Clogwyn Llo (aka Cwm Glas Facet)

Climbs 29 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 400m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
Initially looks unpromising, with large ledges, but provides some good climbs at all levels with single- and muli-pitch routes up to 300ft. Probably best for Far From The Madding Throng (E2 5c), which it all is.

Access notes
Follow a track from behind Cwn Glas cottage, passing behind a ruined building and then acquires walls. At the old wire fence bear up and L to a stone wall below a broken area of minor cliffs. Above is the crag proper.

Guidebooks
Llanberis (2009),
Out of print: Llanberis (2003), Llanberis Pass (1994)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
 LEFT BUTRESS 
2AratnerphobiaE2 5c
3SubstanceE4 5c
4Catflea MassacreE3 5c
5Forty Years OnVS 4c
6Fox GloveS
7Of Mice and MenE3 5c
8Tafod y GorsVS 4b
9ThemaE1 5b *
10Inoculation WallHS
11Profound LichenE1 5b
12Leurve ShackVS 4c
13The Wrath of Grapes IIHVS 5b
14Swine Flu WallS
 RIGHT BUTRESS 
16Lore and Hors d'oeuvreVS 4c *
17The Band of HopeD
18BetaVS 4c *
19Melons Rip My FleshE5 6a
20KermitE6 6b
21Far From The Madding ThrongE2 5c **
22The TryptychE1 5c *
23Spanking For BegginersE5 6b *
24Eager SubmissionE3 5c *
25MelancholonyE7 6b **
26DolefulE4 6b
27The DolemenE3 6a
28GrazerE6 6a
29That's LifeE4 6a
30Two DogsE5 6a
31The Bed of NailsE2 5c *
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