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 extensive area -extending from the sea-cliffs of Cardigan in the south-west to the mountains of southern Snowdonia (Cadair Idris and Yr Arran massif) to the gritstone outcrops of the Rhinogau, to the old slate quarries of the Dinas Mawddwy and Barmouth areas and as far east as the Berwyn hills.

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 RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.