Monega Hill and Glas Maol round from Glen Isla

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A fantastic horseshoe with great views from Monega Hill and a much better route for the two Munros than the usual approach from the Cairnwell with a finish over the Corbett, Monamenach


Track, path on good ground, stony section near Creag Leacach and boggy peat hags later in circuit.

Public Transport

None to start.


Auchavan at end of public road, north Glen Isla. Open start point in Google Maps for 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 Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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