Skrinkle Haven

Climbs 18 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 5m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
Also sports just one E5, but best for having a few routes at all grades from HVS to E3. Routes up to 130ft.

Some routes may have been damaged by rockfall: try to compare against guidebooks before setting off. Abseil inspection recommended on the promontory to the R.

Access notes
Take the first road L (to the S) off the main road on the Pembroke (W) side of Lydstep village, then L again (sign: MOD artillery range) and follow the road past the bright-coloured Youth Hostel to the car parks - upper and lower, directly above Forbidden Head.

Follow the path W beside the wire fence to the top of the promontory (beware loose rock). Abseil off good anchors.

Alternatively, approach from Skrinkle Haven car park and (low tide only) descend to the beach: the first route is halfway along the cliffs on the W side of the bay.

Guidebooks
Pembroke Vol 5 - Stackpole and Lydstep (2012), Deep Water (2007),
Out of print: Pembroke (part two) (1996)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Imposterbee7c+ ***
2Skrinkle CutE2 5b *
3Another Wounded KneeE2 5c *
4Right-Hand DriveE1 5b
5Asleep at the WheelE1 5a
6Back Seat DriverHVS 5a
7Automatic TransmissionE2 5b
8Wet Bulgarian SurpriseE2 5c
9Love actionE4 6a *
10Strange loveE6 6a **
 ROUTES ADDED FROM ROCKFAX BOOK 
 FORBIDDEN HEAD 
 BRIDGE BUTTRESS 
14Iron Pirate6c+ S2 ***
15Fooled by a Smile7a S3 **
16Blue Mood6c S2 *
17Kelpie Poodle6a S2
18Bridie Girl5c S2
19Angry Child6a S1 **
20The Cutting Edge6a+ S1 **
21Musketeer6b+ S1 **
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