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Name:Sgurr nan Conbhairean
Hill number:863
Height:1109m / 3638ft
RHB Section:11B: Glen Affric to Glen Moriston
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 12991 13885
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:382m
Col:727m  NH109142  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 34
(1:25k) 414N 414S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 486 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Circuit of Carn Ghluasaid, Creag a'Chaorainn, Sgurr nan Convhairean, Sail Chaorain, Drochaid an Tuill EasaichGeoff Briggs30/05/2019
With Keithchristine9929/08/2018
With ChristineKeith9927/08/2018
Climbed solo. Exceptionally fine, warm, weather and dry underfoot. From Lundie (Loch Cluanie) to Old Military Road to stalkers path (excellent) all the way up Carn Ghluasaid. To Craig a Chaorainn, to Sgurr nan Conbhairean, to Sail Chaorainn. Return to Sgurr nan Conbhairean (skirted summit at 1050m contour). SW ridge to Drochaid an Tuill Easaich. S ridge to Meall Breac. Descend steep east slopes to Allt Coire nan Clach. Return to Lundie via stalkers path and old military road. Fine walk with extensive views of Kintail, Knoydart, Affric and south to Ben Nevis on a clear day. Fairly easy too in good conditions. Grassy/stony ridges with dramatic corries to the north and east (hidden from road).jamessteel10025/07/2018
From Lundie car park, via tracks straight up Carn Ghluasaid, then along ridges to Creag a' Chaorainn and Sgurr nan Conbhairean, then out to Sail Chaorainn, back by contouring round Sgurr nan Conbhairean to Droachaid an Tuill Easaich, descent via Meall Breac, then E to Allt Coire Lair, return to Lundie by track and military roadkdbennett01/07/2018
Re-visit. Swelteringly hot day.dal28/06/2018
Climbed from Creag a Chaorainn in clag.187lenny17/06/2018
round of carn ghluasaid, creag a chaorainn, squrr nan conbhairean, sail chaorainn, carn na coire mheadhoin, tigh mor na seilge, drochaid an tuill easaich, A, chioch, from A87.robertphillips27/05/2017
Rain and sleet on top but a great daymn2321/05/2017
2nd munro of day. Rain / sleet shower on way to summit. Sheltered in 'cell' at back of summit cairn for lunch.dave neilson21/05/2017
With Penda. From wild camp at Lundie on Loch Cluanie. Via Carn Ghulasaid and on to Sgurr nan Conbhairean. Sunny, windy on tops but warm out of the wind. 11.25 miles, 6.5 hours.beorwulf04/05/2017
Wet and wild, traverse of the ridge from the southMoorponder15/10/2016
Sgurr nan Conbhairean, Carn Ghluasaid and Sail Chaorainntomd407/09/2016
follow the route to bag 3 munros. following the edge of the corrie cliff which is a good path from Carn Ghluasaid. the summit has a great view.Aristotle Chip21/08/2016
Weather fair.MountainMac17/08/2016
Staying with guys n gals from York alpine club in strawberry cottage, circuit over Corbett then south over two Munro tops and two repeat Munros and back down the valleyvegibagger28/05/2016
YAC. S&C+Annie from Strawberry Cottage, Glen Affriclithosyork28/05/2016
Second Munro of the day with Brian R. Clear and calm and slushy snow.Play2End20/04/2016
On New Year trip to Shiel Lodge at Shiel Bridge with CUHWC friends. With MJ and JA on a windy day - lots of spindrift!AGWilliamson01/01/2016
On New Year trip to Shiel Lodge at Shiel Bridge with CUHWC friends. Carn G, Sgurr nan C, Sail C and some tops with AW and JA on a windy day - lots of spindrift!Mark Jackson01/01/2016
Tashpigerg19/07/2015
Done as a part of a 3 munro day with Hazel and Gordon. Turned into a bit of an epic when wind tripled in strength, visibility vanished and planned descent route turned out a lot tougher than planned thanks to the full winter conditions.jonbowyer03/01/2015
John BeChris Blake18/09/2014
What a great summit position. Warm with great visibility.Roblex18/06/2014
With Tommunromurph12/07/2013
A round of Carn Ghluasaid, Sgurr nan Conbhairean - Creag a'Chaorainn, Sgurr nan Conbhairean, Sail Chaorainn, CT and Sgurr nan Conbhairean - Drochaid an Tuill Easaich.rhalstead06/07/2013
MMC Ratagan weekend. Carn Glusaid with Eunice Coop and John Berry. They turned back to go home. I carried on to do all 3 munros. Mist and a little snow. 7 hour round.alexmaclennan12/05/2013
2/3 in winter round Rime ice very tricky on descent of northern face -wychwood03/11/2012
Solo afternoon walk in unexpectedly wet & windy conditionsbarnz4827/07/2012
Second half of the horseshoe from Cluaniedickscroop07/06/2012
Solo, 2nd of 3. Easy going to 2nd Munro although path up can be lost easy. Something like 45mins from 1st Munro, at a canter.bowzi05/06/2012
Hyperopic23/07/2011
3 of 9: From Creag a Chaorainn.ChrisR20/06/2011
round of 5 carn ghluasaid, squrr nan conbhairean, sail chaorainn, a chralaig, and mullach fraoch choire. cycled back from cluanie inn to car.robertphillips10/06/2011
JimT12/02/2011
climed as part of 3akmilne15/09/2010
done with AKMilneFCMark15/09/2010
ghaley12/07/2010
KeithByTheC30/05/2010
Climbed with Richard - excellent weather / zero wind.amcculloch10/02/2010
184th - Allan - from Loch Cluanie, dry and clear day, snow above 800m well bonded.RGibbs10/02/2010
EUHWC burns trip 2010Bronagh23/01/2010
2nd of the trio of Munros. Strange narrow wind shelter on top.Jhimmy12/08/2009
With Gavin Rees.Dangerous Dave01/08/2009
With club, walking from Strawberry Cottage completeing Mullach Fraoch-choire, A'Chralaig, Sgurr nan Conbhairean, Sail Chaorainn.JamesSDonald11/07/2009
With Karen Cloud cleared from the summit whilst we were therealanm13/06/2009
Second munroe of the day after Carn Ghluasaid. Rafts of snow on surrounding slopes. Easy ascent although quite steep.dspenc1621/05/2009
Loch Cluanie to Cluanie Inn via Carn Ghluasaid, Sgurr nan Conbhairean, Sail Chaorainn, A'Chralaig, Mullach Fraoch-choire and Ciste Dubh. Day 21 of 59 for all Munros. 24km, +/-2500m, 10 hours.PGCE17/04/2009
SMMC Morvich meet.clashcityrocker09/04/2008
With Will, Alan, Chris & Craig. And a broken foot. On way to Kishorn.Grinner02/01/2008