Rockfax Description
A fierce and fingery wall climb that eases with height. Avoid contact with the rail on Gully Wall and, if you're feeling strong, then try the smooth footless direct finish, 6c+ 6a, that requires one hell of a mantel and is much harder for the short. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Climb the pocketed wall right of the Pig's Nose arete without using the breaks running right from the aforementioned route. Finish straight up the top block.

N Head 1972


ClimberDateStyle
Nina Rogers 01/Nov TR
with Harry
Graham C 04/Jun TR rpt
matthewbpt 30/May TR dnf
Rafal Malczyk 14/May TR O/S
Katsmiff 14/May TR β

Fell off trying to go straight up. Then did it ground up going to the left which was easier on larger holds.

Munch 02/May -
Pete Dangerous 29/Apr TR RP
Hidden 19/Mar TR RP
Felix Ottey ??/2017 -
Roobag 21/Sep/16 -
with Drew
Hidden 09/Aug/15 TR dnf
zacloftus 24/Apr/15 TR RP
maybe_si 22/Mar/15 TR O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/15 TR rpt
bleddynmawr ??/2015 -
Flavio 26/Oct/14 TR O/S
with Mr Shunt
loplop 21/Jun/14 TR dog

Liked very much the slab, with a dyno from the pocket to the break. Second half is less interesting, though.

with Laura, Adrian, Jim
Hidden 17/May/14 TR RP
Chris Sieradzki 16/Mar/14 TR dog
with Hooo
Hidden 28/Aug/13 TR RP
bryan61 28/Aug/13 TR RP
with Mr Cess
Hidden 15/Jun/13 TR
lukehodson 01/Jun/13 TR O/S

Eliminate, but very good climbing

with Steve, Mel, Charlotte
matt.jj 02/May/13 TR β
matt.jj 25/Apr/13 TR RP
Hidden 30/Mar/13 TR rpt
Steve Dunton ??/2013 -
tradguy 11/Aug/12 TR rpt
RFWilkie 22/May/12 TR RP

Bit eliminate.

Hidden 14/Jan/12 TR
Cat G ??/2012 TR
Hidden ??/2012 -
james.pilbeam 01/Sep/11 -
Graham C 02/Jul/11 TR

A great climb, esp with a dyno from pocket to the break.

with Derek
Hidden 21/Jun/11 TR
Hidden 29/May/11 TR RP
strudles 22/Apr/11 TR
steve2006 02/Apr/11 TR β

after watching andrew I had an good idea how to climb it, but then fell off and the mono-pocket.. then came down and climbed it clean.

Hidden 20/Mar/11 TR
riddle 20/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Yasmina
climber46 ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 TR
james.pilbeam ??/2011 -
Graham C 02/Sep/10 TR

Ground up. used dyno from small pockets, then did it again using the small pockets slightly left (much easier). I think 6a if you go straight up

with Derek
paulnc 20/Jun/10 TR dog
with Mike F
rubben 16/May/10 TR O/S

Great climb...being slightly easier due to height...good fun and fair at 6a

with Marcus O'Leary
tradguy 20/Apr/10 TR rpt
Hidden ??/2010 -
lyneux 11/Oct/09 TR O/S
Tasermiut 11/Oct/09 TR
Anthony Allsopp 02/Aug/09 TR β
with Olly Ryan
JPGR ?/Aug/09 TR
with Steve Ahern
tradguy 11/Jun/09 TR rpt
martin one 19/Apr/09 TR RP

used breaks running right from pigs nose 5b

with Sue
Graham C 19/Oct/08 TR O/S
chrisrogers 22/Jun/08 TR O/S

Rock bone dry following a few dry days, and really windy. Nearly popped on strenuous finger traverse but crux short lived. 1995 CC guide shows it as 6a.

with Brian M
Sean Cunliffe 21/Jun/08 TR RP

Technical and Tough. Some good moves needed on the slab section and you find yourself using the same hold in different positions to make it work. A tough top out though. Not a lot to get hod of but really good.

with Will/Luke/John
Hidden 18/Jun/08 TR O/S
Hidden 01/Jun/08 TR
Different Steve 10/Feb/08 TR dog
with Guy Reid
Matt Tranter 12/Jun/07 TR
with Zelda Greyling
Hidden 03/Feb/07 TR O/S
Hidden 06/Aug/06 TR dog
Hidden 06/Aug/06 TR dog
AJ007 ??/2005 TR
Jacob Ram 12/Feb/98 TR
Hidden 14/Aug/95 TR RP
tradguy 16/Jul/92 TR
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