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Name:Meall Garbh
Hill number:3258
Height:849.2m / 2786ft
Parent (Ma):1007  Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair
RHB Section:14A: Loch Maree to Loch Broom
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Ewe, Catchment Boundaries, Gruinard
Class:Simm, Subhump, Corbett Top
Grid ref:NH 04952 72645
Summit feature:small cairn on rock
Col:758.8m  NH 0505 7286  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 19
(1:25k) 435S
Survey:Leica RX1250
Comments:new Subhump May 2015; ground 14m N is alternative col position (measured 2cm higher)
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 93 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
I missed this one out last time. Easy walk up and down the other side, on the way from MCMF to Beinn Tarsuinn. Solo.Dangerous Dave27/06/2019
meallan an laoigh, mullach coire mhic fhearchair east top, mullach coire m hic fhearchair, meall garbh, squrr dubh from the east A832 cycled along loch a bhraoin track 2 km past lochivaon bothy.robertphillips22/08/2017
with N McNab, revisit Lochan Fadadavidsbatty17/04/2017
Done on the way up from Loch Fada on the way to Mullach. Very steep rubbly descent back to the bealach, did I go wrong here?Play2End09/10/2016
On Cape Wrath TrailSteve Clark28/05/2012
The main path between Munros contours around this Top, but it is an easy addition to the traverse.davidpettit8403/06/2011
On 2 day round of Fisherfield Munro's. Glorious weather.felltop13/06/2009
On the return after climbing my last Munro on Beinn Tarsuinn.Chris Pearson02/05/2009
Walked in to Shenavall (7.6km, 390m climb in 2.5hr). Following morning set off at 6.30 completing Beinn a'Chlaidheimh, Sgurr Ban, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Tarsuinn, A'Mhaighdiean, Ruaidh Stac Mor + 2 Tops, 29.4km, 2600m in 17.0hr, walked out the 11.5km via Achneigie, 320m climb in 2.5hr.JamesSDonald05/09/2008
staying at Shenaval with Jamie north south traverse of the four eastern Fisherfield mountains plus the top before Tarsuinnvegibagger20/08/2008
during big 6Thearlaichdubh06/06/2008
Traverse from Beinn Tarsuinn to Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair.NormanW14/05/2007
With Jeanettedickscroop09/07/2004
Company: Soloiandesbottes15/05/2004
on Fisherfield six circuitnordicstar06/05/2001
Fisherfield 6 round from Shenavall bothy, anti-clockwise.PeterD14/06/1993
Top with Terry and Iain beautiful sunny day doing Fisherfield Six in just over 12 hours.Dugswell210/06/1992
AB. Cold fine blustery winter days. Trekking from Dundonnel to Kinlochewe via Creag Rainich with a bivi near Creag Ruigh a'Bhraighad. Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair & Beinn Tarsuinn on day two.Vin12/04/1990
Cairngorm Club overnight meet. After Beinn a Chlaidheimh had been ascended the previous evening. I departed at 02:50 from a bivvy at Am Briseadh with a club member. We reached Sgurr Ban at 03:50, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair at 04:40, and Meall Garbh at 05:30. I continued alone to the rest of the Fisherfield six.pwbellarby28/06/1981
IM Uisdean2513/08/1978
With: sj da aac; From A'Mhaighdean via NW ridge. Stopped on summit then up Meall Garbh & bivvied at col before Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair. Sian & I had forgotten our plastic bivi bag so in night when it started to rain we descended via Gleann na Muice.Ian Baines13/07/1978
Walked from Kinlochewe to Lochan Fada and then ascended.JohnW31/08/1977
CDMC meet, with Chris Upton, 4-5 June 20xx?clashcityrockerblank
Gavin Theobald03/06/2018
andrew brown08/06/2013
Johnny Corbett31/05/2012
steven morrice07/08/2011
Bob Mahon03/06/2010
Tom Mundell23/07/2005