Monthly Archives: July 2021

Exciting New Route on Church Door Buttress

BIDEAN NAM BIAN, Church Door ButtressPeople Pass But Ideas Don’t Die 90m E2 5c **. Bede West, James Stops. 25 Jul 2021.An exciting line with an outrageous third pitch with the first two pitches avoiding the looser (in summer) blocks … Continue reading

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Young Hearts Running Free on Beinn Bhuird

BEINN A’ BHUIRD, Garbh Coire, The Flume Area:Young Hearts Run Free 75m E4 **. Tim Miller, Callum Johnson. 15 Jul 2021.Climbs the upper and wider of the two leftwards diagonal cracks across a distinctive half dome-shaped buttress on the far … Continue reading

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New E4 on Sgurr Sgumain in Skye

Iris 40m E4 5c ***. Tim Miller. 2 Jul 2021.This brilliant and sustained route climbs the steep wall above Loch Lagan, by linking together corner and crack features. Unfortunately it suffers from seepage, but can still be climbable when mostly … Continue reading

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