Beinn Pharlagain, near Rannoch Station

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Beinn Pharalagain is a rounded, knobbly ridge of heather and grasses running south from the Munro Sgor Gaibhre. It's highest summit - Meall na Meoig - acheives Corbett status. The walk can be extended to take in the two Munros of Sgor Gaibhre and Carn Dearg.


Good approach track, then pathless hillwalking. Straightforward slopes of grass and heather, with boggy ground lower down.

Public Transport

Train to Rannoch Station on the West Highland Line.


Parking opposite 'Road to the Isles' track at NN446578, 2km east of Rannoch Station. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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