There is a conspicuous pinnacle 12 feet high (see photograph below). The leader stands upon it, and, bestriding the gulf like a colossus, makes contact with the vertical wall above.
|Reade's Route was initially known as Route No. 1|
|Phil Ralfs about to surmount the pinnacle.|
Reade's Route, Crib Goch.
|Phil Ralfs on Reade's Route.|
Crib Goch North Face.