At UKC we are all climbers and we understand the strong urge to be outdoors as the weather is finally improving. Please proceed with caution though.
Altitude 6m a.s.l
Pain Pillar © Lawrie Brand
This sea-cliff is easily accessed from Aberdour and offers a good number of middle-grade climbs. It faces south, dries quickly and is very popular on summer evenings.
Best Route : Pain Pillar VS 4c
June 2017 - Take care at the west end of the crag where there has been recent rock fall on Fish Head Arete & Cranium Crack
Beware of nesting seas birds from March through May. In the summer months the chicks are likely to be fledged and not at risk.
Only the west end of the crag is accessible during high-tide.
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