UKC

20m.

Rockfax Description
A good route. Thin cracks lead to the break, then trend left. The direct finish is E3 5c. © Rockfax

FA. H.Griffiths, M.Harber, G.Lewis 01/Jun/1985.

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Best slab climbs of the UK , 2021 , Wales Trip - 2022

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Emlyn Price 27 Apr, 2022 Show βeta
βeta: Have climbed the first part of this route whilst working the direct finish, not climbed the crus from the break of this great route with a steady crux and good gear if you can find it!
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βeta: Have climbed the first part of this route whilst working the direct finish, not climbed the crus from the break of this great route with a steady crux and good gear if you can find it!
JoeGross 2 Aug, 2020 Show βeta
βeta: There is now only 1x belay stake at the left hand end of the Main Wall (used to access Sinecure and Metamorphosis)
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βeta: There is now only 1x belay stake at the left hand end of the Main Wall (used to access Sinecure and Metamorphosis)
Fiend 10 Apr, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: A nice, fair route up one of the better lines on this wall. Could do with a direct finish!
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βeta: A nice, fair route up one of the better lines on this wall. Could do with a direct finish!
Furzy Sleight 7 Apr, 2006 Show βeta
βeta: good route
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βeta: good route
Alun 14 Sep, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: The lower crack is mostly pleasant fingerlocking, while the top half is back to your typical C-y-B edging. Take two ropes to avoid rope drag on the traverse, and RPs to protect the crux.
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βeta: The lower crack is mostly pleasant fingerlocking, while the top half is back to your typical C-y-B edging. Take two ropes to avoid rope drag on the traverse, and RPs to protect the crux.

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High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
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High 5c
Mid 5c
Low 5c
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 51
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Style of Ascent
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Followed
Toproped
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Route of Interest
Sealhunt

Grade: E1 5b ***
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