Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike

Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike
Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike

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Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike
Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike

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Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike
Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike

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Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike
Sgor Gaoith - Day Hike

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One of the finest shorter hillwalks in the Cairngorms.
 

8 hrs  |  £95

Difficulty: Hard
Time walking: 7-9 hours
Ascent: 913m
Distance: 14km / 8.75 miles
Minimum Age: 10 *must be accompanied by a legal guardian 
Prices: Prices are per person, group discounts available upon enquiry.

DESCRIPTION: Ascend through a gorgeous pinewood forest before climbing to the incredibly epic summit, which is perched on the very edge of the vast broken crags that plunge down to Loch Einich.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • A professional, knowledgeable, friendly guide.

  • A commitment to make the tour as exciting, challenging, informative, and full as you'd like, and as is possible in a day

  • Transport from and back to Inverness (pick up time between 7-9:00am)

  • Photography from the day with private access to an image folder on Google Drive


WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED (REQUIRED)

  • Trail snacks and a picnic lunch

  • Waterproof hiking shoes or hiking boots

  • Waterproof rain jacket or poncho

  • Warm wool or fleece top  

  • Warm hat and gloves 

  • Water bottles or bladder

  • Sunhat (summer)

  • Crampons (winter)


WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED (OPTIONAL)

  • Sunglasses

  • Trekking poles

  • Waterproof trousers

  • Insect repellent

  • Knee braces (if needed)

  • Sunscreen

  • Camera

Have something else in mind?

We can do custom tours as well, if you're looking for an adventure not listed in our tours here. Feel free to check out the gallery for inspiration or just send a note to thehollieivy@gmail.com or give me a ring on +44 (0) 1463 513 020 to talk about another idea you have.