Route Database : Hydro Hek


Country: Scotland
Region: Northwest Highlands
Location: Gairloch, Wester Ross
Crag/Mountain: Pike Crag
Route Name: Hydro Hek
Type: Rock Climb
Grade: HS
Guidebook: Northern Highlands Volume 1
Climbers: Giles & Leanne
Date Climbed: 2004-08-25
Author: Giles Thurston
Date Entered: 2004-12-29


Multi pitch route at right hand end of front face. The hardest section is before & after the 1st belay.


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The route description and comments provided here are intended to complement and not replace the descriptions found in official guidebooks. You are therefore encouraged to read our full disclaimer before attempting this route.


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