Hill: Fuar Tholl
Date: Friday 6th August 2010
Company: Myself and Jim
Dog friendly: Yes


Myself and Jim ascended Fuar Tholl today via the standard SMC route to the summit.

Jim at start of track leading to Achnashellach station:


Level crossing at Achnashellach Station:


Fuar Tholl:


Fuar Tholl (zoomed):


Hills this way:


Fuar Tholl:


Fuar Tholl:


Beinn Liath Mhor:


Sgorr Ruadh:


Crossing the River Lair would be difficult in spate.

River Lair crossing:


Fuar Tholl:


Beinn Liath Mhor:


First view of Mainreachan Buttress:


Was surprised at how far you have to circuit round the hill before heading up into Coire Lair.

Mainreachan Buttress:


We ascended to the left of the Mainreachan Buttress. Probably the most impressive buttress I have seen with the exception of Sron Ulladal in Harris.

Ascent to left of Mainreachan Buttress:


Sgorr Ruadh from Fuar Tholl:


Jim ascending Fuar Tholl:


Looking towards summit of Fuar Tholl:


Summit of Fuar Tholl:


Looking towards Loch Carron:
 

Before heading back I ascended to the top of the Mainreachan Buttress.

Looking back to summit from top of Mainreachan Buttress: