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Coire an Lochain (Cairngorm)Invernesshire, SCOTLAND
Climbs 119 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude 750m a.s.l – Faces N
Again - some excellent, reliable winter climbing - the steeper nature of this corrie yields some excellent technical mixed climbing and also very good rock-climbing.
Must Dos :
The Vent (II/III)
Y Gully Left Branch (III)
Centre Crack Route (IV,5)
Savage Slit (V,6, Severe)
Climbs at this crag
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
Free access all year.
Be very aware of snow conditions in Corrie an Lochain. The 'Great Slab' is a notorious avalanche
black spot, and should be avoided at all costs should avalanche conditions prevail i.e. during/after heavy snow or thaw.
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