Aonach Eagach

Guided traverse of the Aonach Eagach Ridge in Glencoe

The Aonach Eagach (appropriately meaning 'notched ridge') runs along the northern side of Glencoe and is probably the most famous ridge in the country. Viewed from Glencoe below, the Aonach Eagach appears as a narrow crest with a series of small towers. It is only once onto the crest that the scale and size of the ridge of becomes apparent.


At a glance


  • An exhilarating day hillwalking and rock-scrambling along the famed Aonach Eagach.
  • Clamber along the ridge and its 'Crazy Pinnacles', a summer Grade 2 rock-scramble.
  • Reach superb vantage points from where vast views can be savoured.
  • Bag the 2 Munros on the Aonach Eagach ridge - Meall Dearg and Sgor nam Fiannaidh.
  • Improve your rock-scrambling skills on one of Scotland's finest scrambling routes.
  • Join a small group led by an experienced local guide.


Dates and booking

2021 datesCostAvailability
30 Apr'21£1292 places left
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10 May'21£1291 place left
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14 May'21£129Fully booked
3 Jun'21£1292 places left
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11 Jun'21£1292 places left
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1 Jul'21£129Places available
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General info


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Rock-scrambling to Grade 2, moderate day.

This event is a guided hill-hiking and rock-scrambling day with an experienced and qualified guide.

Your guide will know the Aonach Eagach and its routes well and will also be able to give you insight into the flora, fauna and geology.

Our maximum guide to client ratio on this event is normally 1:3, however while Covid-19 restrictions are in place, we are limiting the client ratio on this event to 1:2.




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Trip photos


On the Aonach Eagach above the Chancellor
At the end of the Aonach Eagach ridge !
Scrambling on the ridge
Scrambling on the Aonach Eagach ridge
Looking back along the Aonach Eagach ridge
Halfway along the Aonach Eagach ridge !


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