Climbs 12
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 10m a.s.l
Faces W

Cliff on diagonal © nastyned

Crag features

Short routes up to 80ft, entertaining and fun if you feel like some toproping or just mucking around.

Approach notes

Non-tidal but beware heavy seas.
Approach along the coast path NE from Zennor Head (2mi) or SW from Treveal Cove (from the B3306, OS SW 473 394, 1.5mi). The Pillar is 60ft high, easily seen. Steep slopes lead down via a sketchy path.

Can anyone tell me the usual route of descent please? Is it a case of downclimbing or do you abseil off? If so can this be done without leaving gear behind?? I went there the other day for the first time, VERY heavy sea running so we stuck to the inland routes and couldn't safely get up the Pillar, particularly as we weren't sure of the route down!! Any advice appreciated!
neilstubbs - 11/Jul/11
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1The Little MermaidS 4b 2
2The cracks
S 10
3Edge ClimbS 6
4Wicca Chimney
VD 1
5The Sea Spray Climb *
VD 3
6The Sloping Ledge Climb *D 2
7The Corner *
VD 1
8The Rib Climb *
D 1
9Diagonal route *
VD 1
10Wicca Pillar Traverse *
S 1
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