Forcan Ridge (Summer)*** 2
[On the Forcan Ridge, 3 kb]Fantastic grade 2 scramble if you keep to the crest but you can escape round most obstacles on the path below it.

Ticklists: Top ridge scrambles of Britain, Scotland's Mountain Ridges by Dan Bailey.

Photo: On the Forcan Ridge © Iain Thow Collection

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 153 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Darrell Read - 01/Oct/14 with Robbie King

Niedersachse - 15/Sep/14 with Gerta

Hidden - 15/Sep/14

prog99 - 13/Sep/14 with EMC, Others, Fiona

Enroute to Alison's final Munro. 28 folk made it to the top including Alison's mum who said it was her first and last Munro. Good weather.
Fiona Reid - Solo - 13/Sep/14 with Others, EMC, Mike

Hidden - 13/Sep/14

Hidden - 13/Sep/14

Alastair MacSween - Solo rpt - 23/Aug/14 with Graham Hunter, Graham Drinkwater

Gav Parker - Solo - 17/Jul/14

boyson - Solo O/S - 26/Jun/14

Bit windy but easy enough scrambling on a cracking ridge.
IamAJMiller - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo - 01/Jun/14

Hidden - 26/May/14

Michael.paparakis - 19/Apr/14

crustypunkuk - 2014

weaselmaster - 2014

sneaks - 2014

nj.harris - 2014

genghis76 - 2014

A bit of snow and damp, but summer conditions really.
markusj - Solo O/S - 17/Nov/13

Great weather. Took most obstacles direct.
Only a hill - 26/Sep/13

Hidden - Solo - 22/Aug/13

Nice ridge, not very exposed and easy to avoid any scrambling if you just wanted a walk. Following the crest gives some pleasant scrambling though!
Martin Davies - Solo O/S - 13/Aug/13 with Tom Aitken

Camped across from the Cluannie Inn, try not to set the tents up in the dark next time.
aldo56 - Solo O/S - 11/Aug/13 with gsevan

gsevans - Solo O/S - 11/Aug/13 with aldo56

Hidden - 09/Jun/13

jackse - 2013

Hidden - 2013

dustbuddy - 2013

Alastair MacSween - 2013

n.LiVE - Solo - 2013

Bisteris - Solo O/S - 23/Oct/12

Wesley Orvis - Solo - 20/Oct/12

Robertgiddy - Solo - 22/Sep/12

Hidden - Solo - 10/Aug/12

nick ferro - Solo - 10/Aug/12 with toolboxtim

pantoum - Aug/12

Camped at base of Fraochag after south ridge the previous day.
Hyperopic - Solo O/S - 13/Jul/12 with Sarah

spitfirerick - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/12

SarahA - 06/Jun/12

Hidden - Solo - 05/Jun/12

Hidden - Solo - 04/Jun/12

Gary A S - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/12 with Anna, Mary, JB

johnrich - 01/May/12

Nice ridge, miserable weather hail and strong winds meant bailing early and not summitting Saddle.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - 25/Apr/12

Hidden - Solo - 21/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 28/Mar/12

Great route, thought the down climb was harder than other scrambles graded 3.
holly138 - Solo - 24/Mar/12 with Catrin, Lizzie J, Tom B

The Saddle and Sgurr na Sgine under clear blue skies.
mikesuth - 22/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo - 13/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo - 13/Mar/12

Hidden - 2012

alan moore - 2012

chapmand - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Patzl - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Stone Idol - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Hidden - Solo - 07/Nov/11

crispy - Solo - 08/Oct/11

Lawrence Eccles - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/11

Owen1984 - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/11

Timothy Miller - Solo O/S - Aug/11

Hidden - 19/Jun/11

Steve Woollard - Solo - 04/Jun/11 with Lou Reynolds, Kevin Colclough

TimHarwood - Jun/11

twas Dianne's birthday treat!
martrin - Solo - 01/May/11 with Dianne

Hidden - Solo - May/11

robbiek - May/11

Dan_Staff - 30/Apr/11 with Robbie King

Gerlach - 30/Apr/11

joeydurkin - 25/Apr/11 with John redhead

clint87 - Solo - 22/Apr/11

jon59 - Solo - 28/Mar/11

filox - Solo - 05/Mar/11

fhuaran - 2011

rockdoctor - 2011

oliverk - 2011

isi_o - 2011

crossdressingrodney - Solo O/S - 2011

Mal Grey - 2011

Jack Frost - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

halfaseesaw - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Roguevfr - 2011

JamesRoddie - 2011

JamesRoddie - 2011

colin fagan - Solo - 30/Oct/10

martin_ch - AltLd β - 09/Oct/10

SianR - Solo - Oct/10 with Ruari, Bryn, Freya, Ben and Ginny

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Sep/10

Quite windy, but some sunshine. Great route of decent length - very enjoyable.
mountainbagger - Solo - 08/Sep/10 with Mrs Mountainbagger

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jul/10

Climbed in ascent and descent. Great fun staying on the crest all the way and the direct descent - fun in the wet!
Moonstone Hippy - Solo - 12/Jun/10 with Phil

Sean20 - Solo - 24/May/10

Hidden - Solo - 10/Apr/10

colinthrelfall - 2010

joeydurkin - 2010

Pete Barker - Solo O/S - 2010 with Lizzie

johannes - Solo - 15/Sep/09

Danny Crump - Solo - 22/Aug/09

alexanderpatton - Aug/09 with Alex Kidgell

alexkidgell - Aug/09 with Alex Patton

lOVELY WARM SUNNY DAY Had the company of a guy called Lloyd from Warwick
dbarmbs - Solo - 08/Jun/09

jjax - 2009 with jason

jacobfinn - 2009 with jjax

Lovely sunny day AGAIN
dbarmbs - Solo - 09/Jun/08

johnjb - Solo O/S - 26/May/08

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - 20/Aug/07

Celia Watson - 20/Aug/07 with stuart watson

Dustin - Solo O/S - 14/Jun/07

icescrew - Solo - Feb/07

gedi - 2007

colinakmc - 06/Jul/06

petegunn - Solo - Jul/06 with Charley, Stu

Wouldn't normally log scrambles, but I'm logging this one for the Dan Bailey tick.
Blisco - 26/Jun/06

Hidden - Solo - 11/Jun/06

AG - 2006

Sandman55555 - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/05

tobyk - Solo - Aug/05 with Andrew Knights

AnTeallach - 22/Apr/05

rambler_gary - 2005

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/04

Yourlead - Solo - 08/May/04

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - May/04

paulh.0776 - Lead O/S - 2004 with Karin

Captain Solo - Solo - 24/May/02

crowberry gully - May/02

victim of mathematics - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/01

easers - Solo - Jun/01 with Claire Dalgleish

Hammy - 2000

Hidden - 2000

Tenko - 11/Apr/98

Tarquin - 1998

Hidden - Solo - 21/Sep/96

Hidden - 1996

Rain & cloud the whole way to the summit. 2 winter attempts defeated by bad avalanche conditions and very high winds.
Sean Kelly - Jul/95 with Harold Jepson

no_more_scotch_eggs - May/94

Student trip - some German geezer too - midges - unrelenting pace - superb.
nick everett - 1994 with Steve Macallum

99bolivar - Solo O/S - May/92 with Nick Sutton

OldMartin - Solo - 22/Aug/91

Simon Caldwell - 1990

DavPk - Aug/89

macmuseeuw - Solo - 13/Sep/85 with Tommy Kilpatrick

rossn - 1979 with Dad

Carrying a backpack with a week's food in a heatwave. Daft idea. Much more fun on later day trips.
Iain Thow - Solo - 17/Jun/78

Hidden - 1971

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
CM1992, Yasmin Loraine, Laura Hamlet, Katherine Ross, genericflipper, dhjunkie, dez

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