Full size version is only available to registered users


Please Register as a New User or Login as Existing User to gain full access to all the photos on this site. Registration is quick and completely free.
Unregistered users can only view full size photos that have been added this month.

thumb
Topo for Buchan West Crag, Galloway Hills
© Fiend

User Comments

A small outcrop of compact rock overlooking Loch Trool in the Galloway Hills. 30 mins from the carpark and although short the routes are substantial and the climbing good. All first ascents Fiend & The Pylon King 08/06/07. Names subject to change if The Pylon King actually sends me the details of his.
1. Ball Ache E2 5b
2. Fiend's Folly E1 5b **
3. Stolen Dreams E3 5c ***
P. Project E5 6b? ***?
4. The Slither HVS 5b *
5. Pylon King Crack VS 4c **
6. Seal Photo Liberation Front HVS 5b **
7. Of The Capsule We Are, Lord HVS 5a *
Fiend - 27/Jun/07
quality crag Mr Fiend
Yes, all names correct but you missed out route 9, the gully on the right:
Right Wing - M 3c(mild)
The Pylon King - 27/Jun/07
sorry i mean route 8
The Pylon King - 27/Jun/07
and Direct start to 7 will probably go at 5c/6a
The Pylon King - 27/Jun/07
Looks top.
Surely needs the obvious girdle to be done to reach full maturity?
Chris F - 31/Jul/07
LOL. Mr King doesn't like girdles. There is a vague line there but finishing up that E2 having come in from the right would not be ideal.
The project will be very worthwhile though.
Fiend - 04/Aug/07
Login as Existing User to add your comments
This picture is copyright. If you want to reproduce or otherwise re-use it, please email the photographer direct via their user profile. Photo added June 27 2007.