Rockfax Description
Reach the good ledge on the arete from the left (a jump or a move of 4c) then traverse left finish up the tall flake. © Rockfax

FA. Eric Byne 1950

Ticklists: Stanage Routes BMC Graded List.

Hidden 13/Aug Solo O/S
Ben Bransby 05/May -
Jonny Holmes 15/Nov/16 AltLd
MrFantastic 25/Sep/16 Solo O/S
Turbo 06/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Jack
keitht 31/Jul/16 Solo
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing 06/Jul/16 Solo O/S
Markheighton 18/Mar/16 AltLd O/S
FlavioL1989 27/Sep/15 Solo O/S
Andy Morley 30/May/15 Lead dnf
Canyak ??/2015 -
sparkass 13/Sep/14 Solo rpt

100 IAD No. 12 - the flake is terrifying.

Alex Hallam 19/May/14 Solo O/S
batterj2 04/May/14 2nd O/S
with Joe Farnell
SteveHi 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Hidden 27/Sep/13 2nd
cjb1992 27/Sep/13 Lead
with Harriet, June
Hidden 22/Aug/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/13 Solo O/S
sparkass 19/May/13 Solo O/S
deacondeacon 19/May/13 Solo
peachos 06/May/13 Lead O/S

Started on the arete but bailed onto the flake. Bold start...

with Lilly
oodie72 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
jrccrosby ??/2013 Lead
Nick1812P 13/Sep/12 Solo O/S
franhammond92 13/Sep/12 Solo
kfowler141 22/Mar/12 Lead
Sir-chill-a-lot 05/Nov/11 2nd
lozowen 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Sally Owen
Krys81 03/Jun/11 2nd O/S

When the guide book says "(jump?)" re getting to the first ledge, it's not wrong. It really does require a leap of faith! This move is well above 'S'. I think the grading is as if the route begins at this ledge. [EDIT: I attacked it from the fight side of the arete, not the left =/ ]

codenamel 03/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 Solo
uphillnow ??/2011 -
TCarrick 30/Aug/10 2nd
Hidden 15/Aug/10 Solo O/S
nick ferro 05/Jun/10 -
Jeronimo 26/Sep/09 Solo O/S
with bfreeman
Timpy1584 16/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Steve
stimpey 16/Aug/09 2nd O/S
with Tom
Mattyk 31/Jul/09 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 21/Jun/09 Lead O/S

looked at sceptic (did later on upon mannig up)but escaed round on to this

with Greg Slee
dashitboarder 24/May/09 Solo
with Dad
Glyn Davidson 24/May/09 2nd O/S
with Dan
Dan77 24/May/09 Lead
Hidden ??/2009 -
Sarahshort246 01/Aug/08 Lead
feilx 11/Jun/08 Solo O/S
chadrads 07/Jun/08 Lead O/S

nice bit of laybacking up the flake shame its not longer

tractorbachcoch 07/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Andy, Peter
Hidden ??/2008 -
Hidden 27/Aug/07 Solo
Jim Vach 11/Apr/07 Solo O/S
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Nicos 11/Nov/06 Solo O/S
with solo
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/05 Solo O/S
Chris Davids 12/Jun/05 Lead O/S
with Sam
mwh 01/May/05 2nd O/S
with Stefan
Hidden 14/Nov/04 Solo
goi.ashmore 01/May/04 Solo O/S
Ropeboy 19/May/02 Solo
Mark Stevenson 04/May/02 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Apr/02 TR
DerwentDiluted 03/Feb/02 Lead
with A. Murray
Roget 30/Jun/01 Solo O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/97 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/97 -
craig h 10/Aug/96 Solo O/S
atom 21/Jun/95 2nd
with Sheila Ellison
Scott McRae 23/Jul/94 Solo O/S
The Reaper 13/May/93 Solo O/S
Hammy 14/Jun/92 Solo
roncaves 24/May/92 Solo
Pete Pozman ?/Sep/90 Solo O/S
BRUCESTRAC ??/1990 -
with Chris Cracknell,Various
Hidden 04/Jun/89 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jun/88 Lead
Andy Say 30/Jul/87 Solo
mark-abz 31/May/87 Solo
Hidden ??/1986 -
Iain Thow 22/Sep/85 Solo

In trainers.

lithos ?/May/85 Lead O/S
charlesmfrench 06/Aug/83 Solo O/S
tapley 08/Jul/83 Solo
Hidden 07/Sep/80 Solo
Nigel Bond 30/Sep/79 Lead
with Dave Grey
mikej 30/May/70 Solo
with Dave Williams, E
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