Clogwyn y Wenallt

Climbs 20 – Rocktype Dolerite – Altitude 200m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Steep juggy climbing on good rock. Can be hard to find start of routes.

Approach notes
The dome-shaped crag just NE of Llyn Gwynant. Take the A498 and then head to Hafod y Rhisgl on the old road about 50m on. Park under trees. Cross the river by the footbridge (about 300m above the lake) and continue through the wood - about 10 minutes' walk.

North Wales Climbs (2013), North Wales Classics (2010), North Wales Rock (2006), Tremadog and Cwm Silyn (1989) (1989)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1CaligulaE1 5b 4
2BovrilVS 4c 10
3FerdinandE2 5b ***70
4Carol CrackHVS 4c 8
5ToreroE1 5a 23
6TorreadorE1 5c 3
7OxoVS 4c **86
8FishboxE5 6b ** 
9The Death WisherE2 5c **18
10PoacherE5 6b **6
11BovineHVS 5b **115
12OxineVS 4c ***223
13oxo - 1st 2 pitchesHS 4b 3
14ShakeVS 22
15ToreadorE1 5b **5
16BoxineVS 4c ***1
17BoveroE2 5b **6
18King of the Swingersf7B+ ***1
19Billy Goats Grufff7A ***1
20The MatadorHVS 5a 1
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Bovine is well worthy of the three stars it gets. Worth visiting the crag for this climb alone.
Neil - 20/Aug/03
Steep crag, not for inexperienced climbers!
Stuart - 15/Jul/02