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Shorncliff (OS)

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About Shorncliff (OS):

A natural limestone cliff about 100 feet high. About 200 routes with at least half in the VS-HVS grades. The rock and pro are good, but bring two ropes for the rappell descents. Faces west and is great when the weather is chilly. Best in the spring when there are no leaves on the trees.
Nearest town or city: Chepstow
Directions: OS 162 GR ST 542 993 Alt. 153m
8 miles north of Chepstow. Take the A466 north from Chepstow, and after 7 miles you will see Tintern Abbey on the right. Just past it there is a road on the right going over a bridge, park here. Cross the bridge and head east for one mile to a large trail running N/S. Turn left (south) and go another mile until the crag can be seen on the right.
Latitude, Longitude: 51.69012, -2.66266
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Quantity of Climbs: Year