The Ringstone

Climbs 15 – Rocktype Gneiss – Altitude 10m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
A huge boulder of reddish gneiss in the dunes behind the beach at Torrisdale. Slabby on its south-east face and impressively steep on the others. Routes and some bouldering.

Access notes
Walk along the footpath onto the beach from Torrisdale. Car Parking for half dozen cars, with Tourist signage. The boulder is found approximately halfway along the beach, in the grass covered dunes behind (approx NC 695 617).

Guidebooks
Northern Highlands North (2004)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1SW Face Left AreteE1 5b
2Slab Face LeftD
3Slab Face CentreS
4Slab Face RightVS 4b
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Didn't climb as surfing, but looks impressive, wee bit gardening might be needed on the slab side, but looks superb and location is amazing. Sutherland at its best.
soularch - 23/Sep/13