Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Rocky Road Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE ROCKY ROAD REEL (R4x32) 4C set Douglas Schneider Wee Hoose on the Prairie

1- 8 All advance and retire twice
9-16 1s lead down the middle and back
17-24 1s+2s dance RH across and LH back
25-32 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s cast, 1s make arch and 2s+3s+4s dance under to top

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Rocky Road
A Rocky Road

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