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At UKC we are all climbers and we understand the strong urge to be outdoors as the weather is finally improving.

Please proceed with caution though. More details.

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Climbs 100
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 4m a.s.l
Faces W

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Solitude on a Bank Holiday... © Mark Westerman

Crag features

As Gogarth is to Anglesey, so Cilan is to the Lleyn. The showpiece of the area with big, bold lines in a beautiful and adventurous setting. Just don't expect to queue.

Approach notes

There are nesting restrictions on most areas running 1st Feb - 31st July - check guide for details.

Restricted Access

Early in the nesting season please be aware that there could be nesting ravens on unrestricted cliffs and if spotted please chose another route.

Seasonal Restrictions

Dates: 1 February to 31 July

Reason: Nesting Birds

The restrictions are as follows:

Trwyn y Ffosle: 1st April - 31st July
Fisherman's Zawn: 1st April - 31st July
Trwyn Melyn: 1st April - 31st July
Trwyn Carreg Y Tir: 1st February - 31st July
Cannon Zawn : 1st April - 31st July
China Town Zawn: 1st February - 31st July
Trwyn y Fulfran Slabs: 1st February - 31st July
Paitsh: 1st February - 31st July - Restriction covers the whole crag in 2016
Black Bay: 1st February - 31st July
Through Cave Area: 1st February - 31st July
Zawn One or Cilan North: 1st February - 31st July
Cilan Main Cliff: 1st February - 31st July
Three Caves Area: 1st February - 31st July
Zawn Two: 1st February - 31st July
Multi Storey Wall: 1st February - 31st July
Mur y Mor: 1st February - 31st July
Mur y Fulfran: 1st February - 31st July
Acapulco Zawn: 1st February - 31st July
Trwyn Cilan Zawn: 1st February - 31st July
Crystal Zawn: 1st April - 31st July
Vatican Zawn: 1st April - 31st July
 

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