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210m. No description has been contributed for this climb.

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Scottish 3 and 4 star multi-pitch routes, Ultimate Scottish Rock, The Baron's Bucket List, The Great Gumclub Ticklist, EUMC - Must do climbs, Soggy Diffs, Mountain Rock

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liensiwel 28 Jul Show βeta
βeta: The traverse to reach East Buttress (Diff) involves the highly unappealing prospect of crossing a largely holdless section which streams with water even after a good dry spell (July 2021). For your feet there is a very narrow vegetated ledge which may still be connected to the ledge and which will sink shoes to about two inches, even after a good dry spell. Midges will emerge from the mossy face and land on yours, even after a good dry spell. And if you get past this, there is an abyss to step across and a section of protection-less vertical grass to negotiate before reaching a suitable belay and ultimately the start of the route. All of this takes place after a 3 hour walk and above 50m cliffs. If this is your sort of adventure 'enjoy'.
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βeta: The traverse to reach East Buttress (Diff) involves the highly unappealing prospect of crossing a largely holdless section which streams with water even after a good dry spell (July 2021). For your feet there is a very narrow vegetated ledge which may still be connected to the ledge and which will sink shoes to about two inches, even after a good dry spell. Midges will emerge from the mossy face and land on yours, even after a good dry spell. And if you get past this, there is an abyss to step across and a section of protection-less vertical grass to negotiate before reaching a suitable belay and ultimately the start of the route. All of this takes place after a 3 hour walk and above 50m cliffs. If this is your sort of adventure 'enjoy'.
Ulgrid 6 Aug, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: Surely one of the best routes of its grade in Scotland? Loose, but no more so than you'd expect on a big mountain route. Climbed together the entire way up.
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βeta: Surely one of the best routes of its grade in Scotland? Loose, but no more so than you'd expect on a big mountain route. Climbed together the entire way up.
sblake 18 May, 2019 Show βeta
βeta: very lose but a cool route
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βeta: very lose but a cool route

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The Gutter

Grade: D ***
(Polldubh Crags, Glen Nevis)
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