In the Western Highlands.
Scotland provides the most remote climbing in the UK. There are a number of good small crags and sea cliffs, but you will be rewarded if you take the time to venture into some of the more remote climbing areas in the Highlands.
The individual areas are broken up into the same basic areas that the Scottish Mountaineering Councils (SMC) guide book series.
Fly to Edinburgh or Glasgow, or drive up the A1, or M6 from England.
Weather station 11.8 miles from here
338 Total Routes
['4 Stars',41],['3 Stars',58],['2 Stars',85],['1 Star',133],['Bomb',19]
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Point Five Gully
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Point Five Gully: a climb on every Scottish winter climber's ticklist. It is the most classic of the Ben Nevis gullies, and one of the most popular. It offers good climbing, in atmospheric surroundings, decent protection and a top-out at the summit of Ben Nevis.The WI grade doesn't really reflect the challenge of the climb: the ice has steep sections, but above all it is long and serious, inescapable and a giant funnel for spindrift and debris. Pitches 2 and 3 are the crux, with the most sustain...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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