Beinn Enaiglair, Braemore Junction

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An outlier of the Beinn Dearg group, Beinn Enaiglair is prominent in the view from Ullapool harbour. The hill is completely encircled by stalkers' paths; this route makes best use of these to head round to the more dramatic northern side for the ascent.


Good stalkers' paths for most of the route; pathless section around summit. Some boggy areas.

Public Transport

There is a bus stop in the Braemore Junction car park; buses between Ullapool and Inverness.


Car park at Braemore junction, A835. 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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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