North Wales Bouldering

Author Simon Panton
Published Ground Up (2017)
ISBN 978-0-9554417-9-0

Website www.groundupclimbing.com

Review

The long awaited and superb guide to bouldering in North Wales


Crags covered by this Guide
Anglesey crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anglers Zawn (Benllech)41LimestoneE
Fedw Fawr98LimestoneN
The Ghost Cave (Treaddur Bay)34QuartziteSW
Clwyd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Maeshafn73LimestoneW
Pantymwyn (Devil's Gorge)109Limestone?
Ruthin Escarpment (Pwllglas Rocks)68LimestoneW
Conwy crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Angel Bay100LimestoneNW
George's Crack Area26UNKNOWN?
Parisella's Cave148LimestoneE
Pigeon's Cave74LimestoneN
Rhiw Goch Boulders30Rhyolite?
Sunny Wall20LimestoneW
Tal y Fan23UNKNOWNall
Denbighshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
GOP Cave bouldering25LimestoneS
Gwynedd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Beddgelert Forest24DoleriteNE
Beddgelert Forest. The Shocker area16Dolerite?
Bogside Boulder30Welsh igneousNW
Braichmelyn Bach Boulder8UNKNOWN?
Braichmelyn Block9UNKNOWN?
Braichmelyn Boulder28RhyoliteSW
Caeddafydd9Rhyolite?
Carreg Hyll-Drem45MicrograniteSW
Carreg y Foel Gron78Welsh igneousSW
Carreg yr Ogof66GritstoneW
Crafnant bouldering52Doleriteall
Craig Nant y Fedw35RhyoliteNW
Craig Y Gesail Bouldering20Dolerite?
Creigiau'r Garth12Welsh igneousS
Cromlech boulders272Welsh igneousSW
Cwm Glas Bach Boulders57Rhyolite?
Cwm y Foel35DoleriteS
Fachwen65Volcanic tuffall
Fontainefawr38Granite?
Idwal Cottage Crag29Welsh igneous?
Milestone Buttress Boulders95Rhyolite?
Mur Pen Clegir30UNKNOWNN
Mynydd y Graig66Doleriteall
Pac man boulders32Rhyolite?
Parc Dudley26UNKNOWNE
Pen y Gwryd boulder14Dolerite?
Pont Gyfyng, Cwm Pennant9Dolerite?
Porth nefoedd74Gabbroall
Porth Ysgo242Gabbro?
RAC Boulders128Rhyoliteall
Roadkill Block13UNKNOWN?
Talfarach54GabbroS
Tanygrisiau Boulders100UNKNOWN?
The Bends Crag8Welsh igneousNE
The Sheep Pen85RhyoliteNW
The Spike6UNKNOWN?
Wavelength Boulders212Rhyoliteall