Behind Liathach - Coire Mhic Nobuil and Coire Dubh

This linear walk heads into the wild country immediately north of Torridon, passing round the hidden side of Liathach. This side of the mountain has great character and spectacular corries unseen from the road, making the through route a memorable one. There is no public transport linking the start and end of the walk so private arrangements need to be made.


Clear path throughout, though boggy and very rough in the central section.

Public Transport



Car park just west of the bridge over the Allt a Choire Dhuibh Mhoir. 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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