Blovid

To see this map cookies and javascript must be enabled. If you are still having trouble after having checked both of these please contact us using the link at the top of the page

Description

The crag is just north of a ruined broch and Helm’s Geo, a narrow geo that cuts in the cliff. It provides varied climbing in five areas.  The 15m South West Corner looks
great, however the rock is slightly softer here and protection is less reliable. The Northern Slab provides low grade 6-8m routes. The Point has three 6m routes. The South Wall provides 10-12m mid-grade routes either side of the arch that are more strenuous than they look. The 10m East Wall provides a steep wall of generally good rock, although protection can be spaced on the harder routes. The steepest section is undercut along the whole length.

Access

Park opposite the second to last property at the end of the road at Southpunds (HU 409 197). Walk south through the gate. Cross the stile at the bottom of the field and head to the coast cutting south of the Loch of Levenwick. In wetter conditions detour further south to avoid the wetter more direct approach.

Topos

Routes

Sorry but you need to be logged in to the site to see routes and problems at crags. Of course it costs nothing to register and you’ll be able to see all! Thanks.

Photos

To add a photo use the uploader in the right sidebar. Make sure you include Blovid in the photo description so it gets added to this page.

no images were found

Leave a Comment