20m. New route on the extreme left of the area behind the ventilation tower. 6 Bolts to lower off. Reachy!

I Lloyd Jones and Colin Goodey. 18/Jun/2007

Ticklists: Slate Sport.

emlaw17 17/Dec/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Nov/16 Lead O/S
TheSingularity 26/Nov/16 Lead O/S
with Emma
steveg 30/Oct/16 Lead rpt
with Jason, Tracy
Curtis woodcock 23/Oct/16 Lead O/S
with simon
Hidden 22/Oct/16 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Oct/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Oct/16 Lead rpt
jamesking2 08/Oct/16 Lead O/S
Harry Ellis 25/Sep/16 Lead
with Amy Holman
Hidden 24/Sep/16 Lead
Oliver-Lambourn08 17/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with CJC
CJC 17/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Ollie
CJC 17/Sep/16 Lead O/S
with Ollie
Felix la shat 30/Aug/16 Lead O/S
royle883 29/Aug/16 Lead O/S
JonesE 28/Aug/16 Lead β
with Kez
kez1 28/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with jonesy
Phil Bullock 25/Aug/16 Lead O/S

Rained off after doing this, went for wander round quarry instead!

with Sophia
Hidden 17/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Aug/16 Lead O/S
mr mills 14/Aug/16 Lead rpt
with Chris
quarrtman1 14/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with mills
Matadoors 14/Aug/16 Lead
nb148 13/Aug/16 Lead
with Raj Gautam
steveg 07/Aug/16 Lead O/S
with Dave Craven
Hidden 06/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Mozer 29/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Amanda
Chriswallis2 25/Jul/16 Lead O/S
with Anna
Hidden 20/Jul/16 Lead
SamP88 15/Jul/16 Lead β
with Jeff
Hidden 08/Jul/16 -
Hidden 21/Jun/16 2nd O/S
emlynroberts 21/Jun/16 Lead

Tricky start

with embeb
Naomi.P 13/Jun/16 Lead O/S

Reachy but enjoyable. Nice exposure. Bit short

leopolian 13/Jun/16 Lead
James Lowe 13/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with Naomi
Patrick Moore 30/May/16 Lead
Gemma_Penny 28/May/16 Lead
Tim Harvey 28/May/16 Lead O/S
with Tom West
Ross88 21/May/16 Lead β
with Pete Dollman
trish1968 14/May/16 2nd
Hidden 14/May/16 Lead
Hidden 13/May/16 Lead O/S
magsb 08/May/16 2nd

Had to cheat, just can't reach the hold near the start. Also climbed new 6a route to the left, think it's called Fracsen.

with John Roberts
alexjz 04/May/16 Lead
with Anna Matthews, Serena Brotherton, Jennifer Holloway
kyaizawa 30/Apr/16 Lead O/S
lcullum7 30/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Apr/16 Lead O/S
Allan Watson 23/Apr/16 Lead β
TimMorgan 10/Apr/16 Lead
with Mike
ErikWaskiewicz 20/Mar/16 Lead rpt
with Jana, Matt
guy127917 20/Mar/16 Lead O/S
with Jen
ErikWaskiewicz 17/Mar/16 Lead rpt
with Matt, Jana
Jani_J 17/Mar/16 2nd
with Erik
AdamSimpson 13/Mar/16 Lead O/S
adi bryant 18/Feb/16 Lead
with Tim
Hidden 30/Sep/15 Lead rpt
Rob Jarratt 05/Sep/15 Lead

Bit of a reach low down, but pretty straightforward otherwise. Doesn't seem your typical slate climb, but then this was my first day on slate.

with Tony Sawyer
Richardlake 05/Sep/15 Lead O/S
will_lake 05/Sep/15 Lead O/S
Tom Seccombe 03/Sep/15 Lead rpt
with max goodman
Hidden 02/Sep/15 2nd
Russ 02/Sep/15 Lead O/S
cymjt 15/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Em Slater
Hidden 02/Aug/15 Lead O/S
emc110502 02/Aug/15 2nd O/S
with Mike, Jim Croft
jrccrosby 25/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Olly Gluck, Elsie, Federico
TashaZ 12/Jul/15 TR dog

A difficult start for shorties is made fractionally easier by taking the route up to the left on smaller holds and slab than trying to reach the high jug on the right.

Hidden 12/Jul/15 Lead β
cescofry 12/Jul/15 TR
with TashaZ
rockafunked ?/Jul/15 Lead β
Jack Delaney 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Emily Barnett
Hidden 06/Jun/15 Lead β
Dawn_K_B 06/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Didn't like it that much, felt awkward

myrddinmuse 03/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Good fun. Not really 5c though.

with Timon
Hidden 12/May/15 Lead O/S
Sam Simpson 12/May/15 2nd O/S
Peter Goulding 12/May/15 Lead O/S
lithos 04/May/15 Lead


with karl c
gavinwr ?/May/15 Lead
montana.hull ?/May/15 Lead
Hidden 20/Apr/15 TR O/S
Callumjnelson 15/Mar/15 Lead O/S
euge74 ??/2015 Lead O/S
Matadoors 07/Dec/14 Lead
with Bro
AdamcP 07/Dec/14 TR
with Bro
freemanTom 29/Nov/14 Lead rpt
with Tristian
Alex_Derbyshire 20/Nov/14 Lead O/S
Markheighton 20/Nov/14 2nd
Chris Manasseh 15/Nov/14 Lead
with Luke
Hidden 18/Oct/14 2nd rpt
Martin Bagshaw 13/Oct/14 Lead O/S
with Ed Green
Matadoors 12/Oct/14 Lead
with jana
Jani_J 12/Oct/14 2nd
with Matt
freemanTom 27/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Ben Pearce
andy75 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with bethan
Matadoors 13/Sep/14 Lead
Jani_J 13/Sep/14 TR
Hidden 02/Sep/14 Lead O/S
John Nuttall 31/Aug/14 Lead
with Paul
Colin Scotchford 25/Aug/14 Lead
Matadoors 19/Aug/14 Lead
ErikWaskiewicz 19/Aug/14 Lead O/S
Jani_J 19/Aug/14 TR β
HB-Pencil 15/Aug/14 2nd
Hidden 09/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 08/Aug/14 Lead O/S
tommccluskey 07/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Jess
Dkoi 28/Jul/14 Lead
with Mark Barnard
cerijones 18/Jul/14 2nd O/S
with Roger
Hidden 18/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Matadoors 15/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with jana
Jani_J 15/Jul/14 Lead
with Matt
Hidden 12/Jul/14 Lead O/S
mrchewy 09/Jul/14 Lead β
Robin Nichols 02/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with Roger
Roget 02/Jul/14 Lead O/S
with robin
HenryCramer 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S

First outdoor lead and first slate climb.

Hidden 20/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jun/14 TR
Hidden 11/Jun/14 Lead
Colin Scotchford 08/Jun/14 Lead
Hidden 08/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Larey 06/Jun/14 Lead O/S
strudles 27/May/14 Lead O/S
with Leo choi
leoch01 27/May/14 Lead O/S
Skullfire 27/May/14 Lead O/S
with Jun Minohara
Hidden 27/May/14 Lead β
ADConway 26/May/14 Lead rpt
snowfluke 26/May/14 -
Hidden 14/May/14 Lead O/S
Qureshi 10/May/14 Lead O/S
Gareth T 05/May/14 Lead rpt
with Eulee
Hidden 05/May/14 Lead dog
maybe_si 03/May/14 Lead O/S
tiffanykate12 02/May/14 Lead β
Mario Grabinski 21/Apr/14 Lead
with Phillbert Blue
Hidden 20/Apr/14 Lead
Marq 20/Apr/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 20/Apr/14 2nd rpt
Hidden 17/Apr/14 Lead O/S
jsmcfarland 17/Apr/14 Lead O/S

First slate climb, took me a while to get used to the moves but enjoyed it once I figured it all out.

jenko2323 12/Mar/14 TR
Roo123 12/Mar/14 2nd
Delyth ?/Mar/14 Lead O/S
IanD353 11/Jan/14 Lead rpt
with Ailsa
Hidden ??/2014 -
ADConway 17/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Nov/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Oct/13 Lead O/S
TheaSmea 06/Oct/13 2nd O/S
Roo123 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
magsb 22/Sep/13 2nd dog
with Mike Doyle, John Roberts
frankcp87 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
jjclarke70 01/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Harri777 ?/Sep/13 2nd
with Megan Beaumont
Colin Scotchford 29/Aug/13 Lead
jshields 11/Aug/13 Lead
davewsargent 11/Aug/13 Lead O/S
goi.ashmore 11/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Roy Thomas
ipegg 28/Jul/13 2nd O/S

Richard lead

with Tony Walentowicz, Richard Apthorp
Hidden 28/Jul/13 Lead O/S
jstringer 16/Jul/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead O/S
adamre12 ?/Jul/13 Lead O/S

Nice easy intro to slate!

with Jess Addisson
Nigel R Lewis 18/Jun/13 Lead
with Steve Kedward
bsparky 09/Jun/13 Lead O/S
UnkArl 09/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Debbie
Debs 09/Jun/13 2nd
with Karl
ste bozier 04/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Stuart_Burbidge 30/May/13 Lead O/S
with Chris Barnett
Hidden 28/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 26/May/13 2nd
Will Falder 25/May/13 Lead O/S

Not a typical slate climb, can almost be smeared.

Hidden 19/May/13 Lead rpt
neal 15/May/13 Lead O/S
with Duncan DS
air 06/May/13 Lead O/S
Abi Chard 04/May/13 Lead O/S
ducko 02/May/13 Lead O/S
Sy Finch 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S

Quite good, easy climbing.

with gareth
gazdw 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with slimy
jezb1 13/Mar/13 Lead
Hidden 13/Mar/13 -
Sol Armer 10/Mar/13 Lead O/S
callans 02/Mar/13 TR O/S
katiep 02/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Callan
scotty h 02/Feb/13 Lead β

A bit of a tall move at one point but do able with good foot work.

with Angus Shepherd
howsthebeef 02/Feb/13 2nd β
Hidden 06/Jan/13 Lead O/S
Jonesdben ??/2013 -
neuromancer 28/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Even the "reachy crux" of the guidebook doesn't seem that interesting. Lots of steps to a lower off that runs over sharp rock. Don't agree with stars. Lower off is dodgy; try and use a quickdraw to keep you close to your rope.

RichyBOYY 27/Oct/12 Lead
rhys mence 24/Oct/12 Lead rpt
Sian Carter 24/Oct/12 Lead
thecurlyone 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S
sheelba 14/Oct/12 Lead
morgan91 06/Oct/12 Lead
Hidden 05/Oct/12 Lead
jon_ridley 06/Sep/12 Lead O/S
groliver26 06/Sep/12 Lead
augustus trout 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Al Metelko
SteveK 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Tim Coe
tomdavenport 26/Aug/12 TR
MichaelGallimore 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Lovely stuff

Gareth T 26/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with James Mcmunn
Marq 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Welshneil
Hidden 12/Aug/12 2nd O/S
LouMullen 11/Aug/12 Lead β
with Mark
mustdobetter 07/Aug/12 2nd
Glyn 04/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Spike
Hidden ?/Aug/12 Lead
erica 26/Jul/12 2nd
with John
John Brayshaw 26/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Erica
tomelmore 22/Jul/12 Lead
Dave McKechnie 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S

It helps being tall!

with Lisa Stocks, John Armitage
Anoetic 30/Jun/12 Lead β
LouMullen 29/Jun/12 TR β

First Slate Climb

with Paul, Mark
chrisdavies 19/Jun/12 Solo
Double Knee Bar 17/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 04/Jun/12 Lead
Hidden 04/Jun/12 2nd
hedgehog77 26/May/12 Lead
Danjones 20/May/12 Lead O/S

Nice leisurely warm up route.

with Si lowe
The Bad Cough 12/May/12 Lead O/S
jon22 12/May/12 2nd
moelfras 06/May/12 Lead
Hidden 06/May/12 2nd
Hidden 05/May/12 2nd O/S
Milne 05/May/12 Lead O/S
with sarah.
Hidden 02/May/12 Lead O/S
Spongeclimber ?/May/12 Lead O/S
with adi bryant
Hidden 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
alan rosier 15/Apr/12 Lead O/S
shoulders 12/Apr/12 Lead O/S
with dai
mhawk 06/Apr/12 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Apr/12 Lead O/S
sideswiper ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/12 Lead O/S
dawesbub 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Enjoyable climb. A bit different to most slate I've climbed because of its big slopey holds. Made for a nice change of pace.

Pughymonster 24/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Dawes
Hidden 20/Mar/12 Lead O/S
IanD353 18/Mar/12 Lead rpt
with Ailsa
Fatclimber 18/Mar/12 Lead
HAJ Francis 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
dale 42 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Katex 26/Feb/12 Lead O/S
with Caroline Tombs, Simon Edwards
MGrock 24/Feb/12 Lead O/S
BenRyle 14/Feb/12 Lead O/S
rhys mence 01/Feb/12 2nd
Joe.Elliott1 01/Feb/12 Lead
with Rhys
roberts1234567890 15/Jan/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Jan/12 Lead O/S
simonvand 15/Jan/12 Lead
vinspin 15/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with taff, ritchie
vinspin 15/Jan/12 Lead rpt
with taff, ritchie
ritchierich 15/Jan/12 Lead O/S
with Vinny, Alan Evans
John Lewis 15/Jan/12 2nd O/S
with Barra
tim3334 ??/2012 -
JamesWilliams ??/2012 Lead O/S
bobpilgrem 28/Dec/11 Lead O/S
with Tom
tompilgrem 28/Dec/11 Lead O/S

Nice climbing, felt like a F5 rather than 5+

with Dad
rwm7131 22/Nov/11 Lead
with Jay Elias
Frank Blakeley 20/Nov/11 Lead O/S

Lower off could be better positioned otherwise a good route

with Si
Hidden 20/Nov/11 -
kristinawe 17/Nov/11 TR
harold walmsley 28/Oct/11 Lead O/S
with Colin Struthers
DaveJ 11 29/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Elenton 29/Aug/11 2nd dnf

Reachy hold after first couple of moves, will get it next time!!! Attempted second time and got one hand on the hold, then fell off, 3rd time lucky i hope!!!

Hidden 29/Aug/11 Lead O/S
centurion05 17/Aug/11 Lead
Bullybones 07/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with Linda F
Giles1 31/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Motown 24/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Richy
IanD353 04/Jul/11 AltLd O/S
with Kat
CatherinePeake 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Poorly placed lower off

Hidden 26/Jun/11 Lead O/S
HIGHTOWER 19/Jun/11 Lead β
Blurgy319 19/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Timothy Graham Peck 06/Jun/11 Lead O/S

nails reachy start for shorties. lower off in the wrong place

with Charly
Anoetic ?/May/11 Lead O/S
julian allen 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
fizzychewitt 22/Apr/11 Lead
with John
emlynroberts 12/Apr/11 Lead
with Jacob Roberts
Hidden 20/Feb/11 Lead
moelfras ??/2011 Lead
Hidden ??/2011 -
RhedwrMynydd 01/Oct/10 Lead O/S
Lenny 26/Sep/10 Lead O/S
with Adam
fizzychewitt 05/Aug/10 Lead
with Jayne
Hidden 06/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/May/10 Lead
adi bryant 25/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Jake, Lee
SAF 15/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Mark
Gambit 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Barney
barni 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Renegade_Pony 11/Apr/10 2nd
with barni
Hidden 11/Apr/10 2nd
Hidden 04/Apr/10 Lead rpt
Jaybird1991 14/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Lloyders ??/2010 Lead O/S
daddy day care ??/2010 -
Tesni ??/2010 2nd O/S
alek 31/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with James Cross, Tanya
jgrigson 20/Sep/09 Lead O/S
Sylvi 28/Jun/09 Lead
with Rog
Sardien 11/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Matthew Jaques
beesleys 03/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with alex m
Hidden 03/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jun/09 2nd
Pete Randall 03/May/09 2nd
with Charles
richardr 28/Apr/09 Lead O/S
adam06 22/Apr/09 Lead

not bad, poorly placed lower off tho was worried about my rope!

hils theaker 22/Apr/09 2nd
with Adam
Glyn Davidson 16/Nov/08 Lead O/S

First move is a bit reachy but easy after that.

with Dan
Hidden 16/Nov/08 Lead
dan_hust ?/Oct/08 Lead RP
Owen W-G 01/Sep/08 Lead O/S

A bit rubbish.

with Gav
gregoldridge 10/Jul/08 Lead O/S
with Mirka Slavska
alwyn101 04/Jul/08 2nd O/S
Rob Davies 07/Jun/08 2nd
with Phil Ashton
CharlotteJelleyman 03/Jun/08 Lead O/S
with Dan Hustwayte
Hidden 02/Mar/08 Lead O/S
Ewan Russell 30/Oct/07 Lead O/S
with Fraser
Keith Jones 18/Oct/07 Lead
with David
mzchambers ?/Oct/07 Lead O/S
Ian Pagano ?/Oct/07 TR O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/07 Lead O/S
michael burrows 29/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Ian Andrews 29/Jul/07 2nd
Hidden 22/Jul/07 Lead O/S
fran04 ??/2007 Lead
Hidden ??/2007 Lead
Hidden ??/2000 Lead
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