Sgorr Ruadh

Climbs 50 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 962m a.s.l – Faces NE

Crag features
The highest peak of the Coulin Forest presents an impressive north-east and north face when ascending Coire Lair from Achnashellach. The rock is sandstone throughout and rather broken so is best as a winter venue.

Access notes
2-3 hours along a stalkers track then cross country to the climbs.

Guidebooks
Northern Highlands South (2007),
Out of print: Northern Highlands Vol. 1 (1996)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
 SOUTH-EAST FACE 
2Sgorr Ruadh summitsummit
3The SlantII
4SteppinIII
5Robertson's ButtressIV *
6Academy RidgeVD
7Academy Ridge (Winter)II
8Academy Ridge Direct FinishIV 5
 CENTRAL COULOIR 
10Post Box GullyII ***
11GravesendIV
12Battersea ButtessV 6
13Croydon ChimneyV 6 *
14High GullyIV 4 *
15Central CouloirI *
16RuayahuaV 6
17Brown GullyIII *
18Crimson ButtressVI 7
19Parrallel LinesIII
20Easy GullyII *
 RAEBURN'S BUTTRESS 
22Narrow RidgeV 6
23Raeburn's Buttress via Narrow GullyII **
24Raeburn's Buttress (Direct)D *
25Raeburn's Buttress (Direct) (Winter)V 6 *
26The JigsawIII **
27Tritium ChimneyV 7 **
28Brooker's RouteIV *
29Raeburn's SuperdirectIV 6 **
 NORTH FACE 
31Spanner In The WorksV 6
32Sticky FingersV 5
33Tophet GullyIV 5 *
34Fox's FaceIV 4 **
35Gopher's GullyIV 4 **
36First BloodV 6 *
37The KeyII
38Highland ScottischeIV 5 *
39The Sandstone VirginV 7 *
40Ruadh AwakeningVI 6 *
41Splintery EdgeVD
42Splintery Edge (Winter)III 4
43Tango in the NightVI 7 ***
44The Last WaltzV 6 **
45Pit Bull PolkaVI 7
46North GullyI **
 UPPER BUTTRESS 
48Upper Buttress, Original RouteVD
49Upper Buttress, Original Route (Winter)III
50FrivolityIII
51Riotous RidgeIII **
52Old Kent RoadIII
53Cupid *III 4 *
54Stunt *III 4 *
55Riotous Ramble *III
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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Altitude 962m not 853m?
Captain Solo - 02/May/13