Rubh an Dunain, Glen Brittle

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Rubh an Dunain is a peninsula in the shadow of the Cuillin; this walk has dramatic scenery and fascinating historical remains. Fabulous sunsets.


Fairly good path out to the peninsula but very boggy and pathless ground once on Rubh an Dunain

Public Transport

No public transport. Nearest bus stop is in Carbost 6 kilometres from start of walk.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please 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.


Parking at Glen Brittle above the beach. Map and directions.

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