Sgurr a' Mhaoraich, Loch Quoich

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This solitary Munro in the remote area around Loch Quoich has a good stalkers path for the ascent and is a very fine viewpoint. NOTE: Road to Kinloch Hourn currently closed until mid 2019 - no vehicular access to start of this route.


Straightforward mountain ascent on a stalker's path; the descent via Am Bathaich is steep and rocky but the return can be made by the route of ascent if preferred.

Public Transport

No public transport to walk start.


Parking west of the bridge over the River Quoich. 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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