Rockfax Description
12m. Classy climbing up a stunning line. The crimpy wall leads to the base of the soaring crack-line, which succumbs to a forceful approach. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Ascend the centre of the obvious crucifix. A classic in need of a clean.

Ticklists: Rockfall Northern England top 50.

Hidden 15/Apr/17 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2016 -
Alastair R 06/Jun/15 2nd
with Steve Elliot
lcullum7 02/May/15 2nd O/S
kyaizawa 02/May/15 Lead O/S

Not as hard/strenuous as reputation or guidebook suggest. Great route!!

Emma Reynolds 02/May/15 2nd dog

Blue hex got stuck

PeteWilson 14/Apr/15 Lead β

on john's gear, good route, tricky top section

with josh, John P, Andi T
Hidden 17/Feb/15 Lead dog
Hidden 17/Feb/15 2nd
David Cowley 01/Mar/14 2nd dog

Had to pull on 3 cams once in the crack struggled but the start is awesome

chris smith 01/Mar/14 Lead dog

Absolutely nails for the grade!

with david cowley
Spooner2709 25/May/13 Lead O/S
radioshed 21/Apr/12 TR
Plungeman 21/Apr/12 TR dog
with Rob, Matt
mattyork2 24/Aug/10 Lead O/S
RuthC 23/Aug/10 2nd
Hidden 03/May/10 Lead O/S
mike fenwick ?/Jun/09 Lead
with Matthew Gibbins
ewan i ??/2009 -
Roget 19/Aug/02 Lead O/S
with jim
kato'sdad ??/1992 TR
with Bear Sports
Dave Musgrove 01/May/91 Solo
with Alec Burns
gme 01/Jan/90 -
Steve Crowe 17/Apr/88 Lead O/S
with Martin Berry
andybirtwistle 03/Aug/83 Solo
Paul Clarke ??/1980 -
with NUMC
allmag ?/Jul/76 Lead

A Northumberland classic! Strenous but a determined approach gets you up it. Seconded it ib on 27th December a few years later with Andrew McGuire when the top section was filled with snow - first winter ascent?!

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