Climbs 132
Rocktype Granite
Altitude Tidal
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).
andrewmc - 15/Jun/15
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  Seward Cliff
2 Hope
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VD 23
3 Hopeless Slab
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HVS 4c * 26
4 The Pessimist
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E2 5b * 1
5 Geronimo
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E1 5c * 19
6 Geronimo variation
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E2 5b 2
7 Boldfinger
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E2 5b * 5
8 Silas Marner
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E2 5b ** 5
9 Strike
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HVS 5a 2
10 Seaspray
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E1 5c 1
11 Simla VD 13
12 Promontory Traverse
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S 26
13 Shallow Chimney
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D 18
14 Ochre Slab Route II S 4a ** 718
15 Ochre One Point Five
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E1 5b 24
16 Ochre Slab Route I-II VS 4c ** 41
17 Ochre Slab Route I HVS 5a ** 606
18 Black Slab D ** 850
19 Red Slab
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S 4a 111
20 Red Slab Alternative HS 4b 19
21 Red Slab variation HS 4b 21
22 Rapture
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VS 4c 17
23 Gollywog's Cakewalk
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HS 4c 90
24 Schorl Slant
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VD 6
25 Belle
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VS 4c 44
26 Ding VS 4c ** 555
27 Dung HS 4b 23
28 Ding variant E1 5b 1
29 Dong S 4b * 443
30 Sunny Corner
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M 33
31 The Anniversary Problem HVS 5b 2
  Raven Wall Area
33 Fallout
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S 4a 21
34 Sinistra
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VS 4c 44
35 Artificer
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HVS 5b 15
36 Daedalus
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HVS 5a 7
37 The Leer
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E3 6a 2
38 Artifact
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E4 6b 3
39 Lurch
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E2 6a 6
40 The Armchair HVS 5a * 210
41 Beaker Route HVS 5a * 86
42 Teahupo'o E8 7a 1
43 Kafoozalem E3 6a *** 229
44 Evil Eye E5 6b *** 26
45 Raven Wall E3 5c *** 137
46 Grendel E2 5c ** 123
47 Pump It Up
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E3 6a * 15
48 Ruhemann's Purple E6 6b ** 1
49 Saddle Tramp
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E4 6a * 13
50 Patience E3 5c ** 106
51 Dominator
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E2 5c ** 30
52 Zig Zag Optional Start A VS 4c 21
53 Zig Zag VS 4c ** 428
54 Western Hero
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E2 5c 6
  Lower Raven Wall
56 Casals VS 4b 2
57 Rostropovich E2 5b 2
58 Du Pre VS 4c * 2
59 Raven Wall Optional Start
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VS 5a 15
60 Yo Yo Ma E2 5b 2
61 Zig Zag Optional Start B
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VS 4b 26
62 Dominator Optional Start E1 5b 17
63 Western Hero Optional Start
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E2 5c 5
  Suicide Wall Area
65 Autumn Flakes HS 4b ** 637
66 Autumn Flakes/Nameless VS 4c ** 103
67 Broadstairs
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E2 5b 12
68 Paragon HVS 5a ** 455
69 Paradise
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E1 5c 17
70 Nameless VS 4c *** 605
71 Nameless/Paragon HVS 5a ** 30
72 Beowulf E2 5c ** 152
73 The Phantom
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E3 5c * 20
74 The Absolution
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E5 6c **  
75 Suicide Wall E1 5c *** 881
  Doorway Area
77 The Ghost E3 5b *** 161
78 Vulcan
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E5 6b * 1
79 New Medium
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E4 6a  
80 Bow Wall E2 5b *** 487
81 Doorpost HS 4b *** 2456
82 Doorpost variation HVS 5b 26
83 Shaft
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E3 6b 2
84 Permanent Waves
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E4 5c  
85 Thin Wall Special E1 5b ** 617
86 The Chicken Run E2 5b 30
87 The Boysen Variant
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E1 5b 3
88 Toad Wall Special
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E3 6a 21
89 Brownpost HS 13
90 Little Brown Jug VS 5a *** 1748
91 Little Brown Jug (Variation Start) HVS 5a 173
92 Feast of Fear
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E6 6b 3
93 Thick Wall Special E4 5c * 19
94 Visions of Johanna E1 5b ** 265
95 Doorway S 4a ** 1264
96 Doorway (Variation Start) HVS 5a * 1
97 Clob
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VD 175
98 Venusberg VS 4c ** 437
99 My Back Pages HVS 5a 6
100 Anvil Chorus VS 4c *** 1208
101 Anvil Chorus (direct finish) HVS 5a ** 15
102 Jolly Green Giant
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E2 6a 2
103 Ledge Climb HVD *** 1004
104 Andrew S 4a ** 804
105 The Wasteland
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HVS 5b 11
106 The Rib Climb
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S 31
107 Como Crack
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S 9
108 Sloping Slab
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S 9
109 Sea Wall Exits
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VS 4c 7
  Girdle Traverses
111 Diamond Tiara
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HVS 5b * 4
112 String of Pearls E1 5b ** 14
  Landward Cliff
114 Mark
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HS 4b 51
115 T-Tour
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HVS 5b 24
116 Fungus Face E3 6b 18
117 Trapeze
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HVS 5a 107
118 The Peck Variant
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HVS 5a 10
119 Big Top VD * 831
120 Flat Top
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HS 4b 81
121 Fungus E6 6b 1
122 Simple Simon
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HS 4b 125
123 Simple Simon: The Pieman Variation VS 4c * 1
124 Poison Ivy
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E3 6a 5
125 Crazy Man Michael
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VS 4c 18
126 Pauline
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HS 4b 36
127 Sampan
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VD 25
128 Picnic
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VS 5a 104
129 Picnic Variation
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VS 5a 9
130 Holiday Slab VS 4c 13
131 Oread HVD ** 778
132 Oread Bypass
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VD 117
133 In-Between VD ** 914
134 Kate VD * 622
135 Alison Rib D *** 2303
136 Fafnir
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D 166
137 Fasolt
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VD 110
138 The Giant Steps
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VD 14
139 Gendarme Ridge VD 4

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