14 Lead
with Dan
Hidden 30/Jun/14 Lead O/S
SarahA 30/Jun/14 Lead β
kyaizawa 30/Jun/14 Solo β
rgd1977 26/Jun/14 Lead O/S
ipblake 21/Apr/14 Lead O/S

Quite delicate getting on top of flake, but went ok

cpforbes ??/2014 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/Nov/13 2nd O/S
ccraigg22 04/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Lew Fraser
AliT 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Bob1984 05/Oct/13 2nd
with Andrew Broadway
andybroadway 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Oct/13 Lead
MikeLell 28/Sep/13 Solo rpt

To retrieve Katie's gear she forgot to remove.

Alpenglow 28/Sep/13 Lead O/S

Balancy crux, great climbing up the flake.

with Katie K
spenser 26/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Felt like my first proper VS, crux was a good way above some very solid gear.

08nbrierley 16/Aug/13 Lead rpt
with connal
08nbrierley 09/Aug/13 2nd O/S
watson.b 09/Aug/13 Lead dog
with nicky
SianR 07/Aug/13 Lead
with Emma & Mike
MikeLell 07/Aug/13 Solo rpt
with Sian, Emma Parkinson
Hidden 03/Aug/13 2nd
dasc 27/Jul/13 2nd
stouffer 27/Jul/13 Lead
Hidden 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/13 TR O/S
MikeLell 29/Jun/13 Solo O/S
MartinJWood 04/Jun/13 Solo O/S
Pete23 02/Jun/13 Lead
with Stephen Mors
morsy 02/Jun/13 2nd
with peter berwick
b-mouse ?/Jun/13 2nd
Hidden 01/May/13 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/May/13 2nd
Hidden 20/Apr/13 2nd dnf
Hidden 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Jordangask 02/Mar/13 TR
Max Camozzi 02/Mar/13 TR O/S
hobblingfool 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Not such a great climb, think its just too easy or short or obvious. Careful with the top of the flake, it's sounding pretty hollow.

robertmichaellovell 09/Sep/12 Lead
with Bex, Bethan
BethanWhite 09/Sep/12 2nd
with Bex, Rob
vertigo 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Cari Hook
Hidden 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
David Stevens 03/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Anders Convery
Dervey 04/Aug/12 2nd
with Rich
Richard Alderton 04/Aug/12 Lead

First county VS.

with Liam
Klingon 25/Jul/12 Lead
with Nimble
Lawrie Brand 19/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Sarah Laing
Hidden 19/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Stamford Raffles 17/Jun/12 Lead
with Matthew
ranga 04/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 03/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Jonny M 03/Jun/12 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 03/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Spencer, liv_the_div
Hidden 03/Jun/12 2nd
RockaJo 24/May/12 Lead O/S

Felt very easy for a VS and not thrilling.

with Pete Archer
MDowson 24/May/12 Lead O/S
with Jonathon Powell
Hidden 23/May/12 Lead O/S
Drew(yes im magic) 19/Feb/12 2nd
samoliver01 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jan/12 2nd
Hidden 10/Jan/12 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 Solo O/S
lcullum7 12/Nov/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Nov/11 Lead
kyaizawa 12/Nov/11 Lead dog
Helen James 21/Aug/11 TR
Adamski1986 14/Aug/11 2nd O/S
with JonnoP
JonnoP 14/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Jul/11 2nd O/S
dakidunn 31/Jul/11 Lead
Matt Poole 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Paulina Pilarska
brayg01 31/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Hannah Lambert, John Lambert
daWalt 30/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Lisa
Chris wilson 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Jon B
mikemontain 19/Jun/11 -
with alison williams
KevB 06/Jun/11 Lead


owain-1978 02/Jun/11 2nd
with Pete, davina
Hidden 02/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 2nd
chris smith 21/May/11 2nd O/S
bencole ?/May/11 Lead O/S
with Andy
lisafer ??/2011 -
kingholmesy ??/2011 Solo O/S
Paul_Hardy 14/Oct/10 2nd O/S
Julian Laidler 14/Oct/10 Lead O/S

this one shoved a few problems in your face, but after a little reflection, solutions became apparent.

stix 22/Aug/10 Lead O/S
russasaurusRex 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Tricky standing on the flake. Not sure if I can claim the direct finish or not as I climbed left of the chimney, but used a hold around the corner for my hand

with Frazer
col3 23/Jul/10 TR O/S
with Dad, Paul
Paul1 23/Jul/10 TR

climbed the chimbley then the direct

with Ian, Nicole
markhammonds 18/Jul/10 2nd β
with Khalid Abdulla
mastiffmat 27/Jun/10 -
Simon Caldwell 19/Jun/10 Lead dnf

After half an hour failing to work out how to stand on the flake I called it a day :-(

with Carmen
pmordue 18/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Jun/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 28/May/10 2nd
Daniel Sutherland 23/May/10 2nd rpt
jonny taylor 20/May/10 Lead rpt

Direct finish - a little bold

with Alasdair
davidwright 03/May/10 Lead O/S
Deepash 03/May/10 2nd O/S
with Dave
David Bulley 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S

Wanted to go direct but my fingers were very numb at this point so had to go for the easier route. Not a good day today!

with Andy Chisholm
Phill_ Thompson ??/2010 Lead
danjw ??/2010 -
Ardginny 26/Sep/09 2nd O/S
with Christine Hall
jimstanton 12/Sep/09 Lead
with Stu Kent, Leo
barney800 08/Aug/09 Lead O/S

A nice climb and well protected if you put gear in the chimney. Think I climbed the direct finish, but it didn't seem as hard as 5a.

Little AndyH 08/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with dumc
akhutton88 10/Jul/09 2nd

Would like to lead.

stukent 02/Jul/09 Lead O/S
Daniel Sutherland 23/Jun/09 2nd rpt
with Rob
brayg01 11/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with Fergus
Klingon 31/May/09 2nd
with Phil & Lucy
Hidden 27/May/09 Lead
joe king 03/May/09 2nd O/S
with dan towns
Andysomething 03/May/09 2nd O/S
with Mark Binney
DanT 03/May/09 Lead O/S

James finished up Flake Corner Direct

with James Moore, Paul Rowlands
Stewpot 02/May/09 2nd
with pigeonjim, McKenna, Euan, Hazel
pigeonjim 02/May/09 Lead O/S
Mrs Weasel 25/Apr/09 2nd

And flexibility Boy

ferdia 25/Apr/09 Solo
JiveWeasel 25/Apr/09 Lead

A bit of a one move wonder, but worthwhile.

Hidden 25/Apr/09 2nd O/S
burto 25/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Andy Moles 25/Apr/09 Solo O/S
with -
Roberttaylor 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Lovely flake, hardest move is getting on top of it. Nice climb.

Liam Ingram 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
JdotP 25/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Ashvin Jayaram
BruceW 11/Apr/09 Lead O/S

The VD corner bit was the hardest bit!

with Becca
daWalt 05/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with Sam , iceicebaby
iceicebaby 05/Apr/09 2nd O/S

Walter is on the VS's!! Acetickles...!

with Walter Robison
stuaart 21/Mar/09 Lead O/S

Did the discount version finish (i.e., up the chimney at the end).

tom heaney ??/2009 -
j0shwyatt000 ??/2009 Lead O/S
KragKing ??/2009 Lead
Hidden 03/Sep/08 2nd
SecretSquirrel 30/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with fiend
adam carless 28/Aug/08 Lead O/S

Too windy to do the direct, so grovelled up the manky finish.

with practicalcat and Andy
practicalcat 28/Aug/08 2nd
ShelleyRhodes 16/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Alastair Williams 16/Aug/08 2nd
Hidden 03/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Simonj 03/Aug/08 Lead
with Jenny
Hidden 03/Aug/08 Lead
Hidden ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
Fabian001 12/Jul/08 2nd
with Adam Thorpe
Claire S-J ?/Jul/08 Lead
Lindsay Sutherland 28/Jun/08 2nd rpt
with Daniel Sutherland
Daniel Sutherland 28/Jun/08 Lead rpt
with Lindsay
jonny taylor 21/May/08 2nd
with Jen
odox ??/2008 -
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
Daniel Sutherland 08/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Lindsay
Spangle12 05/Sep/07 TR β
with Tony, Rolfy
tomcorley55 01/Sep/07 Lead O/S

very very windy! amazing views though...

with Rob Corley
ligaya ?/Aug/07 Lead
with Al
Gandy ?/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Laura Hamlet 03/Jun/07 -
with Birty
Laura Hamlet 03/Jun/07 2nd
with Birty
Laura Hamlet 03/Jun/07 2nd O/S
with Birty
Hidden 24/May/07 Lead O/S
Woodiee ?/Feb/07 2nd O/S
Taity ??/2007 2nd O/S
with Paul Kirkpatrick
G1BBO44 09/Sep/06 2nd
Christopher Williamson ?/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with Matt Sleightholme
alifin 14/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Joanne Finlay
Sam Judson 07/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Caroline Judson
DJayB ?/Jun/06 2nd rpt
chris2451 ?/Jun/06 Lead β

Direct finish VS

Hidden ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2006 2nd
Hidden 01/Jul/05 2nd O/S
carriegold 28/May/05 2nd O/S
with Steve C
alan moore ??/2005 Solo
snowy owl 17/Aug/04 Lead
with Amy Woolstenholmes
GPN ?/Aug/04 Lead
Rattis69 ??/2004 TR
with Richard Abbott
Reds 27/Aug/03 Lead O/S
Bruce Kerr 01/Sep/01 Lead
with Jenny Kerr
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 04/Aug/01 2nd O/S
with Rebecca
EllieWoods 23/Aug/00 2nd O/S
with Hayley
Hidden 12/Jul/99 Lead
mike fenwick ?/Jul/99 Lead
with Paul Bridges
Richard Alderton 13/May/98 2nd
with JB
Hidden 13/May/98 Lead
JiveWeasel ?/Jun/94 2nd
GuyC 14/Aug/93 -
with Jon Bell
malc 21/Mar/93 Lead
beaumap 24/Aug/91 AltLd
with Tim Waddington
Roget ?/Aug/89 2nd O/S
with chris jones, jim
Steve Crowe 05/Jul/89 Solo O/S
Neil R 10/Aug/86 Lead
with Sharon
Will Webb ?/Jul/84 Solo
telemark ??/1980 -
Lord of Starkness ??/1971 Lead
Paula Hamilton-Gibson ??/1971 -
with Geoff Leach
Hidden ?/Apr/65 AltLd
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High HVS
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High HS
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Votes cast 40
High 5a
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High 4c
Mid 4c
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High 4b
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Style of ascent
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