Chwar Mawr

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Chwar Mawr
Rock Type Quarried Carboniferous Limestone
Climbing Style
Approach Time
Area Inland Limestone
Sub Area Llangattock
WGS-84 Location
OS Grid Ref. SO195157 - SO185158
WGS-84 Parking Location
GR Parking Location
Base Elevation metres
General Info
Faces Direction
Wind Sheltered
Climbing Type


This crag is within the Craig-y-Cilau National Nature Reserve with whom negotiations for a permit to climb must be made. Some routes have been recorded pre 1973, but no-one is known to have received permission since then.


Unknown Wall (S), Mur Ddu - Tom Dodd (S), Shoot Route - Alan Barnie(HS), Insley’s Groove Howard Insley (HVS), Weeping Wall (S), Black Brow (VS), The Harrow (HS), Banana Skin (VS), Pothole Route (D), Rabbit Hole Route (S), Eglwys Faen Buttress (S) mostly Unknown Pre-1973.