Penberth

Climbs 41 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude ? – Faces S

Crag features
Up to 20m good solid granite. Diffs to E grades. Lots of routes described on "Bluedome" - were deemed to be lacking in stature for previous guidebook - good beginners crag.

Access notes
Limited parking above cove. Walk down to the cove and follow coast path eastwards to crown of headland. Go down righthand side of headland (facing out) and cramble down to sea-level. Traverse back right (facing in).

This leads to the outer rocks on the left arm that forms the cove. The first feature is a rocky outcrop on the left, with an obvious roof. It is important NOT to climb on this, as it is covered with greenery (lichen) and to clean it may cause offence to the National Trust who owns the cove. Below this outcrop is a sloping slab with large boulders at the top. Area 1 is on the seaward side of the slab.

Guidebooks
West Cornwall & Supplement (2000)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1OrganD 5
2Knights ClimbD 5
3WKD!E3 5b *2
4ExcresenceHS 4b 3
5ExcaliburVD 12
6Ex-fileD 9
7Head-RushE1 5a 3
8Head-Rush VariationVS 4c 2
9D.TourVD 3
10D.TainD 13
11The BananaD 3
12Bums RushS 7
13HornetVS 4c 6
14NetS 4a 2
15Sk8er BoiHVS 5b 2
16LeaningHS 4b 3
17YawnS 4b 5
18Race Against TideVD 5
19Dog-LegVD 11
20A-SnipS 3
21RangamuttiS 6
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