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Table of contents

1. Lochnagar 66 routes in Crag

Summary:
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seasonality
Trad, Unknown and Alpine

Long/Lat: -3.269529, 56.954119

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** Black Spout Buttress 5 IIIAlpine 290m
2 * Backdoor Route 4 IVAlpine
3 *** Eagle Ridge S VIAlpine 280m
4 *** Route 2 SUnknown
5 ** white elephant (original)

FA: dsw & ndmk

7 VIIAlpine 300m
6 ** the clam

FA: dsw & rs

6 VIAlpine 120m

1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch 60 routes in Crag

Summary:
Trad, Unknown and Alpine

Long/Lat: -3.251849, 56.926099

Access Issues:

Maybe restriction during deer stalking season. Check at Glen Muick Ranger Station

Approach:

walk (or bicycle) north Loch Muick - then walk small track to Loch Dubh.

Where To Stay:

village Ballater or wild camping at Loch Dubh

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 The Snow Desert Unknown
2 Eye of Allah E3 5bTrad
3 Alice Springs E2 5cTrad
4 The Bedouin E4 6aTrad
5 The Last Oasis Trad
6 Take the Throne Trad
7 sword of damocles Unknown
8 Devolution E6 6bTrad
9 Range War E4 6aTrad
10 Flodden E6 6bTrad
11 culloden Unknown
12 Defence of the Realm Trad
13 The Sting Trad
14 The Aqueduct Unknown
15 Bower Buttress Unknown
16 Yeti Unknown
17 Hanging Garden Route Unknown
18 Labyrinth Left-hand Unknown
19 Labyrinth Direct Unknown
20 Labyrinth Edge Trad
21 Pink Elephant / Dinosaur HVS 5aTrad
22 The White Elephant Trad
23 Blue Max E1 5bTrad
24 Cyclops

FA: Greg Strange, Mike Freeman, 1973

HVS 5aTrad 300m
25 Black Mamba VS 4cTrad
26 Theseus Grooves Trad
27 Buddha E7 6cTrad
28 Central Gully Buttress Unknown
29 Central Gully Unknown
30 Treeline Groove Trad
31 Sabre Cut Trad
32 The Shetlander E6 6cTrad
33 The Wicker Man E3 6aTrad
34 Vertigo Wall Alpine
35 The Vapouriser Alpine
36 Bombadillo E4 6aTrad
37 The Israelite E4 6aTrad
38 Goliath HVS 5aTrad
39 The Giant E3 6aTrad
40 The Naked Ape E5 6bTrad
41 The Origin of Species E6 6bTrad
42 The Ascent Of Man E5 6bTrad
43 Perilous Journey E6 6bTrad
44 Hybrid Vigour E6 6cTrad
45 Cannibal E6 6bTrad
46 Voyage of the Beagle E5 6aTrad
47 Cougar E3 5cTrad
48 Vampire E2 5bTrad
49 Raptor E2 5bTrad
50 Predator HVS 5aTrad
51 The Mousetrap VS 4cTrad
52 dubh loch monster Unknown
53 Black Diamond E4 6aTrad
54 King Rat E1 5cTrad
55 Waterkelpie Wall E1 5cTrad
56 Gulliver E2 5bTrad
57 Cayman E2 5cTrad
58 falseface Unknown
59 centaur direct Unknown
60 the kraken Unknown

1.1.1. left 0 routes in Sector

1.1.2. right 0 routes in Sector

1.2. Eagle Rocks 0 routes in Crag

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
4 IV * Backdoor Route Alpine 1. Lochnagar
S *** Route 2 Unknown 1. Lochnagar
5 III ** Black Spout Buttress Alpine 290m 1. Lochnagar
VS 4c Black Mamba Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Mousetrap Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
HVS 5a Cyclops Trad 300m 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Goliath Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Pink Elephant Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Predator Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
S VI *** Eagle Ridge Alpine 280m 1. Lochnagar
6 VI ** the clam Alpine 120m 1. Lochnagar
E1 5b Blue Max Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E2 5b Gulliver Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Raptor Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Vampire Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E1 5c King Rat Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Waterkelpie Wall Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E2 5c Alice Springs Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Cayman Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E3 5b Eye of Allah Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E3 5c Cougar Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E3 6a The Giant Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Wicker Man Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E4 6a Black Diamond Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Bombadillo Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Range War Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Bedouin Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Israelite Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
7 VII ** white elephant (original) Alpine 300m 1. Lochnagar
E5 6a Voyage of the Beagle Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E5 6b The Ascent Of Man Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Naked Ape Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E6 6b Cannibal Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Devolution Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Flodden Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Perilous Journey Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Origin of Species Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E6 6c Hybrid Vigour Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Shetlander Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
E7 6c Buddha Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
? Bower Buttress Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Central Gully Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Central Gully Buttress Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Defence of the Realm Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Hanging Garden Route Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Labyrinth Direct Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Labyrinth Edge Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Labyrinth Left-hand Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Sabre Cut Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Take the Throne Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Aqueduct Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Last Oasis Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Snow Desert Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Sting Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The Vapouriser Alpine 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
The White Elephant Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Theseus Grooves Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Treeline Groove Trad 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Vertigo Wall Alpine 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
Yeti Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
centaur direct Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
culloden Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
dubh loch monster Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
falseface Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
sword of damocles Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch
the kraken Unknown 1.1. Creag an Dubh Loch