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Climbs 35 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude 700m a.s.l – Faces E

Crag features
Steeped in history A'Chir has Arran's classic ridge traverse, the cliffs of Coire Daingean and the 8 pitch Pagoda Ridge all offering superb climbing and great choice.

The buttresses are steep and slabby giving good middle grade climbing.

Access notes
About 2 to 2 1/2 hours from the Glen Rosa road head.

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Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1A'Chir RidgeVD *140
2Boundary RidgeD *9
3MinaretHVS 5a * 
 Climb nameGradex
4Pagoda RidgeS *26
5MosqueVS 4b **10
6Slab and Flake RouteS *2
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Think you'd have to go out of your way looking for difficulties to make the ridge traverse VD...?
Andy Moles - 24/May/10