Pembroke Rock

Pembroke Rock
Author Emma Alsford and Paul Donnithorne
Published The Climbers' Club (2016)
ISBN 978-0-9572815-5-4



Pembroke Rock offers a hand-picked selection of 1000 of the very best climbs, across the full grade range, and covering more than 30 cliffs from St David’s Head in North Pembroke all the way to Penally in the south. Selected crags are included from each of the five areas covered by the definitive Climbers’ Club guidebooks, and a number of new climbs from 2015 are included. Full photo diagram coverage, inspiring action shots, maps for every crag and a comprehensive index.

Crags covered by this Guide
Pembrokeshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Bosherston Head92Limestoneall
Caerfai Bay38Sandstone (hard)S
Carreg-y-Barcud Area129Sandstone (hard)S
Chapel Point42LimestoneS
Crickmail Point51LimestoneS
Crystal Slabs, Mosaic Wall, Thunder Wall32LimestoneS
Flimston Bay68LimestoneS
Greenham Common75LimestoneS
Hollow Caves Bay66LimestoneS
Huntsman's Leap73LimestoneS
Iron Age Fort96LimestoneS
Juggy Point20UNKNOWNS
Lydstep Cavern Bay167LimestoneS
Lydstep Point Area69LimestoneS
Misty Wall13LimestoneS
Mother Carey's Kitchen84LimestoneSE
Mount Sion East95LimestoneS
Newton Head80LimestoneS
Porthclais Area65Sandstone (hard)S
Rusty Walls16LimestoneSW
Saddle Head115LimestoneW
Sitting Bull Buttress13LimestoneS
Space Buttress15LimestoneE
St. Govan's East107LimestoneSE
St. Govan's Head150LimestoneSW
Stack Rocks51LimestoneS
Stackpole Head144Limestoneall
Stennis Ford56LimestoneS
Stennis Head101LimestoneSW
The Castle98LimestoneSW
Trevallen Cliff129LimestoneS
Triple Overhang Buttress21LimestoneS
Western Walls114LimestoneW