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Rockfax Description
Climb the bold slab to the cave and then muscle along the cracks in the roof trending left to a finish up the hanging arete. © Rockfax

FA. Gary Gibson 1980

Ticklists

Ron Fawcetts 100 extremes in a day

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User Date Notes
Neil Morbey 20 Feb, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Hard, pumpy, dangerous, difficult to put gear in, tough start. An awsome climb! Was the reason it wasnt given stars to stop the jugs snapping off, from overuse! E2 5c?
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βeta: Hard, pumpy, dangerous, difficult to put gear in, tough start. An awsome climb! Was the reason it wasnt given stars to stop the jugs snapping off, from overuse! E2 5c?
Simon Caldwell 3 Apr, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: The new Stanage guide calls this "Don't Bark, Bite"
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βeta: The new Stanage guide calls this "Don't Bark, Bite"
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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 16 Sep, 2019 Solo O/S
The Grist 11 Sep, 2016 Lead dnf Failed. Could not get through the roof. Could reach the hold(s) up high but really dirty and slippy. Backed off.
Failed. Could not get through the roof. Could reach the hold(s) up high but really dirty and slippy. Backed off.
Hidden ??, 2016 -
mrteale 7 Apr, 2015 Lead dnf
with MrBIond
with MrBIond
Gudge u 16 Jul, 2014 Lead dnf Did the initial slab ok & got to the good hold past overhang but then ran out of steam/ideas - seemed fairly tough for grade!
with cem
Did the initial slab ok & got to the good hold past overhang but then ran out of steam/ideas - seemed fairly tough for grade!
with cem
Dkoi 28 Jun, 2014 TR
with tom lewis
with tom lewis
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
gingerking 19 Oct, 2013 2nd
Hidden 19 Oct, 2013 Lead
Hidden 29 Sep, 2013 2nd O/S
Hidden 16 Apr, 2011 Lead dnf
Alex 74 16 Apr, 2011 2nd
with Ian c
with Ian c
mwatson ??, 2011 -
uphillnow ??, 2011 -
Hidden ? Dec, 2010 -
craig matheson ? Apr, 2007 Solo
Ben Bransby ? Nov, 2006 -
Schmiken ? Oct, 2004 Lead O/S
with Tom Andrew
with Tom Andrew
Hidden ? Aug, 2004 Solo O/S
Pythonist ??, 2004 2nd O/S
Boy ? Oct, 2000 -
accynez ??, 2000 Solo
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Hidden 9 Apr, 1995 Lead
steve taylor u ? Jun, 1991 Solo
with Steve Williams
with Steve Williams
Steve Lewis 19 Nov, 1983 Solo O/S
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Robert Brown

Grade: E3 5c ***
(High Tor)