Dornie, River Glennan and Carr Brae circuit

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Linking up a series of neglected historical paths, this circuit from Dornie offers solitude even at the busiest times, wild landscapes and some superb views.


A mixture of minor road, rough tracks, old hill paths and open moorland. Some sections are indistinct and overgrown.

Public Transport

Citilink bus service to Dornie and Eilean Donan castle.


Dornie. 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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