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Name:Sgor an Lochain Uaine
Hill number:523
Height:1258m / 4127ft
Parent (Ma):521  Cairn Toul
RHB Section:08A: Cairngorms
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen)
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NN 95423 97684
Summit feature:boulder c.5m WNW of cairn
Drop:118m
Col:1140m  NN958972  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 36 43
(1:25k) OL57S 403S
Observations:top of boulder is c.40cm higher than base of cairn
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 537 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Run from Linn of Dee, Devils Point, Cairn Toul, Sgor an Lochain Uaine, BraeriachHuwel20/08/2019
With Marion from Cairn Toul.Chris Blake08/08/2019
AlanP,AndrewG,ChrisT,GavinT,JaneO,KenS,RobertP,TorilFNHWC21/07/2019
GavinTheobald 321/07/2019
Toril21/07/2019
Conor15/07/2019
From Linn of Dee, MTB up Gleann Laoigh Bheag then out and back of The Devil's Point, Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir, Cairn Toul, Sgor an Lochain Uaine and Carn na Criche.rhalstead19/06/2019
27th May 2019 GMC week Aviemore. Walked with Tressa & Bryn. Very cold wind -4 to -6. jps66628/05/2019
Bike from Linn of Dee to river crossing below Luibeg bridge. Then walking - Lairig Ghru to 650m, Garbh Coire Refuge, NE ridge (Angel's Ridge)to Sgor an Lochain Uaine. Excellent ridge, easy scramble arriving at summit. Then Cairn Toul - Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir - Devil's Point. Descent to Corrour Bothy, walk and bike back to Linn of Dee. Great weather, 13 hour day. With Stewart Balmer and Jim Plaice.clashcityrocker19/04/2019
taff14/09/2018
Cycled in with JW on 17th . Camped at Luibeg bridge . Midges terrible!younggl18/07/2018
through Chalamaine gap and over Braeriach with Ascents of adventurecolinfielding14/07/2018
JimT06/07/2018
Through Chalamain gap and up, 3rd of 4, clear day then glenmore lodge.Rodge30/06/2018
great day nice scramble up ridgewullclark30/06/2018
thelonious30/06/2018
Cycled part way from Whitewell then South through the Lairig Ghru & then a South to North traverse of the 4 Munros. Simply magnificent. On own.MorecambeMonkey28/06/2018
weaselmaster24/06/2018
Sick Kid24/06/2018
Gallovidian23/06/2018
Jon F08/06/2018
Excellent weatherChris Terrey 06/06/2018
carole engel04/06/2018
phil10129/05/2018
arranmilne29/05/2018
Weather fair.MountainMac19/05/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
buggerlugs20/08/2017
solitaryfellwanderer22/07/2017
roddycun26/06/2017
Driftwood20/06/2017
Solo. After Braeriach wild camp. neil hutton20/06/2017
Badders03/06/2017
From the Sugar Bowl car park climbed Braeriach over Stob na Laurige. I was convinced by a teacher I met part way that I should do the other Munros. So I went on to Carn na Criche, The Angels Peak, Cairn Toul, Stob Coire an t Saighdeir and The Devils Point. I then went down to Corrour and the long walk North on the Lairig Ghru and back through the Chalamain Gap. The weather was warm and sunny with cloud free skies I got burnt. Wildlife included Snow Bunting, Grey Wagtail, Red Grouse, Ptarmigan a Lizard near Corrour and a Roe Deer near the Wells of Dee. Walk distance about 23 miles in 11 hours 30 minutes. Tiring but great day. The plateaux is very special in the UK hills.isabelle31/05/2017
Lin of Dee, via White bridge to Corrour Bothy, Devils Point, Cairn Toul and Angels Peak. Return to Lin of Dee via Derry Lodge.gandrew28/05/2017
From Linn of Dee. Cycled to White Bridge, then up Carn Cloich-mhuilinn, over to Beinn Bhrotain, across to Monadh Mor, continued N to near Loch nan Stuirteag, then NE to Sgor an Lochain Uaine, then along ridge to Cairn Toul, Stob Coire an t-Saighdeir and Devil's Point, descending to Corrour Bothy, then return to White Bridge by track on E side of Deekdbennett28/05/2017
fmark28/05/2017
scoob27/05/2017
Fi27/05/2017
an as part of 4000ft loop 45km 3500 mtrs climbKevthecat13/05/2017
tleach1219/03/2017
DuncanH01/03/2017
From Coire Cas - thru Charlemain Gap then to summit - continued Angel Peak, Cairn Toul and The Devil's point - then returned in dark up Lairig Ghru to start - freezing and some snow above 1000m - visibility mostly poor - 13hrs40wychwood17/12/2016
ElroTheOnk26/09/2016
Climbed with Sergey on DMC trip to Mill Cottage. Superb weather. Met Alan, Mhari and Paul scrambling up from the Lairig Ghru. Mhari and Paul dumped their bag and joined us onwards to Cairn Toulelectricfox17/09/2016
Scott Morley 8617/09/2016
dynamo8315/09/2016
BlackPanther27/08/2016
KedslieC14/08/2016
Visited after Cairn Toul and Devil's Point. From Linn of Dee, bike to Derry Lodge. Nine hours exactly. Promised good weather didn't materialise. Low cloud, chilly wind.Roblex02/08/2016