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Goat Fell

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Goat Fell is the highest of the Arran mountains and as such is very popular. It is a magnificent summit and linked by wonderful ridges to the other peaks of the range.

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Region: Isle of Arran

Altitude: 874 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Goatfell from Brodick Castle

Goatfell from Corrie

Other routes and challenges

Goatfell can also be approached via a steep scramble up the Cioch na h-Oighe ridge, continuing via Mullach Buidhe and North Goatfell; the Sannox Horseshoe route describes this as far as North Goatfell.

Another challenging option is a complete horseshoe around Glen Rosa, beginning with Goatfell and continuing over Cir Mhor and Beinn Tarsuinn; again the Sannox Horseshoe route describes the section from North Goatfell over to Cir Mhor.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Isle of Arran Hotels

Isle of Arran B&B

Isle of Arran Cottages

Isle of Arran Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Goat Fell

There are 2547 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Goat Fell. They have contributed 59 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  05/08/2016  22 C1
  08/06/2015  13 C4
  26/03/2017  10 C3
  20/10/2016  10 C1
  25/05/2012  9 C1
  25/07/2015  8 C4
  07/09/2014  7 C1
  17/04/2017  5 C1
  04/04/2015  5 C4
  15/07/2014  5 C4
  01/04/2013  5 C1
  09/07/2011  5 C1
  09/08/2010  5 C3
  30/08/2014  4 C4
  03/10/2015  3 C4
  01/08/2013  3 C1
  16/07/2013  3 C1
  07/07/2013  3 C2
  10/03/2013  3 C1
  23/07/2012  3 C1
  20/01/2011  3 C1
  30/10/2010  3 C1
  16/08/2015  2 C4
  03/06/2015  2 C4
  15/03/2014  2 C1
  07/07/2012  2 C1
  19/08/2007  2 C1
  08/10/2017  1 C2
  04/06/2017  1 C1
  26/03/2017  1 C1
  01/10/2016  1 C1
  27/07/2016  1 C1
  14/06/2016  1 C1
  05/06/2016  1 C1
  29/05/2016  1 C1
  29/09/2015  1 C1
  31/05/2014  1 C1
  28/08/2013  1 C1
  08/07/2013  1 C1
  22/08/2011  1 C4
  14/10/2017  0 C1
  18/09/2017  0 C1G1
  20/05/2017  0 C1
  19/05/2017  0 C4
  13/08/2016  0 C1
  30/08/2015  0 C1
  06/04/2015  0 C1
  02/07/2014  0 C1
  22/06/2014  0 C1
  21/04/2014  0 C1
  15/08/2013  0 C1
  04/06/2012  0 C1
  11/12/2011  0 C1
  17/10/2011  0 C1
  28/08/2011  0 C1
  22/07/2011  0 C1
  25/06/2010  0 C1
  03/05/2010  0 C1
  20/02/2010  0 C1

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