NN2505 : The summit of The Cobbler

taken 23 years ago, 3 km from Ardgartan, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

The summit of The Cobbler.
The summit of The Cobbler.
The weird peaks of the Cobbler are the remnants of a hill that has suffered landslips. Large quantities of rock have slipped away leaving a chain of three distinctive peaks. Here the central and highest peak is being climbed by its usual cunning route. It is not a rockclimb, but requires nerve and a head for heights. The climber is on a ledge which is accessed by crawling through a hole in the peak. At the end of the ledge a scramble up blocks leads to the tiny summit.
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Saturday, 4 May, 1996   (more nearby)
Friday, 20 May, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NN 25 05 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 56:12.5994N 4:48.9076W
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