Circuit of the Elgol Peninsula

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Long but fairly easy going walk with wonderful views of the Cuillin and islands, taking in beautiful sandy bay of Camasunary.

Terrain

A long but straightforward circuit on good paths, tracks and minor roads. Two sections along the coast path are near a steep cliff edge and may not please vertigo sufferers.

Public Transport

Bus 50B and Post Bus from Portree and Broadford. Get off at Kirkibost.

Start

Parking area at foot of Am Mam track. Map and 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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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