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Creag Alligin

Ross & Cromarty, SCOTLAND

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.

Weather forecast

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4.3mm rain
Cloudy
16 °C
16 kph

1.2mm rain
Cloudy
16 °C
25 kph

0.3mm rain
Mainly cloudy
16 °C
24 kph

2.4mm rain
Cloudy
15 °C
23 kph

1.5mm rain
Cloudy
15 °C
27 kph
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Climbs at this crag

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