The Storr

Pictured By – Hynek Moravec The Storr at 719 meters a rocky hill on the Trotternish peninsula of the Isle of Skye in Scotland. The mountain is famous for its iconic obelisk shaped rock formations known as the Storr Sanctuary a very popular mountain for hillwalker and mountaineers alike. The views of the surrounding landscape…

The Storr Sanctuary

Pictured By – Nigel Homer The Storr Sanctuary is an iconic group of obelisk shaped rock formations on a mountain known as The Storr on the Trotternish peninsula of the Isle of Skye in Scotland. The Sanctuary is a very popular destination  for hillwalkers and mountaineers alike and the views of the surrounding landscape and…

The Devil’s Point

Pictured By – Bruce McAdam The Devils Point is a 1004 meter high mountain in the Cairngorms of Scotland, lying to the west of the Lairig Ghru pass. The Gaelic name means “Penis of the Demon”. The views from The Devils Point are superb especially looking east to the Ben Macdui group and rest of…

Stac Pollaidh

Pictured By – Mehmet Karatay Stac Pollaidh at 612 meters is a mountain in the Northwest Highlands of Scotland. The peak is a colossal ice-smoothed lump with a distinctive spiky-topped ridge. It has been of fascination to geologists for years. Consisting of chocolate-red sandstone, it rests on the Precambrian metamorphic bedrock of Lewisian Gneiss, formed…

Suilven

Pictured By – Moyearo Suilven at 731 meters is one of the most distinctive and enigmatic mountains in the north west of Scotland. Lying in a remote area in the west of Sutherland, it rises almost vertically from the  wild and remote  landscape of moorland, bogs and lochans known as Inverpolly National Nature Reserve. Summit…

Sgurr Na Stri

Pictured By – Munro1986 Sgurr Na Stri is a fairly modest 494 meters high, but many seasoned walkers  describe it as one of  Britain’s finest viewpoints. The outlook from the top is fantastic with the breathtaking view of  Loch Coruisk below and the main Cuillin Ridge it is a truly awe-inspiring site. Summit Junkie -…

Cairn Toul

Pictured By – Finavon Cairn Toul at 1291 meters u is the fourth highest mountain in Scotland, surpassed only by Ben Nevis, Ben Macdui and Braeriach. It is the second highest point in the western massif of the Cairngorms. The mountain towers above the western side pass of the Lairig Ghru and rises out from…

Càrn Mòr Dearg

Pictured By – Cary O’Donnell Càrn Mòr Dearg at 1223 meters is the eighth-highest mountain in Scotland. It is situated in the west of Scotland, close to the town of Fort William, in Lochaber, Highland. It lies just to the north-west of its much more famous neighbour Ben Nevis and  the two are often climbed…

Braeriach

Pictured By – Angus Braeriach at 1296 meters is the third-highest mountain in the British Isles, surpassed only by Ben Nevis and Ben Macdui. It is the highest point in the western massif of the Cairngorms, separated from its sister mountains by the pass of the Lairig Ghru. The summit is a broad crescent shape,…

Buaichaille Etive Mor

Pictured By – Alexander Reuss Buachaille Etive Mòr stands at 1021 meters and translates from the native Scottish Gaelic language into English to ‘The Herdsman of Etive’.  Often referred to by walkers and climbers as simply ‘The Buachaille’, it occupies an impressive location at the head of Glen Etive in the Scottish Highlands and is…