Lurcher's Crag

Climbs 25 – Rocktype UNKNOWN – Altitude 780m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A handful of gullies & buttresses above the Lairig Ghru. Quite different in character as it attracts a lot of water ice, under the right conditions. Ice screws recommended!

Summer routes go at about Mod

Access notes
Typically accessed via the Chalamein gap.

Guidebooks
Winter Climbs in the Cairngorm (2011), The Cairngorms (2007),
Out of print: Cairngorms Vol. 1 (1998)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Left Hand IcefallIII 10
2Right Hand IcefallIII 23
3The ShepherdIII 4 5
4North GullyIII *79
5K9IV 4 *19
6Central GullyIII ***74
7Window GullyIV 4 14
8South GullyI 18
9Drystane RidgeII  
10Irish WolfhoundIV 6 2
11Collie's RouteIV 5 1
12QuinnIII **6
13Collie's RidgeII 3
14Deerhound RidgeIII 4
15No 2 gully *III *1
16Skittles *II/III 1
17Desperate Measures *IV 4 2
18Ten Pins *III 2
19Punchdrunk Direct *III 4 2
20Eskimo GullyIII **6
21Arctic Monkey *III 4 *2
22Away from the Honeypot *III 4 1
23Pinnacle Ridge *II 1
24Lurchers Crag (Summit) *summit 6
25New route, name to follow *VI 6 1
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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