Climbs 57
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 8m a.s.l
Faces SW

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Crag features

This area is bounded on the west by the Royal Artillery Range and extends to Lydstep Cavern Bay. The beaches of Skrinkle Haven and Church Door provide a welcome post-climb diversion.

Approach notes

From the car park above the cliff walk to the low headland within a few minutes.

Tidal - accessible at half to low tide by traversing along the cliff base. Routes on the right-hand side can be reached by abseil to an almost non-tidal ramp. At the west edge, scramble down an easy ridge at the far west edge.

Guidebooks

Deep Water

Mike Robertson's award winning Deep Water guide, covering DWS on the English South Coast, Pembroke, Scotland and throughout the world.
More info
More Guidebooks:
Pembroke Vol 5 - Stackpole and Lydstep (2012)

Out of print:
More rockfall to the right end of the crag tomahawk etc all gone
valecoastclimber - 25/May/15
The top half of the area containing Sidewinder and Firestreak has gone. All that remains of these two routes is a ledge where the wide break used to be
Tubs - 09/Apr/14
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
  *The Promontory*
2 Asleep at the Wheel E1 5a  
3 Back Seat Driver HVS 5a 1
4 Right Hand Drive
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E1 5b 1
5 Automatic Transmission E2 5b 1
6 Another Wounded Knee E2 5c 3
7 Twin Carbs E3 6a **  
8 Skrinkle Cut E2 5b * 5
9 Wet Bulgarian Surprise E2 5c * 1
10 Electric Ignition E2 5c *  
11 Back Fire E2 5c * 1
12 Bump Start HVS 5a 1
13 Bump Start Direct Finish 6c  
14 Reconditioned E2 5c  
15 Choke 5a 1
16 Exhausted HVS 5a *  
17 Timing Belt 6a *  
  *Forbidden Head*
  The Left-hand Wall
20 A Breed Apart
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E4 6a *  
21 Simmer
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E1 5a  
Climb name Grade
22 Arms Race
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E1 5a 5
23 I'm Spartacus
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E6 6b * 1
24 Someone Set Fire to the Taverns
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E6 6b  
25 Baroque
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E6 6b  
26 Vladimir and Serge
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E5 6b *  
27 Instant Analysis
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E5 6b **  
28 A Thousand Harsh Words
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E6 6b  
29 Gorak
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E5 6b *** 1
30 Not for All the Tea in China
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E6 6c  
31 Hungry Heart
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E5 6b *** 6
32 Sweet Dreams
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E5 6b **  
33 Slabby Ramp
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S 4a *  
34 SALT
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VS 4c  
35 SAM
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HVS 4c 2
36 Dronophone
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HVS 5b 2
37 Stop That Pigeon
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VS 5a 2
  The Central Cave Area
39 Iron Pirate 6c+ ***  
40 Fooled by a Smile E5 6a **  
41 Blue Mood E5 6a *  
42 Love Action E4 6a * 2
Climb name Grade
43 Strange Love E6 6a ** 3
44 Occam's Razor 7c+ *** 1
45 Imposterbee 7c+ *** 1
46 Pollinator 8a ***  
47 Stinging Bee 7b+ ** 1
48 Run Bar Bar E3 5c 1
49 The Cruise
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E2 5b 4
50 No Slab, No Flab
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E5 6b *  
51 Greenham Common
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E4 6a **  
52 Sidewinder
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E3 5c ** 3
53 Scud-U-Like
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E4 5c  
54 Firestreak E3 5c ** 4
55 The Runs
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E5 6b *  
56 Rhizostoma Pulmo E3 5c/6a ** 1
57 Olympiad 8b *** 1
  The Right-hand Wall
59 Double Magnum Man E3 5c  
60 White Magnum 6c+ **  
61 Voodoo Doll 7a **  
62 Tomahawk E1 5b * 4

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