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North Wales Climbs

North Wales Climbs Rockfax Cover, 176 kb
Author Mark Reeves, Jack Geldard, Mark Glaister
Published Rockfax (2013)
ISBN 978-1-873341-82-7

Website www.rockfax.com/climbing-...

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North Wales Climbs covers the best climbing from the whole of this huge and varied area. The book is modelled on the very popular West Country Climbs which set a new standard for selected climb guidebooks back in 2010. It contains all the routes from the 2010 publication North Wales Classics and many more routes and areas, with expanded descriptions and much bigger photo-topos.

The book covers all the major mountain crags from Llanberis Pass, to Cloggy; and from Ogwen to the Carneddau. It also includes the Llanberis Slate quarries, Tremadog, the Moelwyns, the Gwynant Valley, Mid-Wales, Gogarth and the North Coast Limestone.

Example Pages from this Guidebook
North Wales Climbs - example page 1, 238 kb
North Wales Climbs - example page 2, 232 kb
North Wales Climbs - example page 3, 197 kb
Example Page from North Wales Climbs, Gogarth Main Cliff, 180 kb

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Crags covered by this Guide
Anglesey crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Gogarth North Stack and Main Cliff300QuartziteW
Gogarth South Stack205QuartziteSW
Holyhead Mountain136QuartziteSW
Rhoscolyn160QuartziteS
Conwy crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Castell y Gwynt30LimestoneN
Castle Inn Quarry62LimestoneS
Lower Pen Trwyn80LimestoneE
Pen Trwyn305LimestoneE
Penmaen Head69LimestoneW
Gwynedd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Australia273Slate?
Barmouth Quarry32SlateS
Barmouth Slabs34GritstoneSE
Bus Stop Quarry108Slate?
Cader Idris (Cyfrwy)25MicrograniteN
California37SlateS
Carnedd Y Filiast (Cairn of the Greyhound Bitch)34RhyoliteSE
Carreg Alltrem24RhyoliteW
Carreg Hyll-Drem45MicrograniteSW
Carreg Mianog45Sandstone (hard)SE
Carreg Wastad68RhyoliteS
Clogwyn Bochlwyd18RhyoliteNW
Clogwyn Cyrau107RhyoliteS
Clogwyn Du'r Arddu (Cloggy)209RhyoliteN
Clogwyn y Ddysgl64RhyoliteNW
Clogwyn y Garnedd34Welsh igneousNE
Clogwyn y Grochan89RhyoliteS
Clogwyn y Wenallt22DoleriteS
Clogwyn yr Eryr (Crafnant)86UNKNOWNSE
Clogwyn yr Oen (Moelwyns)32RhyoliteSE
Craig Aderyn (Teyrn Bluffs)9RhyoliteSW
Craig Braich Ty Du (Arm of the Black House)44RhyoliteS
Craig Bwlch y Moch (Tremadog)193DoleriteS
Craig Cywarch (aka Craig Cowarch)259Welsh igneousE
Craig Ddu50RhyoliteSW
Craig Lloer43RhyoliteNE
Craig Pant Ifan (Tremadog)170DoleriteS
Craig y Castell (Tremadog)64DoleriteSW
Craig y Gesail (Tremadog)61DoleriteSW
Craig y Rhaeadr21RhyoliteNW
Craig Y Tonnau20UNKNOWNS
Craig Yr Ogof (Cliff of the Cave)14RhyoliteS
Craig Yr Ogof (Cwm Silyn)56RhyoliteSW
Craig Yr Wrysgan64RhyoliteSE
Craig Yr Ysfa81RhyoliteE
Cwm Cneifion33RhyoliteNW
Cyrn Las (Gyrn Las)31RhyoliteE
Dali's Hole92Slate?
Devils Kitchen (Cwm Idwal) - (Clogwyn y Geifr)92IceN
Dinas Cromlech79RhyoliteS
Dinas Mot127RhyoliteN
Esgair Maen Gwyn (Scimitar Ridge)42RhyoliteE
Glyder Fach99RhyoliteN
Glyder Fawr crag47RhyoliteN
Idwal Slabs (aka Cwm Idwal)119RhyoliteW
Llech Ddu (Black Slab)44RhyoliteN
Llechau Mawr50GritstoneNE
Lliwedd140RhyoliteN
Milestone Buttress48RhyoliteNW
Rainbow Slab Area177SlateE
Serengeti67SlateE
Simdde Ddu80RhyoliteSE
Sub Cneifion Rib8RhyoliteNW
Tryfan91RhyoliteE
Tryfan Fach (Little Tryfan)27RhyoliteNW
Vivian Quarry156SlateS
Y Grisiau10GritstoneNW
Ysgolion Duon (Black Ladders)48RhyoliteN
Powys crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Gist Ddu10RhyoliteE