Inn Crag

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Inn Crag
Rock Type Natural Sandstone
Climbing Style Trad
Approach Time
Area Sandstone
Sub Area Sandstone Far Western Valleys
WGS-84 Location 51.692652, -3.741261
OS Grid Ref. SN 797 007
WGS-84 Parking Location
GR Parking Location
Base Elevation 71 metres (SRTM Estimation)
General Info
Faces Direction South East
Wind Sheltered
Climbing Type
Crags Within 5.0 km

Abercregan, Cilfrew Main Crag, Cilfrew Outlying Areas, Cilfrew Ravens Cliff, Inn Crag


Natural Sandstone.

No bolts, unless its quarried.


Scattered outcrops and boulders within the woodland near Rock and Fountain Inn, Aberdulais.

The rock is rough naturally weathered Pennant Sandstone.

Best in winter when the foliage dies back.

Climbs are split between predominantly cam protected leads, solos and boulder problems.


The crag lies in the woodland north-east of the Rock and Fountain Inn.

Burgerboss Buttress is roadside, approx 100m north of the pub.


All routes have easy descents around the back of the outcrops.



Nice gritty rock, close to the road.

  1. Chillah Gorilla - HVS, 5a
    Start at a large head height pocket , a few feet right of the jutting flake. Climb from the pocket into a left facing side pull flake , pull into a right facing side pull flake then up and right into a line of jugs to the top. 9 m.

  2. Burgerboss - HS, 4b
    Climb up and on top of the jutting flake then move left into crack to finish. 10 m.


About 100m away, up onto more level ground and rightwards, is the top of the Main Crag. Clamber down the gully to the left side of Wimberry Buttress.

Honeycomb Buttress

  1. Roots Manuka - HVS, 5a
    Start 1 foot right of left arête at ground level. Use pocket for left hand and flakes for right to climb into honeycomb pocketed wall leading into steep corner with hard move to gain ledge. 12 m.

  2. A Man's Work - HVS, 5a/b *
    The open corner in the centre of the buttress with a triangular roof at half height. 14 m.

    Up and right, and right of the descent gully, is a shorter juggy slab.

Line of A Man's Work.

Wimberry Slab

  1. Very Berry - Sev
    Climb the left arête on excellent holds. 8m.

Yellow Lichen Slab

Further right is another similar slab with capping overhang

  1. Let Da Monkey Out - HS, 4b
    Climb the centre of the slab starting with a flake and then climb through the capping roof. 9 m.


Porthole Boulder

The first boulder encountered up and left of Roadside Buttress.

  1. Portholes - font ? **
    The obvious portholes are excellent fun and slightly trickier than anticipated.

  2. Porthole Boulder.
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  1. Chillah Gorilla - W Calvert - 23/02/2019
  2. Burgerboss - W Calvert - 23/02/2019


Honeycomb Buttress

  1. Roots Manuka - W Calvert- 29/03/2019
  2. A Man's Work - A Rosier - 12/07/2019

Wimberry Slab

  1. Very Berry - W Calvert - 29/04/2019

Yellow Lichen Slab

  1. Let da Monkey Out - W Calvert - 06/04/2019


Porthole Boulder