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Name:Carn a' Gheoidh
Hill number:428
Height:975m / 3199ft
RHB Section:06B: Pitlochry to Braemar and Blairgowrie
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA), Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen), Catchment Boundaries, Tay
Watershed:Aberdeen Bay, Firth of Tay
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NO 10704 76692
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:298m
Col:677m  NO090777  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 43
(1:25k) OL52N 387N
Observations:embedded boulder 5m S of cairn is highest visible feature but higher ground probably lies under cairn
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 769 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
CDMC day meet, with Ken Wright, 3rd time on this top.clashcityrocker08/08/2020
Glen Shee Ski Centre up Carn Aosda by ski track, return to the col. along to Carn a Gheoidh, Ben's highest Munro so far. Back same route to The Carnwell and straight down under the chairlift. Hot sunny day. Lots of people walking up these munros, but less reaching Carn a Gheoidh. With Ben and Sally. Set off 11:45 finished 16:45.Victor06/08/2020
Toril02/08/2020
Three Munro circuit from Glenshee Ski Centre. Carn Aosda -> Carn nan Sac -> Carn Gheoidh -> The Cairnwwellthecoopers28/07/2020
Sonja8916/07/2020
rossdrossd12/07/2020
NHumes 08/07/2020
Fi18/01/2020
scoob18/01/2020
Crawford Lindsay31/12/2019
wintergreen31/12/2019
From Glen Shee, Creag a' Choire Dhirich to Carn a'Gheoidh, return to Glen Shee. With JAS.kdbennett07/12/2019
nadine25x29/11/2019
From Glenshee Ski Centre ascent of Carn Aosda and on to The Cairnwell and Carn a’Gheoidh. Return the same route.raymooremanx27/09/2019
PDuncan8222/09/2019
Done with Alex Kelso, Gordon Stevenson and the boysShibby22/09/2019
Donaldson18/09/2019
Scmccabe 13/09/2019
Clare, SteveNHWC12/09/2019
3rd of a 2 day 7 munro loop.honey badger24/08/2019
IANL11/08/2019
nigheandonn06/07/2019
From Glenshee Ski Centre (NO 13944 78092) - Carn Aosda - Carn nan Sac - Carn a' Gheoidh - The Cairnwell North Top - The Cairnwell. Navigation not too difficult, a mixture of good tracks and grassy paths throughout. Very windy during most of the walk, especially on The Cairnwell summit.david23020101/07/2019
stuartgreig30/06/2019
carole engel27/06/2019
Richard Martin14/06/2019
Isbjorn 3rd Round01/06/2019
BaggerGutt19/05/2019
vgiorgio06/05/2019
solitaryfellwanderer20/04/2019
With Jon and Housechild.Grinner-Munros219/04/2019
Oik17/04/2019
julianbarclay02/04/2019
Ledi30/03/2019
gary198130/03/2019
With Karen & BusterHighland Days25/02/2019
From Glenshee ski centreliljonb25/02/2019
as round of 3, no snow, staying at kirkton of glenisla with dRodge23/02/2019
clanbonham08/12/2018
Sasapapac8629/11/2018
With M-A & SammyNeily There13/10/2018
Eigth munro. Blowy morning.David Bremner14/09/2018
Glenshee 9 Hill Racequadbarrel05/09/2018
weaselmaster10/08/2018
NeilMox07/08/2018
Glenshee 9 Hill Race, tough!Kevthecat05/08/2018
Climbed with Carn Aosda and The Cairnwell 3hours 40minutes all in.chillyman803/08/2018
Erik B14/07/2018
Part of walk starting from the ski centre car park. Using walkhighlands route with Carn Binneien added.PsyCrow03/07/2018
Carn Aosda, Carn Aosda North Top, Carn nan Sac, Carn a' Gheoidh, Carn Bhinnein, The Cairnwell North Top and The Cairnwell. Another great day with great weather. From Glenshee Ski center.Alunrees3328/06/2018