Rockfax Description
Steep climbing with limited protection, followed by easier climbing with even less. All in a fine position on the right arete. Start at the ledge in the middle of the wall.
1) 5b, 34m. Climb to the arete then up a short wall to reach a ledge. Swing around the arete into a steep groove. Climb this to a peg stump. Make some blind moves left around the arete, easing quickly once on the front face. Go up to a small ledge. Climb a groove to belay on a pinnacle.
1a) 5c , 34m. Climb the face cracks 3m left of the arete then traverse right to the small ledge.
2) 4c, 25m. Go up the weakness to the ledge on the right side of the arete. Climb the wall right of the arete.
3) 4c, 37m. Climb to the top on the left-hand side of the arete. © Rockfax


North Wales Rock Graded List , The Gogarth Rock Cat's Apprenticeship.


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Red Wall

Grade: E2 5b ***
(Gogarth South Stack)

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