20m.

Rockfax Description
The groove on the right-hand side of the slab. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Climbs the obvious groove line to the Right of 'Men of Leisure' on the Alice Springs Level. 8 bolts lead the way up the groove which is harder than it looks, lower off.

First Ascent by Celt Lloyd-Jones aged 9

Celt Lloyd-Jones (aged 9), Ray Wood, Ian Lloyd-Jones 27/Nov/2011

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All the Llanberis SLATE sport @ 6a & 6a+, Sl@teheads Sl@te

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Logged Ascents

UserDateStyleNotes & Partners
james shaughnessy 26 May 2nd
with JonesE
with JonesE
JonesE 26 May Lead O/S
adi bryant 26 May Lead O/S
Caroline_Brinkworth 26 May 2nd
with JonesE
with JonesE
Rachel Hoyland 26 May Lead dnf
bonebag 22 May TR Climbing with Ann and Jamie at Alice Springs. Jamie lead. Ann on top rope to about half way. Me on top rope. Overcast, cold wind, occasional light shower. Temp 10 deg. Feeling cold.
with Jamie, Ann
Climbing with Ann and Jamie at Alice Springs. Jamie lead. Ann on top rope to about half way. Me on top rope. Overcast, cold wind, occasional light shower. Temp 10 deg. Feeling cold.
with Jamie, Ann
Behold81 21 Apr Lead O/S
Slothbert 21 Apr 2nd dog Unclipped the first 6 draws ok, fell trying next move. Dogged next two drawers and the final sequence to lower off.
Unclipped the first 6 draws ok, fell trying next move. Dogged next two drawers and the final sequence to lower off.
Colin Scotchford 23 Mar Lead
danprince 18 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S Great route. Enjoyed the slab but got a bit confused going through the groove and spent a while figuring out the last few moves.
Great route. Enjoyed the slab but got a bit confused going through the groove and spent a while figuring out the last few moves.
Hidden 13 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
Rob Davies 19 Apr, 2018 2nd Baffled by move up groove initially, also struggled at top - 6a+?
with Phil A
Baffled by move up groove initially, also struggled at top - 6a+?
with Phil A
edwardwoodward 6 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S Yuk!
Yuk!
Hidden 21 Nov, 2015 Lead O/S
jon_gill1 10 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S Climbed in the most horrific winds on lead after Chris accidentally pulled the wrong end of the rope!
with chris Lyness
Climbed in the most horrific winds on lead after Chris accidentally pulled the wrong end of the rope!
with chris Lyness
joeallen28 27 Sep, 2014 TR O/S First climb on slate. Horrendous.
with Sam4242
First climb on slate. Horrendous.
with Sam4242
Sam4242 27 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
Jayney D 26 Aug, 2014 TR
with fizzychewitt, Alun
with fizzychewitt, Alun
fizzychewitt 26 Aug, 2014 TR
with Alun, Jayney D
with Alun, Jayney D
Rob Evans ?Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
emlynroberts 5 Jul, 2014 Lead not your aveage slate route
with Karoliina Koivisto
not your aveage slate route
with Karoliina Koivisto
Hidden 29 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
IanD353 29 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Jun, 2014 Lead rpt
Hidden 1 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
bryn 1 Jun, 2014 2nd
caradoc 4 May, 2013 Lead A worthwhile addition to the slab, tricky move in the groove.
with john b
A worthwhile addition to the slab, tricky move in the groove.
with john b
Hidden 28 Apr, 2012 Lead
embob 28 Apr, 2012 Lead Very nice. The groove isn't as scary as it looks!
with alik b
Very nice. The groove isn't as scary as it looks!
with alik b
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