Climbs 41
Rocktype UNKNOWN
Altitude 947m a.s.l
Faces N

Hill features

Located several miles north of the village of Kirriemuir in Angus, the closeness of Driesh to the city of Dundee makes it a popular Munro with locals; in many ways making it the Dundonian equivalent to Ben Lomond near Glasgow.

Summit of this hill

This summit is listed in Munros hill lists.

This summit has been climbed in 294 logbooks.
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Scrambles and Easy Climbs on this hill

Climb name Grade
1 Driesh summit
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summit 294
2 Waterfall Buttress III 4  
3 Run Rabbit, Run II  
4 The Waterfall
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II/III * 24
5 Right Icefall
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III 4 2
6 Central Gully Left-hand
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II/III 51
7 Central Gully Right-hand
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II 1
8 Easy Gully Left-hand
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I 19
9 Easy Gully Right-hand
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II 3
10 Easy Gully Buttress
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II 3
Climb name Grade
11 Backdoor Chimney
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III 12
12 Backdoor Gully
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II * 36
13 Diagonal Gully III ** 54
14 Pinnacle Gully
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II 3
15 Wiggle
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III * 8
16 The Shute
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I 3
17 Y-Gully Left-hand
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III 1
18 Y-Gully Right-hand
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II 2
19 Age before Beauty III 2
20 The Art of Ageing Gracefully III 4 * 15
Climb name Grade
21 Pearls Before Swine III 4  
22 Brains Before Brawn III  
23 Elder Crack Buttress III 1
24 Farchal Gully II/III * 8
25 Age is Only a Number III 4 ** 6
26 Farchal Ramp II/III 5
27 Pipe and Slippers III 2
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