Climbs 19
Rocktype Limestone

Faces S

Crag features

Bacon Hole, found near Southgate on Gower is home to some of the hardest bouldering problems in South Wales. the climbing is found on a ferociously steep wall on some really small crimps.
if you are not comfortable at font 7c don't bother!

there is important access info for this crag please check out this link before you go's/BaconholeToporevised.pdf

failure to do this will lead to an access ban!

Approach notes's/BaconholeToporevised.pdf

Access Banned

Bacon Hole is an internationally important conservation site, both for its geology, its archaeology and for the fauna (protected bats) found in the area. Its a Site of Special Scientific Interest, and the features of the site (including roosting and hibernating bats) are protected by law. For this reason the owners, the National Trust and Government of Wales's conservation advisors, the Natural Resource for Wales  do not allow climbing at this venue.


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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Sanctumf8A+ ***1
2Fall of the titansf7B+ **9
3Titansf7B **10
4The groovef7C+ **4
5The holy grailf7B+ **3
6High Societyf7B+ **4
7Louis southf7C ***4
8Louis left startf8A **1
9Louis righthandf7C+ ***4
10Silence of the criticsf8A+ ***1
11Dawids span sitf7C ** 
12Uncle garfunclef7B *1
 Stand start silliness for those that can't do the whole line 
14Criticsf7B **4
15Dawids spanf7B * 
 Out of Bounds Area - Do Not Climb 
17Garfuncle directf7B *1
18The flakesf7B *1
19Arch royalf7C ***2
20Arch royal standf7B ***3

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