Fiacaill Couloir

Page Type
Route
Location:
United Kingdom, Europe
Route Type:
Mixed
Season:
Winter
Number of Pitches:
3
Grade:
II

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Created On: Dec 3, 2006
Last Edited On: May 21, 2007

Overview



Excellent Scottish grade 2/3 climb. Cuts diagonally behind Fiacaill buttress.

Getting There


Park in the Coire Cas car park, then follow the track into Coire an t Sneachda. Fiacaill buttress is in the right hand corner of the coire.

Route Description


Starts in the snow bay in the centre of the buttress and then heads left up the couloir. There's a chockstone near the top that can be tricky in lean conditions. Once out of the couloir head up to the top by a number of lines.

Essential Gear

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Ice axes, rope, helmet, couple of slings, nuts, hexes.

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