Annalong Buttress

Climbs 25 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude 438m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A small but attractive buttress sitting high on the eastern slopes of the Annalong Valley. Clean rock which dries quickly and great views of Slieve Beg. Mainly single pitch (21 - 45m). Best routes are: Spanish Flea S**, Thin Crack VS***, Warsaw Convention VS**, Big Daryl E1**.

Access notes
Allow 1hr15 hours walk in along the Bloody Bridge Track to the Donard/Chimney Rock col and then the Glen River Track.

Rock Climbs in the Mourne Mountains (2010), A Rock Climbing Guide to the Mournes (1998)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
2Sherpa ConiferS 3c *
3Cum MarteVS 4c
4Hanging CornerS 3c *
5Tip of the Day, Breathe!S 4b
6Bilberry BhutiaVD
7DiscrepancyHVS 4c *
8Thin CrackVS 4b/c ***
9Stella BlueE2 5b *
10Warsaw ConventionVS 4c **
11Big DarylE1 5b **
12P is for PaddyVS 4b *
13MinervaHS 4b *
14LacunaHVS 4c *
15Mystery GamesHVS 5a
16Spanish FleaS 3c **
17SpringtimeS 4a **
18South RouteD
19Britton's RouteD
20No Brain No PainHVS 5a *
21Mind Me on WhiteE2 6a *
22Double Up on OrangeE2 5c *
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Definite must for a VS leader; Thin Crack and Warsaw Convention are two of the best pitches I've done at the grade.
Andy Moles - 02/Aug/09
This crag is fantastic and has high quality, clean routes with bomber gear in an excellent location. Well worth a visit reguardless of what grade you are leading at!
Michael Smith - 28/Feb/04