Rockfax Description
11m. From the ledge on Ridge Route, step right into the centre of the slab and climb direct by precarious climbing, with a particularly tricky move to get stood in the mid-height break. The break offers good gear (awkward to place) or a finger-hold. © Rockfax

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Dave Warburton 8 Jun, 2007 Show βeta
βeta: Ace Climb! really really good. I agree with Ian, HVS but definitely ***
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βeta: Ace Climb! really really good. I agree with Ian, HVS but definitely ***
IanJackson 31 May, 2007 Show βeta
βeta: HVS 5b *** Good gear in the break once found.
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βeta: HVS 5b *** Good gear in the break once found.
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Hidden 3 Aug -
nick ferro 3 Aug TR O/S Tried to lead it but wasn't sure if the right arete was in or not.
Tried to lead it but wasn't sure if the right arete was in or not.
Hidden 3 Aug 2nd
Rib1356 13 Jul Lead rpt
with Natcad
with Natcad
OLGrady 29 Jun Lead O/S
with J Edwards
with J Edwards
MartinJWood 20 Jun TR dog
with Jo Banner, Katy Banner
with Jo Banner, Katy Banner
Amy Henchoz 9 Jun Lead
markfairbank 23 Apr Lead rpt
Aaron Duke 20 Mar Lead O/S
Aaron Duke 21 Feb Lead O/S
James Pollard 9 Aug, 2018 Solo rpt
with Tony Marr
with Tony Marr
Hidden 5 Jun, 2018 Lead G/U
SarahA275 5 Jun, 2018 2nd O/S
JoeFoster59 1 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S Well cool. Gear seems a bit touch and go just shove a cam and a nut in the break. Really fun crux move no real holds. Did not use the aretes but the centre was so fun. Really nice
with Rib1356
Well cool. Gear seems a bit touch and go just shove a cam and a nut in the break. Really fun crux move no real holds. Did not use the aretes but the centre was so fun. Really nice
with Rib1356
Rib1356 1 Nov, 2017 Lead G/U
Richard Alderton 2 Jul, 2017 2nd rpt
08nbrierley 2 Jul, 2017 Lead
daviesp2 1 Jul, 2017 2nd
freemanTom 1 Jul, 2017 Lead rpt
with Paul Davies
with Paul Davies
Hidden ?Jul, 2017 Solo O/S
Hidden 17 Jun, 2017 Solo O/S
kermit_uk 17 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
sarah hawker 3 Jun, 2017 TR dog
with mariner
with mariner
freemanTom 30 May, 2017 Lead rpt Glad Chris was on hand with beta
with Mike CMC, Gary CMC
Glad Chris was on hand with beta
with Mike CMC, Gary CMC
DFrank 11 Apr, 2017 2nd
Georgie25 1 Apr, 2017 Lead Eventually committed to the sketchy move, harder for the short. Take small cams for the break. Pleased to get this led!
Eventually committed to the sketchy move, harder for the short. Take small cams for the break. Pleased to get this led!
j.kirby 19 Feb, 2017 2nd dog
Adam.Watson 28 Sep, 2016 2nd
ESmith 28 Sep, 2016 TR O/S
with Adam Watson, Alice Barton
with Adam Watson, Alice Barton
Alpenglow 28 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
Christine Close 18 Sep, 2016 2nd O/S
with S Lynch
with S Lynch
S Lynch 18 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 7 Sep, 2016 -
manmike 7 Sep, 2016 Lead
with all the lads
with all the lads
Hidden 7 Sep, 2016 -
Kinge 6 Sep, 2016 Lead β
with Nicky, Craig
with Nicky, Craig
Roget 21 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with robin
with robin
Robin Nichols 21 Aug, 2016 2nd O/S
with Jim, Roget
with Jim, Roget
Anti-faff 29 Jul, 2016 Lead At last! With Dave's beta and Mike's moral support.
with Dave McKinney, Mike
At last! With Dave's beta and Mike's moral support.
with Dave McKinney, Mike
Anti-faff 21 Jul, 2016 Lead dnf Failed again.
with Mike
Failed again.
with Mike
Hidden 5 Jul, 2016 Lead
cpforbes 20 Apr, 2016 Lead rpt
Anti-faff 12 Mar, 2016 Lead dnf Didn't have any gear that would fit, escaped to chimney.
with Mike
Didn't have any gear that would fit, escaped to chimney.
with Mike
Jamie Brown 16 Jun, 2015 TR dog
with Donal
with Donal
Gabe Oliver 14 May, 2015 Lead O/S
cpforbes 13 May, 2015 2nd O/S
robblackburn 21 Apr, 2015 Solo Wicked line!
Wicked line!
Rob84 14 Apr, 2015 2nd β
with Mike and Pete
with Mike and Pete
Max Clarke 6 Apr, 2015 Lead
BJones 10 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Feb, 2015 2nd
Hidden 29 Sep, 2014 2nd dog
Hidden 29 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Dervey 12 Sep, 2014 Lead dog
Richard Alderton 12 Sep, 2014 2nd
with Dervey
with Dervey
Hidden 26 Aug, 2014 2nd
Max Clarke 15 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S Starting to rain while on the crux. (Rob had it worse seconding in the full-on rain!)
Starting to rain while on the crux. (Rob had it worse seconding in the full-on rain!)
Hidden 25 Jul, 2014 Lead dnf
Hidden 24 Jul, 2014 TR O/S
Teappleby 16 Jul, 2014 Lead
with dad
with dad
Keith Swainson 3 Jul, 2014 Lead
Georgie25 3 Jul, 2014 2nd
CHarrison 22 Jun, 2014 2nd
Hidden 15 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S
Hidden 6 Jun, 2014 2nd
ChrisLilli2903 20 May, 2014 Lead O/S
MartinJWood 19 May, 2014 TR O/S
Woodiee 5 May, 2014 2nd O/S spicy move - trust those feet
with sam webb
spicy move - trust those feet
with sam webb
David Stevens 5 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Tom Gidney
with Tom Gidney
Calum Wadsworth 24 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S Bit of a stiff warm up in the damp.
Bit of a stiff warm up in the damp.
Hidden 15 Apr, 2014 2nd
Hidden 23 Feb, 2014 Lead dnf
Ed carrigan 11 Jan, 2014 -
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 10 Jan, 2014 Lead β
ActionSte ??, 2014 -
robertmctague ??, 2014 Solo rpt
robertmctague ??, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Oct, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Oct, 2013 2nd
MikeLell 8 Sep, 2013 Lead dnf Pussied out off to the right. Will be back again.
with Dan Pocock
Pussied out off to the right. Will be back again.
with Dan Pocock
FragOcon 29 Aug, 2013 2nd
MikeLell 25 Aug, 2013 Lead Used a couple of hands on the left arete... is this allowed. Feel like I should return to climb it properly.
with Emma Parkinson
Used a couple of hands on the left arete... is this allowed. Feel like I should return to climb it properly.
with Emma Parkinson
ferdia 16 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
Andy Moles 16 Aug, 2013 2nd Put the blinkers on and enjoy about three metres of climbing...?
with ferdia
Put the blinkers on and enjoy about three metres of climbing...?
with ferdia
Daveslade 15 Jun, 2013 Lead
Simonj 13 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with jim
with jim
Jimmy1976 13 Jun, 2013 2nd rpt
with Simonj
with Simonj
Hidden 10 Jun, 2013 TR O/S
Hidden ?Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
tsjx 26 May, 2013 Lead
with Bruce
with Bruce
Andysomething 16 May, 2013 TR rpt
with Bruce Perry
with Bruce Perry
John Lavelle 5 May, 2013 TR rpt
with Scott, Matt
with Scott, Matt
bencole ?May, 2013 Lead O/S
a13x 31 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2013 -
bclifton ??, 2013 Lead
guisboro andy ??, 2013 -
dan stead ?Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
with Chris & Zak
with Chris & Zak
markfairbank 20 Aug, 2012 Lead rpt Harder than i remembered!
with Natasha Allan
Harder than i remembered!
with Natasha Allan
Matt Harle 20 Aug, 2012 Lead
Hidden 20 Aug, 2012 2nd O/S
freemanTom 14 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S Tricksy, harder and better protected than i thought it would be.
with John Price, Ian
Tricksy, harder and better protected than i thought it would be.
with John Price, Ian
Becky E 21 Jul, 2012 2nd
Graeme Hammond 21 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S Very nice single move, but possibly not enough to warrant 2 or even 3 stars. Bommer sideways nuts feel a bit low but easy to place without going near the arêtes.
with Becky E
Very nice single move, but possibly not enough to warrant 2 or even 3 stars. Bommer sideways nuts feel a bit low but easy to place without going near the arêtes.
with Becky E
Matthew Ferrier 10 Jun, 2012 2nd rpt
Sam Marks 10 Jun, 2012 Lead rpt
Climbster 27 May, 2012 Lead G/U 1st time lead
1st time lead
Hammy 27 Mar, 2012 TR
with Shunt
with Shunt
Narked4fun ??, 2012 -
Narked4fun ??, 2012 -
Hidden ??, 2012 2nd O/S
Jake Hampshire 6 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S
Saintly 6 Nov, 2011 2nd dog
with Em, stimpey
with Em, stimpey
Jake Hampshire 6 Nov, 2011 Lead β nice reach!, makes it all the more interesting with your dad ranting on at you on the tricky move.
nice reach!, makes it all the more interesting with your dad ranting on at you on the tricky move.
Climbster 24 Sep, 2011 2nd
Bloke on a Rope 24 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S Nice balancy climbing just my style.
Nice balancy climbing just my style.
Matthew Ferrier 4 Sep, 2011 Lead rpt
Jack Graham 4 Sep, 2011 2nd rpt Matt fancied leading it, so I got the pleasure of repeating.
Matt fancied leading it, so I got the pleasure of repeating.
Sam Marks 31 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S Superb and tricky slab climbing! Im a bit short to reach the break easily so had to get small holds for each foot first! The gear in the break is actually very good! Then only the hard and brilliant move up from the break awaits!
Superb and tricky slab climbing! Im a bit short to reach the break easily so had to get small holds for each foot first! The gear in the break is actually very good! Then only the hard and brilliant move up from the break awaits!
Julian Laidler 14 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S HVS!!
HVS!!
ilona torstensson 2 Aug, 2011 TR β scary for the lead
with ritid
scary for the lead
with ritid
ritid 2 Aug, 2011 TR rpt repeated, still not keen to lead it.
repeated, still not keen to lead it.
Hidden 14 Jul, 2011 Solo O/S
Hidden 15 Jun, 2011 Lead rpt
Goose 2 May, 2011 2nd O/S
Matthew Ferrier 1 May, 2011 2nd β
Jack Graham 1 May, 2011 Lead β
barney800 22 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S What a move! Actually managed to sink half a set of offsets in this, not sure any would have held though.
with Katherine Shaw
What a move! Actually managed to sink half a set of offsets in this, not sure any would have held though.
with Katherine Shaw
Hidden 16 Apr, 2011 2nd
Hidden 26 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
gbone 26 Mar, 2011 2nd O/S
Alison2 ??, 2011 2nd O/S
kato'sdad 30 Oct, 2010 Lead
Hidden 30 Oct, 2010 2nd
RobSimmo 30 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S
with Jon Lewis, kato'sdad
with Jon Lewis, kato'sdad
phleppy 21 Sep, 2010 Lead RP Used a cam in a pocket on the left, i was nearly off & it felt dangerous...class!
Used a cam in a pocket on the left, i was nearly off & it felt dangerous...class!
AndyT1151 22 Aug, 2010 Lead
markfairbank 18 Aug, 2010 Lead β
with Gareth Fletcher, stoat
with Gareth Fletcher, stoat
Hidden 17 Aug, 2010 Lead
John Lavelle 27 Jul, 2010 TR rpt
with Bob/Nat
with Bob/Nat
S Lynch 25 Jul, 2010 -
Hidden 25 Jul, 2010 -
Adam1973 25 Jul, 2010 Lead rpt
with echoes
with echoes
odox 10 Jul, 2010 2nd RP Attempted to do in the same style as Tom.. big mistake whoops! Did it again proper but still a tricky move!
Attempted to do in the same style as Tom.. big mistake whoops! Did it again proper but still a tricky move!
Hidden 24 Jun, 2010 2nd
ablackett 22 Jun, 2010 TR dog Easy when you know how.
with Andy Wallace
Easy when you know how.
with Andy Wallace
Hidden 11 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
B-bop 28 May, 2010 AltLd RP
with T Max, Jake
with T Max, Jake
petegunn 14 May, 2010 Lead
Hidden 14 May, 2010 2nd O/S
padski ?May, 2010 Lead RP
Denoir 25 Apr, 2010 2nd
nickdunn 25 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S Great climb with a couple of technical slab moves on small holds to gain the break. All over quite quickly otherwise. Local gentleman loaned me a couple of mini-cams - absolutely crucial.
with Denoir
Great climb with a couple of technical slab moves on small holds to gain the break. All over quite quickly otherwise. Local gentleman loaned me a couple of mini-cams - absolutely crucial.
with Denoir
melonmike 16 Apr, 2010 Lead RP
with Matt Roper
with Matt Roper
Adam1973 21 Mar, 2010 Lead rpt
stewart murray 21 Mar, 2010 2nd
Matt.L ??, 2010 TR O/S
with SiRees
with SiRees
Kane L. ??, 2010 TR O/S
SiRees ??, 2010 TR RP
with Sally Chisolm, Matt.L, mikecollins
with Sally Chisolm, Matt.L, mikecollins
padski ??, 2010 -
Hidden ??, 2010 -
James Oakes 28 Oct, 2009 Lead β
Bill Lawrence 28 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S are you not allowed to use the arete? well i didnt anyway, made it a pretty scary crux move and made me think, great feeling after doing the move! loved it
are you not allowed to use the arete? well i didnt anyway, made it a pretty scary crux move and made me think, great feeling after doing the move! loved it
Hidden 1 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
Robert Besford 20 Jul, 2009 TR O/S
with Sarah Harrison
with Sarah Harrison
ritid 25 Jun, 2009 2nd RP
with jason wood
with jason wood
ritid 25 Jun, 2009 2nd RP got the move at last...with a bit of coaching from ja...this route is nails (well for me anyway)
with jason wood
got the move at last...with a bit of coaching from ja...this route is nails (well for me anyway)
with jason wood
jason 23 Jun, 2009 Lead
with moose ridd
with moose ridd
Ste Ridd 23 Jun, 2009 2nd Good gear on left arete. Small cam in break.
with jason
Good gear on left arete. Small cam in break.
with jason
Jimmy1976 16 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with Gordon
with Gordon
Matthew Green 31 May, 2009 2nd
Phill Mitch 31 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with mick
with mick
Alex Winter 31 May, 2009 Lead O/S
sten 24 May, 2009 Lead β
with Amy Gustin
with Amy Gustin
ian storey 4 May, 2009 Solo
with oliver brangan
with oliver brangan
John Pickles 30 Apr, 2009 Lead
with 8848
with 8848
Hidden 30 Apr, 2009 2nd O/S
manwithacam 21 Mar, 2009 Lead
with Matt
with Matt
manwithacam 21 Mar, 2009 Lead
with Matt
with Matt
Mattyk 12 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S Took a while to do this one, quite a hard move for a HVS above gear. one move wonder though i suppose
with John Marsham
Took a while to do this one, quite a hard move for a HVS above gear. one move wonder though i suppose
with John Marsham
Andysomething 10 Sep, 2008 TR
with Bruce Perry
with Bruce Perry
Hidden 10 Sep, 2008 TR
Hidden 31 Aug, 2008 2nd dnf
Hidden 17 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
C.J.Horsfield 10 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
with thomas martin
with thomas martin
Hidden 8 Jun, 2008 TR O/S
IanJackson 5 Jun, 2008 Lead rpt
with Robeverybody
with Robeverybody
Franco Cookson OLD 19 May, 2008 Lead nice repeat, harder than i remembered.
with Duncan
nice repeat, harder than i remembered.
with Duncan
tallan9 ?May, 2008 -
Hidden ?Mar, 2008 Lead O/S
Franco Cookson ??, 2008 -
jimstanton 3 Sep, 2007 TR
with Jon
with Jon
JDSwain 9 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S Apparently E1 5b according to Rockfax?
Apparently E1 5b according to Rockfax?
ellie macpherson 25 Jul, 2007 Solo good route
good route
Dave Warburton 18 Jul, 2007 Lead O/S
Adam1973 8 Jul, 2007 Lead rpt
with Flicka
with Flicka
Hidden 8 Jul, 2007 2nd
Franco Cookson OLD ?Jul, 2007 Lead O/S real good, but only one runner.
real good, but only one runner.
Russell Lovett 3 Jun, 2007 2nd O/S
with tony lickes
with tony lickes
Adam1973 31 May, 2007 Lead rpt
with philnorv
with philnorv
Jon Read 14 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Debs
with Debs
melmyo ?Mar, 2007 TR
davetigger ??, 2007 Lead O/S
IanJackson 12 Nov, 2006 AltLd rpt
with Big Ian
with Big Ian
JonBrett 21 Oct, 2006 TR
IanJackson 19 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S Great climb...once you have done it!
with Al Hinks
Great climb...once you have done it!
with Al Hinks
Ritchyrich82 8 Jul, 2006 TR
mikekeswick 11 Jun, 2006 TR O/S
with leif
with leif
Richard 5 May, 2006 -
with Carrie
with Carrie
le_grimpeur 23 Aug, 2005 TR
with Alison
with Alison
chrishedgehog 10 Jun, 2005 Lead O/S
with Jen Dargue
with Jen Dargue
chrishedgehog 15 May, 2005 Lead
snowy owl 15 May, 2005 2nd
le_grimpeur 25 Mar, 2005 TR
with storky
with storky
storky 25 Mar, 2005 TR
with John Yardley
with John Yardley
Ram MkiV ??, 2005 Lead O/S en route to stella's (Barry's mum's) funeral. cracking route
with Chris Ramsden
en route to stella's (Barry's mum's) funeral. cracking route
with Chris Ramsden
Stone Muppet ??, 2004 -
Hidden 25 Oct, 2003 Solo O/S
beermonkey ?Aug, 2003 Lead
with paul
with paul
Small and weak ?Jul, 2003 Lead
Steve Crowe 2 Mar, 2003 Lead rpt
with karin
with karin
Hidden ??, 2003 Lead O/S
Ade Connor 20 Aug, 2000 TR
Andysomething 10 Jun, 1999 2nd
with Nick Pilling
with Nick Pilling
Hidden 28 Jun, 1998 Lead
teespaddler ??, 1998 - toprope first then led (pre placed some gear!)
toprope first then led (pre placed some gear!)
Bruce Kerr 1 Aug, 1997 Solo
with geomac
with geomac
Steve Crowe 2 Aug, 1995 2nd O/S
with karin
with karin
Hidden ??, 1991 -
Neil R 29 Apr, 1990 Lead
with Sharon
with Sharon
Richard Weller 14 Jul, 1989 TR
kato'sdad ??, 1988 Solo
Will Webb ?Mar, 1986 Solo
charlesmfrench ??, 1985 2nd
cenotaphcorner ??, 1972 Solo O/S
DGY 1 Jun, 1970 Lead RP
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High VS
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