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Sgurr Ghiubhsachain is a fabulous mountain and a familiar sight in the classic view from the Glenfinnan Monument. It rises as a grand rocky pyramid from the shores of Loch Shiel.
Region: Fort William
Altitude: 849 metres
Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
A classic alternative option is to ascend Sgurr Ghiubhsachain via its northeast ridge from Ghiubhsachain on Loch Shiel (reached by walking along the track from Callop). The ridge is steep with optional scrambling; from the summit of Sgurr Ghiubhsachain you can continue as described in the route above over Sgurr Craobh a' Chaorainn.