UKC

2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A brilliant line. Immaculate climbing in a sensational position with more protection than you might think, but still very airy.
1) 4b, 20m. As for Monkey Puzzle.
2) 5c, 40m. Move up the crack until a flake leads out onto the slab on the right. Make a tricky step up and right onto the arete and climb this boldly to the overlap (long sling runner and a cam 4 to help keep it in place). Pull over the roof above the chimney on invisible holds. Stalwart traditionalists will then move back onto the right arete and climb this to the top. Most people pull up into a crack and arrange gear and gain the arete slightly higher up where holds naturally lead you. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Be conscious of birds (ravens / jackdaws) sometimes nesting in vicinity.

Ticklists

Extreme Rock , North Wales Rock Graded List , North Wales E3's , ROCKFAX Style Top 50: North Wales , CLIMB Mag's Top 100 routes in Britain , ROCKFAX - Top 50 North Wales Climbs , Ultimate E3 ticklist , UK Lonely Leads , The BMC 70th Anniversary Ticklist , Alex's Wales ticklist , Bangor BUMS Uni-Life Ticklist , AMC Uni Ticklist , James' 2015 Summer. , The best the UK has to offer for mere mortals (apart from the lakes cos its always wet) , The best the UK has to offer for beasts (apart from the lakes cos its always wet) , Chris H's 100 Mega Classic Trad , Tremadog 2018/2019 , UK Holiday Plans , Definitive *** Tremadog , Best of the rest and the ones that got away , Welsh climbs to last a lifetime , Bold Tradprenticeship

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Blake 4 Jun Show βeta
βeta: Actually Jackdaws nesting, not ravens - they’re right in the back of the pincushion offwidth again so no real chance of disturbing.
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Show beta
βeta: Actually Jackdaws nesting, not ravens - they’re right in the back of the pincushion offwidth again so no real chance of disturbing.

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Grade: E3 5c ***
(Esgair Maen Gwyn (Scimitar Ridge))

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