Main Slab

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Sun and Shade
8 mins
Level
Abseil
Tidal

The slab is split in two with the easier routes including Caerfai Crack on the left-hand section, and the harder and thinner climbing on the clean right-hand slab. Bring plenty of microwires with you.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Mildred Mindwarp
The left arete of the slab, heading to a rightwards-trending finishing crack.
 
1 Stars
HS
2
White Wall
The left-hand side of the wall brings you to the twin-cracks finish just to the right of Mildred Mindwarp.
 
1 Stars
HS
3
Nameless
This one feels a little steeper. Climb the slab to a slot, trend left to better holds in a horizontal break, then climb the...
 
1 Stars
VS
4
Unknown Sentry
The line direct past the sentry box. Never claimed but frequently climbed.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS
5
The Byrn
The clean slab/wall left of Caerfai Crack has some testing moves. Climb the wall, moving gradually leftwards to gain the...
 
1 Stars
VS
6
Caerfai Crack
An alluring feature. Climb the lower slab to gain the most pronounced crack, and follow it to the top. Low in grade.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
HS
7
White Corner
The left-hand corner gives a pleasant easier route.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
D
8
Submarine Slab
Climb the narrow slab between the two corners and pull right over the steeper section onto a nice finishing slab.
1 user comment
 VS
9
Scorch Groove
The right-hand groove is also good.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
D
10
Orogeny
An exhilarating line. Climb the thin crack, then make tricky moves up and leftwards, to gain the prominent arete. Finish...
 
2 Stars
Loose
E2
11
Armorican
Brilliant; the crag's best route. Sprint up the lower crack, than ease your pace for the lengthy wobble up the balder slab...
3 user comments
 
3 Stars
VS
12
Age Gap
Climb the right-trending crack (thin on gear) to a convergence with Age Concern, step right then dive up the slab above, past a...
 
1 Stars
E2
13
Age Concern
Fine climbing, this is the original start. Follow the leftwards slash, then step right to the peg runner. Finish as for Age...
 
1 Stars
E3
14
Uncertain Smile
A circuitous wander up the right side of the big slab; top entertainment! Start a little right of the lower triangular recess....
 
2 Stars
E2
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  • Latest Comments

    For CRAIG CAERFAI

    White Corner
    "Changed from D * to D *, no votes" 05/Jun

    Armorican
    "Lovely, well protected 4c/5a climbing in an impressive situation. Top slab has n..." 04/May

    Unknown Sentry
    "A nice slabby intro then stonking gear for the short, sharp crux (which I'd give..." 26/Jul

    Armorican
    "Superb route. Upper slab is unprotected but easy. Climbing below is sustained an..." 16/Apr

    Armorican
    "Straightforward and safe but excellent climbing. It was worth visiting St Davids..." 04/Sep

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