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Name:Bruach nan Iomairean (1974 position)
Hill number:387
Height:969.8m / 3182ft
Parent (Ma):383  Beinn Udlamain
RHB Section:05A: Loch Ericht to Glen Tromie and Glen Garry
County/UA:Highland (UA), Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Spey, Catchment Boundaries, Tay
Watershed:Mull of Kintyre to Rattray Head, Firth of Tay
Class:Deleted Munro Top
Grid ref:NN 60144 75874
Summit feature:cairn and ground to 5m SE
Col:966m  NN602760  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL50 393
Observations:3.4m lower than summit of A' Mharconaich (hill 386)
Survey:Abney level/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 239 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Descended S from Geal-charn then up to summit. Great views of Ben Alder Lodge.187lenny18/11/2018
Cross as part of Munro roundemily15/01/2017
With Sue on a perfect day before driving to Timperley. Also climbed Geal-charn and A' Mharconaich.Phreerunner02/10/2016
Sgairneach Mhor, Beinn Udlamain and A'Mharconaich from A9 laybykdbennett28/06/2016
Start at Balsporran Cottages, Geal Charn, A' Mharconaich, Beinn Udlamain & Sgairneach Mhor then back along A9 to Balsporran Cottages. With Huwel Jonesgandrew03/09/2015
Sunny, late winter's round of the western Drumochter 4.AJones13/03/2015
From Balsporran Cottages a round of Geal Charn, A'Mharconaich, Beinn Udlamain and Sgairneach Mhor.rhalstead26/06/2013
Solo round, parking opposite Coire Dhomhain, of Sow of Atholl then the Drumochter 4 Munros and walking back to car. Started in low cloud/ mist but cleared by Sgairneach Mhor with bright sun/ light wind the whole way. 6 1/2 hours.alexmaclennan09/06/2013
Done after the top.Play2End22/08/2012
DebsMountain Goat26/02/2012
with JamieJamesSDonald01/01/2012
En route from A' Mharconaich to Beinn Udlamainntorkm12/06/2011
Revisit with the group Caroline Tony Rob and Lucy Dognickywood126/05/2010
3 of 7: From A' Mharconaich.ChrisR01/09/2009
self traversing from A'Mharconaich to Beinn Udlamain on 2nd round (Also on 1st round)davidsbatty24/02/2009
Ascent on sunny firm snow day with J Mossalexmaclennan08/02/2009
Found it in the mist, with Ian, good walk good exercisenickywood109/10/2007
visited as it's on the A'Mharconaich(qv for route) summit ridgepwheeler22/05/2007
Crossed en route to the revised summitRhayader_wander15/08/2006
Company: Martin Stewartiandesbottes19/05/2006
With Ian Soulsby. Not only an xMT but also a Munro on 1974 list!Dangerous Dave21/01/2006
Completed Sgairneach, Beinn Udlamain, A'Mharcouaich, Geal-charm. 21.5km 1160m in 5.0hrJamesSDonald09/09/2005
Visited on the return journey from the main summit. yorkie08/08/2004
3 of 6: From A'Mharconaich.ChrisR27/09/2003
Summer walk with Cheshires, Saundersons & Ramsaysbarnz4823/08/2003
Another set marked in the Munro book, date 26/5/2003. Route from Balsporran Cottages first to Geal-charn, then to Beinn Udlamain and then to A'Mhorconaich.thejackrustles26/05/2003
Solo Uisdean2520/10/2002
En route to A' Mharconaichmick11/06/2002
With Jeanettedickscroop31/07/2001
CK SheilaS27/12/2000
with Gill Brooke-Taylorvegibagger30/08/2000
first ascent, 2 in party, snow showers on the tops, climbed from balsporran cottages for a round of the 4 munros and tops. with a walk back in the dark to the car.rum doodle 06/03/1999
Classic circuit of hills from Drumochter passnordicstar21/10/1997
En route to A'Mharconaich.mikejacobs30/03/1997
Sgairneach Mhor and Beinn Udlamain from A9PeterD12/08/1996
Top. Warm and hazy day with Richard Armour.Dugswell217/07/1994
In passing, on way to accepted summit.Aye Jimmy31/05/1994
Snow underfoot, great views.iangalbraith25/10/1992
A9 run apre Skye: Geal-charn to A'Mharconaich.Eddie09/04/1992
Alone again but this time in excellent snow conditions after the initial trudge through the softer stuff. SS10/03/1991
Leading HF party based at Grampian Lodge, Dalwhinnie, the HF Guest House.pwbellarby20/08/1990
Crossed on way to/from main summit with Phil RheinbergChris Pearson20/08/1989
SoloCampbell Singer14/08/1989
Snowy circuit from Balsporranrjf3522/11/1987
Alone following same clockwise circuit. Forgettable in 6 hours dead. SS14/03/1987
from Udlamain. To col with strong wind over right shoulder. Long trudge to top. to A'M.arranc27/05/1985
Went over this Top when walking between Beinn Udlamain and A'Mharconaich. See log for A'Mharconaich. (PM CB)gerrybowes20/02/1985
From Sgairneach Mhor and then Beinn Udlamain before heading to the Munro of A'Mharcanaich and crossing this old one.bolton20/02/1985