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 straightforward but long route of ascent, and a fantastic summit view over the Fisherfield wilderness.


A long, tough walk with some pathless, rough terrain; nowhere is the route is steep as the mountain's formidable appearance suggests.

Public Transport

None to start.


Car park signed on left near end of minor road, Incheril. Map and directions.

Deer Stalking information

Letterewe Estate. Stalking between last week in Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Saturdays or Sundays. The normal route up Slioch from Kinlochewe is always OK. If further information is needed, please phone 01445 760207 or e-mail

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