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Name:Meall Buidhe
Hill number:123
Height:932.1m / 3058ft
Section:02A: Loch Rannoch to Glen Lyon
Classification:Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur
Drop:316m
Col:616m  NN447447  

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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
1097310/10/2015NN 49845 49937  F: CairnDSM
Summit
GJ
1561631/08/2016NN 49846 49937  F: CairnCraig67
Summit
Jim
1978607/07/2017NN 49844 49938  F: cairngvjackson
Summit
GJ
2004709/08/2017NN 49844 49937  F: CairnDSM
Summit
DM
2095912/10/2014NN 49841 49937  F: not recorded
S: Leica RX1250
AD
SummitX
DM
-51216/07/2006NN 49842 49937  F: cairn
O: cairn is highest point of rather flat area
S: Abney level
gvjackson
Summit
-51325/07/2007NN 49842 49944  F: cairn
O: cairn is highest point of rather flat area
S: Abney level
dbb
Summit
-51426/05/2013NN 49843 49937  F: cairn
O: cairn is highest point of rather flat area
S: Abney level
K&AD
Summit



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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 495 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With M+D, clear up top, good scone at post officeRodge03/09/2017
SoloUisdean2503/06/2017
M2Dave Geere17/04/2017
ACW Round of meall buidhe SE top, meall buidhe, garbh mheall, carabad, meall nan aighean, meall buidhe west top, meall cruinn, creag riabhach, sron sitheag, from glen lyon road end at loch an daimh.robertphillips02/04/2017
solo fantastic views, after s/d/Llithosyork21/01/2017
From Giorra Damkdbennett29/10/2016
With Ian.Dangerous Dave02/10/2016
Straightforward if wet and boggy ascent from the dam. Mizzly cloud above 850m ish, got to the top to the sound of bagpipes in the mist! Looked like a last munro party! Well done!steveroberts13/08/2016
Daimh circuitjustin99925/07/2016
Straightforward ascent as per Walkhighlands route.TRG31814/07/2016
Straight up and down from Giorra Dam. Sunny, dry day but hugely windy on top. Northerly was whipping up the snow so made it feel like hailstones. Amazing feeling :)liljonb10/05/2016
9.2k in 2:50.christine9920/04/2016
Solo- Good views, Glen Lyon, Glen Coe, Rannoch MoorTopsaswell13/03/2016
With JaniceJamesSDonald22/11/2015
Solo with Holly and Lily on the WH route. Drizzle most of the way. Boggy but very obvious path to summit. Exhilarating last 15 minutes in the high wind with good viz and no rain.alexmaclennan31/10/2015
From Giorra Dam after doing Stuc an Lochain in the morning. After heavy rain yesterday the ascent was an absolute boggy morass.Crib Goch07/06/2015
Ascended in good weather with terrible hangover. Great views across Rannoch Moor to Buchaille Etive Mor and the Nevis/ Mamores rangesraffemeister12/10/2014
Climbed in the morning. A bit of rain at the summit which soon passed. Nice views accross to Loch Rannoch. Sophia found the geocache.darradog22/08/2014
From Loch an Daimh dam at NN 51094 46373.marktrengove02/05/2014
Easy walk in whiteout 500m off route following footprints in the snow...oopsgeoffreybbb19/01/2014
Meall Buidhe and tops from dam.rhalstead08/09/2013
Started from Giorra dam in mid afternoon. Luckily did this one in a spell of dry weather (no rain for previous two weeks), otherwise would have been a real bog. Even so, a few wet spots on the walk. Route was the standard trade route, up the left side of Coire Beithe, then over the moor and up to the col between Meall a' Phuill and Meall Buidhe. Ascended to the ridge, and over to the summit. Easy ascent, there and back within three hours.oriolefan10113/07/2013
From Loch an Daimh over Creagan nan Gobhar to Cam Chreag, then on to Meall BuidheGallovidian29/03/2013
http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=26025basscadet07/10/2012
SMHC with Alan Munro, Sarah Anne Sinclair & me cloudy day with some rain showers. 3 hour munroLizzieG16/09/2012
Day 6 of 7-day Southern Highlands trip. Did Stuchd an Lochain first and then onto here. Very gentle and fast (1hr) ascent from dam. Next onto Cam Chreag for me while Ruth descended back to car.AGWilliamson25/07/2011
Meall Buidhetcrannoch09/07/2011
100th Marilyn as light training for Alpine expedition. With Iain, Simon and Darren.andy02/07/2011
Meall Buidhe in the morning, Stuchd an Lochain in the afternoon, Meall Ghaordie in the evening. Day 33 of 59 for all Munros.PGCE01/05/2011
From Loch an Daimh dam by the standard route.davidpettit8424/04/2011
meall buidhe and stuc an lochain in the morning, and meall man tamarchan in the afternoon/evening.robertphillips06/03/2011
MC JCMartin6606/03/2011
Solo winter hillwalk. Some fresh powder overnight down to below the dam. Moorland peat hags filled in with deep snow, used snowshoes a fair bit. Whiteout conds. (*very* dodgy drive back over Lawers pass (should have gone back same way along Glen Lyon!)jonbowyer12/02/2011
AnnetteChris Blake24/10/2010
Did this one myself! Ran part of the way up and all the way down. Took me 1h50m!akmilne10/07/2010
Nice and easy hill to go up and brilliant views from the top! If at all possible, try climbing it on a clear day!! Roddy and I thoroughly enjoyed it.Gebirgsjaeger19/06/2010
Number 128. did by ourselves with JD. Lovely sunny day. Stopped for a drink and to watch Germany defeat England at World Cup on way home.Al-get-there01/06/2010
With Markgrimjimm02/05/2010
Jim and I on a changeable day, rain, snow, sun and a biting wind. Took path nearest carpark and at top in 1hr30, came back down path on South shoulder, much easier! Back at car 2h45. Stuchd an Lochain next :)bowzi02/05/2010
5th ascentThearlaichdubh05/09/2009
Second of the dayMc101p22/05/2009
Climbed with Maggie on sunny day with glorious views all round ( from Ben Nevis and Glencoe in the west to Schiehallion and Ben Lawers in the east).dave neilson19/04/2009
davemn2319/04/2009
done with stuchd an lochainbuggerlugs10/04/2009
With U.A.M. then DaveKevin2903528/03/2009
A late start after a few wrong turns. Showery, easy ascent but good visibility over to Glen Coe, Rannoch moor and Nevis.Roblex15/06/2008
Combined walk of both Loch an Daimh summits from dam, in dry conditions, with Dave M.barnz4813/10/2007
From car below Lochan Daimh dam (9:50) walked along track and up S ridge to summit. Long summit ridge; no view. Returned by same route to dam (12:30) and on to Stuchd an Lochain (qv). dbb25/07/2007
Parked at approx: NN512464. Climbed Stuchd an Lochain first, went back to my car, rested and then onto Meall Buidhe. Weather started to rain so abandoned my circular route.Jhimmy12/07/2007
From giorra dam with my Uncle John. Bit of a bog tot. Once the ridge reached plenty of cairns. GPS helpful in locating the big summit cairn.isabelle12/07/2007