Sgùrr na Sgìne
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Sgùrr na Sgìne may not rival the grandeur of its neighbour The Saddle, but it is a fine peak nonetheless and its top Faochag (the whelk) looks improbably steep and cone-like from higher up Glen Shiel.
Altitude: 945 metres
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Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
The above route can be used to ascend Sgùrr na Sgìne only, following the route that avoids the Forcan Ridge by following the dyke to the Bealach Coire Mhalagain before heading up to Sgùrr na Sgìne. The descent can be made via Faochag.
Ascending from the Bealach an Toiteil - allowing a link with Sgùrr a' Bhac Chaolais - involves extremely steep ground and is not recommended.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for Sgùrr na Sgìne
There are 3448 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgùrr na Sgìne. They have contributed 80 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.