Climbs 128
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 22
3Hopeless Slab
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HVS 4c *17
4The Pessimist
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E2 5b *1
5Geronimo
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E1 5c *17
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  
11SimlaVD 11
12Promontory Traverse
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S 25
13Shallow Chimney
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D 17
14Ochre Slab Route IIS 4a **649
15Ochre One Point Five
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E1 5b 18
16Ochre Slab Route I-IIVS 4c **31
17Ochre Slab Route IHVS 5a **550
18Black SlabD **757
19Red Slab
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S 4a 102
20Red Slab AlternativeHS 4b 19
21Red Slab variationHS 4b 20
22Rapture
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VS 4c 17
23Gollywog's Cakewalk
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HS 4c 84
24Schorl Slant
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VD 6
25Belle
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VS 4c 42
26DingVS 4c **496
27DungHS 4b 20
28Ding variantE1 5b 1
29DongS 4b *397
30Sunny Corner
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M 30
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 *190
41Beaker RouteHVS 5a *74
42Teahupo'oE8 7a 1
43KafoozalemE3 6a ***209
44Evil EyeE5 6b ***24
45Raven WallE3 5c ***117
46GrendelE2 5c **121
47Pump It Up
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E3 6a *12
48Saddle Tramp
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E4 6a *10
49PatienceE3 5c **90
50Dominator
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E2 5c **28
51Zig Zag Optional Start AVS 4c 17
52Zig ZagVS 4c **383
53Western Hero
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E2 5c 6
 Lower Raven Wall 
55CasalsVS 4b 2
56RostropovichE2 5b 2
57Du PreVS 4c *2
58Raven Wall Optional Start
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VS 5a 13
59Yo Yo MaE2 5b 2
60Zig Zag Optional Start B
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VS 4b 25
61Dominator Optional StartE1 5b 14
62Western Hero Optional Start
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E2 5c 5
 Suicide Wall Area 
64Autumn FlakesHS 4b **555
65Autumn Flakes/NamelessVS 4c **91
66Broadstairs
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E2 5b 12
67ParagonHVS 5a **402
68Paradise
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E1 5c 14
69NamelessVS 4c ***505
70Nameless/ParagonHVS 5a **20
71BeowulfE2 5c **135
72The Phantom
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E3 5c *16
73The Absolution
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E5 6c ** 
74Suicide WallE1 5c ***803
 Doorway Area 
76The GhostE3 5b ***142
77Vulcan
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E5 6b *1
78New Medium
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E4 6a  
79Bow WallE2 5b ***441
80DoorpostHS 4b ***2197
81Doorpost variationHVS 5b 26
82Shaft
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E3 6b 3
83Permanent Waves
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E4 5c  
84Thin Wall SpecialE1 5b **542
85The Chicken RunE2 5b 25
86The Boysen Variant
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E1 5b 3
87Toad Wall Special
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E3 6a 17
88BrownpostHS 4
89Little Brown JugVS 5a ***1553
90Little Brown Jug (Variation Start)HVS 5a 153
91Feast of Fear
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E6 6b 3
92Thick Wall SpecialE4 5c *15
93Visions of JohannaE1 5b **232
94DoorwayS 4a **1159
95Clob
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VD 161
96VenusbergVS 4c **381
97My Back PagesHVS 5a 6
98Anvil ChorusVS 4c ***1056
99Anvil Chorus (direct finish)HVS 5a **5
100Jolly Green Giant
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E2 6a 2
101Ledge ClimbHVD ***904
102AndrewS 4a **723
103The Wasteland
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HVS 5b 10
104The Rib Climb
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S 29
105Como Crack
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S 9
106Sloping Slab
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S 9
107Sea Wall Exits
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VS 4c 7
 Girdle Traverses 
109Diamond Tiara
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HVS 5b *4
110String of PearlsE1 5b **27
 Landward Cliff 
112Mark
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HS 4b 50
113T-Tour
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HVS 5b 21
114Fungus FaceE3 6b 15
115Trapeze
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HVS 5a 96
116The Peck Variant
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HVS 5a 10
117Big TopVD *738
118Flat Top
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HS 4b 75
119FungusE6 6b 1
120Simple Simon
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HS 4b 109
121Poison Ivy
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E3 6a 4
122Crazy Man Michael
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VS 4c 18
123Pauline
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HS 4b 35
124Sampan
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VD 26
125Picnic
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VS 5a 97
126Picnic Variation
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VS 5a 9
127Holiday SlabVS 4c 12
128OreadHVD **670
129Oread Bypass
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VD 111
130In-BetweenVD **817
131KateVD *563
132Alison RibD ***2042
133Fafnir
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D 148
134Fasolt
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VD 98
135The Giant Steps
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VD 14

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