Climbs 59
Rocktype UNKNOWN

Faces S

Sam on fifty and rising © samwisethebrave2

Crag features

Single pitch routes spread over a number of small crags collectively named Craig Rhiwarth. Most routes in the VS- E3 range.

Please bear with me - I'm in the process of adding buttresses and sorting the climbs SGD

Approach notes

First & second crags belong to Miss Lloyd, who lives in the village of Llangynog which the crags over-look.


Went up to Rocho Crag today. unfortunately it didn't seem as good as it is made out by the stars in the guide. A long bushwacking walk in for some overgrown scrambling to reach a not very big section of loose bwlch y moch type crag. Be much better to just go to Tremadog! Shame.
Ed Booth - 21/Jun/14
Deserves to get more traffic, plenty to go at in the VS HVS E1 range. Closer than Clwyd for Shrewsbury/ Telford based climbers, you will be pleasantly surprised.
Dim Dringo - 16/Jul/09
Loose rock on both left and right lower tier, watch yourself and wear a helmet! Nice grippy rock, tuff I think but I might be wrong...
amazingdave - 13/Jul/07
Well protected, mostly solid climbing, with a couple of hollow blocks and a bit of vegetation in places. The left-most crag is excellent. Ivory Tower (HS 4b), and Melangel (VS 4b) are to be recommended.
Alex C - 19/Jun/06
rock is extremely coarse and grippy, with good sharp corners and incuts. top off's a little flakey in places and easy descent routes.
merchant of menace - 13/May/06
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 First Crag 
2GeorgeE1 5b 1
3ZippyHVS 5b 1
4Cavalier attitude
HVS 5a  
5Why Cant I Eat All The BiscuitsHVS 5b 1
6BungleHS 4a 1
7Johnny takes a tumbleE1 5a 2
E2 5c 1
E3 5c 4
10Snow FlakeE3 6a *1
11Bionic woman
VS 4c 4
12Wingeing pom
E1 5b **6
 Second Crag Lower Left hand 
14Phase shift
HVS 5b 3
HS 4a 14
VS 15
E3 6a 2
18EdenE2 5c *3
VS 4b 13
20The Slide
VS 4c 9
21Rose corner
HVS 5a *15
22The scwp dragonE4 6a **3
23Ivory Tower
HS 4b *29
 Second Crag Lower Right Hand 
VD 6
26Bramble pie
HVS 5a 1
27Clark the toothless shark
E5 6a/b 1
28The chesire cat
E2 5b **5
29The gargoyle
HVS 5a 9
HVS 5a *9
31The hud
E1 5b *8
32Quartizone injection
VS 4c  
33Paper lace
HVS 5b * 
 Second Crag Upper Tier 
35Buzzard's nest crack
HS 4b *7
36Evening WallE4 5c *1
37luddites demise
HVS 5b  
VS 4b 1
39Stickle back man
VS 4b 2
40fifty and rising
E2 5c 1
41No more lives to lose
E3 5c * 
42Remember bob brevitt
E1 5b *3
43Thunder road
VS 4c *2
44Queen of my soul
E6 6b **1
45king of maybe
VS 4c **14
 Rocho Crag 
47Bleeting a Retreat
E3 6a  
E2 5c  
E5 6b ** 
50Stew the orthodox
E3 5c  
E5 6a * 
52Man with a mission
E5 6a/b *** 
E5 6a * 
54The rocho machine
E1 **2
E1 ** 
 Eastern Crag 
57Full body transplant
E2 5c 1
58Huggy bear goes to school
HVS 5a 3
59Have you come about the croutons ?HVS 5a *2
60Old as you feel
61Spare parts
63Class 87/2
HVS 5b 1
64Rust in the machine
65Forty and falling apart

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