There are some fantastic venues within easy reach of Edinburgh, and some a bit further away that offer more adventurous climbing.
Is just outside Haddington, about 25 minutes from Edinburgh.
Hawkcraig at Aberdour
In Fife, the other side of Edinburgh we have the Hawkcraig near Aberdour – an lovely sea cliff that is great on a summer’s evening. It’s probably the nicest crag in the Edinburgh Area in terms of routes, outlook and experience.
Take the Silver Sands turn off from the main road in Aberdour village and follow it all the way to the end. On busy weekends, you will need to park in the main car park then walk to the meeting point:
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Also in Fife – a good, handy venue.
The meeting point is on the road that leads into the Industrial Estate off the A921 Admiralty Road.
Ratho Quarry and EICA
EICA is a venue for very, very wet days – we will use this and the quarry outside as an alternative for some or all of a day. An entry fee will be required.
The meeting point will be the reception area of the venue: