Each of Torridon’s three great ridge walks provide a unique mountain experience. On a sunny day, Beinn Eighe sparkles with alpine brightness, topped completely in quartzite icing. The hidden gem though nestles on the far side of the range, with the turquoise waters of Loch Coire Mhic Fhearchair lapping gently against the magnificent cliffs of the Triple Buttress.
Best to park at the small parking area near the bridge (OS ref NR 958568). Walk East up the road for about a mile and the follow the clear path that leads up towards Coire an Laoigh. The grassy start soon steepens as it approaches the quartzite ‘wall’. Continue reading