Three Pebble Slab

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Afternoon sun
20 mins
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A fine clean slab with some great friction climbing and always popular. It includes one of the big ticks of the Peak. All the routes tend to be rather lacking in both gear and holds but if you enjoy slab climbing then this is an essential spot to pass a bit of time. Guidebook page 276.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Soft Option
8m. The unremarkable widening crack in the left-hand side of the slab gives an easy, gritty pitch.
3 user comments
 VD
2
Two-sided Triangle
10m. A mini Three Pebble which has a harder move but is less satisfying. It follows the slab just to the right of the tiny...
20 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
HVS 5b
3
Three Pebble Slab
12m. One of the classic Froggatt slabs - bold and delicate but without any surprises. Climb to a hole (small wire) stand in...
62 user comments
 
3 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
HVS 5a
4
Four Pebble Slab
12m. Several pebbles harder than its neighbour. Trend right up the steep lower wall via awkward ledges to runners then step...
13 user comments
 
1 Stars
Rounded
Fluttery
E3 5c
5
Grey Slab
12m. The lower wall leads steeply to the wide and oddly-named crack. Get stuck into it!
10 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
S 4b
6
Nanoq Slab
10m. The narrow slab to the right of the wide crack of Grey Slab.
2 user comments
 
Reachy
Fluttery
E3 5c
7
Heather in My Face
6m. The left arete (looking uphill) of the upper block. Unprotected but only short.
 HVS 5b
8
Turd Burglar
8m. The main face of the upper block. Climb the slab which leads to a sloping roof, skirt around this on the left. The name is...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E6 6c
9
Dogs Die in Hot Cars
8m. Climb the overlaps on the right-hand side of the upper boulder. A hand-placed peg is used for protection.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E6 7a
  • Latest Comments

    For FROGGATT

    Trapeze
    "Lovely!" 16/May

    Sunset Crack
    "Didn't feel like a 4c to me - this was my first lead of anything above VDiff and..." 09/Dec

    Janker's Groove
    "Did the direct start as a sit start, as in the Bouldering guide recommended and ..." 09/Jun

    Downhill Racer
    "Quality, pretty on/off move low down and then not too much trouble above that. J..." 19/May

    Armaggedon
    "Shouldnt this be spelt Armageddon (1 'g', 2 'd's, as in BMC guide and the Ston..." 22/Jan

    Three Pebble Slab
    "The protection for the crux is great, fits a size 3 (i think) 4CU like a glove. ..." 29/Jan

    Downes’ Crack
    "Needs young arms!" 26/Nov

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