Carreg Hyll-Drem

Climbs 41 – Rocktype Microgranite – Altitude 200m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
The rock type, felsite, gives very steep climbing on odd, smoothish rock: not for slab climbers. Single- and multi-pitch routes up to 220ft, including Hardd (E2 5c) and the "out there!!" route of Samurai Groove (E3 5c).

Access notes
Lies immediately above the A4085 Aberglaslyn to Penrhyndeudraeth road, about 1mi N of Carreg.

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

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Big Fin Reef SquidE5 6b 1
2TroubadorE2 5c  
3King KongE3 5c *14
4King Kong Troubador ConnectionE3 5c ***15
5Compromising PositionsE4 6b * 
6PrimusE2 5c *18
7Sunset TraverseHVS 5a 3
8The BurnerE2 5b **50
9Burner DirectE5 6a ** 
10Raving LunaticE5 6b ** 
11Raging BullE6 6b **1
12Total BullE4 6a  
13Flare UpE6 6c * 
14Samurai GrooveE3 5c ***41
15The Hyll Drem GirdleHVS 5a **295
16Going for GoldE6 6c *** 
17GwyddbwyllE5 6b **2
18The WildebeestE4 6a **20
19Rain ShadowE5 6b ** 
20DionE4 6b * 
21HarddE2 5c ***104
22Hardd OriginalE1 5c **4
23Hardd Wildebeest CombinationE3 5c **5
24Welsh Water SubversionE5 6b 1
25PokerE4 5c  
26The SPookE1 5c  
27BigglesHVS 5a  
28Bay of PigsE6 6b * 
29The WeirpigE5 6b ** 
30First BloodE4 6a * 
31TarzanE3 5c 1
32Ryan's SonE4 6b  
33Central left hand startV4 **26
34The Weirpig startV3 6b 50
35First Blood startV4 6b 39
36Bay of Pigs startV4 6b 55
37Central Righthand StartV4 **65
38Boulder Wall TraverseV4 **72
39The Big Six Fun BoxE5 6b 2
40Hylldrem Linkf7A+ **1
41The Hyll Drem Girdle - Maybelline Finish *HVS 5a 1
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