Fuar Tholl

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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.

Public Transport

Train or bus to Achnashellach.


Achnashellach Station. 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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