Sgurr a' Chaorachain, Bealach na Ba
A short hillwalk taking advantage of a start at over 2000 feet. Sgurr a Chaorachain is a Corbett summit, and though easy to reach has very dramatic mountain views.
The walk is high and exposed throughout. As far as the TV mast it follows an easy track, but beyond it is pathless and follows a rocky ridge with steep sides.
Parking area at the summit of the Bealach Na Ba.
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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There are 9 user reports for this walk - click to read them.