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Blackford QuarryMidlothian, SCOTLAND
Climbs 13 – Rocktype Dolerite – Altitude 77m a.s.l – Faces SW
Bolt belays above the west wall and stake belays on the pinnacle.
Feels slightly esoteric as absolutely no-one goes there, quality of the rock is sturdy in all but very few places (check for dodgey flakes occasionally) and offers plenty of footholds and excellent friction. Graffitied walls also offer that 'inner-city' crag feel.
Enough climbing here for a good half day of trad and also features Corbie's Craig and Agassiz Rock nearby.
Can also park at the end of Blackford Glen Road which is closer but there is more risk of having your car broken into.
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