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Sgurr Eilde Mor

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Sgurr Eilde Mor is an eastern outlier of the Mamores, a steep cone of scree and rock giving an unforgiving ascent above Coire an Lochain. Its steep sides permit views of great depth.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 1010 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Sgurr Eilde Mor and Binnein Beag from Kinlochleven

Other routes and challenges

The northeast ridge would give a more gradual ascent than the usual route via Coire an Lochain. Maps show an old stalkers path climbing over Meall Doire na h-Achalis but the very long distances mean that few would attempt this approach.

The classic epic challenge for the hyper-fit is to traverse the whole Mamores ridge in a day - a major undertaking. Sgurr Eilde Mor - one of the two eastern outliers from the ridge - is often included.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glencoe Hotels

Glencoe B&B

Glencoe Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Sgurr Eilde Mor

There are 2727 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgurr Eilde Mor. They have contributed 74 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.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  25/05/2017  25 M10
  19/07/2011  21 M10
  03/06/2016  16 M10
  16/06/2012  15 M10
  09/08/2014  12 M4
  07/07/2013  12 M4
  01/10/2018  11 M9
  18/09/2017  11 M1
  22/04/2018  10 M6
  22/04/2017  9 M4
  11/09/2015  9 M10
  30/07/2015  9 M10
  28/05/2016  8 M10
  01/07/2015  8 M4
  04/09/2011  8 M4
  30/05/2015  7 M2
  20/07/2013  7 M4
  21/04/2017  6 M4
  12/07/2015  6 M10
  21/04/2017  5 M4C1G1
  08/04/2012  5 M6
  20/08/2011  5 M2
  03/09/2018  4 M7
  06/05/2018  4 M2
  14/07/2015  4 M4
  06/07/2014  4 M2
  08/11/2013  4 M6
  24/03/2012  4 M4
  28/10/2018  3 M4
  12/01/2018  3 M6
  12/07/2017  3 M4
  08/07/2017  3 M4
  07/11/2016  3 M1
  09/06/2016  3 M1
  23/08/2014  3 M2C1
  25/05/2013  3 M2
  04/08/2012  3 M1
  29/05/2012  3 M4
  16/08/2010  3 M10
  01/05/2010  3 M4
  10/07/2017  2 M10
  02/06/2016  2 M5
  30/07/2015  2 M4
  20/08/2011  2 M4
  23/09/2018  1 M2
  28/04/2017  1 M2
  07/02/2015  1 M3
  11/07/2013  1 M4
  08/06/2013  1 M4
  09/06/2012  1 M7
  02/06/2012  1 M4
  29/09/2011  1 M1
  29/08/2010  1 M4
  04/11/2016  0 M2
  15/08/2016  0 M9
  14/05/2016  0 M2
  23/04/2016  0 M4
  25/07/2015  0 M4
  27/06/2015  0 M1
  06/02/2015  0 M1
  02/11/2014  0 M3
  19/04/2014  0 M2
  13/03/2014  0 M1
  18/06/2011  0 M4
  11/06/2011  0 M4
  26/04/2011  0 M3
  09/04/2011  0 M4
  26/03/2011  0 M2
  29/01/2011  0 M2
  02/01/2011  0 M3
  04/09/2010  0 M9
  15/08/2010  0 M6
  22/05/2010  0 M3
  19/07/1977  0 M4

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