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Routes in Beinn Trilleachan - Etive Slabs

Long Reach, The T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
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Type: Trad, 600 ft, 8 pitches
FA: E.D.G. Langmuir, M. J. O’Hara, 14th June 1954
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Sep 16, 2007
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell

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Description

1. Climb up a groove to a grassy ledge

2. From the right end of the ledge climb up to a stance below a large overlap.

3. Climb up to the overlap, and pass it on good holds at the obvious break. Belay above the overlap (possible to run this on to the next belay).

4. Move up a few feet and then steep down to your right and follow the obvious handrail rightwards to a belay at its end.

5. Climb up easy ground until below an obvious layback, and belay (possible to run this on to the next belay).

6. Climb the easy layback.

7. Climb up the steepening cracks, until obvious cracked blocks are reached.

8. Climb up and off the slabs. Descent down the right edge of the slabs.

Location

Start 15 feet right of the Coffin Stone.

Protection

Trad Gear
Euan Cameron
Mammoth Lakes
 
Euan Cameron   Mammoth Lakes  
 
A fine climb - a good introduction to climbing at Etive. Sep 16, 2007