Souter Head

Climbs 63 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude ? – Faces ?

Crag features
One of the best known and earliest devloped areas on the Aberdeen coast.

Good climbing on sound rock.

Must Do: Mythical Wall (E1 5b), Southeast Diedre (HVS 4c), Brooker's Arete (S)

Access notes
Mostly tidal.

Take the coastal path rather than cutting through the field.

Guidebooks
North East Outcrops (2003),
Out of print: North East Outcrops (1994)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
 AITKEN'S PINNACLE 
2Aitken's Pinnacle Direct RouteS
 GRASSY PINNACLE 
4The PobbleVS 4b
5Mythical WallE1 5b ***
6Over The TopE2 5b **
7American GraffitiE4 6a **
8Davy Jones' LockerE3 6a
9GangplankVS 4b
10The RackVS 4c
11Eunach YummickE1 5c
12Tiger's TerrorVS 4c
13North East EdgeE1 5b
14SeawallE1 5b **
15PickpocketE2 5c
16South East DiedreHVS 4c ***
17The Vicious CircleE1 5b
 GIRDLE TRAVERSE WALL 
19Girdle TraverseS **
20Bootlace CrackHVS 5a
21Winkle PickerHVS 5a
22Black CornerS
23Parallel CracksS
24The Usual StoryHVS 5c
 MILESTONE INLET 
26P&J OverhangS
27Milestone DirectVD *
 RAINBOW INLET 
29Rainbow WallD
30Rainbow CrackVD
31Puffin WallVD
32Puffin's PerchM
33Puffin OverhangS
34Puffin EliminateHVS 5b
35Twin Overhang WesterlyVS
36Twin Overhang EasterlyS
37Swing SeamS
38TykeE3 5b
39Mo's TraverseHVS 5a
40Mo's Traverse Independent FinishE1 5b
41Slab Top ChimneyD **
42Brooker's AreteS ***
43Long Step CrackS
 JADE BUTTRESS 
45The SickleHVS 5b
46The Last PostVD
47Birds Nest CrackM *
48Overhang CrackS
49Karma SouterE2 5c
50Jade TraverseVS 4c
51Jade ButtressVS 4c *
52St Andrew's CrackM
53Tension CrackS
54JadedHVS 5c
55The White SeamHVS 5a
56The Go BetweenVS 4c
57The Rat TrapVD
58The CatwalkD
 OVERHANG GULLY 
60ScyllaVD
61CharybdisVD
62HydraVD
63The StyxVD
64CerberusVS 5a
65HadesHVS 5b
66CadaverVS 5a
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