Sgùrr Mòr (Loch Cuaich)

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Sgùrr Mòr is big, steep and rocky mountain and is amongst the most remote Munros to reach, rising between Loch Cuaich and lonely Glen Kingie. It is most usually climbed from Strathan at the head of Loch Arkaig, a route involving a climb over an intervening pass on both the way out and back.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 1003 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Sgùrr Mòr and Sgùrr an Fhuarain from Loch Arkaig

Other routes and challenges

Alternative routes are much longer than that given above, although kayakers could reach the foot of the mountain by crossing Loch Cuaich.

One possibility is an epic traverse over Gairich from the Cuaich dam, possibly returning down Glen Kingie.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Invergarry & Knoydart Hotels

Invergarry & Knoydart B&B

Invergarry & Knoydart Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Sgùrr Mòr (Loch Cuaich)



Users' walk reports for Sgùrr Mòr (Loch Cuaich)

There are 2571 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgùrr Mòr (Loch Cuaich). They have contributed 60 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
  9/6/15  33 M1C2
  20/2/20  25 M5C2
  18/5/18  25 M5C3
  3/12/16  25 M1
  7/7/13  24 M5C1
  25/2/23  16 M1C1
  31/5/21  15 M5C1
  13/5/21  15 M1C1
  20/9/14  14 M4
  20/5/14  12 M2C1
  12/7/21  11 M4C1
  18/10/15  11 M1C1
  26/8/12  11 M1C1
  15/5/19  10 M1C1
  13/7/18  10 M5C1
  5/9/11  10 M4
  5/8/17  9 M1C1
  28/3/22  8 M4C6
  2/4/17  8 M1
  28/5/18  7 M6C1
  24/4/24  6 M1C1
  10/6/23  6 M1C2
  29/8/20  6 M5C1
  21/9/19  6 M1C1
  6/9/19  6 M9
  24/2/19  6 M1
  12/8/17  6 M2C1
  14/6/12  6 M1C2
  19/3/22  5 M1C1
  15/10/15  5 M8C1
  4/7/15  5 M4C1
  12/10/13  5 M5C1
  4/9/21  4 M1
  8/4/17  4 M1C1
  3/5/14  4 M5C1
  4/8/23  3 M1C1
  8/6/18  3 M1C1
  31/7/12  3 M2C1
  18/4/22  2 M4
  30/4/21  2 M1C2
  8/6/15  2 M4
  3/8/14  2 M1C1
  22/6/14  2 M1
  4/7/13  2 M1
  10/6/10  2 M1C1
  15/7/19  1 M1C1
  27/5/16  1 M1C1
  3/5/16  1 M1
  18/9/15  1 M5C3F2
  17/9/14  1 M1C2
  23/8/13  1 M1C1
  26/7/13  1 M7C1
  25/10/11  1 M4
  8/5/09  1 M4
  8/5/93  1 M4
  9/10/16  0 M1C1
  16/6/14  0 M1
  1/3/14  0 M1C1
  3/6/11  0 M4C3
  2/4/09  0 M4

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