Graded List of Routes

The following list contains 500 of the best routes on Dorset. Each route is shown as high in the grade (red), average, or low in the grade (green), based on thousands of votes by Rockfax users.
Routes without a clear consensus on the grade are listed with the (!) symbol.
E5
***  Wall of the Worlds Boulder Ruckle (!)
***  Polaris Blackers Hole (!)
E4
***  Mother Africa Boulder Ruckle
**  Vikings Guillemot Ledge (!)
***   Barracuda Boulder Ruckle (!)
***   Warlord Guillemot Ledge
**   Singing Winds Boulder Ruckle (!)
***  Freeborn Man Fisherman's Ledge
E3
***  Soul Sacrifice Boulder Ruckle
***  Facedancin' Guillemot Ledge (!)
***   Mickey Mouse Boulder Ruckle
**   Philatus Subluminal
**   Marmolata Buttress Boulder Ruckle (!)
***   Fathoms Fisherman's Ledge
***  Ocean Boulevard Boulder Ruckle
*  Poetry in Motion Subluminal (!)
E2
***  Ximenes Boulder Ruckle
***  Buccaneer Boulder Ruckle
**  Squid Fisherman's Ledge (!)
**   Ray of Sunshine Subluminal (!)
**   Test Department Fisherman's Ledge (!)
**   Grandma's Groove Subluminal
***   Gypsy Boulder Ruckle
**   Vortices Boulder Ruckle (!)
**   Oceanid Guillemot Ledge
*   Nassty Spider Boulder Ruckle (!)
***   Tudor Rose Guillemot Ledge
**   The Tool Boulder Ruckle (!)
**   The Peccary Subluminal (!)
***   The Conger Fisherman's Ledge
***  Mars Subluminal
E1
**  Sapphire Guillemot Ledge
**  Strongbow Boulder Ruckle
**  Bon Firé Fisherman's Ledge (!)
**  Yellow Wall Guillemot Ledge
**   Stroof Subluminal
**   October Lady Boulder Ruckle (!)
**   Sinbad Boulder Ruckle (!)
*   August Angie Guillemot Ledge (!)
*   Juggler Subluminal (!)
*   Graunchy Grippers Subluminal (!)
***   Elysium Boulder Ruckle
**   Billy Pigg Boulder Ruckle
*   Rattler Boulder Ruckle (!)
**  Eskimo Nell Cattle Troughs
***  The Spook Guillemot Ledge
*  Last Suitcase Before the Holocaust Blacknor Beach
HVS
**  The Golden Fleece Boulder Ruckle
*  Director's Groove Boulder Ruckle
**  Thunder Groove Boulder Ruckle
**   Strapiombo Guillemot Ledge
***   Jo Boulder Ruckle
***   Lightning Wall Boulder Ruckle
***   Behemoth Boulder Ruckle
**   Astrid Subluminal
*   Jasper Boulder Ruckle (!)
**   Ledgend Direct Guillemot Ledge (!)
**  Aventura Boulder Ruckle
***  Quality Street Cormorant Ledge
**  Troubled Waters Fisherman's Ledge
VS
***  Tatra Boulder Ruckle
*  Puffin Subluminal (!)
*  Grandpa's Grope Subluminal (!)
**  Isis Cattle Troughs
**  The Heidelberg Creature Boulder Ruckle
*  Botany Bay Subluminal
***  Freda Subluminal
***  Tensor II Guillemot Ledge
**   Sweet SA Boulder Ruckle (!)
*   Face Central Subluminal (!)
**   Silhouette Arete Boulder Ruckle
**   Old Faithful Boulder Ruckle
*   Spreadeagle Subluminal
**   Batt Crack Guillemot Ledge
*   Back Street Subluminal
**   Mellow Yellow Subluminal (!)
*   Face Away Subluminal (!)
**   Mistaken Identity Guillemot Ledge (!)
*   Zo Zo Guillemot Ledge (!)
*   Old Lag's Corner Cattle Troughs
**   Tobacco Road Blackers Hole (!)
*   Slip Road Subluminal
*  Bunney's Wall Cattle Troughs
**  Hangover Cattle Troughs
*  Pedestal Face Subluminal (!)
HS
**  Balcony Subluminal
*   Bottomless Buttress Boulder Ruckle
*   Thompson's Chimney Subluminal (!)
*   Ledgend Guillemot Ledge
*  Resurrection Cattle Troughs
S
*  Curving Crack Subluminal (!)
**  First Corner Subluminal
*  Bypass Subluminal
*  Gangway Subluminal
**  Second Corner Subluminal
*   Face Subluminal (!)
HVD
*  Double Chockstone Subluminal (!)
8a+
**  Freaky Ralph Blacknor North (!)
8a
**   Fighting Torque The Cuttings
***   The Breathing Method The Cuttings (!)
7c+
**  The Big Blue Lighthouse Area
**   Hurricane on a Millpond The Cuttings (!)
7c
**  Detonator Cheyne Cliff (!)
***  Illusions Cheyne Cliff (!)
***   Tennessee Coastguard South (!)
**   Shining Heart Coastguard North (!)
***  Keyboard Wall Battleship Edge (!)
***  Hall of Mirrors The Cuttings
**  Liquid Steel The Promenade (!)
**  Crucifix Kiss Blacknor Central (!)
7b+
**  Corinthian Spirit Blacknor Central (!)
**  Subyouth The Cuttings (!)
**  The Racing Line Battleship Back Cliff (!)
***  Infernal Din The Cuttings (!)
**  Sign of the Vulcan The Cuttings (!)
***   Zinc Oxide Mountain Battleship Back Cliff
***   Realm of Chaos Wallsend South (!)
**   Fat Chance Hotel Dancing Ledge (!)
***   Road Rage Cheyne Cliff
**   In on the Killtaker Blacknor Far South (!)
***  Colors Wallsend South (!)
7b
*  Imbolc Blacknor Central (!)
*  A Short Story About Power Dancing Ledge
*  Sparkling Bone Chamber Blacknor Far South
***  Avenging the Halsewell Winspit (!)
***  Want Out The Cuttings
***  Tessellations The Promenade (!)
***  Frazzled Wallsend North (!)
***  Genuflection Wallsend South (!)
*  Dumbfounded The Cuttings (!)
***   Twangy Pearl Blacknor Central
***   Sweet Smell of Success Wallsend North
**   The Fun Factory Battleship Back Cliff (!)
**   Spanner Eyes Blacknor North
**   It Can't be Denied Hedbury (!)
**   Ryme Intrinseca Blacknor Far South
**   Nihil Battleship Back Cliff
***   Ariane V Wallsend South (!)
**   Full Fathom Five Coastguard South (!)
**   The Mask Wallsend South (!)
***   Stay Golden Wallsend North (!)
*   Turn It On Lulworth (!)
*  Senseless Thing Blacknor Far South (!)
*  The Black Pig Blacknor South (!)
*  So Special Blacknor Far South
7a+
***  Pump Hitler Battleship Back Cliff
**  Damnation Game Winspit (!)
*  Today Forever Dancing Ledge (!)
**  Psychic EMF Battleship Back Cliff
**  Dreams Burn Down Battleship Back Cliff
*  UK Subs Blacknor Far South (!)
*  Dick Dastardly Winspit (!)
**  Ironhead Blacknor North (!)
*  Blowing the Gimp The Cuttings
**  Cybernetic Orchard Blacknor Central (!)
**  Bend Sinister The Cuttings (!)
**  The Bigger Piece Wallsend South (!)
**  The Singing Bush Blacknor Far South
**  The Mouth Waters The Cuttings
**   Humanoid Battleship Edge (!)
**   Bushwhacked Blacknor Far South (!)
**   Live by the Sword The Cuttings
*   Seven Year's Solitary Dancing Ledge (!)
**   Rocket from the Crypt Cheyne Cliff (!)
**   Psychosomatic Addict Blacknor South
**   Double or Quits Dancing Ledge
**   Barbed Wire Kisses Battleship Edge (!)
***   Victims of Fashion Battleship Edge
*   Whilst the Cat's Away Blacknor Central (!)
**   Crown of Thorns Blacknor Far South (!)
***   England's Dreaming Blacknor North
**   Kendo Nagasaki Blacknor Far South (!)
*   Where's Blue Hippo Blacknor North (!)
**   Appleturnoverload Blacknor North
***   Reverence Wallsend South (!)
**   Great Barrier Reef Blacknor Far South (!)
*  Mexican Wave Dancing Ledge
*  Silage Clamp Battleship Edge (!)
*  Screw the Roses, Send me the Thorns Blacknor Central
*  Mindmeld The Cuttings
**  Through the Barricades Blacknor Central
***  Sang Chaud Wallsend South (!)
7a
**  Coconut Milk Wallsend South (!)
**  1789 Wallsend South
**  Gallows' Gore Winspit (!)
*  Shiver Me Timbers The Cuttings (!)
**  Haute Cuisine The Cuttings
**  Mechanoids Blacknor Far South
**  The Holy Hand Grenade The Cuttings
***  Portland Heights Blacknor Central
**  Pining for Glossop Blacknor South
*  Reve d'un Corbeau Battleship Edge
**  Is Vic There? Blacknor North
*  Tipping the Scales The Cuttings (!)
*  Names is for Tombstones, Baby Dancing Ledge (!)
*  Project 'A' Battleship Back Cliff (!)
*  Tea Cakes Calling Wallsend South (!)
**  No me Comas el Coco Battleship Edge
**   Modern Nightmare The Cuttings
**   Loose Cannon Blacknor South
*   Fear of a Black Planet Dancing Ledge (!)
**   Acid Jazz Disco Wallsend North
*   Dirty Cow Blacknor South (!)
*   Exuberance Winspit
*   Onto the Ice Flow Blacknor North (!)
***   Superfly Guy Coastguard North
*   Strangled in Black The Promenade (!)
**   Peppercorn Rate Winspit (!)
*   The Vulcanites The Cuttings (!)
*   Mr. Gymnasia The Promenade (!)
*   Trance Dance Battleship Edge (!)
**   Sacred Angel Blacknor South
*   Cute Ass Blacknor South (!)
**   The Wonders of Wallkraft Dancing Ledge
***   Horny Lil' Devil Lulworth
*   Kamikaze Moped Blacknor South
**   Meltdown Blacknor North (!)
***   To Wish the Impossible Blacknor South
**   Wolfgang Forever Blacknor North
***   Medusa Falls Blacknor South
**  Vin Chaud Wallsend South
*  Hot From the Forge Blacknor North (!)
***  Winning at Rodeo Coastguard South (!)
**  Ancient Order of Freemarblers Winspit
**  Last Rose of Summer Blacknor Central
*  Bilboes Battleship Edge
*  Beer and Corruption Blacknor North (!)
*  The Accelerator Neddyfields
6c+
**  Haunted by a Million Screams Dancing Ledge (!)
**  Eight-Bar Blues Wallsend North
*  Idiot Joy Showland Dancing Ledge (!)
***  Red Rain Winspit
**  Julie Ocean Neddyfields
**  Streaky Wallsend North (!)
*  Cerebellum Blacknor Far South (!)
*  Come, Armageddon, Come Battleship Edge
**   Isle of Slingers Blacknor Central (!)
*   Toes Curl Blacknor North
*   Captain Pugwash Blacknor South (!)
***   The Cutting Edge The Cuttings
**   Defcon One Battleship Edge
***   Nothing but the Groove Coastguard North
*   Figgy Dropwise The Cuttings (!)
***   Turned to Stone Blacknor South
*   Fragile Mind Winspit (!)
*   Listing Badly Battleship Back Cliff
*   Serious Music Battleship Edge
**  Lost in Rock Coastguard North (!)
*  Pump Me Tenderly Winspit (!)
**  Scapa Flow Battleship Back Cliff (!)
6c+ cont
*  Bring on the Night Blacknor Central (!)
6c
*  Evening Falls Direct Battleship Edge
***  Downtown Julie Brown Blacknor North
**  The Unworthy The Cuttings
*  The Fabulous Bakery Boys Blacknor North (!)
**  Drowning on Dry Land Cheyne Cliff
*  Glue Crux Clan Hedbury (!)
**  Queen Anne's Men Winspit
*  If You Should Go Skating Blacknor Far South
**  Bermuda Triangle Coastguard South (!)
**  Always Have the Edge Battleship Back Cliff
**  Lefty Hoot 'n' Annie Wallsend North
**  Chrissy Winspit
**  Where Silence Has Lease Godnor (!)
*  Cliché Upon Cliché Blacknor Far South
*  Mousefolk The Cuttings
**   Nothing is Cool Blacknor Central
*   Babelicious Redhead Blacknor Central (!)
*   Into the Sun Blacknor Central (!)
**   Nobody's Hero Blacknor Far South
**   New Saladin The Cuttings
*   Nameless Neddyfields
**   Gorilla Tactics Winspit (!)
***   Judge Jeffreys Battleship Edge
**   House Nation Lulworth (!)
*   Fantasy Island Coastguard North (!)
**   Flowers on the Razor Wire The Cuttings (!)
*   Lugwiler's Dismal Itch Neddyfields
**   Protein Delta Strip Blacknor Central
*   I Love the Smell of Resin in the Morning Blacknor South (!)
**   Hangs Like a Dead Man Hedbury
**   Opposites Attract Wallsend South
**   Blue Faced Booby Wallsend South
**   Magical Mr. Mephistopheles Wallsend South
*  Steptoe and Son Blacknor Far South (!)
*  No Ifs, No Butts Blacknor South (!)
***  No Man is an Island Battleship Back Cliff (!)
**  Wind in the Riggin' Battleship Edge (!)
*  Dutch Courage Cheyne Cliff (!)
6b+
**  Harpies and Quines Godnor (!)
**  Weird Shit, Keep Drilling The Cuttings
***  Burning Skies Blacknor Central
*  Electrically-Injected Shed Head Battleship Back Cliff
***  The Jewel of the Isle Wallsend South
*  Skinhead Clash Dancing Ledge
*  Raise the Titanic Battleship Back Cliff
*  Don's Long Gone Hedbury (!)
*  President Elect Battleship Edge
**  Bum Droplets Blacknor South
**  Doolittle Wallsend South (!)
**  Driven Like the Snow Blacknor Central
*  Negative Creep Dancing Ledge
*  The Sound of One Hold Snapping Battleship Back Cliff
**  Titter Ye Not Mrs! The Promenade (!)
*  Hillman The Hunter The Cuttings (!)
**  Accordions Go Crazy Wallsend South
**   Born Again Dancing Ledge (!)
**   Bladerunner Wallsend North (!)
*   She's Going Down Battleship Back Cliff (!)
**   Reality Bites Blacknor Far South
**   Rambling Moses Weetabix and the Secona Park Seven Dancing Ledge
*   Relax Wallsend South
**   The Unknown Soldier Blacknor Far South
*   The Secret Garden Lost Valley (!)
*   21½ Weeks Blacknor Central
**   Return to Roissy Blacknor Central
***   Walking the King Coastguard South
*   Mindless Optimism Hedbury (!)
*   Seattle Be the Day Blacknor North
*   Skank Central Blacknor Central (!)
*   Where's My Washboard Blacknor Far South (!)
*   Choc Speedway Blacknor Central (!)
*   Roger the Cabin Boy Blacknor South (!)
**   Ausfahrt Blacknor Central
**   Slopin' and Hopin' Dancing Ledge (!)
*   Dudas sin nombres Blacknor Central
*   Peace in the Nineties Wallsend South (!)
***   Lord Stublock Deepvoid Breaks the Chain of Causation Blacknor Central
*   Mick Lovatt Stole My Trousers Wallsend South (!)
**   The Empire State Arete Wallsend South (!)
*   Jane Says Wallsend South (!)
***   Buoys Will Be Buoys Battleship Back Cliff
*  Hot Pants Explosion Blacknor South (!)
*  Ecosystem Neddyfields
**  Inch Perfect, Inchworm Battleship Edge
6b
**  Captain Lob Meets the Nipple Pincher Blacknor North
**  European Flavour The Cuttings
**  Retaining the Ashes Coastguard North
*  One for the Gipper Battleship Edge
**  Disobedience Contest The Cuttings
***  The Watchman Wallsend South
**  Flash Heart Direct Winspit (!)
**  Cut Throat Jake Blacknor South
*  Pathfinder Godnor (!)
*  Doughnuts and Duvets Blacknor North
*  Crack My Bitch Up Blacknor South
*  Of Mice and Men Hedbury (!)
**  Glamour Cat Wallsend South
**  Read the Small Print Blacknor Far South (!)
*  Insect Graveyard Winspit
*   Never Lose that Feeling Wallsend North (!)
**   Jumping the Gun Hedbury
*   The Bournemouth Flyer The Cuttings
**   The Truth is Out There Godnor
**   The Loneliness of the Long Distance Driller Blacknor Far South (!)
*   First Contact Neddyfields
*   Do You Like Our Owls? Blacknor North
**   Carlos Fandango Belay Blacknor Far South (!)
**   Kit Kat Blacknor Central
*   Trashcan Man Battleship Edge
**   No Place for Mambas Wallsend South (!)
*   Chappaquiddick Battleship Edge (!)
**   H'electric Boogaloo Coastguard South (!)
*   Rag 'n' Bone Man Blacknor Far South
*   Hang Onto Your Ego Battleship Back Cliff (!)
**   Toe the Line Blacknor South
**   Too Many Cooks Spoil the Broth The Cuttings
**   Another Notch in the Gun The Cuttings
*   Searing Tunnel of Re-injury Battleship Back Cliff (!)
*   Wedding Daze Godnor (!)
***   Trad Free World Wallsend South
**   Very Sleepy River Blacknor North
*   Evening Mistress The Cuttings
*   Any Old Time Winspit (!)
**   Wonderlust Neddyfields
*  Scoobydoobydoo Wallsend North (!)
6a+
*  Definitely Maybe The Cuttings
*  Factor 15 Godnor (!)
*  Lifeline Blacknor South
*  Think About It Winspit
**  The Man Who Never Found Himself Coastguard North (!)
**  Lazy Days and Summer Haze Battleship Edge
*  Wake Up, Time to Die Battleship Back Cliff
*  Training for Hubble Lost Valley (!)
*  Le Cranium Cassé Blacknor Beach
*  Ammonitemare Hedbury
*  The Treacle Factory Wallsend North
*  Chalk-hill Blue White Hole (!)
**  Moves for the Masses Hedbury
***  Stalker's Zone Wallsend South
**  Gaze of the Gorgon Blacknor Central
***  Reptile Smile Blacknor North
**   New York Dolls Coastguard South (!)
**   Unseen Ripples of the Pebble Winspit
**   Stone Mason Winspit
*   Aim High, Shoot Low Blacknor North
**   Evening Falls Battleship Edge
**   Punter's Way Blacknor Far South
*   Ideal World Dancing Ledge (!)
*   All Fall Down Dancing Ledge
*   Coming Unstuck Battleship Back Cliff (!)
**   Future Imperfect Godnor
***   Pregnant Pause Blacknor Central
*   Idiot Village Winspit (!)
**   Young at Heart Coastguard South
**   Consommé The Cuttings
*   Nothing's Shocking Neddyfields
*  Rusty the Red Neck Takes one for the Team The Cuttings
*  Ozark Mountain Daredevils Dancing Ledge (!)
**  Talk Blacknor South
6a
*  Popacatapetl Beeston Cliff (!)
*  Fifteen Minutes to Fame Beeston Cliff (!)
**  Go With the Flow Blacknor Central
*  Chicago Pipe Dreaming Dancing Ledge (!)
*  Screw You Hippy Wallsend North (!)
***  Xavier's Wall Coastguard South
*  Champagne Supernova Battleship Edge (!)
*  Grease Paint and Monkey Brains Blacknor North
**  Xavier Zoo Coastguard South (!)
**  Margaret on the Guillotine Battleship Edge
**  Cake Walk Blacknor North
*   Dreamscape Godnor
**   Pinch an Inch Battleship Edge
**   Never Drive a Car When You're Dead Battleship Edge
**   Meg's Got Leukaemia Blacknor North
*   Captain Klutz and the Sailors of Fortune Blacknor North
**   Coming of Age Coastguard South
**   Fear's Younger Brother Blacknor Far South
**   Mother's Milk Blacknor North
**   The Price of Silence Battleship Back Cliff
*   Nine Years Absence Winspit
*   Know What I Mean Pal Winspit
*   Cinema Paradiso Blacknor North
**   Two Fingers The Cuttings
*   Date with a Frog Dancing Ledge
*   The Pigskin Bus Pulls Into Tuna Town Cheyne Cliff
*   Andy Wallhole Battleship Edge (!)
***   Underage Coastguard South
*   Resin Devotion Winspit
**   Escape from the Dwaarfee Room Blacknor Far South
**  Monsoon Malabar Blacknor Central
*  Indian Summer Blacknor North
**  Shit Happens, Actually Blacknor Central
*  The Flail Trail The Promenade (!)
*  Gun Runner Coastguard North (!)
5c
*  New Age, New Style Hedbury (!)
*  Little Chef The Cuttings (!)
*  The Sod The Cuttings (!)
*  Inception Neddyfields
*  Wiggi and Mopoke's Excellent New Hilti Battleship Back Cliff
*  Borra Ring Dancing Ledge
**  Chalkie and the Hex 5 The Cuttings
*  The Ghost of Saturday Night Battleship Edge
*   Talking Smack Blacknor North
*   Tin Man Godnor (!)
*   John Craven's Willy Warmer Dancing Ledge
5b
*  So Naughty Winspit (!)
5a
*  Willem Godnor (!)
*  A Dream of White Porsches Battleship Back Cliff (!)
**  Jacob's Ladder Godnor (!)
*  Brace Yourself Sheila Neddyfields (!)
**   Mackerel Winspit (!)
*   It's My Life Blacknor South (!)
***   Slings Shot Blacknor North
*  Ben Godnor (!)
*  Moral Flexibility Hedbury
*  Diamond Geezer Blacknor Beach (!)
4c
*  Ocean Boulevard Neddyfields (!)
**  Best Destiny Blacknor Central (!)
*  The Bolt Factory Blacknor Beach (!)
*  Tethered by Gravity Hedbury (!)
*  Jasper Godnor
*  Wave Warrior Godnor
*  Jody Sunshine Godnor
*  The Great Hamburger Disaster The Cuttings (!)
*   Amazonia The Cuttings
4a
*  Desireless Blacknor Far South (!)
*  I'm Doing it Anyway Battleship Back Cliff (!)
*  Krakatoa Beeston Cliff (!)
**  Diamond Boulder Blacknor Beach (!)
*  Diamond Edge Blacknor Beach (!)
*  Tom's Patience Winspit
*  Vertical Thrill Blacknor Beach
3+
**  Tombstone Godnor
*  Mystical Gill Blacknor Beach (!)
3
***  Fallen Slab Blacknor Beach
***   Fallen Slab Arete Blacknor Beach
*   Sea View Hedbury
*   Etna Beeston Cliff
*   Suburban Dave Blacknor Beach
2+
*  My Little Buddha Blacknor Beach (!)
2
*  Another Contribution Hedbury (!)
f7C+
*  Guy Fawkes The Cuttings (!)
f7A
**  The Groove Neddyfields (!)
*  Phat Slapper The Cuttings (!)
f6B
***  Nu Breed The Cuttings (!)
f6A
*  The Arete The Cuttings (!)
f5+
***  Ripples Neddyfields (!)
f4
**  The Crack The Cuttings (!)
f3+
***  Fountain of Youth Neddyfields (!)