The Eachach Carn Deargs, Glen Roy

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This pair of very rounded Corbetts have a lonely position above Glen Turret near the head of Glen Roy; the descent route here crosses the famous Parallel Roads.


Track for approach, initial steep ascent then pathless, heathery hills with extensive areas of peat bog.

Public Transport

None to start.


End of public road up Glen Roy. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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