Guided Munro bagging above remote Glen Affric Hostel

To the north of Kintail and far from view, remote Affric Hostel is tucked away from roads and civilisation. Surrounded by magnificent scenery and towering mountains, this is peaceful place close to nature. We're here for a blissful 2 night stay in the hostel and 3 days hiking over these superb mountains.

At a glance


  • Hiking up high mountains in the north-west of Scotland over 3 days
  • Staying two nights in remote Glen Affric Youth Hostel, encircled by mountains and far away from civilisation and the internet !
  • At a relaxed pace, explore ridges to reach superb vantage points from where stunning views can be appreciated
  • Bag 5 Munros in the area, including the mighty mountains of A'Chralaig and Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan above their many corries and lochans
  • Enjoy some easy rock-scrambling up Mullach Fraoch Choire's south ridge
  • Join a small group guided by an experienced leader with extensive knowledge of the remote area


Dates and booking

DateCostAvailability
20-22 Aug'18£149Places available
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General info


A 3 day guided hiking event over high mountains in the North-West Highlands with one of our experienced and qualified leaders.

Your guide will know the remote area 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.

You would be very welcome to join us just for the second day, the cost of which is £69.


Outline of trip


Day 1 : Over mighty A'Chralaig

Hike over A'Chralaig and Mullach Fraoch Choire, then onto Affric Hostel

Day 2 : Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan and neighbours

Hike up the mountains to the north of Glen Affric Hostel

Day 3 : Am Bathach and return

We return along a path back to Cluanie, with the option of adding in a Corbett peak

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Trip photos


Scrambling on A'Chralaig
Remote Glen Affric Hostel at Alltbheithe
Late afternoon on An Socach
Perfect camoflage on Mullach na Dheiragain
Munro compleation on An Socach
Descending Sgurr nan Ceathreamhnan


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