A superb hillwalk to the distinctive flat-topped summit of Dun Caan, the highest hill on the Isle of Raasay and a wonderful viewpoint.
There is a path for the whole route though it is boggy and indistinct in places. Steep ground but no scrambling involved.
The ferry to Raasay sails from Sconser to Churchton Bay several times a day (only one Sunday sailing). Sconser is served by buses between Portree, Broadford and Kyleakin. Both the ferry times and bus times are in the timetable.
Hillwalking in WinterPlease note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.
East Suisnish pier, Raasay. Map and directions.
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