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Name:Carn Dearg
Hill number:5957
Height:557.7m / 1830ft
Parent (Ma):402  Meall na Leitreach
RHB Section:05A: Loch Ericht to Glen Tromie and Glen Garry
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
Grid ref:NN 65822 67618
Summit feature:knoll
Col:527.5m  NN 6518 6785  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL49W OL51W 386W 394W
Survey:Leica RX1250
Comments:Promoted to Highland Five/Tump April 2016
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 8 users)ByDate of Ascent
5 top round from parking at entrance to errochty dam, along the mast track returned along the dam track,meall dail chealach SE top, meall dail chealach, meall breac, carn dearg, sron chon, nice sunny day.robertphillips26/08/2019
Pre-work ascent starting at 4.10am. Approached from E via north Loch Errochty track. Final section through trees boggy in places. Upper moorland reasonable. New-looking grouse feed tray on summit mound.Lindsay M05/05/2016
Easier than expected from Meall na Leitreach, with some nice grassy sections and a good track down to the col area.alda08/04/2016
multi-peaked heathery top. cw circuit from 725649 RHW03/04/2004
Rod M25/10/2017