Sgurr nan Eag
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The southernmost peak in the Cuillin, Sgurr nan Eag is on one of the more straightforward sections of ridge though it does still require scrambling skills. This section of the ridge continues out to the terminal peak of Gars-bheinn and its position above the sea gives it stupendous views.
Region: Isle of Skye
Altitude: 924 metres
Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
The route above from the Bealach a' Garbh Choire is usually preferred. The bealach can also be reached - over extremely rough and bouldery ground - from the Coruisk side.
The flank of Gars-bheinn has unrelentingly steep scree which deters this as an approach.