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Boswednack Cliff

Zennor, Saint Ives, TR26 3DE


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Boswednack Cliff is in Zennor, Saint Ives on the coast of Cornwall.

This is a slate cliff which is secluded and has routes up to 80ft. The rock is mostly sound but watch out for some looseness. Getting here is affected by the tide and swell so research this before you arrive.

Before you go

  • The location shown is for guidance only and is not exact. It is important to assess for yourself the quality of the rock and its suitability for climbing. You may find that the weather and other influences cause conditions to differ from one visit to another. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route to this location. Before climbing here, please check for access restrictions and information on the British Mountaineering Council Website.

    If your climb is in a remote place, such as in a mountainous area which may require a long hike to the spot, you should also follow the same safety recommendations required for hillwalking/mountaineering.

  • There are no facilities here, so make sure you come prepared with everything you need for your visit.