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they are of international importance for cliff-nesting birds while providing some of the best
sea-cliff climbing in the country.
Therefore agreed climbing restrictions have been established to protect nesting and
These are essential not only for the continued existence of the colonies of seabirds
and also the Chough, Peregrines and Ravens which nest there.
These areas are designated sites of Special Scientific Interest and also include
European special Protection Area Status.
*CHECK NOTICE BOARDS EACH DAY BEFORE CLIMBING
*ACCESS TO RANGE IS ONLY PERMITTED IN NON-FIRING PERIODS
(check local press although if we can obtain the information we will post on this site)
*AVOID GARDEN ROUTES-FLORA ON THE CLIFF INCLUDE SOME
NATIONALLY SCARCE SPECIES.
*, DO NOT ATTACH BELAYS TO MOD PROPERTY.
*, NO CLIMBING THE CHAPEL CLIFF AT ANY TIME
No climbing is permitted on the Range West between 1st February and 28th July inclusive.
During the remainder of the year (except when there is firing) only annually briefed climbers
with a permit may enter.
Lydstep Head No climbing between 1st March and 28th July
" there will be a notice at the belay point at the top of Brazen Buttress"
Restriction in place between 1st February and 28th July.
Check signs on site. Restrictions may vary or be lifted early.
* Abercastle (Ynys Deullyn cliffs). (VR) * Llechdafad cliffs. (VR)
* Penbwchdy (Penbwchdy Head to Pwll Deri).
* St Davids Head areas.
Craig Coetan (upper and lower tiers) Mur Cenhinen and Coastguard Cliffs.
Pembrokeshire Coast National Climbing Restrictions apply to the area
Stack Rocks to St Govan's Head.