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Name:Garbh Chioch Bheag East Top
Hill number:6379
Height:832.8m / 2732ft
Parent (Ma):732  Garbh Chioch Mhor
RHB Section:10B: Knoydart to Glen Kingie
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Lochy, Ness
Watershed:Inner Moray Firth, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Greater Loch Linnhe, Land's End to John o' Groats, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Grid ref:NM 92540 95600
Summit feature:boulder on N side of wall
Col:808.3m  NM 9242 9563  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33 40
(1:25k) 398E
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 123 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
On kayak club outing with John, Janni, Rachael and LunaBigNick22/06/2019
Fourth of 8 tops (including the 4 Glen Dessary Munros) on an amazing 30+km, 2500m climbing day.mikejacobs11/08/2018
Completed the 4 Munroes on the ridge with Reg. Long days walkJamesSDonald08/08/2018
TGO Challenge 2018twg2712/05/2018
Long tiring day covering Sgurr an Fhuarain and all 4 Glendessary Munros on the ridge to and from Kinbreack bothy. Sunny, calm and perfect visibility.alexmaclennan18/06/2016
With Brian R. Followed the dyke along the ridge to get to this.Play2End14/10/2015
From end of minor road, a round of Sgurr nan Coireachan, Garbh Chioch Mhor, Sgurr na Ciche and tops on route.rhalstead23/06/2015
From Loch Arkaig road end. With Nigel.MorecambeMonkey23/06/2015
First day of a five-day trip with DW & SL. Glendessarry - Sgurr na Ciche - Garbh Chioch Mhor - Sgurr nan Coireachan - Glendessarry. A very humid day, with no wind across the summits.AGWilliamson19/09/2014
4 of 7: From Garbh Chioch Bheag.ChrisR02/06/2012
En route from Ciche to Fhuarain RHW24/03/2012
Long circuit from Strathanrjf3523/07/2011
Solo.Dangerous Dave08/06/2009
Completed from Glen Dressery, Sgurr na Ciche, Garbh Chioch Mhor, Sgurr nan Coireachan + 1 Top, 25km, 1600m in 9.5hrJamesSDonald11/12/2008
Estimated date - done with SimonAimless Rambler17/05/2007
with BeckyColinmac200530/04/2006
Company: Martin Stewartiandesbottes15/10/2005
2 of 5: From Sgurr nan Coireachan.ChrisR05/09/2005
After a bivvy in upper Glen Kingie at NM948953. A friend with had to return for work commitments so I left on my own at 04:25. Went up to the col and then to An Eag (873m). I continued to Sgùrr nan Coireachan (953m). There are bits of scrambling but the rock was dry. I continued westwards although the rock was damp or wet and care was needed. I reached the summit of Garbh Chioch Beag (968m), Garbh Chioch Mhòr (1013m) and Sgùrr na Ciche (1040m). The weather had remained dry.pwbellarby24/06/2005
W MVW from Strathan - cycled up track as far as NM931934. Walked out to Sgurr na Skine, and back along ridge right out to Sgurr Mor, and all tops, contoured back around to col above bikes from between An Eag and Sgurr nan Eag and returnnordicstar03/05/1997
first ascent, 2 in party, goc 96, traverse of the ridge from soulies bothy, coire na fiche, sgurr na ciche to glen kingie, over the munros & tops.rum doodle 12/05/1996
First summit on the traverse to the next Munro, Garbh Chioch Mhor.Aye Jimmy06/08/1995
After kipping in bealach from Slat Bheinn. Left tent over summit of Sgurr a'Choire-bheithe and continued Corbetts and Munros to Sgurr Mor, back along south shore of Loch Quioch to tent.Eddie09/07/1994
Backpacking in Knoydart. After Camping overnight at Sourlies we climbed Sgurr na Ciche, Garbh Chioch Mhor and Sgurr Nan Coireachan. then down to Glen Dessarry and to Loch Arkaig 21km With Andymountainmunki19/05/1992
From Coireachan. Gingerly down 700' drop to col and followed wall for rest of ridge. Built on top of unclimable crags and the top of boulders.arranc08/06/1988
With: hb john colin; From Kinbreack up the good track to bealach SW of Sgurr Beag. HB slept on Sgurr Beag while John Colin & I did Sgurr Mor. Then SW to An Eag and up to Sgurr nan Coireachan and on to GarbhChioch Beag & Mhor before descent to Sourlies.Ian Baines24/05/1988
With: ib john colin; Helen Baines24/05/1988
A Chuil bothy Forest road on S. side of Glen Dessarry to Allt Coire nan Uth S. ridge to summit of Sgurr nan Coireachan Garbh Chioch Bheag E. Top G Garbh Chioch Bheag - Garbh Chioch Mhor Col Feadan na Ciche ½ way up Sgurr na Ciche (very strong winds & soft snow) Glen Dessarry Strathan Farm where car parked previous day. (PM)gerrybowes14/02/1987
On ridge walk from Sgurr Mor to Sgurr na CichePeterD14/05/1985
Date uncertain, W-E traverse with no viewsrjf3521/03/1983
Circuit from the bothy in Glen Dessary (then on N side of glen).jimbloomer16/06/1976
carole engel27/09/2019
Sick Kid25/05/2018
hill walker19/09/2016
Paul and Terri14/03/2015