Climbs 67
Rocktype Sandstone (hard)
Altitude 613m a.s.l
Faces S

Great day on Stac Pollaidh © Heike

Crag features

The summit crags of this distinctive and beautiful little mountain provide excellent quick-drying climbs, up to 100m in length.

Classics include Jack the Ripper (E1), Mid-Flight Crisis (E4), Walking on Air (E5) and Expecting to Fly (E4).

The pinnacles offer a good scramble with exceptional views.

Approach notes

Use the paths (as advised by signs at the car park) to minimise erosion.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Stac Pollaidh summit
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summit 212
2 Main Ridge Traverse 3 ** 163
  no. 1 buttress
4 The Ghost Road
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HVS 5a  
5 Polly Fumé
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III  
6 Rampage
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V 6 ** 1
7 North-West Corner
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VD * 2
8 North-West Corner
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IV 5 ** 1
9 Anniversary Cleaver
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IV 4 2
10 Three Day Grooves
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IV 5 * 2
11 Positive Vegetation
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IV 5 * 1
12 December Grooves
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IV 6 ** 1
13 Silicone Soul
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IV 6 2
14 Western Buttress Route
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VD * 56
15 Baird's Pinnacle
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VS 4c * 2
16 Egoterrorist
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IV 6  
17 South Face Route
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VD 2
18 South Rib
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S * 7
19 Anyways
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VD 4
20 Party on the Patio
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VS 5a * 15
21 Party on the Patio Direct
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VS 5a * 7
22 Enigma Grooves
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HVS 5b * 9
23 November Groove
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VS 4c ** 96
24 Jack the Ripper
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E1 5b *** 235
25 Jack the Ripper (Fred West Finish)
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E3 6a ** 5
26 Jack the Ripper (Killer Finish) E2 5b 2
27 Felo de Se
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E2 5c *  
28 Shadow on the Wall
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E4 6a ** 8
29 Walking on Air E6 6c *** 2
30 Mid Flight Crisis
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E4 6a *** 12
31 Expecting to Fly E4 6a *** 28
32 Expecting to Fly (Direct Start) E5 6a ***  
33 Fear of Flying
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E6 6a **  
34 Plane Sailing
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E3 5c * 1
35 The Moine Thrutch
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VS 5a  
36 Cuckoo Crack
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VS 5a  
  upper no. 2 buttress
38 Pretty Pollaidh
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HVS 5a * 2
39 Cold Shoulder
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E2 5c **  
40 Bats in the Belfry
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VS 4c * 2
41 Ol' Red Eyes
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HVS 5a  
  no. 2 buttress
43 Release the Bats VS 4b ** 15
44 Bloodsucker
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E2 5c  
45 Wingless Warlock
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E1 5b * 3
46 Stakeout
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E3 5c  
47 The Orifice
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E3 6a * 1
48 Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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E3 5c ** 9
49 Vlad the Impaler HVS 5a ** 145
50 Continuation Arete
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S 1
51 Nosferatu
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HVS 5a * 6
52 Calum the Clansman
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HVS 5b 1
53 Seismic Shockwaves
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E3 6a 1
54 Jamalamadingdong
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E1 5b 1
55 Highland Spring
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E2 5c  
  pinnacle basin
57 Virgin and Child Pinnacle VS 5a 2
58 The Irascible Porcupine
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HVS 5b *  
59 Pretty Bourgeois Crack
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E2 5c *  
  no. 3 buttress
61 Slovo
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IV 5 *  
62 Madonna
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E1 5b *  
63 Summer Isles Arete
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VD ** 24
64 Summer Isles Arete Direct
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VS 4c ** 32
65 Summer Isles Crack
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E1 5b * 1
66 Consider the Lillies E2 5c 1
67 Outrageous Fortune
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E1 5b  
  The Keep
69 Angus the Arsonist
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HVS 5a  
70 Cheshire Cat
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S  
71 Coigach's Burning
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E1 5c  
72 Hank Marvin E4 6a **  
73 Non Compos Mentis E3 5c *  

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