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Sgorr Ruadh

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Sgorr 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 Mhor.

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Region: Torridon

Altitude: 962 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Sgorr Ruadh from Achnashellach

Other routes and challenges

Sgorr Ruadh is often ascended together with Beinn Liath Mhor - 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 Ban before ascending to Sgorr Ruadh.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Lochcarron Hotels

Lochcarron B&B

Lochcarron Cottages

Torridon Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Sgorr Ruadh

There are 2326 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgorr Ruadh. They have contributed 64 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most recent ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  20/10/2019  3 M1
  01/10/2019  9 M2
  21/09/2019  4 M2
  08/07/2019  3 M1C1
  05/04/2019  2 M1
  16/12/2018  7 M3
  10/11/2018  3 M2
  25/08/2018  3 M1
  18/04/2018  1 M2C1
  18/03/2018  7 M3S2
  05/07/2017  3 M2
  29/04/2017  14 M10C2
  29/04/2017  5 M2
  12/06/2016  2 M2
  29/04/2016  4 M1
  24/04/2016  17 M2
  07/04/2016  4 M2
  28/12/2015  1 M2C1
  26/09/2015  1 M1
  08/09/2015  7 M2
  08/09/2015  3 M2
  21/06/2015  0 M2
  11/06/2015  1 M2
  05/04/2015  2 M2C1
  18/03/2015  6 M1
  29/11/2014  1 M2
  23/08/2014  0 M2
  28/06/2014  2 M3
  08/06/2014  1 M12
  27/04/2014  1 M1
  09/09/2013  4 M2
  07/09/2013  5 M3
  24/08/2013  7 M4C1
  20/07/2013  7 M2C1
  06/04/2013  0 M2
  05/04/2013  13 M2C1
  05/04/2013  8 M2
  05/04/2013  3 M2C1
  30/03/2013  1 M2
  12/02/2013  3 M1
  23/10/2012  7 M2
  13/10/2012  8 M2
  22/09/2012  0 M2
  15/08/2012  2 M2C1
  03/06/2012  0 M1
  29/05/2012  0 M2
  20/05/2012  0 M2
  05/05/2012  3 M3C1
  08/04/2012  5 M3
  04/04/2012  9 M2
  01/04/2012  0 M1
  06/12/2011  12 M3
  07/11/2011  1 M1
  09/07/2011  2 M1C1
  30/05/2011  1 M1
  14/02/2011  3 M1
  01/09/2010  0 M1
  25/04/2010  9 M7
  04/07/2009  0 M1
  14/07/2008  3 M2
  23/05/2008  1 M1
  24/03/2007  0 M2C2
  11/09/1993  0 M3
  18/07/1975  1 M2

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