The Storr and the Old Man of Storr

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A spectacular walk to a famous summit, passing through an iconic landscape. Superb views in all directions.


Mostly good paths, with a couple of steep rocky sections and, on the descent, boggy ground.

Public Transport

Bus number 57 - 4 times a day from Portree - get off near Storr car park. Traveline Scotland.


Storr car park on the left side of the A855 heading from Portree. Map and directions.

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.

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