N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way. Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land(*).
*For information about access rights in Scotland see the ScotWays website.
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 109 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)||By||Date of Ascent|
|Parked at Am Feur Loch. Up the track past the deer fence, then cut across east to the Allt Lochan a' Chleirich. Seems like I took a slightly more southerly direct line than other reports, which took me to steep rocky / heathery / fern covered ground around 869717, not recommended. Then easy ground from about the 300m contour. Descended a steep gully very slightly east of south, then much easier ground to join the track on the way to the Corbetts.||Owen B||26/08/2019|
|From the green 'red stable' by Am Feur-Loch. Along track, through gate in deer fence. Followed fence to stream coming down west side of hill. Ascended by stream. Izig-zagged thru crags. No difficulties, other than rough ground in first part of ascent.||KeithByTheC||01/08/2019|
|From the Red Barn on the main road to the East of Am Feur-Loch over the deer fence and follow the burn up to 867719, turning right to ascend on grass between crags, then curving right to summit. A rock free ascent , summit in 50 mins.||NormanW||15/06/2019|
|From the Red Barn, along the Loch na Oiche track and then up through the young trees to the rock maze above. A very fine hill with expected good views. Return to the cattle grid.||fasgadh||05/05/2019|
|1of4: From A832 Fishing Hut CP at 856720||ChrisR||05/12/2018|
|From the cattle grid, direct at first, veering left at any difficulties to reach easy ground to E. No scrambling involved and 1hr to the top. A smashing pointy summit.||Chris Peart||06/11/2018|
|4th and final of 4 Marilyns in day car bagging with Jon Glew. Parked at cattle grid on A832. After carefully studying map for rooute throgh crags ended up heading straight for summit to SE picking best line up gullies virtually no scrambling on icy rocks partially covered in dry snow. Return by a similar maybe easier route to the south and paralel to ascent route.
Total distance walked 1.58 miles with 265m of ascent, with cold icy conditions had feel of a real mountain despite its lack in height.||SteveSmith||06/02/2018|
|From cattle grid to NW, on A832 as others. Once over the deer gate took a direct route to the top up some nice scrambly gullies. Heather and tussock grass initially. Pleasant rocky top. With Steve Smith.||jonglew||06/02/2018|
|Parked at Red Stables (green building, colour blind?!). Track for a bit then up the steep slopes between crags. Snow crisper but still tough going.||N.Morters||01/01/2018|
|Parked at the cattle grid, had to climb over the gate (padlocked), then followed good deer tracks E along the fence because they were there, then a rising traverse below crags on more deer tracks to a landslip just before a small stream (not mapped), then followed the stream up, first on the W and then the E. Comes out on easy ground (W of the mapped stream) leading directly to the top, no nasty false summits. Superb views. Same route down, except that I went direct to the road over the deer fence. Not recommended, it used to be forestry, and there is a lot of brash and holes hidden in deep heather and long grass, the deer tracks by the fence are better.||Gill||17/12/2017|
|From the car park by Am Feur Loch SE up the track and across to Lochan a Chleirich and up the gully behind to the SE ridge. Down the NW ridge. Nice rocky summit and a tremendous view point||LesH||16/04/2017|
|self. at Gairloch with I Robertson||davidsbatty||19/11/2016|
|From fishing hut to Lochan a'Chleirich an up from there. Overcast, dry, mild, calm, good views except highest tops obscured.||iangalbraith||23/06/2015|
|A sunny autumn afternoon with good visibility. From cattle grid on A832, starting with an uncomfortable climb to a minor 190m col. After that the terrain becomes easier but there are many dangerous crags, I would not like to be up there in mist.||Topographer57||15/10/2014|
|With: hb sb ab; Parked by bridge from Am Feur-Loch outflow. Followed track onto NW ridge. Returned by dropping down N to road.||Ian Baines||06/07/2014|
|With Dave Roeder. From car 100m W of cattle grid (15:45) crossed fence & took faint path to R edge of crag & up sub-peak (mistake). Down, then wound through long grass & crags to rocky summit (16:40). Down grass slopes further E but tricky near road in recent felling. Finish 17:35. Dry; good views.||dbb||07/06/2014|
|solo on trip up to Longa Island with Rob Woodall||vegibagger||16/11/2013|
|Parked by the 'red hut' by Am Feur-Loch on A832 (NG 857 721) - plenty of parking space. Took nature trail path over bridge and through deer fence. Then left path and headed along burn running down from Lochan a'Chleirich, crossing it some 200m upstream. Then worked round NE, following a burn up a gully on N end of the hill, to avoid the crags. Once at top of little gorge, climbed easily SE to summit. Returned the same way. Windy and rain all the way.||Man of Kernow1||27/10/2013|
|From Red Barn (painted green). Liz recovering from back injury.||jimbloomer||16/06/2013|
|With Mora, from the A832 nr Loch Bad an Sgalaig.||BLACKHILL||18/05/2013|
|Various inc JC DC O. Rocky hill. Traverse west to east.||Martin66||05/05/2013|
|A quickie during a Gairloch week on a windy day with clag covering the higher tops. With Martin66, JC, J, Harts & Otis from the cattle grid. There doesn't seem to be a best way to do this hill from here. We just picked our own ways up between the craggy bits arguing amongst ourselves... Then continued SE dropping to Lochan a'Chleirich on easier ground. It's easy enough to wander round the loch & then through the trees to join the track leading back to the road.||NotReallyABagger||05/05/2013|
|W Jenx, parked at cattle grid on A832 to West. Crossed gate in deer fence and arose steep tussocks ground and young scots pines. Wove through several outcrops to summit of fine cairn on rocky outcrop. Grand view of Loch Maree and back out to sea. Just under cloud.||nordicstar||08/12/2012|
|Parked on the A832 by the hut to the NW. Took the path to get through the deer fence before heading for the summit. Weather closed in followed by heavy rain so no views :(||garyhoney||11/06/2010|
|Layby to NW, near forest. Made way over rough ground, many craggy outcrops. Cairn on top of grassy, heathery rock. Fine views over Loch Maree to Slioch etc.||Aye Jimmy||25/10/2007|
|Parked by tin shed. Over bridge to first rise on track looking in vain for an easy way across the newly planted 3' tall trees. Crossed the river and fought way up rough stuff to a sheer rock face. Clamber up steep slopes with rocks and holes to get a view of final grey rock walls on top of ridge. Found a way around these and a final back track to domey top with neat cairn at 10.10. Excellent view of Loch Maree and islands. Sat on GPS going down and cracked the glass.||arranc||02/07/2005|
|Out and back from the main road.||Eddie||27/05/2001|
|pleasant interesting outcroppy ascent, fine summit & view. cattle grid 867724||RHW||05/05/2001|