UKH

46m.

Rockfax Description
A classic of the quarries, and a must for any wannabe Slatehead. There is a poor lonely wire above the hard climbing and an even worse sling. From the blast shelter through the base of the arete, mantel onto the roof and follow a line of juggy hand holds out right to gain the arete. Once on the arete, compose yourself and climb up to reach a heart-stoppingly airy high step. After this the climbing eases and the route switches to the opposite side of the arete. Finish up a short groove on the left side of the arete from a ledge near to the top. Trail a rope up to abseil off, although you will need two to reach the ground unless using a 70m. © Rockfax

Ticklists

Victim Of Mathematics' Ticklist of Extreme Justice, Dinorwig Essentials, North Wales Rock Graded List, Full of Myself - Johnny's Book namecheck, a State of Slate, UK Lonely Leads, Bangor BUMS Uni-Life Ticklist, AMC Uni Ticklist, Bold Slate routes, Caff's Cool E1s List, The best the UK has to offer for mere mortals (apart from the lakes cos its always wet), Hobo Unicorn Essentials, Extreme 2018, North Wales Super Summer Solo Ticklist, UK Holiday Plans, George's Ultimate Easy to Mid-Grade North Wales Trad Ticklist, Slate Mastery, Llanberis Slate *** Routes

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gtaylor997 1 Jun Show βeta
βeta: Ab can be done on a 50m rope by crossing to the bolts on top of Slabs 'R' Us and resetting.
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βeta: Ab can be done on a 50m rope by crossing to the bolts on top of Slabs 'R' Us and resetting.
Pete_Frost 9 Aug, 2020 Show βeta
βeta: There's more than one high step. The rock is as solid as most slate. The bad step on the walk-off looks frightening, but the holds are all there.
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βeta: There's more than one high step. The rock is as solid as most slate. The bad step on the walk-off looks frightening, but the holds are all there.

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Super Direct

Grade: E1 5b ***
(Dinas Mot)
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