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Marsco from the Sligachan Hotel, Isle of Skye
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Photo from the walk - Marsco from the Sligachan Hotel, Isle of Skye

County/Area - Highland

Author - Paul Gasson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 2430 feet / 736 metres

Time - 7 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

A challenging ascent to the summit of Marsco in the Red Cuillins on the Isle of Skye starting from the Sligachan Hotel.

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

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