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Name:Aonach Meadhoin
Hill number:828
Height:1001m / 3284ft
RHB Section:11A: Loch Duich to Cannich
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Beauly, Catchment Boundaries, Ness
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NH 04885 13749
Summit feature:embedded rock 8m SSW of cairn
Drop:174m
Col:827m  NH040138  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33
(1:25k) 414N 414S
Observations:higher ground may exist under the cairn
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 509 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Circuit of Sgurr a'Bhealaich Dheirg, Aonach Mheadhoin and Ciste DhubhGeoff Briggs29/05/2019
2nd Repeatchalky195312/05/2019
From Cluanie via pt 864 and Sgurr an Fhuarail. Snowline at the dividing bealach, nevertheless an interestingly steep E ridge.Isbjorn Winter Round25/12/2018
all 3 with Statons Gordon Lisa Henry, Liv and Jack did first oneDundoctoring16/07/2018
From Cluanie Inn along An Caorann Beag to Bealach a' Choinich, up Sgurr a' Fhuarail, then out to Aonach Meadhoin and return, descent to Cluanie Inn via Sgurr an Fhuarail South Top. With JS.kdbennett28/05/2018
KeithByTheC24/05/2018
Glasgow and Lancaster Clunie WE Day 4. With Tom O. Good forecast tho not as sparkling a day as Five Sisters or South Glenshiel ridge Stiff pull to Bealach an Lapain then over all tops to exit the subsidiary ridge of Meall a Charra.alexmaclennan13/03/2018
With Steve Smith on a traverse of the Kintail Three Brothers ridge - Cluanie Hotel to battle memorial.jonglew21/10/2017
Afternoon walk from Cluanie Inn with Dave and Scott in wet conditions.barnz4829/09/2017
SoloGeraldine Fardon21/05/2017
3rd one on the ridge. Lovely day and an easy hillakmilne13/10/2016
Climbed 3 Brothers and Ciste DhubhFCMark13/10/2016
Weather fair with low cloud.MountainMac27/05/2016
On New Year trip to Shiel Lodge at Shiel Bridge with CUHWC friends. Linear walk along the 'three brothers' to Cluanie Inn.AGWilliamson29/12/2015
On New Year trip to Shiel Lodge at Shiel Bridge with CUHWC friends. Linear walk along the 'three brothers' to Cluanie Inn.Mark Jackson29/12/2015
From Glen Sheil, An Cnapach, Ciste Dhubh, Sgurr an Fhuarail, Aonach Meadhoin, Sgurr a'Bhealaich Dheirg, WT and Saileag.rhalstead27/09/2015
Carn Dearg MC meet Kintail, with Scott Moncur. 2nd time on this hill.clashcityrocker05/09/2015
With GHC, 3rd of the day. Now cool with the odd light shower. Now back to Cluanie Inn down the S.E ridge.Play2End02/08/2015
First of the day - in cloud and with snow remaining on the last section of approach from the east.Roblex09/06/2015
Climbed out of a fantastic inversion to reach this summit where i surprised a Golden Eagle that had been surveying its realm from its temporary perch. Just one of several interesting interludes that day.thenomad10/11/2014
Tony John Jennie Paul EleanorChris Blake17/09/2014
From parking area at Glen Shiel up to Bealach na Lapain turning East along the ridge taking in Saileag/Sgurr a'Bhealaich Dheirg/Aonach Meadhoin. Descended over Sgurr na Fhuarail & the 843m top before aiming for the edge of the forestry to the SW & A87. Then a 3 & a half mile tab along the road back to the car. On own.MorecambeMonkey26/06/2014
Done solo heading. East along the ridgeAimless Rambler28/05/2014
Parked at approx NH 055 115 at the edge of the plantation and used path up Coire Tholl Bhruach.Far better to start here then a long boring walk on a road. Weather turned from windy and sunny to heavy showers just 10 minutes before reaching my car!Jhimmy16/05/2014
Good clear day - bagged all three on ridge. Last 150m ascent steep on good hard snow.wychwood26/03/2014
With RhysLoz_mck21/09/2013
With Hannah. From Cluanie Inn Desperate Stan19/07/2013
Climbed with Diane John Moore and Tommunromurph12/07/2013
With Steve, RodOik11/06/2012
With Grant and Rod upto the col between the two and back by the south ridge. They went on to Saileag and I met them below. Cloud cleared on descent.SS11/06/2012
See Sgurr na Ciste Dubhdickscroop11/06/2012
Solo, 3rd of 3. Can't recall much other than bumping into a few folks heading West along ridge, some overnighting and another couple I'd be giving a lift up the road later :) Path down to Cluanie easy to lose. Wash up and drive down the road to retrieve bike+give lift, 6hrs.bowzi02/06/2012
with dave, norman, elspeth and alistairmn2322/10/2011
Climbed on very wet day with Maggie,and The Reids (3).Very cold and windy on top.Decided against doing 2 more and back to car. Waterfalls proliferating spectacularly.dave neilson22/10/2011
JimT13/07/2011
round of squrr fhurarin, squrr na carnach, squrr ciste duibhe, saileag, squrr a bhealaich, and aonach meadhoin from shiel bridge cycled back from cluanie inn to shiel bridge.robertphillips12/06/2011
ghaley13/07/2010
2nd without amanda descend by s/e ridge from east toppigerg06/06/2010
Climbed all 4 on ridge with Richard. Start 0730, finish (back to car) 1630. Excellent vis / conditions. Very low wind. Quick ascent and easy decent thanks to good snow conditionsamcculloch12/02/2010
188th - Allan - from Cluanie Inn, walked along A87 then headed to Bealach an Lapain, clear dry day, complete snow coverage above 800m. Earliest start to a walk of 7.30am, back at car 11hr later.RGibbs12/02/2010
7 of 10: From Sgurr an Fhuarail.ChrisR16/10/2009
Climbed as part of Brothers from Cluanie Innisabelle30/09/2009
5thThearlaichdubh14/05/2009
Cluanie to Loch Duich via North Glen Shiel Ridge. Day 20 of 59 for all Munros. 21km, +/-2250m, 11 hours.PGCE16/04/2009
Climbed with Soimon and Beth. Did with other three in group. Weather good but with sqawls especially on top. 5.5 hrs. got lift back from Clunie Inn by car by two kind Germans.abagworth10/06/2008
With JayColinmac200526/08/2007
Munro 157 2007 compleationancient brit22/07/2007
With I.McSkimming & D.FlemingHighland Days04/06/2007
CK SheilaS09/05/2007
203redcon05/05/2007