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Kingussie Crag

Invernesshire, SCOTLAND

Climbs 50 – Rocktype Mica schist – Altitude 100m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
Many routes on theis slabby, smooth mica schist.

However, tends to be hard to protect.

Routes up to 50m in length.

Access notes

Weather forecast

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0.4mm rain
Mainly cloudy
15 °C
11 kph

0.9mm rain
Sunny periods
15 °C
9 kph

0.2mm rain
Sunny periods
10 °C
10 kph

0.0mm rain
11 °C
7 kph

0.0mm rain
Sunny periods
12 °C
10 kph
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Highland Outcrops (1998)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
2Hole in OneE4 6a  
3Bolt Ladder of the FlakeE3 5c 3
4Bolt RevoltE4 5c  
5The FlakeHVS 5a **8
6Block ButtressE2 5c *2
7Devil's StaircaseM 12
8The Nosenone 5b  
9Slanting CrackHVS 5a *10
10Direct RouteHVS 5a 10
11Hanging CrackHVS 5b 5
12Green Wallnone 5c  
13Hole in the Wallnone 5c 2
14CheckerVD 13
15The BoltsVS 5b 8
17Green RibD 8
18Yellow GrooveMS 4
19Groove AboveMS 5
20Spare RibMS 8
21FreewayVD 10
22Corrugated SlabVD 11
23AlbatrossMS 31
24Tennis ShoeVD **82
 Climb nameGradex
25Classic CrackD **147
27FinaleVD 56
28Deputy DawgHVS 5a 10
29LeftoverE2 5c *12
30Left-Hand CrackE1 5b *74
31Central WallE2 5b 16
32Right-Hand CrackHVS 5a **168
33Far Right Cracknone 5c 6
34The Block Direct StartS 57
35The BlockVD 90
36Grooved Arete Direct StartVS 5b 6
37Grooved AreteVS 4c 66
38The GrooveHS **262
39Quartz WallVS 4c 88
40The EdgeVD *137
41The SlabD **169
42Capped CornerMS *97
43Mango RibVD 28
44Little CrackD 79
45Little Wall DirectVD 132
46Little WallD *71
47PulloverS 49
48First PullVS 4c 77
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The route to the crag is no longer as the guidebook says; instead you follow signs from near the caravan park's entrance. Also, the belay bolts mentioned in "Highland Outcrops" are long gone - take some long slings to build belays round boulders!
MatthewV - 02/Sep/12

Top area for top roping and single pitch leading. Grades for everyone. Great views of Strathspey and surrounding area. Best route there is probably The Groove. Pity it's so short.
Mick Townshend - 08/Jun/06