Climbs 14
Rocktype Dolerite
Altitude 496m a.s.l
Faces SW

On the edge © Kevin Woods

Crag features

A quiet crag set in a spectacular position overlooking Glasgow and the Kilpatricks. The main escarpment is 100m high but exceptionally loose and grassy. Most of the climbing is on the square buttress at Jenny's Lum and offers low-grade routes of about 10m.

Much loose rock at the crag, it has been pretty much abandoned for decades. Spring + autumn are the best times. Beware summer, the approach slopes are a jungle once the bracken grows: get high up quickly, then traverse on thinner vegetation.

Approach notes

Park at the Blanefield War Memorial and follow the Campsie Dene Road 5-10 minutes to the end of the houses. At the first RHS field, follow a track onto the hillside. This climbs almost to the bottom of the landslide debris.


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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1The Long GullyM  
2Coffin Gully ButtressVD  
 Jenny's Lum Buttress 
4Wallace's ChimneyD 1
5MayaE1 5a *3
6Jenny's Lum AreteHS 4b *3
7The Writings on the WallE1 5b **2
8TendonsHVS 5a  
9Rusty PegsHVS 5a  
10ShadowE3 5b **2
S 4a  
13Classic Crack
S 4a  
14Pinnacle Arete
S 4a * 
15Jacob's Crack
VS 4b  
16Moss Kills

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