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Lowland Outcrops

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Lowland Outcrops Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 12, 2007
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The Lowland outcrops are easily reached from both Edinburgh and Glasgow, and provide a range of small crags, many of them in quarries. The crags all lie within the Central Belt area that runs through the middle of Scotland (Glasgow to Edinburgh).

Getting There 

Access to all of these crags is easy from Edinburgh or Glasgow.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.2 miles from here

130 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',9],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',33],['1 Star',63],['Bomb',6]

Classic Climbing Routes in Lowland Outcrops

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lowland Outcrops:
Pain Pillar   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   Aberdour (The Hawkcraig)
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Featured Route For Lowland Outcrops
Rock Climbing Photo: Elgins Crack, E2 5c (5.10c)

Elgin's Crack 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : The Gellet
In the middle of the East Face lies the brilliant crack.Steep classic crack climbing leads up the wall, giving technical but safe climbing....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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