Far North Scotland

Range TypeGeographically-defined sub-range
Highest PointBen More Assynt (998 m/3274 ft)
CountriesUnited Kingdom
Area7,428 sq km / 2,868 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent93 km / 58 mi North-South
142 km / 88 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long58° 16' N; 4° 15' W
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Map of Far North Scotland
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Far North Scotland.
Northwest HighlandsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Far North ScotlandLevel 5
         Ullapool-Moray FirthLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Loch Maree-Loch Broom-GarveLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Loch Carron-Loch MareeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Kyle of Lochalsh-InvernessLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Loch Duich-Loch NessLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Glen Shiel-GlenfinnanLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Ardnamurchan-Loch LinnheLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Far North Scotland

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Ben More Assynt9983274 
3.Ben More Assynt South Top9603150 
4.Ben Hope9273041 
6.Ceann Garbh9022959 
7.Ben Hee8732864 
8.Cul Mor8492785 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Far North Scotland

Ben Hope
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Ben Hope (left) from the north, in the wilds of Sutherland (2015-06-30). Photo by Peter Stone.
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Ben Loyal
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Ben Loyal from the track south of Ribigill (2015-07-01). Photo by Peter Stone.
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