View larger mapGrid Ref NC 690618 (OS Landranger #10)

Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 24/Sep/2013

The Ringstone

Sutherland, SCOTLAND

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).

Weather forecast

 Today  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat 

1.8mm rain
14 °C
26 kph

0.0mm rain
Sunny periods
16 °C
17 kph

0.0mm rain
Sunny periods
15 °C
20 kph

0.0mm rain
Sunny periods
15 °C
12 kph

0.0mm rain
13 °C
10 kph
Forecast for this crag or UK Weather forecast. Powered by World Weather Online
More: mwis: Northwest HighlandsMet Office: West Highlands

Northern Highlands North (2004)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs Add missing Climb Upload a file of missing climbs
 Climb nameGradex
1SW Face Left AreteE1 5b 2
2Slab Face LeftD 4
 Climb nameGradex
3Slab Face CentreS 1
4Slab Face RightVS 4b 1
Find Classifieds near to this crag (Indoor Walls, Outdoor Shops, Accommodation, etc)

Volunteer to moderate The Ringstone
We rely on volunteers to moderate their local crags. You would check updates and approve climbs added to the database. It's a very easy job, and all you need is a guidebook and an hour or two each month. [ read more ]

USER FEEDBACKLogin as Existing User to add your comments
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