Cader Idris (Cyfrwy)

Climbs 25 – Rocktype Microgranite – Altitude 650m a.s.l – Faces N

Crag features
600ft high, two-thirds of a mile long. Some loose rock, some solid climbs and some good winter routes.

Access notes
Approach via Fox's path from Gwernan Lake Hotel for the East end + Cyfrwy Arete, via pony path from NT car park for Western end. Dolgellau nearest town.

Guidebooks
North Wales Climbs (2013), Scrambles & Easy Climbs in Snowdonia (2005), Meirionnydd (2002), Mid-Wales (1988)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1Cyfrwy Arete (winter)II **
2Cyfrwy AreteD **
3Cyfrwy by the Table DirectVD **
4Steric SlabS
5Rib and SlabVS *
6hyribHS 4b **
7route 2VS 4b
8North ArêteD
9ObsessionVS 4c **
10Obsession DirectHVS 5a **
11GwydrinE1 5b **
12red crystalsS *
13PisaHS 4b
14Nudging GrooveHVS 5a
15Claw MarkHS 4b *
16One pitch gullyI/II *
17TrojanV
18Right hand RampI *
19Colonial VirginV ***
20Barn DoorIII 4 **
21The ShiningIV **
22Fox's Fire Escape *I/II
23Then There Were Five *E2 5b **
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Placed fresh abseil slings and karabiners on top of Gwydrin and Obsession on 25th March 2012.
nikgoile - 28/Mar/12
April 2005, Beautiful views of Aberdovey and Barmouth estuary. Very enjoyable - bit of a scramble at the summit, but worthwhile.
Tracey Bayliss - 13/Mar/06
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