Monument Boulders

Climbs 76 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude ? – Faces S

Crag features
To be found up from the monument between Garth and Trevor Rocks.

Dries quickly after the rain.

Access notes
Park in layby (100 yrds after monument if approaching from west) and walk up the diagonal left path towards monument. Continue past this to boulders.

Approach time 5 mins

Clwyd Rock (1993)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
2Little NoseV0- 4c
3Little Nose - Sit StartV0 5a
4SlantVB 4a
5Mini ProwVB 4a
6Mini Prow - Sit StartVB 4c
7Leaf WallVB 4b
8Leaf LeftVB 4c
9Leaf RightVB 4a
10Finger WallVB
11Finger FaceVB 4c
12Nice NicheVB 4a
13Little WallV0- 4a
14Angled CrackV0- 3c
15Scooped CapV0- 4a
16No CrackVB 4b
17Short CrackV0- 4b
18Short Crack (Sit Start)V0- 4c
19The BulgeV1 5c **
20Step OutV0+ 4c
21Stiff CrackV0+ 5a
22Stiff Crack - Right HandV0- 4c
23Snub NoseV0 5a
24Snub CrackVB 4a
26Green BacksideVB
27Easy WallV0-
28Lichen AreteV0 4c
29Lichen LayawayV0- 4c
30Lichen WallV0- 4a
31SlappyV1 5a *
32The ChockVB
33Tree Wall - LeftVB 4b
34Tree Wall - DirectV0 4c
35Grunt AreteV0- 4c
36Gashed CrackV0- 4a
37Stepped WallV0- 4a
39Back and LeftV0- 4b
40Left AreteV0 4c
41Left Arete SSV1
42Centre wall leftV0+ *
43Centre wall rightV0+
44Right AreteV0- 4b
45Right Arete- Right Hand SideVB 4b
47RampscoopV0- 4c
48Left EntryVB 4a
49Flake LeftVB 4a
50Flake RightVB 4a
51Groove AreteV0- 4b
52Choked CrackV0- 4b
53Groove Wall RightVB 4b
54Flying RampV2 5c *
55Hanging RampV2 5c *
56Blinkered RibV0- 4c
57Two StageV0- 4b
58UppercutV0 5a
59Heathery FaceVB 4a
60The Big LeanV1 5a *
61Shallow GrooveV0- 4b
63Far Slab LeftVB
64Far Slab RightVB
65Far Slab Sit StartV0- 4b
66Detached BlockVB
67Detached Block Sit StartV0 4c
68DiagonalVB 4a
69Short Hidden CracksVB
70Little ScoopV0- 4c
71Crooked NoseV0 4c
72Knobbly NoseVB 4a
73Lip StickV0- 5a
74Dappled WallV0- 4b
75Dappled AreteVB 4c
76Centre Wall DirectV1 *
77Centre Wall Right SSV1 *
79The MonumentVB
80The Monument Sit StartVB 4b
81Left to Right TraverseV2 5c
82Right to Left TraverseV3 6a
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Hi love the area just 5mins from house but could use a topo for routes just so I know what I've been climbing over the year. Anyone have/had one for this area? Thanks
gazj1986 - 19/May/14
Aww shucks thanks Joss! This is a great location for a bit of low-grade bouldering with plenty of variety and enough to keep you occupied for a good while. It could do with some of the harder stuff being entered onto UKC, though you are unlikely to get any first ascents as the crag has been climbed all over for a long time. I will continue to enter problems as I can! M
Rampikino - 29/Nov/11
Re: previous feedback..big thanks to Mat Dowsett for logging and grading the problems.
Joss - 28/Nov/11
A big thanks to Mat Howsett for logging and grading the Monument routes with descriptions..keep voting on the grades and stars. Thanks, Joss
Joss - 28/Aug/11
This is a great crag. Has anyone developed it at all?
Luke Owens - 25/Sep/10
i am a regular visiter to the crag,but i have no idear what grade the routes are or how many there are could you help me out. i have been looking on various web sites but have not found anything. ta VERY MUCH LEE RICHARDS.
lee richards - 24/Sep/08
Cracking little crag. Definatly worth a visit for the view alone! If you're a number chaser however then it may not be for you as i didn't spot any project lines. I'll be compiling a mini record/guide for myself. If anyone wants a copy email me. Will include annotated photos and maps/topos
zorro - 28/Mar/08
Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 14/Apr/2008

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