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Name:Ben Mor Coigach [Ben More Coigach] [Beinn Mhor na Coigich]
Hill number:1208
Height:743m / 2438ft
Section:16F: Lochinver to Ullapool
Classification:Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G,Y,P600,P500
Drop:655m
Col:88m  NC143057  
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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
912124/07/2015NC 09397 04247  F: Shelter Cairn.
O: OS records a Surface Block but could only find a rivet (witness?) on LHD side as entering the shelter.
jonglew
Summit
GJ
1503428/05/2016NC 09399 04242  F: windshelter
S: Abney
RAB
Summit
GJ
1530621/08/2016NC 09398 04246  F: Stone shelterDSM
Summit
Jim
-445409/06/2003NC 09398 04241  F: windsheltergvjackson
Summit
-445501/08/2009NC 09396 04244  F: windshelterP&EH
Summit
-445616/04/2010NC 09398 04242  F: windshelterIH
Summit
-445724/10/2012NC 09399 04243  F: windshelterLR
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 254 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Speicein Coinnich. Solo.Dangerous Dave29/09/2019
With Lindagrimjimm03/08/2019
Brilliant hike, windy hereAdventurers528/05/2019
Anti-clockwise circuit from near end of road towards Culnacraig KeithByTheC17/04/2019
With: hb; From CP at Culnacraig, used path across to above gorge of Allt nan Coisiche, then direct up SW ridge & narrow ridge of Speicein nan Garbh-choireachan. Round to Ben More Coigach summit for lunch. Stunning views over Summer Islesfrom narrow ridge.Ian Baines01/06/2018
Fantastic circuit of the Coigach peaks from parking area near Culnacraig in bright sunny conditions, breezy. Speicein nan Garbh-choireachan, Ben More Coigach, Speicein Coinnich, Beinn Tarsuinn, steep descent then climb and traverse to Sgorr Tuath, Beinn an Eoin, Sgurr an Fhidhleir, Beinn nan Caorach North Top (camped overnight), Beinn nan Caorach, Conmheall.RobertP26/05/2018
Great ridge walk from Garbh Choireachan. Lovely views and interesting but straightforward path.Owen B28/09/2017
With Fiddler. Great ridge, took shelter on summit from rain storm.twg2705/09/2017
AloneRob Pen y Garn12/08/2017
Easy ascent from Sgurr nan Fhidhleir. Bone dry slopes. The west ridge and rocky descent are superb. Great in good weather.Campbell Singer06/05/2017
pleasant ascent on warm cloudy day. Finding start of route from parking place was difficult!oatcake19/06/2016
SMMC Elphin meet, with Iain Coker and Trevor Webster.clashcityrocker25/05/2016
Second of 5 hills, parking at NC 06380 04107. Good ridge walk from Speicein nan Garbh-choireachan. On to Fhidleir, Beinn nan Caorach and Conmheall. Stunning views N to Stac Pollaidh, Suilven etc.jonglew24/07/2015
selfdavidsbatty08/09/2014
In mist.Adrian10/06/2014
After Garbh-choireachan and the Speicein. 2nd or maybe 3rd time here: these are great hills. Spent a good while poking about the summit area in search of the OS surface block (trig) but no joy. On to Fhidhleir.RHW30/05/2014
With KieraLoz_mck24/05/2014
round of 3 grahams bae.saf,bmc,robertphillips24/05/2014
Rockhoppers trip. Circular from Culnacraig. Ben Mor Coigach ridge (738m and 743m peaks) onto Sgurr an Fhidhleir (705m). Poor visibility lifted pm. Decent weather. Snow above 650m on NW of ridge.tobywharne30/12/2013
Solo. From car park a little short of the end of the road at Culnacraig. From Culnacraig followed a path, not shown on OS 1:50,000 map, that ascended ENE. Path petered out. Ascended NW flank of Speicein nan Garbh-choireachan up a mostly grassy rake through scree and crags. Along ridge ENE to summit of Ben More Coigach, keeping to creast most of time. Bits of scrambling on the ridge of no great difficulty. On to Speicein Coinnich over one or two minor tops on the way. Continued to Sgùrr an Fhidhleir and its tops.pwbellarby31/07/2013
With Bassetlaw Hill & Mountain Club after climbig Sgurr an Fhidleralwaysinshorts29/10/2012
John Paul Eleanor Jennie Chris Helen +Chris Blake30/04/2012
2 of 3: From Speicein nan G-choireachan.ChrisR19/04/2012
2nd ascent. Solo. Before SaF and BaE.amswanston13/04/2012
very fineThearlaichdubh26/04/2011
Dry, mostly sunny, cold wind, good views.iangalbraith09/06/2009
a straightforward ascent of the two graham tops of b.m.c. and s.a.f. from small layby by loch lurggainn, followed an at times sketchy path to under the fiddlers nose and up a fairly steep gulley to another world of a view!!!stig_nest03/06/2009
Parked at Blughasary, followed track before Coigach and then Fhidhleir, before back to infamous posties path to car - too forever it seemed!nordicstar13/04/2009
neil hutton25/05/2008
Beware of returning via Postman's Path, it's poorly marked and dangerous, with unbridged streams wich may be in spate.Topographer5708/05/2008
Date approx. With J, PW and SAshley01/01/2008
est dateIanHHill10/07/2007
Clear day with great views with A,C, M and B.PeterD31/05/2007
With Lynseyalistairpooler24/07/2005
G and Aarthurwhittaker01/09/2003
With Chris Gordon ...zoob13/04/2003
From pt134 on the yellow road to the west and over Sgurr an Fhidhleir. Then on to pt717.Alan Moore02/06/2002
Self and Sally; with Sgurr an FhidleirInvicta1406/07/2001
CK, Eve SheilaS29/04/2000
From minor road at nc138067BLACKHILL19/04/2000
RHW01/01/2000
Solo, pre-dawn ascent on geology field trip/amswanston01/05/1997
with Michelle starting much earlier than yesterdays abandoned walk. Good weather but BMC in cloud initially. Michelle with no crampons finds ice on the moorland bogs a problem. Higher up with just snow underfoot it's easier. Summit plateau cleared of cloud by time we get there and it's glorious. Panorama across sea to south is stunningvegibagger30/12/1996
Round of Beinn an Eoin, Sgurr an Fhidhleir, Ben Mor Coigach, Speicein nan Garbh-choireachan and Beinn Tarsuinn from east side of Loch Lurgainn.Eddie08/11/1995
Circuit from Blughasaryrjf3520/07/1995
Estimated dateRobertP16/05/1994
Also 26/06/2012.tallscottishguy03/05/1993
On honeymoonSteveF26/08/1992
with CB, Dominique and Jacky. Lovely bright day. From the south.niallp30/03/1991
petey01/01/1990