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Shark Buttress*** 3

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[Shark Pinnacle, Glyder Fach, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Scrambles in Snowdonia - Steve Ashton.

Photo: Shark Pinnacle, Glyder Fach © K9
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This climb is in 28 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

Some routing issues lower down, stayed right of buttress until shark pinnacle. 3 pitches then scrambled.
leachtimj - AltLd O/S - 20/Jun/14

Didn't fancy the swing left below the pinnacle without a rope so dodged section up right
Iain Thow - Solo - 30/Mar/14

joedoherty - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/13 with Steve Knaggs

Tarquin - Lead - 29/Aug/13

We approached from the path to Sub Cienifion Arete, staying high above Llan Bochlwyd. A better approach is either of the two paths branching off the main Cwm Idwal path, pass the northern most tip of Llan Bochlwyd, after 300m branch right (faint path). Locate the buttress with three almost horizontal lines of quartz with a deep cleft on it's right, move right about 75m and up 30m to find the start of Shark Buttress. (Teaching ML Nav for Jack on approach & exit)
Simon Cahill - AltLd rpt - 14/Aug/13 with Jack Hockenhull

alpinismo.uk - AltLd - 14/Aug/13

JenRoberts - 2nd O/S - 28/May/13 with Dan, Ollie, Rhys

Big boots on a very cold January day, Jets buzzing us. found it a bit tricky not been able to feel fingers and glad took the rope. A good scramble tolen between bad weather days on suprisingly clean, dry rock. A good mounaineering day out.
Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 11/Jan/13 with Alan Hardie

Hidden - 2013

pwb1981 - 15/Aug/12

Hidden - Solo - 18/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 29/Mar/12

Jim Walton - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/11

jl - AltLd O/S - 27/Aug/10 with MIA Training

PirateFrog - 2010

bullethead - 2nd O/S - 02/Aug/09 with mack1,Richard Yorke

mack1 - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/09 with richard yorke, bullethead

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Apr/09

Jack00 - AltLd O/S - 09/Oct/08 with George & PYB Dude

Templeton Adams - Solo - Nov/06 with sherp

Kamikaze Badger - 2nd - 2005 with Dave Moseley

K9 - 2005

dave moseley - 2005 with nick

John Kettle - Solo - 2004

Hidden - 2nd β - 2004

Gman - AltLd O/S - May/02 with Dan

malky_c - Apr/97

Hidden - 1990

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Scramblemad, Hidden, LJones14, Hidden, Hidden, davidhw, Hidden

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Style of ascent

Soloed4 of 28 (14.3%)
Lead5 of 28 (17.9%)
Followed6 of 28 (21.4%)
Alt Leads6 of 28 (21.4%)
Unknown7 of 28 (25.0%)

'Climbed'16 of 28 (57.1%)
clean O/S10 of 28 (35.7%)
clean β1 of 28 (3.6%)
clean rpt1 of 28 (3.6%)