Gairich

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Gairich is a distinctive solitary Munro on the south side of Loch Quioch. Nearly always climbed from the Loch Quioch Dam, it gives a fine outing.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 919 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Gairich from Loch Quioch

Other routes and challenges

A stalkers path leads down the west ridge of Gairich, lending itself to an ascent or descent into the lonely wilds of Glen Kingie, though this is many miles from any road.

Super-fit backpackers may continue the ridge traverse westwards over Sgùrr Fhuarain, Sgùrr Mòr and perhaps beyond into the Rough Bounds of Knoyart.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Invergarry & Knoydart Hotels

Invergarry & Knoydart B&B

Invergarry & Knoydart Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Gairich



Users' walk reports for Gairich

There are 2616 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Gairich. They have contributed 55 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  19/7/15  75 M1
  9/10/15  59 M1
  20/2/20  24 M5C2
  18/5/18  23 M5C3
  26/3/14  21 M1
  7/7/13  21 M5C1
  11/11/17  12 M1
  24/10/12  12 M1
  20/5/14  11 M2C1
  21/1/13  9 M1
  13/7/18  8 M5C1
  1/6/13  8 M1C1
  1/5/12  7 M2
  6/11/20  6 M1
  10/10/18  6 M1
  10/3/18  6 M2
  21/6/14  6 M1
  9/6/18  5 M1
  12/8/17  5 M2C1
  15/10/15  5 M8C1
  12/10/13  5 M5C1
  2/5/12  5 M1
  3/5/14  4 M5C1
  29/8/20  3 M5C1
  19/7/17  3 M1
  3/7/15  3 M1
  8/6/14  3 M1
  26/8/12  3 M2
  31/7/12  3 M2C1
  10/1/10  3 M1
  17/4/18  2 M1
  24/8/13  2 M1
  23/2/13  2 M1
  22/9/12  2 M1
  6/6/11  2 M4
  25/4/21  1 M4
  12/4/21  1 M1
  25/7/18  1 M1
  6/7/18  1 M1
  18/9/15  1 M5C3G2
  29/3/14  1 M1
  26/7/13  1 M7C1
  6/11/11  1 M1
  3/7/11  1 M1
  22/10/20  0 M1
  10/9/19  0 M1
  18/5/18  0 M1
  18/3/18  0 M1
  20/4/16  0 M1
  7/6/15  0 M1
  13/5/15  0 M4
  3/6/11  0 M4C3
  2/1/11  0 M2
  15/11/08  0 M1
  26/5/07  0 M1C1

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