Climbs 148
Rocktype Gneiss
Altitude 100m a.s.l
Faces W

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Jamie Murray on local Inverness test-piece Dracula, myself conveniently out of shot, belaying in the corner! © Jamie Murray

Crag features

Lots of interesting lines following well protected cracks. Most routes 1 pitch.
Best visited in the afternoon to get the sun.
Must Do Trad : Dracula E3

Near here is also Pinnacle Crag (listed separately in the Database) on the opposite side of the road to the main crag which offers generally easier routes on very clean rock. Normally dries quickly from the wind.

Some bouldering info here -

Also see the two editions of Scottish Bouldering. Vimeo is also a great source for videos of lines! 

Must do Boulders: The Settler f7C (local test piece and a classic when it's dry) also, The Untrained Ear f7A+ and Eriophorum angustifolium f6B




There are some well worth doing climbs here. It's true that midgies can be a problem in the wrong conditions but pick the right afternoon or sunny evening and a great time can be had on the starred routes. The other negative comments do not do it justice!
atibbs - 30/Jun/15
Last time i was here it was midge hell never agen haha never had and ticks tho unlucky guys :P
Keo - 26/Feb/13
A laugh if you like slippy mossy boulders and twisted ankles
laura_ed - 13/Mar/08
nice crag pulled lots of ticks out of my bum when i was there last
dave - 04/Aug/05
Midge and tick infested Hell.
JoHNY - 13/Apr/05
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