14m.

Rockfax Description
From Inaccessible Crack, step left above the roof and climb to the break. Finish up the precarious right-trending scoop. © Rockfax

FA. Steve Bancroft 1984

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

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Ropeboy 31 Mar, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: This route is okay till the top move which feels bold. Take a good look at it from the top and spot your finishing holds. Requires trust in your footwork.
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βeta: This route is okay till the top move which feels bold. Take a good look at it from the top and spot your finishing holds. Requires trust in your footwork.
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CharlieMack 3 Oct 2nd O/S Long move near the top. Only just got it!
with Mark Leicester, Phil Baker
Long move near the top. Only just got it!
with Mark Leicester, Phil Baker
Graeme Hammond 15 Aug Lead RP
Hidden 15 Aug TR O/S
Hidden 13 Aug Lead rpt
Nick1812P 21 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
with Tophe
with Tophe
janegallwey 30 Sep, 2018 TR
Hidden 30 Sep, 2018 TR
cmars89 29 Sep, 2018 TR O/S
LaAnnaPurna ?Aug, 2018 Lead dnf
Lukaszkucharski 26 May, 2018 TR rpt
Hidden 22 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
robert-hutton 10 Aug, 2017 -
Ben Bransby 7 Jun, 2017 Solo rope solo
rope solo
Wayne S 10 May, 2017 2nd E4 in Stanage Definitive Guide
E4 in Stanage Definitive Guide
Coel Hellier 10 May, 2017 Lead
Alex Eperon 29 Dec, 2016 TR
with Felicity Eperon
with Felicity Eperon
MarkRoe 29 Dec, 2016 Lead β Climbed on Alex's gear after his lead. Clipped gear in the crack before the scoop as it would have felt stupid not too. I recon E2 with the runner. Good fun.
Climbed on Alex's gear after his lead. Clipped gear in the crack before the scoop as it would have felt stupid not too. I recon E2 with the runner. Good fun.
Hidden 2 Nov, 2016 2nd
Gambit 1 Sep, 2016 Lead β Had plenty of beta and used the runners in the crack as they looked on route to me. Moves felt OK on a warm early September day
Had plenty of beta and used the runners in the crack as they looked on route to me. Moves felt OK on a warm early September day
Hidden 1 Aug, 2016 2nd
Andrew Barker 1 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S Scary.
with Chris M
Scary.
with Chris M
will rivers 7 Jul, 2016 2nd
Tom Pillow 7 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S scary this one! bit of dithering at the top thinking i was about to fall then topped out. Just stand up! ;)
with Will Rivers
scary this one! bit of dithering at the top thinking i was about to fall then topped out. Just stand up! ;)
with Will Rivers
sparkass 16 May, 2015 Lead O/S Not a good warm up, huge run out, harrowing!
with Rob Lovatt
Not a good warm up, huge run out, harrowing!
with Rob Lovatt
JEP 26 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
cem 28 Oct, 2014 2nd A good one to second: relatively straightforward climbing but very bold.
with Gudge
A good one to second: relatively straightforward climbing but very bold.
with Gudge
Gudge 28 Oct, 2014 Lead β Better conditions today. No side runners - final ones (good cams) in obvious horizontal break. Took me a while to commit to crux but went fine once I did - what's new eh?!
with cem
Better conditions today. No side runners - final ones (good cams) in obvious horizontal break. Took me a while to commit to crux but went fine once I did - what's new eh?!
with cem
Gudge 17 Oct, 2014 Lead dnf Backed off as top slab moist - finished up Inaccessible Crack.
with Lenny
Backed off as top slab moist - finished up Inaccessible Crack.
with Lenny
rurp 2 Sep, 2014 TR O/S Artificial silly start. Top scoop nice
Artificial silly start. Top scoop nice
Hidden 4 Aug, 2014 -
WillDoyle 18 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Albachoss ??, 2014 TR β
with Andrea
with Andrea
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
hirving 8 Dec, 2013 TR dog very windy. had to pull on rope when fell to get to get back to position.
very windy. had to pull on rope when fell to get to get back to position.
Hidden 8 Dec, 2013 TR
JRae 17 Oct, 2012 2nd
with liam
with liam
Hidden 17 Oct, 2012 Lead O/S
Kim M 26 Aug, 2012 2nd O/S
with Nige M
with Nige M
Hidden 8 Aug, 2012 TR
Somerset swede basher 12 May, 2012 Lead O/S
with Rob
with Rob
pudding 1 May, 2011 Lead O/S had to tighten my boots mid route to do the crux! definatley only E3
with john phethean
had to tighten my boots mid route to do the crux! definatley only E3
with john phethean
CJEFF 2 Oct, 2010 Lead RP First E4. Seconded one year before. Cold, dark and couldn't feel toes. Committing and exciting moves at the top.
with Skippy
First E4. Seconded one year before. Cold, dark and couldn't feel toes. Committing and exciting moves at the top.
with Skippy
hamish2016 26 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
with chris burn
with chris burn
Hidden 12 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 12 Sep, 2010 2nd dog
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 3 Jul, 2010 Lead rpt
with slim
with slim
Rowansb 28 May, 2010 Lead O/S pretty easy for E4, really enjoyable climbing
with Ewan
pretty easy for E4, really enjoyable climbing
with Ewan
Pete Graham 13 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
with benjied
with benjied
Hidden 13 Oct, 2009 2nd O/S
Brown 19 Aug, 2009 Lead rpt Previously 2nded jul 2008
Previously 2nded jul 2008
Hidden 8 Jul, 2009 -
Hidden ?Jun, 2009 TR O/S
Hidden 10 May, 2009 2nd
Hidden ?May, 2009 TR dog
w.pettet-smith ?Mar, 2009 Lead dnf took a big whipper from the top after going too far right for beauticien but too far left for impossible slab. dawdled and slipped. ended up aboy a metre off the deck. scary stuff!
with sporty simon
took a big whipper from the top after going too far right for beauticien but too far left for impossible slab. dawdled and slipped. ended up aboy a metre off the deck. scary stuff!
with sporty simon
tuftynick ?Jan, 2009 Lead O/S
with sam chin
with sam chin
Luke Brooks 30 Nov, 2008 Lead O/S With a side runner on the left.
With a side runner on the left.
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
Hidden 27 Aug, 2007 Lead O/S
Joe Dove 9 May, 2007 TR
with kev
with kev
Hidden 2 Jun, 2006 TR
UndercoverElephant ??, 2006 Lead O/S Obvious choice after impossible slab, just a shade trickier.
with S
Obvious choice after impossible slab, just a shade trickier.
with S
fizzy_elephant 9 Nov, 2005 2nd
with stu
with stu
dannyboy83 ?Oct, 2005 2nd O/S
Si dH 4 Jun, 2005 2nd O/S
with Dave Westlake
with Dave Westlake
Ropeboy 3 Nov, 2003 Lead
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 31 Mar, 2003 2nd O/S
Hidden 17 Sep, 2000 Lead O/S
skygodley 7 May, 2000 Lead RP
Jon Read ?Aug, 1999 Lead O/S
Neil McA 21 Jun, 1999 Lead O/S
with Elaine Bull
with Elaine Bull
Hidden 20 Jun, 1999 Lead O/S
Roget 13 Oct, 1996 Lead O/S With a runer on the left.
with jon
With a runer on the left.
with jon
cragspud ?Oct, 1996 2nd O/S
Hidden 2 May, 1994 TR
David Slater ?May, 1994 Lead Was E4 and felt about right.
with Andrew Simon
Was E4 and felt about right.
with Andrew Simon
Hidden 2 Sep, 1993 Lead rpt
Hidden 15 Aug, 1993 Lead
Hidden 13 Aug, 1993 TR
Hidden ??, 1993 Lead O/S
Rob Davies ?Sep, 1991 TR
Hidden 21 Aug, 1991 Lead
Hidden 4 Jul, 1991 2nd β
Hidden 31 Jul, 1990 TR
goi.ashmore 20 Mar, 1988 Lead O/S Nothing like E4. Easy E3 tops.
with Dave Forster
Nothing like E4. Easy E3 tops.
with Dave Forster
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