Skomar Towers

Climbs 33 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude ? – Faces all

Crag features
Single- and multi-pitch routes up to 210ft. Lower pitches generally offer good steep climbs on solid rock; the upper pitches above the half-height ledge often have loose rock - maybe best avoided. Climbing well distributed among the grades. Some excellent harder routes (quite tidal) on the east face - try Dolomite Sprint (E3) and Abracadabra(E2).

Access notes
Tidal:most routes only accessible at low- to half-tide. Abseil or scramble in, depending on which part of the zawn you're accessing.

From the Forbidden Head car park, head E for a few minutes. It lies just beyond Frontier Zawn, which cuts in to the coastal path.

Alternatively, from the Lydstep car park (open in summer), take the S car park exit and follow the path W. (The two are about equidistant.)

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

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Ace in the holeE1 5b *
2The bridgeE1 5b
3The SwordVS
4The DirkHS
5ToledoVS 4c *
6RaindanceE2 5c *
7Dolomite SprintE3 5c **
8AbracadabraE2 5b **
9Setback GroovesE1 5a/b
10The SpearHVS 5a4b
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