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Witches Point (Stone Wing Cliff, White Witch Crag,

Vale of Glamorgan, WALES

Climbs 126 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 10m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
One of the best sports climbings spots in the South of Britain. The rocks is like Lower Pen Trwyn.Hanging By A Thread (F6c) is one of the best of its grade anywhere, Edge-Hog (F7b+), Masada (F8a) and Staple Diet (F7b) are all 3 star routes.

There are a lot of shorter routes on the sea walls on the tip itself.

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0.0mm rain
8 °C
13 kph

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8 °C
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8.5mm rain
10 °C
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2.7mm rain
11 °C
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Gower & South-East Wales (2004), South East Wales Sports Climbs (1995), (1995), South Wales Mountaineering Club Wiki

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1In Search Of Bedrock7a+ 4
2Liassic Lark7a *45
3Help Me, Help Me Rhondda7c *22
4The Dai Vinci Coed7c *2
5This god Is Mine7b+ ***32
6Masada8a+ ***15
7Stone WingsE5 6a 2
8The Uninvited Guest7b+ 3
9Mr. T.8a+ **1
10Super Size Me7c+ **1
11Staple Diet7b ***60
12Tragic Moustache7a *23
13Five O'Clock Shadow6c+ **27
14Magic Touch6b *37
15Pelagic Mush6a 68
16Sideburn6b+ *44
17Spear The Bearded Clam5+ 45
18Slurp The Savoury Oyster5+ 12
19PCB5+ 21
20Tufa Joy6c+ 9
21Tufa At The Top7a **27
22Its Tufa At The Bottom7b 5
23Tufa Tennis6c+ *14
24Croeso-I-Gymru6b+ 24
25World vs Gibson7a **25
26Straining At The Leash7b **4
27Leave It To The Dogs7a+ **6
28There's Life In The Old Dog Yet6c+ *39
29Plus Ca Change7b *5
30Hanging By A Thread6c ***97
31Edge-More7b+ 4
32Edge Hog7b+ ***22
33Grow Up7c *2
34Pasty = Man Boobs3+ *18
35Young, Gifted and Beige4 1
36The Overlook7b+ *3
37Anchors Away6b+ 5
38Cast Adrift6b 6
39Broken On The Rocks6a+ 8
40Marooned6a+ 8
42Rabbit From A HatVD  
43Fatman And Nob In3+  
44Gay Batman5 16
45Robin's Yoghurt Supper5 20
46Abra-Ker-Fucking-Dabra5+ 29
47Sorcerer's Assistant6a+ *24
48Magic Circle6b *11
49Smoke And Mirrors6b *17
50Great Expectorations6b **3
51Phlegmatic Solution6c **2
52Evil Ways7b *5
53Evil Kneeful7a+ ***4
54Thin Lizzy6c **14
55Wrasse Wipe6b+ *7
56Wrasseputin's Hypodermic Typewriter6c 1
57Didymo Clogs Yer Tackle6b *5
58Fishermen Pump Their Rods6a+ 12
59Wrasse Bandit6b 4
60Sore Wrasse6c 3
61Wrassetafarian6b+ *3
62Little Wrasse Cull6a  
63Little Wrasse TurdHS  
64Little Wrasse TicklerHS  
65Chateau Lefat 69HS  
66Fishermen Mash Their BaitHS  
 Climb nameGradex
67The Bedraggled Trousered Misogynist5+ * 
69Jilter's WallE2 5c 1
70Wanker's CrackVS 4b 2
71Bridges EndE4 6b  
72UndercutE1 5c 1
73Up In SmokeE3 5c * 
74Step AsideE1 5c 1
75Cold ShoulderHVS 5b 2
76BreakoutHVS 1
77Fast Flow 1E1 5b * 
78Fast Flow 2E1 5b * 
79Fast Flow 3E2 5b * 
80Aristophanes Plays With TimeE3 6a * 
81Turn Back TimeE2 5b  
82Surprise SurpriseE1 5b * 
83Waiting GameHVS 5a 1
84Long Awaited6c+ * 
85Fools Rush In6c+ ** 
86Dross of 866b *2
87Sixty Eight Plus One6b *2
88Matt Of The Iron Gland6a 2
89Wrecker's Bay6a+ 3
90Surly Temple6a 3
93300 Spartans6b * 
94Tip Ripper6c+ * 
95Achilles Hasn't A Foot To Stand On6b+ ** 
96Euclid's Theorem6a * 
97Gift Of The Gods6b+  
98Gods Of Long Ashton6a  
99Dark Force Of Glamorgan6a 1
100All Greek To Me5+ 1
101One Less For The Spoiler4+ 1
102JerichoE3 5c  
104Zacchaeus Repents6b+ *2
105Chargeable Event6a *3
106Lips Off My Shofarot6a *3
107Hogging The Mid Lane6a * 
108Life In The Slow Lane6b+ **2
109Quiet Flows The Don5 3
110Heading For A Sea Of Tears5+ *2
111Sultan's Spring5+ 1
112Blowing The Ram's HornVS 4c  
113Climb A Sycamore TreeHVS 5a  
114TumbledownHS 4b  
115Consequentialist PerfectionismHVS 5a  
116Nietzche's Niche5+ *1
117Reverted Revisionist6a+ **2
118Cartesian Dualism5 *2
119Descarte's Dithers5+ *3
120Archimedes Screws6a+ **2
121The Burning Glass6b+ ***1
122Siege Of Syracuse6b ***1
124Socrates Sucks5+ 1
125Kant Hooks4+ *1
126Sartres FliesM 1
127Sartre's UnderlayVS  
128The Carpetbagger4+ *1
129Fermat's Last Theorem5+ *2
130Oreste's Suffering6a+ *2
131The Probing Proctologist6a *1
132Electra's Revenge5+ *1
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Access notes
Witches Tip is only accessible an hour or two either side of low water. The main crags are rarely affected by the tide, but you can get cut off in the corner of the beach an hour either side of high water. If you'll potentially be climbing whilst the tide is in its advisable to inform the staff in the small shop situated in the car park that you plan to do so, as they'll call out the coastguard if anyone appears to be stranded on the point.

Sea Walls are affected if there is heavy swell.

Approach from Southerndown (Dunraven Bay). Park in P&Disp car park and cross the beach, or walk over the headland to the W side of the point facing Dunraven Bay.

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