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Am Buachaille
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Am Buachaille
Map showing the location of Am Buachaille
Map showing the location of Am Buachaille
Location in Scotland
Location Scotland
OS grid NC201652
Coordinates 58°32′15″N 5°05′30″W / 58.5374°N 5.0918°W / 58.5374; -5.0918

Am Buachaille is a sea stack, or vertical rock formation composed of Torridonian Sandstone, 1 mile (1.5 kilometres) southwest of Sandwood Bay in the Scottish county of Sutherland. It lies at the tip of the Rubh' a Bhuachaille headland around 5 miles (8 kilometres) north of Kinlochbervie.

The stack is 65 metres (213 feet) high and was first climbed in 1968 by the mountaineers Tom Patey, Ian Clough and John Cleare. At least four climbing routes are identified on Am Buachaille which is considered a "famous" sea stack climb and has been called the "most serious of 'the big three' Scottish stacks" and a "truly great stack". The easiest route is graded Hard Very Severe (HVS) and access to the stack involves a 30-metre (100-foot) swim at low tide.

The name means "the herdsman" or "the shepherd" in Scottish Gaelic.

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