Regional Access Database

Advice Cormorant Ledge

Contains a broad range of routes in a secluded setting - the central routes routes have poor finishes.

BMC Area South West & Southern Rock Type Limestone
Climbing Area Swanage Access Status Advice
County Dorset CRoW Land Yes
Importance Regional No. of Routes 46
Ownership National Trust Year Developed 1969
Within National Park No Grid Reference SZ002768

Restrictions apply from  1 March - 31 July. Reason - Nesting Birds

Restrictions apply west of Sea Cow and east of Oran


The strip of coastal land above the cliff is Open Access land. Find map here;

This page was last updated on 25/09/2012. RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.