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.

Approach 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.

North Wales Climbs (2013), Meirionnydd (2002), Mid-Wales (1988),
Out of print: Scrambles & Easy Climbs in Snowdonia (2005)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Cyfrwy Arete (winter)II **12
2Cyfrwy AreteD ***306
3Cyfrwy by the Table DirectVD ***305
4Steric SlabS 4
5Rib and SlabVS *11
6hyribHS 4b **14
7route 2VS 4b 5
8North ArÍteD 6
9ObsessionVS 4c **46
10Obsession DirectHVS 5a ** 
11GwydrinE1 5b **15
12red crystalsS *4
13PisaHS 4b  
14Nudging GrooveHVS 5a  
15Claw MarkHS 4b *1
16One pitch gullyI/II *15
17TrojanV 10
18Right hand RampI *1
19Colonial VirginV *** 
20Barn DoorIII 4 **2
21The ShiningIV ** 
22Fox's Fire EscapeI/II 5
23Then There Were FiveE2 5b **1
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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