South West Climbs - Volume 1

Author Edited by Paul Robertson
Published The Climbers Club (2012)
ISBN 978-0-901601-94-0



VOLUME I - Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset

• Martin Crocker, Mark Davies, Gordon Jenkin, Brian Mullan, James Parrott, Guy Percival, Paul Robertson, Rick Sewards, Steve Taylor, Scott Titt, John Willson

• Artwork by Mark Davies and Don Sargeant

• 464 pages of text, maps and photodiagrams (double-volume guide)

• £25.00

South West Climbs Volume 1 is intended to showcase the area of Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset and act as an introduction to the area covered by several Climbers' Club definitive guides of the area. It covers areas close to the centres of population such as the Avon Gorge, Wye Valley and Dorset. It has been written by a talented team of local activists.

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Crags covered by this Guide
Avon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Avon Gorge (Main Area)93LimestoneW
Avon Gorge (Main Wall)118Limestone?
Avon Gorge (Sea Walls)276LimestoneSW
Avon Gorge (Suspension Bridge Buttress)50LimestoneW
Goblin Combe164LimestoneS
Portishead Quarry52LimestoneSE
Trym Valley Gorge105LimestoneW
Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Hay Tor1Granite?
Dorset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Battleship Edge72LimestoneW
Blacknor North79LimestoneW
Blacknor South68LimestoneW
Boulder Ruckle222LimestoneS
Cattle Troughs96LimestoneS
Cheyne Wears Area373LimestoneE
Coastguard North47LimestoneW
Coastguard South88LimestoneW
Cormorant Ledge26LimestoneS
Fisherman's Ledge122LimestoneS
Guillemot Ledge61LimestoneS
Subluminal and Lighthouse Cliff129LimestoneS
The Promenade125LimestoneS
Wallsend North138LimestoneW
Wallsend South130LimestoneW
Gloucestershire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Cleeve Hill37Limestoneall
Huntsham Crags299Sandstone (hard)E
Shakemantle Quarry (Ruspidge Slab Quarry)31Limestoneall
Shorn Cliff176LimestoneW
Staple Edge Quarry (Ruspidge West Quarry)40Sandstone (hard)E
Symonds Yat528LimestoneNW
Tintern Quarry145LimestoneW
Wintour's Leap417LimestoneW
Isle of Wight crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Monmouthshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Wynd Cliff75LimestoneSW
Wyndcliff Quarry174LimestoneSW
Somerset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Brean Down80LimestoneS
Brean Down (Fort Crags)114LimestoneS
Cheddar Gorge North382LimestoneS
Cheddar Gorge South583LimestoneN
Fairy Cave Quarry159Limestoneall
Split Rock (Milton Hill Quarry)35LimestoneNW
Uphill Quarry43LimestoneW