Porth

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Porth
Rock Type Quarried Sandstone
Climbing Style Sport
Approach Time
Area Sandstone
Sub Area Sandstone Western Valleys
Geodata
WGS-84 Location 51.615049, -3.4037018
OS Grid Ref. ST 029 916
WGS-84 Parking Location
GR Parking Location
Base Elevation 196 metres (SRTM Estimation)
General Info
Faces Direction
Aspect
Wind Sheltered
Climbing Type
Seepage
Crags Within 5.0 km.

Brittania Quarry, Dan Dicks, Edmonston Quarry and Edge, Gelli, Glynfach, Llwynypia, Pontygwaith Quarry, Porth, Punk Rocks, Sugardaddy Gasworks, The Darren, Trebanog, Trehafod, Turberville Road Quarry, Tylorstown Quarry, Ynysboeth, Ynyshir Quarry, Ynyshir West, Ynysybwl Lady Windsor Quarry, Ynysybwl Quarry, Ynysybwl Upper Quarry



GR: ST (3)02907 (1)91625

51.615049, -3.4037018

Postcode (nearest) : CF39 9UB

BOLTING POLICY

Quarried Sandstone.

Bolts are fine.

PREAMBLE

A short, south-west facing quarry.

Compact rock, very dry!

ACCESS

Park at the end of Penrhiwgwynt Road in Porth. Walk through the gate and up the concrete road leading to the water towers. At the bend follow the rough path to the quarry, 50 m.

DESCENTS

Walk.

THE ROUTES

  1. Unknown - ?
    The left side of the central buttress has a high peg in a vague scoop. 7 m.

FIRST ASCENTS

  1. Unknown - Unknown