Climbs 15
Rocktype Dolerite
Altitude 50m a.s.l
Faces S

Tim resting after the crux of Scharnhorst © andymoin

Crag features

Small quarry providing some short (< 20m) decent climbs.

Dolerite of ok quality - but treat with caution.

Dries quickly - worth a visit if you've exhausted other Edinburgh crags.

Currently very overgrown, but there's a path cut to the base of Scharnhorst


Did Sharnhorst and The Boat last night. Both good and worthwhile routes that stayed surprisingly dry despite quite heavy rain. We left good ab tat and a biner on the (rusty) stake above The Boat. The nice homeowner above kindly invited us to nip over the fence and out through his garden, before a long walk back all the way through the village! If feeling public spirited, it'd be worth bringing some decent tat for the fence posts and leaving it above Sharnhorst. Other alternatives descents looked extremely grim gorse-bashing.
DannyC - 21/May/14
Tip- Dont wear shorts - everywhere is covered in nettles! Lots of broken glass at the base of the climbs aswell unfortunatly
Milage - 06/May/11
Path cleared on 2nd of September to Dive dive dive, the boat and the the VS, which continues to Scharnhorst. Take the path just to the left side of the rope swing. We left tat at the top of Scharnhorst too and there was some old stuff that I used at the top of dive dive dive.
jonnie3430 - 02/Sep/10
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
E3 6a  
2Edge of Time
E4 6a *1
3Edge of Time (Variation)
E3 5c 1
4ScharnhorstE1 5b **38
5Fleet Air Arm
E4 6a  
6Nearly an AngelE3 6a *4
7The Vital Spark
VS 4c 4
8Dive Dive DiveE3 6a *4
9The BoatE1 5b *14

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