Loading Notifications...
22m.

Rockfax Description
A direct on Congo Corner with good rests between the hard moves and low in the grade. Climb Congo Corner to where it heads off left. Then go through the bulges, on creaky flakes, to where a swing left allows you to join Congo Corner again just below its upper crux. Finish up this. © Rockfax

FA. Chris Craggs 1974.

Ticklists

ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 50, ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Stanage Routes BMC Graded List, 29 Routes, 87 Stars, 1 E Point each, Work Hard, Play Hard, Ultimate E1 ticklist, Tick List for 2015/2016, Caff's Cool E1s List, 2016 Targets, Top 20 ticked Stanage starred E1s, The best the UK has to offer for mere mortals (apart from the lakes cos its always wet), Rockfax Eastern Grit (2015) Top 50, 3 Star Stanage, Definitive *** Peak Grit, Extreme 2018, Stanage Popular, Definitive Eastern Grit top 50- 2001, 2006 and 2015 editions, Post-Covid19 Eastern Grit Targets., Peak District Grit Graded List, Peak District Grit (2020) *** List, Eastern Grit Trip: The Best Of The Proposed Crags.

Feedback

User Date Notes
tomwhite91 27 Jul Show βeta
βeta: Great moves on the big flakes, safe as houses getting to the flat break, save big gear for here!
 
Show beta
βeta: Great moves on the big flakes, safe as houses getting to the flat break, save big gear for here!
Matt17 29 May, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Been putting off for too long. Really good but probably hard hvs. All the hardest moves are on Congo corner bits...
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: Been putting off for too long. Really good but probably hard hvs. All the hardest moves are on Congo corner bits...
Pythonist 7 Jul, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: Good route! Sloth + a bit (sort of). Definitely not sustained, but does get exciting at the mantel after the swing left. I got really bored after that... Is there a route that steps right around the bulge? That line looks more obvious, but perhaps harder...
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: Good route! Sloth + a bit (sort of). Definitely not sustained, but does get exciting at the mantel after the swing left. I got really bored after that... Is there a route that steps right around the bulge? That line looks more obvious, but perhaps harder...
pdhu 6 Apr, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Sustained? You can sit down on the ledge under the roof and psyche up for the moves through the overhangs! But don't leave it too long...
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: Sustained? You can sit down on the ledge under the roof and psyche up for the moves through the overhangs! But don't leave it too long...
Furzy Sleight 5 Oct, 2003 Show βeta
βeta: The Definative E0?
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: The Definative E0?

Logged Ascents

1105 users have logged this
240 users have this on their wishlist

Please Login to view more details on the logged ascents

Voting
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
Votes cast 176
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 166
Votes cast 152
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
Soloed
Toproped
Alt Leads
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Dogged
Flashed (β)
DNF
Redpoint
Ground Up
Not Set
Route of Interest

The Traverse

Grade: E1 5c ***
(Wildcat)