Orkney Islands.. and the Old Man of Hoy Rock Climbing
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These islands are situated off the northern tip Scotland . The main Island of Orkney is reached by an hour or so ferry boat and the small island of Hoy a short ferry boat trip from the main Island.THe climb of the very famous 400' Old Man of Hoy sea stack (spire)is world famous .Superb situations and the bird life is nothing less than amazing
Getting There [Edit]
Drive to the tip of Scotland and jump on the Ferry sailing for the Orkney Islands
Classic Climbing Routes at Orkney Islands.. and the Old Man of Hoy
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