Sgurr nan Eag

Summary for Sgurr nan Eag

Sgurr nan Eag is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
924 metres / 3031 feetNG457195skur a vatteeRocky peak of the notches
LocationAccess

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Sgurr a'Mhadaidh is a [Munro] summit on the Black Cuillin ridge. Like the rest of the range it is composed of gabbro, a rock with excellent grip for mountaineering.

The simplest route ascends via the col of An Dorus (the Door), most easily reached from Glen Brittle. The mountain has four summits; only the highest can be reached by scramblers. The three lower summits require rock-climbing skills and equipment.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Sgurr nan Eag is Twenty-One

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