Start from the Youth Hostel in Glen Brittle. Time - 6 hours 30 minutes. Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km. Easy scrambling to the summit of Sgurr na Banachdich. Driving back out of Glen Brittle I just had to stop and snap this - Bruach na Frithe on the left, and Sgur Thuilm on … Grade - very hard. For a truly awesome day I think you're better combining Ghreadaidh with Banachdich rather than Mhadaidh. Sgurr a'Ghreadaidh and Sgurr na Banachdich Introduction to Walk 3216. Északi szomszédjával, a Sgùrr a’ Mhadaidh-val együtt szokták megmászni, a két hegyhez ugyanaz az útvonal vezet, csak a közöttük lévő nyereg legalacsonyabb pontján, az ún.An Dorusnál kell eltérni. An improved path leads eastwards from the road, following the south bank of the Allt a'Choire Ghreadaidh. The broad summit dome of Sgurr na Banachdich is now clear, and several paths lead up to the top. From Hostel up to An Dorus then traverse of Sgurr a'Mhadaidh, Sgurr a'Ghreadaidh, ST, Sgurr Thormaid, Sgurr na Banachdich and CT. In perfect conditions. rhalstead: 07/06/2017 Saturday 30th April. The summit is a great viewpoint for a big section of the ridge. Sgurr na Banachdich County/Area - Highland. The linking ridge gives a long, high grade scramble (though the final pull onto Banachdich is unpleasantly loose)and you've the satisfaction of covering a circular route. For the first 1 ½ km it is easy walking along a gently graded path. Looking back to Sgurr a' Ghreadaidh. Looking along the ridge to Sgurr Dearg with the Inaccessible Pinnacle just about visible. Use An Dorus for ascent and the Munromagic Banchdich route for descent. Sgurr Ghreadaidh ( 3192ft, 973m ) on the. Looking back up at Sgurr Thormaid. Ascent - 3800 feet / 1152 metres . Hot Rock - Cool Head. Do not descend directly from Sgurr na Banachdich towards Sgurr Thormaid: To avoid unseen crags, first descend scree on the north flank before cutting right to the Bealach Thormaid, a col below the sharp pyramid of Sgurr Thormaid. 202-204 of 282 Sgurr a’Mhadaidh 3,012 feet (918 m) Sgurr Ghreadaidh 3,192 feet (973 m) Sgurr na Banachdaich 3,166 feet (965 m) I climbed these three Munros in a single day with a mountain guide who lives on Skye and works on the ridge. Skye Ridge. Nearly back at the car, looking back to Sgurr a'Mhadaidh (the small one on the left), Sgurr a'Ghreadaidh, Sgurr Thormaid and Sgurr na Banachdich, with Sgurr nan Gobhar at the front. Sgurr a Ghreadaidh and Sgurr Thormaid are just to the north. Sgurr Dearg is close by to the south, with the Coire Laggan peaks beyond it. A Cuillin az Egyesült Királyság legsziklásabb, ezért legnehezebben mászható terepe. from. Looking up at Sgurr na Banachdich, final Munro of the day. 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