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UKC News - on 18 Jun 2012
Mid-flight on Above and Beyond E6 6a.  A Pat Littlejohn Classic., 3 kbOver the weekend of 1st 3rd June Mountaineering Ireland (MI) hosted the third annual Fair Head Climbing Meet. Billed as 'the best crag in the UK' and with a fine forecast, this year saw the most successful meet to date with over 150 climbers enjoying climbing at its best.

Fair Head is a 5 km expanse of dolerite situated on the North Coast of Northern Ireland. Currently there are over 400 recorded routes, many of which follow splitter crack lines...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67197

Calder - on 18 Jun 2012
In reply to UKC News:

Yet another reminder that I really need to get over there...
RKernan - on 18 Jun 2012
In reply to UKC News:
A superb weekend and there was a definite buzz about the place! Hopefully this doesn't mean the classics will start getting polished...

Definately surreal to be sitting at a belay at this 'unheard of' crag and to turn round only to see Dawes about to ab down.
Big thanks to Paul and Sean the farmer for a great weekend!
royal - on 18 Jun 2012
In reply to UKC News:
Above and Beyond looks like an epic position.
Jon Ratcliffe - on 18 Jun 2012
In reply to UKC News: Awesome weekend at an awesome crag and a great scene all round, good effort to Paul, MI and loads of thanks and appreciation to Sean the farmer (although maybe a third portaloo next time eh!)...we're already planning another trip, still got loads of the best routes in the UK left to do!
Jon R
Colm_Shannon - on 28 Jun 2012
In reply to UKC News: Why does it say " Paul Swail" below a photo I took???

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