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Name:Sgurr na Sgine
Hill number:701
Height:946m / 3104ft
RHB Section:10A: Glen Shiel to Loch Hourn and Loch Quoich
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Alsh & Duich, Catchment Boundaries, Hourn
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NG 94622 11357
Summit feature:cairn near shelter
Drop:247m
Col:699m  NG944125  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 508 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Circuit of Forcan Ridge, The Saddle, Sgurr na Sgine and Faochag.Geoff Briggs28/05/2019
From the saddleRuth21/03/2019
1st munro of day - having meant to do the saddle first. Lovely day with 360 degree views to islands, Torridon etc. Spotted Sam and Deepa on ridgewalk follwing our route.dave neilson08/09/2018
Sam and Deepa caught up with us.(quickly!)mn2308/09/2018
From A87 along track on N side of Meallan Odhar, then to Forcan Ridge up Sgurr na Forcan, continuing to The Saddle (both summits), descending to Bealach Coire Mhalagain, up Sgurr na Sgine via NW Top, returning and out to Faochag W top and Summit, descending down end of ridge to NE back to A87kdbennett11/08/2018
With RodOik05/06/2018
SoloGeraldine Fardon31/05/2018
solo with the Saddle and Sgurr na Sgine, descent via Faochag which was hard on the knees. A drizzly, greasy, and windy morning mean't it was safer to dodge the Forcan RidgeShutterlag18/05/2018
With The Saddle, down via Faochagquadbarrel20/10/2017
from shiel bridge campsite down to the A87 bike back to the campsite, squrr a gharg far north top, squrr a gharg north top, squrr a gharg, squrr a gharg south top, squrr a gharg far south top, squrr leac nan each north top, squrr leac nan each, spidean dhomhuill bric, saddle west top, saddle trig point, the saddle, squrr na sgine NW top, squrr na sgine, faochag west top, faochag.robertphillips29/05/2017
Weather fair.MountainMac23/10/2016
From A87 layby a round of Sgurr na Forcan, The Saddle, Trig, Sgurr na Sgine, WT and Faochag.rhalstead22/09/2016
with LunaBigNick28/08/2016
It's a there and back on the same path. Easily reached from A87 but the straight up ascent is brutal. No issues with accessAristotle Chip15/05/2016
Circuit of Biod an Fhithich, The Saddle and Sgurr na Sgine on a perfect walking day. Route and (very long-winded) write-up at: http://gayleybird.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/biod-fhithich-saddle-and-sgurr-na-sgine.htmlGayle14/05/2016
With GHC. Good Friday; Bad weather.Play2End25/03/2016
With Nick Piotrowski after doing The Saddle via the Forcan Ridge. Clearer views on this summit.signyred10/02/2016
Glen Shiel to Cluanie Inn via Sgurr na Sgine, The Saddle and south Glen Shiel ridge. Day 47 of 59 for all Munros. 30km, +/-2700m, 11 hours.PGCE26/09/2014
From layby on A87,up excellent stalkers path,nipped up the Graham Biod an Fhithich then over Forcan ridge to The Saddle. On to Sgurr na Sgine before descending over Faochag back to A87. On own.MorecambeMonkey24/06/2014
Done with James and Dylan. Whole ridge done.Aimless Rambler29/05/2014
Showers threatening later on I quickly bagged this Munro.Jhimmy14/05/2014
Nice hill to do after the thrill of the saddle and the Forcan. Steep descent to car.akmilne12/10/2013
climbed with The SaddleFCMark12/10/2013
With the Saddlemunromurph30/09/2013
With Robert Wright. Fantastic day staying right on Forcan ridge to Saddle, onto Sgurr na Skine and back by Faochag. Sunny, dry and only light wind. 8 hours.alexmaclennan13/09/2013
KeithByTheC31/03/2013
ghaley03/08/2012
Hyperopic13/07/2012
With Rod and John to the foot of the Forcan ridge then alone to the summit via the wall path, meeting them again at the col.SS14/06/2012
On Cape Wrath TrailSteve Clark24/05/2012
Jon Clarkehutonthehill19/09/2011
G&MG Annette DuncanChris Blake07/08/2011
from shiel bridge the saddle, squrr na sgine, squrr a bhac,creag nam damh, squrr an lochain, squrr an doire leathain, moal chinn dearg, aonach air ghrith, druim shionnach, and creag a mhaim cycled from cluanie inn back to shiel bridge.robertphillips11/06/2011
3pm start! Amanda Steep ridge slow finish 9!!!pigerg07/06/2011
Mixed day, with Clare. Wind shelter cosy for two with one of the best views.alwaysinshorts07/06/2011
3pm start due to rain and low cloud cover. A long slog up in wind and rain, 3 hours to the top of Faochag and another to the top of Sgurr na Sgine. 2 hours down still in the wind and the rain!!akraw07/06/2011
Around an hour 45 from the Saddle, now solo again as left compleation party folks to enjoy themselves. Overcast and windy. Descent via Faochag, pretty steep and after 7 yesterday and Forcan I was pretty knacked. 7hr15 for both.bowzi04/09/2010
Climbed up directly from Sgurr a Bhac Chaolais col. NOT RECOMMENDED. Discovered afterwards in SMC Corbett guide that I should have headed left to avoid the steep grass and cliffs. Don't follow the fence!chriswatson01/08/2010
xx - KirstyMountain Goat20/07/2010
Sunny spells, warm, calm, good views.iangalbraith14/06/2010
2nd ascent with ChrisPeterb25/05/2010
2 of 5: From Sgurr a Bhac Chaolais.ChrisR09/11/2009
Second Munro and the weather starting to make us miserable now.Flipperfeet01/08/2009
Second Munro of the day.simocity01/08/2009
With AH and EG Climbed from bealach after The Saddle. Very still at the summit. Bruttle decentalanm14/06/2009
second munro of the day following on from the saddle and the worse part was the horrible descent which was from over 900 metres down a very slippy route - luckily there was a bridge over the streamgreendave10/04/2009
CK SheilaS06/04/2009
With Ian Soulsby.Dangerous Dave26/11/2008
Short day's walk with Mike C & John McDbarnz4815/06/2008
With JayColinmac200509/05/2008