Contributed by Pete Nugent Aug/10 - This public hilllist has been seen 57,508 times

A famous collection of great climbs from the 'Hard Rock' book by Ken Wilson (1974), covering routes from all over the UK. [NOTE: Deer Bield Buttress has fallen down but is retained for historical reasons. DBB is to be replaced by Totalitarian in the next edition]

A Dream of White Horses August 2013  © wildclimb1
A Dream of White Horses August 2013
© wildclimb1, Aug 2013

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User Percentage Latest Log
1st phardman 100% 6 May, 2012
1st Rich Mayfield 100% 19 Aug, 2007
1st Mark Stevenson 100% 21 Jul, 2019
2nd Nigel Bond 95% 3 Jul, 2018
3rd Chris Forrest 90% 8 Sep, 2023
4th uphillnow 88% 10 Jul, 2011
4th Hidden 88% 2016
4th Martin Bennett 88% 5 Jun, 2023
5th Flavio 86% 29 May, 2023
6th Hidden 83% 31 Oct, 2019

Map of routes in this ticklist

Least routes Most routes

Note: Only showing summits, scrambles, winter routes, and low grade climbs

Distribution of grades

Top 12 photos of this hilllist

Johnny Dawes strolling up White Slab on Cloggy, July 1990

White Slab
Johnny Dawes strolling up White Slab on Cloggy, July 1990
© Gordon Stainforth

Great wall top pitch

Great Wall
Great wall top pitch
© jethro kiernan

Cenotaph Corner

Cenotaph Corner
© Grahame N

The needle crack

The Needle
The needle crack
© andymoin

Descending the Old Man of Hoy

East Face Route (Original Route)
Descending the Old Man of Hoy
© Kirsty McGhie-Fraser

Top pitch of Great Wall as the sun sets on summer

Great Wall
Top pitch of Great Wall as the sun sets on summer
© jethro kiernan

Shibboleth silhouette

Shibboleth
Shibboleth silhouette
© Grahame N

Chris Jackson at the crux of Debauchery, High Tor

Debauchery
Chris Jackson at the crux of Debauchery, High Tor
© Gordon Stainforth

Day four in Fisherfield. Rafe on the crux traverse

Dragon
Day four in Fisherfield. Rafe on the crux traverse
© Samuel Wainwright

Rachel on the crux of Cenotaph Corner.

Cenotaph Corner
Rachel on the crux of Cenotaph Corner.
© jethro kiernan

Elder Crack - a big wide , Curbar crack!

Elder Crack
Elder Crack - a big wide , Curbar crack!
© Jessie leong

Unknown climbers tackling the crux.

South Ridge Direct
Unknown climbers tackling the crux.
© David Cooper


Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
SCOTLAND
Dragon E1 5b *** 127 105m • 4 Carnmore Crag
Gob HVS 4c *** 176 105m • 4 Carnmore Crag
The Needle E1 5b *** 570 260m Shelterstone Crag
King Rat E1 5c *** 158 ? Creag an Dubh-loch
Goliath HVS 5a ** 107 ? Creag an Dubh-loch
Swastika E2 6a ** 235 ? Beinn Trilleachan...
Shibboleth E2 5c *** 236 167m • 7 Buachaille Etive Mor
Raven's Gully (Summer) HVS *** 52 ? Buachaille Etive Mor
Carnivore E2 5c ** 86 160m Creag a'...
Yo Yo E1 5b *** 173 ? • 3 Aonach Dubh
Trapeze E1 5b ** 165 ? Aonach Dubh
Centurion HVS 5a *** 594 190m • 7 Ben Nevis
The Bat E2 5b *** 151 ? Ben Nevis
East Face Route (Original Route) E1 5b *** 809 130m • 5 (Old Man of) Hoy
The Great Prow HVS 5a * 89 85m • 5 Bla Bheinn
The Scoop E7 6b *** 18 205m • 8 Sròn Uladail...
South Ridge Direct VS 5a *** 753 ? • 13 Cir Mhor
THE LAKE DISTRICT
Central Buttress E1 5b *** 650 122m • 6 Scafell Crag
Gormenghast E1 5b *** 427 53m • 3 Heron Crag, Eskdale
Ichabod E2 5c *** 283 ? Scafell East...
Central Pillar E2 5b *** 438 ? • 6 Esk Buttress (Dow...
Engineer's Slabs VS 4c *** 442 60m • 2 Gable Crag
Praying Mantis E1 5b *** 558 ? • 4 Goat Crag,...
North Crag Eliminate E1 5b ** 435 ? Castle Rock of...
Extol E2 5c ** 106 ? Dove Crag (Dovedale)
Deer Bield Buttress E1 5a *** 96 ? Deer Bield Crag
Totalitarian E1 5c *** 322 ? • 4 Raven Crag,...
The Crack VS 4c *** 1206 ? Gimmer Crag
Kipling Groove HVS 5a *** 1212 ? Gimmer Crag
WALES
Mousetrap E2 5a *** 474 128m • 3 Gogarth South Stack
Gogarth E1 5b *** 1394 112m • 5 Gogarth North Stack...
The Big Groove E3 5c *** 364 105m • 3 Gogarth North Stack...
A Dream of White Horses HVS 4c *** 2963 ? • 4 Gogarth North Stack...
The Grooves E1 5b *** 769 116m • 3 Cyrn Las (Gyrn Las)
Diagonal HVS 5a *** 1540 78m • 4 Dinas Mot
Cenotaph Corner E1 5c *** 2122 ? Dinas Cromlech
Great - Bow Combination HVS 5a *** 661 ? Clogwyn Du'r...
Great Wall E4 6a *** 451 60m • 2 Clogwyn Du'r...
White Slab E2 5c *** 538 ? Clogwyn Du'r...
Slanting Slab E4 6a * 44 ? Clogwyn Du'r...
Vember E1 5b *** 340 ? Clogwyn Du'r...
Dwm E3 6a *** 119 ? Castell Cidwm
Vector E2 5c *** 1405 ? Craig Bwlch y Moch...
The Groove E1 5b *** 243 ? Llech Ddu (Black...
PEAK AND PENNINE
North West Girdle E1 5b *** 207 65m • 4 Almscliff
Kilnsey Main Overhang A2 *** 80 ? Kilnsey
Carnage E2 5b *** 297 42m • 2 Malham Cove
The Right Unconquerable HVS 5a *** 3622 16m Stanage Plantation
Elder Crack E2 5b *** 740 18m Curbar Edge
Suicide Wall HVS 5b *** 1460 30m • 2 Cratcliffe Tor
Debauchery E1 5b *** 1200 45m • 2 High Tor
Valkyrie HVS 5a *** 2484 20m • 2 Froggatt Edge
Chee Tor Girdle VS 5a *** 644 ? • 4 Chee Dale Lower
Sirplum E1 5b *** 614 50m • 2 Chee Dale Upper
Alcasan E2 5c *** 249 102m • 5 Stoney Middleton
THE SOUTH WEST
Malbogies HVS 5a *** 930 57m • 2 Avon Gorge (Main...
Coronation Street (WW) E1 5b *** 627 ? • 6 Cheddar Gorge South
Moonraker HVS 5a *** 685 76m • 3 Berry Head - The...
Bishop's Rib E1 5b *** 720 53m • 3 Chair Ladder
Suicide Wall E1 5c *** 1139 78m • 5 Bosigran
Bow Wall E2 5b *** 669 52m • 2 Bosigran
72 e, 173 stars 40,468 2,945m 174
Users who have completed the full list are:
Mark Stevenson, Rich Mayfield, phardman
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