Elephantitus Cave

Climbs 7 – Rocktype Welsh igneous – Altitude ? – Faces SE

Crag features
A small cave on the edge of a large buttress, visible from across Nant Gwynant. A number of high quality boulder problems from tricky to desperate.

Approach notes
Park at the campsite (pay £3 in season) and walk through the campsite to a footbridge at the far corner. Head left on the other side and follow a path for a good while till you reach the back of the rock buttress/hill. Drop down round the back and follow the short steep path which brings you to the edge of the lake and the Cave is visible on your left.


Out of print: North Wales Bouldering / Bowldro Gogledd Cymru (2004)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1ElephantitusV6 ***68
2Cross TherapyV11 **8
3DownsetV11 * 
4Downset SDSV12 ** 
5Going Down on an ElephantV8+ **32
6TuskV10 **16
7Elephant Hiatus *f6B 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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