Fisherfield 6, from Shenavall

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The Fisherfield Forest - also known as the Great Wilderness - contains the remotest Munros in all Scotland. The effort required is fully repaid, however, as this is a spectacular region of dramatic peaks and ridges - the views from the summits are often claimed to be the finest in Scotland. The route is an epic round of all five Munros and one Corbett, starting and finishing at Shenavall bothy or a nearby wild camp.

Terrain

Steep heathery hillsides, scree, boulderfields, narrow ridges, broad grass slopes, some easy scrambling, serious river-crossings. And one of the worst sections of bog you can imagine!

Public Transport

None to start, start point accessible only on foot.

Start

Shenavall bothy or wildcamp. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Deer Stalking information

A’Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor - Upper eastern slopes, both summits and all land to west: Letterewe Estate. Stalking from last week in Aug to 20 Oct. No stalking on Saturdays or Sundays. If further information is needed, please phone 01445 760207 or e-mail barbaraletterewe@tesco.net.

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