Llangattock Escarpment (Craig y Castell)

Climbs 58 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 391m a.s.l – Faces NE

Crag features
The very RH end of the escarpment. Routes up to 24m, notably Storm (E2 5b**).

Access notes
DO NOT climb in the areas between OS ref SO 195157 to SO 183165 - these lie in the Craig-y-Cilau nature reserve and need a permit.

As for the LH end of the escarpment, but follow the nature track to the beginnings of this section - Crackin Wall.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Gower & South-East Wales (2004), Gower & SE Wales (1991)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Mudfall WallVS
2Crackin WallE1 5b
3The Left TwinVD
4Northern Exposure *E1 5b
5The Right TwinVD
6The Rock GardenVD
7StromboliHS 4a
8RebeccaVS 4b
9StormE2 5b **
10TempestE1 5b
11The Ascent of Rum DoodleVS 4b
12Abseil WallVD
14Daedalus DirectS
15Heaven's GateHVS 5b
16Cool TouchE2 5b
17Fleet FeetE1 5c
18CatacombVS 4b
19Accidently RightVS 4b
22JackornerVS 4b
23Beware of Crocodiles In The TreesE1 5a *
24Tales of the the unexpectedE2 5c *
25The Rain ManE2 5b *
26God's TeethVS 4c
27Rockfall ClimbVS 4b
28Duty FreeVS 4c *
29The DescendantHVS 4c
30The Route to RowanVS 4b
31Rowan RouteVD
32Tarzan BoyE1 5b
33Trading PlacesHS 4b
34Split IndifferencesVS 4c
35Lime JuiceE1 5c
36FreshE1 5b
37chickenVS 4c
38I should smileE3 5c
39Road to nowhereE1 5c
40Crack of gwentE1 5b *
41Developing worldE2 6a
42Quiet HeroE2 5b
43Peaches And CreamE2 5c *
45Only YesterdayVS 4b
46Briar CrackVD
47jug thugE2 5b
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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A very respectable crag, good gear, beautiful views. Easy walk in, Midge+++, steep routes lots of small roofs. Worth a couple of visits.
joolskilly - 05/Jun/09
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