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Carn Dearg Buttress
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Carn Dearg Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,000'
Location: 56.8037, -5.0072 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 29, 2007
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Description 

This buttress lies to the right of #5 gully. The buttress is easily recognized by the numerous overlapping slabs which give impressive overhangs. It has a very steep northern side.

Getting There 

Hike up towards the CIC hut. From the hut or nearby take a direct approach to the base of the buttress.

Climbing Season

For the Scotland area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Carn Dearg Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Carn Dearg Buttress:
Centurion   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 7 pitches, 650'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: General line of Centurion

Centurion 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Carn Dearg Buttress
The start of this route is easily recognized, as it ascends the steep central groove of the buttress.1. Climb up the short wall on the left of the groove, until possible to move right and up to ledges.2. Climb up the corner above to below an overhung recess.3. Traverse left then back right and on up to a belay.4. Move into the corner and up. Trend left up the wall to the arete and on up to a belay.5. Continue on up easy angles grooves.6. Climb up to an overhang and then move left. Cont...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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