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Rockfax Description
The prow by the brook is excellent. Start from the very back. Straight up from the start holds is Ol' Man River, f7C. © Rockfax

FA. Robin Mueller, Dawid Skoczylas

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Escaping Norfolk, Font-esque dans la PEAK, 20 boulders For 2017, The grit list, Peak Bouldering Eastern Grit Top 30, Peak choss, The Capitalist boulder's, All the boulders

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
evans859 u 26 May Sent dnf Close, but just can't do the left heel match to pinch the bottom of the block with my left hand.
Close, but just can't do the left heel match to pinch the bottom of the block with my left hand.
flatland_warrior 18 May -
will rivers 20 Mar Sent x
with Tom B
with Tom B
adamraymondwhite 13 Mar Sent x Couldn't save Luke from the stream. 3*'s easy
with Luke Debenham
Couldn't save Luke from the stream. 3*'s easy
with Luke Debenham
C coldwell-storry 4 Mar Sent x
with Ryan
with Ryan
tessbennett 6 Feb Sent x
TheGingerNinja 26 Jan -
Jonathan_Horton 25 Jan -
OKnowles 3 Jan Sent β
evans859 u 30 Dec, 2019 Sent dnf
Hidden 3 Dec, 2019 -
Jameshiskett 30 Nov, 2019 Sent
Hidden 10 Nov, 2019 Sent x
rossislegend 10 Nov, 2019 Sent dnf Broke my arsecrack on the pointy boulder beneath the crux. Will return. Three stars.
Broke my arsecrack on the pointy boulder beneath the crux. Will return. Three stars.
Hidden 30 Oct, 2019 Sent x
Sid Sherborne 23 Oct, 2019 Sent x
Owen Diba 12 Oct, 2019 Sent x Enjoyed watching Joe swing into the stream.
Enjoyed watching Joe swing into the stream.
Hugobristol 8 Oct, 2019 Sent x Cool climbing- revolves around some committing heel/heel toe cams. 7A+
with Isaac
Cool climbing- revolves around some committing heel/heel toe cams. 7A+
with Isaac
jaydoubleu 22 Aug, 2019 Sent x Triple team send!
Triple team send!
RyStor 22 Aug, 2019 Sent
Joe_Law 22 Aug, 2019 Sent O/S
with Ryan Storey, James Walker (climbing)
with Ryan Storey, James Walker (climbing)
Samuel Palmer 21 Aug, 2019 Sent x Lovely problem, lovely setting. 7A+ even for the short.
Lovely problem, lovely setting. 7A+ even for the short.
Droyd 21 Aug, 2019 Sent x
with Gritterati
with Gritterati
mop449 21 Aug, 2019 Sent x Great route, brilliant team effort. Too soft to be 7B imo
Great route, brilliant team effort. Too soft to be 7B imo
John_Beesley u 21 Aug, 2019 Sent x 2nd go. Should have flashed - aaagh! Amazing problem in a beautiful setting but surely not 7b compared to classics of the grade.
with mop449
2nd go. Should have flashed - aaagh! Amazing problem in a beautiful setting but surely not 7b compared to classics of the grade.
with mop449
AdamBrown 21 Apr, 2019 Sent x About 5 goes g/u, felt reasonable in the bank holiday heat. Just committing with the heel
About 5 goes g/u, felt reasonable in the bank holiday heat. Just committing with the heel
Hidden 6 Apr, 2019 Sent x
milneb u 22 Mar, 2019 Sent x
with Drue
with Drue
James rogers86 9 Jan, 2019 Sent x when i got to the boulder there was 3 hardcore climbing chicks that gave me lots of psych to send it took about 5 attempts to top conditions were perfect!
when i got to the boulder there was 3 hardcore climbing chicks that gave me lots of psych to send it took about 5 attempts to top conditions were perfect!
Jim pratt 17 Nov, 2018 Sent x At 6ft tall this felt like 7a+
At 6ft tall this felt like 7a+
Jonny Slarke 17 Nov, 2018 Sent
James Smith 2 Nov, 2018 Sent x Cool problem and worth seeking out. I would say 7B is pretty generous..
with hugo
Cool problem and worth seeking out. I would say 7B is pretty generous..
with hugo
Will Murphy 29 Oct, 2018 Sent
Andy Myers 29 Oct, 2018 Sent x
Wizzy u 28 Oct, 2018 Sent x 3rd go, a brilliant problem
3rd go, a brilliant problem
rparker 20 Oct, 2018 Sent x
robertmortonlloyd 20 Oct, 2018 Sent β
Jandwilson 18 Oct, 2018 Sent x
F.Wish 18 Oct, 2018 Sent β
Jwatson 18 Oct, 2018 Sent x
JHM u 21 Sep, 2018 Sent x
Lemington59 25 Aug, 2018 Sent x Not too conditions-dependent.
Not too conditions-dependent.
Hidden 21 Aug, 2018 Sent β
Andyjohnnymahon 26 May, 2018 Sent x Really excellent climbing and chuffed to this, 2nd at the grade
Really excellent climbing and chuffed to this, 2nd at the grade
Hidden 1 May, 2018 Sent x
Thomas Hirons 1 May, 2018 Sent x 2nd Go, very worthwhile doing
2nd Go, very worthwhile doing
oxocube ? Apr, 2018 Sent x
TravisDean u 25 Mar, 2018 Sent x
Hidden 25 Feb, 2018 Sent β
Jonathan Bean 25 Feb, 2018 Sent Second go, really should have flashed! Great problem.
Second go, really should have flashed! Great problem.
whitehouse_rhys 15 Feb, 2018 Sent O/S Wicked! Extra bit of spice with no mats.
with hattie
Wicked! Extra bit of spice with no mats.
with hattie
Patrick Hill 9 Feb, 2018 Sent rpt
with oliver.ghill91, M Tracy
with oliver.ghill91, M Tracy
Jackwd u 30 Jan, 2018 Sent x Probably not that hard if you have long arms! Big stretch for me! Class though, get on it!
Probably not that hard if you have long arms! Big stretch for me! Class though, get on it!
Hidden 14 Jan, 2018 Sent dnf
Hidden 14 Jan, 2018 Sent dnf
mrteale 14 Jan, 2018 Sent x 2nd go. came close to the flash. Cracking problem but maybe about 6c for the tall!
2nd go. came close to the flash. Cracking problem but maybe about 6c for the tall!
Nick1812P 14 Jan, 2018 Sent x
Teappleby 14 Jan, 2018 Sent x The magic grit connies decended. Stuck like glue. Bit trickier for the short it seemed but just as good.
The magic grit connies decended. Stuck like glue. Bit trickier for the short it seemed but just as good.
Hidden ??, 2018 -
Hidden 1 Dec, 2017 Sent x
AshWH 29 Nov, 2017 Sent x
Elliot Shiel 29 Nov, 2017 Sent x Class climb, good setting and good holds. Committing move bumping the right hand up!!
with AshWH
Class climb, good setting and good holds. Committing move bumping the right hand up!!
with AshWH
bclifton 19 Nov, 2017 Sent x
Hidden 17 Nov, 2017 Sent
Keith Sharples 17 Nov, 2017 Sent Excellent bloc - improbable moves
Excellent bloc - improbable moves
Frankie_Tucker 29 Oct, 2017 Sent β send train. had to try really fucking hard for the flash.
with EdGS
send train. had to try really fucking hard for the flash.
with EdGS
EdGS 29 Oct, 2017 Sent β
with Marcus, Frankie Tucker, Matt Reid
with Marcus, Frankie Tucker, Matt Reid
TimG 29 Oct, 2017 Sent x
ADRodgers 28 Oct, 2017 Sent
with dood1
with dood1
dood1 28 Oct, 2017 Sent
Edd Aspbury 15 Oct, 2017 - Excellent. A curiously committing snatch from a pinch on the bottom of the nose to the good hold higher up, then just a casual reach to the top. Great problem, great spot.
Excellent. A curiously committing snatch from a pinch on the bottom of the nose to the good hold higher up, then just a casual reach to the top. Great problem, great spot.
firewill 15 Oct, 2017 Sent
kishanvekaria 8 Oct, 2017 Sent
with cjb1992
with cjb1992
cjb1992 8 Oct, 2017 Sent x First V8, though felt soft. Great line/location
with Sandy, kishanvekaria, e.kiu
First V8, though felt soft. Great line/location
with Sandy, kishanvekaria, e.kiu
ollyisaclimber 3 May, 2017 Sent x Really, really good!
Really, really good!
Hidden 13 Apr, 2017 Sent x
danjimwill 2 Apr, 2017 -
Hidden 25 Mar, 2017 Sent
dale__n 15 Mar, 2017 - Despatched pretty quickly
Despatched pretty quickly
ollysheffield 13 Mar, 2017 -
mark20 5 Feb, 2017 Sent x
Hidden 26 Jan, 2017 Sent O/S
JordanColquhoun 22 Jan, 2017 Sent x
oliver.ghill91 13 Jan, 2017 -
Patrick Hill 13 Jan, 2017 Sent x
with oliver.ghill91, Andy Reeves
with oliver.ghill91, Andy Reeves
Hidden 13 Jan, 2017 Sent x
JackRamsden7 ??, 2017 -
Hidden ??, 2017 -
JoeMills ??, 2017 Sent x
Hidden ??, 2017 -
Antony87 31 Dec, 2016 Sent x Sent quickly. Soft for 7a
Sent quickly. Soft for 7a
Andrew Jennings u 22 Dec, 2016 Sent
Simon_Letman 2 Dec, 2016 Sent x
AndrewJamesCherry 16 Nov, 2016 Sent x Felt unexpectedly good in the cold and dry, like most grit problems it's easier in great conditions.
Felt unexpectedly good in the cold and dry, like most grit problems it's easier in great conditions.
Angus Taylor 16 Nov, 2016 Sent x Primo conditions today, felt like hard 7A+/7B, but it also felt like velcro which helped.
Primo conditions today, felt like hard 7A+/7B, but it also felt like velcro which helped.
will smith11 3 Nov, 2016 Sent
with Jgresh
with Jgresh
Hidden 8 Oct, 2016 Sent x
Coops_13 8 Oct, 2016 Sent x Went after a LOT of goes, so psyched.
Went after a LOT of goes, so psyched.
ChrisCon1991 8 Oct, 2016 Sent x
BillyRidal 6 Oct, 2016 Sent β Easy if you're long, good though.
Easy if you're long, good though.
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing u 4 Oct, 2016 Sent Lovely problem up a great feature. Beautiful spot too. Clearly never 7b+, but what does that matter?
with Phil Gwyther, Duncan Campbell
Lovely problem up a great feature. Beautiful spot too. Clearly never 7b+, but what does that matter?
with Phil Gwyther, Duncan Campbell
DaveFidler 22 Jun, 2016 Sent x 2 goes or so
with TonyF
2 goes or so
with TonyF
Hidden 9 Apr, 2016 Sent x
Hidden 22 Mar, 2016 Sent x
malx 20 Mar, 2016 Sent x Second go, surely not 7b+? really nice though
Second go, surely not 7b+? really nice though
Ssebo 17 Mar, 2016 Sent
JamesAlexanderTurnbull 13 Feb, 2016 Sent x 5th go, cool boulder, cool setting
5th go, cool boulder, cool setting
liambriddon1991 10 Feb, 2016 Sent 4th go but should of flashed.. kept missing the top, undeniably good and a fantastic spot!
4th go but should of flashed.. kept missing the top, undeniably good and a fantastic spot!
Hidden 16 Jan, 2016 Sent
Hidden 16 Jan, 2016 Sent
ben.meakin 8 Nov, 2015 Sent β
crimpthengaston 3 Oct, 2015 Sent
Sam Lawson 23 Sep, 2015 Sent x
with Matt, Tom
with Matt, Tom
Don Jebus 16 Jul, 2015 Sent x Quickly worked out the moves and then sent first go. Soft for 7B+, but a great problem in a beautiful setting. Just a bit midgey this time of year...
Quickly worked out the moves and then sent first go. Soft for 7B+, but a great problem in a beautiful setting. Just a bit midgey this time of year...
jess bt 26 Apr, 2015 Sent came back to this boulder after a year of trying it the first time, figured the right hand bump and got it the first go. really great problem but soft for 7b+.
came back to this boulder after a year of trying it the first time, figured the right hand bump and got it the first go. really great problem but soft for 7b+.
Stevie.Toft 24 Apr, 2015 Sent
jiles 18 Apr, 2015 Sent
Beastly Squirrel 5 Apr, 2015 Sent β Awesome. Rarely do you get riverside grit.
Awesome. Rarely do you get riverside grit.
grey wolf 5 Apr, 2015 Sent β
Hidden 21 Feb, 2015 Sent x
eazyclimbing 17 Feb, 2015 Sent
with henry, hoppo, cliffrad
with henry, hoppo, cliffrad
DaveAGiles ??, 2015 Sent x
with nicolat
with nicolat
Hidden 20 Oct, 2014 Sent β
Neil Amos 19 Oct, 2014 -
siwid 4 May, 2014 Sent x
Hidden 24 Apr, 2014 Sent x
Stevie.Toft 24 Apr, 2014 Sent
with JayK
with JayK
Hidden 29 Mar, 2014 Sent x
cliffrad 29 Mar, 2014 Sent
with eazy
with eazy
Harry Chaplin ??, 2014 -
westyb3 1 Dec, 2013 Sent β Great little night ascent of this. Al almost made it into the drink.
with Ben Norman, Cailean Harker, Alan Sarhan
Great little night ascent of this. Al almost made it into the drink.
with Ben Norman, Cailean Harker, Alan Sarhan
Chris_barr 10 Nov, 2013 Sent x
Hidden 22 Jul, 2013 Sent
Hidden 17 Apr, 2013 Sent
jonny north 29 Mar, 2013 - Quality problem! 7b
Quality problem! 7b
jake_haddock ??, 2013 Sent x Second go, should've flashed it! Not harder than 7b in my opinion but I am a lank..
with Callum Hegarty
Second go, should've flashed it! Not harder than 7b in my opinion but I am a lank..
with Callum Hegarty
Joe Lawson ??, 2013 Sent x Possibly the most picturesque setting in the Peak but a little too close the stream for my liking, great problem all the same!
Possibly the most picturesque setting in the Peak but a little too close the stream for my liking, great problem all the same!
al123 10 Nov, 2012 Sent Thuggy. Went left hand first to the nose and topped out above the river on the right. Hardish 7B or soft 7B+?
Thuggy. Went left hand first to the nose and topped out above the river on the right. Hardish 7B or soft 7B+?
nathanlee 15 Oct, 2012 Sent x Beautiful setting, nice moves, neo classic. 7b.
Beautiful setting, nice moves, neo classic. 7b.
gcarmichael 15 Oct, 2012 Sent x Quality, well fun!
Quality, well fun!
Hidden 23 Feb, 2012 Sent
highrepute 23 Feb, 2012 Sent
birdie1989 ? Feb, 2012 -
masonwoods101 14 Jan, 2012 Sent amazing route... loved every second! im short so felt hard hitting the pinch but after that felt steady...
amazing route... loved every second! im short so felt hard hitting the pinch but after that felt steady...
fp219 24 Nov, 2011 Sent
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Voting
High f7B+
Mid f7B+
Low f7B+
High f7B
Mid f7B
Low f7B
High f7A+
Mid f7A+
Low f7A+
Votes cast 42
Votes cast 39
Style of Ascent
Bouldered
Not Set
Redpoint
Flashed (β)
DNF
Onsighted
Repeated
Not Set
Route of Interest

Roller Bowler Currant

Grade: f7B ***
(Clifftop Boulder)