This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide

Beinn Sgritheall

Need a hotel nearby?

Sponsored links

Routes nearby

Places of Interest nearby

Matched content

Hotels nearby

Restaurants nearby

Sponsored links

🔎
Mountain
Location type: Mountain
Number of texts: 4
4 stars
Made by Dromos | Reference Nick Bramhall
Made by Dromos | Reference Wikipedia

The view from the summit on Beinn Sgritheall was described by Sir Hugh Munro, a founder member of the Scottish Mountaineering Club, as “perhaps the most beautiful I have seen in Scotland”.

Linked themes: Nature, Top things to do

Classify this POI
Link to route

Made by wikipedia.org | Reference W. L. Tarbert | © CC 3.0
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference Wikipedia.org | © CC 3.0

Beinn Sgritheall (or Beinn Sgriol) is the highest mountain in the Glenelg area of the Highlands of Scotland. The main approach is via Arnisdale on the shores of Loch Hourn or via Gleann Beag to the north, with its well-known brochs. The view from the summit was described by Sir Hugh Munro, a founder member of the Scottish Mountaineering Club, as “perhaps the most beautiful I have seen in Scotland”.

Classify this POI
Link to route

More information

Made by Dromos | Reference W. L. Tarbert
Made by Dromos

Beinn Sgritheall or Beinn Sgriol is the highest mountain in the Glenelg area of the Highlands of Scotland: 974 m or 3,196 ft.

Linked themes: Geology

Classify this POI
Link to route

Made by DromosReference
Made by Dromos

The rock of Beinn Sgritheall is of the schistose type.

Linked themes: Geology

Classify this POI
Link to route

Comments

Add comment