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Morning Slab Rock Climbing 


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Location: 51.4632, -2.6299 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Nick Russell on Mar 20, 2013
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Description 

A pleasant slab with some popular routes, about 60m in length, leading up to Lunchtime Ledge and then the Evening Wall above. The easiest way up is "The Arete" (5.4) on the right, with more fun slab-padding on "Dexter" and "Sinister" nearby. The left hand end of the slab is a bit more serious, with the famously bold "Mike's Mistake" and other, harder climbs providing runout entertainment for slab fans.

The routes on Morning Slab end on a large, tree-covered ledge, called Lunchtime Ledge. From here it is possible to abseil off a tree with 60m double ropes, but more fun to continue up one of the routes on Evening Wall, and top out on the cliff-top footpath.

Getting There 

From the Main Area car park and old toilet block, the slab is straight ahead of you.

Climbing Season

For the South West area.

Weather station 1.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Someone partway up the first pitch of Clarion

Clarion 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Morning Slab
Interesting climbing with plentiful rests and a few places for creative footwork. The protection is sparser than the gym but will probably keep your butt off the ground!1. Follow rounded groves past overlaps and a small bulge on the open face to the left of Sinister. Belay at a small stance with a tree, or blast through the second pitch with a 70 m rope.2. Follow the blocky corner/ramp up and rightward from the belay. Make a few awkward moves where the corner gets tighter and steeper. Belay from...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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