Iskra*** 6b+
[Mark Hounslea on Iskra, The Gallery (F6b+). Provocatively labeled as the best 6b+ in the UK by one pundit., 2 kb]30m. Follow the groove and start breaking left to the 3rd bolt. Climb the rib and the leaning wall. Move right into a final corner and lean left to clip the lower off. Finishes at recently installed dual ring lower-offs (not visible until almost there).
C. Struthers, N. Siddiqui Aug/1999

Photo: Mark Hounslea on Iskra, The Gallery (F6b+). Provocatively labeled as the best 6b+ in the UK by one pundit. © rockcat
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This climb is in 21 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

mr mills - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/15 with Roger

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/Sep/15

Gregory - Lead β - 01/Aug/15 with paul christie

FreddieSmith - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/14 with Ed Geall

Wild! Surprisingly good rock
Glyn - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/14 with Amy

Steep and balancey with a strange urban exposed sea cliff feel! Whole experience with get in and out was quite an adventure.
Amy UT - 2nd dog - 16/Aug/14 with Glyn

Hidden - Lead dog - 09/Aug/14

A nice route through some intimidating territory for the grade. Climbed this badly and slowly and didn't enjoy it that much but I think that was just my state of mind rather than the route. Surprised I actually got to the top clean in the end - felt like I was moving upwards rather than climbing! Dougie had to tell me to go out left at the third bolt in the end because I just couldn't find the hold in my rubbish climbing frame of mind. Is loose and muddy getting off the ground, but that is short lived. There are a few loose bits around the first few bolts but they seem keyed in.
shed_hed - Lead β - 07/Aug/14 with TC, Dougie Swanson-Low

dswansonlow - Lead rpt - 07/Aug/14 with TC, Darren McMaster

Stefan_Morris - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/13 with Dougie, AndrewJamesCherry

dswansonlow - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/13 with Stephan Morris, Andrew Cherry

Phil Blue - Lead β - 2013

dan ely - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/11

Owain Llewelyn - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11 with Gareth E

More of a three star experience than a three start climb. Well worth doing and a must do for the N wales coast. Great positions and quite intimidating! it would be a solid three star classic if the rock was completely trustworthy but unfortunately it isn't.
Lee Proctor - Lead - 26/Aug/10 with Ashley Lewis

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/10

Absolutely superb, agree with goi. Absolute must do, totally worth the approach. DO IT.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/10 with Laura Perry, Mikey G, Herve

Class pitch, interesting features and climbs really well! Developing quite a reputation...
Mike Goldthorp - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/10 with alex mason, Herve

No, this is the best Fr6b+ in Britain. Absolutely awesome.
goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/10 with Mark Hounslea

hervenuttall - Lead O/S - Jun/10 with Mikey

This is probably the best sport route of its grade in N Wales
kevin stephens - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/09

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TraverseKing, Matadoors, AlexBush, maxamusdecamus, Owen W-G

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