Climb the SW arete to the break then go left and up using the 'ear' to undercuts. Either surmount the overhang directly or cross right to finish.

Ticklists: Harrisons 1956 Climbs, Tonbridge School Sandstone Graded List, Starred Southern Sandstone 6a's.


ClimberDateStyle
Graham C ?/May TR O/S
with Derek
whitehouse_rhys ??/2017 -
Jamdahll ??/2017 TR
SandyB 24/Sep/16 -
bryan61 13/Aug/16 TR rpt
with Tom D
td72 05/Jun/16 TR
Nina Rogers ??/2016 TR
thomas108 ??/2016 -
seanbastard ??/2015 TR O/S
Guy Atkinson 16/Sep/14 TR dnf

Gaston into an undercut... whaaattt? stuffed up my shoulder trying this. Could have done with some more attempts.

with Alicia
Hidden 05/Jul/14 TR RP
bryan61 05/Jul/14 TR rpt
with Mr Cess
Hidden 16/May/14 TR RP
jwpil 31/Aug/13 TR RP
with Ben
dh7892 18/Jul/13 TR β
Hidden 28/Jul/12 TR dnf
RFWilkie 19/Jun/12 TR dog
Carl Simmons 01/Jun/12 TR dnf

Great climb with really good small holds until last block, which then becomes very smooth. Managed to climb until final Block

with Tom Gregory
LJC 06/Apr/12 -
Hidden 24/Mar/12 TR O/S
Cat G ??/2012 TR
Hidden ??/2012 -
Henry.Todman ?/Jul/11 TR RP
Hidden 05/Sep/10 TR dog
Brown 01/Aug/10 TR RP
with Lilifa
Hidden 09/May/10 TR
stuartberg 31/Dec/09 TR RP

hard and harder the nearer to climbing the actual arete you get.great all round.

Anthony Allsopp 26/Sep/09 TR rpt
RFWilkie 30/Aug/09 TR dnf
St0neMonkey ??/2009 TR
olipab121 ??/2009 -
mattyork2 11/Oct/08 TR RP

Finally, great climb. A nice little birthday treat.

with Melissa Christey
pad-rat 20/Sep/08 TR
mattyork2 16/Dec/07 TR dog
mattyork2 25/Nov/07 TR dog

God, what an awesome pitch. Got to nail that Gaston first time and it should go next time!

with Chris McGibbon
BoulderMonster 01/Jan/07 TR RP
BoulderMonster 01/Jan/07 TR RP
Nathan Kemp ??/2007 TR
Ally Smith ??/2007 Solo
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
tradguy 03/May/05 TR
flyboy86 ??/2005 TR
with Paul W
Hidden ?/Jul/00 TR
Jon Read ??/2000 TR O/S
with Matt Gallagher
Roget 18/Sep/99 TR O/S
with jon
Hidden ?/Jun/99 TR
Hidden 08/Jul/97 TR
adi bryant 20/Aug/91 TR
with Lou
Hidden ?/Jun/90 -
andy tetsill ?/Apr/90 TR

failed on the top move

with Goldsmiths college
andy gittins ??/1990 -
Guy ??/1986 -
Nigel Bond 14/Apr/76 TR
with Trever
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