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Rosyth Quarry Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 100'
Location: 56.0356, -3.4067 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 30, 2007
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This is a small dolerite quarry on the North Side of the Forth Road Bridge. The quarry has a sunny aspect, which means it drys quickly.

The feel is definitely urban with lots of graffiti on the rock.

Belay anchors are often driven angle iron (bed frame) stakes.

Getting There 

Driving North on the M90 take the first exit after the Road Bridge, and park soon after the junction on Admiralty Road. The quarry lies up the short bushy slope South East of the junction.

Climbing Season

For the Lowland Outcrops area.

Weather station 6.6 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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On the right of the smooth wall at about 1/3 distance along the wall a recess can be seen. The climb takes the thin crack above the recess.Climb up the wall via the thin crack (very tricky and thin). When the horizontal break is reached move left an up an easier crack to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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