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Name:Meall a' Chrasgaidh
Hill number:1049
Height:934m / 3064ft
Parent (Ma):1040  Sgurr Mor
RHB Section:14B: The Fannaichs
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Broom
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NH 18484 73308
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:115m
Col:819m  NH187727  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 20
(1:25k) 436S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 516 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Start from parking A832, group of 4 walkershugoklip12/05/2019
From car park near end of Loch Bhraoin then down the Allt Breabaig to the 548m col, then up to col between Sgurr nan Each and Sgurr nan Clach Gaela. Up to Sgurr nan Each in snow, then over Clach Gaela in deep snow. Detoured to Carn nan Criche, over Meall aChrasgaidh and back down the NW flank.Clive G06/05/2019
With JW. From carpark on A832, ascent via Meall a' Chrasgaidh, Sgurr nan Clach Geala, Sgurr nan Each. Descent to col and back down Allt Breabaig. Good views from summits, cloud on descent.robertgn09/01/2019
Climbed solo. From A832 road to Loch a Bhraoin to Allt Breabaig to 550m bealach to Cadha na Guite col to Sgurr nan Each to Sgurr nan Clach Geala (finest of the Fannaichs) to Carn na Criche to Meall a Chrasgaidh. Return down steep slopes to Allt Breabaig and back to road. Good weather. Mist over 900m in morning but cleared by lunchtime. Excellent views of An Teallach. Very enjoyable ridge walk with no difficulties. Eastern cliffs of Sgurr nan Clach Geala are impressive.jamessteel10023/07/2018
SoloTopsaswell22/06/2018
Early start as storms threatenedpigerg09/06/2018
Weather fair.MountainMac26/05/2018
With ChristineKeith9925/09/2017
With keithchristine9925/09/2017
Meall a'Chrasgaidh, Sgurr nan Clach Gaela, Sgurr nan Each. Solo. Cracking day - no wind and no rain! Loads of deer. For info, head straight up to the ridge from 'Am Beachdaich (between the first two peaks), there is an excellent path on the top of the ridge to Sgurr nan Clach Geala which carries on all the way to Sgurr nan Each. Also on the way back at the top of the Allt Breabaig valley cross the river as there is an good stalkers path just on the far side.highlandchief18/09/2017
With Ian. The only hill of the day due to dreadful weather conditions and a bad hip (Ian)!Dangerous Dave15/07/2017
From the A832. Quite a pull to the top. Wet and wlid day so no views.liljonb31/03/2017
Lionel, Tony, JennieChris Blake18/09/2015
Hot and sunny day. Great views.Jhimmy06/07/2015
GMC ullpool trip 2015. Neil Geoff. Low cloud rain hail snow strong winds. jps66627/05/2015
Kevin & Yen with Geoff & Caroline. Lovely sunny day and warm. First proper hill for a while and really felt it. We're aiming to do the next two, but was getting icy and slippery when we reached ridge to Clach Geala, so came back down. Geoff carried on and did next two.Mountainhikes05/04/2015
Done with Sgurr nan Clach Geala.Craig6708/09/2014
With GHC, fifth of the day. Cloudy and still clear. A long slog back to the car on the A832.Play2End05/07/2014
5th of 7. Boggy belach and I dumped pack just as hill starts to rise, really starting to feel it but there's still 2 more to do :(bowzi14/06/2014
with Jeremyyounggl24/05/2014
Round of 5 western Fannichs. Parking and round as SMC guidebook. no snow. cloudy tops and occasional drizzle. 8 hours.alexmaclennan09/05/2014
Solo night nav. Camped.Loz_mck17/01/2014
Winter skills course with Rock-hoppers Mountaineering club. Circular walk from A832 bridge over Abhainn Cuileig. Walk in snow from above 700m onto Meall a’Chrasgaidh (934m). Strong SW wind on ridge. Decent weather.tobywharne29/12/2013
With Hannah on traverse of Fannichs Desperate Stan16/07/2013
A fine day in a wet windy week with lots of wildlife. Heavy snow on the ridge to Sgur nan Clach Geala made the ascent v diff. and impractical.Roblex19/04/2013
Meall a'Chrasgaidh, Sgurr nan Clach Geala and Sgurr nan Each from Loch a' Bhraoin.rhalstead02/07/2012
the 5 western fannichs from loch a bhraoin.robertphillips15/06/2012
Easy hill after coming off the bigger one.akmilne21/05/2012
climbed with AndyFCMark21/05/2012
STARTED AT DAMjennygraham15/11/2011
with dave and roy before sgurr mor and beinn liath mor fannaichmn2310/09/2011
1st of 3 munros today. Climbed with Maggie and Roy. Views intermittent but lovely view of An Teallach in evening.dave neilson10/09/2011
ghaley16/04/2011
1 of 3: From A832 layby near Loch a Bhraoin.ChrisR15/11/2010
First of three Munroes with Jackie, Pippinmfel5712/10/2010
Climbed with Jon and Richard. Reasonably good conditions with a few patches of rain. Total 12h 55 mins for all 9.amcculloch18/08/2010
Fannichs route; mostly with Richard and Allan but split off from them after Sgurr Mor and headed North over Beinn Liath Mor Fannaich and down to A835 by the dam, whilst they proceeded to add the final 2 munros. Meanwhile I hitchiked to A832 to fetch car!jonbowyer18/08/2010
208th - Allan and Jon, from N on A832 (6km from Braemore Junction), overcast with patchy rain. Started out as a 5 bag, but extended to an epic 13hr day to complete all 9 of the Fannichs from W to E.RGibbs18/08/2010
With Steve, RodOik09/06/2010
Hyperopic02/06/2010
with 3 from SNHlittle al01/04/2010
By Self First of the day of 5. Deer herds rutting all aroundalanm17/10/2009
Good day's walk with Mike C & John McDbarnz4817/07/2009
7thThearlaichdubh09/06/2009
Bit of a slog up from the Fishing lodgesignyred19/05/2009
KeithByTheC27/10/2008
16/08/2008always_more_up16/08/2008
Done. My last Munro (of this round!)and my daughter Ellen's first. Congratulations to all family and friends (aged 5 to 69) for braving the "challenging" conditions - it's not always this bad, you know...!niallp19/07/2008
With Tony Gordon, Andy Hardy, Graham Bromley.zoob29/05/2008
euhwcrad18/05/2008