10m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the wide crack to a notch and then the steep wall above on a surprisingly good set of holds. © Rockfax

FA.Don Barr 1978

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Andy Waterhouse 25 Aug Show βeta
βeta: Route of the crag for me. Absolutely fantastic!! Should be 3 star
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βeta: Route of the crag for me. Absolutely fantastic!! Should be 3 star
Iggy_B 18 May, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: The holds are small but very positive and it is only one move above good gear. I enjoyed this route.
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βeta: The holds are small but very positive and it is only one move above good gear. I enjoyed this route.
Chris Craggs 10 May, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Pleasant climbing on remarkably good holds. Chris
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βeta: Pleasant climbing on remarkably good holds. Chris
Nick Smith - Climbers 16 Sep, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: An alternative start is to ignore the wide crack, making a hard mantelshelf move (5c?) left and up, before moving right to join the normal route.
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βeta: An alternative start is to ignore the wide crack, making a hard mantelshelf move (5c?) left and up, before moving right to join the normal route.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
HarryBowyer 5 Sep Lead rpt
Essayyy01 25 Aug 2nd β
Andy Waterhouse 25 Aug Lead β Route of the crag for me. Absolutely fantastic!! Should be 3 star
Route of the crag for me. Absolutely fantastic!! Should be 3 star
Karl_Harrison 13 Aug 2nd O/S
Freshprintce 13 Aug Lead
HarryBowyer 15 Jul 2nd rpt
with Howard
with Howard
UnkArl 15 Jul Lead O/S
with Duzzy
with Duzzy
SCClimb 25 May Lead O/S
iainJ 5 Jan Lead O/S
with John A
with John A
Sam Hill 3 Nov, 2018 TR β Tough route. Made easier with good beta. Wouldn't have wanted to lead it though. Ollie led previously (bravely)
Tough route. Made easier with good beta. Wouldn't have wanted to lead it though. Ollie led previously (bravely)
olliemartin 3 Nov, 2018 Lead RP Nut popped out of the flake (turns out it’s loose), took a pretty big fall but dusted my self off and got back
with Riona
Nut popped out of the flake (turns out it’s loose), took a pretty big fall but dusted my self off and got back
with Riona
HarryBowyer 30 Sep, 2018 Lead rpt
BenjaminCurley1997 23 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Will
with Will
scarmichael 10 May, 2018 Lead rpt
Callum Smith 18 Apr, 2018 2nd
adi bryant 9 Mar, 2018 Lead rpt
with Crispin
with Crispin
stevo smith 4 Feb, 2018 Solo Lead it first, then soloed. damp but dry enough! Crash pads
with Paul Alexander, Chris Britton
Lead it first, then soloed. damp but dry enough! Crash pads
with Paul Alexander, Chris Britton
Graeme Hammond 16 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S
Andy Peak 1 16 Dec, 2017 2nd
Andy Cumino 28 Aug, 2017 2nd dog 2 falls, 2 dynos to replace the reachy moves Ben made
with btalbot
2 falls, 2 dynos to replace the reachy moves Ben made
with btalbot
btalbot 28 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
with Rosie, Andy Cumino
with Rosie, Andy Cumino
Hidden 30 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Small and weak 30 Apr, 2017 2nd
Droyd 20 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with Jimmy
with Jimmy
stevo smith 17 Apr, 2017 Lead
with Chris Britton
with Chris Britton
Andy Fielding 9 Apr, 2017 TR
goddamm7 9 Apr, 2017 TR O/S
Rob McGurk 4 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S Really good climbing. The holds are indeed surprisingly good... Once you find them! Bold to finish.
with AliceJS
Really good climbing. The holds are indeed surprisingly good... Once you find them! Bold to finish.
with AliceJS
Mick r 30 Oct, 2016 2nd O/S
Martin Haworth 30 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
with Mick r
with Mick r
the power 22 Oct, 2016 -
dr_botnik 22 Oct, 2016 Lead rpt
James Oakes 15 Oct, 2016 Solo O/S
with Lucy Bradbury, harry.morrish
with Lucy Bradbury, harry.morrish
Hidden 23 Aug, 2016 2nd
Marc Langley 14 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
Joss Simpson 31 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
georgenvk 16 Jul, 2016 2nd O/S
with cem
with cem
HarryBowyer 16 Jul, 2016 Lead rpt
with eszter
with eszter
cem 16 Jul, 2016 Lead rpt A repeat but I'd not led it before.
A repeat but I'd not led it before.
cragtyke 3 Jul, 2016 2nd not clean
not clean
Deezel65 3 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S Been wanting to do this for a couple of years so pleased to finally get on it and get it done
Been wanting to do this for a couple of years so pleased to finally get on it and get it done
scarmichael 15 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Marc Langley 15 May, 2016 2nd
Ardo 9 Apr, 2016 Lead β Supersport on Rob's gear
Supersport on Rob's gear
the power 9 Apr, 2016 Lead
dr_botnik 9 Apr, 2016 Lead rpt Good warm up. Felt HVS 5a today, but maybe we didn't climb it direct enough?
Good warm up. Felt HVS 5a today, but maybe we didn't climb it direct enough?
MrFantastic 11 Mar, 2016 Solo O/S
alexcummings95 28 Feb, 2016 TR O/S
jing 26 Sep, 2015 2nd dog Dogged in the most pathetic manner.
with vyl20
Dogged in the most pathetic manner.
with vyl20
Hidden 26 Sep, 2015 2nd
nick ferro 26 Sep, 2015 Lead rpt
climberchristy 12 Sep, 2015 Lead Led on Ben's gear to save time in between showers. A decent little bouldery route. Easier than it looks from below.
with bencole
Led on Ben's gear to save time in between showers. A decent little bouldery route. Easier than it looks from below.
with bencole
bencole ?Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 18 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
jimbonfire 5 Jul, 2015 -
db79 4 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S Nice bouldery route.
Nice bouldery route.
dannyboy83 29 Jun, 2015 Solo O/S
will9911 9 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
with Neil
with Neil
HarryBowyer 4 Jun, 2015 Lead
goodboy 16 May, 2015 TR O/S
dan_o_b ??, 2015 Lead O/S
Gudge 16 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S Nice open climbing & very soft for 5c.
with cem
Nice open climbing & very soft for 5c.
with cem
cem 16 Oct, 2014 2nd Good route but 5b not 5c.
with Gudge
Good route but 5b not 5c.
with Gudge
gmatthew 27 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 Sep, 2014 2nd β
Hidden 12 Jul, 2014 Lead
gonzo_ls9 12 Jul, 2014 Lead
with Dazzle
with Dazzle
RM199 10 Sep, 2013 Lead β
dr_botnik 3 Aug, 2013 Lead β this could be a 5c move with groundfall potential if you're particularly short. easy 5b for the rest of us.
with Paul, the power
this could be a 5c move with groundfall potential if you're particularly short. easy 5b for the rest of us.
with Paul, the power
pog100 19 Jun, 2013 2nd
with Mike Hibbert
with Mike Hibbert
Hidden 5 May, 2013 2nd dog
Dan Geh 5 May, 2013 Lead O/S
HarryBowyer 3 Mar, 2013 Lead rpt
deacondeacon 12 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 12 Oct, 2012 Lead β
jon59 13 Jun, 2012 2nd
joemallia 10 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with JKW
with JKW
martroberts 10 Jun, 2012 Solo O/S Really nice route. No idea how it gets 5c though. Easy 5b/hard 5a for me and I'm only 170cm
Really nice route. No idea how it gets 5c though. Easy 5b/hard 5a for me and I'm only 170cm
Cake 1 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Howard, sann1458
with Howard, sann1458
pog100 16 May, 2012 2nd dog
with Keith
with Keith
jon59 ??, 2012 2nd
Dan Mckinlay ??, 2012 -
keith leonard ??, 2012 -
Hidden 30 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 6 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S
with Bry
with Bry
Bry 6 Jun, 2011 2nd β
Hidden 21 May, 2011 2nd O/S
pie_eater_pete 10 Apr, 2011 Lead
mwatson ??, 2011 -
stevo smith 20 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S 2nd and then a clean lead!
with Ol, Paul Alexander
2nd and then a clean lead!
with Ol, Paul Alexander
john lynch 12 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
with Lewis Andrew
with Lewis Andrew
Hidden 10 Oct, 2010 2nd
tigertim 4 Sep, 2010 2nd
with MeMeMe
with MeMeMe
MeMeMe 4 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
Marti999 18 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
jkarran 8 Aug, 2010 Lead Easy climbing with groundfall potential
Easy climbing with groundfall potential
petellis 8 Aug, 2010 2nd rpt
with jkarran
with jkarran
Phill Mitch 23 Jun, 2010 Lead rpt
with mick
with mick
Dave Foster 5 Jun, 2010 Lead β On Andy's gear so avoided the placement pump, which was nice. 2 stars I reckon and as good as Great Buttress Arete.
with Andy and Si
On Andy's gear so avoided the placement pump, which was nice. 2 stars I reckon and as good as Great Buttress Arete.
with Andy and Si
petellis 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with riven
with riven
riven 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
ojp 5 Jun, 2010 2nd
with Dave Foster, Andy
with Dave Foster, Andy
Chriswallis2 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with annaEM
with annaEM
nick ferro 17 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
Jonny_86 17 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S Nice moves, good holds and slightly steep.
Nice moves, good holds and slightly steep.
Mike_Hayes 11 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
with Kate Bush
with Kate Bush
Phill Mitch 19 Mar, 2010 Lead rpt
with reapey
with reapey
reapey 19 Mar, 2010 2nd
with phil
with phil
Phill Mitch 11 Mar, 2010 2nd
sishaw 29 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S Easy peasy.
with PeakDJ
Easy peasy.
with PeakDJ
Hidden 29 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 13 Aug, 2009 Lead
lithos 17 Jun, 2009 Lead nice not hard
with pjm116
nice not hard
with pjm116
Hidden 16 Jun, 2009 -
Leelogs 16 Jun, 2009 2nd
with Chris
with Chris
pebbles 16 Jun, 2009 TR "fourthed" after pete led it.
with pete mac, dave, rob
"fourthed" after pete led it.
with pete mac, dave, rob
Crofty 16 Jun, 2009 2nd rpt Was going to lead this, but felt dehydrated. Doesn't feel 5c, easier than both the E1s on Great Buttress, more runout, E1 5a, possibly harder for the short.
Was going to lead this, but felt dehydrated. Doesn't feel 5c, easier than both the E1s on Great Buttress, more runout, E1 5a, possibly harder for the short.
Hidden 16 Jun, 2009 Lead
jonnyboy 25 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with towdman
with towdman
towdman 25 May, 2009 2nd
Hidden 30 Mar, 2009 2nd
steveb2006 29 Mar, 2009 Lead With Tim B
With Tim B
alicia 5 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S Led placing my gear, but also clipped a wire that someone else had left in
with Bridget
Led placing my gear, but also clipped a wire that someone else had left in
with Bridget
bridget143 5 Oct, 2008 2nd dog
with alicia
with alicia
Brown 10 Aug, 2008 Solo O/S
with Bridget
with Bridget
Graham Armitage 25 Jun, 2008 2nd
with towdman
with towdman
towdman 25 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Feb, 2008 2nd O/S
Hidden 27 Jan, 2008 Solo O/S
Rich Guest 27 Jan, 2008 Solo O/S Steady solo ascent. Start hardest, escapable above
Steady solo ascent. Start hardest, escapable above
Hidden ??, 2008 -
martin48 8 Dec, 2007 2nd dnf after the sucsess of leading his first e1 today helping hand dave had a go at his first e1 onsight everything was going well until he fell on the top hold due to it being wet i was stood on the higher block to the left and he fell past me! and was just caught before the floor! some big lessons learnt! but will be back to finish
with dave
after the sucsess of leading his first e1 today helping hand dave had a go at his first e1 onsight everything was going well until he fell on the top hold due to it being wet i was stood on the higher block to the left and he fell past me! and was just caught before the floor! some big lessons learnt! but will be back to finish
with dave
hamish2016 7 Oct, 2007 2nd O/S
with johnny2vests
with johnny2vests
Hidden 7 Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
Neil McA 22 Sep, 2007 2nd O/S
with jon Lawton
with jon Lawton
John Kettle 12 Aug, 2007 -
robbo 19 Jul, 2007 Lead RP My fave climb to date. The only protection I could find was a threaded sling half way. The last couple of moves were tres scary all that way above my protection. Absolutely love this route. Fingery and steep for E1. My fave type of climbing
with Young Scott Frederick on Belay
My fave climb to date. The only protection I could find was a threaded sling half way. The last couple of moves were tres scary all that way above my protection. Absolutely love this route. Fingery and steep for E1. My fave type of climbing
with Young Scott Frederick on Belay
Crofty 25 May, 2007 2nd O/S Second E1 in a day (on Second).Again found it easy, but it would of been a scary lead as last good gear is half height.
with Stu Bolton
Second E1 in a day (on Second).Again found it easy, but it would of been a scary lead as last good gear is half height.
with Stu Bolton
gregarding ?Mar, 2007 Lead O/S
with Donna Nichamin
with Donna Nichamin
Hidden 4 Jun, 2005 TR
Hidden ?Jun, 2005 Lead
Hidden 18 May, 2005 2nd
Iggy_B ??, 2005 Lead O/S
with Simon Troop
with Simon Troop
adi bryant ??, 2005 Lead O/S
LankyPaddy ?Oct, 2004 Solo O/S
Ben lad 24 May, 2003 -
with Unce
with Unce
Hidden ?Aug, 2001 Lead O/S
DanEm ??, 2001 TR
Hidden 6 Aug, 1997 Lead O/S
uphillnow ??, 1985 -
KRB 20 Sep, 1983 Solo O/S
charlesmfrench 8 Mar, 1983 Solo O/S
Tom V ??, 1980 -
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High E1
Mid E1
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Mid HVS
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High 5c
Mid 5c
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High 5b
Mid 5b
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