Rockfax Description
The converging parallel cracks give a pleasant pumpy pitch. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Stanage for Crack Apprentices, Eastern Grit 2 star plus (HVS/VS/HS).

Hidden 05/Nov/17 2nd
Fiona Hughes 05/Nov/17 Lead
with SP
slab_happy 30/Oct/17 2nd dog

Had to sit on the rope to use both hands to remove a stuck nut.

with Ellie
Andy Hardy 15/Oct/17 2nd O/S
Ben1983 08/Oct/17 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/17 Lead
escape 27/Aug/17 2nd

Lead Jez

with Tracy, Jedi Master Jez
PaulFidler 27/Aug/17 2nd O/S
cragtyke 25/Aug/17 2nd
with Chris
Hidden 25/Aug/17 Lead
Gudge 15/Aug/17 2nd O/S
tebs 09/Aug/17 Lead O/S
with Burns
Simonfarfaraway 24/Jul/17 Lead O/S
with Kev woodward, Steve Hastings
Hidden 08/Jul/17 Lead O/S
Chris Ellis 17/Jun/17 Lead
with Roger Brown
chrisdjackson 21/May/17 Lead O/S

Felt tough - if feet were better it would be a low VS but it requires some moves

with simon, Rachel
Harri777 21/May/17 Lead
with Simon H
TobyA 21/May/17 Lead O/S

Not as hard as it looks like it might be as you pull on.

with TonyB
HenryMeier 14/May/17 Lead O/S
with Smeagol
j.kirby 14/May/17 2nd
keitht 13/May/17 Solo
neilh 02/Apr/17 Lead
with Phil Ashton
Hidden 25/Mar/17 Lead O/S
cem 27/Nov/16 2nd

Felt quite tough for the grade.

georgenvk 27/Nov/16 Lead O/S
with cem
phleppy 05/Nov/16 Lead
with Garr
MrFantastic 29/Sep/16 Solo O/S
Tony Holdsworth 18/Sep/16 Lead rpt
with Nick Mitchell
JohnBotham 15/Sep/16 Lead dog

Great route. Was a very hot and sweaty day, had to rest

with Jeremy Windsor
alexjf 01/Sep/16 2nd O/S


with Mick
annep11 31/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/Jul/16 Solo O/S
Liam Ingram 31/Jul/16 2nd O/S
Blod 26/Jul/16 Lead rpt

Nice mix of jamming and laybacking.

with Tony S
Hidden 03/Jul/16 2nd
jimbonfire 03/Jul/16 2nd
Ian Saxton 03/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with jim, tony
pingora 18/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Celso
lusonavigator 18/Jun/16 2nd

Felt a bit tricky even to 2nd as a first climb. Spent 10 min trying to get a wire out. Ian had to abseil in the end.

with pingora
melv 15/May/16 Lead O/S
with Fi
Tim Rodgers 09/May/16 Lead
Hidden 27/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Tony Holdsworth 11/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Rupert Creed
Neil Pacey 29/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Tanya Savage 29/Aug/15 2nd

Tried and failed leading by following left hand crack - needed to bridge to right crack and couldn't do it. Seconded it the way Neil led it, bridging from the start - felt horrible

Hidden 27/Aug/15 2nd O/S
edwards_nicholas 27/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with NinaR
mike8331 25/Jul/15 Lead
mike8331 25/Jul/15 Lead
Hidden 19/Jul/15 2nd O/S
SGD 11/Jul/15 2nd O/S

Was going to solo this, glad I didn't - A little bit too insecure at height. Nice route though.

with Tom Relf
Hidden 04/Jul/15 2nd β
Ropeboy 03/Jul/15 Lead

A bit pumpy

Hidden 24/Jun/15 AltLd dog
Murilo Lessa 30/May/15 Lead O/S
with Alex Desborough
Jim Malo 10/May/15 2nd O/S
with Nick, Mark
Mikethe boar 25/Apr/15 Lead
with Rick Mattheson
soph 25/Apr/15 Solo O/S
with Tony Stone
Flavio 07/Apr/15 Solo O/S
cookie-doo 05/Apr/15 2nd O/S
stp 05/Apr/15 Solo O/S
with Dave T
ashtond6 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Dave Turnbull, BMC 21/Mar/15 Solo
Canyak ??/2015 -
buxtoncoffeelover 04/Nov/14 Lead
with Vicar, Ralph
Hidden 04/Nov/14 2nd
ralphio 04/Nov/14 2nd
with Nik
The Reaper 21/Sep/14 Solo O/S

On shunt

Hidden 07/Sep/14 2nd
Hidden 30/Aug/14 -
Simon Caldwell 05/Jul/14 2nd O/S

Sustained jamming, great fun

with Carmen
Hidden 05/Jul/14 Lead
Blod 02/Jul/14 Lead rpt
dannyboy83 26/May/14 Solo O/S
rich_hw 26/May/14 Lead O/S
with Nikki
Hidden 17/May/14 Solo
Hidden 05/May/14 2nd
julesmckim 27/Apr/14 2nd
Hidden 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Andrew Barker ??/2014 Solo O/S
Jim Slater 06/Oct/13 2nd O/S
john_ni 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
peteJ23 11/Aug/13 Lead dog
al123 11/Aug/13 Solo
with neil
Hidden 18/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Jun/13 Lead O/S
tobydunford 15/Jun/13 Solo O/S
domskezz 20/May/13 Lead
with Si
the power 02/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with rob
Anna duckett ??/2013 Lead
a13x 10/Nov/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/Oct/12 Lead
Hidden 12/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 25/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 03/May/12 2nd dog
pie_eater_pete 30/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Dibdawg 24/Mar/12 Solo O/S
with Mark Sheridan
stuaart 19/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with Nukshi, Kenny
Hidden ??/2012 -
Ben Bransby ??/2012 Solo
Hidden 20/Nov/11 2nd
Ben Griffiths 01/Sep/11 Lead dog
Hidden 01/Sep/11 2nd O/S
mark20 09/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/11 2nd
al123 06/Aug/11 Solo O/S

good route

cragtyke 31/Jul/11 2nd
with john g
glennofsheff 10/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Very pumpy . Good gear but placed poorly due to pump adding to the difficulty . Ultimately very enjoyable though .

Bex_M 10/Apr/11 2nd
with Dale, Duncan Dunbar
uphillnow ??/2011 -
Hidden ??/2011 -
Hidden 15/Nov/10 -
Oceanic 07/Nov/10 -
Hidden 17/Oct/10 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 16/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Oct/10 Lead rpt
Yanis Nayu 31/Aug/10 2nd dog

Dogged when I got bad cramp in my hip!

with Andy
max_chan 01/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Steve Carty
Calder 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Rachel
Hidden 22/May/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/May/10 Lead O/S
Col Kingshott 17/May/10 -
martinbettridge06 ?/May/10 Lead
tigertim 23/Apr/10 2nd
Graeme Hammond 17/Apr/10 2nd rpt

felt steep and hard! i must have been feeling strong when I soloed it :o

with Lauren Foster/Keeler
Bradbury 17/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Mary Winter
Hidden 13/Oct/09 -
Hidden 10/Oct/09 Lead
blackpoolrock 24/Sep/09 Lead dog

My first lead at this grade, quite an experience, I need to buy some cams! Will do again without resting.

with Yes
blackpoolrock 24/Sep/09 2nd rpt

Climbed again after leading this route.

with Yes
Mark Davies PK 19/Sep/09 Solo O/S
with Mr Shunt
Hidden 02/Aug/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 02/Aug/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/Jul/09 Solo
Hidden 23/May/09 Lead
The Bad Cough 23/May/09 2nd O/S
embob 23/May/09 2nd

Got some nice jams at the top.

with Alex
Hidden ??/2009 -
paul birch ??/2009 -
Duck Egg ?/Sep/08 Lead β

Got well pumped on this one.

Graeme Hammond 26/Aug/08 Solo O/S
Rob Davies 02/Aug/08 2nd
with Phil Ashton
mikej 01/Jul/08 2nd
with Rick Naylor
alek 14/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/08 2nd O/S
monkeyjumper ?/May/08 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
Hidden 06/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/07 2nd
Peakpdr 06/Oct/07 -
with PeakDJ
A Crook 16/Sep/07 Lead O/S
NeilGriffiths 16/Sep/07 2nd
with A Crook
Hidden 24/Jul/07 Solo
tlr 26/May/07 Solo
Hidden 20/May/07 2nd O/S
Mutl3y 05/May/07 Lead
with Clog
Clog 05/May/07 2nd
with Mutl3y
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
BigToe 10/Mar/07 2nd
Whealiebob 10/Mar/07 Lead dog

Made a bit of an arse of it!

with Stee
Hidden 21/Oct/06 Lead O/S
Chris Sansum ??/2006 Lead O/S
LoopyLou ?/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Sam Stell & Sally
Hidden 04/Jul/04 Lead
Hidden 24/May/04 Lead
Martin Bennett 19/Mar/04 -
with MT, SW
Hidden ?/Jul/03 Lead
rob.grafton 12/Apr/03 2nd
with Bruce
Roget 14/Apr/02 Solo O/S
Hammy 07/May/00 Solo
Blod 26/Mar/00 Lead β
with Martin B
Iain Thow 03/Apr/99 Lead
with Liz Jolley, Chris Dodd
Chris Ellis 09/Aug/97 2nd
with Andy Barker
Rampikino 06/Apr/97 Lead
with Phil
D Tempest 10/Oct/93 Solo
with Rick
goi.ashmore 29/Apr/93 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/91 Solo
babymoac 01/Jun/90 Solo
Hidden ?/May/90 Lead
Andy Say 07/Mar/88 Solo
Tom V 25/Apr/85 Lead
with Howie Darwin
Nigel Bond 07/Sep/80 Lead
with Pete
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