South West Climbs Volume 2

Author Pat Littlejohn with sections by Martin Crocker
Published The Climbers' Club (2014)
ISBN 978-0-901601-98-8

Website www.climbers-club.co.uk/s...

Review

Volume 2, covers the Granite of West Penwith, Dartmoor, the Channel Islands and Lundy – the guide also covers the North Cornish and North Devon coasts. Written by Pat Littlejohn with ‘a little help from his friends’ this new guide describes some of the most adventurous climbing to be found in the British Isles and together with its counterpart, South West Climbs: Volume 1 provides the visiting climber to the area a wealth of top-quality routes to go at.


Crags covered by this Guide
Cornwall crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Bass Point26Mica schistW
Bosigran138GraniteW
Bosigran Ridge Area17GraniteW
Carn Barra114GraniteSW
Carn Gloose: Cave Zawn7GraniteW
Carn Gowla166GreenstoneW
Carn Kenidjack (Kenidjack Cliffs)31Killas slateSE
Carn Les Boel45GraniteS
Chair Ladder130GraniteS
Cheesewring Quarry166GraniteS
Compass Point (Bude)67CulmS
Cornakey Cliff23CulmSW
Doyden Point13Pillow lavaW
Fox Promontory40GraniteSW
Gull Rock - Marsland48CulmW
Gurnard's Head24GreenstoneW
Helman Tor113GraniteS
Kellan Head30Pillow lavaN
Kilmar Tor171Graniteall
Lands End181GraniteW
Lower Sharpnose Point98Culm?
Lye Rock3UNKNOWN?
Pen Olver67Amphibiolite & SSW
Pentire Head, Newquay1UNKNOWN?
Pordenack Point85GraniteSW
Sennen174GraniteW
Tater-du93GreenstoneS
Tintagel Head25Volcanic tuffW
Tintagel North54Welded TuffNW
Trewortha Tor223Granite?
Vicarage Cliff62CulmW
Zennor Cliff27Killas slateW
Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anstey's Cove146LimestoneS
Baggy Point152CulmSW
Berry Head (Coastguard Cliffs)180LimestoneS
Berry Head (The Old Redoubt)113LimestoneE
Blackchurch44CulmNW
Chudleigh Rocks177LimestoneS
Chudleigh Rocks (North Face)64LimestoneN
Daddyhole Main Cliff42LimestoneE
Haytor (aka Hay Tor) and Low Man78GraniteW
Ladram Bay Stacks8Sandstone (soft)S
Long Quarry Point92LimestoneE
Lundy930GraniteW
Meadfoot Quarry28LimestoneSE
Sanctuary Wall32LimestoneS
Sir Roberts Chair1Sandstone (hard)N
South Hams40UNKNOWN?
Southern Buttress Valley of the Rocks0UNKNOWN?
The Dewerstone151GraniteS
The Valley of the Rocks (The Yellow Stone)5UNKNOWN?
Valley of Rocks25CulmS
Jersey crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
La Cotte de St Brelade43GraniteS
La Nethe Falaise52GraniteNW
Le Vyi39GraniteNW
Somerset crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Hurlstone Point100Sandstone (hard)N