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Tenby South Beach Quarry

Pembrokeshire, WALES

Climbs 13 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 10m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Surprisingly difficult slab climbing on quarried limestone. Routes up to 120ft. Recommended: Priaprism (E2 5c*), Hair Trigger Trouble (E3 6a**), Death to Peg Thieves (E4 6b**) and the marvellously-named Noddy the Nubbin and the Sensuous Smear (E5 6c**). Some wonderful routes on very good quality rock.

Access notes
The district council owns the land and discourages climbing, this used to be due to cars parked below. The base is now where the towns street cleaners empty their rubbish. Try going at quiet times (Christmas and any time not during the summer or weekends)

Bolts have replaced pegs in many routes.

The quarry lies directly above the car park for the south beach at Tenby, near the golf course.

While working a route once I abbed off as there were some drunks messing with my anchors. Be prepared for bored teenagers and drunks.

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Pembroke Vol 5 - Stackpole and Lydstep (2012), Pembroke (2009),
Out of print: Pembroke (part two) (1996), Pembroke (1995)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1Introduction LobbyHVS 5a 2
2Sexual FantasiesE2 5c **4
3BalconyE1 5a 1
4PriaprismE2 5c *3
5The FeelE2 5c *1
6The fishermans friendE2 5c 3
7Death to peg thievesE4 6b **3
 Climb nameGradex
8Noddy the nubbin and the sensuous smearE5 6c **2
9Hair Trigger TroubleE3 6a **9
10South CircularVS 4c 9
11PearlsE1 5b 1
12LumpsHVS 5b *1
13Arrogance of youthE3 6b *2
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