The best sports route of its grade in the area. Check out the old plough blade gear in the break! Climb the lower wall from the big boulder platform down and right of Plus Ca Change, heading for a prominent v-groove. Pull straight through this groove and shakeout. The next 8m is devious and continually difficult. BB over on the right.

Roy Thomas, Mick Learoyd 10/Aug/1986

Ticklists: Rockfax South Wales Top 50.

DaveFidler 15/Oct/16 Lead β
caradogr 20/Aug/16 Lead
Hidden 15/Aug/16 Lead RP
MathewWright1998 13/Aug/16 Lead RP
with Tomas P, Lewis Edwards
wilchivs 23/Jul/16 Lead rpt
steveanthony 19/Jul/16 Lead rpt
with John Bullock
Josh Lewis 11/Jul/16 Lead β


Tomas P 29/May/16 Lead rpt
with Tom
tommccluskey 28/May/16 Lead O/S
with Tom
Ricky Rocks 14/May/16 Lead rpt
just one more 12/May/16 Lead O/S
Cheese Monkey ?/May/16 Lead O/S
dshearer 03/Sep/15 Lead RP
FelixPeterken ?/Sep/15 Lead O/S

Felt like you could fall off anywhere on this

wilchivs 16/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Aug/15 Lead dog
mdolan 16/Aug/15 Lead G/U

Second attampe. Pumpy but doable with a good burn and rests at the top.

Andy Smallwood 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S
hankyc 07/Aug/15 Lead rpt

suprisingly pumpy for a warmup

James S 07/Aug/15 Lead β

Pumpy but it dishes out the good holds just when you want them! Quality climb.

with henry
Dave Cale 02/Aug/15 Lead β

Awesome route, sustained all the way to the top.

Hidden 02/Aug/15 Lead rpt
steveanthony 18/Jul/15 Lead rpt

Still good

climb62 ??/2015 Lead
Tomas P 11/Sep/14 Lead RP

came back to do it after failing to onsight a few months back. Brilliant route!

with Aelita
i_a_coops 10/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Duggie
JM 06/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Anna Reiners
OERees 22/Aug/14 Lead rpt
mop449 19/Aug/14 Lead RP

2nd go

mop449 09/Aug/14 Lead dog
with Ross Smith
Quarryboy 23/Jul/14 Lead O/S

The best sport climb I have done in the UK thus far, feels like a classic piece of overhanging rock you would find in somewhere like Spain.

Stanners 23/Jul/14 Lead rpt

More pumpy than I remember! Must have been fit last time!

with Paul Robertson, James Rich, guy percivel, Jack Bradbrook
JamesRich 23/Jul/14 Lead dnf
Kris suriyo 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Did this route in my approach shoes

OERees 01/Jul/14 Lead β
Robheirene 21/Jun/14 Lead RP

2nd go

gingernick 03/Jun/14 Lead rpt
steveanthony 03/Jun/14 Lead β
Tim W 01/Jun/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 01/Jun/14 Lead β
gingernick 21/May/14 Lead O/S

Repeat great climbing

with Darrell
adam 24 12/Apr/14 Lead RP
with Chris Hobbs
Tim W 30/Mar/14 Lead rpt
with Alys Rook, Dave Ripley
Hidden 30/Mar/14 TR dog
Simon17 ??/2014 -

Really liked this one, bit of a strange wander across the ledge, nice above!

ollie_e 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S

Excellent, although the flash pumped scuppered the rest of the day.

chrisscutt 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with ant, ro, oly
anthony henry 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S

Great climbing. flowed nicely

Hidden 05/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Giles Davis 02/Sep/13 TR dog
Joe Innes 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Drew
dickypips ?/Sep/13 Lead rpt

got to be up with the best of south east wales.

with gav
karoo88 31/Aug/13 Lead rpt
Ramon Marin 26/Aug/13 Lead O/S

The best 6c I've done in the UK, incredible! Very soft for the grade

with viki harvey
Dan Jenkin 03/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Gordon Jenkin
Hidden ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
EliotStephens 26/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Paul Robertson 17/Jul/13 Lead β

Great climbing on good holds. Well bolted but some are hard to spot.

Pathological_Climber 14/Jul/13 Lead β

Good route.

quiffhanger 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Cailean Harker 11/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hannah Brading 11/Jul/13 Lead RP

2nd go!

guy xavier percival 09/Jul/13 Lead
with rob
Stanners 09/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Lived up to my expectations! Very easy for 6c!?

with guy percivel
James Marshall 07/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with wendy
Garrouli 29/Jun/13 Lead rpt
with Ioanna
Jay81 26/May/13 Lead β
with Tomar
Tomar 26/May/13 Lead β
valecoastclimber 17/May/13 Lead rpt
richardr 08/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead dog
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead dog
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead dog
Hidden 26/Jul/12 TR dnf
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead dog
Tim W 26/Jul/12 Lead rpt

Led twice

Hidden 11/Jul/12 Lead dog
AshWH 10/Jun/12 Lead β
with Sam C
Hidden 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Ollie B 09/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with B.Brewer
Garrouli 10/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Pete
Hidden 03/Jul/11 2nd dog
Hidden 11/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 11/Jun/11 Lead dog
Spacetourist 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Nice and long.

with Ed Heslam
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead RP
Hidden 03/Jun/11 2nd dog
Hidden 03/Jun/11 Lead O/S
BenNorman 31/May/11 Lead O/S

Pumpy, top headwall is great though, big holds and steep wall!

crispyboy 24/May/11 -
with Lashlin
Hidden 24/May/11 TR dog
eddy-on-the-rocks 08/May/11 Lead O/S
with James
gingernick ?/Feb/11 Lead O/S
with Dean,Daryl
Hidden 25/Oct/10 Lead O/S
richsmithinbristol 12/Sep/10 Lead β

Pretty good but not a total classic.

Ricky Rocks 12/Sep/10 Lead O/S

First route back after a long summer off. Needless to say i got well pumped!!

with rich smith
Christian Reynish 08/Aug/10 Lead dog

fell off penultimate hold:(

with stu
_m.cox_ ?/Aug/10 2nd β
Bristoldave 14/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Protheroe
Hidden 27/Jun/10 Lead RP
d_meacher 26/Jun/10 Lead dog
Hidden 20/Jun/10 Lead RP
gejones 08/Jun/10 Lead β
with DafSWMC
DafSWMC 08/Jun/10 Lead rpt
with Gareth
mikeshewring 04/Jun/10 Lead RP
Cowflinger 04/Jun/10 TR rpt
with Mike
Hidden ??/2010 -
Cowflinger 19/Sep/09 TR rpt
tweedcore 23/Aug/09 Lead RP

amazing climbing could happily do it again and again

d_meacher 18/Aug/09 Lead dog
chris wyatt 01/Jul/09 Lead β

A great route- recommended

Hidden 01/Jul/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Jun/09 Lead RP
Paul Bowen 14/Jun/09 Lead RP
Billg 14/Jun/09 Lead rpt
with Bob Brewer
Hidden 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
alan rosier 31/May/09 Lead RP
summo ??/2009 -
jfreeman 08/Jul/08 Lead O/S
simonr 08/Jul/08 Lead β
Tim W 14/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Marina Unterfosthuber
DafSWMC 11/Jun/08 Lead RP
with Hash
Mark Walter 13/May/08 Lead dog

fell off on the final move on my first attempt, bugger! mucked up my footwork

with Alex Pickard
Billg 10/May/08 Lead rpt
DafSWMC 09/Apr/08 TR dog
Lee Proctor 05/May/07 Lead O/S
with Paul Bolger
guyblackwood 05/May/07 Lead RP

great climb- very tough move at the top (pumpy)

with Ricardo
haydng 11/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Rob
Marti999 ?/Sep/06 -
AlexRenshaw 25/Aug/06 Lead
The Jazz Butcher ??/2006 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/05 Lead O/S
Billg ??/2004 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/03 Lead RP
Hidden ??/2003 Lead
Tim M ??/2000 Lead O/S
Cowflinger ?/Apr/95 Lead rpt
Eugetj ?/Jun/94 Lead O/S
with Roy Thomas
channinga ??/1994 -
goi.ashmore 10/Sep/93 Lead O/S

No other Fr6c or E3 comes close

with Simon Coles
shoulders 14/Aug/93 -
freelunchprovider 10/Aug/86 -

1st ascent,originally trad,threads,1peg,1lump of metal from an old plough on lundy

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