Gulvain, near Kinlocheil

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Gulvain (more correctly known as Gaor Bheinn) is the highest mountain in this area but is little known and remains hidden from the roads. A long approach walk (or mountain bike ride) and sustained ascent is repaid with great views from the fine ridge linking the summits.


A long hillwalk into a remote region; the ascent is grassy but steep. The approach is on a track, suitable for a mountain bike.

Public Transport

Bus service along the A830(T).


Parking in layby on A861 just off the A830. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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