|Name:||Aonach air Chrith|
|Height:||1019.5m / 3345ft|
|RHB Section:||10A: Glen Shiel to Loch Hourn and Loch Quoich|
|Class:||Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, |
|Grid ref:||NH 05106 08344|
|Summit feature:||small rock 10m N of cairn|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 33|
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 586 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)||By||Date of Ascent|
|Ascended from glen Shiel over A' Crioch.||PeakyPete||11/06/2019|
|Headed in from Glen Sheil - good snow from about 650m. Min wind. I/M clear. Ascended North Ridge. Initially this is straight-forward. Then there is a section of 20m (steep arete and awkward step) which is pretty consequential - we roped up here. The summitted, west to Maol Chinn-dearg, then descended Drium Coire nan Eirecheanach - good winter mountaineering day||wychwood||05/03/2019|
|From A87 near Cluanie Inn, along track to SE and up Creag a' Mhaim SE ridge, then along S Shiel ridge to Creag nan Damh, descending back to A87 Eas-nan-Arm bridge||kdbennett||19/08/2018|
|Managed the scrambly bit fine, Karin in front talking to me Dianne behind not sure if she was ready to catch me, but it was brilliant to do the scrambly bit & not be a feartie. Highest point of the hike. Still warm & views to infinity||LizzieG||07/07/2018|
|Started ridge with Callum and Chris on Club meet.
only completed four Munroe's||JamesSDonald||09/06/2018|
|With Steve Smith on traverse of the Cluanie ridge going broadly E-W over 2 days.||jonglew||26/10/2017|
|part of the south shiel ridge||Aristotle Chip||15/10/2017|
|Climbed from the Cluanie Inn- nine hours- with Dan Arnold and Ian Baverstock including Creag aâ€™ Mhaim- Druim Shionnach- Aonach Air Chrith & Maol Chinn-dearg. Gorgeous sunshine all day.||chillyman8||26/08/2017|
|South Glen Shiel Ridge||tomd4||04/09/2016|
|5 of 7||FCMark||27/08/2016|
|With Alan Gillies||Highland Days||18/06/2016|
|Fifth Munro of the day. Warm and sunny.||Play2End||08/09/2015|
|Third of the day.||Roblex||10/06/2015|
|Continuation of walk from Druim Shionnach West Top. Followed path above cliffs down to bealach, then up south-west ridge to the summit. Walk continued to Maol Chinn-dearg. Winter conditions on tops. With DM.||Man of Kernow1||02/05/2015|
|As part of the South Cluanie ridge||munromurph||20/04/2015|
|Glen Shiel to Cluanie Inn via Sgurr na Sgine, The Saddle and south Glen Shiel ridge.
Day 47 of 59 for all Munros.
30km, +/-2700m, 11 hours.||PGCE||26/09/2014|
|Whole South Glenshiel ridge - 7 peaks, in one walk from Cluanie. 11 hours. Great views - but a bit unchanging on a long day. Route as in SMC book - short route off.||Norman Reid||05/08/2014|
|with Dave, Norman, Elspeth, Alistair and lewis third of the south kintail ridge||mn23||05/08/2014|
|3rd and highest of 7 on the day. Still glorious conditions.||dave neilson||05/08/2014|
|Glen shiel ridge walked the first five easily however due to tenable change in weather had to revers and come down onto the road and back to the Inn. Wet wet wet.||Eileen O'Neil||19/07/2014|
|Done as part of whole Ridge with James, Dylan and Oli.||Aimless Rambler||25/05/2014|
|Only half the ridge done due to bad weather. Will try again for full ridge as it looks great.||Jhimmy||31/07/2013|
|With Hannah as part of Cluanie Ridge||Desperate Stan||18/07/2013|
|From A87 a traverse of Creag a'Mhaim, Druim Shionnach, WT, Aonach air Chrith, Maol Chinn-dearg, Maol Chinn-dearg - Sgurr Coire na Feinne and Sgurr an Doire Leathain. Return down Druim Thollaih.||rhalstead||05/07/2013|
|Solo round of the Eastern Clunie Ridge Munros and then going onto Beinne Loinne. 10m snow arete by Druim Shionnach. Otherwise easy.9 1/2 hours.||alexmaclennan||16/05/2013|
|Ridge day with the club||jennygraham||20/05/2012|
|South Glen Shiel ridge with DW and SL. Weather good.||AGWilliamson||24/09/2011|
|G&MG Annette Duncan +||Chris Blake||06/08/2011|
|A bit of scrambling to get up to this one.||akmilne||11/06/2011|
|from shiel bridge the saddle, squrr na sgine, squrr a bhac,creag nam damh, squrr an lochain, squrr an doire leathain, moal chinn dearg, aonach air ghrith, druim shionnach, and creag a mhaim cycled from cluanie inn back to shiel bridge.||robertphillips||11/06/2011|
|#15, 5/7 today.
A long slog between summits, the final two coming into view as we dropped off of this one.||Edgemaster||16/04/2011|
|8 of 11: From Maol Chinn-dearg East Top.||ChrisR||30/09/2010|
|Now part of a party of 4, made our way over to Chrith from Shionnach at a pace comfortable for all the group, around an hour between peaks.||bowzi||03/09/2010|
|With Ian Soulsby.||Dangerous Dave||18/07/2009|
|no 3 of 7 and the one before the first escape route at no 4 - going well on time as we started at 8 and the target was to reac number 4 for ipm||greendave||11/04/2009|
|With Stephen, having left his car at the west end of the ridge. Climbed up from round the back again but fitness and weather brought us off the ridge half way and back to Cluanie.||SS||26/08/2007|
|Munro 161 2007 compleation||ancient brit||23/07/2007|
|See Creag a'|Mhaim||dickscroop||14/06/2007|
|Complete South Glen Shiel Ridge in fine conditions, with John, Mike & Martin||barnz48||01/06/2007|
|91st - Solo - from Cluanie Inn, cool dry day but a bit overcast, rapid bagging.||RGibbs||25/08/2006|