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Daear Fawr

Meirionnydd, WALES

Climbs 35 – Rocktype Welsh igneous – Altitude 500m a.s.l – Faces N

Crag features
A series of dramatic aretes and surrounding walls on the Northern tip of Arenning Fawr, with a fairly steady approach. Many routes will require a summer drought to take advantage of their inspiring and certainly worthwhile lines, but one small clean West-facing wall has universal appeal.

Access notes
Park opposite the old quarry on the minor road running parallel to the A4212. Follow the steady quarry track to near it's end, then scramble straight up to the crag.

Weather forecast

 Today  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun 

2.2mm rain
Cloudy
17 °C
24 kph

1.7mm rain
Cloudy
11 °C
21 kph

0.0mm rain
Sun
16 °C
22 kph

14.3mm rain
Mainly cloudy
15 °C
44 kph

26.1mm rain
Sun
14 °C
26 kph
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Guidebooks
Meirionnydd (2002)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1Tick TeaserHVS 5a *1
2Hands FullE5 6a * 
3A Pair Of ClydesdalesE1 5b **3
4RapscallionHS 4b **2
5ScorpionVS 4c * 
6Mystic PegVD 1
7Dig for VictoryE1 5b 1
8Mandolin WindE2 5c 1
9SupermodelE3 5c *1
 Climb nameGradex
10Redneck OlympicsE2 5c **1
11PreyE4 5c **1
12Apricot ManHVS 5a 1
 UPPER DAEAR FAWR  
14Boutros BoutrosHVS 5a *1
15Dreaming in ColourE1 5b **1
16Red DragE2 5c 1
17Screaming Wet Arete *E1 5b 1
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Not only a summer drought but also a fair bit of cleaning seems to be needed apart from the right hand wall (Rapscallion etc). Left of this not much appeals in its present state. The approach up the quarry track is much the easier: see if you can manage it in the 15 mins allowed in the guide!
harold walmsley - 22/Jul/14