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Name:Meall Dubh
Hill number:6032
Height:545m / 1788ft
Parent (Ma):450  Creag nam Mial
RHB Section:06B: Pitlochry to Braemar and Blairgowrie
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
(Tu,5,HF)
Grid ref:NO 06897 54118
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:40m
Col:505m  NO062538  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 52 53
(1:25k) OL52S 387S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
A 9 tump round from parking on grass verge before y junction approx 061478 riemore hill, riemore north top, riemore hill far north top, spurn hill, creag loisgte, meall dubh,blackcraig hill, craigend hill, benachally.robertphillips11/10/2019
Cycled from Butterstone Hall to track east of Riemore Lodge, then 6th/6 tumps in line from Riemore Hill to Meall Dubh. From Loisgte col, a green strip heading NW up to the ridge wall offers some relief from the long heather. Descended SE to track to back to Riemore.Topographer5715/08/2019
After Blackcraig Hill. Started from Kirkmichael, along the Cateran Trail and up past Loch Charles.Rod M16/09/2018
Solo. From Ballintuim in Strathardle. There is a house there that still has a notice on it indicating that it is a telegraph office. Parked on grass verge of the track going S from there. Along the track to reach the boat house on Loch Charles. There is a high deer fence here which I climbed over as the gate is difficult to open. I walked eastwards to reach a wall which I followed roughly on a narrow path through vegetation to reach the cairn at the summit of Meall Dubh. I continued to Creag nam Mial.pwbellarby26/05/2018
From verge parking at NO 101549 along turn off by telephone box at Ballintuim. Good road/tack to Loch Charles, then a feint in places path SW to wall which was followed on paths of varying quality almost to summit.ger03/09/2017
Seventh of eight, from Guay parking place.richtea504026/06/2017
On way to CN Mial.Martin R27/10/2014
Wall corner, mapped cairn fairly small and scuffy, decent view of the Marilyn. RHW02/01/2009
From caravan site. Tarred road to farm across river and track up to higher pastures and Loch Charles. Paths by side of a stone wall all the way to top. 10.45. To C N Mial.arranc07/06/2004
dave g01/07/2019
Crumblie202/10/2016
softsquare02/10/2016
Lindsay M30/06/2016
chalky195314/05/2016
benarmine25/03/2016
alda13/03/2016
IainT29/07/2015
Tony S16/03/2004
Kiltie12/04/2002
john steel09/07/1995