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Name:Aonach Beag
Hill number:347
Height:1115.8m / 3661ft
Parent (Ma):346  Geal-charn
RHB Section:04B: Loch Treig to Loch Ericht
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Class:Simm, Munro, Subhump, Murdo, Yeaman
Grid ref:NN 45789 74181
Summit feature:cairn
Col:1017m  NN 4623 7423  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL50 393
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 464 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
2/3 descended and reascended to this summit via good ridge, plentiful perfect nevewychwood20/03/2020
Corrour New Year trip - great weather!tleach1230/12/2019
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
claggy scramble up Lancet Edgewullclark21/07/2018
After Geal Charn in wind rain and mist. Found some shelter in col to SW of top.mindlessflogger08/05/2018
Geraldine, Jo, LesChris Blake05/09/2017
Les Jo ChrisGeraldine Fardon05/09/2017
Dianne Scorgie, Diane Bruce & Sarah Williams Girls go BaggingLizzieG27/08/2017
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 and Geal Charn and before Ben Eibhinn.mn2306/05/2017
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
Camped at Lubvan. First Munro of the day. Up the north ridge in mist. Calm and sunny later.Play2End17/09/2016
Carn Dearg to Beinn Eibhinn. Hot but breezy on top. Cycled in to Culra.Roblex16/08/2016
Solo trip, with Beinn Eibhinn and Geal CharnInvicta1425/06/2016
Cycled Dalwhinnie to Culra then anti-clockwise circuit of the 6 Munros before cycling back to Dalwhinnie. On own.MorecambeMonkey06/06/2016
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
4 of 5: From Geal-charn.ChrisR04/06/2015
with Dale and dog after campingrambler_gary29/09/2014
Clear Skies, bitterly cold wind later on towards the end of the day. Great views. Done the circuit with the long 'walk out' first so Beinn Eibhinn was climbed first.FCMark16/05/2014
Easter camp near Loch Pattack. Over Carn Dearg, Geal Charn, Aonach Beag and Beinn EibhinnGallovidian19/04/2014
Round of Beinn Eibhinn, Aonach Beag, Geal-Charn, Carn Dearg, Beinn a'Chlachair, Geal Charn and Creag Pitridh from Luiblea. Day 37 of 59 for all Munros. 36km, +/- 2600m, 13 hours.PGCE25/04/2013
Climbed with Jon. Cycled in from Dalwhinnie. Excellent clear day, blue skies with no wind.amcculloch01/03/2013
Cycled from Dalwhinnie to Culra and walked the 4 munros Carn Dearg to Beinn Eibhinn, returning via Bealach Dubh. Started 8:20am and got back just before 8pm after cycling back in the dark! Perfect sunny day, still extensive snow cover higher up, thankfully mostly firm, only occasional patches of softer/breakable stuff.jonbowyer01/03/2013
With Ian, Caroline and Barry, from the Loch Ossian Hostel.nickywood131/07/2012
2nd of 4, easy walk along ridge all other folks doing these 3 the opposite way to me!bowzi20/06/2012
From Corrour Lodge holiday cottage, hot and sunny, sharp breeze.iangalbraith01/06/2012
See Geal-Charndickscroop01/06/2012
After Beinn Eibinn - AD surveyed to check prominence.chriswatson22/04/2012
snow on top, great views, done with Alan Dawson, who was measuring the tops, Iain Brown, George, Tony and Chris.tallblond22/04/2012
With Chris & RHB crowd from Corrour Lodge.citygent22/04/2012
From Beinn Eibhinnrobhenderson22/04/2012
Climbed with RH with Beinn Eibhinn and Geal Charn. We ate and moved on in light snow with clear graying skies to Aonach Beag Traversing ridge to col and up a series of false summits Aonach Beag fell easily with sustained good weather, soft spring snow underfoot which was touch treacherous and clear views. We were in remote country opposite Ben Alder on the opposite side to our previous years’ s assault. A few walkers were encountered along the way, some to be met later in day in the hostel from NI. Met an older man separated from party, grumbling at their speed. His companion was seated on summt taking GPS readngs with satellite device see summit picture on this date showing his GPS. At the summit a further stop to take on food before we pushed on to the traverse to Geall Charn, the highest of the three, just.david.walker4022/04/2012
round of beinn eibhinn, aonach beag, gael charn, and carn dearg from corrour station cycled to 2 km past corrour shooting lodge.robertphillips02/03/2012
2nd of 4 on a cold breeze but clear, nice dayakmilne01/09/2011
From Culrabasscadet28/06/2011
Started the ridge of 3 but only got 2 done. V wet and cold.Bookerdddd29/05/2011
Very easy bag from Geal Charm. Almost a just a gentle stroll on a rolling hill. Sunny, but windy.Jhimmy01/05/2011
Long ridge walk with cycle in from Dalwhinnie, with Mike C & Jim S - fine & sunny with dry conditions underfootbarnz4825/04/2011
The ridge of 3 MunrosHarper10010/10/2010
From tent near Loch Pattack, up Carn Dearg, Geal Charn, Aonach Beag, Beinn Eibhinn, Ben Alder and Beinn BheoilGallovidian02/06/2009