Craig y Clipiau

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Lots of sun!
Uphill
15 mins

Whilst not as big as its neighbours, it more than makes up for it in steepness. Expect to get pumped! See description and map page 261. Head over the back of the crag and down a gully on its left. Follow this down to a quarried track and walk along it to the base of the crag. Guidebook page 264.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Africa Rib
A pleasant route up an airy rib. Start below a crack leading through a short steep section behind a boulder. 1) 13m. Make a...
 
2 Stars
VD
2
Usher's Dilemma
A bolder and harder variation on Africa Rib. Start to the right of the boulder Africa Rib starts at, below a slab.1) 14m....
 
1 Stars
HS 4a
3
Brys
A pleasant route, but bold in places. Best enjoyed as one long pitch, or take the optional belay and move into Eagle Finish at...
 
1 Stars
Technical
HVS 5a
4
Asahel
A good route, although some of the gear is fiddly so requires a steady approach. Start just left of the overhanging...
 
2 Stars
Technical
HS 4a
5
Eagle Finish
A stunning finish for either Brys or Asahel. Move up the slab towards the overhang to a groove that leads steeply right past a...
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
6
Great Feet/Mean Feat
Start 5m right of Asahel in a grassy bay. Move up leftwards over a bulge and follow quartz holds to a groove. Shuffle left...
 
2 Stars
E1 5b
7
Crimson Cruiser
A belter of a pitch which is slightly spoilt by the rest ledges. Climb Great Feet to the groove. Move right and climb up to the...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E5 6a
8
Mean Feat
Start at the top of a grass rake. 1) 4b, 17m. Climb the traverse line leftwards to a stance below the V-groove.2) 5a,...
 
2 Stars
HVS 5a
9
Double Criss
A good route, although testing and totally traditional in its second pitch.1) 4b, 28m. Start just in from the arete and...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
Graunchy
HVS 5a