Photo gallery: East Face Route (Original Route) at (Old Man of) Hoy

Click to read about (Old Man of) Hoy crag (Orkney Islands).
22 photos of this climb: average rating 3.9 votes 81
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Celebrating 500 feet above the North Sea
© madasten, Aug 2014
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Can you spot the streakers? ;)
© madasten, Aug 2014
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Gaz just passing the crux on the 2nd pitch of the Old Man
© madasten, Aug 2014
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Final abseil as the darkness fell
© peter.ravenscroft27, May 2014
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Me at the top of the Old Man of Hoy, more grimace than smile reflecting my feelings :-)
© puppythedog, Jun 2012
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The big abseil
© m1chael, May 2012
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john norman (aka jonnysunshine on the last pitch
© mikeleahy
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the crack on the last pitch
© mikeleahy
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old man
© mikeleahy, Aug 2011
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shadow of the old man
© mikeleahy, Aug 2011
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john on the last pitch
© mikeleahy
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a nice day out on the old man
© mikeleahy, Aug 2011
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Neil hanging out between the onslaughts on Pitch 2
© andyinglis, Sep 2010
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old man ab
© westaway, Oct 2004
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imelda on old man
© westaway, Oct 2004
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East Face Route, Old Man of Hoy. Unknown Climbers
© Dave Mason, May 2009
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The start the crux E1 moves! Ron was booked to guide and film the ascent for John's 40th...
© Ron Walker, May 2007
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Ron guiding on the crux pitch of the Old Man of Hoy
Ron Walker, May 2007
© Talisman Activities
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Fantastic climbing on the upper book corner (Ron guiding last pitch)
© Fi Chappell, May 2007
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Starting out on the second (crux) pitch of the Old Man of Hoy
© Fi Chappell, May 2007
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A very happy and buzzing 40th birthday boy John, abseiling off the Old Man of Hoy -...
© Ron Walker, May 2007
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Ron guiding the second pitch (E1 crux) of the Old Man of Hoy (Ron on belay, Fi second and...
Ron Walker, May 2007
© Talisman Activities