Ring of Steall

Guided hillwalking and rock-scrambling day in the Central Highlands

In Lochaber, the Mamores is one of the finest mountain ranges in Scotland, with many Munro summits scattered over crests and ridges. The central section of this range is often referred to as the 'Ring o'Steall' and forms horseshoe ridge traverse route above Glen Nevis. Your guide will lead you on a hiking adventure exploring the peaks on the 'Ring o'Steall' with some easy rock-scrambling on the way - guaranteed to bring big smiles all round !

At a glance

  • Hill-walking to high peaks using fine paths.
  • Hike along fine ridges and mountain crests above Glen Nevis
  • Enjoy some superb rock-scrambling on the 'Devil's Ridge' and An Garbhanach
  • Reach superb vantage points from where vast views to Ben Nevis and the Aonach Eagach can be savoured
  • Bag up to 4 Munros on the range including narrow An Gearanach and mighty Sgurr a'Mhaim
  • Join a small group led by an experienced leader with a good knowledge of the area's wildlife, flora and geology

Dates and booking

2 May'22£99Fully booked
20 Jun'22£99Fully booked
9 Sep'22£992 places left
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General info

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Rock-scrambling to Grade 1, demanding day.

A day's event of guided hiking to high summits in the 'Ring o'Steall' on the Mamores mountain range in the Central Highlands with an experienced and qualified mountain leader. Your guide will know the areas well and be able to give you insight into the flora, fauna and geology.

If you've never been rock-scrambling before, then this event is a fine introduction - your guide will show you techniques and how to move along ridges and up easy rock.

The maximum guide to client ratio on this event is 1:4.

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On previous events

Some easy scrambling on the Mamores
Heading to Am Bodach
Looking over the western Mamores
Descending the Devil's Ridge
Crossing the River Nevis
On An Garbhanach

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