North Wales Bouldering

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



The long awaited and superb guide to bouldering in North Wales

Crags covered by this Guide
Anglesey crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anglers Zawn (Benllech)41LimestoneE
Fedw Fawr99LimestoneN
The Ghost Cave (Treaddur Bay)34QuartziteSW
Clwyd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Pantymwyn (Devil's Gorge)110Limestone?
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 Fan25UNKNOWNall
Denbighshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
GOP Cave bouldering26LimestoneS
Gwynedd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Beddgelert Forest24DoleriteNE
Beddgelert Forest. The Shocker area16Dolerite?
Bogside Boulder31Welsh igneousNW
Braichmelyn Bach Boulder8UNKNOWN?
Braichmelyn Block9UNKNOWN?
Braichmelyn Boulder28RhyoliteSW
Carreg Hyll-Drem45MicrograniteSW
Carreg y Foel Gron78Welsh igneousSW
Carreg yr Ogof67GritstoneW
Coed Doctor3SlateNW
Crafnant bouldering56Doleriteall
Craig Nant y Fedw36RhyoliteNW
Craig Peniel25Rhyoliteall
Craig Y Gesail Bouldering20Dolerite?
Creigiau'r Garth12Welsh igneousS
Cromlech boulders286Welsh igneousSW
Cwm Glas Bach Boulders57Rhyolite?
Cwm y Foel35DoleriteS
Fachwen65Volcanic tuffall
Gallt Yr Ogof42RhyoliteN
Idwal Cottage Crag30Welsh igneous?
Milestone Buttress Boulders98Rhyolite?
Mur Pen Clegir30UNKNOWNN
Mynydd y Graig66Doleriteall
Pac man boulders32Rhyolite?
Pant Ifan Bouldering40Doleriteall
Parc Dudley26UNKNOWNE
Pen y Gwryd boulder14Dolerite?
Pont Gyfyng, Cwm Pennant9Dolerite?
Porth nefoedd74Gabbroall
Porth Ysgo243Gabbro?
RAC Boulders128Rhyoliteall
Roadkill Block13UNKNOWN?
Tanygrisiau Boulders100UNKNOWN?
The Bends Crag8Welsh igneousNE
The Sheep Pen87RhyoliteNW
The Spike6UNKNOWN?
Wavelength Boulders216Rhyoliteall