Skye and Hebrides

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Author Mackenzie et al
Published SMC (1999)
ISBN 0-90-752148-7

This Guidebook is now out of print, and unavailable


This new guide comes as a set of two.

Vol. 1 details rock and Ice climbs in Skye, and vol. 2 describes rock climbing on the Outer and Inner Islands of the Hebrides.

Crags covered by this Guide

Argyll and Bute crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Creag Tearmainn10SchistE
Hebrides crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Ardtun, Creag Eilean an Duilisg20DoleriteN
Beinn Mhor8GneissN
Beinn na Caorach1UNKNOWN?
Beinn nan Stac3UNKNOWN?
Ben Corodale1GneissW
Cailleach Uragaig1UNKNOWN?
Camas Sgiotaig0Sandstone (hard)?
Clach Hosdail5UNKNOWN?
Creag an Tealasdale2UNKNOWN?
Creag Mo15GneissSE
Creag Scalan1Gneiss?
Dalbeg Sea Cliffs - Lewis51GneissSW
Dun Othail8Gneiss?
Griminish Point10UNKNOWNNE
Laig Buttress2UNKNOWN?
Leac Shleamhuinn20Gneiss?
Lec Na Hoe Point15GneissE
Longship Crag15UNKNOWNN
Madadh Mor40UNKNOWNW
Meall a' Chaise2UNKNOWN?
Port na Cuilce1Slate?
Rubha an Duine30Gneiss?
Rubha Robhanais & Eoropaidh - North Lewis50GneissN
Sgaoith Aird3Gneiss?
Sgorr Sgaileach0BasaltN
Sgorran Dubh Teinnasval6UNKNOWN?
Sgurr Scaladale6GneissNE
Sliabh Riabhach1UNKNOWN?
Sron ri Gaoith8UNKNOWN?
Sron Ulladale (Harris)30GneissW
Tealasdale Slabs6UNKNOWN?
Uig Sea Cliffs, Lewis118Gneiss?
Isle of Skye crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Am Basteir6Gabbro?
Am Basteir - Bhasteir Tooth8Gabbro?
An Caisteal, Harta Face5Gabbro?
An Diallaid6Gabbro?
An Dorus Buttress0Gabbro?
An Stac4Gabbro?
Antler Buttress, Coir' a' Ghrunnda1Gabbro?
Banachdich Slabs4GabbroNW
Bealach Buttress12Gabbro?
Bla Bheinn20GabbroE
Caisteal a' Garbh Choire4Gabbro?
Carn Liath50DoleriteNE
Clach Glas28Gabbroall
Coir' A' Mhadaidh7GabbroNW
Coir' a' Tairneilear1Gabbro?
Coire nan Laogh5Gabbro?
Coire Scamadal6Basalt?
Creag Druim Eadar da Choire15GabbroE
Elishadder Wall2DoleriteE
Glen Sligachan Buttress6Gabbro?
Macleod's Maidens2UNKNOWNall
Mad Burn Buttress6GabbroE
Nead na h-Iolaire8Gabbro?
North Crag, Sron na Ciche, Coir' a' Ghrunnda6Gabbro?
Schoolhouse Buttress9Sandstone (soft)SE
Sgurr a' Choire Bhig2Gabbro?
Sgurr a' Fionn Choire2Gabbro?
Sgurr a'Ghreadaidh13Gabbro?
Sgurr a'Mhadaidh40Gabbroall
Sgurr Alasdair (South Face)30GabbroSW
Sgurr An Fheadain12GabbroW
Sgurr Coir' an Lochain3Gabbro?
Sgurr Dearg22Gabbro?
Sgurr Dearg - Inaccessible Pinnacle2Gabbroall
Sgurr Eadar da Choire5Gabbro?
Sgurr Hain Crag7Gabbro?
Sgurr Mhic Coinnich (East Face)40GabbroE
Sgurr na h-Uamha8Gabbro?
Sgurr na Stri4Gabbro?
Sgurr nan Each5Gabbroall
Sgurr nan Eag7Gabbro?
Sgurr nan Gillean20Gabbro?
Sgurr nan Gobhar15Gabbro?
Sgurr Sgumain15GabbroW
South-West Buttress Of Sgurr Thuilm5GabbroSW
Sron na Ciche147GabbroNW
Suidhe Biorach42Sandstone (hard)S
The Braes0DoleriteE
Thearlaich-Dubh Buttress10GabbroSW
Vagabond Buttress, Coir' a' Ghrunnda1Gabbro?
Waterstein Head1BasaltS
Total climbs1843