Beinn an Dothaidh, North East Corrie

Climbs 30 – Rocktype Schist – Altitude 900m a.s.l – Faces NE

Crag features
Three extensive cliffs hidden from the nearby Bridge of Orchy road provide excellent winter climbing and give reliable conditions given a half decent snow cover. Two large buttresses North Buttress and West Buttress both feature classic routes like Taxus(III) an excellent gully climb, West Buttress(III) and Menage a Trois(V). A topo for this crag may be downloaded from the OMC here:,com_docman/task,doc_download/gid,49/Itemid,94/

Access notes
From the car park at Achallader Farm cross the river and walk up a path bearing right past a cone shaped hillock into the corrie in about 90 minutes.

Scottish Winter Climbs (2008), Arran, Arrochar and the Southern Highlands (1997),
Out of print: Scottish Winter Climbs (1996)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
  Climb nameGrade
1Emel RidgeII
2Zigzag GullyI
3Consolation CornerIV 5
4Central GullyI
5Jobseekers AllowanceIV 6
6CirceanIV 5 **
7Femme FataleIV 4 **
8TaxusIII ***
9Taxus Icefall FinishIV 4 ***
10Upper CircleIII
11West GullyI
12The Beechgrove GardenII/III
14Stairway to HeavenIII *
15The SkraelingIV 5 **
16HaarIII *
18StormbringerIII 3
19West ButtressIII 4 ***
20Splitting The DifferenceIV 6
21Pas De DeuxV 6 **
22The ScreamingVIII 8 **
23CirrusIV 4 **
24Carte BlancheIV 5 *
25Bete NoirV 7
26Menage a TroisV 6 ***
27Ménage à Trois (Variation Finish)V 6 ***
28ClonusIV **
29SleipnirIII 5
30ThorIV 6 **
31Far West ButtressIII
32Coup De GraceV 7 **
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