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Climbs 22
Rocktype Gneiss
Altitude 100m a.s.l
Faces W

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Dan Bailey on The Roost © Steve Perry

Crag features

Steep and well protected on very good rock and south facing. Land of DD and Bardo Thodol are each three pitches, and hard for E1. An excellent crag. [John Hall 6/04]

Bardo Thodol has been upgraded to E2 in the new Northern Highlands North guide [Stuart Stronach 3/07]

Must Dos :
Bardo Thodol E2 5b
Land of the Dancing Dead E1 5b
Tank Top E6 6b (!)
The Roost VS 4c

Pronounced something like "HORRL-ya".

Approach notes

75 mins easy walk but can be a little wet. Abseil descent is not always easy to find.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 The Row of Trees
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E1 5b  
2 Mistaken Identity
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E1 5b  
3 The Flying Fensman
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E2 5c  
4 The Black Crack
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E1 5b  
  South Face
6 The Roost
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VS 4c ** 17
7 Hot Pants
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E4 6b **  
8 Warm Front
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E2 5b  
9 Catwalk Direct
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S  
Climb name Grade
  West Face
11 In Woods and Wild Places
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E4 6a * 1
12 Hollow Be Thy Name HVS 4c ** 5
13 Tank Top
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E6 6b ***  
14 Land of the Dancing Dead E1 5b *** 10
15 Bardo Thodol
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E2 5b *** 5
16 The Ramp
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VS 4c ** 1
17 Black Gold
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E1 5a **  
18 South-West Edge
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S  
Climb name Grade
19 Windy Corner
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D  
  The Pyramid
21 The Lost Glen
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E3 5c *  
22 The Shadow
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E3 5c **  
23 The Other Landscape
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E3 5c  
24 The Silver Bough
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VS 4c **  
25 The Plinth
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HVS 5a  

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