Clogwyn Y Geifr

Climbs 62 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude ? – Faces NE

Crag features
Spectacular scenery and setting, including the Twll Du waterfall (Devil's Kitchen) -- hence the morbid route names. Some suspect rock. Multi-pitch routes to 100 metres.

For the winter route, see Devils Kitchen (Cwm Idwal) - Winter

Approach notes
Clogwyn y Geifr is sprawled across the head of Cwm Idwal.

The cliffs are the home of several species of rare flora. Climbers are asked to show consideration and respect this.

Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Ogwen (2010), Ogwen and Carneddau (1993)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
2South NoseVD 1
3South GullyS 1
4Botany Bay ClimbVD  
5Central GrooveD  
6Piece by Piece ClimbVD  
7PlutoVS 4c  
8The TridentHVS 5a  
9Devil's AppendageHVS 5a 1
10Devil's PulpitHVS 5a  
11Devil's PipesHS 4b  
12Little CornerS  
13RedemptionHVS 5a  
15Goats GrooveD  
16Goats WalkM 1
17Devil's PastureM 1
18Hothouse CrackVD  
19Dump CrackS  
20Devil's DumpS  
21Pilgrim's ProgressHS 4a 1
22Night MovesE3 5c 1
23Devil's Kitchen RouteVD *52
24Direct FinishVS 4c  
25Waterfall ClimbVS 4c 1
26Right Wall RouteVS 4c  
27Hell's TeethE3 5c * 
28GehnnaHVS 5a * 
29HadesE1 5b 1
30Advocate's WallVS 4b 5
31TartarusE1 5b  
32The Devil Dries OutE5 6a * 
33Hell's GateE3 5c  
34Devil's ButtressS  
35The SorcererHVS 5a  
36Devil's StaircaseS **19
37Devil's BastionE2 5c * 
38SatanHVS 5b  
39Devil's AppendixVS 4c *1
40AppendicitisE3 5c * 
41Hanging Garden GrooveE1 5c  
42Hanging Garden GullyVD 3
43The Main CrackS  
44Staircase TraverseD  
45Cellar ButtressD  
46Devil's DelightE1 5b *3
47Devil's CellarVD 2
48Cool Chute ExitS  
50Easy SlabVD  
51Easy GullyM 1
52God's Little AcreHVS 5a 3
53Junior SlabHVS 5b  
54Devil's NordwandE1 5b **34
55Hell-BentE2 5b 1
56Devil's FissureE1 5b *2
57Devil's DoghouseHVS 5c  
58FaustusE2 5c  
59Devil's DiveVS 4b  
60InfernoVS 4c  
61North SlabsVS 4c  
62TranquillityHVS 4c  
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for the winter routes see Devils Kitchen (Cwm Idwal) - Winter
michael burrows - 17/Jun/13
Where are the Winter Routes?
Christheclimber - 03/Apr/11
No mention at all of the winter routes there? Icefall country if the conditions are right............
AJM - 01/Mar/05