Carn a' Choire Ghairbh and Aonach Shasuinn, Affric

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The round of these two Corbetts makes for a demanding day from beautiful Glen Affric. They offer some splendid views of the higher mountains around them, as well as down the glen.


Short extremely boggy section by Allt Garbh. Mostly pathless hillwalking, rough in places.

Public Transport

Glen Affric is served by a bus running three days a week in the summer. See Ross Minibuses.


River Affric car park. 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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