UKH

20m.

Rockfax Description
A good route. Thin cracks lead to the break, then trend left. The direct finish is E3 5c. © Rockfax

FA. H.Griffiths, M.Harber, G.Lewis 01/Jun/1985.

Ticklists

Best slab climbs of the UK, 2021

Feedback

User Date Notes
JoeGross 2 Aug, 2020 Show βeta
βeta: There is now only 1x belay stake at the left hand end of the Main Wall (used to access Sinecure and Metamorphosis)
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: There is now only 1x belay stake at the left hand end of the Main Wall (used to access Sinecure and Metamorphosis)
Fiend 10 Apr, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: A nice, fair route up one of the better lines on this wall. Could do with a direct finish!
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: A nice, fair route up one of the better lines on this wall. Could do with a direct finish!
Furzy Sleight 7 Apr, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: good route
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: good route
Alun 14 Sep, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: The lower crack is mostly pleasant fingerlocking, while the top half is back to your typical C-y-B edging. Take two ropes to avoid rope drag on the traverse, and RPs to protect the crux.
βeta?
Show beta
βeta: The lower crack is mostly pleasant fingerlocking, while the top half is back to your typical C-y-B edging. Take two ropes to avoid rope drag on the traverse, and RPs to protect the crux.

Logged Ascents

341 users have logged this
28 users have this on their wishlist

Please Login to view more details on the logged ascents

Voting
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
Votes cast 44
High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 46
Votes cast 43
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Soloed
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Flashed (β)
Dogged
Not Set
Route of Interest

The Strait Gate

Grade: E1 5b ***
(Mother Carey's Kitchen)
Loading Notifications...