Slioch, near Kinlochewe

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The view of the craggy fortress of Slioch across the waters of Loch Maree is one of the classics of Scotland featured in countless calendars. At close quarters Slioch offers a reasonably straightforward ascent given that formidable appearance, and the summit views over Loch Maree and into the Fisherfield wilderness are sensational.


A long, tough walk with some steep, rough terrain and boggy ground; pathless section on return.

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None to start.


Car park signed on left near end of minor road, Incheril. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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