Portobello

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.

Guidebooks

Out of print: Lowland Outcrops (1994)

Climbs at this crag

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