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With its coastal position Beinn Sgulaird has a reputation as a magnificent viewpoint. It is well deserved but the steep slopes and undulating ridge makes for a much more arduous walk than its position close to the road would suggest.
Altitude: 937 metres
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Other routes and challenges
The ascent route given is quite steep enough for most people. It is possible to ascend from the high up Glen Ure, over Stob Gaibhre.
Those looking for an epic outing could attempt to combine with Beinn Fhionnlaidh, possibly with a start in Glen Etive.