Crack 3** D
[Leading Crack 3, Barmouth Slabs, 3 kb]

Rockfax Description
A very good line at the grade. Climb the enticing long crack-line on a succession of accommodating holds. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Follow the obvious crack line

Photo: Leading Crack 3, Barmouth Slabs © MattJP
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 195 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/15

guy757 - 27/Jun/15

radddogg - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/15 with Tom Richards

will484 - Lead - 24/May/15 with mike bennett, jaynie blake

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/May/15

Pinguville - Lead O/S - 04/May/15 with George

Easy, but nice enough
emlynroberts - Lead - 07/Apr/15 with Toby Vye

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/15

jhb0510 - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/15 with Holly Berwick

Kleo De Janiro - 2nd β - 20/Mar/15 with heyhoot

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/Mar/15

climbingisgreat - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/15 with Charles Wallace

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jan/15

cem - Lead O/S - 24/Jan/15 with Paul Bolton

Scottetanner - TR dog - 2015

Ndawson - Lead O/S - 22/Nov/14 with Alex Hebden

Ahebden93 - 2nd - 22/Nov/14 with Neil Dawson

Kleo De Janiro - 2nd β - 04/Nov/14 with heyhoot

heyhoot - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/14 with Kleo De Janiro

Richard Hill - Lead O/S - 22/Oct/14 with Tom Showell

Tom Showell - TR - 22/Oct/14 with Richard Hill

Davey569 - AltLd O/S - 12/Oct/14

ianstevens - Solo O/S - 11/Oct/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/14

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 19/Aug/14

s.thursz - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/14 with Dave thomas

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/14

Steveb27 - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/14

Rosie Henstock - Lead rpt - 26/May/14 with Tom Green

TGreen - 2nd rpt - 26/May/14 with Rosie Henstock

First trad lead.
tnewmark - Lead β - 04/May/14

tombushell - Lead O/S - May/14 with John Bushell

Alex Riley - Solo rpt - 01/Apr/14

Ron Rees Davies - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/14

nesbear - 15/Mar/14

easy lead
Chris Lamb - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/14 with paul & liz

benny_m - Lead rpt - 09/Mar/14 with Rob B

Sy Finch - 2nd rpt - 07/Feb/14 with Doug kerr

iainstap - Lead - 16/Dec/13

Hidden - TR - 05/Oct/13

Sol Armer - Solo - 05/Oct/13

Cadairmanuk - Lead rpt - 12/Jul/13 with Sian breakell

Madrabman - Lead - 07/Jul/13 with Charlie Williams

Cadairmanuk - Lead rpt - 07/Jul/13

tobyk - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Emma Akam

Very easy for a v diff.
Cadairmanuk - Lead O/S - 31/May/13 with charlie williams

Madrabman - 2nd - 31/May/13 with Ben Wells, Charlie Williams

Hidden - TR O/S - 28/May/13

Hidden - 25/May/13

SebboUK - 2nd O/S - 18/May/13

Madrabman - Lead O/S - 18/May/13 with Seb Arnold, Charlie Williams

sam coward - Lead rpt - 04/May/13 with John C, Helen

Will Falder - Lead O/S - May/13

Hidden - Lead - 05/Apr/13

benny_m - Lead O/S - 05/Jan/13 with Su

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jan/13

sam coward - Lead rpt - 05/Jan/13 with Donna, Helen

payne93 - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/12

sam coward - 2nd rpt - 02/Nov/12 with John C, Helen

bigrich_2000 - 2nd - 27/Oct/12 with Gareth Williams

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

sam coward - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/12 with James Rose, Helen

Prof. Outdoors - 2nd - 12/Aug/12 with Lorna

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

First Trad Lead, Peter on top rope next to me checking placement
the_liquorice_man - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Chas Boston, Peter Howlett, Leah Cameron

First Trad Second
amorousbadger - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/12 with Chas Boston, Peter Howlett, Matt Bark

Hidden - Solo - 14/Jul/12

TGreen - 2nd rpt - 09/Jun/12 with Rosie Henstock

Rosie Henstock - Lead rpt - 09/Jun/12 with Tom Green

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12

Luke90 - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with jbrom

sam coward - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with Helen

Anna Yorke - Lead - 26/May/12

dansmonkeytroubles - Lead rpt - 25/May/12 with Dot Greaves

and Se, w AD
SamP88 - Lead - 25/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/May/12

Toni87 - Lead - May/12 with George Sanderson

Mike.Kinge - 27/Mar/12 with Andrew Simons, Jake Slade

Nicholas Livesey - Lead - 11/Mar/12 with Gavin Rowe

Jackspratt - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/12

Sy Finch - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/12 with gareth

Sy Finch - Lead rpt - 19/Feb/12 with gareth

gazdw - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/12 with slimy

gazdw - 2nd rpt - 19/Feb/12 with slimy

rob-c-j - 2012

rachelpearce01 - Lead - 2012

Anna Yorke - 2012

Hidden - TR - 31/Dec/11

lucyh - TR - 31/Dec/11

andrewlyons14 - TR O/S - 07/Nov/11

Michael Allday - Solo - 27/Oct/11

conor 18 - 27/Oct/11 with Jack Hockenhull

twilkinson-dix - Lead - 22/Aug/11 with jamie radmore

cheesey959 - Lead - 22/Aug/11

georgeous - Solo O/S - 13/Jul/11

BALD EAGLE - Solo - 19/Jun/11

lucyh - 2nd - 19/Jun/11 with Sarah Flint, Chris Hunt

gww890 - TR - 17/May/11

sajrf123 - TR - 20/Apr/11 with Roselily, Matt read

Hidden - 18/Apr/11

Hidden - Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/11

Matt Smith - Solo O/S - 04/Mar/11

jamestaylor92 - Lead O/S - 05/Feb/11 with james slater

self belay
Gaz McShee - 2011

Hidden - Lead - 09/Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Sep/10

cas smerdon - 2nd - 18/Sep/10 with Mark S

Hidden - Lead - 18/Sep/10

marc1967 - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/Aug/10

Alan James - UKC and UKH - Lead - 26/Aug/10 with Sam James

Sam James-Louwerse - 2nd - 26/Aug/10

DaGeek - TR O/S - 29/Jul/10 with Mark Bredley

braddle - TR dog - 29/Jul/10 with Gavin Spugeon

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jul/10

sjdg5 - 2nd - 25/Jun/10 with Mr.A, Andy

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/10

Very easy, barely Diff. It makes a nice alternative to climb the slab next to the crack.
Rog Wilko - 2nd - 03/Jun/10 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - Lead β - 30/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 04/Apr/10

First ever climb seemed ok
Cadairmanuk - 2nd O/S - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

Dean Scott - 2nd - 16/Dec/09 with Trish

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Dec/09

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

cleft88 - Lead - 12/Dec/09 with Ali Hollist

SteveRu - Lead O/S - Dec/09

Probably the easiest route on the slabs.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 28/Nov/09 with Oli, Marq

crossdressingrodney - 2nd O/S - 28/Nov/09 with Marq, victim of mathematics

Marq - 2nd O/S - 25/Nov/09 with Colin Angus, Oli

Sparky!!!3 - Lead - 23/Aug/09

Single pitch
Thomas Healing - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/09

Mike_T0501 - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/09 with Lynne

Hidden - 15/Jul/09

dansmonkeytroubles - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/09 with Pete Black

having 'fun' in the cold and rain
kirsty52 - TR O/S - 06/Jun/09 with Phil Bailey

aberSam - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/09

MattJP - 2nd O/S - 24/May/09 with Chassy

Hidden - Lead - 24/May/09

seb m-c - Lead O/S - 16/May/09 with Quentin Eardley

susan mc donald - 2nd - 16/May/09

lauren k - 2nd - 11/May/09 with Kieran

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Apr/09

Bumblebee Biggs - Lead O/S - Apr/09

moshinben - 2nd O/S - 31/Jan/09 with Kieran & Tom

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jan/09

hoyle118 - 2nd O/S - 30/Jan/09 with Kieran and Ben

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

beccafrench - Lead - 17/Dec/08

beccafrench - 2nd - 15/Dec/08

snowblader - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/08 with Ben Gibbins

nickhoward - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/08 with John Haslam

bewildebeest - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/08

RAF2008 - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/08 with Paul McCloy Ben

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/08

stemill - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/08 with Keri

TGreen - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/08 with Rosie Henstock

Rosie Henstock - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/08 with Tom Green

Almost blown off by gale force wind.
Simon2005 - Lead O/S - 26/May/08 with Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/May/08

John-Luke Casey - Lead - 22/Feb/08

luke sherratt - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/07

dan-8990 - Lead O/S - Sep/07 with LS

MattJP - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Chassy

MattJP - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Chassy

MattJP - 2nd O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Chassy

Ruth Smith - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/07 with nick smith

King Smudger - Lead O/S - Jul/07 with Mark Bristow

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Jun/07

chassy - 2nd O/S - 16/Jun/07 with MattJP

MattJP - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/07 with Chassy

MattJP - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07 with Chassy

MattJP - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07 with Chassy

MattJP - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/07 with Chassy

MattJP - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Chassy

Chassy's first lead!
MattJP - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Chassy

chassy - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07 with MattJP

MattJP - Lead O/S - 28/May/07 with Chassy

little trev - 2007

Matt Bill Platypus - 2nd O/S - 09/Aug/06 with Jester

sgl0jd - Solo - 2006

Ruth Smith - Lead O/S - 04/May/05 with Mark Bristow

Ruth Smith - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/04 with Louise Irvine

akhughes - Solo O/S - 2003

Simon2005 - Lead O/S - Aug/00 with IainLD

MartinN - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/98

craig h - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/97

babymoac - Lead - 08/May/95 with Liz

puddingstone - 2nd - 08/May/95 with Andy

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