Sgùrr a' Mhàim

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Sgùrr a' Mhàim is on a projecting spur to the north of the main Mamores ridge. The summit is covered in quartzite sometimes mistaken for snow from Glen Nevis. The link to the Mamores is along the airy 'Devil's Ridge'.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 1099 metres

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Detailed route description and map

The Ring of Steall

Other routes and challenges

The route given above is the classic 4 Munro challenge, approaching Sgùrr a' Mhàim via the Devil's Ridge. For an easier walk, the mountain could be climbed on its own from Glen Nevis via the descent route given.

The classic epic challenge for the hyper-fit is to traverse the whole Mamores ridge in a day - a major undertaking. There are eight Munros on or close to the main ridge itself, plus two eastern outliers which are traditionally included.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glencoe Hotels

Glencoe B&B

Glencoe Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


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Users' walk reports for Sgùrr a' Mhàim

There are 6063 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgùrr a' Mhàim. They have contributed 127 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
  6/5/17  40 M4
  19/9/20  38 M10
  25/5/17  28 M10
  19/7/11  25 M10
  13/4/12  22 M4
  27/10/18  21 M10
  4/10/14  18 M4
  3/6/16  17 M10
  13/4/12  17 M4
  26/5/17  15 M4
  7/6/13  15 M1
  16/6/12  15 M10
  28/5/16  14 M10
  20/4/12  14 M4
  1/10/18  13 M9
  29/4/11  13 M8
  30/7/15  12 M10
  25/5/17  11 M4
  11/9/15  11 M10
  12/9/12  10 M4
  5/9/20  8 M4
  6/5/16  8 M13
  14/9/14  8 M4
  23/8/14  8 M6
  12/5/12  8 M4
  12/5/18  7 M6
  26/5/17  7 M4
  16/8/15  7 M4
  22/1/15  7 M4
  14/7/14  7 M3
  9/7/13  7 M4
  10/8/12  7 M4
  10/7/19  6 M4
  25/11/18  6 M9
  3/7/18  6 M4
  7/8/15  6 M4
  9/7/15  6 M4
  3/7/15  6 M6
  24/7/11  6 M4
  21/7/18  5 M4
  1/9/17  5 M4
  10/7/17  5 M10
  29/12/14  5 M2
  14/10/12  5 M4
  13/4/12  5 M6
  23/9/20  4 M4
  25/8/18  4 M4
  21/2/18  4 M4
  5/5/17  4 M1
  26/6/16  4 M4
  18/6/16  4 M4
  20/3/16  4 M4
  28/8/11  4 M4
  1/5/93  4 M5
  24/7/21  3 M4
  16/6/21  3 M4
  26/5/21  3 M6
  4/8/18  3 M4
  28/6/14  3 M4
  25/8/13  3 M1
  10/8/13  3 M6
  10/6/13  3 M4
  16/8/10  3 M10
  26/7/21  2 M4
  21/9/19  2 M4
  21/9/19  2 M6
  25/1/19  2 M3
  13/6/17  2 M5
  26/3/17  2 M4
  30/7/16  2 M3
  29/5/16  2 M4
  22/7/15  2 M4
  23/8/14  2 M5
  31/7/13  2 M4
  13/7/13  2 M4
  10/6/13  2 M4
  22/9/12  2 M4
  17/6/12  2 M4
  2/6/12  2 M4
  21/7/20  1 M5
  8/7/18  1 M8
  15/7/15  1 M4
  9/6/15  1 M4
  3/6/14  1 M4
  12/5/14  1 M4
  5/10/13  1 M4
  23/2/13  1 M4
  9/8/12  1 M4
  10/6/12  1 M3
  31/3/12  1 M9
  3/9/11  1 M4
  12/7/11  1 M6
  4/5/11  1 M4
  6/11/10  1 M4
  16/10/10  1 M3
  12/10/10  1 M4
  13/8/10  1 M4
  25/5/08  1 M3
  31/1/87  1 M2
  5/9/20  0 M4
  1/8/18  0 M4
  1/7/18  0 M4
  18/1/18  0 M4
  26/9/17  0 M2
  3/5/17  0 M4
  6/9/16  0 M4
  16/4/16  0 M4
  5/9/15  0 M8
  20/9/14  0 M4
  24/8/14  0 M4
  13/7/14  0 M4
  12/10/13  0 M4
  23/8/13  0 M4
  14/8/12  0 M3
  12/8/12  0 M4
  10/9/11  0 M1
  5/9/11  0 M4
  4/9/11  0 M3
  14/8/11  0 M4
  24/9/10  0 M4
  4/9/10  0 M9
  24/7/10  0 M3
  9/6/10  0 M1
  4/3/10  0 M2
  3/6/09  0 M6
  26/5/09  0 M1
  22/5/08  0 M4

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