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Name:Sgurr a' Ghreadaidh South Top
Hill number:1244
Height:969.9m / 3182ft
Parent (Ma):1240  Sgurr Dearg - Inaccessible Pinnacle
Parent (SMC):1243  Sgurr a' Ghreadaidh
RHB Section:17B: Minginish and the Cuillin Hills
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Maritime area:Skye & surrounding islands
Class:Munro Top
Grid ref:NG 44545 22955
Summit feature:rock
Col:953.9m  NG 4452 2305  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 32
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 284 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With Malcolm.Dangerous Dave15/05/2018
solo squrr na benachdich central top, squrr na benachdich, squrr thormaid, squrr a ghreadaidh south top, squrr a ghreadaidh, squrr a mhadaidh, squrr thuilm parking at hostel, nice sunny day, dry rock for good scrambling.robertphillips21/09/2017
BC Skye meet.clashcityrocker17/07/2017
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.rhalstead07/06/2017
With Brian R. Clear, warm and sunny.Play2End26/05/2016
5 of 7: From Sgurr Thormaid.ChrisR10/09/2014
Day 1 of Cullin Ridge Traverse. Francis Blunt (guide) and Robert Wight (MMC) Sunny, warm, high cloud and perfect viz. 11 hour day.alexmaclennan31/05/2014
Sgurr a' Mhadaidh and Sgurr a' Ghreadaidh via An Dorus, with Ruth and Amy.davidpettit8405/06/2012
Via ridge from north top. With Mark and Shona on a round of Coire a' Ghreadaidh from Glen Brittle. Sunny.alistairpooler03/06/2012
With I.McSkimming, round of Coire GhreadaidhHighland Days14/06/2011
neil hutton30/06/2010
Walk with RonBronagh31/05/2010
CK SheilaS08/05/2010
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit19/08/2007
With Graham Bromleyzoob01/06/2007
With Edi & Gavin.Dangerous Dave06/07/2005
First trip with climbing club, heading up onto ridge via An Dorus. Completeing Sgurr Mhadaidh, Sgurr Greadaidh, Sgurr na Banachdaich ending on the Inn Pin. 11.5 km walk, 1650 climb in 9 hoursJamesSDonald30/04/2005
Sgurr a'Mhadaidh, Sgurr a'Ghreadaidh, Sgurr na Banachdich and the In Pinn plus 3 tops.PGCE16/09/2002
W MVW/AD, up from YH area to An Dorus, up Mhadaidh, and along ridge to Greadhaidh and Banadich, descend to start pointnordicstar27/03/2002
From Glenbrittle YH, S-N traverse from Banachdich to Ghreadaidhrjf3516/07/2000
Approx dateMM09/06/2000
From Glen Brittle with Gerry Ackroyd.Geoff Briggs23/05/2000
Date unknown paulsross01/01/2000
with VR'sbatrigg21/05/1998
NUFWS Skye weekend. With Paul Grace.Grinner02/05/1998
Top on way to main summit.Aye Jimmy07/09/1996
With Vic, John, Darren and Stuart. Third of five peaks today.mikejacobs02/08/1996
with Colin Threfall (Cuillin)davidsbatty15/06/1995
Munro clear up before days of climbing: Sgurr na Banachdich to Sgurr a'Mhadaidh.Eddie06/06/1995
With Rhona Fraser. After camping in Coire Lagan. We climbed the E end of Inaccessible Pinnacle and abseiled the W end. Continued to tops of Sgùrr na Banachdich, Sgùrr Thormaid, tops of Sgùrr a Ghreadaidh, all the tops of Sgùrr a Mhadaidh to Bealach na Glaic Mòire. We descended to Sligachan for a celebration.pwbellarby22/05/1994
More interesting moves to reach south top. to Thormaid.arranc14/06/1991
With Dave going up Sgurr Thuilm then splitting but meeting on Sgurr a'Mhadaidh. We continued on along the ridge to drop down off Sgurr na Banachdich by the path. SS28/04/1991
On Akroyd course climbing towards Sgurr Dearg but cutting over to pick up some discaredd gear Gerry knew about. Then along the ridge over Banachdich and out to Sgurr a'Mhadaidh before returning via An Dorus. SS13/06/1989
Sgurr a' Ghreadaidh and Sgurr a' Mhadaidh RHW03/05/1989
Whole familydickscroop01/08/1988
See Sgurr a'Ghreadaidhgerrybowes24/07/1988
Complete ridge traverseIsbjorn10/06/1988
The whole Cuillin Ridge after 5 years of waiting. w Ian & Steve. Knowing the route on this section was helpful.Chris Pearson28/05/1988
The Main Cuillin Ridge from Gars-bheinn to Sgurr nan Gillean in 1 day. With Robin Howie. We left Glen Brittle Camp Site at 03:30. We deviated to include Sgurr Alasdair and then climbed Sgurr Thearlaich (went off route on descent but didnt lose much time in regaining route). Climbed Kings Chimney to Sgurr Mhic Choinnich. Climbed An Stac and Inaccessible Pinnacle unroped. Abseiled off In Pinn. Went over all the tops of Sgurr na Banachdich and Sgurr a Ghreadaidh. We continued and succeeded in reaching Sgurr nan Gillean at 23:00.pwbellarby20/06/1986
A repeat with Tony of last year over Banachdich, Greadaidh, Mhadaidh and down An Dorus scree run. BUT THIS TIME IN SUNSHINE. Could see the whole incredible ridge-and the big drops all around.Chris Pearson19/06/1985
Tricky route finding in gloomy cloud and rain, to and fro, on fun scrambling above worrying drops. Sgurr Dearg (up from Glen Brittle)along ridge over 3 Munros of Banachdich, Greadaidh, Mhadaidh. Down An Dorus scree run. With Tony, Dickie, Steve.Chris Pearson26/06/1984
With: hr nr sab mr pr iw; From Glenbrittle Ho up Coire na Banachdich to bealach CnB. Over Sg na Banachadich Sg Thormaid & Sg a'Ghreadaidh to An Dorus. Then down into Coire a'Ghreadaidh. Stopped by falls. Stunning day & views.Ian Baines18/06/1984
With: ib nr sab mr pr iw; Helen Baines18/06/1984
Date uncertain. Climbed with Dave Howard and Ewan Clark after 4th year exams.alexmaclennan01/06/1984
With: ag ls as lj; From Glenbrittle Ho up Coire na Banachdich to bealach CnB. Over Sg na Banachadich & Sg Thormaid to Sg a'Ghreadaidh. Down to An Dorus. Then down into Coire a'Ghreadaidh & back. Superb.Ian Baines19/06/1983
with Jacobite MC party. Climbed Sgurr Dearg (not In Pinn), Banachdich, Thormaid and Greadhaidh (this last a humdinger of a ridge) - some light snow, and cloudy. down by An Dorus and walk back to campsiteniallp21/05/1983
MM, AOB Uisdean2525/09/1982