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Clogwyn y Tarw (The Gribbin Facet)

Gwynedd, WALES

Climbs 72 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude ? – Faces N

Crag features
Good clean rock; routes tend to be bold. Mainly multi-pitch routes to 90 metres.

Access notes
The long low cliff is only a short distance above, and parallel to, the track from Ogwen Cottage to Llyn Idwal.

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Ogwen (2010), Ogwen and Carneddau (1993)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1Home ClimbVD 18
2ThrosherE1 5b *6
3synapseE3 5c 9
4Insidious SlitE4 6a **2
5Yob RouteHVS 5a **134
6LlynHS *136
7diademHVS 5b *84
8sweet sorrowHVS 5a 4
9Slab ClimbD *302
10Slab Climb Direct StartVD *4
11Slab Climb / Intermediate CombinationVD 19
12Slab IntermediateVD 79
13Recess MonkeyE4 5c *2
14Slab Recess RouteM 80
15Slab direct routeVD 98
16Rocking ChairHS 4b *84
17le finE7 6b *1
18CouteauE6 6b *3
19Grab and Flash ItE6 6b *** 
20PlaytimeVS 5a *9
21Pinnacle RouteS *30
22Angular ChimneyVD 20
23Gribbin Wall ClimbE9 6c ***1
24Rare LichenE9 6c ***2
25The trouble with lichenE2 5b 34
26Travelling PeopleE4 6a *4
27Monolith CrackS *213
28Zig-ZagHS 4b **229
29Zig Zag (Direct Start)HVS 3
30Hippy InvasionE1 5b 3
31Headmaster's ClimbVS 4c 6
32Gully and SlabD 35
33Senior's ClimbD 4
34Nee LangleyHVS 1
35Flake CrackVS 4c *72
36Herfords CrackHVS 5a 123
37The Fat Lady SingsE2 5c 1
 Climb nameGradex
38BarracudaE2 5c 3
39MemberVS 4c 2
40Far West ClimbVD 5
41Withington-Casson IndirectII/III *3
43Righthand Problem 1V2 **4
44Righthand Problem 2V1 *6
45Righthand Problem 3V0+ *3
46Righthand Problem 4V1 **2
47Righthand Problem 5V3 **8
48Righthand Problem 6V4 **9
49Righthand Problem 6 (Standing)V2 2
50Righthand Problem 7V4 *3
51Raging BullV6 **16
52Righthand Problem 9V0 **1
53El Gringo 29V4 *12
54Slanted..V6 **12
55Righthand Problem 15V0- *3
57The PunkV8+ ***4
58The Punk SSV9 ***1
59Lefthand Problem 2V5 *6
60Here Comes CadiV6 **11
61Disco BabyV4 *6
62Pike HeadV1 *3
63Lefthand Problem 7V3 **8
64Lefthand Problem 8V6 *15
65Lefthand Problem 10V2 *4
66Red Sky WallV5 **21
67Red Sky Wall SSV7 **8
68Really BeefV2 **10
69Beef GrooveV4 *7
70MinceV5 *12
71Beef don't MinceV5 **1
72The ThiefV7 **9
73Beef ThiefV9 **2
74Mat's problem *V3 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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All sorted properly now.
harold walmsley - 29/Nov/13

The routes are all labelled as checked by the moderator but the order is all over the place. For example the routes go L to R but Herfords Crack (near the R end) is 17 and Throsher (near the L end) is 53. Could they please be put in proper order (I think only the moderator can do this).
harold walmsley - 09/Oct/11