Y Gelynen (Severe Finish)** S
70m. No description has been contributed for this climb.
PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 52 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

kivell - Lead - 24/Aug/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 31/May/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/May/14

Hidden - 04/May/14

Rope placements enabled the severe finish.
magsb - 2nd O/S - 11/Jan/14 with John Heap

bob johnson - AltLd - 11/Aug/13 with Bram

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/Jul/13

I led pitch 1 - very poorly protected (6 placements in 37m, two of them adjacent) with no warning in the guidebook, could be a shock for a VDiff leader! Pete led pitch 2 to the terrace. C led the last pitch via the severe groove, good gear where needed.
Simon Caldwell - AltLd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with Peter, Carmen

Hidden - AltLd - 21/May/13

Would give the S finish at least 4b.
Tom Hutton - AltLd - 21/May/13 with Vincenam

Done in 45 minutes in mountaineering boots in preparation for the Alps.
Dan724 - AltLd O/S - 23/Apr/13 with Ben Ryle

BenRyle - AltLd rpt - 23/Apr/13 with Dan

Cadairmanuk - 2nd - 06/Oct/12 with John Weale

Scary route lower down. Not so much in the way of gear placements compounded by going wrong by not going left of the holly tree, bit more comfortable after I realised the right way.
will5001 - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/12 with Jon

Hidden - AltLd - 02/Jun/12

Scary climb, not hard but very little gear, got 4 placements on 1st pitch. Huge runout in the middle,Belayed on a ledge on the right rather than the flake as i was leading both pitches, and would have struggled without a 60m rope. The finish was nice though and protectable.
emlynroberts - Lead - 29/Mar/12 with Alix Tyers

Alix Tyers - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/12 with Emlyn Roberts

mandy - Lead O/S - Aug/11 with elf

As continuation of The White Streak
alaster tonge - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with Assad Lahlou

BenRyle - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/11

CharlotteMilner - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/11

A brilliant climb,only managed to get four runners in the first pitch ( 37 metres)Did not belay at the holly tree but lead as the description in the Meirionnydd guide. the first bit of gear did not happen until I had climbed about 12 metres. Finished up the corner one awkward move but well protected.
paulpaint - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 26/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/11

johnwilson123 - Jun/11 with paul

Led all pitches, ran P1 & 2 together. Very cool indeed but found P1 spooky, fairly spaced gear and a bit of route finding, felt lonely up there. V worthwhile.
ksjs - Lead O/S - 03/May/11 with goosebump

Nick P1 then alternative. Great rock.
eldre070 - AltLd O/S - 22/Apr/11 with Nick Thomas

VD approach quite bold in its lower section with little gear. Fab climbing higher up and the severe section provided a superb finish
Ben Hollands - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Wendy Anderson

donkster - AltLd - 10/Apr/11 with DaveNW

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/11

marc1967 - AltLd O/S - 09/Sep/10 with Lesley Payne

this is a gem of a climb - high in its grade and very enjoyable - the alternative finish is a must
bob johnson - AltLd O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Bram

jl - Lead - 23/Aug/10 with MIA Training

Finished up Cave Arete on the upper tier. Some interesting caves and relics from the mining era above.
mark20 - AltLd O/S - 13/Aug/10

Led First Pitch - not much gear and a bit damp to start !
tiga271 - AltLd - 13/Aug/10 with mark20, Dave

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 17/Apr/10

P1 was airy with little pro. P3 was best. Not a bad route, just not used enough.
ashsleight - Lead O/S - 2010 with Ratty and Phil

Hidden - 2010

lead first pitch very bold no gear until last metre, lead severe finish.
r.greaves - AltLd - 22/Aug/09 with Gaz and Steph

Lacking in gear, nice finish.
Philsy - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Mark Russell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/09

snowblader - AltLd O/S - 03/May/09 with Ru Campion

I led pitch 1 and 2, Claire took top Sever pitch up corner
snakebite - AltLd O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Claire Sheehan

Hidden - Lead - 22/Mar/09

treeminkies - Lead - 01/Mar/09 with carole

Enjoyed the final pitch the most. Gear is a bit sparse on the first pitch!
Matt Bill Platypus - AltLd O/S - 18/Sep/08 with Astrid

Hidden - AltLd - Oct/07

Dave Toseland - AltLd - 2000 with Bill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/97

Hidden - AltLd - 23/Sep/90

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Lead - 1979

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