Sgurr Mhurlagain and Fraoch Bheinn, Loch Arkaig
This fine pair of Corbetts lies above the end of the tortuous road up Loch Arkaig. Sgurr Mhurlagain is approached along a grassy ridge to a dramatic summit; Fraoch Bheinn gives steeper going. Both mountains offer superb views over both the loch and the surrounding hills.
Some boggy ground at mid height, pathless above. Sgurr Mhurlagain is approached along a grassy ridge; Fraoch Bheinn gives steeper going.
None to start.
Car park at end of public road up Loch Arkaig.
Hillwalking in Winter
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