Climbs 34
Rocktype Welsh igneous
Altitude 430m a.s.l
Faces SW

sunny arete 2 © carlh

Crag features

Sketchy guidebook descriptions but it is in there.

The main crag is visible from the road with the slabs of 'tiger feet' and 'elephant crawl' on the left, a central massive detached pinnacle with the climactic route 'inspiration' and then the overhanging arete of 'sickle cell' detached off to the right.

Follow the miner's track around the left side of the crag and a second crag comes into view, overhanging wildly on the left before breaking up into a series of aretes and corners. The routes here are generally excellent although are a fair bit dirtier than the main crag as they receive a lot less traffic.

Approach notes

There is a reasonable sized car park just off the road and from here there is a well worn, if a bit muddy, footpath and also the start of the miner's track. Spoilt for choice. The crag is on access land.


This is a good little crag. The friction is superb. check out midwales climbing for a update on some new routes
SGD - 07/Jun/10
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Main Crag 
2GrooveM 3
3Top crackD 5
4Cracked Slab left handVD 14
5cracked Slab
VD 42
6Tiger FeetVS 4b 19
7Elephants Crawl
VD 34
8Moon RockE1 5a 2
9InspirationVD *5
10BedrockE1 5b 1
11InterventionE2 5a 1
12Chimney SweepVD 10
13Crads Wall
E3 6a 5
VS 4
15Interesting Drug
HVS 5a 2
16Unknown ClimbHS 4b *1
17Rock for BrainsE2 5c *1
18Sickle Cell
E5 6b ** 
 The Miner's Buttress 
20The Crack
E5 6a *1
21Toxic Haste
E5 6a ** 
22Quiet Introductions
VS 4b 4
23Slab Direct
E1 5b 3
24Half Height Fright
VS 4c  
25The Shark's Fin
HS 4b ***5
26Dead Tree Arete
HVS 4c *1
27Sweet Summer Evening
E4 6b 4
28Too Many Children
VS 4c 5
29Not Enough Babes
E1 5c 3
30The Rambler
D 1
31Poised Slab *VD *2
32Over the Void *VD *2
33Bold Over *S **1
34Stepped Ridge *VD 1
35Novitiate *D 1
36House of Cards *HS 4b *1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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