Rockfax Description
An appealing climb that follows the flowstone sheet left of a shallow corner. Start on the left and move up to a good hold before stepping right into the corner. Continue up the corner and wall above to finish. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
On the New Cuttings cliff. The flowstone slab to the right of Leer of Beethoven.

Scott Titt

Ticklists: 4 - 5 Grade Climbs at The Cuttings, Portland.

Steph Roberts 28/Jan Lead RP
with Sam
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 28/Jan Lead rpt
with Steph
Hidden 23/Oct/16 Lead
Josh Hadley 22/Oct/16 Lead O/S
Chomp 22/Oct/16 Lead O/S
Cheet 02/Oct/16 Lead

Thought I was on Limbo Dancer but only realised when I read the guidebook back home! No wonder it is a comfortable one to finish the day.

with Mary
The Ivanator 25/Sep/16 Lead rpt
with Rob
Jodiaway 18/Sep/16 Lead
with Michelle
aide454 13/Sep/16 Lead rpt
with Dad
sajrf123 11/Sep/16 Lead rpt
with Derek
Kynabauchary 01/Sep/16 Lead O/S

Spotted by my Mrs we decided to climb, no guide unknown grade. Really cool and slightly powerful slab.. Surprised it's a 4c. Good for the grade for sure

with Laura
el_monty 30/Aug/16 Lead rpt
with Harrison , Emily B
Eddietheed 24/Aug/16 Lead rpt
SamSkulls 24/Aug/16 TR
Tru 14/Aug/16 Lead rpt
Natalie C 13/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Eddietheed 11/Aug/16 Lead O/S
MerryPerry 11/Aug/16 TR dnf
leggsimon 30/Jul/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/16 AltLd O/S
hirving 20/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Woody
Sam Woodward 20/Jul/16 Lead
with HenDog
Hidden 15/Jul/16 Lead
JayAsh 10/Jul/16 Lead O/S

Great fun - with injured arm.

with AJ
Hidden ?/Jul/16 Lead O/S
hlburns ?/Jul/16 -
pfweller 19/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Fraser hill-casey 04/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Jan Hofheiz 29/May/16 -
Paul Hicks 29/May/16 Lead RP
with Russel Simmons
Jan Hofheiz 28/May/16 -
Hidden 14/May/16 Lead O/S
joshchalke 01/May/16 Lead
sajrf123 24/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Apr/16 Lead
Trent T 24/Apr/16 Lead O/S
HannahPT 17/Apr/16 TR RP
mjeffery 06/Apr/16 Lead O/S
RosieYates 06/Apr/16 Lead β
with Hamzah
Séjeffery 06/Apr/16 2nd O/S
with Dad
HannahPT 03/Apr/16 TR β
Alicia Barnett 30/Mar/16 TR O/S
with georgia, baz
Hidden 30/Mar/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/16 TR
Dan_F 25/Mar/16 Lead
with Lou
RyanH 21/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Martin Bagshaw 05/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with Mullet, Jadey Lewis
PatrickEnglish 18/Feb/16 Lead O/S
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 02/Feb/16 Lead rpt
el_monty 02/Feb/16 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Jan/16 2nd dog
Matt Smith 16/Jan/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Nov/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Oct/15 TR
tim.rose2 25/Oct/15 Lead rpt
Fionawhite 25/Oct/15 TR
Hidden 18/Oct/15 Lead
rhun.williams1 14/Oct/15 Lead O/S
Fatclimber 11/Oct/15 Lead rpt
with Kelwyn
Shaky Dog 11/Oct/15 Lead
with Steve
Pat Sollom 06/Sep/15 Lead β
Dan_Staff 31/Aug/15 Lead
with Corinne Shaw, Matt Freeman, Jacob Gaudoin
joe.wahab 17/Aug/15 Lead RP

Climbed it well now

Pat Sollom 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Tru 02/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Aug/15 Lead O/S
eddbeale 25/Jul/15 2nd O/S
lbenn1 25/Jul/15 Lead O/S
shaunstannard 23/Jul/15 Lead O/S
tim.rose2 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
laura.caley 11/Jul/15 2nd
with Scott
scottaraya 11/Jul/15 Lead
jh305 28/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Fatclimber 23/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Sara, Jim Bailey
royle883 20/Jun/15 Lead O/S
jamesb101 04/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Dani Parker ?/Jun/15 -
Dave Page 25/May/15 Lead
vinspin 05/May/15 Lead O/S
with sammy
Bob M 28/Apr/15 Lead
with Nick Foot, Carolyn Lyness
HGough 25/Apr/15 TR
Ben Russell 23/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Lazytraveller 19/Apr/15 Lead rpt
Nick_Merriman 12/Apr/15 Lead
with Chris Beloe
ainsleyemma 05/Apr/15 Lead RP
with Jack
OliWoolland ?/Apr/15 Lead O/S
with Steph
Hidden 25/Mar/15 Lead O/S
martin one 08/Mar/15 Lead rpt
with Adam C
Hidden 08/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Mar/15 Lead O/S
madguernseyboy 08/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Wildstyle 08/Mar/15 Lead
Hidden 08/Mar/15 Lead RP
trwolfe13 07/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Philoosh 07/Mar/15 Lead O/S
cameron_hall 07/Mar/15 Lead rpt
aide454 07/Mar/15 Lead
puppythedog 07/Mar/15 Lead O/S

Climbers' Club and not so trad joint meet.

Denzil Guy 24/Feb/15 Lead O/S
Spillers 21/Feb/15 Lead
with Zoe Silsbury
MontyH 01/Feb/15 Lead
with Brian
brian watson 01/Feb/15 Lead rpt
Hidden 31/Jan/15 Lead O/S
Samuel P 10/Jan/15 Lead O/S
with Tommy
Hidden 10/Jan/15 Lead O/S
joe.wahab 31/Dec/14 Lead dog
Alpinehero 05/Nov/14 Lead O/S
martin one 25/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Nick, joel
drifterjoe ?/Oct/14 Lead
guy127917 22/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Paul Hicks 04/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Sarah Perret
Trippinjester 04/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Adam Perrett, Jennie Fowler
Jack Shewring ?/Sep/14 Lead O/S
AndrewHeaton 30/Aug/14 Lead dog
with Amber, Alice, Daniel
daniel heaton 30/Aug/14 2nd
with Dad
Hidden 29/Aug/14 2nd
CraigPerl 29/Aug/14 Lead O/S
SAF 22/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Phil
millingtonl551 21/Aug/14 Lead β
WeeLee 13/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Nick Clement 10/Aug/14 2nd
with mandy clement
Paul Hy 09/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Jenni L, Jack M
Jenni Lees 09/Aug/14 2nd
with Jack McMullin, Paul Hyland
Paul Hicks 04/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Sarah Perret
LauraTejada ?/Aug/14 AltLd
Marcin78 ?/Aug/14 Lead
with Andy
pdhammond 23/Jul/14 Lead dog
with Guy Miller
Jon Thorne 19/Jul/14 Lead O/S
montymoo 13/Jul/14 Lead
with lorraine
francesfromedinburgh 10/Jul/14 Lead RP

Fell off the start the first time. Then found a much better way. Great fun laybacking moves!

the ant hill mob 13/Jun/14 TR dog
Gemma_Penny 26/May/14 Lead β
derryclimbs 24/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Lazytraveller 04/May/14 Lead O/S
Phil1587 ?/May/14 Lead
Hidden 30/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/Apr/14 Lead
Hidden 25/Apr/14 Lead
robajob 13/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Kt
WillRobertson 11/Apr/14 Lead β
Hidden 11/Apr/14 Lead
Rupey 05/Apr/14 Lead rpt
with alan
Ian JL 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 16/Mar/14 TR
Semtex 09/Mar/14 Lead dog
with Chris
mrtall 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Matthew Hockham
mrtall 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Semtex
Hidden 22/Feb/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Feb/14 Lead rpt
bede.west 02/Feb/14 Lead O/S
tennantbell 01/Feb/14 Lead
with Pedro
oli25 01/Feb/14 Lead
Hidden 25/Jan/14 Lead O/S
Sophie Nunn 19/Jan/14 Lead O/S
with Brian
brian watson 19/Jan/14 Lead O/S
timmyhobby 29/Dec/13 Lead O/S
pezzerrr 26/Dec/13 Lead O/S
GDS 08/Dec/13 Lead O/S
with BCC
dale1968 31/Oct/13 TR
with Tom
Hidden 29/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Big Lee 27/Oct/13 Lead O/S
annak 27/Oct/13 TR O/S
Charlotteking 26/Oct/13 TR RP
with Tom
magsb 05/Oct/13 2nd dog
Ms Cali 22/Sep/13 TR


Chomp 24/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Laura Meleleu, Jo Panter
TiffTiff 03/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Sam Leach
PawelP 03/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Spleen
ian2707 21/Jul/13 -
with Kyle, Pete
JDG2428 21/Jul/13 Lead
gr0c0 21/Jul/13 -
with Ian
Peterb23 ?/Jul/13 -
trannumrahim 30/Jun/13 Lead
with Ewan Panter
davemcummings 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Cliff, Alyssa
ewanjp 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 29/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Jenben 29/Jun/13 -
Hidden 24/Jun/13 Lead O/S
gringo1804 16/Jun/13 Lead O/S
gringo1804 16/Jun/13 Lead O/S
dhavenhand 16/Jun/13 Lead O/S
The Ivanator 15/Jun/13 Lead rpt

Direct start.

with Sean
Hidden 11/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Warren Earle 27/May/13 Lead O/S
with Nev
Rassapotimus 24/May/13 Lead dog
with ellie
johnl 13/May/13 Lead
with Tom, Mark
Jim Malo 12/May/13 Lead
with Mark
Shaky Dog 09/May/13 Lead dog
with Mike
matthewpwilson 06/May/13 TR dog
with Simon T
stranter 06/May/13 Lead dog

Found this one tough. Had to rest a few times

with Matt Wilson
M Bryan 02/May/13 Lead O/S
KDhruev 27/Apr/13 Lead O/S
shaws 21/Apr/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Apr/13 -
timharrison 18/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Matt Carwardine
mattc 18/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with tim
dannyboy83 04/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with Martin
wurzelinzummerset 02/Feb/13 Lead rpt
with Nick
Willbur 16/Jan/13 Lead O/S

First climb for months - challenging start but not so bad once established.

with Ben Lesworth
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 16/Dec/12 Lead O/S
with Steph
Steph Roberts 16/Dec/12 Lead O/S
with Sam
Hidden 09/Dec/12 Lead O/S
Brian H 09/Dec/12 Lead rpt
Jobbo 09/Dec/12 Lead rpt
The Ivanator 18/Nov/12 Lead O/S

Started the corner directly taking in the crux moves of Limbo Dancer (F5+).

with Ric, Alan
wurzelinzummerset 18/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Ivan, Ric
bonelessivar 18/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with ivan, Alan
el_monty 31/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Jobbo 21/Oct/12 Lead rpt
laura wilson 22/Sep/12 Lead
matthewpwilson 22/Sep/12 Lead dog
with Laura
Hidden 22/Sep/12 2nd O/S
Gavdee1 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
jhsp 16/Sep/12 2nd O/S
sullyfish 11/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with ashly hore
Jobbo 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
arandall 22/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Wendy Watthews 22/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Markmclimby 04/Aug/12 TR dog

I actually found this more of a challenge than the 5+ routes... the initial start is pretty tricky

with Dan_F
saalty 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Andy S, Lynsey, Terri, eddy, colin
evel 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Terri, Alex
terri mc 21/Jul/12 Lead β
with John, Lynsey Eve, Andy Shardlow, Colin, Eddy, Alex
'The Potts' 21/Jul/12 2nd β
Hidden 14/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 30/Jun/12 TR O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/12 Lead rpt
sammycolon 30/Jun/12 -
cameron_hall 23/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Michael Bedington
Hidden 04/Jun/12 Lead rpt
gazfellows 03/Jun/12 TR
with Miquel, Anna, Billy nic, steff
srowlandx11 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Bob M 12/May/12 Lead
adamjeffs 03/May/12 Lead O/S
Alex Bryant ?/May/12 Lead O/S
georgenvk 28/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Bespoke by Nature 20/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with Simon
georgedunton 04/Apr/12 Lead O/S
philhaigh 03/Apr/12 Lead rpt
DerwentDiluted 02/Apr/12 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
SamStokes 31/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Stefan_Morris 29/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Ed Babs 22/Jan/12 Lead O/S
AndrewJamesCherry ??/2012 Lead β
petecox84 ??/2012 -
Hidden 20/Nov/11 Lead O/S
nataliehaigh 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Lora Townsend, Matt Ridgway, Phil Haigh
philhaigh 09/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Lora Townsend, Matt Ridgway, Natalie Haigh
Joe Black 02/Oct/11 Lead β
Alex Norman 01/Oct/11 Lead O/S
DaveBillingham 27/Sep/11 Lead β
mattc 11/Aug/11 Lead O/S
ilch 03/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Dave 88 03/Aug/11 Lead O/S
jimecallaw 30/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with ADRIAN, David, Danny
adrianchandler 30/Jul/11 TR O/S
Dannywallcrawler 30/Jul/11 TR O/S
with David, jim wallace
dereke12000 19/Jun/11 Lead

Nice climb, never encountered flowstone before

with Rich
Hidden 19/Jun/11 Lead β
Hidden 18/Jun/11 TR rpt
Hidden 16/Jun/11 Lead rpt
Chris Redding 13/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Mr Tumness 08/Jun/11 Lead O/S
cragfox ?/Jun/11 TR
Hidden ?/Jun/11 TR RP
Hidden ?/Jun/11 Lead O/S
dmaldonado 31/May/11 Lead O/S
Ducks Rock 29/May/11 TR
with Richard Fisher
PeteBall 29/May/11 Lead O/S

First sport lead done!

carlgodfrey 29/May/11 Lead O/S
AgentStarling 29/May/11 Lead β

First lead outside! A nice little climb

with James Ellis
Ducks Rock 23/May/11 TR
with Dan
Dandan82 23/May/11 Lead O/S
with Zoe
mm1982 14/May/11 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 07/May/11 Lead rpt
with stevolan
Rupey 06/May/11 Lead O/S
Dan_F 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Vee 26/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/11 2nd
Dave89 15/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Laura
pdhammond 29/Mar/11 Lead dog
Hidden 27/Mar/11 Lead
kim.mulji 26/Mar/11 Lead dog
Bob M 24/Mar/11 -
callans 19/Feb/11 TR β
katiep 19/Feb/11 Lead O/S

Hard Start

with Callan
Hidden 23/Jan/11 Lead
samtucker 22/Jan/11 TR β
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 22/Jan/11 TR
Marti999 11/Jan/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/Jan/11 Lead O/S
Matt250 ??/2011 2nd β
Boogs ??/2011 Lead β
Hidden 30/Dec/10 Lead O/S
MarkRyder 06/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with Lee
Rokmunky 18/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Milne 04/Sep/10 Lead O/S
steve taylor 29/Aug/10 Lead
sam.sam.sam.ferguson 16/Aug/10 Lead β
with Vanessa Procktor
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Ed morris 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with ronan
EmilyElouise ?/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Stone_donkey 18/Jul/10 Lead O/S
davenev 04/Jul/10 Lead β
with luke
Bisteris 30/Jun/10 Lead dog
Hidden 26/Jun/10 Lead O/S
benvowles 26/Jun/10 2nd
Hardcore Howlett ?/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Ashleigh Binnie
AirAshby 22/May/10 Lead O/S
with Vicki Rice
Bob M 19/May/10 Lead
LukeyG ?/May/10 Lead
with Nath
scottjowett 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with trevor macalonan
SuseH 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Emma-Louise Anderson 18/Apr/10 Lead
Hidden 02/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 02/Apr/10 Lead rpt
MontyH 14/Mar/10 Lead
with lee
benwhit 07/Mar/10 Lead
Hidden 06/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Alex More 19/Feb/10 Lead O/S
with Jon Howell
candicegallab ??/2010 Lead β
candicegallab ??/2010 Lead β
Hidden 28/Dec/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Nov/09 Lead O/S
Monkey_Alan 08/Nov/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Nov/09 Lead O/S
dale1968 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Tom
Hidden 28/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/09 Lead O/S
jimecallaw 19/Sep/09 Lead O/S
gejones 12/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Sean
michael burrows 11/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Lallylandslider 11/Sep/09 2nd O/S
FrostyWebb 06/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with Axel
Noodles 05/Sep/09 Lead
DrGav 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Lovely but f4??

with Wendy
julian allen 18/Jul/09 Lead O/S
chalk bunny ?/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Chris Warmington
clgladiator 28/May/09 Lead O/S
with Ducky
Hidden 24/May/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/May/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 09/May/09 Lead rpt
MontyH 02/May/09 Lead O/S
with Pete Frost and Paul Milton
Wilbur 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Team ascent post stag night out for Padget!

with George
catt 26/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Hungover team ascent with BBQ.

with George
leonjones 19/Apr/09 Lead
with Julie Woods
Hidden 18/Apr/09 TR
Richard Gilbert 18/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/Apr/09 Lead dog
Hidden 05/Apr/09 Lead dog
el_monty 01/Apr/09 Lead O/S
JimBee ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
AndyM-LVB 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Nicolas Tardy
nick hawkins 20/Mar/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/09 Lead
archiecb 21/Feb/09 Lead β
Reeges 07/Feb/09 Lead β
Hidden 07/Feb/09 Lead O/S
llevick 11/Jan/09 Lead O/S
ebastock 10/Jan/09 2nd
with Lisa Levick
mattparratt ??/2009 Lead
Alex More ??/2009 Lead
La benya ??/2009 Lead O/S
candicegallab ??/2009 TR β
sthame ??/2009 2nd O/S
scorpia97 30/Dec/08 Lead O/S
with Paul
richardadventurecafe 29/Nov/08 TR

With friends at Cuttings Main Cliff and New Cuttings

trev_f 23/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Jon B
Rob Kennard 15/Nov/08 -
with Andy Schofield
Hidden 25/Oct/08 Lead
jl 12/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Penny
tobydunford 11/Oct/08 Lead β
LiLaMont 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S
julian allen 08/Oct/08 Lead O/S
rhino_bill 02/Oct/08 Lead O/S
CosmosKey 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with Sheena
griff90 14/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Sep/08 Lead O/S
jamessiddle 29/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Rich
trevor macalonan 14/Aug/08 Lead O/S
with Richy
Hidden 14/Aug/08 TR O/S
Emma-Louise Anderson 01/Aug/08 Lead rpt
with Phil Wragg
Emma-Louise Anderson 12/Jul/08 Lead rpt
with Tom Beaumont, Hannah Westwood
AlexD 23/Jun/08 Lead
joeurwin 23/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with alex
alexrp 10/Jun/08 Lead

Highly enjoyable with some sweet slabby manoeuvers and not too difficult.

with Lee R
Hidden 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/08 -
Hidden 27/May/08 Lead O/S
Marti999 24/May/08 Lead O/S
with Jemma
leemaybr05 12/May/08 Solo β

soloed to the top after previous leads and abseiled from the lower off

with tam
vertigo 03/May/08 Lead O/S
with Cat Higgs
steve taylor 03/May/08 -

This is actually an old trad route called Elephant on Roller Skates.

Hidden 03/May/08 Lead
Hidden ??/2008 Lead O/S
Ben Thorne ??/2008 Lead O/S
with John Pullin
Adam Perrett ??/2008 Lead O/S
with Mick Ward, Sarah Perrett, John Leonard
hutchay ??/2007 Lead O/S
Kevster ??/1996 Lead
Nigel Coe 05/Mar/89 2nd

FA, trad.

Hidden 05/Mar/89 Lead
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