8m.

Rockfax Description
The centre of the square-fronted tower is climbed pleasantly using some blisters. Avoid sneaking off right for the full effect. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Gets E1 5b in BMC guide.

Ticklists: Stanage Routes BMC Graded List.


ClimberDateStyle
dewiturton 01/Jul 2nd
with keitht
keitht 01/Jul Lead
Kirill 03/Jun 2nd
cem 03/Jun Lead O/S

Claiming the onsight as I last did it 14 years ago. The climbing's not hard but the gear is perhaps more decorative than functional.

Hidden 10/May TR
Ben Bransby 04/May Solo
HimTiggins 23/Apr Lead rpt
with Bart
tebs 23/Apr 2nd rpt
with Tim
RKernan 10/Apr Lead O/S

Lovely

joemallia 09/Apr 2nd O/S

No difficult moves but sustained and NO GOOD GEAR. Mark climbed the neighbouring arete but his gear placements let me sidle up Sudoxe, which I enjoyed, but I will not be back to lead it. Not difficult but serious.

with Mark Ellis
MrFantastic 25/Sep/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/16 Lead
riff156 30/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Craig Preston
Neilaw 17/Jul/16 2nd
with Jim
Mike505 30/May/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/May/16 Lead O/S
scottcoates 02/Apr/16 Lead
Hidden 02/Apr/16 2nd O/S
Gudge 23/Jul/15 2nd rpt
Coel Hellier 10/Jul/15 Lead
Hardcore Pat 30/May/15 Lead rpt
with Dr Julie
john lynch 13/May/15 Lead O/S
with ian turton
Dan Mckinlay ?/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Gabe Oliver 11/Oct/14 Lead O/S
The Reaper 15/Jul/14 Solo O/S

On shunt

john_ni 08/Jun/14 2nd
Graeme Hammond 08/Jun/14 Lead O/S
JasonK 17/May/14 2nd
with Neil Redgrave
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Sam Woodward 07/Dec/13 TR dog
hirving 07/Dec/13 TR O/S

DTUS

with Gilsey
Hidden 07/Dec/13 TR
LukeRobinson 07/Dec/13 TR
Hardcore Pat 14/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Rachel
harold walmsley 08/Sep/13 Solo rpt
vassy05 01/Sep/13 Solo
marr.simon 09/Jun/13 TR

A nice challenge!

Coel Hellier 05/Jun/13 Lead
Nigel Bond 20/Apr/13 TR
with Bern Hardman
leon 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S

My gear consisted of a couple of rps half touching rock. Amanda said they looked good, I think she's after the life insurance.

jon_gill1 20/Oct/12 Lead O/S
with big Si
lithos 06/Oct/12 Lead

lovely climbing avoiding the RH side. great gear esp if you have C3s

with Stu B
Hidden 23/Sep/12 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 23/Sep/12 2nd O/S
with deborah
deacondeacon 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Boy 14/Aug/12 Solo
jshields 22/Jul/12 2nd

Previous lead, mid '90s.

with Roman Jivkov
sopaz 17/Jun/12 2nd
Double Knee Bar 12/May/12 2nd O/S
with TomBond
gingerwolf 12/May/12 Lead O/S
with Glenn
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
The Bad Cough 30/Oct/11 2nd O/S
jon22 30/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 02/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Oct/11 2nd O/S
Rob Davies 28/Aug/11 2nd
Hidden 14/Aug/11 Lead rpt
shaky2 14/Jul/11 2nd
rurp 09/Jul/11 Lead
john lynch 03/May/11 Solo O/S

snuck off right

with Ed Austin
Hidden 01/May/11 Lead O/S
climbing_rocks1983 09/Apr/11 2nd O/S
SteveM 06/Nov/10 Solo
Hidden 06/Oct/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Oct/10 2nd
SteveM 02/Oct/10 Lead
with Kat
Hidden 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S
kitkat78 02/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with SteveM
Pilch 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S

good holds and nice moves, gear ok too

with Graham, Ed
Hidden 20/Jun/10 2nd dog
PenJD 24/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Hidden 21/Mar/10 Lead β
tebs 20/Sep/09 Lead O/S

for once the ukc logbook has the right grade, never E1, but who cares - really lovely climbing on wonderful small holds with good enough gear. shame it's not 40 meters longer.

with Ian
Tim W 19/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Mattyk 31/Jul/09 Solo O/S
Mike_Hayes 25/Jun/09 -
Hidden 08/Jun/09 -
Jonathan Hall 23/May/09 Lead
disturbed_one51 23/May/09 2nd
with Wee man
Hidden 13/Apr/09 Lead
morganator 29/Mar/09 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden ?/Nov/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Oct/08 Lead
Hidden 28/Sep/08 2nd
Pete Randall 20/Sep/08 2nd O/S
with Albie
Hidden 20/Sep/08 Lead β
Hidden 13/Sep/08 Lead O/S
tommytuffa 13/Sep/08 2nd
with Will
Hidden 24/Aug/08 Lead O/S
HimTiggins 10/Feb/08 2nd O/S
with Paul
wingalina 20/Oct/07 2nd O/S
climbingpixie 30/Sep/07 2nd

Really really nice route. Packs a lot of good climbing into its short length.

with James/Hazel
AJ007 21/Apr/07 Solo
dan gibson 21/Apr/07 Solo
with AJ
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Nicos 02/Oct/06 Solo O/S
with solo
stuart100 17/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Claire Graham
johnwilson123 ?/Sep/06 TR O/S
with paul
Hidden 10/Aug/06 Solo
Iggy_B 27/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Jana Urbankova
Nicos 29/Apr/06 Lead O/S
Chris the Tall 10/Jul/05 Solo rpt
Adam Potter 03/Apr/05 2nd
Hidden ?/Apr/05 Solo β
Hidden 14/Nov/04 Solo
PenJD 27/Jul/03 Lead O/S
with Ginny Carter
cem 16/Mar/03 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/02 Solo O/S
chris sm 04/May/02 Lead O/S
Roget 01/Jul/01 Solo O/S
Dave Musgrove Jnr 14/Feb/01 -
with Viv
Rock Fairy ??/2001 2nd
Hidden ?/Aug/00 Solo
Hidden ??/2000 -
tlr ??/2000 Solo
cragspud ?/Jul/99 Lead rpt
Iain Thow 09/May/98 TR
with Dave Walch
Martin Bennett 17/Oct/93 TR
with MT
D Tempest 10/Oct/93 Solo
with Rick
Mick King 09/May/93 Solo
andybirtwistle 24/Jul/92 Lead
Gudge ?/Jul/92 Solo O/S
Andy Say 28/Jun/92 Solo
whispering nic 20/Apr/92 Solo
with Ali W
Chris the Tall ?/Jul/91 Solo O/S
Hidden 06/Jul/90 Solo
steve prior ?/Oct/88 Solo
goi.ashmore 20/Mar/88 Solo O/S
Stoney Boy ?/Oct/86 Solo O/S
stp 17/Nov/85 Solo O/S
Hammy 25/Sep/85 Solo
John Marsland 04/Jul/85 Solo
Tom V ??/1985 -
Dave Musgrove 03/Dec/83 -
with Kim Greenald
Ken Taylor 10/Sep/82 Lead
with Roger Wilson
Andy Fielding ??/1982 2nd
with Mike Gilbert
Hidden 09/Apr/81 Solo
Mark Kemball 27/May/79 Lead
with Sarah Bridge
Chris Ellis 27/May/78 2nd
with Patrick Meeds
mike bridges 27/May/78 TR O/S
Hidden 08/May/78 Lead
rogerskews ??/1975 -
tutbury ?/Jul/69 -
with Ian Butterworth
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