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Name:Carn nan Gobhar
Hill number:895
Height:992m / 3255ft
Parent (Ma):884  Sgurr a' Choire Ghlais
RHB Section:12A: Kyle of Lochalsh to Garve
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Beauly, Catchment Boundaries, Cromarty
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NH 27305 43879
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:137m
Col:855m  NH266432  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 25
(1:25k) 430
Observations:area quite flat with boulders in vicinity of similar height to summit location
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 417 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Sgurr na Ruaidhe , descended to bealach nam Botaichean then up to summit.187lenny16/09/2018
Sam, Neil, Dave camping near Struy. Gate at 9ammn2314/07/2018
2nd munro of day. Done with Maggie, Sam and Neil.Wild camped the previous night near Struy. Weather warm with good views but cloud increased as day went on.dave neilson14/07/2018
Strathfarrar Munros from west to east, track from glen by Allt Toll a' Mhuic to Sgurr na Fearstaig, then along ridge Sgurr Fhuar-thuill, Creag Ghorm a' Bhealaich, Sgurr a' Choire Ghlais, Carn nan Gobhar and Sgurr na Ruaidhe, descending to track along Allt Coire Mhuillidh, down to glen, back to start by bikekdbennett22/06/2018
Cycled in from Inchmore for a traverse of the Strathfarrar Munros and Tops.rhalstead10/06/2018
Tim Elliot & Andrew Dyson neil hutton28/05/2018
Solo - Met two lads from Birmingham at the gate - Andy and Nick. Was lucky enough to get a lift back to my car from Andy. Thanks guys, it made my day.Geraldine Fardon05/05/2018
From Mullardoch dam. Creag Dubh (MT), Carn nan Gobhar, Sgurr an Lapaich, Sgurr nan Clachan Geala (MT) and Creag a' Chaorainn (Del MT).Peterb01/09/2017
Anticlockwise circuit of the Strathfarrar Munros. On own.MorecambeMonkey05/05/2017
As part of 4 munoro ridge traverse. Rob cycled back t0care . Clear viewsdavid.walker4001/05/2017
TD & CThis Dog25/08/2016
Second of 6 solo tops today. Cloud-covered tops to start, completely clear later.mikejacobs29/07/2016
Standard round of the Strathfarrer 6. Tops all in cloud and bealachs cloud free. Drizzly/ mizzly blustery day. long walk back to the car.alexmaclennan20/06/2016
with Sgurr na Ruaidhe. Maybe the last time in Strathfarrar after a gap of 31 yearsyounggl02/04/2016
with Gordon, Matt and Graham Bns7929/08/2015
With ChristineKeith9913/08/2015
With RodOik25/06/2015
With Jenny and Ken Strathfarrar fournickywood111/06/2015
Third of day. Calm and sunny. A bit dull.Play2End16/04/2015
SF, Richard, Duncan + othersChris Blake15/11/2014
Solo day completing Strathfarrar 4 - dry, hot and sunny on summit with some mistbarnz4813/09/2014
Second of Glen Strathfarrar fourrurquhart25/08/2014
Good path to summit with good visibilitymunromurph28/06/2014
Rocky top. Fairly easy climb from the other. Weather now dire.akmilne04/05/2014
mostly wet, dried off with the wind, then soaked again.. oh the joys.FCMark04/05/2014
2nd of 4. Can't recall much as I never added the log closer to the time of doing. 1 hour from the 1st peak and time for lunch!bowzi28/09/2013
ghaley14/07/2013
After Sgurr na Ruaighe. Cloud was down and the wind was picking up so we descended SSE back into the valley. We wanted to do the ridge in better conditions.mindlessflogger03/07/2013
Climbed with Andy Brown and Chris Dean. Translates to Hill of Goats.Davidjones26/05/2013
On a anti-clockwise round of the three easternmost Strathfarrar Munros. Excellent weather and views :-) See my blog post for more details: http://blog.alistairpooler.co.uk/2013/05/three-of-glen-strathfarrar-munros.htmlalistairpooler17/05/2013
See Sgurr Fhuar-thuilldickscroop22/09/2012
round of squrr na ruaidhe,carn nan gobhar, squrr a choire ghlais, squrr fhuar thuill, and beinn na muice.robertphillips22/03/2012
Long pull up from Ruaidhe col for just a Hump. A long boggy tramp back to car in glen. Misty on top but dry.chriswatson11/08/2011
2 of 8: From Sgurr na Ruaidhe.ChrisR27/06/2011
PART OF HORSE SHOE FROM MEALLAN NAN UANjennygraham01/04/2011
CraigW08/08/2010
From Deanie via Aonach na Reise and Sgurr na Ruaidhe; time restraints meant a descent by the S ridge of Carn nan Gobhar but this was fine as I had planned to take 2 days over the Strathfarrar 6.pwheeler23/05/2010
Stunning. Saw no-one else since I started to head up to first peak. Perfect views. Company: Soloiandesbottes02/04/2010
Climbed with Richard - good conditions however a bit of windamcculloch30/08/2009
174th - Allan - from Glen Strathfarrar parking just after Braulen Lodge, clear dry and cool, easy walking along the ridge, 2nd of 5 consecutive days without seeing anyonelse on the hills.RGibbs30/08/2009
With Jamie and Ben-Ji, Sgurr Fhuar-thuill,Craeg Gorm a'Bhealaich and tops Sgurr a'Choire Ghlais, carn nan Gobhar, Sgurr na Ruaidhevegibagger27/08/2009
with dad and Ben-Ji clockwise circuit over Sgurr Fhuar-Thuill, Creag Gorm a'Bhealaich, Srurr a, Choire Ghlais Carn nan Gobhar and Sgurr na Ruaidhe. 15/20 mins late out of the valley and the lady at the gate was cross told me dad off through me when I went to get her to open the gate.trigpillocksson27/08/2009
Did the usual 4 Munro round. Used a car/Bike for the road sections. Good weather. Anti-clockwise.Jhimmy09/08/2009
Day 3 TGO Challenge. 3rd summit on v snowy ridgealiogden11/05/2009
2nd time.PGCE13/04/2009
With Brian Dickson & Gavin Rees.Dangerous Dave17/10/2008
Completed Sgurr Fhumar-thuill, Sgurr a'Choire Ghlais, Carn nan Ghobhair, Sgurr na Ruaichie + 2 Tops, 30km, 1690m, in 7.8hrJamesSDonald01/08/2008
240redcon27/07/2008
3rdThearlaichdubh12/06/2008
Munro 228 2007 compleationancient brit27/08/2007