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Sgùrr 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
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Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
A classic alternative option is to ascend Sgùrr 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 Sgùrr Ghiubhsachain you can continue as described in the route above over Sgùrr Craobh a' Chaorainn.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for Sgùrr Ghiubhsachain
There are 384 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgùrr Ghiubhsachain. They have contributed 19 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.