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Sarclet

Caithness, SCOTLAND

Climbs 95 – Rocktype Conglomerate – Altitude 12m a.s.l – Faces SE

Crag features
An amazing area of Sandstone conglomerate offering superb climbing in a stunning setting.

Access notes
Approach by following the fence line directly East from the Mains Of Ulbster farm, crossing the small burn by the ruin. The high headland on your right as you approach the cliffs is approx above Tilted Ledge area, which can be easily identified from the cliff top to the North.

The majority of routes require abseil approches.

Weather forecast

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10.2mm rain
Cloudy
13 °C
32 kph

0.5mm rain
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12 °C
30 kph

1.7mm rain
Mainly cloudy
13 °C
26 kph

0.0mm rain
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15 °C
27 kph

0.0mm rain
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14 °C
28 kph
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Guidebooks
Scottish Rock - North (2009), Northern Highlands North (2004)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 TILTED LEDGE  
2Fishpaste BreakfastVD  
3Fishnet NecklaceVD *3
4OblimovHS 4b * 
5YawnVS 4c *2
6Pullin' on Puddin'E2 5b **2
7Birthday BoyE3 5c **2
8The OgeeVS 4c **2
9Suckin' On DividsHVS 5a *1
10Wicker ManVS 4c * 
11ConglomeratiVS 4c *6
12BlackcurrentHVS 4c * 
13BibbleVD  
14Hare of the DowgD  
15BobbleS  
16BodVS 4c  
 HEITHE BUTTRESS  
18Lithium Fry-upHVS 5a ** 
19Hats Off to The CatmanHVS 5a **2
20KennethHVS 5a *2
21Donnie DarkoVS 4b  
22Frank The RabbitVS 4b  
23The Sad Lives of the Rabbit peopleVS 4c  
24Chasmic FarceS 4b  
25Harvestmen are not SpidersVD  
26Heithe CliffS 4a  
27ShedmaniaS 4a  
 HEITHE HEADLAND  
29Tug of the TideS * 
30KaleidoscopeHVS 5a * 
 SURFER BUTTRESS  
32Silver SurferE1 5b ***6
 HIDDEN BAY  
34Hard of HerringS 4b  
35On the ReboundHVS 5a * 
 DJAPANA BUTTRESS  
37Arch RivalHVS 5a * 
38Like it or LimpetVD  
39Northern AllianceE3 5c ***3
40DjapanaE3 5c ***2
 BIG BUTTRESS SOUTH-EAST FACE  
42The Orchid HunterE3 5c **1
43The Adventures Of Baron Von MidgehousenE1 5c *1
44Time BanditE4 6a ***1
45Groove ArmadaVS 4c ***16
46The FlowE2 5b * 
47The Sarclet PimpernelE1 5a ***24
 BIG BUTTRESS NORTH-EAST FACE  
49Edge Over The SeaE1 5b **2
50Walking on WaterE2 5c ***2
51Crypt RobberE2 5c ***2
52A Paddler's TaleE4 5c ***5
53Big Banana FeetE1 5b **2
54Skinny Malinky Long LegsHVS 5a ** 
55Silver DarlingsE1 5b  
 SMELLY BAY  
57Tranquility AreteVS 4c * 
 Climb nameGradex
58MoonstoneS 4b  
 OCCUM'S BUTTRESS  
60Thrumster RegattaE1 5b **3
61Occum's RazorE4 6a ***5
62The HavenVS 4c **4
63Just VisitingVS 4c **3
 CAVE BAY AREA  
65Roof And ReadyVS 4c  
66SparkletVD  
67Ruff AreteS 4a  
 PUDDING STONE BUTTRESS  
69From Cockleroy to Cockles, Ahoy!VS 5a 1
70Not Big And Not CleverVS 5a 2
71Cross WavesHVS 5a  
72Trevor, I can see your shoes from hereVS 4c ** 
73Sweet SixteenS 4b **3
74Dynamo ThrumE5 6a ** 
75Breakfast With SquirrelsE1 5b *1
76GrapHVS 5a **1
77OscillatorE2 6a * 
78Queen's Mute TerminationE2 5b **3
79The CensorE1 5a * 
80Nice OneVS 4c ** 
81Pudding Stone low traversenone 5c 1
 OILY BUTTRESS  
83That Petrel EmotionE1 5b * 
84Cold HaloVS 4b  
85Oiled UpVS 4b  
86I Heard It Down The PubS 4b  
87I Saw it in a PictureS 4a  
88I Smelt it on the BreezeS 4b  
 BLACK LAGOON  
90Sartorius StretchVS 4c * 
91Nag's HeadHVS 5a * 
92Geezer from the Black LagoonHVS 5a  
 FIRST BAY  
94Black PuddingHVS 4c  
95Grey GuruS 4b ***2
96ReconciliationVD 1
97Seek 'n' SealVS 4c  
98In The PinksS 4b *1
 SECOND BAY  
100Seal TrainVS 4c  
101Seal LatrineVD 4b  
102Gargle and SpitHVS 5a  
103Let them Eat Jelly BeansS  
104Rinse and RepeatVS 4c *** 
 SPLIT ROCK  
106Remembrance of Fast ThingsS 4b  
107Terns Of EndearmentE1 5b * 
108MadeleineVS 4b  
109Tern It UpE1 5a  
110AchternS 4a  
 WATERFALL STACK  
112Waterfall StackHVS 4b  
113The PatentMS ** 
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Some of the best rock I have ever climbed on. Glorious.
Ian Jones - 13/Jun/11