Craig Y Castell

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Trad
Lots of sun!
Uphill
15 mins
Sheltered

Scramble down a steep path/gully to the right (looking in) of the cliff - this can be difficult to follow. Alternatively make 2 abseils from the top of Craig Dhu Wall via an intermediate tree, or 1 abseil if you have 60m ropes. Guidebook page 226.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
One Step in the Crowds
A worthwhile trip up the left-hand side of the buttress. It gets a bit squeezed at the top, hence the name.1) 5b, 30m....
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
E1 5b
2
Creagh Dhu Wall Top 50
The route of the crag, great climbing up a big bulky buttress on lovely rock.1) 4b, 32m. Climb the groove that leads to the...
 
3 Stars
HS 4b
3
The Wasp
Quality and varied crack-and-groove work. Start up the steep groove on the left-hand side of the central bay of the...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5c
4
Tensor
A stunning top pitch makes this route what it is. Sustained with a hard pull through the final roof on the second pitch. Start...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E2 6a
5
Tarantula/Tantalus
A route that takes the best two pitches from these routes and combines them into one stunning E1. The first pitch is technical...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5b
6
Mensor
A rather pleasant route that can be climbed in one long pitch if you are careful with your ropes. Start below a pinnacle right...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4c