105m, 3 pitches. Climb the right facing corner below the corner of The Dagger. Step right on to the rib bounding the right of The Dagger, over an overlap until a hanging stance from a spike at the top of The Dagger corner. Step down and right and onto a short rib then climb the cracked wall above to the terrace.

M Forbes & M Rennie Sep/1966

Ticklists: The 100 Best UK VS routes?, Ultimate Scottish Rock, Scottish Mid-Grade Multi-Pitch, Scottish 3 and 4 star multi-pitch routes.

benclimbing 10/Oct/15 AltLd O/S

Incredibly good quality climbing on the second pitch. Probably the best 4c pitch anywhere

with Al Todd
mikewilson789 30/Sep/15 AltLd O/S

I lead the first pitch

with martin kydd
Hidden 26/Sep/15 2nd rpt
Hidden 20/Sep/15 AltLd dnf
Hidden 11/Jul/15 AltLd
Hidden 11/Jul/15 AltLd O/S
peter.herd 12/Jun/15 AltLd

First 2 pitches both excellent. Amys first lead on a mountain route. Threw the nuts and some mud at me but otherwise fine

with Amy
Amy Pritchett 12/Jun/15 AltLd
Samuel Wainwright 13/Sep/14 AltLd O/S
with Jim, Will W
yehti 03/Sep/14 AltLd

Lead p2 and most of p3. Left some skin behind at the start of p2 when a hand jam went wrong. Left some dots of blood along the rest of the route. One of the best routes I've climbed.

SUColdo 03/Sep/14 AltLd
with yehti
malone 17/Jul/14 AltLd O/S
with tom shaw
Hidden ??/2014 AltLd O/S
Hidden 28/Sep/13 AltLd
Uisdean hawthorn 28/Sep/13 -
Hidden 03/Sep/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/13 AltLd
MrRiley 21/Jul/13 AltLd O/S

Two of the best VS pitches I've ever climbed and very good value at the grade, simply stunning!

Debbie Lee 21/Jul/13 AltLd
cat22 20/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Mike
Hidden 14/Jul/13 Lead
Ali ?/Jul/13 AltLd O/S
with Lyons
Hidden ?/Jul/13 -
RKirke 07/Jun/13 AltLd O/S
Alex the Alex ?/Jun/13 AltLd O/S
Craggles 04/Sep/12 2nd O/S
Captain Solo 21/Jul/12 AltLd

3 excellent pitches and it stayed dry!

with Kenny
Hidden 21/Jul/12 AltLd
scotclimb 29/May/11 AltLd
with Dave Strang
gforce 09/May/11 AltLd

Just topped out as the afternoon showers kicked off. A bit chilly in the wind. The rest of the crag was a wetter than I thought it would be - weeps across most routes.

with Mauro
danimal88 02/May/11 AltLd O/S

the crack was good fun but not impressed with the grass loose pitch

with Mark Littlewood
James Prowse 29/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Mandy
Hidden ??/2011 -
robertmichaeladams 25/Jul/10 AltLd

Fun climbing on a great line

with Lawrence
wence 25/Jul/10 AltLd O/S

Lovely second pitch

with Rob
Hidden 24/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Tobes ?/Jul/10 AltLd
with Mikeb
Hidden ??/2010 -
dave o 20/Sep/09 AltLd O/S

led first pitch

with Keith Milne
Pete Main 14/Aug/09 AltLd O/S
with Andrew S
Hidden 13/Aug/09 AltLd O/S
pimpy 01/Aug/09 AltLd O/S

did first pitch previously

burto 31/Jul/09 AltLd O/S
with the pimp
iceicebaby 29/Jun/09 2nd O/S

Beast!!!!!!! And in such an awesome setting. Thought Pitch 1 was a bit sustained for VS, but brilliant climbing. Pitch 2 was one of the nicest pitches I've ever climbed. Stunning route!

beckycoles 23/May/08 AltLd O/S

Fantastic climb. P2 is outstanding. Loads of gear.

TrollJester ??/2008 AltLd O/S
with Ian Meek
Hidden ?/Jul/07 AltLd O/S
Hidden 10/Jun/07 AltLd
Chris L Hill ?/Jul/06 AltLd O/S
with Stuart Shaw, Simon Pearce
CurlyStevo ??/2006 AltLd

I lead pitch 2 which is one of the best granite pitches I've ever climbed!

Smelly Fox 18/Jun/05 Lead O/S

In the rain! Pleasant!!

with Matt Croll
Hidden 23/Aug/01 Lead O/S
brianrunner ??/2001 -
AndyP 06/May/00 AltLd O/S

Good route. Descending back to the packs across steep hard snow banks in rock boots was interesting.

with Joe
graeme gatherer ??/2000 -
Hidden ?/Jun/98 AltLd
Stuart S 14/Jul/96 AltLd O/S
with Graham Callander
pingora 22/Jun/95 AltLd O/S
with Bruce G
Hidden ??/1989 AltLd
johnkeith ??/1987 Lead O/S

Best route I've done in the cairngorms. Main pitch is just poetry in motion!

with Viv Crampton
Bruce Kerr 05/Sep/81 AltLd
with Andy Campbell
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