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Newton Head

Pembrokeshire, WALES

Climbs 70 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 8m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Steep and serious E face, but also good climbing on the lower tier at the W end where there is plenty to satisfy climbers up to E1. The E face is all E3-5. Routes up to 130ft.

Access notes
Park at St Govans car park. The first headland W. Abseil probably preferable to the Diff scramble down. Routes should be exposed even at high tide.

Weather forecast

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7.2mm rain
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20 °C
27 kph

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19 °C
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6.5mm rain
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17 °C
22 kph

0.0mm rain
Sun
18 °C
14 kph

0.2mm rain
Sunny periods
19 °C
25 kph
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Guidebooks
Pembroke Vol 4 Range East - Saddle Head to St Govan's (2011), Pembroke (2009), Pembroke MiniGuide (2006),
Out of print: Pembroke (part two) (1996), Pembroke (1995)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1PreludeS 4a 4
2FugueHS 4b 3
3The RecessD 3
4Left EdgeHS 4b *9
5By-PassHS 4b 7
6Offering to the SeaE2 5b 2
7Chicken RunHVS 5a *7
8Double DragonVS 4c *7
9ThunderwaveHS 4b *8
10BroadwalkS 4a 5
11World of Bonobos6c+ **10
12Bonobo arete5a *8
13The Surrealist6c *1
 Climb nameGradex
14Hydrophobic6b+ 2
15Uncovered Rock6b+ 4
16Left-hand CrackVS 4c 6
17Twin CracksVS 4c 5
18Bridge CracksHS 4b 6
19Thin CrackS 4a 4
20Central CrackVD 13
21Right CrackS 6
22Wall of NewtsE3 5c *9
23War of WordsE3 5c 1
24FirecrackerE3 5c **9
25MegalithE3 5c *5
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from what i can see newton head does not feature in Pembroke Rockfax 06
chris price - 21/Aug/06

The shelf part way down the cliff is easy to get to and provides about the only place to boulder in the area. It\'s also a good place for absolute beginners to have a go top-roping as the routes are easy and you can always walk back up if you\'re not able to climb. Very popular with school clubs for this reason.
John Wellbelove - 15/Jun/02