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Dubh-Ghlac (Onich Slabs)Highland, SCOTLAND
Climbs 2 – Rocktype Quartzite – Altitude 61m a.s.l – Faces NW
Mark Bull wrote: I've taken some beginners there and set up top ropes. The slab with the belay stakes is a reasonable height (25m) but quite narrow. It can be climbed by a variety of lines around VD/S. The lines could be led but gear is sparse. I think there are some harder routes recorded in a guidebook (maybe Highland Outcrops?): these must be further right and I didn't investigate.
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* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
Parking is a problem: perhaps the best option is by the church in Onich. Walk about half a mile westwards along the main road, then take a track on the right (with a footpath signpost IIRC). A few hundred metres up the track a path goes off right into the trees and over a fence. The belay stakes are just to the left, and the rather muddy descent path on the right.
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