Carn Eige and Mam Sodhail

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Carn Eige and Mam Sodhail are the two highest mountains north of the Great Glen and spectacular viewpoints. This long, wild mountain walk around a horse-shoe of ridges becomes something of an epic by the (optional) addition of the very remote Munro of Beinn Fhionnlaidh.

Terrain

Small sections of rocky and awkward ground and some bogs on the approach and route back, but also many miles of good walking on grassy ridges.

Public Transport

None to start.

Start

Car park near Chisholm Bridge alongside Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin . Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Deer Stalking information

Beinn Fhionnlaidh and land to north-west of Fhionnlaidh (Glen Cannich) Carn Eige-Mam Sodhail-Bealach Coire Ghaidheil ridge: Inverinate Estate. Stalking between late Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. Access via the main paths and ridges is always OK. If further information is needed, please phone 01599 530055.

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