West Country Climbs

West Country Climbs Rockfax Cover, 142 kb
Author Mark Glaister
Published ROCKFAX (2010)
ISBN 978-1-873341-37-7

Website www.rockfax.com/climbing-...

Review
West Country Climbs is a major Rockfax guide to one of the UK’s most celebrated, sunny and diverse climbing regions. The book is fashioned in Rockfax’s award-winning layout and design, and copiously illustrated with action photographs of the climbs and cliffs that reflect the quality and variety of climbing experiences to be had on offer in the UK’s most popular holiday destination - the West Country. This is a selected route and buttress guidebook which covers the best 900 routes from the crags listed below.

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West Country Climbs Rockfax Guidebook - example page 1, 4 kbWest Country Climbs Rockfax Guidebook - example page 2, 4 kb
West Country Climbs Rockfax Guidebook - example page 3, 5 kbExample Page from West Country Climbs Rockfax, Pentire Head, 5 kb

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Crags covered by this Guide
Avon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Avon Gorge (Amphitheatre)90LimestoneW
Avon Gorge (Main Area)93LimestoneW
Avon Gorge (Main Wall)118Limestone?
Avon Gorge (New Quarry)68LimestoneSW
Avon Gorge (North Butress)12LimestoneNW
Avon Gorge (Sea Walls)272LimestoneSW
Avon Gorge (Suspension Bridge Buttress)50LimestoneW
Portishead Quarry51LimestoneSE
Cornwall crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Bass Point26Mica schistW
Bosigran130GraniteW
Bosigran Ridge Area17GraniteW
Carn Barra111GraniteSW
Carn Gowla166GreenstoneW
Carn Kenidjack (Kenidjack Cliffs)31Killas slateSE
Carn Les Boel45GraniteS
Chair Ladder130GraniteS
Cheesewring Quarry160GraniteS
Coastguard Cliff (Lizard Point)41Mica schistSE
Compass Point (Bude)67CulmS
Cribba Head30GraniteSW
Devil's Jump5GraniteS
Doyden Point13Pillow lavaW
Fox Promontory40GraniteSW
Great Zawn40GraniteW
Gurnard's Head24GreenstoneW
Lands End181GraniteW
Lower Sharpnose Point98Culm?
Oldwalls' Point8CulmN
Pen Olver67Amphibiolite & SSW
Pentire Point128Pillow lavaN
Pordenack Point83GraniteSW
Porthgwarra Buttress and Hella Point30GraniteS
Robins Rocks12GreenstoneNW
Roche Rock68Granite?
Sennen173GraniteW
St Loy Cliff63GraniteS
Tater-du93GreenstoneS
Tintagel Head25CulmW
Trewavas Head Main Cliff106GraniteW
Vessacks West10GraniteSW
Vicarage Cliff62CulmW
Zawn Duel and Carn Gloose25Killas slateNW
Zawn Kellys13GraniteW
Zennor Cliff27Killas slateW
Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anstey's Cove142LimestoneS
Baggy Point150CulmSW
Bench Tor26GraniteS
Berry Head (Coastguard Cliffs)166LimestoneS
Berry Head (The Old Redoubt)110LimestoneE
Blackchurch36CulmNW
Chudleigh Rocks150LimestoneS
Daddyhole Main Cliff41LimestoneE
Dyers Lookout35CulmW
Gull Rock - Marsland48CulmW
Haytor (aka Hay Tor) and Low Man79GraniteW
Hound Tor172GraniteSW
Long Quarry Point88LimestoneE
Meadfoot Quarry28LimestoneSE
Screda Point39CulmS
Sheeps Tor39GraniteE
Smoothlands38CulmNW
Spekes Mill Mouth and Brownspear Point36CulmN
The Dewerstone148GraniteS
Torbryan Quarry40LimestoneW
Dorset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Blackers Hole57LimestoneS
Blacknor North78LimestoneW
Blacknor South113LimestoneW
Boulder Ruckle220LimestoneS
Coastguard North47LimestoneW
Fishermans Ledge121LimestoneS
Promenade125LimestoneS
Subluminal and Lighthouse Cliff125LimestoneS
The Cuttings476LimestoneSE
Wallsend South118LimestoneW
Somerset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Brean Down75LimestoneS
Cheddar Gorge South580LimestoneN
Split Rock (Milton Hill Quarry)30LimestoneNW
Uphill Quarry41LimestoneW