Banana Buttress

Climbs 8 – Rocktype Quartzite – Altitude 119m a.s.l – Faces S

Crag features
A shattered, largely steep buttress situated above the Clachaig Inn, on the right-hand side of Clachaig Gully. The approach involves steep work through lush vegetation and rubble. The central portion of the buttress appears to be compact and fairly sound although is partially overhanging and serious. Possible easy lines appear to be very loose and mossy.

Also included is the small Quartzite crag directly above Banana Buttress. The defining features of this crag are a prominent corner and arete, topped by a steep wall. Several lines, possibly of quality, have been inspected although they appear to be difficult to protect.

Access notes
Walk up from the Clachaig--about 5-10 minutes.

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
 UPPER BUTTRESS  
2East GreenD 1
3Hollytree Ridge2 2
4Rowan RidgeM 2
5Pink RibM 3
6Antenna RibVD 1
7Surprise ChimneyII 2/3 *1
 BANANA BUTTRESS  
9Left Edge SlabsD 2
10The RampVD 1
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This crag location is obviously wrong !
Scott_vzr - 16/Jan/10
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These details were last updated on 01/Mar/2010
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