UKC

20m.

Rockfax Description
Another chipped route, which was 'designed' for tall climbers; shorter people find it much harder. Even for the tall it is ridiculously thin with long moves. © Rockfax

Ticklists: North Wales Rock Graded List, Full of Myself - Johnny's Book namecheck, All the Llanberis SLATE sport @ 8's & 9, Slate Sport, The best the UK has to offer for beasts (apart from the lakes cos its always wet).


ClimberDateStyle
anguskille 25/Sep/17 Lead RP

reachy and hard but very cool! got a very high crossed-through right foot for the crux, which was equally hard but perhaps nicer beta.

with Dan Mcmanus
shed_hed 05/Aug/17 TR dog

Managed all the moves now! Now to start linking the harder moves together and nailing the sequence. Rockover felt hard today!!

shed_hed 02/Aug/17 TR dog

Did all the moves again apart from an awkward foot swap down near the second bolt. Rockover didn't feel too bad.

shed_hed 31/Jul/17 TR dog

Quality moves all the way! I think I just about did all of the moves in isolation apart from a foot swap by the second bolt but linking them is going to testing as it's so sustained! Bolts look a little spaced but a couple of extenders should do the trick.

Ed Booth 25/May/16 Lead RP

Dogged to warm up and get wills beta for moves then did first red point. Psyched!!

with will oates, Angus Kille
jonleighton 20/May/16 Lead RP

Fully rebolted on Wednesday, get on it! https://thesendtrain.com/2016/05/20/manic-strain/

Mike Goldthorp 07/Apr/16 Lead RP

Classic slatey sequences - fierce and bunched and tenuous! Chuffed to do it in a quick session, almost got it 1st redpoint but foot slipped off a wet foothold in the final easy crack after doing the hard span left. Packed it with chalk and boshed it 2nd RP, happy days!

with Adam
Adam Booth 31/Aug/12 TR dog

Did all the moves except the long reach left. Think I'll go back and have a proper go at this one.

with Calum Musket
Glyn 28/Aug/12 Lead RP

Awesome! Chipped but very funky climbing. Took a while to work out a complex sequence for my high. About three sessions working out the moves then about three red-point sessions.

with Will Oates
Hidden 21/May/12 Lead
willoates 08/Mar/12 TR dog

Amazing route, sustained all the way. new bolts. bring pleanty of right index finger skin!

with Glyn
Glyn 29/Feb/12 TR dog

Stunning sequences that get better towards the top. Can do all the moves apart from one low down which requires 10mm extra reach! Would want better bolts before I consider a rpt.

with Will Oates
Hidden ??/2005 -
kristian ??/1998 TR RP
NickHarms ??/1990 -
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