Rora Head is located about a Kilometre from the path between the old Man and Rackwick Bay. It is, so far, the most explored area of coast in Hoy. The sandstone cliffs found here hold most of the hardest, most committing routes in Orkney.

St. John's Head is arguably the highest sea cliff in Great Britain. It's four routes are serious undertakings with a remote possibility of rescue. The free version of it's most famous outing, "The Longhope Route" is the biggest adventure to be had on a British sea cliff.

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