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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Feb 22, 2010
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South Coast of Guernsey


The smaller of the big two Islands Guernsey is a popular place for people to visit. It makes an ideal destination for a climbing holiday. The climbing is mainly to be found along the rocky south coast, but there are some other smaller areas, especially in the far north.

No matter where you base yourself, you will only be a short distance from the climbing since the Island isn't too big.

Take care as you drive around since the country lanes are extremely narrow, and what look like grassy banks lining the roads are in fact hard granite stone walls!

Getting There 

Fly directly in to the airport.

Climbing Season

For the United Kingdom area.

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Leading up Bayonet Crack, 5.9+

Bayonet Crack 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Main Area
Climb the steep left to right slanting crack system to a small overhang. Pass this with some excitement and continue on up the block above....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Euan Cameron
From: Mammoth Lakes
Feb 23, 2010
You can find out more info from a local website. Guernsey Climbing

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