Climbs 17
Rocktype Gabbro
Altitude 300m a.s.l
Faces SW

Lee Curtis on Faradh Dubh, Beinn na Seilg, Ardnamurchan © Davy Virdee

Crag features

West of Garbh Bheinn in Ardnamurchan lies this crag near Kilchoan. Total solitude, a superb outlook, and excellent rough rock give a variety of easy and undemanding routes.

Approach notes

From Ormsaigmore goto the Lodian Ghleanm Locha and the crag is on the western slope.

Restrictions during Stalking (Sept-Jan). Contact
Ardnamurchan Estate.
Bird Ban (April - August)- contact MCofS for details.


Out of print:
Glen Coe (1992)
Great crags with superb outlook and definitely an 'away from it all' spot. Some of the routes could do with bit more traffic to keep the cracks clear. Recommended.
oscaig - 31/Jul/16
Not as popular as the ring-dyke crags, but deserves to be...
Jamie B. - 19/Sep/05
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Gabbro Slab
D 7
2 Faradh Dubh
VD 10
3 South West Buttress
M 9
4 Oldenbold HS 4a * 5
5 Trident VD 1
6 Mistaken Identity VS 4c ** 1
Climb name Grade
7 Identity Crisis VS 4c ** 4
8 Cop Out S 4a * 3
9 Unknown Warrior VS 4c ** 5
10 Red Rum E1 5b * 4
11 Coll of the Wild E3 5c ** 2
12 Mull Ovr E3 5c *  
Climb name Grade
13 Mull Over E3 5c * 2
14 Eigger Sanction E3 5c ** 2
15 Barras Irn Bru HVS 4c * 4
16 Happy Return
VS 4c * 4
17 Identity Crisis Direct HVS 5a ** 4

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