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The spankingly good square-cut arete. © Rockfax

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Retrobolted

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Slate Arêtes (sport), Slate Sport, All the Llanberis SLATE sport @ 6c & 6c+, Starred Slate Sport Sixes, Slate Mastery

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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 19 Jan Lead dog
Guy Baker 19 Jan Lead dog Great moves and unusual moves on slate.. felt a little greasy? Maybe that was my numb fingers
Great moves and unusual moves on slate.. felt a little greasy? Maybe that was my numb fingers
Hidden 29 Dec, 2019 Lead O/S
RockPhoenix 18 Sep, 2019 Lead O/S Wonderfully demanding route, very technical and potentially off balance. Not sure where the crux is supposed to be but the move from the jugs at half height, up to the flake just above looked so easy, but proved to be my crux!
with Kamal
Wonderfully demanding route, very technical and potentially off balance. Not sure where the crux is supposed to be but the move from the jugs at half height, up to the flake just above looked so easy, but proved to be my crux!
with Kamal
Archie ball 8 Sep, 2019 -
Stuart Russell 25 Aug, 2019 Lead RP Had top roped previously, lead first go today
Had top roped previously, lead first go today
Mike505 23 Aug, 2019 Lead O/S
with eb202
with eb202
Hidden 23 Aug, 2019 Lead O/S
The9inger 27 Jul, 2019 Lead G/U Second go, slipped off by the first bolt lowered and restarted
Second go, slipped off by the first bolt lowered and restarted
9080hanshaw 27 Jul, 2019 Lead O/S
with Sam wells, Art G
with Sam wells, Art G
Clare Dean 20 Jul, 2019 Lead RP Really good route - great moves, well bolted. A little green on the left face when I did it but didn't affect the climbing at all.
with Sam2257
Really good route - great moves, well bolted. A little green on the left face when I did it but didn't affect the climbing at all.
with Sam2257
Hidden 6 Jul, 2019 Lead O/S
SGD 30 Jun, 2019 Lead rpt Didn't realise I'd previously done this. It is superb though.
with Tim
Didn't realise I'd previously done this. It is superb though.
with Tim
erkdaly12 22 Jun, 2019 Lead First 6C on slate. Lovely! James put in the first draw for me which is a bit high but the rest is generously bolted.
with James
First 6C on slate. Lovely! James put in the first draw for me which is a bit high but the rest is generously bolted.
with James
williap 15 Jun, 2019 TR RP Next time on lead
with Jonny
Next time on lead
with Jonny
Kohei ? Jun, 2019 Lead O/S
justdoit ? Jun, 2019 Lead β
Celt Ll-J 21 May, 2019 Lead O/S
Stoop324 ? May, 2019 Lead β
Ryan Lister 21 Apr, 2019 Lead
Hidden 19 Apr, 2019 Lead
James 1 24 Mar, 2019 Lead O/S
Peter Goulding 23 Mar, 2019 Lead dnf Freezing fingers, sore toes
Freezing fingers, sore toes
adamsriches 24 Feb, 2019 Lead O/S Classic
Classic
David Dickinson 24 Feb, 2019 Lead RP Really amazing route, felt super hard on the os attempt, went 2nd go
with Elodie
Really amazing route, felt super hard on the os attempt, went 2nd go
with Elodie
ferdia 25 Sep, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 25 Sep, 2018 Lead
sian88 6 Aug, 2018 Lead RP
ebutton 1 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S Apparently I used a harder sequence, ace route. Shame the arete doesn't continue
Apparently I used a harder sequence, ace route. Shame the arete doesn't continue
jezb1 31 Jul, 2018 Lead
*superchilled 15 Jun, 2018 Lead RP
with Amy UT
with Amy UT
Amy UT 15 Jun, 2018 Lead rpt Psyched to come back a year later and get it clean first go
Psyched to come back a year later and get it clean first go
JordanColquhoun 27 May, 2018 Lead
Dan Arkle 14 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Benedict Schofield 6 May, 2018 Lead β
with Tim H, George, Jack
with Tim H, George, Jack
Hidden 25 Feb, 2018 Lead
chriswood ??, 2018 -
Hidden 18 Oct, 2017 Lead β
Dan77 17 Sep, 2017 TR rpt
Glyn Davidson 17 Sep, 2017 TR dnf
with Dan77
with Dan77
Sardien 1 Aug, 2017 2nd rpt
with Kate, Andy Scott
with Kate, Andy Scott
shed_hed 5 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S Thought that this would be out of the sun, it was not. Aside from being really rather sweaty it's a nice route.
with tprebs
Thought that this would be out of the sun, it was not. Aside from being really rather sweaty it's a nice route.
with tprebs
tprebs 5 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S lovely
lovely
Rob Gillespie 18 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 14 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Butel 14 May, 2017 Lead rpt
Amy UT 3 May, 2017 Lead dog
with Emily C
with Emily C
Emily C 3 May, 2017 Lead O/S
with Amy UT
with Amy UT
steven_daniels99 20 Apr, 2017 Lead
Chriswallis2 17 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
with Mike W
with Mike W
Mike W 17 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
soph 28 Aug, 2016 Lead rpt
with Frances Taylor
with Frances Taylor
Aeron Thomas 13 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
with LukeT27
with LukeT27
Butel 27 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
wi11 27 Jun, 2016 Lead O/S
EdGeall 11 Jun, 2016 2nd
with Sam2257
with Sam2257
Sam2257 11 Jun, 2016 Lead RP superb!
with EdGeall
superb!
with EdGeall
Hidden 29 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Heightseeker ? May, 2016 Lead
Hidden 18 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
Ewan Russell 17 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
with mkeeves
with mkeeves
Luke Brooks u 5 Apr, 2016 Lead O/S
Dafydd Llywelyn 31 Mar, 2016 TR rpt Top rope after dogged lead.
with Clare Wigley
Top rope after dogged lead.
with Clare Wigley
jacob shieldhouse hadley 28 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S immaculate, quite steep but not pumpy at all! would be good first 6c onsight!
immaculate, quite steep but not pumpy at all! would be good first 6c onsight!
EdGeall 28 Mar, 2016 TR dog
Hidden 28 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
geoff b 19 Mar, 2016 2nd
Derek Ryden 19 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
with geoff b
with geoff b
Delyth 14 Mar, 2016 Lead RP 2nd go
2nd go
Hidden ??, 2016 -
joedean ??, 2016 Lead O/S
Scott Quinn 4 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S not as good as expected, still pretty cool though... walk this way is much more fun
not as good as expected, still pretty cool though... walk this way is much more fun
Tom.Priestley 3 Sep, 2015 Lead dog Fluffed it, silly.
Fluffed it, silly.
Tom.Priestley 3 Sep, 2015 Lead rpt Redpoint
Redpoint
Hidden 30 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Aug, 2015 Lead β
UncleMephisto 30 Jul, 2015 Lead RP
charlietorrance 30 Jul, 2015 Lead RP Amazing climb :)
Amazing climb :)
renetemple 16 Jul, 2015 TR
with Louise Emslie
with Louise Emslie
Dickon151 4 Jul, 2015 Lead β
griffithpatrick 8 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S Did it in the evening sun with music playing. Sustained and varied climbing all the way up. Lay backs, rock overs, crimps, dynos. Definitely 3 stars.
with Gwil
Did it in the evening sun with music playing. Sustained and varied climbing all the way up. Lay backs, rock overs, crimps, dynos. Definitely 3 stars.
with Gwil
James Beaumont 15 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S found the crux easier than the move to the jugs halfway up
with Max
found the crux easier than the move to the jugs halfway up
with Max
Dronz 15 Mar, 2015 Lead RP
SGD 16 Nov, 2014 2nd Good lead by Tom after the big route in dying light. I was nearly dark by the time he clipped the chains so I decided to second it. Very good well worth the walk up the endless steps.
with Tom Relf
Good lead by Tom after the big route in dying light. I was nearly dark by the time he clipped the chains so I decided to second it. Very good well worth the walk up the endless steps.
with Tom Relf
Max19 ? Jul, 2014 Lead
with Felix Terrell
with Felix Terrell
Sardien 10 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S In tshirt in the sun between two heavy rainshowers. Perfect timing. Fortune favours the keen!
with Andy Scott
In tshirt in the sun between two heavy rainshowers. Perfect timing. Fortune favours the keen!
with Andy Scott
Luxulyan 31 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with Kyle Dumka, Tom Murrell
with Kyle Dumka, Tom Murrell
Hidden 4 May, 2014 Lead dog
Joepenfold 4 May, 2014 TR β
FelixJT ??, 2014 Lead
with max farnsworth
with max farnsworth
Rory Shaw ??, 2014 -
goi.ashmore 10 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S As good as it is rumoured. What a good route.
with Roy Thomas
As good as it is rumoured. What a good route.
with Roy Thomas
Glyn 5 Aug, 2013 Lead rpt
with Sophie
with Sophie
harold walmsley u 1 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S Brilliant. Pretty sustained up to the flake. The bolt placement was spot on.
with Colin Struthers
Brilliant. Pretty sustained up to the flake. The bolt placement was spot on.
with Colin Struthers
Ian Broome 25 May, 2013 Lead β
petellis 25 May, 2013 Lead RP 1 go bolt to bolt then the link. Well pleased.
1 go bolt to bolt then the link. Well pleased.
Coops_13 2 Dec, 2012 Lead dog
Patrick Hill 2 Dec, 2012 Lead O/S
Lloyders 20 Oct, 2012 Lead RP
with Paddy
with Paddy
MikePycroft 11 Sep, 2012 -
geoff b 11 Sep, 2012 Lead
pete johnson 11 Sep, 2012 -
mr mills 18 Aug, 2012 Lead rpt
with Gethin
with Gethin
dwillis 7 Jul, 2012 Lead β
dan ely 16 May, 2012 Lead O/S
with pitbull
with pitbull
charlietorrance 2 Feb, 2012 Lead dog technical climbing on a brilliant line!
technical climbing on a brilliant line!
Hidden 17 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 24 Aug, 2011 Lead
mr mills 14 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with chang and al hughes
with chang and al hughes
Hidden ? Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
ksjs 4 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S As good as the stars suggest, quite sustained at start. Why no bolts to protect first moves and then two in quick succession - poor!
As good as the stars suggest, quite sustained at start. Why no bolts to protect first moves and then two in quick succession - poor!
Hidden 27 Mar, 2011 Lead β
Toby Dunn 27 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S
with Andy Reeve
with Andy Reeve
chriscarroll 12 Feb, 2011 Lead RP
owain86 12 Feb, 2011 Lead RP Nice line, nice moves.
Nice line, nice moves.
Tommy Cole 12 Feb, 2011 Lead rpt
nige ? Feb, 2011 Lead
with ewan mccallum, mark hounslea
with ewan mccallum, mark hounslea
Glyn 9 Sep, 2010 Lead β
with barni
with barni
barni 9 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
with Glyn
with Glyn
Brown 20 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with Lilifa
with Lilifa
chrisdavies 22 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with I.LL.JONES
with I.LL.JONES
Hidden 4 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 May, 2009 Lead RP
Dan77 19 May, 2009 TR O/S
with Osian
with Osian
Hidden 2 May, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 12 Apr, 2009 Lead RP
dan cook 12 Apr, 2009 Lead β
Glyn 5 Apr, 2009 Lead β Some awesome moves
Some awesome moves
jade Edwards Leaney 5 Apr, 2009 Lead
Ched 3 Sep, 2007 Lead rpt
with Gethin
with Gethin
Rob Kennard ??, 2007 -
Dringo ??, 2006 -
Mark Lloyd 21 Aug, 1991 Lead O/S E4 6a on pegs, before retro
E4 6a on pegs, before retro
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Style of Ascent
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Route of Interest

Last of the Summer Wine

Grade: 6c ***
(Tyddyn Hywel Quarry)