Craig y Aderyn (Bird Rock)

Climbs 35 – Rocktype Pillow lava – Altitude 15m a.s.l – Faces N

Crag features
Two- and three-pitch routes in a superb location next to the road in a secluded valley, seven miles inland from Tywyn. [Tom Payne 3/02]

Meirionnydd guide The CC, is up to 2002 : The main addition to the face is a new E5 just right of the Diagonal to the ledge and a new E6/7 which continues direct above the ledge just left of Pink Panther

The Dark Road also has a new direct finish up rightwards at hard E66b

Access notes
Closed 1st April to 31st July due to nesting birds. Restrictions do not apply to The Bastion face, where most of the classic routes are.

The area is a SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) for its mosses and other plants, and for the birds which nest there. Take care not to disturb them.

Guidebooks
Meirionnydd (2002)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1Daisy BelleE1 5b **
2Bird CageHS
3The ButtressVD
4The DiamondE3 5c **
5pedestal routeS
6The DiagonalS
7Lunar MovesHVS 5a
8North Face GirdleHVS 5b
9The BeakVS 4b
10GibletE1 5b
11Spike WallHVS 4c
12Koh-i-noorE3 5c
13Diamond EliminateE4 5c
14pink pantherE3 5c
15chouca ribVD
16the diamond eliminateE4 5b,5c
17Goat WalkM
18The BoleroHVS 5a
19The GizzardHS *
20Little Tommy PicklesE2 5b
21Roger RabbitVS 4c
22St Benet's RdVD
23White Streak RibVS 4b
24Chucky VinsterVD
25AgenerationVD
26SiestaS 4a
27The JugS *
28Choucha Rib(bird rock)M
29Barking at the MoonE1 5b **
30The HowlingE2 5c
31Day of the TripheadsE2 5c
32Picket LineHS 4b
33Curly Fringe FrownVS 5a
34The HungerE7 6b ***
35Gorilla's ArmpitHVS 5a *
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