Climbs 70
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 33m a.s.l
Faces E

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Nice day for flow stone. © samparsons

Crag features

An unusual venue made up of a long low quarried wall that for much of its length is set in a slight trench. There are plenty of routes here and although on initial appearance seem to be very short, are actually mostly of good rock, powerful and not a pushover. Some of the flowstone climbing is well-worth tracking down and the whole crag is extremely sheltered and close to the parking - just don't mistake the short length of the routes as easy pickings!

Approach notes

Park at the Cheyne Weares car park and then walk south (right when looking out to sea) on a path to the edge of the quarry from where the path continues down a short way to the quarry floor and the crag.

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The latest edition of the Dorset Rockfax features the now widely acclaimed full-page colour topos, and includes all the new lines in the areas previously covered, as well as many entirely new sectors. The crags are illustrated using bigger topos and there is a complete new set of action photos. This new Rockfax guide will concentrate on Portland, Swanage and Lulworth, covering all the sport routes in these areas, and also the bulk of the quality trad climbing at Swanage and Lulworth. Coverage of bouldering and deep water soloing, along with all the routes in Devon have migrated from this book.
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