38m, 2 pitches. 1 Up the cleft to the overhang then swing out right on good holds to a ledge;
2 Trend right to a spike on the arete. Continue up the wall above.

FER Cannings, A Strapcans, SK Berry 18/Apr/1976

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Sut 5 Sep AltLd O/S
Hidden 1 Sep 2nd O/S
AliHammond 23 Aug AltLd
Hidden 23 Aug AltLd
Dave Cundy ?? -
GeorgiePorgie1 7 Sep, 2018 AltLd O/S Led pitch 1. Lovely route!
with Jim Broomhead
Led pitch 1. Lovely route!
with Jim Broomhead
jimbonfire 7 Sep, 2018 AltLd O/S Led 2nd pitch, awesome positions & lovely climbing. definitely 3 stars!!
with Georgio
Led 2nd pitch, awesome positions & lovely climbing. definitely 3 stars!!
with Georgio
DavidOrrego 30 Aug, 2018 2nd
Hidden 29 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
Emma Charters 11 Aug, 2018 Lead
Hidden 11 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S
ian d f ?Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
NinaR 8 Sep, 2017 AltLd O/S Led pitch 1 which had an exciting move. Maia was very brave on the run out arete in the pouring rain, "F**k you Lundy!" Hilarious day.
with Maia
Led pitch 1 which had an exciting move. Maia was very brave on the run out arete in the pouring rain, "F**k you Lundy!" Hilarious day.
with Maia
Maia 8 Sep, 2017 AltLd O/S led pitch 2 - thought I had enough time to finish before the rain made landfall. but just as I was standing up on the arete the rain came in. completed the run out slab section in the wet cursing all the way up, but a fine route anyway :)
with NinaR
led pitch 2 - thought I had enough time to finish before the rain made landfall. but just as I was standing up on the arete the rain came in. completed the run out slab section in the wet cursing all the way up, but a fine route anyway :)
with NinaR
BarbsMurray 5 Sep, 2017 2nd
pauldrew 5 Sep, 2017 Lead
with Sandra Cvetko, BarbsMurray
with Sandra Cvetko, BarbsMurray
pete johnson 5 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
papashango 5 Sep, 2017 2nd
Ghost 30 Aug, 2017 AltLd
lizbarilepage 30 Aug, 2017 Lead
with Clarke Boulter
with Clarke Boulter
danieleaston 17 Sep, 2016 AltLd O/S Led p1
Led p1
Steve Bartle 17 Sep, 2016 AltLd O/S I got P2, which felt quite bold...not as bold as the approach to Sunset Promontory though!
I got P2, which felt quite bold...not as bold as the approach to Sunset Promontory though!
Noah Near-Theholds 16 Sep, 2016 AltLd O/S wandered into new territory, maybe, on P2 with JimB
wandered into new territory, maybe, on P2 with JimB
Simon Caldwell 23 Aug, 2016 AltLd O/S I led pitch 2. A stunning route, one of the best I've done, with two excellent contrasting pitches.
with Lemming
I led pitch 2. A stunning route, one of the best I've done, with two excellent contrasting pitches.
with Lemming
Hidden 23 Aug, 2016 AltLd O/S
Richard Byrom 15 Aug, 2016 AltLd Lead the 1st pitch, 2nd pitch nice and exposed with not much to hang on to
Lead the 1st pitch, 2nd pitch nice and exposed with not much to hang on to
jvnichols 15 Aug, 2016 AltLd
reece.robinson 11 Sep, 2015 AltLd O/S
with Phil Wallam, Kevster
with Phil Wallam, Kevster
Hidden 11 Sep, 2015 AltLd
Kevster 11 Sep, 2015 2nd rpt
Hidden 4 Sep, 2015 AltLd O/S
garywalker147 4 Sep, 2015 AltLd O/S Big stretch and guidebook fell into sea! Elliot led first pitch and I led second. Varied climbing. great position on top pitch.
with Elliot
Big stretch and guidebook fell into sea! Elliot led first pitch and I led second. Varied climbing. great position on top pitch.
with Elliot
evhall 29 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S very gentle climb
with Tim Bray
very gentle climb
with Tim Bray
DerwentDiluted 17 Aug, 2015 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
with Nicola Pettit
timtimpeggy ?Aug, 2015 -
Lumbering Oaf 19 Sep, 2014 AltLd O/S An adventures just getting to the climb!
with Hoyes, Batt
An adventures just getting to the climb!
with Hoyes, Batt
Batt 19 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S Lovely position, horrid approach - be a pinnacle soon?!
Lovely position, horrid approach - be a pinnacle soon?!
Hoyes 19 Sep, 2014 AltLd O/S
alastairbegley 8 Sep, 2014 AltLd O/S Started at high tide on a hanging belay just above the sea. Went a bit wrong on P2 and ended up on a very bold traverse...
with twem
Started at high tide on a hanging belay just above the sea. Went a bit wrong on P2 and ended up on a very bold traverse...
with twem
Hidden 8 Sep, 2014 AltLd O/S
Hidden 22 Aug, 2014 -
Hidden 1 Aug, 2014 AltLd O/S
Stroppy 1 Aug, 2014 AltLd O/S This was a great route, good moves, good positions, good atmosphere!
This was a great route, good moves, good positions, good atmosphere!
Slick 23 Sep, 2013 AltLd P2 a little of route on to the E2 terrain but all part of a good days climbing...!
P2 a little of route on to the E2 terrain but all part of a good days climbing...!
Hidden 23 Sep, 2013 AltLd
illwizod 13 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
with Kevin Faux
with Kevin Faux
Kevster 13 Sep, 2013 2nd rpt
Hidden 3 Sep, 2013 AltLd
Hidden 29 Sep, 2012 2nd
Fred_Richard 28 Sep, 2012 AltLd dog big epic! 50m of prussiking up as rope got stuck on last abseil.then got completely off route on P2, took 2 falls inc a big one,traversed across right i don t know how/why?! then escaped to safety by aiding over some overhangs in a crack corner. then 30 m prussik backup again to retreive a jacket. big mess ...
with Pete, kat-lyle
big epic! 50m of prussiking up as rope got stuck on last abseil.then got completely off route on P2, took 2 falls inc a big one,traversed across right i don t know how/why?! then escaped to safety by aiding over some overhangs in a crack corner. then 30 m prussik backup again to retreive a jacket. big mess ...
with Pete, kat-lyle
Nick Russell 15 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S Started from the ledges at high tide. Almost ended up traversing right round the arete onto the adjacent E2 but reversed before falling into the sea
with Emily
Started from the ledges at high tide. Almost ended up traversing right round the arete onto the adjacent E2 but reversed before falling into the sea
with Emily
Hidden 22 Aug, 2012 -
Geoffers 22 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
with Lauren
with Lauren
Pete Wimbush 21 Aug, 2012 AltLd O/S I led the 1st pitch
with Chris Hindley
I led the 1st pitch
with Chris Hindley
rich_hw 21 Aug, 2012 AltLd O/S Pitch 1
Pitch 1
Jim Slater 21 Aug, 2012 AltLd O/S
with rich_hw
with rich_hw
Graeme Hammond 21 Aug, 2012 AltLd O/S Stunning route, the best VS on Lundy? Led pitch 1. Becky led the improbably bold top pitch in perfect style.
with David Brown, Becky E
Stunning route, the best VS on Lundy? Led pitch 1. Becky led the improbably bold top pitch in perfect style.
with David Brown, Becky E
Headjamm 21 Aug, 2012 2nd O/S
with Geoffers
with Geoffers
Becky E 21 Aug, 2012 AltLd O/S Led P2. Fabulous route with a bit of everything - brings a grin to your face!
with David Brown, Graeme Hammond
Led P2. Fabulous route with a bit of everything - brings a grin to your face!
with David Brown, Graeme Hammond
Hidden 14 Aug, 2012 AltLd
lithos 14 Aug, 2012 AltLd P2 i found getting onto the flake hard but maybe thats me, thin on gear on P2 but superb, Gets the morning sun as well.
with pebbles
P2 i found getting onto the flake hard but maybe thats me, thin on gear on P2 but superb, Gets the morning sun as well.
with pebbles
cymjt ??, 2012 -
Hidden 14 Sep, 2011 2nd rpt
Dan Lane 2 Sep, 2011 2nd O/S Superb and no need to do it in 2 pitches. Top slab/arete is stunning.
Superb and no need to do it in 2 pitches. Top slab/arete is stunning.
ashmellor 2 Sep, 2011 2nd O/S
Hidden 2 Sep, 2011 Lead O/S
Kevster 1 Sep, 2011 Lead rpt
Liam FLeming 25 Aug, 2011 Lead
with karen dalzell
with karen dalzell
HimTiggins 18 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tom Lambert
with Tom Lambert
reinschgm ??, 2011 2nd O/S
with Bennykr
with Bennykr
Bex_M 18 Sep, 2010 AltLd dog
with Ian
with Ian
John Brayshaw 12 Sep, 2010 AltLd rpt
with erica
with erica
erica 12 Sep, 2010 AltLd rpt Led 2nd pitch - great position and exposure, quite run out above the big flake. Great route.
Led 2nd pitch - great position and exposure, quite run out above the big flake. Great route.
Hidden 11 Sep, 2010 AltLd O/S
Bob M 11 Sep, 2010 Lead
benkelsey 9 Sep, 2010 AltLd O/S lead pitch two. 4b. lack of gear throughout the main bit of climbing but still very enjoyable. crimpy face climbing on the aret.
with remus
lead pitch two. 4b. lack of gear throughout the main bit of climbing but still very enjoyable. crimpy face climbing on the aret.
with remus
Hidden 9 Sep, 2010 AltLd
Hidden 9 Sep, 2010 AltLd O/S
Kevster ?Sep, 2010 AltLd
cayteye 31 Aug, 2010 AltLd O/S i led pitch two ph/kd
with Paul Highams
i led pitch two ph/kd
with Paul Highams
tradguy 31 Aug, 2010 AltLd O/S
with cayteye
with cayteye
Andrew Sloan 18 Sep, 2009 2nd O/S
with Steve Grove
with Steve Grove
victim of mathematics 13 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S P2 only. Excellent, exposed climbing, but probably neither 4b or VS.
P2 only. Excellent, exposed climbing, but probably neither 4b or VS.
crossdressingrodney 13 Aug, 2009 2nd O/S Fairly tame, although on sparse gear.
Fairly tame, although on sparse gear.
Frostie ?Aug, 2009 Lead rpt
with Andy Owen
with Andy Owen
jominator ??, 2009 -
jamie ward 11 Sep, 2008 AltLd O/S
with Chris Comrie
with Chris Comrie
Hidden 4 Sep, 2008 Lead dnf
Hidden ?Sep, 2008 Lead
duncan 30 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Steve Clegg 30 Aug, 2008 -
with Duncan C
with Duncan C
chrisallan ?Aug, 2008 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
Al Evans ??, 2008 -
timreynolds 23 Aug, 2007 2nd
with Dougie Allen, Tracy Elliott
with Dougie Allen, Tracy Elliott
Hidden 17 Aug, 2007 AltLd
Jayney D 8 Aug, 2007 AltLd
with Jo Smith and Jolene Sirrel
with Jo Smith and Jolene Sirrel
John Brayshaw 15 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
with erica
with erica
erica 15 Sep, 2006 2nd
Ben1983 7 Sep, 2006 AltLd O/S
Hidden 7 Sep, 2006 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?Sep, 2006 2nd
leon ?Sep, 2006 AltLd
with Lizard
with Lizard
ferdia 24 Sep, 2005 AltLd rpt
with ccliff
with ccliff
Neil Ireson 23 Sep, 2005 2nd
with Jane
with Jane
Piers Harley 19 Sep, 2005 AltLd
with Chris Grimble
with Chris Grimble
BALD EAGLE 17 Sep, 2005 Lead
with Jenny Smith
with Jenny Smith
Mike Hall 4 Sep, 2005 -
with Ken T
with Ken T
James B 1 Sep, 2005 Lead
Hidden 17 Aug, 2005 AltLd RP
shaun walby 16 Aug, 2005 AltLd O/S
with Phil West
with Phil West
Phil West 16 Aug, 2005 Lead rpt
with Shaun Walby
with Shaun Walby
Geoffers ?Aug, 2005 AltLd O/S
with Jeff, Bean, Simon, Tim
with Jeff, Bean, Simon, Tim
John Lisle ??, 2005 -
Hidden ??, 2005 Lead
Hidden ??, 2005 2nd O/S
Owen W-G 4 Sep, 2004 AltLd O/S
with Craven MC
with Craven MC
cem 17 Aug, 2004 Lead O/S
with Stewart
with Stewart
ferdia 29 Oct, 2003 2nd
with Liz Fortek, ccliff
with Liz Fortek, ccliff
Hidden 16 Sep, 2003 AltLd
GuyC 15 Sep, 2003 Lead rpt Tom left lead rope at the top when he abseiled. Its a long prussic back up!
with Tom Gill
Tom left lead rope at the top when he abseiled. Its a long prussic back up!
with Tom Gill
Hidden 8 Sep, 2003 AltLd O/S
Batty 7 Sep, 2003 AltLd O/S
Hidden 7 Sep, 2003 AltLd
GrahamHP ?Sep, 2003 Lead dnf Didn't feel right on the day, one to be finished
with Kevin Ellis
Didn't feel right on the day, one to be finished
with Kevin Ellis
lundyman 19 Aug, 2003 AltLd O/S Getting out to promontory takes time, stress & rope. Nice moves & positions on both pitches. I led p2.
with Simon Pelly
Getting out to promontory takes time, stress & rope. Nice moves & positions on both pitches. I led p2.
with Simon Pelly
Digger 10 Aug, 2003 2nd O/S
with James Latham
with James Latham
Hidden 8 Sep, 2002 AltLd
The Bad Cough 25 Aug, 2002 Lead O/S
with Christian Minett
with Christian Minett
tapley 15 Aug, 2002 Lead
with Alison Tapley
with Alison Tapley
Bob M ?Sep, 2001 -
with Jill Stevens
with Jill Stevens
Hidden 12 Aug, 2001 AltLd
Hidden ??, 2001 AltLd
Different Steve ?Aug, 2000 AltLd O/S Led P1
with Darren Lambert
Led P1
with Darren Lambert
Marti999 ??, 2000 Lead
Rock Fairy ??, 1999 2nd scary approach. Still wanna go back to lead....
with Carl
scary approach. Still wanna go back to lead....
with Carl
pneame 10 Sep, 1998 -
with Phil Bailey
with Phil Bailey
Hidden 8 Sep, 1998 2nd
colin milton 6 Sep, 1996 AltLd O/S
with eric milton
with eric milton
pauldrew ?Sep, 1996 2nd
Pete Nugent 18 Aug, 1996 -
with Fiona Stoddart, Pete Cosgrove
with Fiona Stoddart, Pete Cosgrove
Iain Thow 4 Aug, 1996 AltLd
with Mel Dyce, Gordon Scott
with Mel Dyce, Gordon Scott
GuyC 19 Aug, 1995 AltLd MMC meet
MMC meet
Hidden 13 Aug, 1995 AltLd
Phil West ?Aug, 1995 AltLd O/S I led 1st pitch.
with Steve Wild & jimmy Turner
I led 1st pitch.
with Steve Wild & jimmy Turner
Steve Lenartowicz ??, 1995 -
Dave Cundy 28 Aug, 1993 -
Martin Bennett 28 Aug, 1993 -
mattnuttall ?Sep, 1992 Lead O/S
with Jacko
with Jacko
ajtay ?Aug, 1992 -
with Colin Bostock Simon Parish Spanner
with Colin Bostock Simon Parish Spanner
Adrian Daniels 10 Aug, 1990 AltLd
Steve Webster 10 Aug, 1990 AltLd
Hidden 27 May, 1990 AltLd O/S
rogerskews 26 Sep, 1987 -
with Martin Coward
with Martin Coward
Hidden ?Sep, 1987 AltLd
RichardMc 8 Sep, 1986 Lead O/S
with Martin Breeze, Angel Vila
with Martin Breeze, Angel Vila
Tom V ?Aug, 1986 -
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