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Location: 56.5689, -3.6138 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Sep 8, 2007
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A small but very steep buttress which is situated 150ft left of the main part of the crag. There is some bouldering around the bottom which stays dry in almost all weather conditions.

Getting There 

Walk directly up from the road, or follow the path from the bottom of Ivy Buttress.

Climbing Season

For the Highland Outcrops area.

Weather station 11.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Starting the crux on The Chopping Block, 5.12b

The Chopping Block 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : Myopics Buttress
Start below the vertical wall with a couple of fingery pulls up to the first bolt. With little fuss move on up to the third, then clip the fourth above the lip of the overhang and make dynamic and powerful moves up to and passed the fourth bolt.The climbing on the headwall after the overhang is not too tricky, but after the powerful overhang it can feel harder as you head towards the anchors.A short, but powerful route with some fun moves on excellent rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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