Sgùrr nan Coireachan (Glen Dessary)

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Sgùrr nan Coireachan is a steep mixture of grassy and rocky slopes, giving a tough ascent from Glen Dessary. If the ridge is followed to its termination on Sgùrr na Cìche, however, it is merely the warm-up for the exertions to follow.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 953 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Sgùrr na Cìche Munros from Loch Arkaig

Other routes and challenges

Sgùrr nan Coireachan could be climbed as an extension to the Sgùrr Mòr route, but this would make a very long day.

Another possibility is to link the hill to the Corbett, Sgùrr Cos na Breachd-laoidh.

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 nan Coireachan (Glen Dessary)



Users' walk reports for Sgùrr nan Coireachan (Glen Dessary)

There are 2051 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Sgùrr nan Coireachan (Glen Dessary). They have contributed 52 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
  10/12/12  34 M3C2
  18/5/18  23 M5C3
  7/7/13  21 M5C1
  26/6/17  19 M3
  5/11/11  14 M3
  6/8/11  13 M3
  7/8/15  10 M3
  20/9/14  10 M4
  31/8/14  10 M3
  9/7/18  9 M3
  21/4/12  9 M3
  13/7/18  8 M5C1
  5/9/11  8 M4
  28/5/18  7 M6C1
  23/6/15  7 M3C1
  3/5/12  7 M6
  18/6/16  5 M3
  12/10/13  5 M5C1
  6/9/19  4 M9
  28/5/16  4 M3
  15/10/15  4 M8C1
  4/7/15  4 M4C1
  3/5/14  4 M5C1
  29/8/20  3 M5C1
  2/5/16  3 M3
  13/9/15  3 M3
  14/4/14  3 M3
  26/3/12  3 M3
  21/4/21  2 M3
  24/9/20  2 M3
  21/8/19  2 M1
  7/7/18  2 M3
  22/8/13  2 M3
  16/7/10  2 M3
  19/10/09  2 M3
  22/5/09  2 M3C5
  18/9/15  1 M5C3G2
  26/7/13  1 M7C1
  25/10/11  1 M4
  23/11/10  1 M3
  17/9/10  1 M3
  3/6/09  1 M3
  8/5/09  1 M4
  8/5/93  1 M4
  29/9/19  0 M3
  13/6/15  0 M3
  8/6/15  0 M4
  15/6/14  0 M3
  20/5/14  0 M3
  2/1/11  0 M3
  13/7/10  0 M3
  2/4/09  0 M4

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