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Jacobite Rising S,TR M2
No Hawkers or Campbells S,TR M2-3
Single Malt S,TR M2-3
Speyside S,TR M3+
Teardrop of Water S,TR M3
Type: Sport, TR, Mixed, 100 ft
FA: Joe Josephson, Wendy Marsh. November 3, 2012
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Shared By: taylor layton on Jan 11, 2016
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Potential road closures in winter. Details

Description

As told to me by a whiskey expert in Edinburgh, any scotch must start with a "teardrop of water" to unlock the complex flavors. Likewise, this was the first route on the cliff. Start up a small left-leaning ledge toward two small trees then up to the first bolt. Steep moves lead to easier ground and some loose rock. After the fifth bolt, continue up a clean low angle slab to a chain anchor just below the mossy loose stuff leading to the top platform.

Location

A few feet right of Single Malt.

Protection

Bolts to a chain anchor.

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