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Sgurr a Ghreadaidh 973m & Sgurr a Mhadaidh 918m


9.5km, 997m from Glen Brittle Youth Hostel

Hiking Difficult

9.4 km
951 m
951 m
3-4 hrs
Low Point
17 m
High Point
960 m
Sgurr a Ghreadaidh 973m & Sgurr a Mhadaidh 918m Map

This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's very remote, it features high exposure and is typically done between May and August. From a low point of 17 m to the maximum altitude of 960 m, the route covers 9.4 km, 951 vertical metres of ascent and 951 vertical metres of descent.


Steep scree at points. Ensure you read the route descriptions elsewhere, this GPX is just an indication of the route to aid routefinding.



Hiking trails where obstacles such as rocks or roots are prevalent. Some obstacles can require care to step over or around. At times, the trail can be worn and eroded. The grade of the trail is generally quite steep, and can often lead to strenuous hiking.

High Exposure

3 out of 4

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.


3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

between May and August

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