Slab Arete* VD 4a
6m.

Rockfax Description
6m. The right-hand arete of the face is worthwhile. © ROCKFAX


FA details unknown, pre 1997.
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 377 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - Solo - 26/Aug/15

Hidden - Solo - 20/Aug/15

iskra2000 - Lead - 17/Aug/15 with Clare Downie

tommicass - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/15

freemanTom - Solo rpt - 12/Aug/15

freemanTom - Solo - 04/Aug/15

atom - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/15 with Lee Parker

Roget - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/15 with robin

Jethro - Solo - Jul/15 with Adam Lindley

first climb of route
Ozzyt109 - TR β - 15/Jun/15

after top roped
Ozzyt109 - Solo RP - 15/Jun/15

msimpson73 - TR - Jun/15

Pigpen - Solo - 25/May/15

Luke Jones - Solo - 16/May/15 with Aidan - LMC, Adrian - LMC

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/May/15

MikeDowsett - Lead - 11/May/15 with Dave Bankart

DaveB61 - Solo - 11/May/15 with Mike Dowsett

cpforbes - Solo O/S - 10/May/15

4a really? where? - its a slab with steps in!!
AndyRogers - Lead O/S - 08/May/15 with Katy

_sllab_ - 2nd - 07/May/15 with rachel

tommicass - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/15 with Alex Coulthard

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/15

Paul Figg - Solo - 14/Apr/15

tobyk - Solo O/S - 06/Mar/15

Whitters - Solo O/S - 20/Dec/14

Just warming up, :)
Henry Brett - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/14 with Rowan

Hidden - Lead - 30/Aug/14

freemanTom - Solo - 29/Jul/14

Lisa Stocks - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/14 with Gemma Sutherington

Calum Wadsworth - Solo O/S - 17/Jul/14 with Emma

tanssop - Lead rpt - 30/Jun/14 with Andy

freemanTom - Solo - 19/Jun/14 with Aaron YMC, Helen YMC, Jen YMC

jack_44 - Solo - Jun/14

mikestr555 - Lead - 31/May/14

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/14

phillipjohnson - 2nd - 21/May/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/May/14

Jono_LS16 - Solo O/S - 16/May/14

joem - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/14

jshields - Lead - 19/Apr/14 with Sarah Shields, Cameron Shields

Hidden - Solo - 18/Apr/14

Legionreturns - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/14

colin milton - Solo - 15/Apr/14

LauraC567 - TR - 05/Apr/14 with Mark Routledge

totwank - 2nd - 05/Apr/14

peterhubbard - Solo - 30/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo - 27/Mar/14

pblurton - 2nd O/S - 14/Mar/14 with Dave

mwat - Lead - 11/Mar/14

stewc - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14

stewc - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead - 09/Mar/14

alisonlea75 - 2nd - 09/Mar/14 with Stu

Lornajkelly - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with David Preston

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/14

petegunn - Solo - 22/Feb/14 with Davina

Anne Gumbley - Lead - 16/Feb/14 with Sandra Lee, Harry Middleton

Higher Primate - Solo rpt - 10/Nov/13 with Rich Coates, Ian Sutcliffe

sarah hawker - Lead rpt - 10/Nov/13 with bob

wnlwy - Lead - 10/Nov/13

ninaclose - TR - Nov/13

Andrew_ing - Solo - 14/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead - 27/Aug/13

AnnekaW - Lead - 25/Aug/13 with Darren

mikestr555 - Lead - 18/Aug/13

freemanTom - Solo - 13/Aug/13 with Amy Till

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead - 09/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Aug/13

no_more_scotch_eggs - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with iain

JoeDickens - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/13

Went up a couple of times before I committed to the top. That's why I think it's hard v diff. Very nice climb. Once I'd got it I did it several times to get the style right and train my head.
Pete Pozman - Solo O/S - 08/Jul/13

RalphC - Lead - 08/Jul/13 with Melissa, Mark, Rob, Caroline

Mickdenali - Lead O/S - Jul/13 with Sarah Walker

mky77 - 2nd - 27/May/13

Mrabey - Lead O/S - 27/May/13

bullybones - Sent - 26/May/13

55pete55 - Lead - 26/May/13

mikestr555 - Lead - 26/May/13

RossT - Solo - 25/May/13 with Andrew Edwards

Hidden - Solo - 23/May/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/May/13

daWalt - Lead O/S - 05/May/13 with Lisa

kato'sdad - Solo - 02/May/13

Callum's first VD
adamwesthead - 2nd rpt - 30/Apr/13 with Callum

My first VD lead!
callumbarrington - Lead - 30/Apr/13 with Amy, adam

robblowen - Solo rpt - 23/Apr/13 with Munch

munch88 - Solo rpt - 23/Apr/13 with rob

SPD224 - Lead - 14/Apr/13 with Rhiannon Lawrence-Francis, Kirsty Haynes

SPD224 - Lead - 14/Apr/13 with Rhiannon Lawrence-Francis, Kirsty Haynes

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Apr/13

DinoGator - Solo O/S - 13/Apr/13

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Apr/13

Jenni Myers - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/13

Commando - Lead O/S - Apr/13 with Sasha Taylor

Sasha_taylor - 2nd - Apr/13 with Hannah Godden

stev1e.wilso - Lead - 02/Mar/13 with Andy Hudson

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 02/Mar/13 with Phil

Phil Mercer - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/13 with John Brayshaw

Hidden - Lead - Mar/13

Very wet
Headbangerhenry93 - Sent O/S - 03/Jan/13

Hidden - 2013

Louis B - 2013

Bloke on a Rope - Solo O/S - 13/Oct/12 with Matt

BeckyPayne - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with Jim Gilligan

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Sep/12

RyanC - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/12

papashango - Solo - 05/Sep/12

yorkshiresherpa - Solo - 03/Sep/12

Ian Hinkins - Solo - 02/Sep/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/12

mikestr555 - Lead - 26/Aug/12

Really tough
Slacker - TR - 28/Jul/12 with Manny Grit Stone, Jo, Big Bro

Sparrowmonkey - TR - 28/Jul/12 with Slacker

Ander - TR - 28/Jul/12 with Slacker

Hidden - Solo - 26/Jul/12

rockman - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Tim Edwards

timcedwards - 2nd - 22/Jul/12 with Geoff Mee

a13x - Solo rpt - 12/Jul/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/May/12

Hidden - Solo - 13/May/12

ralphio - Lead - 03/May/12 with Victoria Phillips

betamonkey - Solo rpt - 20/Apr/12

simon1985 - Lead - 05/Apr/12 with Jess Hicklin

Jessicahicklin - 2nd - 05/Apr/12 with Simon hicklin

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/12

Aufton - Solo O/S - 10/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead - 10/Mar/12

Homebrew165 - Solo O/S - 10/Mar/12

Higher Primate - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Henry Woods, Ian Sutcliffe

Climbster - Sent O/S - 15/Jan/12

VickyPhil - 2nd - 2012 with ralph simpson

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Nov/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/11

freemanTom - Solo - 24/Oct/11 with Paul Davies

daviesp2 - Solo - 24/Oct/11 with Tom

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Oct/11

Jimmy1976 - Solo O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Simon

Simonj - Solo O/S - 16/Oct/11

spragglerocks - Solo rpt - 15/Oct/11 with Ben and Libby

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/Oct/11

sbrowitt - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Rebecca Browitt

Rich H - Lead - Oct/11

andy jennings - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/11 with Momber

robblowen - Solo rpt - 24/Aug/11 with Munch

Think I went too far left, will do it more strictly on a rope at some point
mattwilk - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/11

mikestr555 - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/11

Stuart S - Solo - 01/Aug/11 with Calum & Euan Stronach

sarah hawker - Solo O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Adrian W

Adrianw - Solo O/S - 31/Jul/11 with Sarah Hawker

yorkshiresherpa - TR - 29/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo - 29/Jul/11

65m moderate millington - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/11 with naomi hatto

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/11

a13x - Solo rpt - 11/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jul/11

dkd - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Jul/11

Hanski - Solo - Jul/11

spitfirerick - Solo O/S - Jul/11

folksi - 26/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead - 26/Jun/11

another_mark - Lead β - 11/Jun/11 with Steve John B

Steve John B - 2nd - 11/Jun/11 with another_mark

Steve John B - Lead rpt - 11/Jun/11

graphiclunarkid - Solo O/S - 14/May/11

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/11

Hidden - Solo rpt - 02/May/11

georgenvk - Solo O/S - 01/May/11

finished left of arete at top
Ellie79 - Solo - 01/May/11

Hidden - 2nd - 01/May/11

Palindrome - Solo - May/11

Sparrowmonkey - Lead - 30/Apr/11 with Bootcamp Broadman

Sparrowmonkey - Lead - 30/Apr/11 with Bootcamp Broadman

Ander - 2nd - 30/Apr/11 with Bad Toro

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11

Hexman - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Rich I

Bisteris - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Hannah Jenkins, Rhys Jenkins

Will_Maxwell - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/11

markhammonds - Solo O/S - 15/Apr/11

James Moyle - Solo - 13/Apr/11

adamwesthead - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/11

lewisg - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Nat

jonberry791 - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/11

freemanTom - Solo - 04/Apr/11

Hidden - Sent O/S - 21/Mar/11

tim_mcd - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/11

Manchi - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/11

josephgrimwade - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Laura Kirk

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Mar/11

Hidden - Solo - 19/Mar/11

Jimbo_28 - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/11

Anthony Dixon - Sent - 06/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Feb/11

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 27/Feb/11 with Andy Hudson, Shirley

munch88 - Solo rpt - 24/Feb/11

Andy Hudson - Lead - 2011 with John brayshaw, Shirleye

another_mark - 2nd - 2011 with Steve John B

danny33 - Solo - 2011

robblowen - TR β - 17/Nov/10 with Dan O, Succa89, Munch

munch88 - TR O/S - 17/Nov/10 with rob

succa89 - TR O/S - 17/Nov/10 with robblowen, munch88

Niall_H - Lead - 07/Nov/10 with Flick S.

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Nov/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Oct/10

a13x - Solo O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Jessie Harris

rockrat - Solo O/S - 20/Oct/10 with Lucy Reed, Heather Ingram

Hidden - Solo - 20/Oct/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Sep/10

Dave Wearing - 2nd - 11/Sep/10 with Chrissy.

Carol Wynne - 2nd - 14/Aug/10 with jon lury

spragglerocks - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/10

Hoyes - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/10

parksy986 - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/10 with martin hill

David Wynne - Solo - 01/Aug/10 with Carol Wynne

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10

Carol Wynne - 2nd - 01/Aug/10 with david wynne

Mike Hall - 2nd - 25/Jul/10 with Liz, Phil

martinp - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/10 with Adam

AdamP - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/10 with Martin

Nice route, not too tricky - good one to do after Centre Point as it is only a little bit harder.
mountainbagger - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/10 with Mrs Mountainbagger

steve02697 - Solo O/S - 02/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jun/10

pffft - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/10

Mattyk - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/10 with on my own

Harder top-out than Cyclops.
Andrew Bangs - Solo O/S - 20/Jun/10

vincentchopper - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/10 with Chris Chinnick, Chris Baker

cjbaker - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/10 with Chris Chinnick, Jack Sage

Hidden - 05/Jun/10

scallan022 - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with scottie390

JoEglington - Lead - Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - Jun/10

vincentchopper - Solo O/S - 31/May/10 with Chris Baker

cjbaker - Solo O/S - 31/May/10 with Jack Sage

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 25/May/10

David Wynne - Solo - 21/May/10

pebbles - Solo O/S - 11/May/10 with will smith

Will Smith - Solo O/S - 11/May/10 with Peri

charley - Solo O/S - 02/May/10

Tithe Technique - Solo O/S - 02/May/10 with Geoff Burrows, Steve Fletcher, Angela Paul, Charley Fell

Made sure I didn't take the easy too far left route
valentinesbabe - Solo O/S - 02/May/10 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe, Steven Fletcher

chumleywarner - Solo O/S - 02/May/10 with Angela Paul

Just-James - Lead O/S - May/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/10

PaulHermes - Lead - 18/Apr/10 with Martin VCCC

rgd1977 - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10

beckybray1 - 2nd - 18/Apr/10

simonward - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd - 11/Apr/10

AndrewShanks - 2nd β - 11/Apr/10 with Gareth C

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/10

lottiec - TR O/S - 04/Apr/10 with Mikey P

AJ007 - Solo - 04/Apr/10

Hidden - Solo - 22/Mar/10

Hidden - Solo - 07/Mar/10

B-bop - Solo O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Jake

Hidden - Solo - Feb/10

Wizzy - Solo O/S - 2010

swaino777 - TR O/S - 06/Nov/09 with Ben Clements

mfisher - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Piers Newton

Hidden - Solo rpt - 30/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Sep/09

Dave Latimer - Solo - 21/Sep/09

Steve John B - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Roz, Toby, Hugo

Robert Besford - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - 16/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Aug/09

bpmclimb - Solo O/S - 22/Jul/09 with Clare

peteJ23 - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/09 with Scruffster

Ben.hopkinson - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/09 with Pam Rozniakowski

Hidden - TR O/S - 08/Jun/09

gonzo_ls9 - Lead O/S - Jun/09 with nol

FrankW - Lead O/S - 24/May/09 with Alice C

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/May/09

Hidden - Solo - 07/May/09

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 26/Apr/09

Hidden - Solo - 22/Apr/09

tanssop - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Andy

aldred - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/09

aldred - Solo rpt - 12/Apr/09

aldred - 2nd rpt - 12/Apr/09 with peter boniface

pboniface - Lead - 12/Apr/09 with Aldred Durham

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/09

spencer1988 - Solo O/S - Mar/09

Hidden - Solo rpt - 22/Feb/09

victim of mathematics - Solo O/S - 22/Feb/09

Jonny M - Solo O/S - 22/Feb/09 with Solo

Marq - Solo O/S - 22/Feb/09

JWB - Solo O/S - 24/Jan/09

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Nov/08

sargy - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/08 with kate mitchell

Hidden - Lead - 05/Oct/08

Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/08 with Geoff Taylor

phleppy - Sent - Oct/08

Sutty22 - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/08 with Chris (RLT)

wheres_my_harness - Solo - 23/Aug/08

wheres_my_harness - Solo - 23/Aug/08

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 23/Aug/08 with Soloed

Hidden - 19/Aug/08

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/08

lithos - Solo O/S - 15/Aug/08

Simon Caldwell - Solo rpt - 15/Aug/08 with Carmen

Helen23 - Solo - 02/Aug/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/08

JonathanJones - Solo - 21/Jul/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/08

Hidden - Solo - 29/Jun/08

Hidden - Solo - 29/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead - 22/Jun/08

bridget143 - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/08 with Dave Harley

jrk2673 - Lead - 07/Jun/08 with HT

Anna Horrox - Solo - 04/Jun/08

ChillOut - Lead - Jun/08 with James Snell

adam carless - Solo rpt - 26/May/08

rock ape - Lead O/S - 10/May/08 with Linzy T

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/08

Simonj - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/08 with Jenny

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Mar/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/08

hawkins321 - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/08

Hidden - Solo - 04/Mar/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Mar/08

betamonkey - Solo O/S - Sep/07

David Wynne - Solo - 28/Aug/07

Hidden - Solo - 25/Aug/07

markburgin83 - Solo - 25/Aug/07 with TonyBBBB

PanzerHanzler - Solo rpt - 04/Aug/07

Liam Martin - Solo - 14/Jul/07

VS4b - TR - 26/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/07

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 24/May/07

howlingbaboon - 2nd O/S - 30/Apr/07 with Ruthy

Phil Latham - Lead - 27/Apr/07 with Pete Stollery

spyda - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Dad & Keith Suttcliffe

Pauline - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Rose, Dave, Sutty Mike n Dave L

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/07

Mnlovett - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/07

Matty - Solo O/S - 17/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/Jan/07

crazydaisy - 2nd O/S - 28/Jan/07 with Joe Alexander

joe_alexander - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/07 with Emma

Rob Kennard - 2007

Brown - Solo O/S - 13/Nov/06

Hidden - Sent - 15/Oct/06

debbien1 - Lead O/S - 28/May/06 with Robin

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/06

fizzy_elephant - Solo - 20/Apr/06

John Brayshaw - Solo rpt - 17/Apr/06

the rec - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/06

Matt Bill Platypus - Solo O/S - 11/Feb/06 with Solo

Zoomer - Solo - 17/Oct/05

sdht - 2004

Simon Caldwell - Solo rpt - 23/Jul/03

Ander - Solo - 27/Jun/03

Phil West - Solo O/S - 31/Mar/03

SteveM - Solo - 29/Mar/03

shoulders - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/02

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 28/Oct/01 with Richard Tomlinson

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 13/Jul/01 with John Kennedy, Martin Cooper

EddieA - Solo O/S - 23/Feb/01

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jun/00

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/00 with John Kennedy, Martin Cooper

philboy - 2nd - Jun/00 with matt g

Andy Say - Solo - 25/Jan/00

craig h - 2000

Hidden - Solo - 2000

jfmchivall - 1998

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 09/Jul/97 with Ken Tilford

Hidden - Lead - 1992

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
robertrocks, mike96, topsafari

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