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Name:Cruachan South Top
Hill number:5770
Height:524.6m / 1721ft
Parent (Ma):56  Beinn Uamha
RHB Section:01C: Loch Lomond to Strathyre
County/UA:Stirling (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Forth, Leven (Dumbarton)
Watershed:Firth of Forth, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Firth of Clyde, Land's End to John o' Groats, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
Grid ref:NN 35360 07280
Summit feature:no feature: tussock
Col:484m  NN353075  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 56
(1:25k) OL39S 364S
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 22 users)ByDate of Ascent
Easy diversion from Cruachan main topAlan Moore22/04/2019
cruachan, cruachan south top, moal a chapuill west top, moal a chapuill, from head of loch arklet parked below large pine trees.robertphillips03/10/2017
Level grassy summit. #2 of 4 from Rob Roy viewpoint car park.RHW04/06/2017
After Cruachan main summit. Onwards to Cruinne a'Bheinn.Minto25/09/2016
On way back from Cruinn Bheinn to Inversnaid.Topographer5725/09/2016
Done with Jonathan and Jimassynt_bob25/09/2016
Looking for Midas with Holly and Abby. A gorgeous high cloud, light wind, sunny, day with fabulous views from Ben Lomond, round Glen Douglas hills, Arrochar and Crienlarich hills to Trossachs. Snow above 2000'. Rob Roy Carpark, Cruachan, Cruinn a Bheinn, Beinn Uamha, and back over the tops. New Deer fence needed to be jumped several times. 7 hours.alexmaclennan02/02/2013
First top of rough ridge.campagvelocet26/06/2012
Gavin Theobald06/09/2014
Colin Crawford11/12/2007