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Glen Clova Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 952'
Location: 56.8628, -3.1534 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 20, 2007
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Glen Clova lies at the south eastern boundary of the Cairngorms. The climbs are on outcrops of rock mainly on the right side of the glen (as you approach them), but the mountain scenery gives the climbs a remote feeling.

Getting There 

From the small farming town of Kirriemuir, head north and follow the signs for Glen Clova. As you approach the end of the glen the crags a easily seen.

Climbing Season

Weather station 14.2 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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Wander 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Lower North West Crag
Climb the thin crack in the middle of the face to a large ledge. Move left to the base of a shallow corner. Follow the corner to a tree (possible belay), and continue up the airy face to the right of the tree. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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