Trwyn y Gorlech (Lleyn)

Climbs 22 – Rocktype Granodiorite – Altitude 6m a.s.l – Faces NW

Crag features
5 Buttresses spread along the coast south west of Trefor on the Lleyn Peninsula. No. 5 buttress is the largest and contains the classic Avernus

Access notes
Access directly from the beach

Guidebooks
Lleyn (2002),
Out of print: Lleyn (1998)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 NO 1 BUTTRESS  
2Holly Tree ButtressVD 2
 NO 2 BUTTRESS  
4All an IllusionVS 4c 1
5The Diminutive DihedralHVS 5b 1
 NO 3 AND NO 4 BUTTRESS  
7AvernusHVS 4c ***16
 NO5 BUTTRESS  
9East FaceVD  
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Return description in North Wales Rock a bit misleading. Go up to the top of the small quarry where the quarry track heads inland towards some telegrph poles which lead up to a col, as you near the col you join a major track which leads you back down to Trefor, it's an hours walk. Do not underestimate this route, it is a big day out with very tricky route finding, testing grassy mantleshelves, good exposure, think in terms of a proper alpine route.
Mike Raine - 13/Sep/09
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