Restricted Access

The whole Eglwyseg escarpment is both a Site Of Special Scientific Interest. This means that any deliberate or reckless damage or disturbance to the features of the site (inc. to nesting birds, vegetation clearance or drilling) could be regarded as a criminal act.


Seasonal Restrictions

Dates: 15 February to 15 July

Reason: Nesting Birds

Restrictions normally apply from the route  "Black & Blue"  to the far south side of the crag ("Freshly Dug") inclusive - all routes between and including these routes are usually restricted from Feb 15th until July 15th. Look out for marker posts on the cliff base to confirm the restrictions.   All routes on the right hand side of Nemesis wall sector and all of Dawn Buttress sector are affected by this restriction.





20m, 2 pitches. No description has been contributed for this climb.

FA. Bob Dearman, Dave Riley, Tom Hurley with aid 1969, free climbed by Stuart Cathcart, Tom Curtis, Malcolm Cameron in 1979.


Extreme Girdle , Clwyd Limestone *** Routes


User Date Notes
pneame 22 Feb, 1970 Show βeta
βeta: Retreated from the same point each time - pitch 4? Large ledge.
Show beta
βeta: Retreated from the same point each time - pitch 4? Large ledge.

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A World in Harmony

Grade: E2 5b ***
(Dinbren Crags)

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