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Sligachan to Kirkibost

A beautiful day for walking, almost perfect conditions; blue sky, sunny, warm and no wind. A day of contrasts with the beauty of the glen and the lofty path beside the sea. Litter on the shores at Camasunary was a shock. Elgol is such a lovely place.

Walk Details

Date: 2012-05-02

Start: Sligachan Hotel    Finish: Kirkibost

Distance: 16.3 mls, 26.23 km

Height Gain: 2100 ft, 640.1 m

Start Time: 07:55    End Time: 14:25

Duration: 06:30

Ave Speed: 2.5 mph

Region: Isle of Skye

Route Description: Sligachan Hotel, Glen Sligachan, Loch na Creitheach, Camasunary, Glen Scaladal, Elgol, Glasnakille, Kirkibost

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Walking with: Alone

Long Distance Path: Skye Trail

Link to full Walk Report: https://lonewalker.net/my-long-distance-walks/skye-trail-2012/day-five/

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Hills on this Walk

There are no hills on this walk

Trig Points on this Walk

TP3042 - Elgol (Good condition)

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Previous Walk

Walk Name: Portree to Sligachan

Date: 2012-05-01
Distance: 11.2 mls, 18.02 km
Height Gain: 1200 ft, 365.8 m

Next Walk

Walk Name: Kirkibost to Broadford

Date: 2012-05-03
Distance: 18.1 mls, 29.13 km
Height Gain: 2400 ft, 731.5 m