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Slab Cake* 4+

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27m. At the halfway break step left and follow the narrow slab. © ROCKFAX
FA. Michael Hunt, Jane Livingstone 1998
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This climb is in 114 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Hidden - TR O/S - 15/Mar/14

trish1968 - Lead dnf - 08/Mar/14 with Nick Bennett

Bit loose, but alright.
practicallypixie - TR - 2014 with Duncan

A few loose bits came away and had to be lobbed down. Bit disconcerting
Babika - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/13 with Stuart Aylott, Kiwi Pete

Hidden - Lead - 29/Sep/13

mrdigitaljedi - 2nd - 21/Sep/13 with stokienomad

First ever sport route and was quite filthy in places and bolts quite spaced.
stokienomad - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13 with Grace Jones, Chris Kent

grace jones - 2nd O/S - 21/Sep/13 with damon heath

In the dark, seemed a good idea at the time!
Andrew Lodge - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/13 with Tony, Steve

Tony Ryland - 06/Aug/13 with Andrew Lodge, Steve Barby

Dave Mason - TR O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Fiona MacDonald

Theeni - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/13

MaccMark - Lead - 03/Jul/13 with Chris Morrow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/13

Some loose bits and you need 60m rope.
Zoomer - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/13 with A Student

Derek Furze - Lead - 19/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/13

danieltuck - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Sarah

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13 with Henry Haworth

gazzij - 2013

georgenvk - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/12 with martina

kkris - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/12 with Tomek

LukeyG - Lead - 30/Sep/12

Prof. Outdoors - Lead - 28/Aug/12 with Lorna

Great fun, nice and high :)
gsavell - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Sarah Knight

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/12

Hidden - TR β - 01/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/May/12

AlexxelA - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/12 with Paul Deane

tex.ryan - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12 with Joe, jib jib

Lukem6 - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/12 with Dale

tsl42 - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/11 with Mike B

Bloke on a Rope - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/11 with Matt

This could do with a pair of hedge trimmers taking to it in places. Also wish I'd taken a brush up, very dirty and quite a distance between bolts in places.
Pike - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/11

Very dirty and loose. How has anyone given this a star?!
mattwilk - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/11 with Mike

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/11

musgravet - 2nd O/S - Aug/11

rogerdodge - TR - 24/Jul/11 with Ed

Felt very run out. At least 3m bettween bolts in places.
Paul1 - Lead - 26/Jun/11 with Cripsey

M0untainM0nkey - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/11

TraceyDizzyWade - TR β - 05/Jun/11 with Pete Warriner

enjoyable slabby climbing
OliBangbala - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/11 with Mathew Coburn

1poundSOCKS - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/11

Very easy to go off route (Also sketchy if you do)
Iron Face - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 28/May/11

Hidden - 21/May/11

The route is a bit grotty and its quite far between bolts.
Adam Law - Lead O/S - 14/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11

j.hubbard - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Dave Wheeler

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/11

Palindrome - 2nd - Apr/11

moorsy88 - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/11 with Steve Rees-Clark

wilkie14c - Lead O/S - 20/Jan/11 with Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson23 - 2nd O/S - 20/Jan/11 with Paul blanchard

dakter - 2011

M0untainM0nkey - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Nathan James

sbrowitt - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10 with Gareth Wood

dusty, not really worth the effort
hms - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/10

Jenny Seaborne - Lead β - 16/Aug/10

charley - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Steve Fletcher, Geoff

chumleywarner - TR O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Charley Fell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10

sam coward - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/10 with Helen

Anthony Allsopp - Lead O/S - 30/May/10 with Mark Darby, Sandy Holford

Sandy Holford - Lead O/S - 30/May/10 with Mark Darby, Anthony Allsopp

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/May/10

padski - Apr/10

Tom Jolly - 2010

nickcanute - Lead - 2010

Big Steve - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Karen

Panda - Lead - 22/Aug/09

Nice top half, but could do with some grass removal around mid height
Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/09 with Ade Kirk, Liz

IggyLiz - 2nd β - 19/Aug/09 with Chris

urbanmonkey - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Bea

CathS - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/09 with Dave Clark

nick ferro - 05/Jul/09

Lower-off is a few metres lower than what the book says.
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/09 with Ellie boylan

elephant0907 - TR O/S - 15/Apr/09 with Dan Lane

tomB - Lead - 13/Apr/09 with Juliette

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/08

climbingxcat - Lead - 27/Aug/08 with Brian

Hidden - Lead - Jul/08

staceyjg - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/08 with Chris Gardner

minaturechris - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/08 with Stacey

Waah!
gingerkate - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/08 with I

kitch22 - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/08 with Bhavesh Ramji

JohnHutch - Lead - 05/Jun/08 with L

Hidden - May/08

Hidden - Lead - 20/Mar/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

gonzo_ls9 - 2008

thefuturesmiles - Lead O/S - 2008

kitkat78 - 2nd - 17/Nov/07 with SteveM

SteveM - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/07 with Kat & Sam

tontopink - Lead - 03/Sep/07

jrk2673 - Lead - 03/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/07

rob wmc - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/06 with Pete

Hidden - TR - 18/Nov/06

c_s_hawkins - Lead - 15/Sep/06 with Loz

Rebecca Buckenham - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/06 with Andre

lithos - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/06 with cef arch

D Berry - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/06 with Claire Berry

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 11/May/06 with Nicola Pettit

howlingbaboon - Lead - May/06 with Wid

Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 21/Jan/06 with Andy Winter

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/05

Stone Muppet - 2005

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
jlb2474, syv_k, Hidden, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 53
hard 50 of 30
50 of 30
easy 510 of 30
hard 4+15 of 30
4+5 of 30
easy 4+0 of 30
hard 40 of 30
40 of 30
easy 40 of 30
3 Stars0 of 23
2 Stars1 of 23
1 Star13 of 23
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Style of ascent

Lead88 of 114 (77.2%)
Followed7 of 114 (6.1%)
Toproped9 of 114 (7.9%)
Unknown10 of 114 (8.8%)

'Climbed'36 of 114 (31.6%)
clean O/S73 of 114 (64.0%)
clean β4 of 114 (3.5%)
dnf1 of 114 (0.9%)