Hillwalking and mountain treking routes to Munro and Corbett hills in the Fannaich range above Loch Fannich and Fannich Lodge. I may never be up there again (time's winged chariot and all that) but this is a great reminder of a day before digital cameras were the norm. Curved Ridge on Buachaille Etive Mor. / Curved ridge start: New Topic Reply to Topic. The Fionn Choire Horseshoe Scurr Nan Gillean by Pinnacle Ridge Cuillin Ridge Traverse Blaven and Clach Glas Traverse. This course provides four guided days walking, scrambling and climbing on the Cuillin Ridge with the aim of … Aonach Eagach Ridge Buachaille Etive Mor by Curved Ridge Bidean by Lost Valley Horseshoe. via. Curved Ridge. Pretty much at the extent of my scrambling competence, although there was a harsh wind blowing and a few bits where the rock was still drying. Much chossier higher up than expected. iangpark: 29/08/2020: South glencoe traverse: Ruth: 26/08/2020: Both Buachailles in a single day: Altnafeadh - BEB car park - Stob Coire Raineach … The curving ridge that passes underneath the face of Rannoch Wall is a hard scramble (M) or an easy rock-climb depending on how you look at it but is climbable on all weathers and make an excellent alternative route to the summit. This 4 day course is for hillwalkers looking to complete all 11 Munros along the Cuillin Ridge Guided Skye Cuillin Munros This course provides a logical next step from other Scottish scrambles. Hi, I read that the start of Curved Ridge Glencoe is tricky to find, does anyone have a good description of how to find it, or a gps reading for the start? Thanks Milesy, I was confused about whether the ridge incorporated the tower at a point where we could join, that clears it up nicely. Winter sunsets on the snow-clad peaks are amazing ! The weather was excellent, Crackin photos ( and weather ) Copied your route pic for my next trip up there. Information is provided free of charge; it is each walker's responsibility to check it and navigate As I was looking for something that bit special for my 50th munro, the lure of Buachaille Etive Mor in Glencoe was too much for me to resist. To bag the two Munros takes a mere hike from Dundonnell of around 5 hours. I doubt I would ever manage that route, but its lovely to see and experience it albeit in lovely photos, congrats on your 50th, a fantastic and encouraging (for me) report. People are asked to stay at home except for essential purposes. Information is provided free of charge; it is each walker's responsibility to check it and navigate Curved Ridge in winter on Buachaille Etive Mor. Buachaille Etive Mor via Curved Ridge - 50th & 51st munros, http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=8599&hilit=idiots+guide+curved, Re: Buachaille Etive Mor via Curved Ridge - 50th & 51st munros. The Cuillin Ridge is like nothing else on the mainland and here's another peak on it to make our list. The Aonach Eagach ridge is considered to be one of the finest ridge traverses on the UK mainland, but is for the confident scrambler only. - Info from Andy Nelson Glencoe MRT Leader: “A mountain rescue on Curved Ridge today as a result of loose rock. Ascents. Home » Munros » Central Highlands » Meall Chuaich. Curved ridge is one of the defining features of the Buchaille that are visible from the roadside. Buachaille Etive Mor Weather (Days 0-3): The weather forecast for Buachaille Etive Mor is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat afternoon, min -6°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Fri afternoon, near gales from the W by Sun afternoon). The ... Sgùrr Thuilm has three distinct ridges: the curved western ridge connects it to Sgùrr nan Coireachan; the northeastern ridge runs into Glen Peann via a subsidiary top Meall an Fhir-eoin; and the southwestern ridge, named Druim Coire a' Bheithe, drops to Glenfinnan Lodge. I was up Bidean nam Bian on the same day. Sgurr Alasdair is the highest peak on the Black Cuillin and a slight detour from the main ridge. By Steven Fallon Once there, curved ridge runs parallel left to the wall with a gully seperating them on your right. Immediately to the left is Curved Ridge, one of the most famous scrambling routes. People are asked to stay at home except for essential purposes. This should be easy in good weather, but in bad wather or cloud route finding could be difficult. [4 boots, 8.5 miles, 6-7 hours] Beinn Íme was actually the first Munro I bagged! Hey guys doing the Curved Ridge on Stob Dearg this Monday. Walkhighlands advises that the route along the ridge from the south-east avoids fearsome scree slopes on the flanks of the mountain. The route is hard for the grade (grade 3) … http://www.meetup.com/scottish-hillwalkers/photos/643017/, http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=4284, http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=2314, http://blog.westcoast-mountainguides.co.uk/?p=1046. Curved Ridge is regarded as a classic hard scramble (Grade 3 - or Moderate rock-climb) - … Thanks. CURVED RIDGE UPDATE. Includes An Coileachan, Meall Gorm, Beinn Liath Mhor Fannaich, Sgurr Mor Fannich, Meall na Crasgaidh, Sgurr nan Clach Geala, Sgurr na Each, Sgurr Breac, A'Chailleach, Fionn Bheinn and Beinn Liath Mhor a'Ghuibhais Li. Another alternative could be climbing Buachaille Etive Mor, one of the most iconic of Scottish mountains, by the classic scramble up Curved Ridge. Curved Ridge in winter on Buachaille Etive Mor. Feature / Observations / Survey Recorded by Status Subpoint Latest review; 10971: 04/10/2015: NN 19073 52558 : F: Cairn next to shelter DSM I believe it is supposed to be dry at least. Hopefully the weather will hold up. This ridge encloses Coire Thollaidh, in which the River Finnan has its source. Walking can be dangerous and is done entirely at your own risk. Walking can be dangerous and is done entirely at your own risk. When you get to the cairn at the end of the ridge it is the big tower in front of you. Walk Report - Curved Ridge, Buachaille Etive Mor • Walkhighlands. Crowberry ridge itself cant really be added in as it runs parallel. Walking buachaille etive beag map the route one of the best hikes for newbies to glen coe. Brilliant report! 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