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Dancing Ledge

Langton Matravers, Swanage, BH19 3LD


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Dancing Ledge is near Langton Matravers in Swanage, Dorset.

This is a popular limestone cliff with 147 climbs, good for sport climbing and has some steeper routes on the sea-level roofs. It is easy access making it busy and popular with beginners. There are some areas for bouldering here.

There is a free car park near Langton House.

Before you go

  • The location shown is for guidance only and is not exact. It is important to assess for yourself the quality of the rock and its suitability for climbing. You may find that the weather and other influences cause conditions to differ from one visit to another. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route to this location. Before climbing here, please check for access restrictions and information on the British Mountaineering Council Website.

    If your climb is in a remote place, such as in a mountainous area which may require a long hike to the spot, you should also follow the same safety recommendations required for hillwalking/mountaineering.

  • There are no facilities here, so make sure you come prepared with everything you need for your visit.