Climbs 130
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 32m a.s.l
Faces W

End of a great day... © Sean Kelly

Crag features

Marvellous lines abound, single- and multi-pitch routes up to 200ft. Often very busy at Easter and Bank Holidays. Many low-grade classics including Doorpost (HS 4b), Little Brown Jug (VS 5a) and Anvil Chorus (VS 4c, much fallen off), and Suicide Wall (E1 5c), with mid-range musts like Bow Wall (E2 5b), Ghost (E3 5b), Vulcan (E5 6b).

Approach notes

Tidal in a few areas, but almost all unaffected.
Park at the NT car park off the B3306 (Morvah-Zennor) by the old mine-stack ruins. Follow rocky track N towards sea. Scramble over blocks downwards to find the crag looming on your R. The crag is 300yds long with most of the good routes towards the centre.

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Guidebooks

West Country Climbs

West Country Climbs is a major Rockfax guide to one of the UK’s most celebrated, sunny and diverse climbing regions. The book is fashioned in Rockfax’s award-winning layout and design, and copiously illustrated with action photographs of the climbs and cliffs that reflect the quality and variety of climbing experiences to be had on offer in the UK’s most popular holiday destination - the West Country. This is a selected route and buttress guidebook which covers the best 900 routes from the crags listed below.
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Bosigran seems to be currently infested with ticks (in the last two weekend I know four people who have picked them up).
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Seward Cliff 
2Hope
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VD 23
3Hopeless Slab
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HVS 4c *22
4The Pessimist
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E2 5b *1
5Geronimo
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E1 5c *22
6Geronimo variation
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E2 5b 2
7Boldfinger
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E2 5b *5
8Silas Marner
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E2 5b **5
9Strike
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HVS 5a 2
10Seaspray
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E1 5c 1
11SimlaVD 17
12Promontory Traverse
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S 26
13Shallow Chimney
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D 18
14Ochre Slab Route IIS 4a **671
15Ochre One Point Five
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E1 5b 18
16Ochre Slab Route I-IIVS 4c **32
17Ochre Slab Route IHVS 5a **571
18Black SlabD **780
19Red Slab
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S 4a 109
20Red Slab AlternativeHS 4b 19
21Red Slab variationHS 4b 21
22Rapture
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VS 4c 17
23Gollywog's Cakewalk
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HS 4c 87
24Schorl Slant
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VD 6
25Belle
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VS 4c 44
26DingVS 4c **517
27DungHS 4b 23
28Ding variantE1 5b 1
29DongS 4b *414
30Sunny Corner
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M 32
31The Anniversary ProblemHVS 5b 2
 Raven Wall Area 
33Fallout
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S 4a 23
34Sinistra
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VS 4c 41
35Artificer
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HVS 5b 15
36Daedalus
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HVS 5a 7
37The Leer
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E3 6a 2
38Artifact
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E4 6b 3
39Lurch
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E2 6a 6
40The ArmchairHVS 5a *195
41Beaker RouteHVS 5a *77
42Teahupo'oE8 7a 1
43KafoozalemE3 6a ***217
44Evil EyeE5 6b ***31
45Raven WallE3 5c ***123
46GrendelE2 5c **131
47Pump It Up
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E3 6a *16
48Ruhemann's PurpleE6 6b **1
49Saddle Tramp
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E4 6a *11
50PatienceE3 5c **100
51Dominator
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E2 5c **33
52Zig Zag Optional Start AVS 4c 19
53Zig ZagVS 4c **393
54Western Hero
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E2 5c 6
 Lower Raven Wall 
56CasalsVS 4b 2
57RostropovichE2 5b 2
58Du PreVS 4c *2
59Raven Wall Optional Start
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VS 5a 13
60Yo Yo MaE2 5b 2
61Zig Zag Optional Start B
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VS 4b 25
62Dominator Optional StartE1 5b 15
63Western Hero Optional Start
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E2 5c 5
 Suicide Wall Area 
65Autumn FlakesHS 4b **583
66Autumn Flakes/NamelessVS 4c **94
67Broadstairs
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E2 5b 12
68ParagonHVS 5a **414
69Paradise
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E1 5c 15
70NamelessVS 4c ***532
71Nameless/ParagonHVS 5a **24
72BeowulfE2 5c **141
73The Phantom
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E3 5c *18
74The Absolution
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E5 6c ** 
75Suicide WallE1 5c ***827
 Doorway Area 
77The GhostE3 5b ***144
78Vulcan
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E5 6b *1
79New Medium
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E4 6a  
80Bow WallE2 5b ***458
81DoorpostHS 4b ***2272
82Doorpost variationHVS 5b 26
83Shaft
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E3 6b 3
84Permanent Waves
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E4 5c  
85Thin Wall SpecialE1 5b **574
86The Chicken RunE2 5b 29
87The Boysen Variant
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E1 5b 3
88Toad Wall Special
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E3 6a 19
89BrownpostHS 6
90Little Brown JugVS 5a ***1624
91Little Brown Jug (Variation Start)HVS 5a 159
92Feast of Fear
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E6 6b 3
93Thick Wall SpecialE4 5c *17
94Visions of JohannaE1 5b **243
95DoorwayS 4a **1185
96Clob
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VD 167
97VenusbergVS 4c **399
98My Back PagesHVS 5a 6
99Anvil ChorusVS 4c ***1113
100Anvil Chorus (direct finish)HVS 5a **7
101Jolly Green Giant
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E2 6a 2
102Ledge ClimbHVD ***939
103AndrewS 4a **753
104The Wasteland
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HVS 5b 10
105The Rib Climb
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S 30
106Como Crack
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S 9
107Sloping Slab
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S 9
108Sea Wall Exits
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VS 4c 7
 Girdle Traverses 
110Diamond Tiara
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HVS 5b *4
111String of PearlsE1 5b **27
 Landward Cliff 
113Mark
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HS 4b 50
114T-Tour
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HVS 5b 22
115Fungus FaceE3 6b 15
116Trapeze
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HVS 5a 100
117The Peck Variant
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HVS 5a 10
118Big TopVD *768
119Flat Top
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HS 4b 79
120FungusE6 6b 1
121Simple Simon
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HS 4b 120
122Poison Ivy
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E3 6a 5
123Crazy Man Michael
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VS 4c 18
124Pauline
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HS 4b 35
125Sampan
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VD 26
126Picnic
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VS 5a 101
127Picnic Variation
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VS 5a 9
128Holiday SlabVS 4c 12
129OreadHVD **699
130Oread Bypass
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VD 113
131In-BetweenVD **850
132KateVD *576
133Alison RibD ***2121
134Fafnir
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D 155
135Fasolt
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VD 102
136The Giant Steps
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VD 14
137Gendarme RidgeVD 3

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