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Name:Beinn na Socaich
Hill number:306
Height:1007m / 3304ft
Parent (Ma):285  Stob Choire Claurigh
Parent (SMC):289  Stob Coire an Laoigh
RHB Section:04A: Fort William to Loch Treig and Loch Leven
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Class:Munro Top
Grid ref:NN 23632 73475
Summit feature:outcrop 8m SSW of cairn
Col:988m  NN236731  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 41
(1:25k) 392
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 260 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Useful unmapped but signposted path through trees from NN236769alda19/09/2019
Parked at Corriechoille, followed the track to the bothy, then Stob Ban, Stob Choire Claurigh, Stob a Choire Leith, Stob Coire Cath na Sine, Caisteal, Stob Coire an Laoigh, Stob Coire Easain, Sgurr Choinnich Mor, Beinn na Socaich. From there down a slippery, grassy slope and back to car. About 18 miles and 11 hours walking. Weather patchy at first with some rain, but improved once on the Grey Corries ridge into lovely walking conditions with excellent views.Fell_wanderer15/09/2019
Stayed in Lairig Leacach bothy and walked Stob Ban and the Grey Corries Ridge. With Karen and Buster.Highland Days24/08/2019
On the way down. Easy river crossing by the dam, then tramway back to the van. Solo.Dangerous Dave02/07/2019
On the way down from Grey Corries circuitCapt Malbec23/06/2019
This one, on its own. Up from Corriechoile, using the good little path through the forest from about NN236769. Back the same way through the forest, then meandered along the forest trails to Spean Bridge.Pete R07/04/2019
From parking area along track S of Corriechoille, continued S through forestry, the righ and up on to ridge to Stob Coire Gaibhre, continuing along ridge and east out to Stob Coire na Ceannain, returning to ridge and on to Stob Choire Claurigh, thence to Ston a' Choire Leith, Stob Coire Cath na Sine, Caisteal, Stob Coire an Laoigh, Stob Coire Easain, then descending along N ridge via Beinn na Socaich, down to forestry tracks fo return to parkingkdbennett29/04/2018
With Christine & PaulKeith9909/08/2017
How can this be a Munro Top? Shortened round from Coirechoille. Claurigh and Laoigh. Sunny, clear, fantastic visibility.Roblex09/10/2016
grey corries and aonachs traverse 19 tops C/W from corriechoille, 30 km +/- 2500m 12 hoursrobertphillips01/10/2016
Full winter conditions, calm and sunny. With Brian R.Play2End09/03/2016
Grey Corries traverse plus Stob Ban.rhalstead25/06/2015
Skirted Western path - Parker was too tired.bisman96z26/06/2014
1 of 9: from above Choire Choille Farm.ChrisR27/05/2014
New way of the Grey Corries for me. See Stob Choire Claurigh log for details.pwheeler24/05/2014
Solo walk of the Grey Corries from Corriechoille - hot, mainly dry conditionsbarnz4819/08/2012
With Steve, Rod, StevenOik12/06/2011
With Rod, Grant and Stephen in an anti-clockwise direction. Stayed dry and took 9.5 hours. Surprisingly fit given length of day. SS12/06/2011
self (Grey Corries)davidsbatty24/10/2010
With Ian Soulsby.Dangerous Dave08/11/2009
Grey corrie circuit from remarkably high car park at end of forest road.Grinner19/08/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit02/07/2007
GR8 day out.Dugswell221/05/2007
Completed Mullach nan Coirean, Stob Ban, Sgurr a Mhaim, Am Bodach, An Gearanach, Stob Coire, Na Gruagaichean, Binnein Beag, Sgurr Eildie Mor, Beinn Mor, Stob Ban, Stob Coire Claurigh, Stob Coire an Laoigh + 12 tops, with over night camp, 57km, 5700m, in 26.0hr walkingJamesSDonald27/04/2007
More of a way off than a decent topsignyred16/02/2007
8 of 8: From Stob Coire Easain.ChrisR05/08/2005
With Jeanettedickscroop11/07/2005
From Corriechoille, track and to top - cut corner to main ridge and all tops to Choinnich Beag! Out by Allt Coire an Eoin and old tramway to car - epic!nordicstar02/02/2005
See Stob Ban dbb24/05/2004
Leanane to Corriechoile via Aonachs and Grey Corries, 6 Munros and 12 Tops. 32km, +/-2900m, 12 hours.PGCE12/09/2003
George, KiraJimA05/12/2002
Downhill all the way from Stob Coire Easton. yorkie31/05/2000
CK, JX, Eve, BruceM SheilaS30/12/1996
From tramway, hot and humid.iangalbraith20/08/1995
Last Top of day, on way back to Corriechollie. Only missed Stob Ban, that'll have to wait. Back at car after 7hr 45min on hill. Quite weary - getting up at 06:30 and 250 mile drive to get here didn't help either!Aye Jimmy06/05/1995
The Grey Corries 21km with Andymountainmunki21/06/1994
On Grey Corries traversePeterD28/05/1994
Parked at 255786, up north ridge to Stob Coire Claurigh, along ridge to Stob Coire an Laoigh and Stuff Choinnich Mor, then long walk down by Allt Coire an Eoin and back through forestGallovidian13/05/1994
Self and dogInvicta1427/06/1993
The Grey Corries, Cruach Innse to Aonach Mor, from Coirrechoille.Eddie06/05/1993
From Corriechoille.BLACKHILL12/04/1993
Huge maga day with Pete H of all Grey Corries and Aonach Munros & Tops - snow covered and burning sunshine! Pete dropped N down to tent ealy whilst I pushed on to add Aonachs with solo descent in dark down snowy ridge to moorland and back to tent.19 tops.Chris Pearson07/04/1990
Easains and full Grey Corries traverse with all Tops, also the Aonachs and the tops to their east RHW16/05/1989
Exact date uncertainnpeterc01/08/1986
from S C M. Back to col Large flat rock tables with tennis court markings up to S C E for last of coffee. and easy descent to top. 17.00. Back to car 16m; 5750'; 9 1/2 hrs.arranc04/06/1984
Last of the day and number 9 - solo. Descent into the Allt Choimhlidh before finding the bridge across the Cour and through the forest.bolton28/10/1983