Climbs 90
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 400m a.s.l
Faces SE

Freak out © mikemartin

Crag features

The most westerly of the Glencoe Three Sisters has five crags on its East Face all facing south-east. The Lower West Face offers Freakout(E4) and Spacewalk (E5) both Glencoe 3-star classic routes. Barn Wall offers easy climbs and Weeping Wall offers excellent harder routes. Terrace Face contains the classic Archer Ridge a classic 3-star Severe. The uppermost, the Far East Buttress, is more of a walk and so much quieter. It offers some good climbing, including the very pleasant Nirvana Wall (Severe).

Approach notes

Park opposite the lower nose of Gearr Aonach at the lower of the two car parks, and drop down to the path that leads directly across the footbridge and heads steeply uphill towards Stob Coire nan Lochan. A smaller path breaks off to cross the river and reach the foot of the crags (30-40 minutes).

Be aware that the SMC topo is incorrect for section of wall with Spider etc on. The descriptions are not quite right either (it mentions going to the belays of certain routes but its not quite right) and the tree is very dead and not visible from the ground.
arose - 25/Apr/15
lots of mistakes on here
submariner - 29/May/12
Curved Crack Severe** and Quiver Rib Diff on the East face - interesing climbs which an even more interesting descent route. Not for the faint hearted!
Angela McGuckin - 16/Oct/06
You can also scramble down and left along the the ledge from the tree. Again, care required.
Jamie B. - 14/Jul/05
The dilapidated tree above Weeping Wall mentioned in the guide for abseiling off (as alternative to top pitch of Spider) looks well dodgy and totally unsuitable for abseiling. Best top out and combine with some great routes above.
Jon Earnshaw - 22/Apr/03
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Lower Walls 
2DaredevilE1 5b *1
3Lady Jane
E2 5b ***63
4Sir Chancelot
E2 5c *29
5Blast-OffE1 5b *1
S **14
7The ChallengeE3 6a *1
 Weeping Wall 
9Rowan Tree Wall
VD *30
10The FlyE3 5b *7
11SpiderHVS 5a **67
12Spider Right-HandVS 4c ***75
13SolitudeE3 5b ***22
14Short But SweetE2 5c *2
HVS 5a **26
16Weeping Wall Route
S **47
17The Long Crack
HS **167
18The Straight Climb
VS 4b **15
19Curving Crack
S **92
20Eve's Arete
VD **71
21Drainpipe Corner
S 14
 Terrace Face 
23Quiver RibD ***176
24Slings & Arrows
HVS 5a 1
25Arrow Wall
S **39
26Wounded Knee
S **25
27Archer Ridge
S ***197
28Archer Ridge Direct
S **33
29De Vreemde Stap
HVS 5b **7
30The GutVS 4c *9
31Terrace AreteHS 4b **25
32Two Step AreteVS 4b *2
 Lower North-East Nose 
34TurnspitVS *2
35The Chant Of Jimmy BlacksmithE5 6a *1
HVS 5a **16
37Zodiac MindwarpE7 6c  
38Freak Out
E4 6a ***64
E6 6b ***2
E3 6a ***55
E5 6b **22
42Original Route
S *3
 Far Eastern Buttress 
44Rough Slab
S 12
45Orient ExpressIV 5 *3
46Eastern SlantIII 4 *21
47Eastern Promise
E1 5b **14
48Nirvana WallHS 4b ***64
49YenVD *3
50Japseye VariationVI 6 *1
VS 4b **10
52ShibumiVS 4b **12
53North East NoseD 1
54Farewell Arete
VD *12
 Barn Wall 
D *42
57Barn Wall RouteM 25
58QuickdrawE1 5b *1
HVS 5a **12
S 2
61Lower Bow
M *16
62Little Boomerang
VS 4c 1
63SlowhandM * 
64Bivvy WallE4 5c **4
65No NameVS 5a *2

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