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Marsco from the Sligachan Hotel, Isle of Skye

County/Area - Highland

Author - Paul Gasson

Length - 8.7 miles / 14.1 km

Ascent - 2500 feet / 758 metres

Grade - moderate

Start - OS grid reference NG485299
Lat 57.290229 // Long -6.175656
Postcode IV47 8SW (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

The start of the walk is at the Sligachan Hotel (Grid ref. NG485299), on the A87, more or less half way between Broadford and the island's capital of Portree.

GPS Files - Notes

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 411Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 32Sheet Map1:50kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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