Sgùrr Gaorsaic

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Sgùrr Gaorsaic rises steeply above Loch a'Bhealaich in an isolated part of the Highlands. It is completely overshadowed by its great parent mountain, Sgùrr nan Ceathreamhnan.

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Region: Kintail

Altitude: 839 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Sgùrr Gaorsaic from Morvich

Other routes and challenges

The quickest ascent from a road is to first cross the Bealach na Sgairne from a start point at Morvich, in Kintail, as described above. It can also be reached from the remote hostel at Alltbeithe.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Kintail Hotels

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Kintail Cottages

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Sgùrr Gaorsaic



Users' walk reports for Sgùrr Gaorsaic

There are 310 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgùrr Gaorsaic. They have contributed 11 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.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  4/9/16  6 C2
  30/6/18  5 C5
  2/4/17  5 C1
  29/7/19  4 C5
  4/7/13  3 M1C1
  7/7/21  1 C1
  4/9/16  1 C2
  14/5/15  1 C1
  13/8/12  1 M1C1
  20/4/11  1 C1
  3/6/16  0 M1C1

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