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Main Gully** 1

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Ticklists: Scrambles in Snowdonia - Steve Ashton.

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This climb is in 32 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

yelotango - Solo - Jun/14

Hidden - Solo - 31/May/14

Thoroughly enjoyed this route but yes, that chockstone required some thought! Left foot behind you on a small flake unlocked it but harder than any other grade one move I've done.
MarkDerby - Solo - 20/Apr/14

Mike.Kinge - 08/Dec/13 with Jilly, will, Charli, Elwyn

Hidden - Solo - 07/Dec/13

Iain Thow - Solo - 07/Nov/13

joedoherty - AltLd O/S - 02/Nov/13 with Micheal Dobinson

dobby 200 - AltLd O/S - 02/Nov/13 with Joe Doherty

BenRyle - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/13 with Andy McQue

after rainfall, roped for chockstone, dodgiest grade 1 move i've done
maxsmith - 19/Sep/13

Glad to read some of the comments here, chockstone step quite a challenge, thought the 1* would be ok, much more difficult than the other 1* I have done, its quite an exposed step as a solo, being spotted would have helped a little, but still a scary propect. Some exposed ledges / commiting scrambling further up too. Was very pleased to finish.
ianbowles - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/13

Hidden - 2013

Scramble in wet conditions.
Strachan - 13/Oct/12

robbraby - Solo - 05/Nov/11 with Steveo

never grade 1 atleast grade 3 for the chockstone move, felt more like Diff!. (when did you ever hear of a grade 1 scramble being winter III,4!!). Quite nice but not amazing.
CurlyStevo - Solo - Nov/11 with Rob

JBlackford97 - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/11

First time I did this one, I found the chockstone move very hard. Second time around, it was much easier as I found a much better way of doing it. Use the jugs on top to and smear up the small slab then make an exposed but easy step left to pass the chockstone. Maybe just about a Grade 2 move, certainly nothing more. There is plenty scope for making the upper part of the route more interesting if you take everything direct. A decent scramble.
Gerry_Doncaster - Solo - 23/Jul/11

Certainly not grade 1 and maybe even harder than grade 2. Chockstone was a steep learning curve - rucksack off then squirm up left [in hindsight chockstone nudges route into grade 3]
mysterion - 01/May/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 19/Mar/11

hepitt - 2nd - 30/Nov/10 with Dave Pearce

amthalmann - Solo O/S - 22/Aug/10

masmith - 19/Jun/10

marc1967 - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/10

chedder - Lead - 16/Aug/09 with andy woolston

lithos - Lead - Nov/08 with Pete Bradshaw, julie

size9hex - Solo O/S - Aug/08

dlr8984 - 02/Jun/07

JamesRoddie - Solo O/S - 2006 with Alex Roddie

Hidden - Solo - May/05

Zoomer - Solo - 23/Jun/03 with Ian Lyons

malky_c - Apr/97

angry pirate - AltLd - 1989

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Scramblemad, Tom Hecht

Total votes cast 18
hard 20 of 10
20 of 10
easy 28 of 10
hard 12 of 10
10 of 10
easy 10 of 10
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Style of ascent

Soloed17 of 32 (53.1%)
Lead2 of 32 (6.2%)
Followed2 of 32 (6.2%)
Alt Leads3 of 32 (9.4%)
Unknown8 of 32 (25.0%)

'Climbed'22 of 32 (68.8%)
clean O/S9 of 32 (28.1%)
clean rpt1 of 32 (3.1%)