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Name:Geal-charn
Hill number:346
Height:1132m / 3714ft
RHB Section:04B: Loch Treig to Loch Ericht
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Lochy
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NN 46994 74620
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:410m
Col:722m  NN480732  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL50 393
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 445 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Corrour Lodge (cycled from Loch Ossian YHA) - Meall Glas Choire - Mullach Coire nan Nead - Beinn Eibhinn - Aonach Beag - Geal-charn - Sgor Iutharn - Beinn a Chumhainn - Meall a Bhealaich - Corrour Lodge.Mark Jackson15/08/2019
Neil Midgley21/06/2019
benalder5006/10/2018
Peterb29/08/2018
Jim B21/08/2018
briansv650s11/08/2018
grahamzwilson04/08/2018
NHWC28/07/2018
DuncanH25/07/2018
Toril07/07/2018
BlackPanther30/06/2018
Pommyjon10/06/2018
Sick Kid12/05/2018
weaselmaster12/05/2018
From a camp in Uisge Labhair went up the Glen and ascended to the col between Sgor Lutharn and summit plateau (483744)and found a gap in the snow bank above. Crossed the plateau in thick mist to pick up the motorway a few meters from summit. After top followed the path west in heavy rain.mindlessflogger08/05/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
Geraldine, Jo, LesChris Blake05/09/2017
Les Jo ChrisGeraldine Fardon05/09/2017
gary198102/09/2017
Dianne Scorgie, Diane Bruce & Sarah Williams Girls go BaggingLizzieG27/08/2017
LadyinAyeVan19/08/2017
From Dalwhinnie. Walk-cycle to Loch Pattack, track to footbridge near Culra, ascend Beinn Bheoil by north ridge, continuing south via Sron Coire na h-Iolaire to Bealach Breabag, up Sron Bealach Beithe and round corrie rim to Ben Alder summit, crossed plateau to col below Meall an t-Slugain and bivvyed in valley of Uisge Labhair. Ascended Coire a' Charra Bhig to the col at Leabaidh Chrasgach, then up Beinn Eibhinn, returned to col, up Aonach Beag, continued on to Geal-Charn, descended and walked out to Sgor Iutharn, then contoured round above Log an Sgoir to Diollaid a'Chairn and up Carn Dearg, descended NE to track between Loch Pattack and Culra, walk and cycle return to Dalwhinnie. With SD.kdbennett23/07/2017
With Steve, Steven, Rod, AndrewOik04/06/2017
From Corrour out along path then up to Sgor Iutharn. Traversed to do Carn Dearg then returned over Geal Charn, Aonach Beag and Beinn Eibhinn picking up first top ascent on descent. Long but cracking day.SS04/06/2017
SMMC Ossian meet, with Alan Young.clashcityrocker17/05/2017
Cycled to Culra, camp overnight. Carn Dearg, Geal Charn, Aonach Beag & Beinn Eibhinn & back to Culra then cycle out. 9 hours on hill + 2 on bike. Clear blue sky all day - glorious views. Route as per Walk Highlands.Norman Reid06/05/2017
With Norman and Elspeth. Camp at Culra. Stunningly beautiful, sunny and warm. After Carn Dearg.mn2306/05/2017
hillhunter30/04/2017
danielarn08/04/2017
Paul and Terri02/04/2017
paulpitcher24/01/2017
from loch ossian hostel round of meall glas choire, mullach coire nan nead, beinn eibhinn, aonach beag, geal charn, sgor lutharn, cycle back to catch evening train.robertphillips12/11/2016
Second of the day. Clearing mist.Play2End17/09/2016
On a long day from Dalwhinnie. Cycled in and out - Carn Dearg to Beinn Eibhinn.Roblex16/08/2016
Solo trip, with Beinn Eibhinn and Aonach BeagInvicta1425/06/2016
MTB from Dalwhinnie to Culra then a round of Sgor Iutharn, Geal-charn, Diollaid a'Chairn and Carn Dearg.rhalstead13/06/2016
Cycled Dalwhinnie to Culra then anti-clockwise circuit of the 6 Munros before cycling back to Dalwhinnie. On own.MorecambeMonkey06/06/2016
buggerlugs04/06/2016
Kendall27/05/2016
Fi07/05/2016
scoob07/05/2016
gettingonabit21/04/2016
Pete R16/04/2016
Isbjorn19/03/2016
Isbjorn Winter Round19/03/2016
roddycun07/11/2015
wendy.calder01/11/2015
marsdavs18/10/2015
weaselmaster26/09/2015
Round of the 6 Dalwhinnie munros from Culra with Rob Wight. Dry, breezy day. Initially low cloud but cleared so fantastic views when on Ben Alder. 10 hours.alexmaclennan08/08/2015