Downhill the Movie
Downhill the Movie


Order walking books and maps online


Photographer's Guide to the Peak District
This book provides assistance to help walkers improve their photograhic skills detailing suitable locations within the Peak District plus lots more info.
More info.

KEEN's Madison Ladies Walking Shoe
KEEN's Madison walking shoes have recently been reviewed being tested in Morocco's Atlas Mountains and on the streets of Marrakech. Extremely lightweight these shoes are worth a close look
More info.

Lakeland Cottage Company
Lakeland Cottage Company
Private House Stays
Experience real Scotland
Bridge Holidays Overseas
Bridge Holidays



Walk 1165 - The Quirang, Isle of Skye

County/Area   Highland
AuthorLou Johnson
Length3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Ascent430 feet / 130 metres


The Quirang on the eastern side of the Isle of Skye is the objective of this short walk. The highlight is the interesting rock architecture and the views, which on a good day are exceptional.


Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series.

OS ExplorerSheet 408
OS LandrangerSheet 23

Note : If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Other walks nearby

Walk 1164 - 10.3 miles / 16.5 km away
The Storr Sanctuary, Isle of Skye
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km

Walk 2640 - 10.3 miles / 16.5 km away
The Storr & Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Walk 2002 - 22.8 miles / 36.5 km away
Dun Caan, Isle of Raasay
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 2589 - 23.9 miles / 38.3 km away
Marsco from the Sligachan Hotel, Isle of Skye
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Walk 1344 - 27.2 miles / 43.5 km away
Beinn Alligin, Torridon, Wester Ross
Grade - moderate/hard
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Walk 3216 - 28.6 miles / 45.7 km away
Sgùrr a’Ghreadaidh and Sgùrr na Banachdich
Grade - very hard
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Walk 2442 - 29.1 miles / 46.5 km away
An Cliseam, Isle of Harris
Grade - moderate
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Walk 2197 - 29.1 miles / 46.6 km away
The Inaccessible Pinnacle and Sgurr Mhic Choinnich from Glen Brittle
Grade - very hard
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Walk 1167 - 29.7 miles / 47.6 km away
Coire Lagan, Isle of Skye
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Walk 2593 - 31.4 miles / 50.3 km away
Liathach, Glen Torridon
Grade - very hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.


How are the walks graded?
Learn how each walk is assessed and select a walk to suit your ability and experience
More Information

Please Note - These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described.

Brybeg Cottage
Loch Torridon, Westerross
24.9 miles / 39.8 km away

The White Cottage
North Harris
29.4 miles / 47.1 km away
Featured Supplier

Sonas Cottage
Isle of Harris
29.9 miles / 47.8 km away

Self Catering Directory
Properties throughout the UK & Europe

NOTE - all distances are "as the crow flies"


Copyright © 1999 - 2014 Walking Britain. All rights reserved. Please seek permission to use site content and images.