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Hill number:593
Height:900m / 2953ft
RHB Section:08B: Cairngorms
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Yeaman
Grid ref:NO 19351 98817
Summit feature:trig point
Col:588m  NO139971  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 36 43
(1:25k) OL58S 404S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 304 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Alan, GavinNHWC12/09/2019
GavinTheobald 312/09/2019
Pete R19/07/2019
From car park at Keiloch, along estate roads to W of Altdourie, then tracks N in glen of Glas Allt Beag, continuing to col between Creag an Dail Bheag and Carn Liath, W to the first, then E to the second, descending to Loch Builg track, following that to a sharp bend W of Culardoch, continuing on small tracks and paths up Culardoch, descending S to track that then rejoins Loch Builg track, thence S to Invercauld and return to Keilochkdbennett13/04/2019
Sick Kid05/01/2019
During a week in Tomintoul. With Smithy from the car park (£3) at Keiloch. Followed the RoW NE from just short of Invercauld House. Just before exiting the trees, put my sack down on a nest of quite gigantic ants! Took track all way to high point due W of Culardoch & then slanted up the final slope into a very stiff wind to the top. Swift retreat down to col, back along track for about 1km & then took an obvious path just past a small cairn to Carn Liath/Creag An Dail Bheag. Wandered over every lump & bump like a proper bagger just to be sure. Strangely not as windy as Culardoch. Then made a total mess of the descent by initially following the wall & then changing tack, heather bashing over to the outward track & back to the car.NotReallyABagger09/09/2018
GavinTheobald 202/09/2018
From Keiloch, by the track to the bealach and then up to the top. Another superb day.dal06/07/2018
TGO Challenge 2018twg2720/05/2018
From Keiloch via good tracks to bealach and up obvious path. Then Carn Lithe.trimarc218/05/2018
From Keiloch via tracks and south ridge. Then on to Carn Liath.davidpettit8431/03/2018
andrew brown20/01/2018
SMHC Sunday walk Gloves in July Brrrr. Managed to get the Key for Auchtavan Hingin Lum so stopped in past on the way to the summit. Wildlife spotted Golden Eagle Leverets Kestrel A bit windy on the top, but no rain so all is good From Thidtledae to Auchtavan, followed a track that makes the grouse butts more accessible up the shoulder then a baggers track to the summit our descent made it a circular trip descending via Creag Bhalg to have some fun on the large flat rocks.LizzieG16/07/2017
With: hb; From Invercauld CP up through snowy woods (where we saw Capercaillie tracks - huge!) almost to Bealach Dearg then E ridge to summit to avoid as much snow as possible. Across to Creag an Dail Bheag then down & up Culardoch. Returned via track.Ian Baines26/04/2017
With: ib; From Invercauld CP up through snowy woods (where we saw Capercaillie tracks - huge!) almost to Bealach Dearg then E ridge to summit to avoid as much snow as possible. Across to Creag an Dail Bheag then down & up Culardoch. Returned via track. Helen Baines26/04/2017
Weather fair with clag patches, snow on ground.MountainMac29/01/2017
Solo. From Keiloch. Having ascended Creag a' Chait, descended from its summit to the track that is right of way to Tomintoul. Followed track and then up hillside to summit of Culardoch. Continued to Bad nan Cuileag and Leac Ghorm.pwbellarby20/05/2016
Second round ascent.pwbellarby 2nd20/05/2016
Glorious Spring day for the walk.kenmorti16/03/2016
Dave McG16/10/2015
Dave Geere17/08/2015
Invercauld house to gairnshiel lodge, via river gairn, 17 miles walkedwendy.calder19/07/2015
Debs and Goska, windy puffs!Mountain Goat28/03/2015
Sick Kid28/02/2015