Rock Climbs in the West Midlands

Author Doug Kerr
Published Cicerone Press (1988)
ISBN 1-85284-018-8

This Guidebook is now out of print, and unavailable


A small, handy book by Doug Kerr. Good descriptions with diagrams. Note: the National Trust do not allow climbing to take place at Ippikins Rock as this falls within the the boundaries of a site of special scientific interest. Please respect the wishes of the National Trust here.

Crags covered by this Guide
Shropshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Carreg y Byg38LimestoneNE
Grinshill171Sandstone (soft)SW
Harmer Hill18Sandstone (soft)SW
Ippikins Rock49LimestoneNW
Llanymynech Quarry125LimestoneS
Moreswood Quarry2Dolerite?
Nesscliffe180Sandstone (soft)SW
Pontesford Rocks43Welsh igneousSE
West Midlands crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Southstone Rock17LimestoneE
The Malverns - Reservoir Wall5Granite?