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Sgòrr Ruadh is one of the fine sandstone monoliths of the Couilin Forest. It has a magnificent face above Coire Lair but the south and west sides are much less impressive. The mountain is often climbed on its own via its steep but soggy southern slopes, or more interestingly from the bealach linking with Beinn Liath Mhòr.
Altitude: 962 metres
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Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
Sgòrr Ruadh is often ascended together with Beinn Liath Mhòr - the route description of the latter mountain includes how to link them together. It is possible to link the route with Fuar Tholl as well.
Very fit walkers could begin from Annat on Loch Torridon, using stalkers paths to reach the Bealach na Lice and then the Bealach Bàn before ascending to Sgòrr Ruadh.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for Sgòrr Ruadh
There are 2703 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgòrr Ruadh. They have contributed 66 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.