Sgurr Mhic Coinnich (East Face)

Climbs 40 – Rocktype Gabbro – Altitude 650m a.s.l – Faces E

Crag features
East face of Sgurr Mhic Connich ( skoor vic con ich : Mackenzie's Peak)

in Corieacha Rudha has some excellent rock climbing.

Subject to Skye weather, and can take up to three

days to dry out after heavy rain.

Must dos :

Dawn Grooves VS

King Cobra E1

Approach notes
Access from Loch Coruisk side

Scottish Rock - North (2009), Rock Climbing in Scotland (1990),
Out of print: Skye and Hebrides (1999)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1King CobraE1 5b,5a ***14
2Mongoose DirectE1 5b * 
3Dawn GroovesVS 4c **2
4Fluted ButtressS ** 
5South West Ridge3 *4
6Black CleftVI 7 ***1
7Dawn Grooves *VIII 8 *** 
8Cocoa Cracks *E2 5c ** 
9Crack of Dawn *VS 5a ** 
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
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King's Chimney is on the west face, not the east.
Andy Moles - 01/Jun/12