Southern Sandstone News

Calling all Volunteers for Fun Weekend at Harrison’s !

November 8th, 2016

We are felling the next tree compartment at Harrison’s Rocks w/c 21st November and would be SO grateful for any help tidy up/make a bonfire the following weekend (26th and 27th November) The work will include: · The usual clearance of arisings post cutting · Revetment work · Maintaining the footpaths clear and defined · […]

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Busy At Bowles Next Saturday

October 24th, 2016

Heads up for climbers: Bowles has got a large group of climbers at Bowles in the morning of Saturday 5th November until 1pm. They’ll be using 12 climbs which will be set up from early, so the crag will be pretty busy until lunchtime.  

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Sandstone Open Meeting This Sunday

October 18th, 2016

Sandstone Open Meeting This Sunday 6.30pm in the Bar at Bowles The meeting will be held at 6:30 pm in the bar at Bowles, which will be open from 6 pm. Snacks and some non-alcoholic drinks will be provided. All matters relating to Southern Sandstone climbing will be on the agenda and are open to […]

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Wrecked on Wrecker’s Slab

August 20th, 2016

  Wrecker’s Slab 115m, 3 pitches. Rockfax Description One of the longest, most alluring and serious VS climbs in the West Country, Wrecker’s Slab is nevertheless the most attempted of its genre on the coast. The huge, slim slab rising from the beach on the far right-hand side of the cliff has very little in […]

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Dartmoor Weekend Trip 10th/11th September

July 21st, 2016

Away Trip for Adults 10th/11th September – book your place now !! ALL ABILITIES WELCOME   With transport from the South East, join us for a two day weekend adventure on some of Britain’s finest Granite Edges in Dartmoor. These all inclusive weekends are not only great fun but hugely satisfying as our qualified and […]

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