Firefly

Adjacent Areas
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Trad and Sport
Morning sun
1 min
Uphill
Sheltered
Restricted Access

This is the rightmost section of the wall visible from Llandudno and is home to a high quality line-up of both trad and sport lines. Approach (see map on page 324) - Drive along the Marine Drive to the bend and park with care. The wall is above and to the left. a No climbing before 6pm, on all Bank Holiday weekends and during the 6 week summer holiday.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Private Investigations
A perplexing and scary start leads to a groove. The crucial wire is difficult to place. The moves above are hard but better...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
E5 6b
2
Klondike
Good open climbing. Pull over the roof and make an awkward traverse left. Climb the blank wall then move back right via an...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
3
Pocket City
Superb climbing direct above the corner.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3 6a
4
Sourdough
A right-hand variation finish to Pocket City.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E4 6a
5
Sourdough Direct
The direct start to Sourdough leads to a fiddly finish on the left with poor footholds.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5 6b
6
Solid Gold
Great sustained climbing. The steep lower wall leads to a fine finishing corner.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3 6a
7
Captain Fingers
An excellent route up the rounded arete past three bolts. Wires are needed to get to the first bolt and handy for the top.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a+
8
Firefly
A brilliant route up the prominent groove reached by a steep undercut start with a bolt.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
E3 5c
9
Mr. Chips
A good technical right-hand finish to Firefly.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a
10
You've Had Your Chips
The direct start to Mr.Chips adds a bit to the difficulty level.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
7b
11
After the Gold Rush
The the next groove on the wall.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6c
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