Ballaglass Glen

Summary
A short gorge walk which is usually ascended. Although not technical still can be fun with slippery flagstone creating a few good slides.
Canyon Descent:
30m
Highest Drop:
5m
Canyon Length:
150m
Minimum Ropes:
None
Flood Risk:
Medium
Access Type:
Public
Rock Type:
grey flagstone
Catchment:
11km2

*No Water Level Indicator

*No Topo map available

Duration: in, down and out:
IN: 15 minuets UP: 2 hours OUT: 15 Minuets
Anchors
None
Notes
Ballaglass Glen is commercially used by the Venture Centre on a frequent basis, a courtesy call to (+44) 01624 814240 before entering is advised.
Description
Approach by Car: Park in the Ballaglass glen Car park. Approach by foot: At the car park follow signs to the glen passing one of many desolate cottages. you will reach a wooden wizard after about 5/10 minuets, head straight down to the river. Canyon entry: 54.279483, -4.357795. Canyon ascent: Loads of features which can be easily managed in normal flows. Rock is slippery so care will need to be taken, No hydraulics in normal flows. Escape is almost always possible. Exit: Either get out once you reach the deep pool with a slide above and a look out CL or to complete the top (less interesting section get out at the bridge) Escapes: Almost always escapable. footpath running either side of the gorge most of the way along. First Decent: Unknown
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