6m.

Rockfax Description
Climb the thin crack with a useful pocket, passing a narrow overlap early on. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Bancroft 1975

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Peak Bouldering - bold-star Eastern-Grit sub 7s, Peak District Highballs, Eastern Grit 2 star plus (HVS/VS/HS), Stanage End and High Ned Red Circuit

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Jon Stewart 14 Jul, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: the actual route with the pockets and stuff is one of the neatest little micros i've ever climbed.
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βeta: the actual route with the pockets and stuff is one of the neatest little micros i've ever climbed.
Jon Stewart 1 Jun, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: this is described as a 5a problem in the old definitive guide, but is more like 5b/c, and a bit rubbish.
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βeta: this is described as a 5a problem in the old definitive guide, but is more like 5b/c, and a bit rubbish.
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bwestwood 1 Aug Sent
pie_eater_pete 29 Jul Lead
Hidden 1 Jun Solo O/S
Valentino 23 Feb Sent
Benedict Schofield 3 Feb Sent O/S
with Jack
with Jack
Hidden ?? Lead
clanger ?? -
Hidden 31 Dec, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 29 Sep, 2018 Sent β
Hidden 9 Jul, 2018 Solo O/S
Hidden 3 Jun, 2018 -
Hidden 30 Apr, 2018 Sent x
Gabe Oliver 24 Feb, 2018 Sent O/S
Hidden ??, 2018 -
SDM 2 Dec, 2017 Sent Those pads looked pretty small
Those pads looked pretty small
Antony87 12 Nov, 2017 Solo O/S
Hidden 25 Aug, 2017 Solo
Ewan Russell 13 Aug, 2017 Solo O/S
with chris parkin, Halla
with chris parkin, Halla
Javis 1 Jul, 2017 Sent x
with EdGeall
with EdGeall
marcduhig 24 Jun, 2017 Sent O/S
Ben Bransby 14 Jun, 2017 Solo
Hidden 9 Apr, 2017 Sent
Thomnomnom 9 Apr, 2017 Sent x Finished left of the big pocket through crimps, not right.
with Joe, Matt, coolbert, Todd
Finished left of the big pocket through crimps, not right.
with Joe, Matt, coolbert, Todd
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 8 Apr, 2017 Solo rpt
with slim
with slim
DavidPC 7 Mar, 2017 Sent
Indus ??, 2017 -
tveeg 29 Dec, 2016 Sent
Robin Nichols 4 Dec, 2016 Solo O/S
with Jim, Roget
with Jim, Roget
Hidden 8 Nov, 2016 Sent
Rory_Cummings_NI 11 Sep, 2016 Solo O/S
Hidden 8 Sep, 2016 Sent dnf
Kipper-Phil Smith 10 Apr, 2016 Solo
Andy Moles 5 Apr, 2016 Sent
Hidden 13 Feb, 2016 Solo O/S
AlexRenshaw 16 Jan, 2016 -
with Thomas Renshaw
with Thomas Renshaw
Hidden ??, 2016 Sent
Stefan_Morris 31 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
with James Sailsbury
with James Sailsbury
Hidden 11 Oct, 2015 Solo
harry_lewis 26 Sep, 2015 Sent β
amccann 26 Sep, 2015 Sent O/S
Hidden 6 Sep, 2015 Solo dnf
cpoad 19 Aug, 2015 Sent dnf
atom 7 Apr, 2015 Solo dnf So close on this, got to the large pocket jug with my left hand and a two finger pocket with my right but too high and scary to move up further
So close on this, got to the large pocket jug with my left hand and a two finger pocket with my right but too high and scary to move up further
BillyRidal 6 Apr, 2015 Sent O/S
Sam McCarthy 20 Mar, 2015 Sent
shaunhumphreys 20 Mar, 2015 Sent x 2nd try, jumped off to move the pad while sam was taking photos of the "eclipse"
2nd try, jumped off to move the pad while sam was taking photos of the "eclipse"
John Higgs 22 Feb, 2015 Solo dnf
markalmack 7 Feb, 2015 Sent x
with will-i-am-old-as-fuck, lauren
with will-i-am-old-as-fuck, lauren
samwillo 6 Feb, 2015 Sent
with manfred
with manfred
morganator 12 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
with Al Willoner
with Al Willoner
Nick Wallis 12 Oct, 2014 2nd dog
with Jon
with Jon
Tradical 21 Sep, 2014 TR dnf ARD.
with Beth, PJ, john lynch, TradHolden
ARD.
with Beth, PJ, john lynch, TradHolden
Hidden 21 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Duncan Campbell 14 Sep, 2014 Sent Really good
Really good
Dibdawg 18 Jul, 2014 Solo dnf
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 18 Jul, 2014 Solo O/S
Hidden 20 Jun, 2014 Solo
WillDoyle 15 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
phil64 17 May, 2014 Solo
MSchobitz 14 May, 2014 Sent x Tried leading this, faffing about with gear, placed a red BD cam in the big pocket once (ripped it out while jumping off. Tried wires and all as well. Then told everyone else the beta, leading to some ego-destroying fashs. Managed to do it last as a boulder as well.
Tried leading this, faffing about with gear, placed a red BD cam in the big pocket once (ripped it out while jumping off. Tried wires and all as well. Then told everyone else the beta, leading to some ego-destroying fashs. Managed to do it last as a boulder as well.
Teappleby 14 May, 2014 Solo
Nick1812P 14 May, 2014 Sent β
franhammond92 14 May, 2014 Sent β Micki tried leading it a few times then everyone put a send train on and bouldered it out.
with MSchobitz, USMC
Micki tried leading it a few times then everyone put a send train on and bouldered it out.
with MSchobitz, USMC
Calum Wadsworth 14 May, 2014 Sent O/S
papashango 27 Apr, 2014 Sent x
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
Toby ??, 2014 -
James Oakes 21 Dec, 2013 Sent O/S
with Liz Martin, Tom Martin, Ram MkiV
with Liz Martin, Tom Martin, Ram MkiV
Souljah 16 Nov, 2013 Sent O/S
with aliblacky
with aliblacky
Mike_Hayes 8 Sep, 2013 -
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 8 Sep, 2013 Sent rpt
Hidden 18 Aug, 2013 Sent x
Hidden 18 Jun, 2013 Sent
sishaw 18 Jun, 2013 Solo
with PeakDJ
with PeakDJ
migs493 9 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S Stanage HVS - no gear!
with lozowen
Stanage HVS - no gear!
with lozowen
deacondeacon 19 May, 2013 Sent
Joe Costello 4 May, 2013 -
RM199 ??, 2013 Solo O/S snowball
snowball
oread ??, 2013 Sent β
Hidden 24 Nov, 2012 Sent
Duck Egg 11 Nov, 2012 Sent x I'll second Mr K on this one. Felt quite tough for V2.
with Mattyk
I'll second Mr K on this one. Felt quite tough for V2.
with Mattyk
Mattyk 11 Nov, 2012 Sent O/S Superb little high ball
with Luke, jamiemoss
Superb little high ball
with Luke, jamiemoss
Hidden 10 Nov, 2012 Solo RP
jorge1983 27 Oct, 2012 Solo RP
soph 21 Oct, 2012 Sent
with big team
with big team
Simon_Letman 8 Sep, 2012 Sent x Above a pad
with Katy, olly
Above a pad
with Katy, olly
dominic lee 25 Jun, 2012 Sent
nathanlee 25 Jun, 2012 Sent rpt
Hidden 10 Mar, 2012 Sent x
petekeron ?Mar, 2012 Solo O/S
with Solo
with Solo
al123 26 Feb, 2012 Sent
with richard
with richard
john lynch 19 Nov, 2011 Solo O/S
Ian Broome 6 Nov, 2011 Sent
masonwoods101 6 Nov, 2011 Solo O/S
fp219 6 Nov, 2011 Sent
Hidden 15 Oct, 2011 Sent rpt
Graeme Hammond 21 Jul, 2011 Solo G/U Hard moves to get the pocket, but still not easy and committing above, the mat looked a long way down!! 2nd go. Also did 30/4/18
with Steve
Hard moves to get the pocket, but still not easy and committing above, the mat looked a long way down!! 2nd go. Also did 30/4/18
with Steve
Will_Maxwell 11 Jul, 2011 Solo RP Foot slipped and got spat off first go nearly cracking head open as i rolled down the slope but got it second time. Good climb!
Foot slipped and got spat off first go nearly cracking head open as i rolled down the slope but got it second time. Good climb!
Hidden ?Jun, 2011 Sent x
disturbed_one51 21 May, 2011 Solo
Jonathan Hall 21 May, 2011 Solo
elCapitano 27 Mar, 2011 Solo O/S
w.pettet-smith 19 Mar, 2011 Solo
CharlieMack 8 Feb, 2011 Sent O/S
with Dom, Eddy Barnes
with Dom, Eddy Barnes
mwatson ??, 2011 -
Hidden 10 Oct, 2010 Sent x
Jethro ?Aug, 2010 Sent
Hidden 27 Apr, 2010 Sent
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 24 Apr, 2010 Sent O/S
Hidden 24 Apr, 2010 Solo
Trigoc 10 Oct, 2009 Solo RP
Milnes 27 Sep, 2009 Solo β
with Alain
with Alain
andy jennings 26 Sep, 2009 Solo RP
adi bryant 24 Sep, 2009 Solo O/S
SteveOc 19 Sep, 2009 Sent
with Paul, Neil, Calum and Jim
with Paul, Neil, Calum and Jim
craig d 22 Aug, 2009 Solo
Hidden 31 Jul, 2009 Solo O/S
dashitboarder 24 May, 2009 TR dog Needed assistance for some of the moves. Lots of 5c moves in a row. Then 5b moves to top out.
Needed assistance for some of the moves. Lots of 5c moves in a row. Then 5b moves to top out.
thomasadixon 26 Apr, 2009 Solo O/S
bigphil 13 Apr, 2009 Solo rpt
Hidden 7 Mar, 2009 Lead O/S
highrepute 7 Dec, 2008 Solo O/S
Andrew Barker 27 Sep, 2008 Sent O/S
Hidden 27 Sep, 2008 Solo O/S
Hidden 26 Sep, 2008 Solo
lowersharpnose 26 Sep, 2008 Solo
morganator 12 Jun, 2008 Solo
Ian Parnell 30 May, 2008 Solo
caradoc 20 May, 2008 Solo O/S
Ian McNeill ??, 2008 -
Ian Broome 9 Nov, 2007 Sent
HimTiggins 4 Nov, 2007 Sent β
Hidden 22 Oct, 2007 Solo rpt
liamoloughlin ?Aug, 2007 Solo O/S
Hidden 24 Jun, 2007 Solo O/S
Hidden 24 May, 2007 Solo O/S
craig matheson ?Apr, 2007 Solo
Rob Kennard ??, 2007 -
Hidden ??, 2007 -
Hidden 10 Aug, 2006 Solo
dan gibson ??, 2006 -
reg_measures 5 Jun, 2005 Solo O/S
fatboyslimfast ??, 2005 -
Tom Briggs ??, 2005 -
fatboyslimfast ??, 2005 -
Dave Bond 16 May, 2004 Solo
nai ??, 2004 2nd
simon kimber ?Nov, 2003 Solo
with Robin Wilmshurst-Smith
with Robin Wilmshurst-Smith
dannyboy83 ?Oct, 2003 Sent O/S
Obi-Wan is lost... 18 Jun, 2003 Solo
bigphil 18 Jun, 2003 Solo
Mark Stevenson 31 May, 2003 Solo O/S
ArnaudG ??, 2002 -
Carl Smethurst 22 Jul, 2001 Solo O/S
with Ian Pickles
with Ian Pickles
tuftynick ??, 2001 Lead
Hidden ?Jan, 2000 -
tlr ??, 2000 2nd
chris sm 27 Aug, 1998 Solo O/S
r0b 2 May, 1998 Solo O/S
Hidden 1 Feb, 1998 Solo
Hidden 14 Sep, 1997 Solo
Nick Haine 15 Jul, 1997 Solo
Ropeboy 12 Apr, 1997 Solo
Mark Riley ??, 1997 Sent O/S
Hidden 13 Jul, 1996 Solo
Chris the Tall ?Jun, 1996 Solo Much effort required and a least 1 jump and one fall having done the crux. Wish I could remember how I did it !!
Much effort required and a least 1 jump and one fall having done the crux. Wish I could remember how I did it !!
cragspud ?Sep, 1995 Sent
David Slater ?Aug, 1995 Solo
with Chris Wentworth
with Chris Wentworth
tompercy 6 May, 1995 Solo
Mick King 9 Apr, 1995 Solo O/S
Hidden ??, 1993 Solo O/S
Mick King 21 Aug, 1992 Solo
andybirtwistle 24 Jul, 1992 Lead
Fakey Rocks ?Jun, 1992 -
Hidden 15 Apr, 1992 Solo
NeilGriffiths ??, 1992 -
Tony Little 6 Oct, 1991 Solo O/S
with MUMC
with MUMC
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 23 Aug, 1991 Solo O/S
Roget 2 Aug, 1991 Solo O/S
NickJH ?Jul, 1990 Solo
BRUCESTRAC ??, 1990 -
with Chris Cracknell,Various
with Chris Cracknell,Various
John Marsland 24 Jun, 1989 Solo
goi.ashmore 29 Oct, 1988 Solo O/S
stp 4 Sep, 1988 Solo O/S
Andy Say 3 Jun, 1988 Solo
Hidden 30 Aug, 1987 Solo
Stoney Boy ?Oct, 1986 Solo O/S
Neil McA 12 Sep, 1986 Solo O/S
Hidden 3 Jul, 1986 Solo
Hammy 26 Apr, 1986 Solo
with Pat McVey, Penny Excel
with Pat McVey, Penny Excel
Hidden ??, 1986 Lead
GordonHart ??, 1986 Solo O/S
Hidden 29 Sep, 1985 Solo
Rob Seymour 5 Apr, 1985 Solo O/S
John Marsland 27 Oct, 1984 Solo
sadams 19 May, 1984 Solo
Dave Turnbull 27 Apr, 1984 Lead O/S
with Ian Bocock
with Ian Bocock
Hidden 1 Oct, 1983 Solo
Hidden 27 Jul, 1982 Solo
Hidden ??, 1982 Lead
Hidden 25 Aug, 1980 Solo
Hidden ?May, 1980 -
mike bridges 26 Aug, 1979 Solo O/S
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