Cave crag offers step climbing on good quality mica schist. The crag is split into two distinct tiers.
Drive through Dunkled and take the first right after passing through the village (A923). Take the second turning on the left and drive along a single track road. Take a left turn, after a cattle grid, and park up on a grassy turn out.
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Rat Race 5.11b PG13 International : United Kingdom : ... : Upper Tier
The first free ascent of Rat Race was a break trough in Scottish free climbing and is still a hard tick to onsight.1. Climb up the pod like crack on the left of the steep central wall. Climb the crack above to a difficult section exiting the niche at 2/3 height. From the niche continue up the crack to the hanging belay.2. Make hard moves of the stance and gain the right trending groove. When possible pull left through the roof on huge holds for spectacular moves. Continue on up the sho...[more] Browse More Classics in International