This is a selective guidebook covering the best rocking climbing and bouldering to be found in Snowdonia in North Wales, often described as the mecca of British climbing. The guidebook covers an astounding diversity of crags from classic mountain routes and bouldering to wild sea cliff adventures and immaculate sport routes, there is something for everyone no matter your tastes and capabilities.
The guidebook covers Llanberis (including Cloggy), the Dinorwig Slate Quarries, Ogwen, Tremadog, Gogarth, Lleyn Peninsula, and the Llandudno limestone crags. In total 82 separate crags are detailed featuring 676 routes across a wide range of grades.
Each of the geographical area has an introduction section that describes the character and style of the area, hints about seasonal conditions along with a comprehensive large scale area map. The individual crag chapters provide information regarding aspect, altitude, rock type, climbing style, grid reference, and approach time. All the routes are shown on colour photo topos, along with symbols colour coded to indicate relative difficulty and style (i.e. trad or sport).
Published in May 2014 (3rd edition) by Ground Up Productions, it includes an unprecedented collection of inspiring action shots and wild landscape photographs.
Number of pages is 544.
Size is 120mm x 170mm.