GLYDER FACH


A fine set of mountain crags with some great old classics. In particular Direct Route, climbed in 1907, will send shivers down your spine when you start to wonder what on earth the first ascensionist used to protect the crack other than courage.

Routes

17 trad routes (M...E7)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
or shade
Approach walk Other
Dolmen Buttress
A well-grooved tower perched high on the right-hand side of this section of the cliff.
3
Trad
Afternoon sun
Uphill

60 mins

Hawk's Nest Buttress
A chunky and striking arete perched above steep ground, offering good climbing in a grand setting. ...
8
Trad
Evening sun
Uphill

60 mins

Windy
Direct Route
A fine bastion of Chamonix-style rock, with a great selection of lower and middle grade routes. The...
6
Trad
Evening sun
Uphill

60 mins

Windy
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