From south to north from Sail Liath to Bidein a' Ghlas Thuill. The pinnacles can be bypassed but where would the fun in that be??

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 6 Aug -
Hidden 4 Aug Solo O/S
jonskippy 23 Jun Solo O/S
with Lisa
with Lisa
neil3965 7 Jun Solo
with Margret Plummer, Paddy Earle
with Margret Plummer, Paddy Earle
robrannard 25 May Solo
Hidden 14 May -
sheelba 14 Apr -
with Naomi
with Naomi
Tom.Priestley 12 Apr Solo O/S Took the most direct line, felt pretty easy for the grade but the weather was glorious.
Took the most direct line, felt pretty easy for the grade but the weather was glorious.
Ben lad 11 Apr -
Jamie Skelton 9 Apr Solo
morageagleson 9 Apr Solo O/S
Hidden 27 Feb -
mzchambers 26 Feb Solo O/S
with Client
with Client
Hidden 19 Feb -
Hidden 6 Jan Solo O/S
alastair maclean ?? Solo Various people from the Glasgow Glenmore Club
Various people from the Glasgow Glenmore Club
oonagh thin ?? -
vinders 8 Nov, 2018 Lead
James Milton 3 Nov, 2018 Solo O/S
BigBoyDanny 3 Nov, 2018 Solo
ConorC 6 Oct, 2018 -
wookie667 6 Oct, 2018 -
arose 4 Sep, 2018 -
with Clients
with Clients
mountainremedy 30 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S South to north. Pitched the crux which felt more like a diff/mod and was quite damp. Moved together for the rest of it. Saw my first Brocken spectre which was pretty special!
South to north. Pitched the crux which felt more like a diff/mod and was quite damp. Moved together for the rest of it. Saw my first Brocken spectre which was pretty special!
EllenHolmes 30 Aug, 2018 2nd Roped up for a couple of bits where it felt exposed and the rock was wet, as a precaution. All very manageable if you've got a head for heights. Absolutely stunning views
Roped up for a couple of bits where it felt exposed and the rock was wet, as a precaution. All very manageable if you've got a head for heights. Absolutely stunning views
Hidden 13 Jul, 2018 Solo
Hidden 7 Jul, 2018 Solo
Kevin Woods 5 Jun, 2018 Solo Again, first time in brilliant sun. With all the An Teallach tops.
Again, first time in brilliant sun. With all the An Teallach tops.
Calum Wadsworth 30 May, 2018 Solo North to South so we could stay in Shenevall after. Bloody brilliant, amazing views.
with bstoker
North to South so we could stay in Shenevall after. Bloody brilliant, amazing views.
with bstoker
mbotwood 25 May, 2018 - Beautiful day. Sunny with an inversion below us for most of the day.
Beautiful day. Sunny with an inversion below us for most of the day.
Hidden 22 May, 2018 Solo
mike.moss 19 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Natalie
with Natalie
Flett 13 May, 2018 Solo
ChrisLewis 12 May, 2018 Solo
RossCampbell 12 May, 2018 Solo
Andy Moles 10 May, 2018 - Guiding
Guiding
Calum3610 14 Apr, 2018 Solo The pinnacles are in summer nick, a couple of snow patches around, the rest of the mountain, but soft. Used ice axe as a just in case while crossing the snow patches.
The pinnacles are in summer nick, a couple of snow patches around, the rest of the mountain, but soft. Used ice axe as a just in case while crossing the snow patches.
Strathpeffer-Blonde ?Jan, 2018 Solo
Ghastlyrabbitfat ??, 2018 -
ChuckMaurice ??, 2018 Solo
JessWilliams 4 Nov, 2017 Solo
with BMaybee
with BMaybee
BMaybee 4 Nov, 2017 Solo
Hidden 30 Sep, 2017 Solo
Al_Mac 23 Sep, 2017 Solo Parked at Dundonnel Hotel and completed in 6hrs car to car. Pretty windy so no dangling of legs off Lord Berkeley's Seat but a stunning day to be out in the mountains. Waked from North to South including the pinnacles.
Parked at Dundonnel Hotel and completed in 6hrs car to car. Pretty windy so no dangling of legs off Lord Berkeley's Seat but a stunning day to be out in the mountains. Waked from North to South including the pinnacles.
Stopsy 15 Aug, 2017 -
aldo56 2 Aug, 2017 -
with Kirsty
with Kirsty
kmann89 2 Aug, 2017 -
with aldo56
with aldo56
Dougbart 1 Aug, 2017 Solo
Alex Cozens 25 Jul, 2017 Solo O/S
Hidden 22 Jul, 2017 Lead
tomcr88 5 Jul, 2017 Solo
Chris Manasseh 19 Jun, 2017 -
Hidden 26 May, 2017 Solo
Phil T 24 May, 2017 Solo
Hidden 11 May, 2017 Solo
Roger Cruse 9 May, 2017 Solo rpt
with Kris
with Kris
JFT 6 May, 2017 AltLd rpt Practicing Alpine ropework. Moved together for the most part and pitched a few small sections and 1 small abseil.
with Hawb
Practicing Alpine ropework. Moved together for the most part and pitched a few small sections and 1 small abseil.
with Hawb
Hawb 6 May, 2017 AltLd
with JFT
with JFT
RobOwen61 4 May, 2017 -
with Slogger
with Slogger
bc44caesar 26 Mar, 2017 Solo
Pete23 14 Feb, 2017 AltLd Cannot add as a winter climb as no crampons required on the day - great traverse!
with Gregor, Gareth
Cannot add as a winter climb as no crampons required on the day - great traverse!
with Gregor, Gareth
Tarquin 20 Jan, 2017 -
with jimmy
with jimmy
graemew ??, 2017 -
david_n560 ??, 2017 -
NeilMur 4 Dec, 2016 -
Nevis_Ben 5 Nov, 2016 AltLd O/S Mostly summer conditions but snowfall during day and semi frozen conditions underfoot made this a mixture of both summer and winter climbing. Although axes and crampons carried they weren't used, additional care and focus required due to onset of winter conditions.
with Olly Giles
Mostly summer conditions but snowfall during day and semi frozen conditions underfoot made this a mixture of both summer and winter climbing. Although axes and crampons carried they weren't used, additional care and focus required due to onset of winter conditions.
with Olly Giles
Alastair MacSween 25 Oct, 2016 Solo
fearn723 22 Oct, 2016 Solo O/S
alexpearson 22 Oct, 2016 -
pcurt 16 Oct, 2016 Solo
sas 16 Oct, 2016 Solo O/S
with DMC
with DMC
HighlandTrekker 19 Aug, 2016 Solo
klcmunro 15 Aug, 2016 -
Liam Ingram 15 Aug, 2016 -
Dougbart 6 Aug, 2016 Solo
Mr Fuller 23 Jun, 2016 -
Hidden 23 Jun, 2016 -
JFT 6 Jun, 2016 Solo O/S super poor visibility, killed the sense of exposure but was super fun! Took direct line over the pinnacles
with Jim
super poor visibility, killed the sense of exposure but was super fun! Took direct line over the pinnacles
with Jim
MartinJWood 3 Jun, 2016 -
cpforbes 2 Jun, 2016 Solo O/S
wardt_88 1 Jun, 2016 Solo
spearing05 28 May, 2016 Solo O/S Fantastic, South to North.
Fantastic, South to North.
evanc77 11 May, 2016 Solo
James Gordon ?May, 2016 -
Hidden 11 Apr, 2016 AltLd
john jennings ??, 2016 -
Mike Roger ??, 2016 -
Hidden ??, 2016 -
timpitcher2 6 Nov, 2015 -
EamonH 17 Oct, 2015 Solo
Hidden 17 Oct, 2015 Solo
Adamski1986 17 Oct, 2015 Solo
Michael Aylen 6 Oct, 2015 -
with Ben Fleming
with Ben Fleming
Samantha Dickson ?Oct, 2015 -
Hidden 27 Sep, 2015 Solo
holly138 16 Sep, 2015 -
with Jen
with Jen
Hidden 16 Sep, 2015 -
Hidden 10 Sep, 2015 Solo
Jon Read 18 Aug, 2015 -
Cbarrett97 2 Aug, 2015 - GReat exposed ridges
GReat exposed ridges
callumwaddell 30 Jul, 2015 Solo O/S Excellent day out, weather could have been better, but the terrain made up for it!
Excellent day out, weather could have been better, but the terrain made up for it!
Wesley Orvis 11 Jul, 2015 Solo
Hidden ?Jun, 2015 -
roddycun 9 May, 2015 Solo O/S
Louis Hume 6 Apr, 2015 - Where was everyone?
Where was everyone?
Jenny Hall 6 Apr, 2015 Solo G/U A grey cold and mostly clear day, quite blustery on the top. Lost the vis. heading up to Sgurr Fiona and regained it briefly on Bidein a' Ghlas Thuill. Descent off Glas Mheall Liath S.
with Louis
A grey cold and mostly clear day, quite blustery on the top. Lost the vis. heading up to Sgurr Fiona and regained it briefly on Bidein a' Ghlas Thuill. Descent off Glas Mheall Liath S.
with Louis
roym ?Apr, 2015 Solo
with amiddup
with amiddup
Hidden 15 Mar, 2015 Solo
johnkeith ??, 2015 -
Dale Finnie ??, 2015 Solo
Kahti ??, 2015 -
westleas 10 Oct, 2014 -
Hidden 23 Aug, 2014 Solo
Hidden 16 Jun, 2014 -
CMCM 16 Jun, 2014 Solo Climbed several times under summer conditions
Climbed several times under summer conditions
Hidden 10 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
Hidden 10 Jun, 2014 Solo
SarahA 10 Jun, 2014 Solo
Bisteris 4 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
Hidden ?Jun, 2014 -
smoreda 29 May, 2014 -
simonvm 29 May, 2014 -
dboyd197 ?Apr, 2014 Solo
Paul Sedgwick ?Mar, 2014 Solo Had loose snow on some of the sections which made scrambling the ridge pretty terrifying at times
Had loose snow on some of the sections which made scrambling the ridge pretty terrifying at times
crustypunkuk ??, 2014 -
nj.harris ??, 2014 -
genghis76 ??, 2014 -
cas smerdon 27 Oct, 2013 Solo
markusj 12 Oct, 2013 Solo O/S Did the full traverse of the pinnacles, dropped a short rope for Janis on second step. Beaut day. Exited over Glas Mheall Liath and picked our way between slimy slabs on NE shoulder above Allt a Ghlas Thuill before following valley floor out to Dundonnell Ho.
with Janis Russell
Did the full traverse of the pinnacles, dropped a short rope for Janis on second step. Beaut day. Exited over Glas Mheall Liath and picked our way between slimy slabs on NE shoulder above Allt a Ghlas Thuill before following valley floor out to Dundonnell Ho.
with Janis Russell
Hidden 12 Oct, 2013 AltLd
yehti 27 Sep, 2013 - Scrambled through the fog to Dad's final Munro.
Scrambled through the fog to Dad's final Munro.
Hidden 13 Sep, 2013 -
HannahFrancis 12 Sep, 2013 Solo
with arose
with arose
arose 12 Sep, 2013 Solo
sam_owen41 28 Aug, 2013 Solo
stev1e.wilso 13 Aug, 2013 -
with Tom
with Tom
Kevin Woods 28 Jul, 2013 Solo N to S from Bidein to Gobhlach, direct descent down scree to Shenaval. Fisherfield next day.
N to S from Bidein to Gobhlach, direct descent down scree to Shenaval. Fisherfield next day.
TizzyA 20 Jul, 2013 Solo
Ragingpossum 16 Jun, 2013 Solo O/S Good scrambling if a bit disjointed. Doing it clockwise definitely seems to be a better way of doing it. Had to put a rope down for Dad and Andy to take their minds away from the exposure of the grade 3 climb.
with Andy, Dad
Good scrambling if a bit disjointed. Doing it clockwise definitely seems to be a better way of doing it. Had to put a rope down for Dad and Andy to take their minds away from the exposure of the grade 3 climb.
with Andy, Dad
TomPollock 8 Jun, 2013 -
with Dustin
with Dustin
Dustin 8 Jun, 2013 -
Hidden 28 May, 2013 Solo O/S
robbiek 18 May, 2013 -
with Darrell Read
with Darrell Read
Darrell Read 18 May, 2013 -
with robbiek
with robbiek
R0bbie 9 Jan, 2013 -
with Taba
with Taba
Chrismith ??, 2013 Solo
robahalliday ??, 2013 -
Gazlynn 27 Aug, 2012 -
mrs catt 26 Jul, 2012 Solo O/S
with Dad, Mum, catt
with Dad, Mum, catt
Johann 17 Jul, 2012 -
Kinge 12 Jun, 2012 -
with Rob, Will Barber
with Rob, Will Barber
no_more_scotch_eggs 10 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S brilliant scramble. "bad step" direct felt harder than grade 3 and exposed, led this then unroped, rest of ridge significantly easier
with loudfish, philip
brilliant scramble. "bad step" direct felt harder than grade 3 and exposed, led this then unroped, rest of ridge significantly easier
with loudfish, philip
gingerbex 27 May, 2012 Solo O/S
with Sarah Helliwell
with Sarah Helliwell
IamAJMiller 23 May, 2012 Solo O/S South to North - Established ourselves on the ridge via the Mod flake to the West of the Bad Step. Felt harder due to the exposure. The traverse was thrilling to say the least. Gently does it!
South to North - Established ourselves on the ridge via the Mod flake to the West of the Bad Step. Felt harder due to the exposure. The traverse was thrilling to say the least. Gently does it!
Hidden 15 Mar, 2012 Lead
Hidden 26 Feb, 2012 Solo
Zoe Cockburn ??, 2012 Solo
kbow265 ??, 2012 -
drew8connelly ??, 2012 -
olekemi 29 Oct, 2011 Solo O/S
with Andrew T, Jamie L
with Andrew T, Jamie L
Kevin Woods 20 Aug, 2011 Solo Wild day. Wet rock so bypassed the direct to the pinnacles. Amazing mountain.
Wild day. Wet rock so bypassed the direct to the pinnacles. Amazing mountain.
Gawyllie 2 Aug, 2011 Solo O/S
ceri's 3 Jul, 2011 - Descended via Glas Tholl corrie, missing out the E ridge of Bidean a' Ghlas Thuill.
with Charles
Descended via Glas Tholl corrie, missing out the E ridge of Bidean a' Ghlas Thuill.
with Charles
glaramara 18 Jun, 2011 - too much broken ground b/w good bits for my taste.
with tamzin
too much broken ground b/w good bits for my taste.
with tamzin
liz77 17 Jun, 2011 Solo
with HRC
with HRC
alexanderpatton 5 Jun, 2011 Solo
isi_o 7 May, 2011 Solo
with Karen, Donas
with Karen, Donas
9fingerjon ?May, 2011 Solo O/S
with Laura
with Laura
Pete Barker 23 Apr, 2011 Solo O/S
with Lizzie
with Lizzie
glenngordon 19 Apr, 2011 -
with davy watt
with davy watt
TimHarwood ?Apr, 2011 -
mountainbagger 19 Sep, 2010 Lead Bit wet, rain set in just after we started on the pinnacles. First main pinnacle (if taken direct) was a bit harder than grade 3 and used rope to bring up Mrs MB, rest was easier. Good ridge route, with plenty of variations possible in terms of scrambling. Will come back on a nicer day!
with Mrs Mountainbagger
Bit wet, rain set in just after we started on the pinnacles. First main pinnacle (if taken direct) was a bit harder than grade 3 and used rope to bring up Mrs MB, rest was easier. Good ridge route, with plenty of variations possible in terms of scrambling. Will come back on a nicer day!
with Mrs Mountainbagger
ali macphee ?Sep, 2010 -
Celia Watson 6 Aug, 2010 -
Hidden 6 Aug, 2010 -
Spongebob 10 Jul, 2010 Solo O/S
Robertgiddy 9 Jul, 2010 Solo
TomPollock 22 Jun, 2010 Solo O/S
kirsty52 31 May, 2010 - long day - not enough time to eat; tent blowing over by a 60mph gale to follow at 3 am. - but Wow - definitely so worth it.pub stopped serving food when we got there at nearly 10.30
with Hangman, Dave, nigel
long day - not enough time to eat; tent blowing over by a 60mph gale to follow at 3 am. - but Wow - definitely so worth it.pub stopped serving food when we got there at nearly 10.30
with Hangman, Dave, nigel
Mayaculpa 29 May, 2010 Solo
with NETTY
with NETTY
Steven Andrews 17 May, 2010 -
Hidden 7 May, 2010 Solo
Fiskavaig ?May, 2010 Solo This was my latest traverse, having done this in both directions, many times, over many years, with many people. One of my favorite mountains in Scotland.
with Steve Bridg, Paul R
This was my latest traverse, having done this in both directions, many times, over many years, with many people. One of my favorite mountains in Scotland.
with Steve Bridg, Paul R
oliverk ?Nov, 2009 -
with Michael
with Michael
Hidden 14 Oct, 2009 Solo O/S
colin fagan ?Sep, 2009 Solo
Pluto ?Apr, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Hidden 9 Sep, 2008 -
LogieNick ?Jul, 2008 Solo
Hidden 11 Aug, 2007 Solo
Daigroom ?Aug, 2006 Solo
Hidden 10 Jun, 2006 -
Hidden 10 Jun, 2006 Solo
Captain Solo 24 Sep, 2005 Solo
johnjb 10 Jun, 2005 Solo O/S Nice day. Enjoyed the pinnacles, but from memory, some multi-ledge vertical step-ups with poor holds were exposed and a bit awkward in boots with rucksack.
Nice day. Enjoyed the pinnacles, but from memory, some multi-ledge vertical step-ups with poor holds were exposed and a bit awkward in boots with rucksack.
rambler_gary ?Jun, 2005 -
with Mark Chadwick, Jamie Buxton, Chicks
with Mark Chadwick, Jamie Buxton, Chicks
JuneBob ?Aug, 2004 -
alan moore ??, 2000 -
Hidden ??, 2000 -
Squidinker ??, 2000 -
Sean Kelly ?Jul, 1999 - Quite misty at the start but by the time we traversed the main ridge it turned into a fantastic day.
with Harold Jepson
Quite misty at the start but by the time we traversed the main ridge it turned into a fantastic day.
with Harold Jepson
pigeonjim ??, 1998 -
nick everett ??, 1995 - Tripped down some ledges landing on my head, no idea why not injured/killed. A fine place to discover the taste sensation of raw carrot and dry roasted peanuts.
with Steve Macallum
Tripped down some ledges landing on my head, no idea why not injured/killed. A fine place to discover the taste sensation of raw carrot and dry roasted peanuts.
with Steve Macallum
Neil McA 27 May, 1994 -
with Sue McAdie
with Sue McAdie
Stuart S 17 Jun, 1990 -
with Ray Craig, Fraser Stronach
with Ray Craig, Fraser Stronach
Simon Caldwell ??, 1990 -
Pete Pozman ?Aug, 1987 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 21 Jul, 1984 Solo Probably Diff at Corrag Buidhe Bad Step. Last Munro in 1st round.
Probably Diff at Corrag Buidhe Bad Step. Last Munro in 1st round.
Steve Crowe 14 Apr, 1982 Lead O/S
with LM
with LM
crowberry gully 10 Jun, 1980 Solo
with Judith Bell
with Judith Bell
Hidden 1 Jun, 1976 -
Hidden ?Aug, 1973 -
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