Gower & South-East Wales

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Author Goi Ashmore & Roy Thomas
Published South Wales Mountaineering Club (2004)
ISBN 1-871-890942-?

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Fully updated guidebook to Gower & South East Wales, with coverage of the traditional crags of Gower and extensive coverage of sports climbing throughout the area.

Crags covered by this Guide

Caerphilly crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Fernlea Slabs20Limestone?
Llanbradach Quarry107Sandstone (hard)E
Penallta56Sandstone (hard)S
Cardiff crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Taffs Well Main67LimestoneW
Gwent crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Deri14Sandstone (hard)NW
Deri Park3Sandstone (hard)?
Gimp Crag9Sandstone (hard)?
Henllys Quarry10Sandstone (hard)?
Quarry Mawr (Sirhowy)42Sandstone (hard)W
Tyle-Y-Coch25Sandstone (hard)E
Merthyr Tydfil crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Cefn Coed61LimestoneW
Darren Fawr40Limestone?
Morlais Quarries112LimestoneNW
Troedyrhiw39Sandstone (hard)W
Mid Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Bargoed32Sandstone (hard)?
Box Bay79LimestoneW
Cross Keys Quarry3Sandstone (hard)W
Pant Quarry38Limestone?
Neath Port Talbot crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Crag Craig Fawr10Sandstone (hard)S
Powys crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Llangattock Escarpment (Craig y Castell)58LimestoneNE
Rhondda Cynon Taff crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Blaenllechau19Sandstone (hard)W
Cefnpennar6Sandstone (hard)?
Coed-Ely (Gladys Quarry)20Sandstone (hard)W
Cwmaman Main and Cwmaman West Quarries37Sandstone (hard)S
Edmonston Quarry And Edge6Sandstone (hard)?
Gelli50Sandstone (hard)?
Llantrisant (Drugscliff)6Sandstone (hard)?
Llwynypia9Sandstone (hard)E
Mountain Ash Quarry78Sandstone (hard)W
Navigation Quarry52Sandstone (hard)W
Penrhiwceiber Quarry3Sandstone (hard)E
The Gap125Sandstone (hard)NE
The Secret Trebaog Upper Tier10Sandstone (hard)S
Ton Pentre (Ystrad)12Sandstone (hard)?
Trebanog66Sandstone (hard)SW
Trehafod21Sandstone (hard)S
Treherbert Quarrry (Rhondda Pillar)58Sandstone (hard)?
Upper Mountain Ash5Sandstone (hard)?
Ynysyboeth3Sandstone (hard)?
Ynysybwl7UNKNOWN?
South Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
White Rocks5Sandstone (hard)?
Swansea crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Black Crag0Limestone?
Black Hole Crag12Limestone?
Blue Pool15LimestoneN
Bosco's Den25LimestoneS
Burry Holms10LimestoneSW
Caswell Bay73LimestoneSW
Catacomb Gully28Limestone?
Cefnstylle5Sandstone (hard)?
Dinas Rock239LimestoneSW
Four Gullies21LimestoneS
Foxhole Cove45LimestoneSW
Grey Wall10LimestoneW
Heatherslade Bay15Limestone?
Horses Cliff4LimestoneS
Juniper Wall17LimestoneSE
Limeslade Crag81Limestoneall
Longhole Cliff2LimestoneE
Minchen Hole13Limestone?
North Hill Tor13Limestone?
Overton Cliff10LimestoneS
Oxwich Point16LimestoneS
Oxwich Quarry136LimestoneNE
Pennard, Graves End Wall78LimestoneW
Pobbles Bay49LimestoneS
Pwll Du Quarry, Pwll Du Buttress (aka Lower Goonla25LimestoneS
Ram Grove Crag, Three Sisters, Deborahs Overhang43LimestoneS
Rams Tor13LimestoneW
Rhossili26LimestoneNW
Sheepbone Wall22Limestone?
Silent Fright Buttress2Limestone?
Three Cliffs Bay41LimestoneS
Tor Gro10LimestoneN
Trial Wall18LimestoneNW
Upper Black Hole Crag1LimestoneS
Watch House Crag19LimestoneSW
Watch House East10LimestoneW
White Cove14LimestoneS
White Edge2LimestoneSE
Yellow Wall, Eyeball Wall, Jackys Tor, Cathedral W71LimestoneS
Vale of Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Castle Upon Alun Quarry18LimestoneN
Ogmore by Sea44LimestoneSW
Temple Bay4Limestone?
Witches Point (Stone Wing Cliff, White Witch Crag,141LimestoneSW
West Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Barland Quarry15LimestoneNE
Cwmafan2Sandstone (hard)?
Total climbs2881