Gower & SE Wales

Author Goi Ashmore and Roy Thomas
Published South Wales Mountaineering Club (1991)
ISBN 1-871890-94-2

Wide-ranging guide, most popular for inclusion of Three Cliffs Bay and the Rhossili-Thurba Head areas. Also includes inland sandstone crags (less popular with visitors). No bouldering suggestions. Indexed.

Crags covered by this Guide
Bridgend crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Cwm Dimbath25Sandstone (hard)W
Ogmore (Main)103LimestoneS
Caerphilly crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Cwmcarn Quarry5Sandstone (hard)SW
Llanbradach Quarry107Sandstone (hard)E
Penallta56Sandstone (hard)S
Cardiff crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Taffs Well Main67LimestoneW
Taffs Well West52LimestoneN
Gwent crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Quarry Mawr (Sirhowy)43Sandstone (hard)W
Gwynedd crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Lakeside Boulders (ogwen)10UNKNOWNSE
Merthyr Tydfil crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Baltic Quarry27LimestoneW
Cefn Coed61LimestoneW
Morlais Quarries112LimestoneNW
Taf Fechan Quarry32LimestoneNW
Twynau Gwynion Quarries29LimestoneNE
Powys crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Llangattock Escarpment (Chwar Pant y Rhiw)94LimestoneNW
Llangattock Escarpment (Craig y Castell)58LimestoneNE
Llangattock Escarpment (Eastern Edge)68LimestoneN
Rhondda Cynon Taff crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Coed-Ely (Gladys Quarry)20Sandstone (hard)W
Cwmaman Main and Cwmaman West Quarries37Sandstone (hard)S
Cymmer (Punk Rocks)20Sandstone (hard)E
Ferndale18Sandstone (hard)E
Navigation Quarry52Sandstone (hard)W
The Darren (aka Lan Quarry)40Sandstone (hard)SW
The Gap125Sandstone (hard)NE
Treherbert Quarrry (Rhondda Pillar)58Sandstone (hard)?
South Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
White Rocks5Sandstone (hard)?
Swansea crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Boiler Slab21LimestoneS
Caswell Bay73LimestoneSW
Cathedral Wall area30Limestone?
Conservative Club Crag3LimestoneS
Dinas Rock239LimestoneSW
Fall Bay Buttress, King Wall, Giants Cave, Devils98LimestoneS
Great Tor81LimestoneS
Great Tor East45LimestoneS
Grey Wall10LimestoneW
Juniper Wall17LimestoneSE
Limeslade Crag86Limestoneall
Little Tor26LimestoneS
Molar Wall, White Edge, Block Buttress, Trident Gu82LimestoneS
Paviland Far Far West, Paviland Far West19LimestoneS
Pennard, Graves End Wall78LimestoneW
Pobbles Bay49LimestoneS
Ravenscliff Gully9LimestoneS
Shire Combe17LimestoneSW
Three Cliffs Bay41LimestoneS
Thurba Head20LimestoneW
Tor Bay Gower20LimestoneSW
Trial Wall18LimestoneNW
White Pillar5LimestoneS
Yellow Wall, Eyeball Wall, Jackys Tor, Cathedral W71LimestoneS
Vale of Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Wenvoe (Whitehall) Quarry17LimestoneW