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Aberdour (The Hawkcraig)

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Aberdour (The Hawkcraig)  

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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 30, 2007
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Edinburgh across the Firth of Forth from Aberdour.


Aberdour is a small sea cliff with a sunny aspect on the North side of the Firth of Forth.

The climbs are moderate in nature, with easy access, although most are affected by the tide.

Getting There 

From the village of Aberdour on the A921, take the turning signpost to the Silver Sands (opposite the Drift Inn). At road end park up and follow the path to the cliff top.

Climbing Season

For the Lowland Outcrops area.

Weather station 7.3 miles from here

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