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Name:Sgurr Ban
Hill number:961
Height:970m / 3182ft
Parent (Ma):956  Beinn Eighe - Spidean Coire nan Clach
Parent (SMC):956  Beinn Eighe - Spidean Coire nan Clach
RHB Section:13A: Loch Torridon to Loch Maree
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Ewe
Class:Simm, Munro Top, Murdo
(Tu,Sim,MT,Mur)
Grid ref:NG 97458 60008
Summit feature:outcrop 25m W of cairn
Drop:65m
Col:905m  NG969597  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 19
(1:25k) 433
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 214 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From the Munro. Fine top. On to Sgurr nan Fhir Duibhe on a wet and windy day with showers passing through and glimpses of the surrounding mountains briefly viewed. With Steve Lewis.jonglew09/09/2018
with John Glewthenomad09/09/2018
Beinn Eighe Munros and Tops from Glen TorridonGeoff Briggs28/05/2018
West to East Beinne Eighe traverse. Solo.Dangerous Dave22/05/2017
revisit for the tops, C/W round of sail mhor, coinneach mhor, ruadh stac mor, spidean coire nan clach, squrr ban, squrr nan fhir duidhe,robertphillips07/05/2017
with last munroDunlawyering17/08/2016
Kinlochewe - Meall a' Ghiubhais - Ruadh Stac Beag - Spidean Coire nan Clach - Sgurr Ban - Sgurr nan Fhir Duibhe - Creag Dhubh - Kinlochewedavidpettit8430/05/2016
With Andy. Starting from cottage in Kinlochewe. Ridge from Creag Dhubh to Sgurr Ban, then descended north to return.Crib Goch22/09/2014
neil hutton26/05/2013
with Jamie and dog Ben-Ji up from the car park to Spidean Coire nan Clach and east to Sgurr Ban and Sgurr an Fhir Duibhe and another picture of me perching in the top of an overhanging pinaclevegibagger09/04/2012
JimT20/07/2011
self (Beinn Eighe)davidsbatty16/07/2010
Ruadh stac Mor, Beinn Eighn + Tops, 19.7km, 1800m, 8.5hrJamesSDonald20/02/2009
Shapely topsignyred02/08/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit01/08/2007
Blisco02/07/2007
NUFWS Torridon trip, with Ian, Phil & Keith.Grinner11/06/2006
Solo walk to Spidean Coire nan Clach (972m, 993m), Sgùrr Bàn, Sgùrr nan Fhir Duibhe, Sgùrr Bàn, Spidean Coire nan Clach (993m, 972m), Còinneach Mhòr East Top, Còinneach Mhòr and via bad step to Sàil Mhòr. Descended west. Weather was fine.pwbellarby11/05/2006
car pk 021628, anticlock round of E tops RHW05/05/2001
Glasgow and Lancaster weekend. J Moss, Des Alcorn, mike Sproule, Billy McIsaac and lots of others. Fantastic snow, sun and blue skies.alexmaclennan09/02/2001
with Ken on trip to bag point 993 - upgraded to Munro. beautiful afternoon. via Coire Mhic Fearchairniallp23/09/2000
Date unknown paulsross01/01/2000
CK, club SheilaS12/04/1998
Galltywenallt18/10/1997
Part of the Ben Eighe traverse.Aye Jimmy24/07/1996
Round of Liathach and Beinn Eighe from Torridon hostel descending, with collapsed shufflee, to Loch Bharranch.Eddie27/05/1994
Our final top of warm and sunny day with Terry and Ian before finding our way carefully south to path and road.Dugswell211/06/1992
This mountain seemed well-named today, looking bleached in the bright sunshine, few shadows. On leg the E ridge of Coinneach Mhor, over Spidean Coire nan Clach to Sgurr Ban. Part of a greater traverse of all the summits of Beinn Eighe. With brother, Pete. Delightful ridgewalking.pwheeler23/05/1992
from S C nan C. down steeply to col with very strange overhanging rock formation. Clamber up in fantastic scenery to top 15.45. to S F D.arranc05/06/1991
petey01/01/1990
Date unknown (pre 1995) RHW01/01/1990
Date estimated, sometime summer 1989 on uni break.steveroberts01/07/1989
with Peter Ringrose, VRMCRockhopper21/02/1989
Beinn Eighe ridge from West to EastPeterD10/06/1987
From Cromasaig.BLACKHILL01/06/1985
MG Uisdean2527/01/1985
Whole familydickscroop01/07/1984
See Beinn Eighe - Ruadh-stac Morgerrybowes18/04/1981
Lairig Uisdean2525/10/1980
NH, JaM (Lairig) Uisdean2515/10/1977
Ascended whilst following the Beinn Eighe ridge from Kinlochewe to Torridon in heavy rain. Repeated this ascent 30/08/1977.JohnW07/06/1977
On my own, possibly about 1963, or perhaps much later dbb01/08/1963
Driftwood23/06/2019
Blair28209/06/2019
carole engel28/09/2018
mcbiydw209/08/2018
Scott Morley 8624/05/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
suprisefish09/07/2017
Sick Kid02/10/2016