Glais Bheinn and the Table of Lorn, Ardtornish, near Lochaline

This scenic circuit takes in the shores of Loch Aline before climbing on open moorland to the summit of Glais Bheinn, a superb viewpoint. A detour from here leads to the flat-topped Table of Lorn, before a descent via boggy moorland and a stony hydro track.


Minor road, track, and pathless and boggy moorland. Livestock, keep dogs under tight control.

Public Transport

There is a bus to Ardtornish only a few days each week.


Ardtornish Estate office, Achranich. 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 Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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