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19m.

Rockfax Description
Fine climbing, but it has become a bit unbalanced since losing a hold. The crux is now much harder than the rest of the climbing. © Rockfax

FA. Mike Robertson 17/Feb/1993

Ticklists

Portland, CC GUIDE (2008): Portland - 1-3 Star Classic & Hard Rock

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User Date Notes
AidanWebb 7 May, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Broken hold doesn't affect the climbing as much as the guide suggest, delicate footwork will get your through where brute force will leave you searching desperately.
 
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βeta: Broken hold doesn't affect the climbing as much as the guide suggest, delicate footwork will get your through where brute force will leave you searching desperately.
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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden ?? Lead
john1 27 Oct, 2019 Lead O/S
with Mike Hawkins
with Mike Hawkins
Hidden 25 Mar, 2019 Lead O/S
afterthesend 30 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
adamsriches 25 Mar, 2018 Lead RP Crux definitely a tricky reach.
with Elodie
Crux definitely a tricky reach.
with Elodie
samparsons 16 Mar, 2018 Lead RP Did not expect that move!
Did not expect that move!
Hughbery55 9 Feb, 2018 Lead O/S 30/05/95
with John
30/05/95
with John
brian watson 18 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
with Mike Hawkins
with Mike Hawkins
Solly K.D. 17 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
Sophie Nunn 10 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
with Neilaw
with Neilaw
Neilaw 10 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
Tall Gecko Hands 16 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S More homogenous than I thought it would be.
More homogenous than I thought it would be.
cdpuk 11 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S Nice crux sequence
Nice crux sequence
Hidden 8 May, 2016 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 1 Apr, 2016 Lead RP Very poor effort, flopping out in the cold!
with Eugetj
Very poor effort, flopping out in the cold!
with Eugetj
RFWilkie 4 May, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Apr, 2015 2nd
philhaigh 6 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
with Aarron Schofield, Tommyads, Ed Babs, Vicki Hau, Jane Weir, EddyYoung, nataliehaigh
with Aarron Schofield, Tommyads, Ed Babs, Vicki Hau, Jane Weir, EddyYoung, nataliehaigh
Hidden 22 Mar, 2015 2nd rpt
Hidden 27 Sep, 2014 Lead
Hidden 18 Apr, 2014 Lead rpt
Hidden 29 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2013 Lead
Hidden 1 Sep, 2012 -
Alex More 15 Jul, 2012 Lead
with sam ferguson
with sam ferguson
Hidden 15 Jul, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 13 May, 2012 TR O/S
afrosam 13 May, 2012 Lead O/S
clipskipper 3 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S Said to be cruxy, but clearly not if you're tall :-). Steady route and not so tough.
with Ed Babington
Said to be cruxy, but clearly not if you're tall :-). Steady route and not so tough.
with Ed Babington
Tom Heslam ? Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
Rosea Day ? Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
Luke Dawson 24 Feb, 2011 Lead O/S mike pulled of the big flowstone block by the clip after the crux i feel portland is starting to fall appart
mike pulled of the big flowstone block by the clip after the crux i feel portland is starting to fall appart
Hidden 20 Feb, 2011 Lead O/S
Tommy Harris 20 Feb, 2011 Lead RP Couldnt find hold on bulge so rested on clip... Came down and done route again clean... didnt think it was that hard for 6b+ just a little pumpy.
with phillip belcher
Couldnt find hold on bulge so rested on clip... Came down and done route again clean... didnt think it was that hard for 6b+ just a little pumpy.
with phillip belcher
Hidden ??, 2011 -
PeterDawson ??, 2011 TR O/S
Hidden 27 Nov, 2010 Lead O/S
Dan_Carroll 24 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
Caspian Johnson 24 Oct, 2010 Lead O/S
Ben Harper 13 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with gidmord
with gidmord
gidmord 13 Jun, 2010 Lead dog Fell at crux, rested, then get back on and finished.
Fell at crux, rested, then get back on and finished.
ursus77 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S A bit sharp and painful at the bottom
A bit sharp and painful at the bottom
JPGR 22 May, 2010 Lead O/S
Bulls Crack u ? May, 2010 Lead dnf
with Ian C
with Ian C
koalapie ? May, 2010 Lead RP
Cyan 10 Apr, 2010 Lead dnf Couldn't get crux reach
Couldn't get crux reach
Hidden 10 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
vertigo 7 Mar, 2010 Lead RP Tough crux, really nice though. Great tufa at the top.
Tough crux, really nice though. Great tufa at the top.
MarkRyder 7 Mar, 2010 Lead RP
with vertigo
with vertigo
trev_f 6 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
with Jon
with Jon
Ed Babs 6 Mar, 2010 Lead O/S
with Magnus
with Magnus
Hidden ??, 2010 Lead O/S
pete johnson ? Oct, 2009 -
with CMC
with CMC
Hidden 4 Jul, 2009 Lead RP
tobydunford 20 Jun, 2009 Lead rpt
with Harry Martin
with Harry Martin
thomb ? Feb, 2009 Lead O/S
with James
with James
Jane Weir ??, 2009 Lead
nealh ??, 2009 Lead
AlexD 12 Oct, 2008 Lead dog
Richard Horn 14 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
Hidden 15 Jun, 2008 Lead
Hidden 15 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
tobydunford 24 May, 2008 Lead rpt
feeko 7 May, 2008 Lead O/S
Graham Westbrook ? Apr, 2008 Lead O/S
La Mont ??, 2008 -
shoulders 20 May, 2007 Lead
Stephen Roberts 4 Apr, 2007 -
Hidden ? Apr, 2007 Lead O/S
Rob Kennard ??, 2007 -
Hidden ??, 2007 -
Hidden 3 Jun, 2006 Lead dog
Hidden ??, 2006 -
steve taylor u ??, 2006 Lead
Marti999 u ??, 2006 Lead
migs493 u 29 May, 2005 Lead β
Hidden 8 Nov, 2003 Lead β
just one more 15 Mar, 2003 Lead
with Svenn G
with Svenn G
Hidden 7 Dec, 2002 Lead RP
Hidden ??, 2002 Lead
AlexD 16 Apr, 2001 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Hidden ? Nov, 1999 Lead O/S
bruce ??, 1998 -
with Richard Bossons
with Richard Bossons
Nick Haine ??, 1997 -
Mike Roberts ? Aug, 1996 Lead O/S
with navy steve
with navy steve
Scott McRae 14 Jul, 1996 Lead O/S Before hold fell off. Was 6b
with Steve Lucas
Before hold fell off. Was 6b
with Steve Lucas
Hidden 17 Apr, 1995 Lead
Hidden 13 Apr, 1995 Lead
Neil McA u 8 Apr, 1995 Lead O/S
with Beak 2, Andy Perkins, Greg Cunningham
with Beak 2, Andy Perkins, Greg Cunningham
kristian ??, 1995 Lead O/S
Steve Crowe 17 Nov, 1994 Lead O/S
with karin
with karin
Nigel Coe ? Mar, 1993 2nd
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Voting
High 6c
Mid 6c
Low 6c
High 6b+
Mid 6b+
Low 6b+
High 6b
Mid 6b
Low 6b
Votes cast 20
Votes cast 18
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Not Set
Onsighted
Redpoint
Repeated
Dogged
DNF
Flashed (β)
Not Set
Route of Interest

Walking the King

Grade: 6b+ ***
(Coastguard South)