Porthgwarra Buttress

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Lots of sun!
Uphill
5 mins
Tidal

A large and heavily-featured buttress composed of superb rounded granite with a trio of worthwhile climbs that are quickly accessed, sunny and in a gorgeous setting. Guidebook page 268.

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1
Porthgwarra Face
One of the earliest and very best rock climbs of its grade discovered on the peninsula. Although described in three pitches it...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
VD
2
Shawangunk
A long and varied pitch that has a couple of sections of gritty rock. Start on the high sloping ledge below the line. Good, low...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
VS 4b
3
Porthgwarra Chimney
The crack and chimney line on the right of the high, sloping ledge is a challenging but worthwhile pitch. Start on the high...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a