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The whole Eglwyseg escarpment is both a Site Of Special Scientific Interest and an European designated Special Area Of Conservation. 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

Applies to the whole crag but will be reviewed mid season and lifed early if the birds fail to nest here.  
12m.

Rockfax Description
Good technical climbing but high in the grade. Follow Evader to the block overhang, then pull over to a good ledge as for Cat in a Rat Trap. Move rightwards across the yellow wall to gain a high groove that is followed to a yew tree on the terrace. © Rockfax

FA. Stuart Cathcart, M.Hughes 18.9.79 18/Sep/1979.

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The Minstrel

Grade: E1 5b ***
(Maeshafn)

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