Excellent crag west of Arch Zawn with routes from VS to E5. Formerly subject to a permanent restriction but now open as long as some simple access rules are followed:
Enter the Fort area via the original entrance (marked by yellow pots, no belay stakes allowed, minimise erosion. The west side of the promontory (NW of 'Wild Rumpus' is still restricted due to the lack of cliff top belays without placing a stake - this just covers the route 'Dawn Chorus' at present.
There is a chough nest in Arch Zawn (on approach to the fort crag). The following routes are restricted:
'Anaemia' (on Full Tilt wall) to 'Archeology' in Arch Zawn.
Please minimise disturbance while approaching the routes in this area.
Restrictions apply from
Reason: Nesting Birds
the routes "Anemia" to "Archology" inclusive in Full Tilt Wall/Arch Zawn.
Parking and Approach
Walk in from Stack Rocks (or Gupton Gate after Aug 15th - similar distance)
Descend via Arch Zawn and scramble round through the arch (except at high tide) or abseil.