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 **19
2Bird CageHS 10
3The ButtressVD 44
4The DiamondE3 5c **3
5pedestal routeS 5
6The DiagonalS 19
7Lunar MovesHVS 5a 4
8North Face GirdleHVS 5b 1
9The BeakVS 4b 2
10GibletE1 5b 5
11Spike WallHVS 4c 6
12Koh-i-noorE3 5c 3
13Diamond EliminateE4 5c 3
14pink pantherE3 5c 2
15chouca ribVD 2
16the diamond eliminateE4 5b,5c 1
17Goat WalkM 3
18The BoleroHVS 5a 18
19The GizzardHS *11
20Little Tommy PicklesE2 5b 1
21Roger RabbitVS 4c  
22St Benet's RdVD 2
23White Streak RibVS 4b 3
24Chucky VinsterVD 2
25AgenerationVD 3
26SiestaS 4a 4
27The JugS *10
28Choucha Rib(bird rock)M  
29Barking at the MoonE1 5b **1
30The HowlingE2 5c 1
31Day of the TripheadsE2 5c 1
32Picket LineHS 4b 1
33Curly Fringe FrownVS 5a 2
34The HungerE7 6b ***1
35Gorilla's ArmpitHVS 5a *1
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