Auckengill

Climbs 50 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 3m a.s.l – Faces SE

Crag features
The climbing at Auckengill is spread over 3 areas with the south facing sea wall in the Quarry area being best and a suntrap if the wind is right. There you'll find a non tidal platform gives a good selection of starred routes in the most pleasant surroundings. Turbo Diesel E2 5b*** Horsepower VD*** and Amber Gambler HVS 5a** are the must do routes.

Guidebooks
Northern Highlands North (2004)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
 NORTH AUCKENGILL 
2Walk-in from BetelgeuseVD
3Ancient MarinerS 4b
4Bonsai BabyVS 4c
5ZigurattHVS 5a
6Snappy When WetVS 4c
7MidgeVD
 HARBOUR 
9Centre GrooveD
10Taximan's GallassesVS 4c
11Green CornerD
12Centre CrackD
13The Nervous PhotographerVS 4c
14Left GrooveVS 4b
15Heckler's CrackVD
 THE QUARRY AREA 
 ORANGE WALL 
18Auck and GullS 4b
19The Happy PineappleS 4b
20Nybster GrooveHVS 5a ***
21Starter for TenHS 4b
22SlaterVD
23Just a MinuteVD
 THE ALCOVE 
25Route 66VS 4c
26Boxy but SafeVD
27StraightjacketVS 4c *
28Padded CellVS 4c *
 EAST FACING WALL 
30Slipping ClutchVS 4c *
31Go Faster StripeVS 4c *
32Supratintorial ProblemVS 4c *
 SOUTH FACING WALL 
34HorsepowerVD ***
35Deal BreakerVS 5a *
36Stretch LimousineVS 4b **
37Amber GamblerHVS 5a **
38TurbodieselE2 5b ***
39Green for GoVS 4c *
40Push Up to the BumperE1 5a
41Fishy FingersVS 4c
42Fishy SupriseVS 4c
43Traction ControlS 4b
44BendixS 4b
45H.T. leadS 4b
46BigendVS 5a
47Overhead Top Dead CentreHVS 5a
48Little EndS 4a
 TIDAL WALL 
50Slippery BugHS 4b
51Kilt HigherVS 4c **
52BirdcageVS 4c
53Dashing White SargeantS 4b *
54One Hundred Years of PhysiotherapyVS 4b **
55FoxtrotVS 5b *
56WhateverS 4b *
57BellyflopHVS 5a *
58Limpet LoveVS 4b *
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The seaward walls are pleasant and were a great place to spend an evening.
Smelly Fox - 29/Jun/11