Climbs 25
Rocktype Greywacke

Faces NW

Crag features

Coastal boulders and min crags. Some parts are tidal. 

Approach notes

From car park space near St Helen's church ruins (Siccar Point Information sign), cross the field pass the church and walk down hill. Avoid way down further east as there are hidden drops over the crags.

It depends what level you climb at and if you like the outdoor. The stack's by far the worst part, dirty and sharp, but the rock quality of the nearby Ròn boulder is much better and the lines are nice. The 'Sliseag ròin' (slice of seal) traverse was pretty fun I thought. It does get better further west. An sgarbh is a very nice and solid line and the Latha-saor boulder had enough to keep me busy for several sessions. And there's the cave as well, which I never bothered to clean up. Overall, it's a nice little venue, close enough to Edinburgh but with a sense of remoteness. Sorry you did not like it.
Maragmhòraix - 11/Jan/18
I didn't really enjoy this venue at all, I started at the far end at the stack . I wouldn't rate these routes very highly. Perhaps the routes further up the coast below the old church are better, maybe it just needs more traffic , but I won't be back!
RitchieArmstrong - 09/Jul/17
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Muir-làn f6A ** 2
2 Ìosal f7B ** 2
3 Latha saor
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f6B * 1
Climb name Grade
4 Dead Language f7A * 1
5 Tha mi nam shìneadh
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f7A *** 2
6 An cearn deas
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f4 2
Climb name Grade
7 Suas an staidhre * f4 1
8 Sròn an ròin * f5 1
9 An Tùr * f4 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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