Regional Access Database

Advice Barmouth Slabs

Great setting, nice slab routes.

BMC Area Wales Rock Type Volcanic
Climbing Area Mid-Wales Access Status Advice
County Gwynedd CRoW Land Yes
Importance Local No. of Routes
Ownership Private Year Developed 1960
Within National Park No Grid Reference SH619165

The crag is on private and the owner charges local outdoor educational centres for access. Due to the CROW Act Individual climbers now have a stautory right of access.

The crag is now on Open Access land. See map here;

A very large area -with a variety of cliffs, including the mountain cliffs of Cadair Idris and Yr Arran mtns, to the gritstone outcrops of the Rhinogau, to the old slate quarries of the Dinas Mawddwy and Barmouth areas.

This page was last updated on 26/09/2012. RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.