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Cairngorms Rock Climbing 


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Location: 57.1064, -3.6639 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 12, 2007
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Pete Armstrong on his 281 Monroe. An Sgarsoch.

Description 

The Cairngorms have some fine mountain crags, which although easily accessed can feel very remote.

Getting There 

From Edinburgh drive north on the M90 passing Perth, then onto the A9 which is followed all the way up to Aviemore. From Aviemore head East up to the Cairngorms.

Climbing Season

For the Scotland area.

Weather station 1.3 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Aladdin's Couloir

Aladdin's Couloir WI1 M1  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Aladdin's Buttress
Aladdin's Couloir is a classic dog-legging snow gully that wraps around the steep left hand side of Aladdin's Buttress and passes behind the rocky spire of Aladdin's Seat en route to the plateau above. A great first winter route or easy descent; commonly soloed. The steepest section comes right in the dogleg, but the grade is fairly consistent throughout. A cornice often forms at the top once the route joins with Aladdin's Mirror, but this can often be avoided on the right. Ice sometim...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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