Scotland: 260 climbs

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In Scotland cyclists can find 260 interesting climbs between 1 and 719 meters above sea level. Bealach na Ba from Tornapress is the toughest ascent with a difficulty score of 550. Climbs have an average length of 4km and 177 meters of total ascent.

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Ranking Scotland

Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
5.0 7 famous beautiful
9.2km
6.7%
6.7% 550
Bealach na Ba from Applecross
Bealach na Ba from Applecross
5.0 5 famous beautiful
8.5km
7.2%
7.2% 541
Mull of Kintyre / The Gap from Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse
Mull of Kintyre / The Gap from Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse
beautiful
2.3km
13.5%
13.5% 481
Glen Quaich / Kenmore Hill from Kenmore
4
Glen Quaich / Kenmore Hill from Kenmore
4.0
5.6km
7.5%
7.5% 419
Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
5
Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
4.0 3 beautiful
4.3km
7.8%
7.8% 367
Carn an t-Suidhe from Fort Augustus
6
Carn an t-Suidhe from Fort Augustus
8km
5.2%
5.2% 347
Cairn O'Mount from Strachan
7
Cairn O'Mount from Strachan
13.3km
3.6%
3.6% 332
Cairn O'Mount from Clattering Bridge
8
Cairn O'Mount from Clattering Bridge
3.3km
9.6%
9.6% 324
Bealach Maim from Clachan of Glendaruel
9
Bealach Maim from Clachan of Glendaruel
3.7km
8.5%
8.5% 323
The Lecht from Cock Bridge
10
The Lecht from Cock Bridge
4.0 beautiful
4.2km
6.7%
6.7% 318
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Montrose Street
Montrose Street
famous
0.2km
13.9%
13.9% 31
Scott Street
Scott Street
4.0 4 famous
0.1km
13.8%
13.8% 30
Mull of Kintyre / The Gap from Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse
Mull of Kintyre / The Gap from Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse
beautiful
2.3km
13.5%
13.5% 481
Wells Brae
4
Wells Brae
0.3km
11.1%
11.1% 43
Whinny Brae
5
Whinny Brae
0.2km
10.6%
10.6% 20
Castle Campbell from Dollar
6
Castle Campbell from Dollar
hidden gem
1.5km
10.5%
10.5% 215
Purin Hill / East Lomond
7
Purin Hill / East Lomond
2.2km
9.9%
9.9% 226
Ben Grasco from Glengrasco
8
Ben Grasco from Glengrasco
beautiful
1.4km
9.8%
9.8% 151
Cairn O'Mount from Clattering Bridge
9
Cairn O'Mount from Clattering Bridge
3.3km
9.6%
9.6% 324
War Memorial Barra from Caolas
10
War Memorial Barra from Caolas
beautiful
0.5km
9.3%
9.3% 45
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Glen Etive from Loch Etive
Glen Etive from Loch Etive
beautiful
19.4km
1.6%
1.6% 104
Nick of the Balloch from Bargrennan
Nick of the Balloch from Bargrennan
17.1km
2.1%
2.1% 134
Cairnwell Pass from Braemar
Cairnwell Pass from Braemar
14.4km
2.5%
2.5% 167
Glencoe Valley from Glencoe
4
Glencoe Valley from Glencoe
beautiful
13.5km
2.4%
2.4% 119
Cairn O'Mount from Strachan
5
Cairn O'Mount from Strachan
13.3km
3.6%
3.6% 332
Creag Dhubh from Inveraray
6
Creag Dhubh from Inveraray
12.3km
2%
2% 106
Glengonnar / Mennock Pass from Abington
7
Glengonnar / Mennock Pass from Abington
beautiful
12.3km
2%
2% 83
Glengonnar / Mennock Pass from Mennock
8
Glengonnar / Mennock Pass from Mennock
4.0 beautiful
11.3km
3.4%
3.4% 216
Carron Valley from Denny
9
Carron Valley from Denny
10.5km
2.1%
2.1% 80
The Lecht from Tomintoul
10
The Lecht from Tomintoul
beautiful
10.1km
3.2%
3.2% 174
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
5.0 7 famous beautiful
9.2km
6.7%
6.7% 550
Bealach na Ba from Applecross
Bealach na Ba from Applecross
5.0 5 famous beautiful
8.5km
7.2%
7.2% 541
Cairn O'Mount from Strachan
Cairn O'Mount from Strachan
13.3km
3.6%
3.6% 332
Glen Quaich / Kenmore Hill from Kenmore
4
Glen Quaich / Kenmore Hill from Kenmore
4.0
5.6km
7.5%
7.5% 419
Carn an t-Suidhe from Fort Augustus
5
Carn an t-Suidhe from Fort Augustus
8km
5.2%
5.2% 347
Glengonnar / Mennock Pass from Mennock
6
Glengonnar / Mennock Pass from Mennock
4.0 beautiful
11.3km
3.4%
3.4% 216
Ben Lawers from Milton Morenish
7
Ben Lawers from Milton Morenish
beautiful
7.6km
4.9%
4.9% 280
Cairnwell Pass from Braemar
8
Cairnwell Pass from Braemar
14.4km
2.5%
2.5% 167
Cambret Hill from Skyreburn
9
Cambret Hill from Skyreburn
beautiful
8km
4.5%
4.5% 248
Nick of the Balloch from Bargrennan
10
Nick of the Balloch from Bargrennan
17.1km
2.1%
2.1% 134

Wall of Fame

Scotland

Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
Cairn Gorm from Glenmore
Bealach na Ba from Applecross
Duke's Pass from Aberfoyle
Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
Uidh from Vatersay
Best Steepest Highest Most elevation gained Most popular
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Regions

The Highlands 55
climbs
1-643m 550
Highland 51
climbs
1-633m 550
Argyll & Bute 26
climbs
4-372m 481
Perth & Kinross 39
climbs
13-682m 419
Aberdeenshire 17
climbs
80-682m 332
Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire 17
climbs
80-682m 332
Angus 4
climbs
156-445m 315
Dundee & Angus 6
climbs
9-445m 315
Stirling 8
climbs
19-504m 291
Loch Lomond, The Trossachs, Stirling & Forth Valley 14
climbs
19-504m 291
Dumfries & Galloway 11
climbs
10-719m 266
North Ayrshire 9
climbs
4-288m 242
Ayrshire & Arran 13
climbs
4-392m 242
The Kingdom of Fife 9
climbs
32-335m 226
South Ayrshire 3
climbs
53-392m 217
Clackmannanshire 3
climbs
32-201m 215
North Lanarkshire 2
climbs
60-322m 204
Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley 19
climbs
10-468m 204
Scottish Borders 30
climbs
78-457m 180
Edinburgh & The Lothians 2
climbs
138-427m 179
East Lothian 2
climbs
138-427m 179
Moray 4
climbs
31-643m 174
East Dunbartonshire 1
climbs
72-337m 160
Na h-Eileanan Siar / Outer Hebrides 17
climbs
1-203m 128
South Lanarkshire 2
climbs
245-468m 108
Inverclyde 3
climbs
10-206m 88
Falkirk 3
climbs
42-249m 80
East Renfrewshire 1
climbs
159-299m 74
East Ayrshire 1
climbs
213-299m 38
Dundee City 2
climbs
9-163m 36
Shetland 1
climbs
9-51m 34
Glasgow City 10
climbs
11-70m 31
Orkney Islands 1
climbs
5-35m 12

Countries nearby

England 2-840m 675
Ireland 3-747m 510
Northern Ireland 7-522m 388

Average climb

Difficulty points
121
Gradient
5%
Length
4km
Total ascent
177m

Road surface condition

51% 41% 7%
Based on 41 votes
These are average ratings of all reviews on the road surface condition of the climbs in this region.

Traffic

79% 21% 0%
Based on 39 votes
These are average ratings of all reviews about the traffic density of the climbs in this region.

Popular

Users with most climbs

Name Climbs Ranking
RaphaelJ-R RaphaelJ-R
41 out of 260
JohnnyMcMurdo JohnnyMcMurdo
29 out of 260
MarkVeenstra MarkVeenstra
27 out of 260
Corbielinnrider Corbielinnrider
25 out of 260
4
seanmon seanmon
20 out of 260
5
jcluckie jcluckie
18 out of 260
6
grease_monkey_stu grease_monkey_stu
17 out of 260
7
Brompton Brompton
11 out of 260
8
Steve_S_T Steve_S_T
10 out of 260
9
fiopre fiopre
8 out of 260
10