Rhinog Fawr South Faces

Climbs 42 – Rocktype Gritstone – Altitude ? – Faces ?

Crag features
Rhinog Fawr South Faces is a collective name for a large number of compact crags dotted on the lower south face of Rhinog Fawr, with lots of established climbing, esoteric bouldering and new routing potential.

Falcon Crack is located on a small outcrop called Carreg y Gwalch.

This area is not featured in the current guide (Meirionnydd 2002).

Access notes
Park at the Cwm Nantcol roadhead near Maes Y Garnedd farm (£2 parking fee to be paid at the farm). Follow the Bwlch Drws Ardudwy path and turn off left and determinedly bushwhack through bogs, heather, bilberries and bracken to reach a steep scree/boulderfield. Follow this (not easy) until the larger crags are reached.

*** Voluntary Bird Ban: Avoid these crags if there are nesting birds, particularly peregrines.

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1Falcon CrackE1 5c 1
2Welcome to My DomianVS 5a **2
3Name Your PriceS 4a *2
4AtvasaraVS 4c *2
5MilitarisationE2 5b **1
6The Impertinent ReachHVS 5a *2
7Flying The NestVS 4c *3
8Down With The CrownHS 4b *2
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These details were last updated on 07/Oct/2014

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