String of Pearls*** 6b+
The best route on the wall but it is becoming a bit polished. The direct start makes it harder and more fingery. See © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: North Wales Rock Graded List, ROCKFAX - Top 50 North Wales Climbs.

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This climb is in 289 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

thrutch - Lead RP - 27/Sep/14 with Sven

Hidden - Lead dog - 13/Sep/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/14

Adam Lincoln - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/14 with Rick Kirby

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 25/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 15/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/14

wynaptomos - Lead dog - 24/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead β - 14/Jun/14

alooker - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Alex, Ed

mrteale - Lead β - 14/Jun/14

dav - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Gill B

did the moves, but needed a couple of rests, then fell the finishing hold!!
michael burrows - Lead dog - 24/Apr/14 with tony shelmadine

wolf.leeb - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/14 with Joe

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/14

had to come down on first attempt due to frozen hands.
Rosea Day - Lead RP - 16/Apr/14 with Jerome Gill

Rosyk - 2nd dog - 12/Apr/14 with Jay astbury

Jay-Ast - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/14 with Rosyk

Tough warm up. Techy but great.
R2B - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Cherry

Davecapewell - Lead dog - 13/Mar/14 with Simon m

Hidden - Lead - 2014

Si - 2014

mike mo - 2014

Hidden - 2014

Intense. Backed off this when I was a kid.
Ewan Russell - Lead O/S - 01/Dec/13 with Anna

wolf.leeb - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/13 with Alexis

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/13

olly12344 - Lead - 08/Jul/13

Classic
Luke Owens - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Owen Davies

Hidden - Lead - 30/Jun/13

Did not enjoy this, very thin upto 3rd bolt. Must have the wrong route as there's not much 3* climbing!
asmith37 - Lead dog - 08/Jun/13 with Martin Cleever

Hidden - Lead RP - 04/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 04/Jun/13

Dan77 - Lead dog - 04/Jun/13 with Alex

Freezing!
Adam Booth - Lead O/S - 24/May/13 with David Liu

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/May/13

tim newton - Lead O/S - 15/May/13 with liam fleming, stuart lade

willoates - Lead O/S - 10/May/13 with Dave Evans

dswansonlow - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with Darren McMaster

Felt hard!
shed_hed - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with Dougie Swanson-Low

i dont speak funny.................
air - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/13 with Richard

Really didnt enjoy this, I shouldnt be pulling on mono crimps on a 6b+.... hard and techy.
smallerrich - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/13 with Funny speaking Canadian person who climbs better than me on techy limestone..

superb
LeeWood - Lead - 14/Nov/12

soph - Lead rpt - 21/Aug/12 with Helena Robinson

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Jul/12

Lenny - Lead dog - 08/Jul/12 with Phil .N

Couldn't complete first crux move - feet didn't feel secure!
AmandaJG - TR dnf - 04/Jul/12

Warm up, humid early morning conditions - tricky.
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/12 with Bert, Conor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/12

Pretty thin
roberto18 - Lead - 26/Jun/12 with Dave Warb, Conor Cussell

Possibly 6c
Diggler - Lead RP - 17/Jun/12 with Calder

alek - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with Laurence Everett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/May/12

Adam Booth - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Tom Fenwick

harder than axle attack!
fennerz - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Adam Booth

Tom Livingstone - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/12 with sam radcliffe

kingholmesy - Lead O/S - 2012 with Gregoritos

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - 2012

LRob - Lead - 2012

Hidden - Lead rpt - 23/Nov/11

cheeky for a 6b+
samrad - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/11 with crad

Sweet climbing, tricky to work out sections!!
Bennykr - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/11 with JB

Jillybean - 2nd - 23/Nov/11 with Ben

barni - Lead rpt - 31/Oct/11 with luke

Luke Brooks - Lead rpt - 31/Oct/11

Worked out moves to third bolt. Very hard for the grade, was meant to be a warm up, must be joking! Defo 6c
wazzalad20 - Lead dnf - 20/Oct/11

Excellent route, worth it's 3 stars
IanD353 - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11 with Mark H

Paul Bowen - 25/Sep/11

Stewart B - Lead RP - 09/Sep/11 with Dave Redpath

Lloyders - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11 with Pete

rob.grafton - 2nd - Aug/11 with kev little

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/11 with Ally Smith

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/11

Naughty 1st bolt.
richiebongo - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/11 with Jon Didymus

Hard but very good! First sport route worked - got clean 3rd try.
BeccaSnowden - Lead RP - 15/Jul/11 with Caroline

CRiddiford - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/11 with Becca

Felt tough, but then I never sport climb...
thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/11 with Becca

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

ksjs - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/11 with owen

Hidden - Lead β - 08/Jul/11

Anoetic - Lead β - Jul/11

Kevin Robert Jones - Lead RP - 15/Jun/11

Hidden - TR RP - 13/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd RP - 13/Jun/11

al99 - Lead β - 09/Jun/11 with Luke Thomas

rather drink mates piss than do that again. nuts def usful and go go gadget arms to clip the bolts
dan ely - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/11 with steve

david morse - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/11 with josh, andy psyche

Harder for the short and a bit polished
Ows - Lead - Jun/11

Thin moves.
Alex Mason - Lead O/S - 21/May/11 with matt burdekin, Sam Farnsworth, George Ullrich

Fell off passing the third bolt and gave up. Very fingery.
victim of mathematics - TR dnf - 21/May/11 with Sophie Whyte

Lenny - TR RP - 19/May/11 with Ian W.

rain!
laurelfan - Lead dnf - 13/May/11 with Nigel

mr mills - Lead rpt - 08/May/11 with Gareth

ksjs - Lead rpt - 13/Apr/11 with jo

tobydunford - Lead β - 13/Apr/11 with Harry Martin

frost - Lead RP - 06/Apr/11 with Adam

A Crook - TR - 06/Apr/11 with Simon Frost

wonderful
Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/11 with Rachel Takacs

LeeJWC - Lead dog - 19/Mar/11 with Ben Ota

koalapie - Lead RP - 24/Feb/11

Rory Shaw - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

PAJames - 2011

PAJames - 2011

ducko - 2011

fran04 - 2011

Hidden - 2011

centurion05 - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/10

williamsd79 - 31/Oct/10

Glyn - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10 with Andy Psyche

Hidden - Lead rpt - 07/Oct/10

Hidden - TR RP - 08/Sep/10

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

Did first go but previously tried two years ago. Done many easier 6cs
Stig - Lead β - 03/Sep/10 with Goi

Nice technical climbing on good rock. Last route of the day, finished about 8.30pm and were treated to a wonderful sunset.
Misha - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Tom

Luke Dawson - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10

quickies were in
Dan77 - Lead RP - 26/Jul/10 with Fran

michael burrows - 2nd rpt - 22/Jul/10 with steve davies

partz - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Aeron Roberts, Homer

ziggytang - Lead rpt - 22/Jun/10 with chris & matt

Hidden - Lead dog - 20/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Jun/10

metal arms - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

ksjs - Lead rpt - 04/Jun/10 with pete

Didn't feel too bad, but I like reachy climbing, should have lead.
ziggytang - TR O/S - 26/May/10 with Chris, Dan, Matt

mr mills - Lead rpt - 12/May/10 with ioan d

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Toby Dunn - Lead - 25/Oct/09 with Nick Verney

first 6b+ fail in a long time, 1 fall - couldnt feel my fingers so wont read too much into that. still dislike how this is bolted
ksjs - Lead dog - 08/Oct/09 with dave r

came off on first go. Got first RP attempt. Pretty hard for the grade!
eugeneth - Lead RP - 24/Sep/09 with Seb

sebrider - Lead RP - 24/Sep/09 with eugeneth

hepitt - Lead RP - 10/Sep/09 with Rob Pitt

3 times clean on top rope, now to find the time to lead it!
hepitt - TR - 15/Jul/09 with Rob Pitt

Excellent route. One of the bolts could have been lower. Lovely delicate climbing.
richardr - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - Jul/09

barni - Lead β - 28/Jun/09 with helena

Dave Searle - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/09 with tony

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/09

Rob Pitt - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/09 with Owen Davies

Hidden - Lead RP - 14/Jun/09

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jan/09

farmus21 - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/08 with Tom Devine

Hidden - TR - 24/Nov/08

Mike Goldthorp - Lead rpt - 03/Nov/08 with John Allen, Ben Alsford

drewish - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/08 with SteveE9

nutallovertheface - Lead dog - Sep/08 with Drew

Horrid.
Paul Robertson - Lead dog - 27/Jul/08 with Dave Turnbull

Owain Llewelyn - Lead - 28/Jun/08 with Dad

Hidden - Lead dog - 31/May/08

Hidden - Lead dog - 24/May/08

ksjs - Lead rpt - 17/May/08 with anders

gareth scott borthwick - Lead dog - 06/May/08 with phil

Hidden - Lead dog - May/08

ksjs - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/08 with sarah

Hidden - 14/Feb/08

dts - 2nd O/S - 14/Feb/08 with Andy Taylor

Rich Kirby - Lead rpt - 27/Jan/08

Rachel Somerville - TR - 27/Jan/08 with Richard K

Flashed, quite balancy and fingery.
Julian Wedd - 2008

Hidden - Lead - 2008

zero six - Lead O/S - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/07

About as hard as I can do. Seemed to have three cruxes with the finish not as easy as hoped.
Owen W-G - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/07 with Simon Denison

Dave Bond - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/07 with Rich Hatton

Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Jul/07

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Jul/07

barni - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/07 with Paul James

Andrew1 - Lead - 24/Jun/07 with Juliet Parker Smith

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Jun/07

michael burrows - TR - 04/May/07 with fran04

not impressed with the bolting - backed off
ksjs - Lead dnf - 29/Apr/07 with goosebump

at last
fran04 - Lead - 2007

and eddy
michael burrows - TR - 23/Sep/06 with john norman

Hidden - TR - 23/Sep/06

matt30987 - TR rpt - Sep/06 with Dad

Hidden - Lead β - 06/Jul/06

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/06 with dean howard

Lee Proctor - Lead rpt - 23/Apr/06 with Guy Blackwood

very technical
guyblackwood - 2nd dog - 23/Apr/06 with Lee

Boy - 2006

michael burrows - TR - 30/Aug/05 with andy boorman

mattyork2 - TR - 16/Aug/05 with mike rose

michael burrows - Lead - 26/Jul/05 with nicholas Barrowclough

michael burrows - Lead - 14/Jul/05 with mike hammill

nicholas Barrowclough - Lead - Jul/05 with Tim Davies

MikeYouCanClimb - Lead RP - 11/Jun/05 with Matthew

and john/fran/ian a
michael burrows - Lead - 07/Jun/05 with brian jones

michael burrows - Lead - 24/May/05 with nicholas Barrowclough

michael burrows - Lead - 17/May/05 with brian jones

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

IOAN D - Lead - 2005 with Mills

chris sm - Lead O/S - 2005 with Dom Goodridge

and brian jones
michael burrows - 2nd - 18/Jun/03 with nicholas Barrowclough

Hidden - 2nd - 2003

Brown - Lead RP - 2003 with Alex

michael burrows - TR - 11/Jun/02 with brian jones

michael burrows - 2nd - 23/Apr/02 with mike doyle

mux - Lead O/S - 2002 with Mike Woodbridge

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jul/01

ian caton - Lead O/S - Jun/01 with Andy

Mark Riley - Lead O/S - 2000

nige - Lead - 05/Jun/99 with mark hounslea

Paul Clarke - 1999 with Well Oiled Machine

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jul/98

sadams - Lead - 25/Apr/98 with John Boyle

NeilGriffiths - 21/Mar/98 with paula

Hidden - Lead RP - 1998

nickcanute - Lead O/S - 1998

buzby78 - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/97

mikedelderfield - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/97 with Steven Delderfield

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/97 with brian jones

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 10/Apr/97 with brian jones

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 08/Apr/97 with mark ryan

Ched - Lead rpt - 1997 with Steve Graham

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 14/Aug/96 with mark ryan

ste_d - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/96 with mik

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Jun/96

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 08/May/96 with brian jones

Hidden - Lead RP - Mar/96

kristian - Lead O/S - 1996

Shaved Atom - Lead O/S - 1996

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/95

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 07/Jun/95 with richard parry

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 09/May/95 with brian jones

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 18/Apr/95 with brian jones

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 07/Apr/95 with steve ward

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 04/Apr/95 with brian jones

SteveRi - Lead - 1995

andy gittins - 1995

John Southworth - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/94

whispering nic - Solo - Jul/94 with Kat

mattnuttall - Lead rpt - Jul/94 with Alan Holden

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 28/Jun/94 with dan

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 13/Jun/94 with lola gunn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/94

Hidden - Lead - 24/May/94

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 11/May/94 with lola gunn

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/94

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/94

Roget - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/94

Hidden - TR - 07/Sep/93

Hidden - 2nd - 25/May/93

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/93 with Simon Coles

mik1miller - Lead O/S - 1993 with bernie bradbury

Bloody cold Christmas day - didn't fall but hung on rope a couple of times to warm hands - annoying as I did all moves first go!
Backinthegame - Lead dog - 25/Dec/92

Nigel Coe - 2nd - 31/Oct/92 with Tim Dunsby

steve taylor - Lead O/S - Aug/92 with Steve Williams

Hidden - Lead rpt - 05/Jul/92

Nick Biven - Lead - 20/Jun/92

Tony Little - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/92 with Guy Maddox

Hidden - Lead - 07/Jun/92

mattnuttall - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/92 with Gareth Parry

Hidden - Lead - 31/May/92

Hidden - Lead - 16/May/92

innes - Lead - 1992 with Chris

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/91

Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/90 with Andy Mackay

Steve Crowe - 07/Jul/90

Billg - Lead O/S - 1990

michael burrows - 29/Jun/89

phardman - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/88

Hidden - AltLd - 14/Jun/88

Hidden - Lead - 29/May/88

Hidden - Lead - 05/Apr/88

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jul/87

shark - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/87 with Seb Grieve

Hidden - Lead - 08/May/87

Hidden - 1987

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jun/86

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 28/May/85

Hidden - 2nd - 19/May/85

keefe - 05/May/85

Hidden - Lead - 1985

Mike Owen - 05/Feb/84 with Elaine Owen

Melok - AltLd - 1984

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - Jul/83 with Robert Kieske ('Flog')

GordonHart - 2nd RP - 1982 with John Dunn

robyn1 - 1980

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