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Name:Sgairneach Mhor East Top
Hill number:5948
Height:758m / 2487ft
Parent (Ma):384  Sgairneach Mhor
RHB Section:05A: Loch Ericht to Glen Tromie and Glen Garry
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Subsimm
(sSim)
Grid ref:NN 61647 73802
Summit feature:small pile of stones
Drop:26m
Col:732m  NN613736  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL50 393
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 68 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Followed a track from Dalnaspidal Lodge, which went pretty much all the way to Sgairneach Mhor East Top, the last section running parallel to a row of shooting butts. Crossed a beallach to its South East then a short pull up to the Sow. A muddy track goes half way up The Sow's SE flank, so got on to this (little more than muddy ruts) until it rejoined the main stone track. Nice wee jaunt - 2.5hrs total.summitter16/11/2019
Beautiful day with GFE and DTL (starting with Perth parkrun). From the parking spots just before the railway line: Sron na h-Eiteich, Meall na Leitreach, Sgairneach Mhor (all three tops). Saw mountain hares and a beautiful amount of wildlife but sadly lots of traps too.Fionalevey04/05/2019
From The Sow of Atholl. Solo.Dangerous Dave23/09/2016
From Dalnaspidal. Tracks for much of the way.Lindsay M29/05/2016
Start at Balsporran Cottages, Geal Charn, A' Mharconaich, Beinn Udlamain & Sgairneach Mhor then back along A9 to Balsporran Cottages. With Huwel Jonesgandrew03/09/2015
Round of the Sow, Sgairneach Mhor (first munro/murdo), Meallan Buidhe, Meall na Leitreach. Got dragged up here by a Sim bagger!Columba13/07/2013
Solo round, parking opposite Coire Dhomhain, of Sow of Atholl then the Drummochter 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
Passed over this obvious summit on the way east from the main summit to The Sow of Atholl. yorkie08/08/2004
6 of 6: From Sgairneach Mhor.ChrisR27/09/2003
Another one from the Munro book, solo and I think with Amber the GSD, I came down past the Sow of Atholl so presume I bagged all the tops too.thejackrustles16/08/2003
2 in party, snow cover and light mist but vis not to bad. climbed from the A9, pt758 and ridge to munro summit.rum doodle 20/01/2002
Classic circuit of hills from Drumochter passnordicstar21/10/1997
On way to first Munro, Sgairneach Mor.Aye Jimmy24/07/1994
With: solo; Parked on A9 abt NN634751. Took track up Allt Coire Dhomhain and up to E ridge then followed this to summit and old top. Returned by same route. Another 3hr Munro!Ian Baines03/06/1993
On the circuit of the 4 Munros -now heading east for Sow of Atholl with Phil Rheinberg -then the drive back to Sheffield after a Munro bagging weekendChris Pearson20/08/1989
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