Beinn na Caillich (Broadford)

Beinn na Caillich is a great, steep sided dome of scree that dominates the village of Broadford. Its ascent is very steep but makes the first part of a circuit around Coire Gorm, and gives excellent views. The summit is marked by a huge cairn of great antiquity, rumoured to be the final resting place of a Norweigan Princess, buried on the summit so she could feel the winds from Norway.

Unchecked box You have not climbed Beinn na Caillich (Broadford).

Region: Isle of Skye

Altitude: 732 metres

Users' Rating:
  • Currently 4.07/5
Rating: 4.1/5 (15 votes cast)

You must be registered and signed-in to vote

Detailed route description and map

The Broadford Red Hills circuit

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Isle of Skye Hotels

Isle of Skye B&B

Isle of Skye Cottages

Isle of Skye Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Beinn na Caillich (Broadford)



Users' walk reports for Beinn na Caillich (Broadford)

There are 308 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Beinn na Caillich (Broadford). They have contributed 14 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  31/3/13  31 G3S2
  6/4/16  12 M1C1G3
  5/6/12  7 G2
  21/5/16  5 G5S1
  1/1/14  3 G2
  3/8/19  2 G2
  16/5/19  2 G2
  26/5/12  2 G4
  30/8/08  2 G2
  24/5/21  1 G2
  16/8/13  0 G1
  22/4/12  0 G2
  12/12/10  0 G2
  21/4/10  0 G2

Share your report for the chance to win gear every month