Rockfax Description
8m. Nice moves up the wall just to the left of the arete. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Start left of the arete and either make a huge move to catch mid-height break or climb the nose just right. Finish up the vague flake. [now E1? after key placement broke?]

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List.

FeargalR 29/Aug/16 2nd β
Hidden 06/Aug/16 Solo
Hidden 07/Jul/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/16 Lead
Rob Gillespie 20/Apr/16 Lead O/S
GargoyleFeet 13/Mar/16 Lead O/S

Committing and pretty strong. Lovely route :) E1 since the breaking of a placement?

with Claire
thecruxclimber 13/Mar/16 2nd dnf
Cheese Monkey 04/Jul/15 Lead O/S

Lovely if reachy!

with Vienna
Hidden 09/Jun/15 Lead
Chris Murray 22/Mar/15 Lead

Very nice. Steep and committing, but decent gear where you need it.

DanChad 22/Mar/15 2nd O/S
JimboWizbo 05/Oct/14 Lead O/S

No hands knee bar. Big stretch and run out to the top. Pumpy

with Beth
Hidden 05/Oct/14 2nd O/S
Jordanh031 20/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Andrew Abraham 12/Jul/14 2nd rpt
monsteratt 12/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
Ceara 29/May/14 2nd rpt
with Andrew
Andrew Abraham 29/May/14 Lead O/S

wet and windy, but a lovely route

with Ceara
kermit_uk 26/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/13 Solo
Hidden 27/Aug/13 Solo
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Solo
terri mc 09/Jun/13 2nd O/S
with Andy Shardlow
Hidden 05/Jun/13 2nd O/S
PeteWilson 04/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with sam yarwood
Iron Face 25/May/13 TR O/S
with Lozza, Cerys
Hidden 06/May/13 Solo rpt
Morris123 27/Apr/13 Lead dnf

Rock broke off after falling off and rolled over my foot. Weighted a Cam large chunk of the route now damaged. Possible new grade required. Sorry guys =(

Graeme Hammond 17/Feb/13 Lead O/S


with Becky E
Hidden ??/2013 Solo O/S
L.D.M 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Louis Melland
Hidden 26/Jul/12 Lead O/S
tom bre 25/Jul/12 2nd O/S

Only just! Pumpy and good route.

Hidden 21/May/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 28/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 28/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 13/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Hidden 13/Mar/12 Solo rpt
keith Lonsdale 21/Jul/11 2nd
andybirtwistle 21/Jul/11 Lead O/S
bavarianGaz 09/Jul/11 Lead O/S

First HVS Onsight!!

with Tom
Tom Lee-Field 09/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with Gaz
Alistair Corbett 19/Jun/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Jun/11 2nd
Marvino 22/Apr/11 Lead

A BIG reach up to get the break then steep, committing climbing all the way. Loved it!

Hidden ??/2011 Solo
sam corbett ??/2011 -
Peakpdr 27/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Ky 17/May/10 Lead O/S
with Tim
Hidden 05/May/10 2nd dog
donkster 05/May/10 Lead rpt
with tim, paul, dennis
Andy Clarke 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Ralph
benny_m 12/Dec/09 TR O/S
donkster 08/Nov/09 Lead rpt
with ben
cooper leek 08/Nov/09 2nd O/S
with donk
Jo wood 31/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Mark Hatton 31/Oct/09 TR RP
with Leanne Rhoden
donkster 25/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with DaveNW
Hidden 25/Oct/09 2nd O/S
Rampikino 28/Jun/09 TR
with Cat
pauldrew 12/Jul/08 2nd
thrutch 11/Jun/08 Lead RP
with helen
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Col Allott 24/May/07 Solo O/S
Rampikino 19/Apr/07 Lead
with Cat
John Eley ?/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/02 Lead
mark s ??/2002 Solo
Gus ??/2002 -
FrankW 17/Jun/00 Lead O/S
with Mark L
Stoney Boy 22/Mar/97 Solo O/S
Roget 04/May/91 Solo rpt
andrew300169 ??/1990 -
Roget 05/Nov/89 Lead O/S
with jim
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Style of ascent
Alt Leads
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