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Name:Meall Aonghais
Hill number:6784
Height:581m / 1906ft
Parent (Ma):1129  Arkle
RHB Section:16B: Durness to Loch Shin
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Inchard, Catchment Boundaries, Laxford
Class:Subdodd
(s5)
Grid ref:NC 31951 44514
Summit feature:quartzite outcrop
Drop:23m
Col:558m  NC318446  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 9
(1:25k) 445
Observations:higher than cairn 50m to SSE
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 61 users)ByDate of Ascent
On the way from Arkle to Meall Horn.Owen B20/04/2019
On way to Arkle. Started from camp site below Bealach Horn.justin99929/06/2018
I decided to descend from Arkle to Lone via Meall Aonghais. Very worthwhile, over quartzite pavements and badlands with good sections on rock ribs or just below them- thus dry underfoot until the last few yards by Bealach an Easain Uaine, where some hags were unavoidable. Down track from there. Glorious sunny day, afternoon light made Lord Reay's Seat look spectacular, the long descent just extended the enjoyment.pwheeler17/05/2018
MMC Tongue trip with Jon Moss. Followed WH route. Initially lovely and sunny to east shoulder then driving rain going over the ridge to summit. 6 hours.alexmaclennan22/10/2017
FR & SR.Vin13/06/2017
SUE and MVWFrank13/06/2017
On descent from Arkle to Meall Horn.MichaelF22/05/2017
An Earachd - Lone - Arkle - Meall Horn - Creachan Thormaid - Lone - An Earachddavidpettit8426/05/2015
Parked at A838/private road junction at NC29654 40212 – Along private road to Lone – Took stalkers’ path up side of Allt Horn for about 1½km – Left track between two burns at 321432 – A bit of a slog N. to Meall Aonghais – Arkle S. Top – Arkle. (PM)gerrybowes18/05/2015
From Achary via Lone. The first top of the day when doing Arkle with GB.bolton18/05/2015
as part of arkle walk.stig_nest21/06/2011
En route to Arkle main top, then Meall Hornnordicstar26/04/2011
5 of 8: From Sail Rac.ChrisR30/07/2009
The Big Walks walk number 1. Laxford Bridge, N ridge of Arkle, Arkle, Foinaven ridge, Gualin House.PGCE11/05/2009
To Arkle, up and back from Lonerjf3507/08/2008
on route from Foinaven to ArklePeterD27/05/2007
Company: Soloiandesbottes25/08/2004
En-route to Arkle.Aye Jimmy25/04/2000
Camped with friends near Allt Horn at 400m 335454. In the morning it was misty and damp so we stayed late in the tents. We eventually left at 11:00 and navigated with compass to Lochan na Faoileige and Meall Aoghais, to the 757m summit of Arkle and then to the 787m summit. The last part is narrow and rocky although the summit area is flat. It was very windy, but did not rain. We went back to the lowest point of the ridge to point 757m and descended a gully, roughly southwards.pwbellarby18/05/1997
RHW01/01/1989
From Lone on stalkers path through wood and some easy zig zags for a mile. Then N over heather covered and later craggy slabby area of loose rocks to top. 12.15. to Arkle.arranc04/06/1979
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