Category Archives: Summer

The Certainty of Tides – New E7 for Ferdia Earle

LOCHINVER CRAGS, Achmelvich Campsite Crags, Clean Cut:The Certainty of Tides 18m E7. Ferdia Earle. 26 Jun 2021.The beautiful blank corner to the right of Flawless has more holds than first appears, but the gear is mostly poor. Climb the slab … Continue reading

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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 Route on Dubh Loch

CREAG AN DUBH LOCH, Broad Terrace Wall:The Vulture 135m E2 *. Michael Barnard, Alan Hill. 6 Jun 2021.Good climbing between The Crow and Falkenhorst. Take plenty of small wires and cams.1. 35m 5b Follow Falkenhorst to the base of the … Continue reading

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