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Tremadog  


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Elevation: 100'
Location: 52.9398, -4.1421 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Dec 29, 2009
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Description 

Tremadog has a collection of crags that hold some of the best routes in Wales. The crags are situated south of the Snowdon massive and are climbable year round. Many of the routes are steeped in history and some controversy.

There are four main crags that make up the area:

A trip to wales would not be complete without a session or two spent here - so take the time and enjoy.

Getting There 

The crags are situated around the village of Tremadog.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.8 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Tremadog:
Creagh Dhu Wall   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 3 pitches, 180'   Craig y Castell - Crag of t... : Main Wall
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Featured Route For Tremadog
P2 of Creag Dhu Wall - very photogenic apart from the building site!

Creagh Dhu Wall 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Main Wall
1. Climb the corner on the right of the nose for 40 feet until possible to traverse right to a crack which is followed up to a good ledge.2. Move left to the arete and follow this up to a good stance.3. Move up left and into a niche. Pass the overhang on either side and finish above....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Chris Owen
Administrator
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Jan 24, 2010
When the mountains are rainy Tremadoc is a good option. The rock is granite, similar to Taquitz or Suicide. Don't miss Eric Jones' Cafe - camping is available here also.
By john strand
From: southern colo
Jan 31, 2010
WOW ! The rock is pretty good but like Suicide ?
By Rob Davies UK
From: Cheshire, UK
Oct 19, 2011
The rock at Tremadog is not actually granite, as it's much finer in texture with none of the crystals you find in granite. It is a volcanic rock: augite-dolerite according to the geological notes in a guidebook written in the days when guidebooks included such background.
By Chris Owen
Administrator
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Dec 16, 2011
First rock climb I ever did was Poor Man's Peuterey.