Gower & SE Wales

Author Goi Ashmore and Roy Thomas
Published South Wales Mountaineering Club (1991)
ISBN 1-871890-94-2

Wide-ranging guide, most popular for inclusion of Three Cliffs Bay and the Rhossili-Thurba Head areas. Also includes inland sandstone crags (less popular with visitors). No bouldering suggestions. Indexed.

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Crags covered by this Guide
Bridgend crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Cwm Dimbath28Sandstone (hard)W
Caerphilly crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Llanbradach Quarry109Sandstone (hard)E
Penallta57Sandstone (hard)S
Cardiff crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Taff's Well97LimestoneW
Taffs Well West56LimestoneN
Gwent crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Cwmcarn Quarry36Sandstone (hard)SW
Quarry Mawr (Sirhowy)77Sandstone (hard)W
Merthyr Tydfil crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Baltic Quarry27LimestoneW
Cefn Coed61LimestoneW
Morlais Quarries112LimestoneNW
Taf Fechan Quarry32LimestoneNW
Twynau Gwynion Quarries50LimestoneNE
Powys crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Llangattock Escarpment (Chwar Pant y Rhiw)94LimestoneNW
Llangattock Escarpment (Craig y Castell)58LimestoneNE
Llangattock Escarpment (Eastern Edge)77LimestoneN
Rhondda Cynon Taff crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Coed-Ely (Gladys Quarry)21Sandstone (hard)W
Cwmaman Main and Cwmaman West Quarries37Sandstone (hard)S
Cymmer (Punk Rocks)20Sandstone (hard)E
Ferndale18Sandstone (hard)E
Navigation Quarry84Sandstone (hard)W
The Darren (aka Lan Quarry)40Sandstone (hard)SW
The Gap127Sandstone (hard)NE
Treherbert Quarrry (Rhondda Pillar)59Sandstone (hard)?
White Rocks5Sandstone (hard)?
Swansea crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Boiler Slab22LimestoneS
Caswell Bay76LimestoneSW
Cathedral Wall area30Limestone?
Conservative Club Crag3LimestoneS
Dinas Rock266LimestoneSW
Fall Bay Buttress, King Wall, Giants Cave, Devils105LimestoneS
Great Tor81LimestoneS
Great Tor East51LimestoneS
Grey Wall10LimestoneW
Juniper Wall17LimestoneSE
Limeslade Crag98Limestoneall
Little Tor26LimestoneS
Molar Wall, White Edge, Block Buttress, Trident Gu82LimestoneS
Paviland Far West19LimestoneS
Pennard, Graves End Wall78LimestoneW
Pobbles Bay49LimestoneS
Ravenscliff Gully9LimestoneS
Shire Combe17LimestoneSW
Three Cliffs Bay41LimestoneS
Thurba Head20LimestoneW
Tor Bay Gower20LimestoneSW
Trial Wall Area118LimestoneNW
White Pillar5LimestoneSW
Yellow Wall, Eyeball Wall, Jackys Tor, Cathedral W75LimestoneS
Vale of Glamorgan crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Ogmore (Main)158LimestoneS
Wenvoe (Whitehall) Quarry17LimestoneW