The Sow of Atholl
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The Sow of Atholl is divided from the other Drumochter mountains by a low bealach and thus this steep-sided block of moorland has Corbett status. It is often climbed in combination with the neighbouring Munros, but an easier short day is the ascent from Dalnapsidal.
Altitude: 803 metres
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Other routes and challenges
The ascent being short, it is straightforward to add the ascent of the Meall na Leitreach to the day.
The Sow can also be done as a prelude to neighbouring Munro Sgairneach Mhor and its neighbours.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for The Sow of Atholl
There are 1152 Walkhighlanders who have climbed The Sow of Atholl. They have contributed 34 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.