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Rockfax Description
The original line of this wall used to start up the tube... until it fell down! Traverse out across the slab passing a bolt before moving up and right to the rusty spike. From here, follow the groove up and left past a cam slot. A hard move past a bolt leads to easier climbing to the level above. Belay way back off a spike and bolt at the base of the wall. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
A curious route above the broken pipe which is fast becoming popular. It has a reputation for being bold in places. Having tethered your belayer down, make a delicate rising traverse rightwards across the slab, past a bolt, to the rusting chain (sling at top) and slanting crack. Climb this via another bolt to finish.

Ticklists

Dinorwig Essentials, North Wales Rock Graded List, Best slab climbs of the UK, a State of Slate, Bangor BUMS Uni-Life Ticklist, AMC Uni Ticklist, ULMC Classics, MUMC Ticklist, Bold Slate routes, The best the UK has to offer for mere mortals (apart from the lakes cos its always wet), Welsh Slate Trad, George's Ultimate Easy to Mid Grade North Wales Trad Ticklist, Slate Mastery

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jrobinson 17 Jul Show βeta
βeta: Large loose spike hold above last bolt
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βeta: Large loose spike hold above last bolt
Llosgi 14 Jan Show βeta
βeta: Good spike for belayer to attach too, while lead climbs up to first bolt. Once past chain and inside the crack, there is a blue cam stuck. good sustained climbing up to next bolt, careful top out with loose slate at top.
 
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βeta: Good spike for belayer to attach too, while lead climbs up to first bolt. Once past chain and inside the crack, there is a blue cam stuck. good sustained climbing up to next bolt, careful top out with loose slate at top.
FerClimbs 28 Aug, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: It would benefit from a bolt at the beginning. You basically solo until the first bolt around 5 metres from the beginning with pretty bad consequences for you and your belayer if you fall.
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βeta: It would benefit from a bolt at the beginning. You basically solo until the first bolt around 5 metres from the beginning with pretty bad consequences for you and your belayer if you fall.
AngusAnderson 4 Aug, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Only need 4 QD’s and no gear (2 bolts, chain, stuck cam)
 
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βeta: Only need 4 QD’s and no gear (2 bolts, chain, stuck cam)
Edshakey 27 Jul, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Cam is still there, only need draws
 
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βeta: Cam is still there, only need draws
iainJ 28 May, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Blue dragon stuck in the middle part of the crack
 
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βeta: Blue dragon stuck in the middle part of the crack
lithos 5 May, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: 2qds for bolts, 2 slings, 1 friend 3+qd
 
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βeta: 2qds for bolts, 2 slings, 1 friend 3+qd

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