Rockfax Description
A great historic route that still regularly repels attempts. A desperate start (which has got harder over the years) using a poor pocket gains the groove and a knee-bar rest. Swing out right, then pull up and onto the technical slab to the lower-off. © Rockfax

FFA. Jerry Moffatt 1984. A free version of the The Prow Direct Start which was way ahead of its time in terms of difficulty. FA. Bob Dearman, M.White 1965..


Extreme Rock , Classic Hard Peak Limestone , Full of Myself - Johnny's Book namecheck , Rockfax Peak Limestone (2012) Top 50 , World Graded List , Peak Rock/15/The Dawn of Sport:A Bolt From the Blue , Peak limestone north graded list - sport , UK 8a and up , The best the UK has to offer for beasts (apart from the lakes cos its always wet) , Definitive *** Peak Lime , Ben and Jerry


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Love Amongst the Butterflies

Grade: 8b ***
(Chee Dale Lower)

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