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South Wales Climbing Wiki

Author A Rosier, T Hoddy, R Thomas, G Ashmore, et al
Published ? (0000)

Website swcw.org.uk

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Free climbing guide resource for South East Wales and Gower. The South Wales Climbing Wiki (SWCW) is the definitive source for Rock Climbing information in South Wales and provides accurate and the most regularly updated information about all aspects of rock-climbing in the South Wales area.


Crags covered by this Guide
Caerphilly crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Llanbradach 111 Sandstone (hard) E
Cardiff crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Barry Island and Friars Point 3 Limestone ?
Taff's Well 125 Limestone W
Taff's Well West 63 Limestone N
Carmarthenshire crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Morfa Bychan 136 Limestone all
Telpyn Point 57 Sandstone (hard) SE
Gwent crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Crymlyn Quarries 55 Sandstone (hard) W
Cwm Clydach 2 Ice ?
Deri 17 Sandstone (hard) NW
Oakdale 22 Sandstone (hard) NW
Ridgeway 9 Sandstone (hard) SE
Siocled Seren Pysgod Quarry 21 Sandstone (hard) W
Sirhowy 79 Sandstone (hard) W
Tirpentwys 33 Sandstone (hard) SW
Tyle y Coch 26 Sandstone (hard) E
Merthyr Tydfil crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Cefn Coed 61 Limestone W
Darren Fawr 40 Limestone ?
Herbert's Quarry 16 Limestone ?
Nucliff 24 Limestone all
Twynau Gwynion Quarries 91 Limestone NE
Mid Glamorgan crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Craig ypriapism-Machen 4 Sandstone (hard) ?
Lewistown 8 Sandstone (hard) ?
Monmouthshire crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Cwmyoy (The Darren) 20 Ice W
Neath Port Talbot crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Apple Tree Buttress 5 Sandstone (hard) SW
Blaengwynfi, Afan Valley 19 Sandstone (hard) SE
Brombil Woods Port Talbot 8 Sandstone (hard) ?
Cilfrew Edge 110 Sandstone (hard) SE
Drumau Road 58 Sandstone (hard) SE
Pen-y-Cae 1 Ice W
Red jacket pill 4 Sandstone (hard) NE
Ystradgynlais 0 Ice N
Powys crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Craig Cerrig-gleisiad 8 Ice all
Rhondda Cynon Taff crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Blaenrhondda 3 Ice ?
Clydach Vale Cambrian Quarry 16 Sandstone (hard) S
Coed Ely 18 Sandstone (hard) S
Craig y Llyn 10 Ice all
Craig y Nos - Dan yr Ogof 7 Limestone ?
Cwmaman 36 Sandstone (hard) W
Dan Dicks 14 Sandstone (hard) SE
Dave's Fault 1 Sandstone (soft) N
Ferndale 79 Sandstone (hard) E
Glynfach 17 Sandstone (hard) NW
Maerdy 4 Sandstone (hard) ?
Mount Pleasant X1 73 Sandstone (hard) W
Mountain Ash 85 Sandstone (hard) W
Navigation Quarry 81 Sandstone (hard) SW
Ogmore Valley 1 Ice E
Penrhiwceiber Quarry 3 Sandstone (hard) E
Space Mountain 55 Sandstone (hard) SE
The Gap 160 Sandstone (hard) NE
Trebanog 68 Sandstone (hard) S
Trehafod 24 Sandstone (hard) SW
Treherbert Quarrry (Rhondda Pillar) 61 Sandstone (hard) NW
White Rocks 5 Sandstone (hard) ?
Swansea crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Bacon Hole 34 Limestone S
Barland Quarry 15 Limestone NE
Blue Pool 15 Limestone N
Bosco's Gulch Area 63 Limestone S
Bowen's Parlour 40 Limestone S
Bracelet Bay 10 Limestone S
Burry Holms 10 Limestone SW
Caswell Bay 116 Limestone SW
Cefnstylle 5 Sandstone (hard) ?
Fall Bay to Mewslade 466 Limestone S
Fan Hir crag 2 Ice E
Fetlock Zawn 8 Limestone SE
Foxhole 65 Limestone SW
High Pennard & The Great Tower 2 Limestone ?
Kilvey Quarry 2 Sandstone (hard) S
Limeslade Crag 209 Limestone all
Llandarcy 44 Sandstone (hard) S
Marble Arch 1 Limestone S
Minchin Hole 17 Limestone ?
North Hill Tor 13 Limestone ?
Oxwich Point 26 Limestone S
Pennard 117 Limestone S
Port Eynon 100 Limestone SW
Prissen's Tor 12 Limestone S
Rams Tor 30 Limestone W
Rhossili Beach 195 Limestone NW
Stalking Horse 13 Limestone SE
Swansea Bay 38 - S
Tears Point 6 Limestone S
Third Sister to Zulu Zawn 303 Limestone S
Three Cliffs Bay 132 Limestone S
Tor Bay and Great Tor 182 Limestone S
Tor Gro 10 Limestone N
Trial Wall Area 144 Limestone NW
Watch House Crag 36 Limestone SW
Vale of Glamorgan crags # climbs Rocktype Faces
Castle Upon Alun Quarry 57 Limestone NE
Craig y Pal (Glais) 26 Sandstone (hard) ?
Nash Point 19 Limestone SE
Pant Quarry 53 Limestone all

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