UKC

18m.

Rockfax Description
The wide and steep zigzag fissure is much better than it looks. Climb direct, or cop out and swing into the crack from the right, and climb the crack steeply, usually passing an in-situ nest. © Rockfax

FA. Arthur Birtwhistle 1950.

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List , Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors) , Wired Peak District Grit Graded List

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Andy Reeve 24 May Show βeta
βeta: Currently home to a kestrel (as of 20/05/2022). Leave until later in the year
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βeta: Currently home to a kestrel (as of 20/05/2022). Leave until later in the year
meanderthal 27 Feb, 2021 Show βeta
βeta: Cleaned lower section today. Excellent 3D climbing!
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βeta: Cleaned lower section today. Excellent 3D climbing!
Jon Stewart 6 Sep, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Swing in from the right? Climb it direct, great layback moves up the flake on the left then crawl into the cave...(which is full of bird shit, but that's why you came to kinder). still VS, and not a cop-out.
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βeta: Swing in from the right? Climb it direct, great layback moves up the flake on the left then crawl into the cave...(which is full of bird shit, but that's why you came to kinder). still VS, and not a cop-out.

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Ellis's Eliminate

Grade: VS 4c ***
(Stanage Popular)

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