Clogwyn yr Oen (Moelwyns)

Climbs 32 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 300m a.s.l – Faces SE

Crag features
The largest and most accessible of the Moelwyns. Single- and muliti-pitch routes up to 385ft. Worth doing: Kirkus's Climb Direct (S), Pinky (VS 4c), Remembrance (E2 5b).

Access notes
As for the rest of the Moelwyns.

Guidebooks
North Wales Climbs (2013), North Wales Classics (2010), North Wales Rock (2006), Meirionnydd (2002), Tremadog and Cwm Silyn (1989) (1989)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1CrossoverHS 4b 28
2Orange OutangHS 4b *140
3PinkyVS 4c **267
4SkerryvoreE2 5b 7
5PlasmaHVS 5a 3
6RemembranceE2 5b 1
7SlateHVS 5a 1
8Kirkus's ClimbS 4a **177
9Kirkus's Climb DirectS 4a **586
10Cuckoo WaltzVS 5a 31
11FlyoverHVS 5a 3
12BlockS 4a 121
13ThumbelinaS 4a 46
14In MemoriamHVS 5a 13
15ChicVD *443
16BentS 4a *315
17SlickVD **520
18SlantVS 4b 27
19SlackS 4a **480
20TightS 15
21Pied PiperS 4a 79
22One for the RoadD 20
23EctoplasmHVS 5a 2
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Approach description in N Wales Classics misses a crucial turning in Tan y Grisiau. Turn left, climbing under the railway, just after you enter the village.
Richard Alderton - 03/May/11