Climbs 17
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 100m a.s.l
Faces W

Go Shorty E2 5c Rosemergy Towers © JWB

Crag features

Pleasant routes up to 120 ft which should keep most people entertained for an evening or afternoon. No outstanding routes but "a nice prelude to the pub". Marked as "Long Carn" on OS maps.

Approach notes

Park at the small carpark with a square toilet block along the B3306. Bear L across the road and follow the path by the NT sign to a junction with the coast path. Turn R, go over the first rocky ridge. The crag (with obvious slab) is 300m ahead, and just below the coast path. Follow the path until level with the crag, then head L down through heather and gorse to the outcrop.

Access Advice

Environmentally sensitive, with unusual bird and plant life. Please leave it that way and take all your litter.

This page is a mess, all the routes are in the wrong order, maybe the mod could tidy it up a bit?
Tom Last - 16/Mar/11
Classic spot for beginners with a nice variety of climbs. Great top rope area with some good problems. Hard Times is fantastic *, but by far our favourite is Go Shorty ** which has a strenuous stretchy move to finish. Photo's to follow soon. Quiet and picturesque spot for a chilled out day.
Vaughan Try - 28/May/03
Nice little crag, never seen anyone else there. Brilliant E1 5c called "hard times" on a steep slab, hard moves and gear in expanding breaks. Amazing
Richard Barson - 05/Oct/02
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Goat's Ridge VD 3
2 White Rum Lichen
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HVS 5a  
3 Crabber's Nip
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HVS 5b  
4 Finger Winch
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VS 5a 7
5 East Tower Arete D 10
6 Funnel Chimney
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VD 12
7 The Soundings
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E2 5c 4
8 The Lucky Sea E2 5c 5
9 Hard Times E2 5c * 38
10 NC Madness
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VS 4c 11
11 Nipper's Crab
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S 17
12 Devious Do
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HVS 5b  
13 Flash Back
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S 4a 36
14 Blinkers
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HVS 5b 3
15 Sam's Greasy Thumbprint
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S 4a 34
16 Go Shorty
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E2 5c 17
17 Bolder Problem
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HVS 5a 28

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