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Rockfax Description
A decent route although it is run-out in places. Start from the triangular niche.
1) 5a, 42m. Head straight up the groove to a quartz break, and move left into a groove system. Follow this, trending left until level with the Lighthouse Arete roof. Move through the overlap onto a headwall and head diagonally right to an overlap. Make a committing series of moves up the final crack to easier terrain and a ledge on the arete and belay.
2) 4a, 30m. As for the rest of Lighthouse Arete P3. © Rockfax

Ticklists

North Wales Rock Graded List, North Wales 100 Classic Climbs, Bangor BUMS Uni-Life Ticklist, Glyn's North Wales mid-grade ticklist, George's Ultimate Easy to Mid-Grade North Wales Trad Ticklist, Target Routes 2019/2020, May Trip Target List, The Gogarth Rock Cat's Apprenticeship.

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THE.WALRUS 21 Sep, 2020 Show βeta
βeta: Tough crux - hidden side-pull
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βeta: Tough crux - hidden side-pull
Brimham55 19 Aug, 2020 Show βeta
βeta: Instead of belaying at the lighthouse arete final belay, do so on the large ledge before the 5a moves on the headwall.
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βeta: Instead of belaying at the lighthouse arete final belay, do so on the large ledge before the 5a moves on the headwall.

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Phagocyte

Grade: HVS 5b ***
(Gogarth North Stack and Main Cliff)
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