Cwmcarn Quarry

South East Wales

A dire (though perhaps improving) "one-star" quarry. Worthwhile in winter because it gets any sunshine and dries at once.

Crag information
Climbing Area: Wales Rock Type: Sandstone
Importance: CRoW Land: No
Ownership: Unknown No. of Routes: 5
Within National Park: No Year Developed:
Grid Reference: ST220940

Parking and Approach

Lies N of Risca. From 0.5mi N of Cross Keys, turn R to Cwmcarn. At the Cwmcarn pub, turn R into Park St. Then take the next L to a parking spot.>From a lane between garages, follow a path heading leftwards to the quarry.
Area information

A wide variety of crags, including adventurous sea cliffs at Ogmore, modern sports routes on inland limestone and sandstone cliffs, and winter climbing venues in the Brecon Beacons. To Donate to the South Wales Bolt Fund Up to date route info can found on the South Wales Climbing Wiki:-

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