The Old Man of Stoer
Distance: 4.5 miles (7km)
Ascent: 319 metres
Start/Finish: Stoer Head lighthouse, west of IV27 4JH
From the lighthouse, follow the coast path north-east from the lighthouse passing the headlands at Seana Chreag and Cirean Geardail. The impressive sea stack of the Old Man of Stoer appears off the coast at NC 017351 (2 miles/3.2km). Continue north-east to the Point of Stoer and then turn R inland up to the trig point at 161 metres on Sithean Mor (2.9 miles/4.6km). Continue over the hill and follow paths south-west back to the start.
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