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Ticklists: Connoisseur's Classic Rock, Classic Rock Climbs of Great Britain by Bill Birkett, MIA logbook must haves!.

Hidden ??/2016 -
Matthew Ferrier 16/Jun/15 AltLd O/S
amccann 16/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

Ran the first 2 together, then the last 70m as one pitch, started moving together on the last section as it was close to sunset and we wanted to get a move on.

Teappleby 16/Jun/15 AltLd

Superb. Just total class, brilliant mountain crag climbing in an amazing position.

benkelsey 16/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

did in three mega pitches starting at 7pm with a bit of simul to reach the top. middle pitch dirty and wet, should have done great bow. in Llanberis at dusk

Hidden ??/2015 AltLd
dashby 03/Sep/14 AltLd

It's definitely NOT just VS when wet and slimey.

with Dave Prime
cameron_hall 26/Jul/14 Lead O/S

I made a bit of a mess of Pitch 2, going too high to get on to the rib (and having to back down a bit), and then traversing too high to get to the next belay (making that the definite crux pitch). Great climbing, though! Just a pity the clouds came down when we were near the top, and we missed out on the fabled glorious view from the final arete.

trwolfe13 26/Jul/14 2nd

First multi-pitch. Slipped once on the fourth pitch because it was raining. Solid type 2 fun. Would do again.

caradoc 23/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Previously on 01 08 04. pitch 1 then Great Bow Combination this time. Pitch 1..

with Matt H.
Andrew Sloan 25/Jun/14 AltLd O/S

Got to the foot of the route to find I'd left my climbing shoes in the car! The route is soft for VS so managed to climb it ok in approach shoes. Did as 4 long pitches, I led 2nd and 4th; went too high on the traverse on pitch 2 and had to backtrack. Dry all the way up.

with Tony Ball
Hidden 25/Jun/14 AltLd
Andrew Lodge 21/Jun/14 AltLd O/S

Did it in 4 pitches to avoid the queue on Great Bow Combination, well worth doing, you can pick almost any line up the slab at a similar grade.

with Dave
Ally Baba 21/Jun/14 AltLd
with Gav Swinton
zukator 19/Jun/14 Lead rpt

An 'adventure day' - rode (and pushed!) bikes up the Llanberis Path (before 9.00 a.m.) and pedalled round to the crag. Did a slow but steady ascent of Great Slab and then a much faster descent back to Llanberis- brilliant! The route does not seem to be getting much traffic, and in places is much more grassy than it used to be. I thought the upper pitches were quite serious due to spaced protection.

martin c 30/May/14 AltLd O/S

With Rob. I led pitch 1 3 5 and 7 as we added our own pitch by going off route! Rob ended up with pitch 3 (our pitch 4) in the wet corner so climbed the slab to avoid the wet - a very bold lead -certainly not VS. Had whole of Cloggy to ourselves during a long and memorable day. Great first climb at Cloggy even had evening sunshine as we topped out.

Bob ??/2014 -
mike mo ??/2014 -
IanGilbertJones ??/2014 -
Allanfairfechan ??/2014 -
Hidden 21/Jul/13 2nd
Louis Hume 21/Jul/13 Lead

Followed a rope of 3 one of whom was inexperienced enough to be shouting 'pull slack', they sailed up ok so was a bit of a surprise to be kacking myself on the first pitch which was polished and sparse - great adventure after the initial traverse though.

DaveGarrity 19/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Mike led pitch 1, I took the lead on pitch 2 and got us horribly off route, felt more HVS than VS on the traverse (way too high up, way too little gear) across to the second belay. Still, a brilliant route and a definite learning experience for me.

Hidden 14/Jul/13 2nd
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead
SAF 09/Jul/13 2nd
with Mark
Steve Woollard 08/Jun/13 AltLd
with Padraig O'Caigh
Pero 25/May/13 AltLd
westong ??/2013 -
jcw ??/2013 -
Zoomer 09/Sep/12 AltLd

Good old school VS climbing, route finding tricky on pitch 2 and generally poorish gear throughout. Shout out to the dirty, scabby juan kerr who decided to shit on the 1st belay, rather than the cave below, good one dickhead!

Hidden 09/Sep/12 AltLd
Katherine Ross 02/Jun/12 AltLd O/S

I led P2 and P4 (did the last 3 pitches in 2). Accidentally did the HVS traverse across the slab on P2! In total we got lost 5 times on Saturday: Steve on P1, me on P2, Steve on P3, on the descent, and trying to find the main path again in the fog! Got back to Llanberis at about 11.30pm!

with Steve Shenton
Dafydd Llywelyn 27/May/12 AltLd O/S
Spongeclimber ?/May/12 2nd O/S
with adi bryant, lee godson
Hidden ??/2012 -
alan moore ??/2012 -

Sadly, a shabby ramble.

peterbeaumont ??/2012 -
Tony Kartawick ??/2012 -
Hidden 01/Oct/11 AltLd
paulharmer 30/Jul/11 2nd O/S

first VS multi pitch route at Cloggy and in the sunshine!! Bonus

with Sam Glas, Vernon Bayliss
Simonfarfaraway 03/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

with Ben. Fun route.

with Ben
Little B 03/Jul/11 AltLd O/S

I took p1,3,5. gear is fine while the climbing is harder.

with Simon
Hidden 02/Jul/11 AltLd
NickJH ?/Jul/11 AltLd
with LiamG
Anthony Dixon 04/Jun/11 Lead
Hidden 04/Jun/11 AltLd O/S
Hidden ??/2011 -
Luke Brooks ??/2011 -
JEP ??/2011 -
Neil Henson ??/2011 -
adie84 ??/2011 -
pasbury ??/2011 -
brockers 07/Sep/10 -
Richard Gilbert 04/Sep/10 AltLd O/S

I led p2,3 and 5. Pitches 1 and 3 were nice. Route finding awkward and lots of vegetation/ loose rock. Not sure why Cloggy has a "wilderness" reputation. Good exposure but hordes of people on the Snowdon path and three steam trains spoil the aspect. Not worth 3 stars.

with Danton Briggs, Jerry Ostrowski
Hidden 04/Sep/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 31/Aug/10 -
Hidden 26/Jun/10 AltLd O/S
erica 21/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

Ditched gear at top and walked to Snowden summit. Back to car at 11pm and still not completely dark. Great day.

with John
John Brayshaw 21/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

TT First climb on Cloggy. Initial traverse on pitch 1 felt hard from cold, but the groove was brilliant. Top 3 pitches ease down a lot, but were spiced up by the midges. Overall, a great experience. Celebrated by walking to top of Snowden.

with Erica
Hidden 05/Jun/10 AltLd dnf
Hidden 05/Jun/10 AltLd
Pippa 05/Jun/10 AltLd
with Jon
Lxaddison 02/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

Alternate Leads, myself leading the first, arguably hardest pitch, as pictured in the book The Villain.

with Paul Addison
Dave Rumney ?/Jun/10 -
with Tanya Milner
tedburt 31/May/10 AltLd O/S

Led P1,3,5

with Aaron Burdett
Hidden 24/May/10 Lead O/S
dickie01 23/May/10 AltLd O/S
with Julian King
Hidden 22/May/10 AltLd
adi bryant 26/Apr/10 Lead rpt

As good as i remembered it to be. Finished in the gathering gloom.

with Jake, Lee
Hidden ??/2010 -
zukator ??/2010 Lead
Hidden ??/2010 -
gritrash0 ??/2010 -
beci tointen ?/Jul/09 2nd O/S
with my uncle carl
CharlotteJelleyman 01/Jun/09 2nd O/S
with Herve Nuttall, Steve Franklin
Hidden 01/Jun/09 AltLd O/S
hervenuttall ?/Jun/09 AltLd O/S
with Steve
Hidden ?/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Peter Metcalfe 30/May/09 AltLd
with Simon Blyth
Conan 30/May/09 Lead O/S

Great climbs, shame about the queues. Couple of pairs at the front taking an age.

Hidden 30/May/09 2nd dog
steve prior ?/May/09 AltLd
with Andy C
Touchandgo 01/Jun/08 2nd
Hidden ?/Jun/08 AltLd
Mark Collins 31/May/08 AltLd O/S
with Neil Henson
Neil Henson 31/May/08 AltLd O/S

Lead pitches 2,3 and 5. What an adventure!!

with Mark Collins
A Downing 18/May/08 Lead O/S

Lead all pitches except last

with Ben Monkton
Hidden 12/May/08 AltLd O/S
Rob Greenwood - UKClimbing ??/2008 Solo O/S
hils theaker ?/Oct/07 2nd dnf

fell off.

JGW ?/Aug/07 AltLd O/S
with Matt Tilley
dicky79 ?/Jun/07 AltLd O/S
with Pete
chrishedgehog ?/Jun/07 AltLd
with Dave Musgrove
Sean Kelly ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Lead O/S
antpayne2003 ?/Aug/06 2nd

Pooed it

with Richard Measures
roberto18 26/Jul/06 AltLd O/S

Great climb, my first mountain route at the age of 16

with Chris Bridges, Dad (Mike Bridges)
mike bridges 22/Jul/06 AltLd O/S

Walked up the night before to the Tarn with Bivi gear with Kev & early morning start(although it took a bit to locate the climb`s start)I led pitch 1&4,Rob did pitch 2,Chris pitch 3&5.had to reverse down the groove from the belay on pitch 1 as the boys failed to retrieve my runner!Had to remind Chris to put at least 1 piece of gear in the top pitch!Kev&Martin did Great Wall & met us at the top.Walked up to Snowdon summit with gear still on harnesses watching the Snowdon fell race.Ran down racing the train until Rob went full tilt & decked it!Chris nearly died laughing.A memorable day!

with Christopher Bridges, Robert Bridges
Hidden 01/Jul/06 AltLd O/S
Sandy P ?/Jul/06 Lead
tonanf ?/Jul/06 TR
Hidden 10/Jun/06 AltLd
reg_measures 10/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with ant and andy
Hidden 04/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/06 AltLd O/S
gripped01 ?/Jun/06 AltLd
with Mark Catt, Jim Jarvis
dan gibson ??/2006 -
mike lawrence? ??/2006 -
Hidden 14/Oct/05 AltLd O/S
Paul-Michael 17/Sep/05 AltLd O/S
with Paul Nurse
James B ?/Aug/05 -
with Phil
Rachael Barlow 26/Jun/05 2nd
with Pete Robins
Hidden ??/2004 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2004 AltLd
Scotsken ?/Sep/03 -
with Si Ball
duncana 09/Aug/03 AltLd

Long climb, enjoyable. My second lead went a little off route until I ran out of rope!

with Pippa Archer
Hidden ?/Aug/03 AltLd O/S
Trobbo 23/Jul/03 AltLd O/S
with gary ??
ArnaudG 20/Jun/03 AltLd O/S
with Dunc
chris wyatt ??/2003 Lead O/S

Route finding waa interesting

with One of Jack's Girlfriends
Hidden 13/Sep/02 AltLd
Duncan I ?/Jul/02 -
with Chris Shorrock
Ann S 28/May/02 2nd

My first visit to Cloggy and led the easy top pitch.

with Bill Harrison
Hidden ??/2002 AltLd O/S
Mark Riley ?/Aug/01 AltLd
with Stuart Greenall
Bob M ?/Jun/01 AltLd

Had intended to try Great/Bow but gave up waiting at the end of a long queue for the crux of Bow. Upper section of Great a bit vegetated now.

with Jill Stevens
Hidden ?/Aug/00 Lead O/S
climberguy ??/2000 AltLd O/S
Darragh ?/Aug/99 -
with Rob
five ?/Aug/99 AltLd dnf
with TW
John Pickles 10/Jul/99 AltLd O/S
with John Short
Hidden 03/May/99 AltLd
Hidden ?/Jun/98 Lead
rachm2004 16/May/98 2nd
with Ian L
iskra2000 16/May/98 AltLd

Led 3 & 5

with John Dale
r0b 03/May/97 AltLd O/S

Very atmospheric as the cloud descended after the first pitch. Bit of an epic getting pack to the sacs too.

with Ian Huyton
Hidden ?/Apr/97 -
VisionSet ??/1997 Solo rpt
rob.grafton ??/1997 Lead
with tony howard, Matthew Bransby, Simon Wood
JonCork ?/Sep/96 AltLd

Damp conditions. Luckily didnt have to lead ackward, steep first pitch. Had all of crag to ourselves, real sense of achievement. Early start required in spring / Autuum.

BenTiffin ?/Sep/96 -
with Rob Scaife
craig h 22/Jul/96 AltLd O/S
with Janet Hannah
agagsgrot ?/Jul/96 2nd O/S
with Pete
GuyM ??/1996 -
Hidden 04/Aug/95 AltLd
Colin Edwards 29/Jul/95 Lead O/S
with Ben Tedstill
Hidden 25/Jun/95 Lead
Babika 06/May/95 Lead O/S

Queued for 2 hours on a hot day but well worth the wait. Brilliant

with Sean Toms
Tom Vivian 22/Jul/94 AltLd

Led pitch 1, 3 & 5

colin milton 30/May/94 AltLd
with eric milton
adi bryant 27/Jun/93 AltLd O/S
with Tim
Richard Weller 05/Jun/93 AltLd
with Robin Cowan
Hidden 28/Apr/93 Lead
Hidden ??/1992 Solo
sadams ?/Jul/90 Lead
with Andy Mitchell
RichardMc 15/Jul/89 AltLd
with Tony Scott, Dave Cooper
craig d ??/1989 -
Hidden ?/Oct/88 AltLd
Jules Lane ??/1987 AltLd dog
steveb2006 15/Nov/86 AltLd

Rock soaking-optimistically set off thinking it will dry higher up but it doesnt. We eventually arrive at the top - Character building! Mervyn and Gez also climbing sensibly abbed off.

with Max Rock
Tom V ??/1984 -
Paula Hamilton-Gibson ?/Jun/83 Solo O/S
Gezzer ??/1983 Lead
with Derek Shaw
Hidden ??/1983 AltLd
biggianthead ?/Sep/81 -
with M
Mark Kemball 01/Feb/81 AltLd
with Geoff Appleby
Chris Craggs ??/1980 Lead
Ken Taylor 10/Jul/79 AltLd
with Roger Wilson, Nigel Ward
charlesmfrench 11/Jun/79 Lead O/S

My first route on Cloggy.

with Colin Shuttleworth, Martin Roberts
granitbahn ??/1978 AltLd
mikej 30/Jun/76 AltLd
with Dave Farrant
steve L 12/Apr/76 Lead O/S
with Steve Bonus
petemeads ??/1976 Lead
Hidden ??/1976 AltLd O/S
Nigel Bond 28/Jun/75 Lead
with Robert Lloydd
Nigel Bond 15/Jun/74 Lead
with Pete Dainty
Bolt Phobia 25/May/74 AltLd
Steve Woollard ??/1974 Lead
with Doug Adams
Martin Bennett 11/Sep/73 -
with Geordie Ord
RichardMc 26/Aug/73 AltLd
with Dave Langmead
sharpie ?/Apr/73 AltLd O/S
with Terry Bromsgrove
Hidden ??/1973 AltLd
rockofades ?/Aug/72 AltLd
with LB
Steve Clegg 20/Jul/72 AltLd
with Chris H
tapley 01/Jun/71 AltLd
with Dave Hearnshaw
pneame ??/1971 AltLd
lump'o'lead ??/1970 -
rogerskews ??/1970 AltLd
with Dane Atkins
Hidden ??/1970 AltLd
Gordon Stainforth 24/May/69 AltLd

Wet. Showers.

with John Stainforth
Hidden 10/Jun/67 Lead
uphillnow 21/Sep/63 2nd

My first route on Cloggy. Chris Boulton led the whole route I think, and Les Boulton was also in the team (with arm in plaster). Since done the route on many occasions

oldmanofmow 01/Aug/62 Lead

Dry and sunny easier than last time

oldmanofmow 14/Oct/60 AltLd

Pete Williams NSMC. Only 1st pitch tricky because it was greasy but corner pitch also a bit wet. (Pete led)

eroica64 ??/0000 AltLd

Dave Woodman from Llanberis Pass caravan we used was in the party too.

with Mick Coffey
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