GUILLEMOT LEDGE


A huge wall with several routes which are the longest at Swanage. Abseil approach to a non-tidal boulder beach. More reasonable finishes than other swanage cliffs. Restrictions on the main wall.

Routes

42 trad routes (HS...E6)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
or shade
Approach walk Other
West Face
This is one of the most impressive sections of cliff at Swanage, and also one of the most...
18
Trad
Lots of sun!
Up and down

25 mins

Abseil
Restricted Access
East Face
This is a justifiably popular section of cliff. With its easy access, good lower to mid-grade...
24
Trad
Lots of sun!
Up and down

25 mins

Abseil
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  • Latest Comments

    For GUILLEMOT LEDGE

    Tensor II
    "8/4/14 - Nice and straightforward with good gear and plenty of holds. a stiff sh..." 09/May top50

    True Identity
    "Good value route with nice face climbing high up and decent gear." 17/Sep

    Batt Crack
    "BIG WARNING! Great first pitch - until the 'good belay ledge'. I think a fair..." 26/Jul top50

    Ledgend Direct
    "First HVS lead. Great route, loads of bomber gear with just a couple of awkward ..." 22/Oct

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