20m.

Rockfax Description
A pleasant route up a narrow seam of emerald dolerite. A couple of tricky moves past the last bulge lead to a thin slab. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Start just left of Taken Over By Department 'C'. Climbs the thin green Dolerite Vein to gain the hanging slab, follow the hairline crack to the lower off . 8 Bolts lead the way.

Ian Lloyd-Jones, John Roberts and Peter White 15/Jun/2008

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All the Llanberis SLATE sport @ 6a & 6a+, Slate Sport, Slate Mastery

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
williemiller 4 Sep Lead
jackiartist 4 Sep 2nd First and last of the day - rained off. Balancy lower down and the moss on the roof was very wet meaning precise footwork. Pleased I wimped out of the lead. One for another day after an easier warm up.
First and last of the day - rained off. Balancy lower down and the moss on the roof was very wet meaning precise footwork. Pleased I wimped out of the lead. One for another day after an easier warm up.
Marti999 31 Aug Lead O/S
with Ben Hallett
with Ben Hallett
stephm 29 Aug Lead
with tmawer, cherry
with tmawer, cherry
tmawer 29 Aug Lead O/S Top fun.
with stephm, Cherry
Top fun.
with stephm, Cherry
chris ginge 8 Aug Lead O/S Excellent 3d with an interesting moss covered slab. (nice angle)
Excellent 3d with an interesting moss covered slab. (nice angle)
Ian Broome 11 May Lead O/S deceptive top slab
deceptive top slab
Hidden 11 May Lead β
alex_shurik 6 May Lead O/S
with Gethin, tommills
with Gethin, tommills
Hidden 18 Apr Lead O/S
Sam Brown 26 Mar Lead rpt
with jess bryne, zak, Natalie Brown
with jess bryne, zak, Natalie Brown
Callum Clark 16 Nov, 2018 Lead
Adam John Haynes 7 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
with Matt S
with Matt S
afearn91 15 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
JBassford 5 Sep, 2018 Lead
AliceMay37 14 Aug, 2018 Lead
with John
with John
jaaccckk 14 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
MaxPrescott 14 Apr, 2018 Lead β
Binigo 8 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S Without the slab as it was running with water!
Without the slab as it was running with water!
williemiller 8 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with graham
with graham
MikeyP 24 Nov, 2017 Lead
murray 12 Nov, 2017 Lead O/S The hidden slab on top is absolutely disgusting in the wet.. so much moss that hiking boots would be better than climbing shoes
with Timo
The hidden slab on top is absolutely disgusting in the wet.. so much moss that hiking boots would be better than climbing shoes
with Timo
rurp 10 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S Really lovely, balancy slate wall then teeter up the mossy roof
with bill farmer
Really lovely, balancy slate wall then teeter up the mossy roof
with bill farmer
Hidden 25 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
Matthew Davies 27 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S Spicy top section. A good laugh, well worth doing.
with Sean Breza
Spicy top section. A good laugh, well worth doing.
with Sean Breza
ashtond6 27 Aug, 2017 Lead
edwardwoodward 20 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S Very enjoyable.
Very enjoyable.
neal 4 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S ok, not especially memorable
with Dan
ok, not especially memorable
with Dan
th£wrecker 17 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S
whiteexplorer 17 Jul, 2017 2nd O/S
Hidden 2 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S
oli87 29 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Emily C 17 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with Helena, Tasha
with Helena, Tasha
polychromatic 12 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 May, 2017 Lead
Phil4000 1 May, 2017 Lead β
with Jo Boyd
with Jo Boyd
Tala A 1 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Rory Shaw 30 Apr, 2017 Lead
with wi11
with wi11
wi11 30 Apr, 2017 Lead β
kasha_gregson 21 Apr, 2017 2nd
BTphonehome 21 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S A route of two halves! Very unexpected top section. Enjoyable.
A route of two halves! Very unexpected top section. Enjoyable.
Aeron Thomas 17 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
JessWilliams 17 Apr, 2017 Lead
blukanimation 16 Apr, 2017 Lead dnf Crazy slippery in wet conditions
Crazy slippery in wet conditions
Si 15 Apr, 2017 Lead
Saurusrock 26 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S Real fun balancey slab section at the top.
with Mondane Fouqueray
Real fun balancey slab section at the top.
with Mondane Fouqueray
BenRyle 25 Mar, 2017 Lead rpt
with Cat
with Cat
Mark Reeves 10 Mar, 2017 -
IoloT 19 Feb, 2017 Lead O/S
willpettitt12 18 Feb, 2017 Lead RP
Colin Scotchford 18 Sep, 2016 Lead
Tom McCabe 8 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S Wasn't aware of the amount of slab up there!
Wasn't aware of the amount of slab up there!
lcullum7 8 Sep, 2016 2nd β
KeenClimber 7 Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
with Darren Lee
with Darren Lee
*superchilled 17 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with Makhani
with Makhani
Amy UT 23 Jul, 2016 Lead O/S
with Glyn
with Glyn
Peter Goulding 16 Apr, 2016 Lead G/U
Pimwuh 19 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
with Elliot
with Elliot
SGD 14 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S Great route! Weird climbing followed by a lovely slab. Don't be put off by the moss....and the holds are clean.
with vholmes
Great route! Weird climbing followed by a lovely slab. Don't be put off by the moss....and the holds are clean.
with vholmes
Hidden ??, 2016 -
Hidden ??, 2016 -
JoeCoxson 11 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S Lead with Oli's clips still in. A climb of two completely different halves; up the dyke are awkward moves on clean rock, the top slab is proper balancy slab climbing with some friendly moss and lichen.
Lead with Oli's clips still in. A climb of two completely different halves; up the dyke are awkward moves on clean rock, the top slab is proper balancy slab climbing with some friendly moss and lichen.
omaskrey 11 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S My first outdoor sport lead.
My first outdoor sport lead.
arandall 11 Oct, 2015 2nd β
Wendy Watthews 11 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S Bit awkward really
Bit awkward really
Hidden 16 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Peter Goulding 2 Aug, 2015 Lead dnf Didn't have the bottle to get over the roof, which was minging with moss
Didn't have the bottle to get over the roof, which was minging with moss
Hidden 28 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
Keiran O'Mahony 8 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
with Kit
with Kit
Hidden 7 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
ChrisAllen 21 Mar, 2015 -
with Joe Squire
with Joe Squire
matt30987 26 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S Technically not onsite as I held a draw to clip in
with Dad
Technically not onsite as I held a draw to clip in
with Dad
Hidden 16 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
robertmctague 5 Oct, 2014 Lead β flash, very good route.
flash, very good route.
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 5 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S The dirtiness makes it better
The dirtiness makes it better
Hidden 26 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
AndrewJamesCherry 19 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S Weird slat climbing, and a surprise finish. really good fun!
with will ceuppens
Weird slat climbing, and a surprise finish. really good fun!
with will ceuppens
Douglas ?Aug, 2014 Lead
with Doug Lindo
with Doug Lindo
Hidden 26 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
david morse 26 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S
with KT
with KT
mattfarr 29 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Davecapewell 29 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
Stefan_Morris 23 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S well good!
well good!
emlynroberts 5 Jun, 2014 Lead dog Took a rest before move onto slab, then noticed big foothold on right that i could have just stood on!
with Karoliina Koivisto
Took a rest before move onto slab, then noticed big foothold on right that i could have just stood on!
with Karoliina Koivisto
lauraT ?Jun, 2014 Lead dog
Maynard 29 May, 2014 2nd O/S
Hidden 29 May, 2014 Lead O/S
Colin Scotchford 18 May, 2014 Lead
Hidden 1 May, 2014 Lead dnf
Joepenfold 20 Apr, 2014 Lead β
tk4210 20 Apr, 2014 TR O/S Bit tricky but managed it. Slab bit over the edge was hard.
with Joe North
Bit tricky but managed it. Slab bit over the edge was hard.
with Joe North
spidermonkey09 1 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 21 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
KiaranR 1 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
jonleighton 29 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Glyn
with Glyn
Glyn 29 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
Renegade_Pony 3 Jun, 2013 2nd
eugeneth 1 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Dan Carne
with Dan Carne
Hidden 30 Apr, 2013 -
jezb1 30 Apr, 2013 Lead Odd...
Odd...
dswansonlow 19 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
shed_hed 19 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
Alex N-R 30 Mar, 2013 Lead β
air ??, 2013 Lead O/S
Lloyders 4 Nov, 2012 Lead O/S
with Paddy
with Paddy
Rachel S 23 Oct, 2012 TR Top slab was wet, mossy and had comfy looking slugs sitting on the holds.
Top slab was wet, mossy and had comfy looking slugs sitting on the holds.
Nik Jennings 23 Oct, 2012 Lead
neilh 21 Oct, 2012 2nd Better than it looks, slab at the top is worthwile
with Rob Davies, Phil Ashton
Better than it looks, slab at the top is worthwile
with Rob Davies, Phil Ashton
Rob Davies 21 Oct, 2012 Lead
Rob Davies 21 Oct, 2012 Lead
Gambit 6 Oct, 2012 2nd O/S In tennies, interesting route
with barney1
In tennies, interesting route
with barney1
Calder 29 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S Top slab didn't look enticing so just lowered off the top of the wall.
with andyob
Top slab didn't look enticing so just lowered off the top of the wall.
with andyob
pembrokeshirecaver 13 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
Ed morris 12 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S top slab needs a brushing, like climbing up a house rocking over onto a 40 degree roof.
with Dickon
top slab needs a brushing, like climbing up a house rocking over onto a 40 degree roof.
with Dickon
lauraT ?Sep, 2012 Lead β
Hidden 12 Aug, 2012 Lead dnf
Dan Hale 14 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with dan ely
with dan ely
Hidden 10 Jun, 2012 2nd
Hidden 10 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
vinspin 10 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with GerM, sera
with GerM, sera
Tom Hecht 13 May, 2012 Lead dog
with Lotte Stuer
with Lotte Stuer
freddy25 8 May, 2012 AltLd β
with Simone, Luke
with Simone, Luke
Rachel Slater 15 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S
HIGHTOWER 30 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S Trickier than it looked. I found the slab pretty hard, but I am crap at slabs.
with Tom Hansford
Trickier than it looked. I found the slab pretty hard, but I am crap at slabs.
with Tom Hansford
Hidden 25 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
BenRyle 23 Feb, 2012 Lead O/S
pauldrew 7 Jan, 2012 Lead
Dave Rumney 7 Jan, 2012 Lead
Hidden 1 Dec, 2011 2nd dnf
Lotte Stuer 19 Nov, 2011 Lead two climbs into 1 :) weirdest climb ever!
with Jimbob
two climbs into 1 :) weirdest climb ever!
with Jimbob
Cailean Harker 13 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S
harold walmsley 13 Nov, 2011 2nd O/S Pulled something in my back in the week so no leading today. The seconding went OK
with Mark Hounslea, Colin Struthers
Pulled something in my back in the week so no leading today. The seconding went OK
with Mark Hounslea, Colin Struthers
Ian Andrews 13 Nov, 2011 Lead O/S Slab at the top is good :-) Nice route.
with Pete Williams, Norman Clacher
Slab at the top is good :-) Nice route.
with Pete Williams, Norman Clacher
cameron_hall 6 Nov, 2011 TR β
missxandrabee 6 Nov, 2011 TR O/S
with Cameron, stevorobs3
with Cameron, stevorobs3
moelfras 23 Oct, 2011 2nd
climbing son 17 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
Tesni 25 Jul, 2011 2nd O/S
wolf.leeb 27 May, 2011 Lead O/S
with hosey
with hosey
Microwired22 14 Mar, 2011 -
NickHarms ?Aug, 2010 Lead
with Max Harms
with Max Harms
Hidden 10 Mar, 2010 2nd β
Mark Reeves 10 Mar, 2010 Lead
with SAF
with SAF
Mark Reeves ?Jan, 2010 -
with SAF
with SAF
Mark Reeves ?Jan, 2010 -
with SAF
with SAF
Mark Reeves ?Jan, 2010 -
with SAF
with SAF
Mark Reeves ?Jan, 2010 -
with SAF
with SAF
Mark Reeves ?Jan, 2010 -
with SAF
with SAF
Hidden ??, 2010 -
beesleys 7 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with ian llj
with ian llj
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