South West Climbs - Volume 1

Author Edited by Paul Robertson
Published The Climbers Club (2012)
ISBN 978-0-901601-94-0

Review
SELECTED CLIMBS SOUTH WEST VOLUME I - Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset • Martin Crocker, Mark Davies, Gordon Jenkin, Brian Mullan, James Parrott, Guy Percival, Paul Robertson, Rick Sewards, Steve Taylor, Scott Titt, John Willson • Artwork by Mark Davies and Don Sargeant • 464 pages of text, maps and photodiagrams (double-volume guide) • £25.00 South West Climbs Volume 1 is intended to showcase the area of Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset and act as an introduction to the area covered by several Climbers' Club definitive guides of the area. It covers areas close to the centres of population such as the Avon Gorge, Wye Valley and Dorset. It has been written by a talented team of local activists.

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Crags covered by this Guide
Avon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Avon Gorge (Main Area)93LimestoneW
Avon Gorge (Main Wall)118Limestone?
Avon Gorge (Sea Walls)272LimestoneSW
Avon Gorge (Suspension Bridge Buttress)50LimestoneW
Goblin Combe161LimestoneS
Portishead Quarry51LimestoneSE
Trym Valley Gorge105LimestoneW
Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Hay Tor1Granite?
Dorset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Battleship Main72LimestoneW
Blacknor North78LimestoneW
Blacknor South113LimestoneW
Boulder Ruckle220LimestoneS
Cattle Troughs96LimestoneS
Cheyne Wears Area369LimestoneE
Coastguard North47LimestoneW
Coastguard South86LimestoneW
Cormorant Ledge40LimestoneS
Fishermans Ledge121LimestoneS
Guillemot Ledge62LimestoneS
Promenade125LimestoneS
Subluminal and Lighthouse Cliff125LimestoneS
Wallsend North136LimestoneW
Wallsend South118LimestoneW
Winspit172LimestoneS
Gloucestershire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Ban-y-gor227LimestoneNW
Cleeve Hill37Limestoneall
Huntsham Crags226Sandstone (hard)E
Shakemantle Quarry (Ruspidge Slab Quarry)31Limestoneall
Shorn Cliff175LimestoneW
Staple Edge Quarry (Ruspidge West Quarry)40Sandstone (hard)E
Symonds Yat527LimestoneNW
Tintern Quarry145LimestoneW
Wintour's Leap409LimestoneW
Isle of Wight crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Needles5ChalkW
Monmouthshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Wynd Cliff75LimestoneSW
Wyndcliff Quarry168LimestoneSW
Somerset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Brean Down75LimestoneS
Brean Down (Fort Crags)84LimestoneS
Cheddar Gorge North382LimestoneS
Cheddar Gorge South580LimestoneN
Fairy Cave Quarry157Limestoneall
Split Rock (Milton Hill Quarry)30LimestoneNW
Uphill Quarry41LimestoneW