Creag Alligin

Climbs 12 – Rocktype Gneiss – Altitude 120m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
A pleasant slab of clean Gneiss with an amazing outlook over Loch Torridon and Beinn Bhan. A good low grade supplement to Diabaig. Routes first recorded in 1998 but it has been poked at long before then, as it is suprisingly one of the few crags around to offer good clean climbs. Despite acres of exposed rock most is too easy angled, vegetated or dissapointingly short to offer good climbing.

Access notes
Easiest approach is from Wester Alligan along the Diabaig path. The slab is clearly seen from the path just before the croft of Port Laire is reached. Bushwack upto the crag from the path.

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
 UPPER SLABS 
2Route 1VD
3Route 2D
4Route 3E1 5a
5Route 4D
6Route 5S 4a
7Route 6VS 5a
8Route 7S
9Route 8VD
10Route 9VS 4c
11Route 10D
12Route 11D
 LOWER SLABS 
14Gin CrackVS 4c
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This crag is a minor classic, highly recommended.
glaramara - 14/Apr/14
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