View larger mapGrid Ref NW 959663

Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 30/May/2010

Portobello

Dumfries and Galloway, SCOTLAND

Climbs 54 – Rocktype Greywacke – Altitude ? – Faces W

Crag features
A sunny cliff with excellent rock. This cliff probably has the highest concentration of Extreme grade routes in the south-west of Scotland.

Take RP's and small wired nuts for the many narrow cracks.

Access notes
Some crags are tidal and great care is needed.

Weather forecast

 Today  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon 

0.0mm rain
Sun
19 °C
18 kph

0.0mm rain
Sun
18 °C
15 kph

1.7mm rain
Mainly cloudy
18 °C
24 kph

6.6mm rain
Cloudy
16 °C
35 kph

0.2mm rain
Mainly cloudy
16 °C
34 kph
Forecast for this crag or UK Weather forecast. Powered by World Weather Online
More: mwis: Southern Uplands

Guidebooks

Out of print: Lowland Outcrops (1994)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs Add missing Climb Upload a file of missing climbs
 Climb nameGradex
 PRIMROSE INLET  
2The Snail TrailHS 4b 2
3Haddock's Left FinS 1
4Fanny HaddockVD 2
5Jonny DoryVD 1
6Ann ChovyS 5
7Mullet of CocktailS 5
8Bottom FeedersHVS 5a ***2
 SLAB BAY  
10A Dream of White HelmetsHS 4b * 
11ScreamadelicaE5 6a * 
12ChangelingE5 6a ** 
13The Man from Del MonteE3 6a ***2
 AXLE BAY  
15The Elle FactorVS 4c 1
16The Cats PyjamasE3 5c **1
17BootlessHVS 5a *2
18Jack the KipperE2 5c **2
19The Dogs PollacksHVS 5a 1
 PORTOBELLO BAY CLIFF  
21Crawfords CrackersHVS 5a 7
22Monsieur DuboisE1 5b *4
23The Crayfish TwinsE2 5c **1
24Floating VoterHVS 5a 3
25BlockheadS 3
26Surfin' SafariS 4a 2
 SEA BUTTRESS  
28Cockle SuckerS 3c 2
29Shellfish BastardS 3c 2
30Happy ManS 4a *5
31Soul KitchenHVS 5a *2
32Hanging DuckHS 4a 2
 Climb nameGradex
 SHARK FIN BAY  
34Buckets of DoomHVS 5a 1
35Silence of the ClamsHVS 5a **5
36Cutty SharkHS 4b 8
37Mussel BoundHVS 5a **13
38Water DanceE1 5b *5
39Sanity ClausS 4a 1
40Basking up the Wrong TreeVD 4
41Speed LimpetsHS 6
 U-BOAT PEN  
43Lurchin' with the UrchinsHS 4b 1
44Feeling the PinchVS 4b *11
45The Water MarginE2 5b ***13
46Dead Sea StrollsS 4a *4
47The Ducking StoolVS 4c **8
 CRACKED BLOCK COVE  
49ThunderboltHVS 5a **16
50St Elmo's FireE3 5c ***3
51Only MonstersVS 4c *5
52Tales of the RubblebankHVS 5a 1
53A Close ShaveE1 5b *6
54NRGHVS 4c *6
55Critical MassHVS 5a **10
56The Cruel SeasideE2 5c ***5
57Parallel LinesVS 4b *12
58Return of the LimpetS 4a 4
59Friggitt's RestE1 5b **2
60Thinking Mans LimpetVS 5a 2
61Portobello BelleE3 5c 1
 MARCH BAY  
63They're Watching MeVS 4c * 
Classifieds
Find Classifieds near to this crag (Indoor Walls, Outdoor Shops, Accommodation, etc)

Moderator Updates to this page are checked by UKC volunteer punkpunk

USER FEEDBACKLogin as Existing User to add your comments
Useful info, thanks John. http://www.johnbiggar.com/portobello-stranraer-rock-climbing.asp
daWalt - 16/Apr/12