Cioch Slab Corner* D
[Tom abseiling down the line of Slab Corner, 3 kb]45m. The corner between the Cioch Slab and the Cioch, to the right of Arrow Route. Start at the highest point of the Cioch Slab, climb to the bottom of the Cioch, and follow the obvious corner.

Photo: Tom abseiling down the line of Slab Corner © bobpilgrem
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 145 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Sep/14

morsg - AltLd - 03/Sep/14 with Alan Rodger

alan.rodger - AltLd - 03/Sep/14 with gerhard mors

cpforbes - Lead O/S - 30/May/14 with Fraser McLelan

Hidden - 2nd - 27/May/14

We scrambled the first 10 metres which allowed me to belay on the Cioch.
Steve Waters, Mynydd - Lead - 27/May/14 with Mike Tempest

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/May/14

Solo TR on prussiks to free our jammed ab ropes!
Theeni - TR O/S - 20/May/14

Abseil down.
Shakti - 20/May/14

Used to reach Integrity
Big Lee - Lead O/S - 02/May/14 with Lawrence Dudley

Excellent climbing.
Jelly Mould Surfer - Lead - 14/Aug/13 with Joel Perkin

glenngordon - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/13 with Teresa Johnston

colin.morrison - Solo - 21/Jul/13 with Ewan

MALTEAZER - Lead - Jul/13 with J.VICKERY

Polished. Climbed with boots and rucksac.
dangmtb - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/13

Lawrie Brand - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Sarah Laing

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/13

Climbed as a quick way of getting onto the Cioch on our 'rest day'. Led P2, which was pretty run out near the top.
CathS - AltLd O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Dave Clark

xusa - 2nd O/S - 30/May/13 with Gareth Borthwick

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 29/May/13 with Erica

erica - Lead - 29/May/13 with John

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/May/13

Andy Moles - 2nd - 07/May/13 with Lou

Hidden - Lead - 05/Sep/12

Straight forwad pad to the top
jackse - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/12 with kenny

tompilgrem - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/12 with Dad

as a quick approach to Integrity
bobpilgrem - 2nd - 12/Jul/12 with Tom

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jun/12

Dave Wearing - 2nd - Jun/12 with Chrissy.

emlynroberts - AltLd - 28/May/12 with Nigel Milner

Speed climb, on my way to rescue a lady who was cragfast after going off route on collies route!
jack_eadie - Lead - 12/May/12

jack_eadie - Lead - 12/May/12

Ian Hinkins - Lead - 07/May/12 with Cath

With Harry Ellis and Gareth
xusa - 2nd - 23/Apr/12 with Gareth Borthwick

Hidden - Lead - 23/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 12/Apr/12

SarahMae - 31/Mar/12 with Neil

Murryabish - Lead rpt - Mar/12 with Angry Rog

adie84 - 2012

Callum Anderson - 2012

Hidden - 2012

easy route complicated by the wet which made the climb a bit frisky at times but the finish and having the cioch to ourselves was worth it
chrisdajenk - 2nd - 08/Sep/11

danimal88 - Lead - 06/Aug/11 with Mairi, marrianne

AllanT_87 - AltLd - 28/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd - 09/May/11

Shaw Brown - Lead - 09/May/11 with Judith Neaves

martinuk1001 - May/11

philgriffiths - Lead - 30/Apr/11 with Rich Payne

clint87 - Lead - 29/Apr/11

Seymore Butt - 2011

Hidden - 2011

claregardiner - Lead - 09/Oct/10

left gear in hut and only had a 30m guiding rope and a few nuts & crabs, not even any runners. A fantastic place to be!
Tom Vivian - AltLd - 24/Aug/10 with Ben Wray

easy diff up to the neck then on to the Cioch - amazing! Got ab ropes stuck on way down which added a few hours to the day!
MrRiley - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10 with Debbie Lee

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/10

Led Ron & Ryan up onto the Cioch. Ron was a client of Ryan's.
Ken Applegate - Lead - 23/Jul/10 with Ron, Ryan Glass

With two students
Rob Pitt - Lead - 18/Jul/10

JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/10 with Liam Ingram

Liam Ingram - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/10 with Jamie Sparkes

Hertha - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/10

TimHarwood - Jun/10

Ali H - Lead - 30/May/10 with Glyn

Still a lot of snow and ice on the slab
Nigel R Lewis - Solo - 12/May/10 with Rhys Jones

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/10

jev - AltLd O/S - May/10

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

jonka - Sep/09 with mark

mark sadler - Solo - Sep/09 with john

Hidden - Lead β - Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/09

ashvin - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/09

Pete23 - 2nd - Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/09

daviesp2 - Lead - 17/May/09

Wet, misty, but thoroughly enjoyable.
hugh2002 - AltLd O/S - 10/Sep/08 with Jonah

hils theaker - AltLd - 08/Sep/08 with Adam

Glenmore lodge - rock climbing on Skye trip. Continuation from Cioch Direct, Misty and raining but great fun.
simon geering - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/08 with Phil (Glenmore lodge)

defiantly harder in the wet! fun tho
adam06 - AltLd - 08/Sep/08 with Hilary Theaker

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/08

SimonBrown - Lead - 10/Jul/08 with Mark Pilling

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jul/08

MaccMark - AltLd - 09/Jul/08 with Simon Brown

Second ever climb, seemed exposed until later when on harts ledge and in-pin. Got the bug.
errrrm? - 2nd - 21/Jun/08 with gaz h

kdlauder - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/08 with Andy H

punj - AltLd - 31/May/08 with john meechan

david0811 - AltLd O/S - 18/May/08 with Mark Reid

barney_edin - Lead - May/08 with Nicole

Wow, good route and exposure, especially at diff!
Tom Last - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/08 with Chester and Caroline

crobinson - 2nd - Apr/08 with Tom Last

nige pacer - AltLd O/S - Apr/08

Hidden - Lead - 07/Oct/07

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Aug/07

Descent
Captain Solo - Solo - 16/Jun/07

Ross Barnes - Solo - 04/Jun/07

andyinglis - Solo - 04/Jun/07

Really easy first pitch, 'look no hands'!
vvanhinsbergh - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with Matt Whitfield

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/07

Dirk Wallis - 2nd - 28/Apr/07 with Chris Hill & Simon Pearce

Chris L Hill - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/07 with Dirk Wallis, Simon Pearce

timmy-ts - 2007

davidwright - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/06

Cioch (Skye). Unsure of route name
stokesrees - Solo - 22/Jun/06 with Joe Nunn

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jun/06

johnjb - 2nd O/S - 29/May/06 with Steve J

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/05

Started in the mist, cleared on the way up - brilliant. Fantastic climbing , good protection and position with exposed moves to get up onto the Cioch.
rambler_gary - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/05 with Chicks

Dave Toseland - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/04 with Huw

two pitches on the slab, one to the terrace. fine day and climb
andy hunter - 2nd - May/04 with Graemes w

Hidden - Solo - 2004

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 16/May/03 with Emmanuel, Jesse Bryant

Alastair MacSween - AltLd - 30/Dec/02 with Kevin Higgins

Hidden - Lead - 05/Oct/02

Hidden - Lead - 05/Oct/02

Wet. First ever climb. Thank god for gabbro.
thebat - AltLd O/S - Apr/01 with Gareth

Iain Thow - Solo - 06/Jul/00

John HW - Lead - May/00 with Liz D

seanyt - Lead - May/00

BRUCESTRAC - Lead - 2000 with various

Traditional style, big boots and rucksack, had waited many years to stand on top of the Cioch. fantastic, abbed back down the slab.
Fiskavaig - Lead - May/99 with Steve Bridg, Bob L, Paul R

Jacob Ram - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/99 with anthony aylett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1999

Tarquin - 2nd - 1997

Gordon Stainforth - 2nd - 12/Sep/93 with somebody

tev - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/93 with Didier, Alan Y

crater - Solo O/S - 25/May/92

Did in big boots after Cioch Direct. Got to top of climb at 9:30pm so had no time to visit Cioch itself. Abbed down the gully and got back to foot of Coire Lagan at sunset.
Ian Robertson - 2nd - May/92 with William Stead

colinthrelfall - 1990

colinthrelfall - 1990

jackse - 1990

gooberman-hill - Lead - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/86

Hidden - 1983

Hidden - 1983

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jul/81

Hidden - Lead - Aug/79

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/79

Mike C - Lead - 24/Jul/78 with Becca Thorpe

Hidden - 27/Aug/77

Derek Ryden - AltLd O/S - Jul/72 with Tim O'Flaherty, Chris Myerscough, Nick Bradley

Rog Wilko - Lead - Jun/71 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - 1970

David Smith - Solo - Aug/61

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