Climbs 11
Rocktype Sandstone (hard)

Faces W

Crag features

An unusual series of huge pebbly sandstone square-cut towers, blocks and pinnacles formed by land slippages, obvious from the summit of Cnoc an Staca. The climbing is first class and atmospheric, and includes some interesting subterranean scrambling through fallen balanced blocks. Features the offwidth classic 'North-West Eliminate' (E5 6a).

Approach notes

After the steep rise above Sheigra's North Geo, follow the cliff edge path until a drystane dyke is reached, which leads up the final slope to the summit of Cnoc an Staca.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Easter Buttress - North Face 
2Cracked Egg
4Creme Egg
S * 
HVS 5a  
 The Di 
7Frank's Pranks
E1 5b * 
8Little Tinker
HVS 5a  
 The Cioch 
10North-West EliminateE5 6a *** 
11Route 2
HVS 5a ** 
 Cnocan Cliff 
13Friend's at a Funeral
E1 5b ** 
 Pinnacle Wall - South Face 
15Pinnacle Wall
E3 5c ** 
16Pinnacle Corner
HVS 5b * 

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