Shallow Cut

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Shallow Cut
Rock Type Natural Carboniferous Limestone
Climbing Style Trad
Approach Time 20 minutes
Area Gower
Sub Area Tor Bay and Great Tor
Local Area Great Tor East
WGS-84 Location
OS Grid Ref.
WGS-84 Parking Location
GR Parking Location
Base Elevation 0 metres (Other)
General Info
Faces Direction East
Wind Sheltered Mostly
Climbing Type Normal
Before/After Low Tide 0.0 hours (See Note)

Tidal Status

Bolting Policy

No bolting.


About 25m right of the starting platform of East Ridge is a shallow recess with a chimney in the back.



The Routes

1. Stefan Hermann And The Mothers Of Invention 10m HS,4a

Climb the chimney and subsequent corner forming the left side of the recess.

D.Dilligence Pre-2003

2. Careless McGee 10m HVD

Scramble up to the ledge half-way up the right corner of the recess and finish up the corner crack.

D.Dilligence Pre-2003

3. Another Brixius In The Wall 10m M

The right-hand arête of the recess.

D.Dilligence Pre-2003

First Ascents

Additional Photos