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Dovehole Boulders Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 500'
Location: 55.6237, -2.0558 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Nov 29, 2007
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The Boulders are a unique collection of small standalone sandstone boulders situated on the side of a hill. Some of the boulders tend to be sandy so care is needed on these problems.

The boulders are in a clearing within a wood.

The majority of the landings are on lush green level grass.

Getting There 

From the A1 about 6 miles North of Bedford, take the B6353 west. Shortly before you reach the hamlet of Ford, take a right on a minor road, go straight at the first crossroads, then take the next right. After 1/4 mile park up and walk up the hill to the clearing in the wood, and the boulders.

Climbing Season

For the Northumberland area.

Weather station 10.5 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

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