Glen Lednock Boulders

Climbs 150 – Rocktype Schist – Altitude 329m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
Glen Lednock is a collection of excellent boulders in a perfect situation. The rock is very compact schist, crimpy and solid.

Many problems are easy in nature and provide great entertainment for kids. A good level of problems in the font6 range, a good few nice font7's and harder projects for those who wish to look.

Online guide @

http://www.scottishclimbs.com/wiki/Glen_Lednock:_Dam_Boulders

Access notes
The upper part of the glen is dominated by Lednock reservoir. The public road up the glen beyond Invergeldie farm (the usual parking spot for those contemplating a walk up Ben Chonzie) passes the waterfall of Sput Rolla to below the dam and ample parking.

****LOWER GATE NOW LOCKED PARK AS FOR BEN CHONZIE PARKING AND WALK FROM HERE 30mins****

It then continues up right past a hairpin and finishes at a small parking area right beside the east side of the dam. Either side of the dam are two rocky hills (Creag Iochdair & Creag nan Eun), both of which give bouldering areas.

Guidebooks
Scottish Climbing Yearbook 2010 (2010),
Out of print: Bouldering in Scotland (2008)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 THE BUNGALOW  
2Upp' Gutter Har'f6A+ 5
3The Thatchers Sidef6A 2
4Subsidence Damagef5+ 6
 SLASH WALL  
6Cosmetic Smilef3 1
7The Glasgow Handshakef3 1
8Slash and Grabf3 1
 THE LIP  
10Droopy Mustachiof3+ 1
11Pencil Hairsf4 2
 BIG POINTED BOULDER  
13Easy Overf6A 5
14Its Big and its Funnyf3 5
15The Pointerf6A+ 5
16The Nipplef4+ 5
17Visible Boulder Linef3 4
 FLAT CAT BOULDER  
19Road Killf5+ 3
20Flat Cat Crackf3 2
21Flat Cat Crack SSf6B 2
22Fur Ballf6A 4
23Catalinaf6C+ 2
24Feline of Footf6B+ *3
25Feline of Foot - The Extra Leapf6C **3
26Lip Kingf4+ 1
27The Fur Sidef3 3
 THE PYRAMID  
29Smoothief3+ 10
30Neffertiti's Caressf4 9
31The Slave Routef5 8
32Playing Mummies and Daddiesf5+ 5
33Tomb Raidersf5 6
34Out of the Tombf4+ 4
 BOG TROTTER BOULDER  
36Boggin'f6A+ 4
37Marsh Manf5 2
38Tsunamif7B 4
39Moss Sidef5+ 3
 TAPER SLAB  
41Tappy Lappyf3 5
42Clartsf3+ 4
 SPLIT ROCK  
44Gritstoner's Pathf5+ *4
45Back Straddle Rollf6C ***12
46Split Infinityf6A 19
47Floor Routinef6B+ 7
48Hillbilly Windmillf6C **9
 THE EIFFEL TOWER  
50Feathering the Penthousef6A+ **13
51Eiffel Aretef5 17
52Eiffel Slabf3 11
53The Bouldragf3 1
 CANARY WHARF  
55Bonds Gatef6A *11
56Bonded to my Beanief6B+ *7
57Bondagef6C **8
 THE SQUAT  
59Monochromef7A+ 2
 THE LANTERN  
61Lighter Bushelf3 29
62Wick Edf3 27
63Wick Ed SSf6A *3
 THE BIG LAMP  
65Fog on the Tynef4 12
66Bottled Dogf4+ 10
67Dean Street Swaggerf6B+ 1
68Bonny Lasses with Boob Tubesf6A+ 14
69Offshore 44f6A+ 17
70Geordie War Cryf6B *20
71Reach For The Skyf6C 9
72Best In Toonf6B+ *16
73Biker Grovef6C+ * 
74Marshmallows Running Through Your Veinsf6A *17
75Elegant Belly Flopf6B **15
 BANJO ROCK  
77Muir's Songf4+ 9
 THE UPRIGHT BOULDER  
79The Ring of Lovef6A  
80Gazing Outf4+ 4
81Reluctancef5 4
82Bowl Managementf3 9
83Seamless Thantitisf6A 4
84The Elegant's Stoolf6A 9
85Lineupf4 9
86Delicatessancef6A+ *3
87Tim's Got a Problemf6C **2
 REAL ESTATE BLOCK  
89Astride the Balustradef6B *6
90Astride the Balustrade SSf6C  
91Keep it Unrealf7A+ ***3
92Elizabethan Chorusf6A **4
93Column Inchesf6B+ 3
94The Crispiest, Flakiest Garden Ideasf6A+  
95The Selling Pointf6B+  
96The Makeoverf4  
97Mean Streetf6B+ 9
98Cobble Street Treatf6A+ 11
99Leftoversf5+ *1
100Rock Around the Blocf7A **5
 THE REIVER'S STONE  
102There and Back Againf3 14
103Only Fools Directf6A 4
104Only Fools With Horsesf6A *16
105Sneak By Nightf6B **21
106Reiver's Logicf7A+ *10
107Cattle Breathf4+ 9
108Nostril Nightmaref4 6
109Lip Stickf6B+  
110No Hiding Placef5 *13
111No Hiding Place SSf6A **6
112Billy No Clanf6A *26
113The Dung Trailf5 9
114Hairy Mountsf3 9
115Hairy Mounts Variationf5 3
116The Drover's Trailf3 8
117Cattle's Slabf3 8
118Night Walkerf6A *16
119Cheese Baguettes Go Well With Picklesf6B  
120Red 22f6A+ ***28
121Blood Breakfastf4 8
 THE KIST  
123The Hurdef6C 1
124Secret Haulf5+ 8
125The Keyf7A **7
 CURBSTONE  
127Rust Bucketf3 3
128Traffic Facistf4+ 5
129Double Yellowf5+ 2
 UPPER BOULDERS  
131Magic Carpetf6A *4
132Magic Mushroomf6B+ *2
133No Cigarf4  
134Dirty Rackf3 1
135Shortroundf4 2
 LOW ROOF  
137White Men Can't Mantlef6C+ *8
 SALTIRE STONE  
139Slaying St Georgef6A+  
 THE HORNS OF EUN  
141Bull Headedf5+  
 WEE MAN BOULDER  
143Stumpys Revengef5+ 1
 TALL MANS BOULDER  
145Stretch Shortyf5+ 1
146Dwarven Stealthf5 1
 CADBURY BOULDER  
148Milk Tray Manf6B+ **2
149Bournvillef6A+ 1
 THE WAVE  
151The Tubef6A+ 5
152Breaking Wavef7A **18
153Afraid of the Wavef7A ***10
154Afraid of the Wave SSf7A+ ***2
155Rimming the Ice Maidenf4+ *4
156Slab and Ticklef6B **20
157Temptressf5 ***21
158Under the Thumbf6A *6
 SHARK BOULDER  
160Remoraf6B+ *9
161Sharkskin Traversef7A+ ***2
 THE FLYING BOMB BOULDER  
163Manic Stuporf7B **7
164Inhibited Maniaf7C ***3
165Tweedley Traversef6B+ *2
 CRACKED WALL  
167Tendency to Crackf6B+ ***3
168Project WallProject *** 
 UPPER DAM BOULDER  
170Protein Partyf6B+ *5
171Damn Landing!f6C *4
172Tumultuous Blissf7A **5
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Gate is still padlocked, although there are now 5 locks! I also parked and walked up, its about a 10 minute walk.
Antd - 11/Nov/11
Gate at NN736275 was locked with 3 big padlocks. Parked at the side of the road and walked up. Are there some access issues with this track?
IamAJMiller - 27/Mar/11