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Or "The Pass". Usually approached from its summit and down towards the old slate mining town of Llanberis. Drive down this narrow winding road into the heart of the area and get a grand tour of fantastic crags and climbs, culminating I suppose with Dinas Cromlech on the right and it obvious dihedral, known as Cenotaph Corner (5.10), probably the most famous climb in Britain.
Turn off the A5 at Capel Curig and follow the A4086 (great views of Lliwedd and Snowdon) bear right at the sign for Llanberis, then up over the pass.
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Horse Latitudes / Horsin' Around 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Sport, 80' Llanberis Slate Quarries : Rainbow Slab Area
Come the Dervish 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b R Trad, 1 pitch, 130' Llanberis Slate Quarries : Vivian Quarry
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Main Wall 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b International : United Kingdom : ... : Cyrn Las
One of Britain's best severes - a long and exposed expedition which although technically easy goes through some pretty steep and spectacular terrain. Simply wonderful.1) 70ft 5.6. Left up a slab to a grassy ledge. Up a short corner across another slab then step around an edge on the right and go up to a pulpit ledge.2) 80ft 5.7. Traverse right and up along a gangway to a chimney, a few moves up this lead to a left traverse along a ledge to a piton belay in a corner on the edge of th...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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