Pumlumon Boulders

Climbs 71 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude 379m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
The boulders at this location contain without doubt, the best quality problems in Mid Wales. Its remote location and interesting access add wonders to the sport that many other venues lack.

A new mini guide for the area has now been finished, it will be available shortly at www.midwalesclimbing.com, or alternatively give me an email and I'll send you a copy. The original topo by Iwan Afron Jones is still available at www.midwalesclimbing.com.

--Online miniguide is currently unavailable, email moderator if guide required.

Access notes
Parking is roadside at SN 775 879. Be careful not to block either of the two gates at the end of the road.

Anyone venturing into this area is advised to pay extra attention to the dangers due to the remote location.

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
 HENGWMENNEDD BLOCKS 
2Layback Aretef5+
3If you're not on the list you're not coming upf5+
4Handscoopf5+
5Splashf6A
6Yr Holltf5
7Ffrithiantf5
8Gwerin Crackf4+
9Jugs Mawrf3
10Cefn Hawddf3
11Undercut Flakef5+
12Spadge Pitf5
13Spadge Pit Directf5
14Aber Crackf5+
15The Bog of Cae Gwegif5
16Gwergysf5+
17Rib & Slabf4+
18Ddef4+
19Canolf5
20Chwithf4+
21Y Gritf5
22Ramp-trampf4+
23Route 1f5+
24Funky Chunky Kitkat Monkeyf6A
25Route 2f5+
26Un Hawddf3
27Hawdd Dauf3
28Crimpy Smearerf5+
29Mossy Messf4+
30Mossy Mess's Best Friends Foreverf4
31Riverside Traversef4
32Route 3f5+
 LLECH RHAEADR 
34Gorweddf3+
35Rhaeadrf4+
36Llech Ganolf4
37Hollt Byrf4+
 PEN BACH LLECH 
39Flake Awayf5
40Splatf6B+
41Hollt Fawrf5+
42Sploshf6B
43Splishf6A
44Graddauf4
45Llechf4+
 CREIGIAU UCHAF 
47Sefyllf5+
48Mind your Slappingf5+
49Llech Rhyddf3+
50Peidio Disgynf5+
51The Prow Traversef6A
52Prow Directf5
 RIPPLE FACE BLOCK 
54High Cut Lovingf4+
55Low Blow Hatingf4
56Luref4+
57Taking Slapf4+
58Curing Prolapsef4+
59Out from the Marshy Shallowsf5
60Rock & Rollyf5+
 LLUEST Y GRAIG BACH 
62Wonder Boy's Whistlef6A
 BOG-SIDE BOULDERS 
64Thumbles Aretef5+
65Wizards Wishesf6C
66Little Arete Leftf5
67Little Arete Rightf5+
68Who is Wilbur Whateley?f6A *
69Steve's Problemf6A
70Simpson's Aretef5
71There Will Be Bloodf6B
72Peidio Disgyn Directf5
73Project 6 *f6B **
74Colyn *f5+
75Wyneb *f4 *
76Flake Out Left *f4+ **
77Project 25 *f7A+ **
78Hengwannedd traverse *f6B+ *
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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I have managed to get there on a handful of occassions without getting wet, atleast the rock is usually dry.
airbournegrapefruit - 25/May/11
Quite an adventure. Take wellies or Sandels for walk in. Does it ever dry out. Amazing setting, could be out of lord of the rings
Ian Broome - 25/May/11
Amazing climbing for mid-wales. Well worth a visit. Great guide available on mid-wales climbing website.
GwilymR - 13/Aug/10
Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 16/Dec/2013

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