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Cicerone Guides: Torridon: A Walker's Guide

Walking / Outdoor GuideOut of Print

Series: Cicerone Guides

By: Peter Barton

168 pages, B/w photos, illus, maps

Cicerone Press

Paperback | Dec 1989 | #75746 | ISBN: 1852840226
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A comprehensive guide to this wild but beautiful area.


INTRODUCTION EASY WALKS Falls of Balgy and Loch Damh (Shieldaig) The Shieldaig Peninsula (Shieldaig) West Lodge. S. Shore Upper Loch Torridon (Shieldaig) Coire Mhic Nobuil (Alligin) Ardheslaig to Kenmore, old bridle path (Applecross Peninsula) Coulin Estate, Loch Clair and Loch Coulin (Glen Torridon) Torridon (Fasag) to Inveralligin (N.Shore Upper Loch Torridon) Heights of Kinlochewe (Incheril) Toscaig to Airigh- drishaig (S.Applecross) The Coire an Laoigh of Beinn Eighe (Glen Torridon) The cold hollow of Fuar Tholl (from Achnashellach) LONG AND HIGH LEVEL WALKS W: Coire Mhic Fhearchair Walk round Beinn Alligin An Staonach- An Fur ridge The Great Corries of Beinn Bhan Walk round Beinn na h- Eaglaise Applecross/ Croic Bheinn Heights of Kinlochewe/ Gleann Bianasdail An Sgurr (Kishorn) Seana Mheallan (Glen Torridon) Three Flowerdale minatures Through Walks MOUNTAIN ASCENTS OVER 2,000 ft Introduction Liathach Beinn Eighe NORTHERN GROUP N: Beinn Alligin An Ruadh Mheallan Beinn Bhreac Slioch Beinn a'Chearcaill Beinn an Eoin Beinn Dearg Baosbheinn Meall a'Ghuibhais (mountain trail) SOUTHERN GROUP S: Beinn Damh Beinn Liath Mhor Sgorr nan Lochan Uaine Beinn Liath Bheag Sgurr Dubh Beinn na h-Eaglaise (Beinn Shieldaig) Beinn Bhan Sgurr a'Gharaidh Glas Bheinn Sgorr Ruadh Fuar Tholl Maol Chean Dearg Meall nan Ceapairean Meall Dearg Beinn a'Chlachain An Ruadh Stac Sgurr a'Ghaoiachain Meall Gorm Carn Breac Beinn na Feusage Major Ridge Walks APPENDIX

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Peter Barton was born in London in 1921 and served in the army throughout the war. He attended a London Art School and subsequently studied medicine and dentistry and became an oral and maxillo- facial surgeon in Oxford. In 1983 he resigned his surgical appointment in order to live and paint full- time in the Torridon region and explore its mountains.

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