Fuar Tholl is an impressive Corbett, only just missing out on Munro status. This approach has good views of the huge Mainnrichean Buttress and from the summit there are extensive views in all directions.
Track and stalkers path for approach. Short steep section on stones with no difficulties. Crossing the River Lair can be difficult after heavy rain.
Train or bus to Achnashellach.
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, timings 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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