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The Chasm Face*** 3

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Ticklists: Through Routes!, Scrambles in Snowdonia - Steve Ashton.

Photo: "I cant get through that!" © Bertie Barnett
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 68 logbooks, and on 12 wishlists.

Hidden - Solo - 18/Apr/14

djking1983 - AltLd O/S - 19/Oct/13 with Mark Henbest

alexcollins123 - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/13

A memorable route! The actual grade 3 scramble was shorter than I imagined [one pitch] but brilliant. Great climbing on the steep wall below the exposed catwalk, before entering the bowels of the mountain for some pot-holing! Do NOT try to do the cave section with your rucsac on! We hauled them up after Sean had climbed it. Very tight in there but some good old-fashioned thrutching got us to the top. Afterwards, we moved together over easier ground and scrambled to the summit of Glyder Fach. Overall, this capped off a fantastic day out on superb rock in stunning weather.
Cornish boy - 2nd O/S - 06/Jul/13 with Sean

Hidden - 06/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jul/13

Absolutely fantastic scramble, very varied including some caving.
flying el burro - 2nd - 29/Jun/13 with Richard Sore

Hidden - 24/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead - 06/Jan/13

Hidden - 2013

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 17/Nov/12

JasonV - 26/Aug/12 with Marion, Jon

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Aug/12

Fentonio - 2nd O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Freddie, Ben Brady

Hidden - AltLd - 27/Jul/12

Awesome route, lots of fun, a real adventure!
sjbrook - Lead O/S - 12/May/12 with Dave Richards, PMC

Moving together practice, back of 3 on rope
Dave Richards - 2nd O/S - 12/May/12 with sjbrook

Mattlamb90 - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/11 with Ben, Luke

Tom Livingstone - Lead - 21/Oct/11

Seriously wet and green at the time but it would be an amazing scramble in dryer conditions. The cave is TIGHT.
Dan_Staff - 20/Aug/11 with Simon Hall, Sam Cruickshank, Alistair Everett

Hidden - 20/Aug/11

texuspete - 18/Jun/11 with David Croxford

Chris Manasseh - 04/Jun/11

Tom Livingstone - Solo - 05/May/11 with Tom Hecht

Mad!
farmus21 - Solo - 02/Apr/11 with Sam Radcliffe

part 3 of big run/ scramble day. one of the best scrambles i have done in snowdonia. what an adventure!!! did the vdiff start, which was exciting. jamming in greasy wet cracks :)
samrad - Solo - 02/Apr/11 with james G

awesome fun!
surfboybert - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/11 with sam hinton

surfboybert - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/11

Splendid - best scramble in North Wales!
Tom Hecht - Solo O/S - 28/Mar/11 with Tom Livingstone

vertically_challenged - Solo O/S - Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Feb/11

Roch - 2nd O/S - 31/Dec/10 with MRT

Excellent fun - the chasm is very tight.
AJH - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/10 with Thomas and Rebecca

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

Hidden - Solo - 04/Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/May/10

PirateFrog - 2010

Hidden - Solo - 02/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jul/09

Templeton Adams - Lead - Jun/09 with Darren H

Fantastic!
Shaw Brown - Solo - 26/May/09

Sianny - 2nd O/S - May/09

Hidden - 2nd - 2009

Excellent day out yet again. The weather was absolutely appalling rain and more rain, conditions on the crag were very greasy, Stiff winter boots a must. Leading was little too er at times yet great fun. The Chasm pitch was fantastic, squeezing into the bowels of the mountain was a bit scary and climbing techniques were more a kin to those used in caving. Dom was just far too large and needed to retreat and a rescue ensued from above. The final pitch out of the room was easy but also crazy never heal hooked in a pair of stiff boots before! Superb
A Crook - Lead - 07/Sep/08 with Dom Stockton, Neil Griffiths

davefount - Lead O/S - 03/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Apr/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Feb/08

Hidden - Solo - 09/Jan/08

Offrs AT weekend a long day with students, weather damp.
John HW - 18/Nov/07 with Students

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/07

Excellent fun! Not sure what the "ape-like" swings are? Nearly got stuck in the squeeze!
mmalbon - 2nd - 2007 with Mick and Simon

Mike Roach - 2nd - Aug/06 with Laurence Hicks

John HW - Jul/06 with Rhys HW, Ben HW, Cath

Hidden - Jul/06

Ben HW - Jul/06 with John HW

Hidden - AltLd - 29/Apr/06

John Kettle - Solo - 2006

D.Andrew - 29/Apr/05

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Oct/04

crossdressingrodney - Solo O/S - 07/Dec/03 with Hill and Mountain Walking

victim of mathematics - Solo O/S - 27/Sep/03

The cave bit is legendary!
Andy S - Lead O/S - Sep/03 with Nathan

Incredible Route
rambler_gary - Lead O/S - Mar/03 with Chicks

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/97

Hidden - 1990

Simon Caldwell - 1990

Iain Thow - Solo - 29/Sep/85

Hidden - Feb/82

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Voting
Total votes cast 40
hard 3S0 of 20
3S0 of 20
easy 3S2 of 20
hard 314 of 20
33 of 20
easy 31 of 20
hard 20 of 20
20 of 20
easy 20 of 20
3 Stars17 of 20
2 Stars3 of 20
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Style of ascent

Soloed19 of 68 (27.9%)
Lead13 of 68 (19.1%)
Followed14 of 68 (20.6%)
Alt Leads5 of 68 (7.4%)
Unknown17 of 68 (25.0%)

'Climbed'41 of 68 (60.3%)
clean O/S27 of 68 (39.7%)