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Sail Gharbh (Quinag) from Kylesku
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Photo from the walk - Sail Gharbh (Quinag) from Kylesku

County/Area - Highland

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1850 feet / 561 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

Sail Gharbh (Quinag) is one of Sutherland's most famous hills. This Highland walk starts near Kylesku (Highland) and follows a relatively easy approach. The views from Sail Gharbh's summit are outstanding.

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