A'Chuil to Barrisdale Bay

This stage crosses the appropriately named 'Rough Bounds of Knoydart'. The paths are fainter (if they exist at all) and the terrain unforgiving. Nonetheless, the scenery is beautiful and there are plenty of options for breaking up the journey, including a night at the idyllically-located Sourlies bothy. NOTE: Carnach Bridge has been removed with replacement not likely to be in place until early summer 2019 - whilst the river can be forded in low water conditions it is often impassable and extremely dangerous so this part of the route should be avoided.


Extremely rough, boggy footpaths and pathless terrain

Public Transport

No road access.


Track above A' Chuil bothy. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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