10m.

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Follow the right-slanting crack to its end and then continue up the bulging wall rightwards on green sloping holds. Protection is poor though it is possible (and sensible) to move left at the break to get good cams. © Rockfax

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ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Stanage Routes BMC Graded List

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Chris Craggs 2 May, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Moderately crucial large Friend on the far left before you start the upper wall. Chris
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βeta: Moderately crucial large Friend on the far left before you start the upper wall. Chris
Nick Smith - Climbers 28 Jul, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: 'Poorly protected' == no protection at all!
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βeta: 'Poorly protected' == no protection at all!
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Ian Carr 27 Jun -
with Steve
with Steve
Wanderer_mui 22 Jun 2nd O/S
with Roisin
with Roisin
Hidden 1 Jun Lead O/S
Steve_90 5 May Lead G/U
AF Webb 7 Apr Lead β
Will Webb 7 Apr Lead
with AF Webb
with AF Webb
Hidden 7 Apr Lead O/S
Jono_1989 24 Feb Lead O/S
clanger ?? -
Rocknast ?? TR O/S
dannyboy83 21 Oct, 2018 Solo O/S
Hidden 21 Aug, 2018 Solo O/S
andrzej kierzek 30 Jun, 2018 Lead RP Had to bail out left two years ago, because I could not protect upper section. Had my biggest cam on me this time and it just about fit into big break.
Had to bail out left two years ago, because I could not protect upper section. Had my biggest cam on me this time and it just about fit into big break.
Hidden 27 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
markfairbank 3 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
with Jim Gleave
with Jim Gleave
Hidden 27 May, 2018 2nd rpt
Hidden 6 May, 2018 Lead
MrFantastic 7 Mar, 2018 Solo O/S
fuzzysheep01 8 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
with Dave Rickerby , Mark Hodson
with Dave Rickerby , Mark Hodson
Fobbit169 27 Aug, 2017 -
adi bryant 15 Aug, 2017 Solo O/S
Hidden 13 Aug, 2017 TR
Hidden 13 Aug, 2017 TR
Hidden 13 Aug, 2017 TR
Gudge 13 Aug, 2017 Lead rpt
with clremc
with clremc
Hidden 6 Aug, 2017 Lead RP
RobScarisbrick 6 Aug, 2017 2nd RP Got it on 2nd eventually
Got it on 2nd eventually
Hidden 18 Jul, 2017 Solo O/S
Jamjar 16 Jul, 2017 TR dog
with Skyline
with Skyline
manwithacam 3 Jun, 2017 Lead Came across this wandering down edge, a lovely line. Good laybacking
with Mark Grist
Came across this wandering down edge, a lovely line. Good laybacking
with Mark Grist
dewiturton 28 May, 2017 2nd
with keitht
with keitht
keitht 28 May, 2017 Lead Moved left at the top.
Moved left at the top.
Hidden 14 May, 2017 Lead rpt
GLO 14 May, 2017 2nd
Kim M 7 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with Nige M
with Nige M
joemallia 9 Apr, 2017 2nd rpt
with Mark Ellis
with Mark Ellis
phil64 9 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S good
with matt dean, Rach
good
with matt dean, Rach
Ed Babs 25 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
with brian watson, IainAM, Mike Hawkins
with brian watson, IainAM, Mike Hawkins
brian watson 25 Mar, 2017 Lead RP
with Mike Hawkins
with Mike Hawkins
maria85 25 Mar, 2017 2nd O/S Amazing finger jamming. Went left at the break so without the top crux.
Amazing finger jamming. Went left at the break so without the top crux.
pie_eater_pete 24 Oct, 2016 Lead
Hidden 6 Sep, 2016 -
Gambit 1 Sep, 2016 2nd O/S
Hidden 14 Aug, 2016 Lead
Droyd 27 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S Thought I was doing The Knutter, whoops.
with Fredrik Hansson
Thought I was doing The Knutter, whoops.
with Fredrik Hansson
Tjogge 27 Jun, 2016 2nd
with David Boothroyd
with David Boothroyd
daviesp2 15 May, 2016 2nd
andrzej kierzek 15 May, 2016 Lead dnf Finished the crack. The horizontal break was too wide for cams that I had on me. Sadly, did not take m y biggest cam. Moved to the left and exited through the Knutter.
with Paul Davies
Finished the crack. The horizontal break was too wide for cams that I had on me. Sadly, did not take m y biggest cam. Moved to the left and exited through the Knutter.
with Paul Davies
Hidden 23 Apr, 2016 2nd
David Sherratt 23 Apr, 2016 Lead
David Sherratt 23 Apr, 2016 Lead
Rob Davies 17 Apr, 2016 TR Neil backed off lead. Cam 6 would protect top moves.
with neilh
Neil backed off lead. Cam 6 would protect top moves.
with neilh
Richard Alderton 10 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S
with Nic Ola, Dervey
with Nic Ola, Dervey
Dervey 10 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
nic_nac_doodle 10 Apr, 2016 2nd
with Dervey
with Dervey
Andy Moles 5 Apr, 2016 Solo
Hidden ??, 2016 -
RossWoodruffe 28 Dec, 2015 Lead O/S
Nick Russell 3 Oct, 2015 Solo O/S
bencole 2 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Aug, 2015 2nd
Gudge 16 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S Best route of the day - really enjoyed this! Not that badly protected either.
Best route of the day - really enjoyed this! Not that badly protected either.
Pero 10 Jun, 2015 TR
ralphio 3 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S Cam out left as per guidebook
with Coel
Cam out left as per guidebook
with Coel
Hidden 23 May, 2015 Lead O/S
kylo-342 ?May, 2015 AltLd
with Julian M
with Julian M
mike8331 26 Apr, 2015 Lead
shell145 18 Apr, 2015 TR dog
with Ursie
with Ursie
Hidden 17 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
Hidden 17 Apr, 2015 Lead dnf
cdpuk 17 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
Steve Clegg 17 Apr, 2015 2nd
with ZClegg
with ZClegg
hamer89 3 Apr, 2015 Solo
Hidden 7 Mar, 2015 Lead
Hidden 7 Mar, 2015 2nd O/S
Hidden 18 Oct, 2014 2nd
Lenny 5 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
with Isabel
with Isabel
rurp 7 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S Three big friends in shallow placements at the top
with ben rowland, bill farmer
Three big friends in shallow placements at the top
with ben rowland, bill farmer
Brian Rodgers 9 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
with Ian Wyatt
with Ian Wyatt
Steph Ward 22 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with Peter Webb
with Peter Webb
cragtyke 18 May, 2014 2nd
with john g
with john g
Hidden 10 May, 2014 Lead
Hidden 3 May, 2014 Lead
WB 3 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with GuyM
with GuyM
papashango 27 Apr, 2014 2nd
the power 1 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S topped out direct solid at E1
with Paul Hy
topped out direct solid at E1
with Paul Hy
Paul Hy 1 Apr, 2014 2nd O/S
metal arms 9 Mar, 2014 2nd
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
Hidden 21 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
vassy05 1 Sep, 2013 Solo
LucasHarazin 14 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
ColinD 4 Jun, 2013 2nd
ColinD 4 Jun, 2013 2nd
with Jo
with Jo
Hidden 4 Jun, 2013 2nd
chrisbussell 4 Jun, 2013 2nd
with Tim O'Neill
with Tim O'Neill
joemallia 1 Jun, 2013 2nd rpt
with Paul Whittaker, JKW
with Paul Whittaker, JKW
bigbobbyking 19 May, 2013 2nd
with Chris Allan, theotherpetehill
with Chris Allan, theotherpetehill
Hidden 26 Apr, 2013 2nd O/S
Nigel Bond 20 Apr, 2013 TR
with Bern Hardman
with Bern Hardman
Hidden 2 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
RM199 2 Mar, 2013 Lead O/S
lcullum7 10 Nov, 2012 2nd O/S
with mmason1
with mmason1
woodsy 2 Nov, 2012 Lead
with tom
with tom
Dan_Carroll 15 Sep, 2012 Solo O/S
kermit_uk 15 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
with Steve Woolass
with Steve Woolass
Hidden 22 Jul, 2012 Lead
jwa 25 Jun, 2012 Lead dog
with Peter Hill
with Peter Hill
mark20 4 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S
Hidden 4 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
Ahab 12 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Oliver Houston 6 May, 2012 Lead O/S Used cams to left, as suggested in EG, prob reduces grade to HVSish... Top's a bit dirty
Used cams to left, as suggested in EG, prob reduces grade to HVSish... Top's a bit dirty
Hidden 6 May, 2012 Lead
Hidden 6 May, 2012 2nd O/S
Woodiee 6 May, 2012 2nd O/S crack is the easy bit - pretty slopey up top!
crack is the easy bit - pretty slopey up top!
Hidden ?May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 24 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
Dan Mckinlay ??, 2012 -
deacondeacon ??, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2012 -
The Bad Cough 30 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S
John sealey 30 Oct, 2011 Lead
ffdalton 29 Oct, 2011 Lead dnf Got to the bulge, no cam for the break, went left up the Nutter to finish well pissed off. Ps the weather was f in cold hands like ice no friction.
with Dean Dalton
Got to the bulge, no cam for the break, went left up the Nutter to finish well pissed off. Ps the weather was f in cold hands like ice no friction.
with Dean Dalton
Matt Cooke 22 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Paul1 16 Oct, 2011 2nd
with Mikey
with Mikey
Hidden 2 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S
fatbuoybazza 24 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S Camalot 5 will just fit the large break out on the left side, number 6 would be bomber..
Camalot 5 will just fit the large break out on the left side, number 6 would be bomber..
Somerset swede basher 2 Sep, 2011 Solo O/S
Skell 13 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with Jules
with Jules
Neil R 23 Jul, 2011 2nd
Brannock 23 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S Soft for E1.
Soft for E1.
Hidden 14 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S
Jim Walton 14 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tommy81
with Tommy81
Hidden 21 May, 2011 Solo O/S
Hidden 9 Apr, 2011 Lead β
willworkforfoodjnr 9 Apr, 2011 2nd RP Backed off the lead, stupid because the top half is easy!
Backed off the lead, stupid because the top half is easy!
Ian Broome 29 Mar, 2011 Solo rpt
Hidden ??, 2011 Solo
PAJames ??, 2011 -
APuddy 30 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Oct, 2010 Solo O/S
CJEFF 2 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
with Karo
with Karo
stuckonarock 2 Oct, 2010 2nd rpt
with Charles, Karo
with Charles, Karo
Hidden 4 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
Nick1812P 4 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S
adam carless 13 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S Dunc's mate Pete lead it. On a rope it felt easier than the two HVSs to the left, but the gear doesn't look great.
Dunc's mate Pete lead it. On a rope it felt easier than the two HVSs to the left, but the gear doesn't look great.
Rich Guest 11 May, 2010 Lead O/S Very rounded at top. Kind of 'winter friction' vs 'being able to feel your hands' trade-off dilemma
Very rounded at top. Kind of 'winter friction' vs 'being able to feel your hands' trade-off dilemma
Hidden 11 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Jim Malo 9 May, 2010 TR dog
The Mountain Goat 24 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
vanderz 24 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Jonathan Hall 24 Apr, 2010 2nd
PennyL 24 Apr, 2010 Lead rpt
gw66 24 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
disturbed_one51 24 Apr, 2010 Lead
joese7en 11 Apr, 2010 2nd O/S
MRichardson ?Apr, 2010 TR
shed_hed 17 Oct, 2009 TR O/S Went to check initial moves in preperation for lead; ended up soloing up until bulge for crux. Got stuck so got a top rope dropped down and completed the route.
with Jake Harrison
Went to check initial moves in preperation for lead; ended up soloing up until bulge for crux. Got stuck so got a top rope dropped down and completed the route.
with Jake Harrison
Hidden 17 Oct, 2009 Solo O/S
Pete Graham 13 Oct, 2009 2nd
with benjied
with benjied
Hidden 13 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
caradoc 4 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
with nick yapp
with nick yapp
Robbie Massey 4 Oct, 2009 TR
Hidden 27 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Sep, 2009 Lead
Hidden 14 Aug, 2009 Lead
Sam W 18 Jul, 2009 Lead
with ebdon
with ebdon
Si dH 27 Jun, 2009 2nd O/S Wasnt clear whetehr gear and holds could be used on Knutter at the top of the crack they were within reach - with them it must be a soft E1, but without, itwould be really hard - breaks are vry slopey, bulging and at the moment dirty. Good lead by Olly.
with Olly
Wasnt clear whetehr gear and holds could be used on Knutter at the top of the crack they were within reach - with them it must be a soft E1, but without, itwould be really hard - breaks are vry slopey, bulging and at the moment dirty. Good lead by Olly.
with Olly
Hidden 4 Jun, 2009 2nd
simonp ?Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with Dan Middleton
with Dan Middleton
ellie macpherson 25 May, 2009 2nd
with mike henesey
with mike henesey
Dave Heaton 24 May, 2009 Lead
Ben Sidsaph 24 May, 2009 2nd O/S
with Guy Buckingham
with Guy Buckingham
A Downing 18 Apr, 2009 Lead RP
with DJ
with DJ
deejmonkey 18 Apr, 2009 2nd
steveb2006 13 Apr, 2009 Lead
with Roland Smith
with Roland Smith
Hidden 5 Apr, 2009 2nd
Hidden 5 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
Neil McA 29 Mar, 2009 2nd rpt
with martin cooper, Stan, morganator
with martin cooper, Stan, morganator
morganator 29 Mar, 2009 2nd O/S
with Stan Halstead
with Stan Halstead
Hidden 5 Mar, 2009 -
Wil Treasure ??, 2009 Lead
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Wil Treasure ??, 2009 Lead
Wil Treasure ??, 2009 Lead
Wil Treasure ??, 2009 Lead
Graeme Hammond 12 Oct, 2008 Lead O/S
with JHM
with JHM
stuckonarock 12 Oct, 2008 2nd O/S
with Matthew
with Matthew
JHM 12 Oct, 2008 2nd O/S
Small and weak ?Oct, 2008 Lead
with Ian Moore
with Ian Moore
brian watson 27 Sep, 2008 2nd
scott titt 27 Sep, 2008 Lead
Hidden 14 Sep, 2008 Lead
Hidden 30 Aug, 2008 2nd
Hidden 23 Aug, 2008 Lead rpt
Crofty 10 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S Good lead by Guido.
Good lead by Guido.
Hidden 10 Aug, 2008 -
duzinga 10 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S
with Jim and Guido
with Jim and Guido
Hidden 28 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
feilx 11 Jun, 2008 Solo O/S
RossT 8 Jun, 2008 2nd
with Guy R
with Guy R
mje1398 18 May, 2008 2nd
with John M
with John M
Hidden 16 Feb, 2008 2nd
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
Boy ??, 2008 -
Hidden 4 Oct, 2007 Lead O/S
dicky79 15 Sep, 2007 2nd O/S
with Pete
with Pete
SGD 8 Sep, 2007 Lead great climb - good low gear and a poor cam higher up, easy climbing though as long as your head is upto it
with Jonathan
great climb - good low gear and a poor cam higher up, easy climbing though as long as your head is upto it
with Jonathan
Neil Mackenzie 1 Sep, 2007 Lead dnf did not get very far up the crack, must mov e quicker and put gear in where i can rest
with lewisl
did not get very far up the crack, must mov e quicker and put gear in where i can rest
with lewisl
Hidden 30 Aug, 2007 2nd O/S
Anthony Allsopp 30 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S A perplexing 5a move that completely outfoxed me. Ended up shoving my whole leg into the horizontal off-width to gain any height. Cut to pieces and must have looked very strange!
with Clare Curling (My best buddy)
A perplexing 5a move that completely outfoxed me. Ended up shoving my whole leg into the horizontal off-width to gain any height. Cut to pieces and must have looked very strange!
with Clare Curling (My best buddy)
Hidden 10 Jul, 2007 Solo O/S
Hidden 21 May, 2007 TR O/S
Hidden 10 May, 2007 Solo
dan gibson 21 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
Joe Costello 21 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Ben and Liam
with Ben and Liam
Monk 7 Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
with Don
with Don
craig matheson ?Apr, 2007 Solo
Hidden ?Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
Hammy 2 Mar, 2007 2nd
with Simon McCabe, Steve Hall
with Simon McCabe, Steve Hall
kingholmesy ??, 2007 Lead O/S
with SteveOc
with SteveOc
SteveOc ??, 2007 2nd O/S
Hidden 29 Oct, 2006 TR O/S
Hidden 21 Oct, 2006 Lead
aulda 10 Sep, 2006 2nd O/S Scary finish on lead
with Dave S
Scary finish on lead
with Dave S
viking ?Sep, 2006 2nd
with gareth
with gareth
dominic lee ?Jun, 2006 Solo
Mark Riley 28 May, 2006 Solo O/S
arin78 6 Jun, 2005 2nd O/S
with Mark
with Mark
Ben Bransby 31 Oct, 2004 Solo
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 31 Jul, 2004 Solo O/S
Smelly Fox 18 Jul, 2004 Lead β
with Slim Beam
with Slim Beam
Stig 16 Nov, 2003 2nd O/S
with Geraldine Lawless
with Geraldine Lawless
Hidden 28 Sep, 2003 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Jul, 2003 Lead
Ropeboy 26 Mar, 2003 Solo
cem 16 Mar, 2003 2nd
with GrahamD
with GrahamD
Chris Reid 15 Mar, 2003 Lead O/S
PennyL 16 Jun, 2002 Lead O/S
with Jon Ascroft
with Jon Ascroft
chris sm 4 May, 2002 2nd O/S
Hidden 4 May, 2002 Lead
Dave Musgrove Jnr 14 Feb, 2001 -
with Viv
with Viv
tuftynick ??, 2001 Lead
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Dave Cundy 10 Jul, 1999 -
Martin Bennett 10 Jul, 1999 -
with Dave Cundy, Phil
with Dave Cundy, Phil
Coel Hellier ??, 1999 Lead
Chris the Tall ?Sep, 1998 Solo O/S Done the crack several times but not sure whether I ever finished direct - might have always joined the Knutter
Done the crack several times but not sure whether I ever finished direct - might have always joined the Knutter
Trobbo 25 Jul, 1998 Lead
with john blower
with john blower
babymoac 21 Jun, 1998 -
Pete Nugent 13 Apr, 1997 Lead O/S
Hidden 13 Oct, 1996 Lead
Mick King 28 Sep, 1996 Solo rpt
John Marsland 20 Apr, 1996 2nd
with Dave Mould
with Dave Mould
Hidden 8 Oct, 1995 2nd
Scott McRae 13 Aug, 1995 Lead O/S
with Johnny boy
with Johnny boy
Hidden 13 May, 1995 Lead
duncan 23 Apr, 1995 Solo rpt
with tobyfk
with tobyfk
Daniel Wrightson 2 Apr, 1995 Lead O/S
with Richard Bradbury
with Richard Bradbury
GuyC 2 May, 1994 Lead O/S
with Jon Bell, Clare
with Jon Bell, Clare
crossleysm ??, 1994 Lead c.94
c.94
Hidden 24 Oct, 1993 Lead O/S
D Tempest 10 Oct, 1993 Solo
with Rick
with Rick
leathers 6 Jun, 1993 Lead O/S
with Charlotte Evans
with Charlotte Evans
The Reaper 13 May, 1993 TR O/S Shunt
Shunt
Mick King 9 May, 1993 Solo O/S
Nick Haine 3 May, 1993 Lead
Brian Wilderspin 20 Sep, 1992 -
with Perric Crellin
with Perric Crellin
andybirtwistle 24 Jul, 1992 Lead
Andy Say 28 Jun, 1992 Solo
Roget 2 Aug, 1991 Solo O/S
steve taylor ?Jul, 1990 Solo
with stumpy
with stumpy
Rob Davies 17 Apr, 1989 Lead Avoided rounded finish
with Angus McLean, Mick Moss
Avoided rounded finish
with Angus McLean, Mick Moss
goi.ashmore 30 Oct, 1988 Solo O/S
sadams ?Sep, 1987 Solo
with Mark Bonham
with Mark Bonham
duncan ?Jul, 1987 Solo O/S
stp 17 Nov, 1985 Solo O/S
John Marsland 18 May, 1985 Solo
Tom V ??, 1985 -
Neil McA 13 Jul, 1983 Solo
babymoac 24 Jan, 1981 -
Rick51 20 Apr, 1980 Lead
Mark Kemball 17 Jun, 1979 Solo
duncan ?Jun, 1979 Solo O/S
Hidden 12 Nov, 1977 Lead
mikej 1 Apr, 1973 Solo
with Geoff Williams
with Geoff Williams
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Mid E2
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High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
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Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
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Votes cast 56
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