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Name:Sgurr Mor
Hill number:733
Height:1003m / 3291ft
RHB Section:10B: Knoydart to Glen Kingie
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Ness
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NM 96539 98031
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:341m
Col:662m  NM951964  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33 40
(1:25k) 398E
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 377 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Last 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
climbed as 4 - with AndyFCMark12/07/2018
From Strathan (W end of Loch Arkaig), to Glendessary, then along path following Allt na Feithe, over col, down into Glen Kingie, then up S side of Sgurr Mor to col with Sgurr an Fhuarain, along ridge to Sgurr Mor, return same route.kdbennett27/05/2018
Penultimate Munro. Self. Drove from Glen Shiel on a hot day . Saw one couple who had rowed over from the other side of Loch Quoich. Did the Corbett too.Bookerdddd25/05/2018
TGO Challenge 2018. Bivvy on the top!twg2712/05/2018
4th of 4 on a long day. Weather improved as cloud began to rise late in the day. Nice hill. Walkout a real pain but still better doing it the way we did.akmilne27/03/2018
Lovely day - rather hot climbing out of Glen Kingie.dal20/06/2017
Sgurr an Fhuarain/Sgurr Mor/Sgurr Beag from Strathan. On own.MorecambeMonkey08/05/2017
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
From the Corbett and Gairich. A long walk in, now a long walk back via the Glen and the forest and back to the dam. 11hrs 2000m and 31kmPlay2End03/10/2015
2nd time.PGCE24/04/2015
With David and Janet Jamieson and Alison Girdwood on a EKMC weekend at Invergary hostel. It was Bob's 80th birthday weekend. Quite wet and windymunromurph20/04/2015
ghaley10/07/2014
Climbed from A'Chuill bothy with Iain Brown.chriswatson10/04/2014
From our camp at the head of Loch Quoich, we ascended via the path up the Allt a Choire Reidh. This path probably pre dates the Lock dam as it's unloved now and nature is reclaiming it. I was much assisted by an ancient walking stick that had been skillfully been crafted from wood. It had two handles, one for ascent and a higher one for descent. The maker must have known what he was doing as it had also been wittled in the middle to give it the perfect balance between shock absorbing springiness and weight supporting stiffness. Met a Scots/Sherpa chap at the top who had 15 munros to go but also bad knees. Hope he made it. Returned to car after mindless flog over a pass to Glendessarry. Walking stick broke as we neared the car.mindlessflogger13/07/2013
With Iain and Tim.Loz_mck22/06/2013
4 of 4: From Sgurr an Fhuarain.ChrisR28/05/2013
Fantastic day, camped in Glen Kingie up at 6am and on top by 8sry226/05/2012
Solo on an absolute roaster of a day. Cycled in from Poulary up Glen Kingy before rough E ridge ascent of Corbett and then over to Sgurr Mor. Better path N off Fhuarain. 11hr15, ~45km, ~1600m and 7 litres of fluid!bowzi24/05/2012
Climbed with Richard. Poor visibility but low wind. Long day! Stayed in Ft William in a B&Bamcculloch06/04/2012
247th - with Allan - from Glen Dessarry. Cloud down to 700/800m, light rain for several hours. Only view from Sgurr Mor. 11 hour day, just got back to Fort William for last orders at the Indian.RGibbs06/04/2012
Ciche - Fhuarain traverse RHW24/03/2012
round of gairich, squrr an fhuarain, squrr mor,robertphillips01/07/2011
With Jeanettedickscroop27/09/2010
with Jamie and Ben-Ji clagged in with cloud, over Sgurr Cos na Breachd-laoidh and An Eag, Sgurr Breac and out to Sgurr Mor. wrongly out north ridge of SCnBL before realising mistake and wrong direction.vegibagger17/04/2010
over corbett from south camping at Loch Arkaig west endtrigpillocksson17/04/2010
Solo.Dangerous Dave09/06/2009
Compelted Sgurr MorJamesSDonald31/12/2008
Alone, with Sgurr an Fhurain.Grinner14/06/2008
Munro 145 2007 compleationancient brit05/07/2007
3rdThearlaichdubh11/06/2007
An easy stroll across from Sgurr an Fhuarain. yorkie28/05/2007
Fr car (9:30) bike to GlenD Ho (9:55), then over pass and long traverse to cross river. Followed path to col, Sg Beag (13:00) to Sg Mor. Back down to col, traverse r to cross river & back; bike 16:10, car 16:25. Rivers full, rain & wind but cloud high. dbb18/05/2007
Estimated date - done with Simon The first Munro as part of a very long day which TRAIL magazine described as a 2 day walk. We were to do it in 13hours of cloud and rain.Aimless Rambler17/05/2007
A long slog from L Arkaig but sunbathing on the top.younggl03/05/2007
Climbed during bothy stay in Glen Kingie.marktrengove17/02/2007
Up stalkers path (good condition) from Glen Kingie that goes to bealach between An Eag & Sgurr Beag then East over Sgurr Mor and on to Sgurr an Fhuarain. Easy ridge with path all the wayWhithaugh08/10/2006
2 of 3: From Sgurr Beag.ChrisR27/04/2006
Canoed in across Loch Quoich. Camped on east side in a remote beach. Climbed up from beach. Company: Martin The Paddle Harder Stewart.iandesbottes15/10/2005
With Rod, John and Stephen from end of Glen Arkaig. Ascended via stalkers path and came straight off the side with John while Stephen and Rod went over to Sgurr nan Coireachan. SS21/06/2005
first ascent, solo, goc 2005, cold & snow showers. climbed from loch an nam breac, stalkers path from loch to ridge, then sgurr beag & sgurr mor. direct descent crossing the kingie for kin break bothy.rum doodle 07/05/2005
Sailed across with Michael, camped on the beach by the hut. Great site, got it to ourselves but I've seen it a lot busier since then.Colinmac200527/06/2004
27 - Emmerson RoundMountain Goat29/05/2004
Fantastic dry warm day. Roller coaster road to start point in Glendessary.Dugswell227/05/2004
13/04/2013chrispine28/04/2004
Sgurr Mor, Sgurr nan Coireachan, Garbh Chioch Mor and Sgurr na Ciche plus 1 Top. Day 9 of 59 for all Munros. 32km, +/-2200m, 12 hours.PGCE10/09/2003
By bike from Glen Garry. Bagged Sgurr an Fhuarain twice on the way out and back. Fabulous viewsGill01/01/2000
With Tim and ChrisRobF23/10/1999
With Malcolm. Crossed Loch Quoich by canoe from near bridge, & overnighted in tent on N. shore. Into corrie by stalker's path and then S-W up side of mountain to top. Brutally steep, but only 2.25 hours to top (saves 10k walk via Glen Dessary). Fantastic views to Kintail, Knoydart etc.Norman Reid18/07/1999