Scottish Winter Climbs

Author Nisbet & Anderson
Published Scottish Mountaineering Trust (1996)
ISBN 0-90-752147-9

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The Scottish Mountaineering Club's selected climbs guide that covers all the popular winter climbing areas in Scotland. Ben Nevis Cairngorms Glencoe Cobbler Northern Highlands Creag Meaghidh Uses the two tier grading throughout - don't be suprised if some routes are now graded harder than when you did them using nails and a hemp-rope! Pictures and diagrams are superb throughout and it offers sound advice. A must for the first-time Scottish Winter climber or armchair mountaineer - buy this along with your first ice screw...

Other editions of this guidebook
Scottish Winter Climbs Scottish Mountaineering Trust (2008)

Crags covered by this Guide
Aberdeenshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Creag a'choire Etchachan90GraniteE
Creag an Dubh Loch100GraniteNE
Angus crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Coire Fee, Glen Clova42SchistE
Winter Corrie, Driesh29SchistN
Argyll and Bute crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Aonach Dubh, West Face87RhyoliteNW
Beinn an Dothaidh, North East Corrie30SchistNE
Gearr Aonach, East Face43RhyoliteSE
Gearr Aonach, North Face50RhyoliteN
Stob Ghabhar4UNKNOWNNE
The Cobbler139Mica schistS
Highland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Aonach Eagach - Sgor nam Fiannaidh15RhyoliteSE
Aonach Mor104GraniteE
Beinn Bhan70Sandstone (hard)NE
Ben Nevis359AndesiteNE
Buachaille Etive Mor288RhyoliteSW
Creag Meagaidh100SchistNE
Stob Coire nan Lochan55AndesiteNE
The Saddle3UNKNOWN?
Invernesshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Coire an Lochain (Cairngorm)120GraniteN
Coire an t'Sneachda193GraniteN
Moray crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Hell's Lum50GraniteSE
Shelterstone Crag74GraniteNE