Regional Access Database

Advice Blacknor North & Central

On the West coast of Portland near Weston, this crag offers popular bolted rock (as well as some unpopular, unbolted rock)

BMC Area South West & Southern Rock Type Limestone
Climbing Area Portland Access Status Advice
County Dorset CRoW Land No
Importance Regional No. of Routes 107
Ownership Private Year Developed 1972
Within National Park No Grid Reference SY677714

The landowners are not keen on climbing at this site. You may be asked to leave.

The peregrines that previously nested at Blacknor have moved nest sites to Battleship Back Cliff. There is now no climbing restriction on Blacknor.

This page was last updated on 13/04/2015. RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.