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Name:Sgurr Choinnich
Hill number:892
Height:999.2m / 3278ft
Parent (Ma):885  Sgurr a' Chaorachain
RHB Section:12A: Kyle of Lochalsh to Garve
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Beauly, Carron
Watershed:Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Land's End to John o' Groats, Inner Moray Firth, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
Grid ref:NH 07628 44616
Summit feature:cairn
Col:866m  NH 0817 4460  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 25
(1:25k) 429
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 427 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With Sunny & Iain - 6 Monar Munros, overnight camp Day 1 Bidein a Choire Sheasgaich, Lurg Mhor, Sgurr a' Chaorachain, Sgurr ChoinnichHuwel13/06/2020
Paul and Terri15/09/2019
2nd ascentdmckeith07/09/2019
squrr choinnich repeat, squrr na conbhaire, squrr a chaorachain repeat, bidean an eoin deirg my final munro top, cycled up from craig to wire rope crossing.robertphillips12/06/2019
A 33.5km, 3 Munro epic at Glenuig, climbing Sgurr Choinnich, Sgurr a' Chaorachain & Maoile Lunndaidh. Tricky with 45mph gusts but a cracking day out.Chris Mac13/04/2019
From Craig, via Bealach Bhearnais.Isbjorn Winter Round19/02/2019
From Craig, walk/cycle to Pollan Buidhe, then walk to near Glenuaig Lodge, then across valley and up N ridge of Carn nam Fiaclan to summit, continuing to Creag Toll a'Choin and Maoile Lunndaidh, returning to Carn nam Fiaclan, descent of Fuar-tholl Beag to Drochaid Mhuilich, bivvyed by stream from corrie loch, then to summit of Sgurr a' Chaorachain via Sron na Frianich, return trip out to Bidean an Eoin Deirg, then across to Sgurr Choinnich, descending to Bealach Bhearnais and along path in valley back to Pollan Buidhe and thence to Craig.kdbennett19/05/2018
Sick Kid18/05/2018
GavinTheobald 208/05/2018
With Geraldine.Chris Blake27/10/2017
ChrisGeraldine Fardon27/10/2017
ot sunshine. Camping near the wire bridge. Long day of 3 munrosmn2324/07/2017
1st munro of the day. Parked at Craig and walked / cycled in to camp at Pollen Buidhe. Nice site by a river but the heat brought out midges in droves.Great views from summit of Torridon etc.dave neilson24/07/2017
From Craig, MTB on track then round of Sgurr Choinnich, Sgurr a'Chaorachain and Bidean an Eoin Deirg.rhalstead06/06/2017
Sgurr Choinnich and Sgurr a' Chaorachain via the usual route, starting off from the Achnashellach Forest car park. Snow on top and snowing. Descent from Sgurr a' Chaorachain was hard on the knees so I gladly accepted a lift from the deer stalker rather than 3 miles down the track.tsharp18/04/2017
use a bike its a 6km walk in on an easy path it will allow you to do all 3. its an easy path to followAristotle Chip26/03/2017
Long walk in from Craig. Steepish west ridge, with a few minor scrambles. No problems, but a bit breezy up top.Jhimmy16/10/2016
with fraser on club meet, corbet first before completing on the secound munroe.JamesSDonald18/06/2016
Long walk in Caroline and Barry on Bikes catching us up. Nice hills.nickywood105/06/2016
Chris Terrey 30/05/2016
On TGO Challenge, with Sue, from Bealach Bhearnais. Also climbed on 25/03/1991.Phreerunner14/05/2016
Hal & Rafe07/05/2016