Gaia | E8 Trad climb at Black Rocks

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/black_rocks_derbyshire-97/gaia-19979

A classic Johnny Dawes test piece. A hard move gains entry to the groove where easier (but scarier!) climbing awaits before a terrifying finale.


Media

Jean-minh Trin-Thieu
Added at 18:02 on 21 February 2021
Jean-minh Trin-Thieu
Added at 18:02 on 21 February 2021
George Ulrich
Added at 08:02 on 21 February 2021

Ascents

8 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Johnny Dawes Lead (Worked)
Jean-minh Trin-Thieu Lead (Did not finish) 25 Oct 1997

The iconic opening scene from Hard Grit.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kK7DfNZLK9E

https://www.facebook.com/rockarchivist/photos/a.115413049915581/115415916581961

Katy Whittaker Lead (Worked) 03 Nov 2013
Dave Mason Lead (Flash) 28 Nov 2013 (approx)
Caroline Ciavaldini Lead (Worked) 24 Dec 2020

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2020/12/hard_grit_repeats_by_james_pearson_and_caroline_ciavaldini-72675

Ryan Pasquill Lead (Flash)

https://ukbouldering.com/board/index.php/topic,10607.msg427524.html#msg427524

George Ulrich Lead (Did not finish)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRmEukG-ouQ

Mark Rankine Lead (Ground up)