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Name:Bhasteir Tooth [Basteir Tooth]
Hill number:1260
Height:917.16m / 3009ft
Parent (Ma):1246  Sgurr nan Gillean
Parent (SMC):1254  Am Basteir
RHB Section:17B: Minginish and the Cuillin Hills
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Island:Skye
Maritime area:Skye & surrounding islands
Class:Munro Top, Subsimm
(MT,sSim)
Grid ref:NG 46513 25267
Summit feature:boulder
Drop:22m
Col:895m  NG465252  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 32
(1:25k) 411
Survey:Abney level/Leica GS15
Survey of the Basteir Tooth.pdf
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 172 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Am Bastier, Bhastier Tooth. With Jim F and Reg, led by Malcolm our guide.CJM24/05/2019
With Jim, Chris & guide Malcolm - approach via Am Bastier - little climbing & quite a bit of roped lowering - wet rock/mist.ger24/05/2019
With Reg Willis & Chris Meadows and led by Malcolm Airey from Skye Guides. Abseiled down from the summit and off down King's Cave Chimney. 8rs 20mins for the round. My final Munro Top.Jim.Fothergill24/05/2019
With Jonah and Iain. From Am Basteir. Short abseil off Am Basteir and a straightforward down climb (no ropes) which I nevertheless managed to make look difficult. Then an easy slabby ascent to the summit. A fun descent underneath overhanging chock stones making for a cave like feel. Followed by that amazing 24m abseil off the tooth. Lovely dry, sunny, warm day. Fantastic stuff.Owen B13/05/2019
am basteir, basteir tooth with jonah, squrr a fionn choie, squrr a bhasteirrobertphillips25/04/2019
From Am Basteir. Easy downclimb and abseil then up the slabby rock. Warmed up a bit so mercifully verglas melting. Awkward move into cave and exciting abseil down King's Chimney after digging out in situ anchor slings. Descended Coire a' Bhasteir to Sligachan in sunshine to end a great mountain day. 7 hours 40 mins.Wycombe Wanderer30/03/2019
Climbed Collie's Route with Mike Lates (Skye Guide). Abseiled off from King's Chimney. Up to Sgurr a' Fionn Choire and Bruach na Frithe.Dangerous Dave22/07/2018
weaselmaster12/06/2018
Sick Kid12/06/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
From Am Basteir, descending to the south side of the intermediate col. After the Tooth, abseiled down King's Cave Chimney. Guides are wonderful people.Pete R08/06/2017
Gavin Theobald05/06/2017
chrispine29/05/2017
SteveSmith04/05/2017
From Sligachen via Coire a Bhasteir. With Steve Smith and Iain Gallagher; roped up for the scrambly route up. Cut across to the main top on the ascent for a good climb up onto Am Basteir.jonglew04/05/2017
Fifth and final time. Seemed easier coming down than going up.alda03/05/2017
DaveMcS18/04/2017
highlandhillwalker29/05/2016
easers13/02/2016
bertbarnett12311/10/2015
anne336628/08/2015
marsdavs08/06/2015
rocket-ron24/08/2014
Fi24/08/2014
scoob24/08/2014
Kevin2903515/06/2014
weaselmaster04/06/2014
Sick Kid04/06/2014
Remond01/05/2014
iaindbrown13/09/2013
alda13/09/2013
dalerodgers07/10/2012
Didi Gee07/08/2012
North Ridge TranversJamesSDonald09/06/2012
JockTamson17/09/2011
redcon29/07/2011
CK SheilaS26/04/2011
Dave Geere24/04/2011
carole engel22/04/2011
kathyh23/06/2010
NormanW15/06/2010
Barry Smith18/06/2009
bowlesy02/06/2009
Peterb02/06/2009
bertbarnett12324/09/2008
Blisco05/07/2008
ns7925/05/2008
govanah01/07/2007
With JayColinmac200501/06/2007
Lindsay M20/05/2007