Climbs 9
Rocktype Welsh igneous
Altitude 110m a.s.l
Faces NE

Top roped © Georgia W

Crag features

This area incorporates the ridge and rocks running up the hill near the end of Llyn Peris to the big vegetated cliff above Cwm Eilir and is an old slate quarry.

Craig Y Ddol takes little drainage to be in optimum conditions however its shady nature means that it may be damp for some time after rain.
Excellent Crack climbing, all single pitch; use big Cams.

Descent from climbs is by the grassy slopes to the right.

Approach notes

Use the small layby just past the Vaynol Arms pub on the same side of the road.

2-5 minute walk along the wide hard standing footpath, past a small culvert at ground level and Craig Y Ddol appears on your right.

It is on page 342 of the Llanberis Topo (2009)


There are no comments from visitors to this crag.
Login as Existing User to add your comments

Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Simdde Sin
VS 4c  
2The Underling
E3 6b  
3Conway Crack
E1 5c 8
4Y GornelS 20
5Crib Hollt
HS 4a 2
6Ty Gwyn
VS 4b 4
VS 4b 3
8CldHS 4a 13
HS 4b 10

Moderator Updates to this page are checked by UKC volunteer Big Lee