Hiking and scrambling on Torridon's giants

The Torridon Giants are impressive mountains in the North-West Highlands. They are typically sandstone mountains topped of with layers of quartzite that shimmer in sunlight when wet.

There is some great fun to be had here exploring ridges, hiking to stunning coires and looking out to vast views. Over three days we'll be taking in the finest peaks - Beinn Alligin, Beinn Eighe and Liathach - exploring their ridges and crests, all while developing rock-scrambling techniques and skills.

At a glance

  • 3 days guided hiking into remote and beautiful areas, exploring some of the oldest rock in the country.
  • Reaching superb vantage points from where vast views can be savoured.
  • Rock-scrambling along crests and ridges, mostly at Grade 1 level, with some optional sections at Grade 2.
  • Bag 6 Munro summits on Beinn Alligin, Beinn Eighe and Liathach.
  • Improve your rock-scrambling skills on some of Scotland's finest scrambling routes.
  • Join a small group led by an experienced leader with a good knowledge of the wildlife, flora and geology.

Dates and booking

18-20 May'18£219Fully booked
18-20 Jun'18£2191 place left
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24-26 Jul'18£2191 place left
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General info

This 3 day event is a guided hill-hiking and rock-scrambling holiday in Torridon with one of our experienced and qualified leaders.

Your guide will know the areas well and be able to give you insight into the flora, fauna and geology.

Our maximum guide to client ratio on this event is 1:6, with 1:4 on the Liathach day.

You would be very welcome to join us for part of the trip, the cost of which is £79 per day.

Outline of trip

Day 1 : Beinn Alligin

Hike up Beinn Alligin's Munro peaks and the 'Horn's of Alligin'.

Day 2 : Beinn Eighe

Hike into Coire Mhic Fhearchair and up Beinn Eighe's Ruadh-stac Mor and Spidean Coire nan Clach.

Day 3 : Liathach

Hike up Liathach's Munros and possilby some of Am Fasarinen's Pinnacles.

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Trip photos

Heading up Beinn Eighe
Sgurr Mor on Beinn Alligin
Coire Mhic Fhearchair
On Beinn Eighe with Liathach behind
On Liathach

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