Features the 'bad step', which can be avoided by ledges on the Lota Coire side, though to make this easier in reality features some tricky route-finding.

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UserDateStyleNotes & Partners
Stuart Macfarlane 10 Jun -
with Jeanie
with Jeanie
Lewis Johnstone 29 May Solo
Hidden 29 May -
pnorth 26 May Solo
with Tim Ewington
with Tim Ewington
Tarquin 17 May -
with phayle
with phayle
Hidden 12 May Solo O/S
amaciejk 8 May -
with kendonm
with kendonm
ladislav 4 May Solo O/S Guided by Lucy.
with Cat Trebilco, Lucy Spark, Fiona S
Guided by Lucy.
with Cat Trebilco, Lucy Spark, Fiona S
Phill_ Thompson 23 Apr -
with Lucy Prins
with Lucy Prins
charlesisbozo 19 Apr Solo O/S
Mark Collins 9 Apr Solo rpt
Hidden 31 Mar Solo
JohnKing282 8 Sep, 2018 Solo rpt
with Mark, Mal, Jo Clements
with Mark, Mal, Jo Clements
Paul Sagar 25 Aug, 2018 Solo O/S
bc44caesar 1 Jun, 2018 -
quarrtman1 31 May, 2018 Solo
Ru22ell 27 May, 2018 -
LucaC 8 May, 2018 Solo
with Alex K
with Alex K
Tom Seccombe 9 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Ben Morton-Clark
with Ben Morton-Clark
Nejc ?Apr, 2018 Solo O/S A beautiful day to be in the Cuillins. The Bad Step wasn’t as bad as I thought.
A beautiful day to be in the Cuillins. The Bad Step wasn’t as bad as I thought.
Hidden 31 Mar, 2018 Solo
Hidden 4 Mar, 2018 2nd
DougieWilkinson ??, 2018 -
bms 25 Jul, 2017 Solo
Ian Hinkins 29 May, 2017 Solo
abbeywall 28 May, 2017 Solo
with EMC
with EMC
Marq 26 May, 2017 Solo rpt
with Vicky L
with Vicky L
Hidden 26 May, 2017 Solo
Hidden 23 May, 2017 Solo
Ali D 20 May, 2017 Solo up and down
up and down
NeilMur 17 Apr, 2017 -
steveg 15 Apr, 2017 Solo dnf Stopped just short of bealach due to conditions
with Jess
Stopped just short of bealach due to conditions
with Jess
freemanTom 7 Oct, 2016 -
Hidden 17 Sep, 2016 Solo O/S
Hidden ?Sep, 2016 Lead O/S
IainMay 29 Aug, 2016 Solo O/S
with Timothy May
with Timothy May
mark-abz 27 Aug, 2016 Solo
with Alex
with Alex
Hidden 6 Jun, 2016 Solo O/S
Gawyllie 25 May, 2016 Solo
Alastair MacSween 14 May, 2016 Solo rpt
Manix 10 May, 2016 Solo O/S
Craig Holden 10 May, 2016 -
Liam Ingram 10 May, 2016 -
with Manix, Craig Holden, Jake Dowell
with Manix, Craig Holden, Jake Dowell
Pete Lindley 20 Mar, 2016 Solo
Mike Roger ??, 2016 -
DundeeDave 13 May, 2015 Solo
Hidden 26 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
rogerskews 8 Aug, 2014 Solo
with Martin Coward
with Martin Coward
Hidden 24 May, 2014 Solo
Hidden 24 May, 2014 Solo
tk4210 19 May, 2014 Solo O/S Scramble. Big day out on the ridge with Jerry and Larry. Backclimb was fun.
with Jerry Adams
Scramble. Big day out on the ridge with Jerry and Larry. Backclimb was fun.
with Jerry Adams
Hidden ??, 2014 -
Hidden 1 Oct, 2013 -
markusj 9 Sep, 2013 Solo O/S In descent as part of traverse.
with Mike Lates
In descent as part of traverse.
with Mike Lates
Kevin Woods 12 Jul, 2013 Solo Agree Nathan, easy and just a couple of metres. But good.
Agree Nathan, easy and just a couple of metres. But good.
Nathan Adam ?Jun, 2013 Solo V-Diff ? Really ? Its literally two steps and done. The rest of the ridge is a great wee scramble, and often has a gaping drop down into the Basteir Corrie !
V-Diff ? Really ? Its literally two steps and done. The rest of the ridge is a great wee scramble, and often has a gaping drop down into the Basteir Corrie !
Hidden 30 May, 2013 Solo
Andy Moles ??, 2013 -
Andy Moles ??, 2013 -
anthonyp 21 Jun, 2012 Solo O/S
with mikpen
with mikpen
AndrewP 20 Jun, 2012 -
Sarah Welsh 20 Jun, 2012 Solo
Steve Woollard 20 Jun, 2012 Solo
auld al 9 Jun, 2012 Solo O/S downclimbed the Diff variation about 20 feet down from the bad step and climbed direct on the way back
downclimbed the Diff variation about 20 feet down from the bad step and climbed direct on the way back
Hidden 7 Jun, 2012 -
Marq 2 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
with Cornish Merlin, Shona Wildman
with Cornish Merlin, Shona Wildman
Hidden 27 May, 2012 Solo O/S
shaunleonard 27 May, 2012 Solo O/S
with Clarky, ianlaw
with Clarky, ianlaw
Sutty22 2 May, 2012 Solo O/S Scrambled up the East Ridge. Bad Step was an interesting little section.
Scrambled up the East Ridge. Bad Step was an interesting little section.
Mayaculpa 25 Mar, 2012 - Dnf, far too windy to descend the step
with Alan Thorne
Dnf, far too windy to descend the step
with Alan Thorne
JamesRoddie 22 Mar, 2012 Solo O/S Up Gillean's Pinnacle Ridge first, then the round to Am Basteir and Bruach an Frithe.
Up Gillean's Pinnacle Ridge first, then the round to Am Basteir and Bruach an Frithe.
Hidden ??, 2012 Solo
Hamfunk 12 Nov, 2011 AltLd O/S Moving together in wet conditions.
with Dad
Moving together in wet conditions.
with Dad
fynetimes 8 Sep, 2011 -
Andy Hewison 4 Jun, 2011 Solo O/S
with gordon brown, Steve T
with gordon brown, Steve T
d1griffiths ?Jun, 2011 - with Hazel, was easier than I expected.
with Andy Buchan
with Hazel, was easier than I expected.
with Andy Buchan
Scottish78 ??, 2011 -
Scottish78 ??, 2011 -
Yourlead 10 Oct, 2010 Solo
with Graham Penny
with Graham Penny
abbeywall 30 May, 2010 Solo
with EMC
with EMC
crispy 1 May, 2010 Solo
with Callum, climberuk
with Callum, climberuk
crispy 1 May, 2010 Solo
with Callum, climberuk
with Callum, climberuk
OC24 ??, 2010 -
Pete Barker ?Dec, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden ?Jul, 2009 Solo
abbeywall 18 May, 1999 Solo
with K
with K
ndm 28 May, 1998 -
jackse ??, 1997 -
jackse ??, 1997 -
Neil Henderson ??, 1990 -
jackse ??, 1990 Lead
jackse ??, 1990 Lead
Iain Brown 15 Jun, 1989 Solo
Stuart S 7 Jul, 1983 -
with Fraser Stronach
with Fraser Stronach
Iain Thow 27 Jun, 1983 Solo Up via the ledges, back via the Step
with Ian Burwood, Mel Sumbler, Jane Henderson, Dave Bermingham, Andy Sutton
Up via the ledges, back via the Step
with Ian Burwood, Mel Sumbler, Jane Henderson, Dave Bermingham, Andy Sutton
Iain Thow ?Aug, 1976 Solo Up and down the Bad Step
Up and down the Bad Step
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