Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan group, Alltbeithe

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Strenuous walk over some of the remotest mountains in Britain. Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan is a magnificent peak; whilst Mullach na Dheiragain is prized for its inaccessibility whilst An Socach has a view down Glen Affric.

Terrain

There is a reasonable path along the ridges, boggy in parts on the ascent. The ridges themselves are mostly grassy, rocky in places. The short cut via Loch Coire nan Dearcag is steep and pathless.

Public Transport

None. Morvich and the Cluanie Inn in Kintail are both on Citilink bus routes.

Start

Alltbeithe (Glen Affric YHA) - no road access. Map and 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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