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Name:A' Chioch
Hill number:541
Height:1151m / 3776ft
Parent (Ma):529  Beinn a' Bhuird [Beinn a' Bhuird North Top]
Parent (SMC):529  Beinn a' Bhuird [Beinn a' Bhuird North Top]
RHB Section:08B: Cairngorms
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen)
Class:Deleted Munro Top
(xMT)
Grid ref:NO 09781 98676
Summit feature:granite tor
Drop:9m
Col:1142m  NO095986  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 36 43
(1:25k) OL58S 404S
Observations:tor 17m E is lower
Survey:Leica NA320
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 70 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
carn fiaclach, A chioch, BaB south top, beinn a bhuird, stob an t sluichd, cnap a chlerich, carn eas, creag an dail mhor, meall a t slugain, from keiloch invercauld MTB to end of tracks before ruins slugain.robertphillips22/04/2017
From Kelloch. With Gavin.MorecambeMonkey27/06/2015
Walked up from Glen Quoich on An Diollaid and once on the plateau headed S over Sth top and a'Chiochtorkm01/06/2008
Stumbled around the eastern side of the misty plateau before finally settling on this rocky tor. yorkie29/08/2006
Long day's solo walk from Invercauld, cycling to Slugainbarnz4801/07/2006
With Ian & Joel.Dangerous Dave24/01/2006
With BaB south topnordicstar05/12/2005
With Jeanette. Camped near Ben Avondickscroop04/08/2005
Kept to the edge of the cliffs as much as we could on the way up Beinn a'Bhuird summit from Sluganpwheeler06/06/2005
with MoragRockhopper07/05/2001
From Invercauld, before the car park was there. Hot and sunny.iangalbraith31/07/1999
CK, club SheilaS30/03/1997
Short diversion made to this viewpoint, a former Top.Aye Jimmy24/07/1995
Glen Quoich round, Beinn Bhreac ... Beinn a'Bhuird and Carn na Drochaide, from Linn of Dee.Eddie07/07/1993
with Gordon Hilton on route taken from Invercauld Housedavidsbatty19/06/1993
Solo on New Years day. wary of cornices. Tired after drive up from Sheffield after work day before and the long walk in and bivi in ruin having failed to find Alan et al in tent! Found on return down to glen.Chris Pearson01/01/1993
Beinn a'Bhuird, Beinn a'Chaorainn and Beinn Bhreac, plus some neighbouring tops RHW13/06/1988
from N top. With back to wind, gentle walk over plateau towards S top 2 miles away. Snow cornices - one at least 30'. Scramble to top. Coffee sheltering from gale and hail. to S top.arranc04/06/1986
*MacAoidh01/06/1985
MM Uisdean2516/07/1983
cachristiso126/05/2018
weaselmaster14/07/2017
Sick Kid14/07/2017
hillhunter17/10/2015
gary198101/06/2014
justin99931/08/2013
Ibex20/08/2013
mae09/07/2013
Mudskipper29/09/2012
chalky195301/07/2011
Alastair S08/05/2010
kathyh02/08/2009
ajwxyzt01/08/2009
IainT14/05/2007
steveroberts08/07/2006
iaindbrown29/10/2004
douglas_easton27/09/2004
maknipe02/08/2003
john steel13/07/2003
ngthack29/10/2002
rogreeves24/04/2000
benarmine01/01/2000
paulsross01/01/2000
49pp01/01/2000
SpudGunn26/06/1999
Norrie Muir01/05/1999
peterstanding14/03/1999
BaggerGutt10/07/1998
Alaric15/07/1995
Lindsay M08/11/1992