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Merthyr Tydfil, WALES

Climbs 39 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 231m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
An extensive and generally broken set of natural sandstone crags overlooking troedyrhiw. there are a number of pleasant vs climbs up the centre of each buttress done by john harwood.without fully recorded details. there is a buttress at a lower level at the right hand end which comprises of a smooth slab on the left, and a bulging tower(gower and recent bouldering activities have yealded a few supurb problems.

Access notes
Approach the crag from the 4054, travelling northward, by taking the first (acute) right-hand turn immediately before Troedyrhiw and parking on a parallel unmetalled road after a left turn. the crag is 60m up the hillside, above a lido. (M.crocker)

Weather forecast

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2.2mm rain
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20 °C
15 kph

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6.8mm rain
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19 °C
18 kph

0.4mm rain
Mainly cloudy
13 °C
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0.0mm rain
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Gower & South-East Wales (2004)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1Solo para tos zapatosE4 5c 3
2Snow JestE6 6b * 
3Aint No CrockerV3 ***6
4Slab 2V1 2
5Sketch block directV0+ 2
6Sketchy LefthandV2 4
7Upper SlabV0 *1
8Melvin DooV5 ***7
9Left Slab 1V0 1
10Left Slab 2V1 1
11Right AreteV1 1
12Left AreteV0 1
13Right SlabV0 1
14Eagle RockVB 1
15slab Left areteV1 3
16BailV2 *3
17Solo CircumV3 *1
18Slab Right AreteV0- 3
19The UnforgivenV3 **5
20RighthandV0+ *1
 Climb nameGradex
21TysonV2 **2
22Desperate measuresV1 *1
23Fell runnerV2 **2
24Bloc-busterV4 *4
25Gold RunV5 * 
26Crock blocV3 *3
27Bloc partyV3 **2
28Baby spiceV3 **3
29Hanging with TomasVB *1
30Rhiw the dayV0- *2
31Wall 1.5V2 *2
32Sunday ServiceV3 *2
33Grains from the Blackvein.E4 5c * 
34Lying eyesV2 1
35Hotel californiaV1 2
36Willmslow, ArizonaV2 **1
37UnnamedV3 **1
38Pad pilot wallV4 **1
39Near FortyV3 **1
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Sweet venue defo worth a visit
fyfee8a - 26/Jun/12

Sweet little venue. Melvin doo, ain't no Crocker and solo parados are sweeeet. Defo worth a visit.
fyfee8a - 26/Jun/12