The view off the coast above "Dream of Wild Horses...
The climbing in Wales is focused around the North in the Snowdonia
, and on the South Coast at Pembroke
. Both areas offer fantastic climbing, which will keep any visitor busy for any length of vacation.
For the Pembroke coast, from London head West on the M4. For Snowdonia head North West on the M1 then the M6, then the A5 passing through Shrewsbury.
Weather station 13.8 miles from here
53 Total Routes
['4 Stars',21],['3 Stars',23],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Wales:
Featured Route For Wales
A Dream of White Horses 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : Gogarth
Beautifully named and a true North Welsh classic - and not even in the mountains of Snowdonia. Made famous by a spectacular picture in one of the Royal Robbins Rockcraft books. If you're in Wales, do this route. Although if the waves are big the climb may be wet.It takes a traversing line leftwards across the huge and exposed Wen Slab for a few pitches on good holds with the odd tricky bit here and there, then makes a spectacular traverse across the arch (or Zawn) and up onto the grass.When I di...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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