North Wales Classics

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North Wales Classics Rockfax Cover, 4 kbAuthor Jack Geldard
Published ROCKFAX (2010)
ISBN 978-1-873341-17-9


A significant addition to the Rockfax stable; North Wales Classics is a pocket-sized guide packs in hundreds of superb routes throughout the mountains of Snowdonia.

From Tremadog to Tryfan, and everywhere in between, the book covers mid-grade routes on the best crags and features top-notch photo-topos and inspirational action shots taking you where you want to go.

Crags covered by this Guide

Gwynedd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Carnedd Y Filiast (Cairn of the Greyhound Bitch)32RhyoliteSE
Carreg Alltrem24RhyoliteW
Carreg Mianog22RhyoliteSE
Carreg Wastad53RhyoliteS
Clogwyn Bochlwyd18RhyoliteNW
Clogwyn Cyrau106RhyoliteS
Clogwyn Du'r Arddu (Cloggy)207RhyoliteN
Clogwyn y Ddysgl47RhyoliteNW
Clogwyn y Garnedd34Welsh igneousNE
Clogwyn y Grochan89RhyoliteS
Clogwyn y Wenallt20DoleriteS
Clogwyn yr Oen (Moelwyns)32RhyoliteSE
Craig Aderyn (Teyrn Bluffs)7UNKNOWN?
Craig Braich Ty Du (Arm of the Black House)40RhyoliteS
Craig Bwlch y Moch (Tremadog)190DoleriteS
Craig Ddu50RhyoliteSW
Craig Lloer43RhyoliteNE
Craig Pant Ifan (Tremadog)161DoleriteS
Craig y Castell (Tremadog)62DoleriteSW
Craig y Rhaeadr20RhyoliteNW
Craig Yr Ogof (Cliff of the Cave)14RhyoliteS
Craig Yr Ogof (Cwm Silyn)53RhyoliteSW
Craig Yr Ysfa80RhyoliteE
Cwm Cneifion33RhyoliteNW
Cyrn Las31RhyoliteE
Devils Kitchen (Cwm Idwal) - Winter40IceN
Dinas Cromlech79RhyoliteS
Dinas Mot117RhyoliteN
Glyder Fach97RhyoliteN
Idwal Slabs (aka Cwm Idwal)106RhyoliteW
Milestone Buttress39RhyoliteNW
Sub Cneifion Rib8RhyoliteNW
Tryfan (East Face)79RhyoliteE
Tryfan Fach (Little Tryfan)25RhyoliteNW
Ysgolion Duon (Black Ladders)38RhyoliteN
Total climbs2196