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Name:Meall Coire na Gaoithe'n Ear
Hill number:6381
Height:801.3m / 2629ft
Parent (Ma):737  Meall Buidhe
RHB Section:10B: Knoydart to Glen Kingie
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Nevis (Loch)
Class:Simm, Corbett Top
(Tu,Sim,CT)
Grid ref:NM 86766 99771
Summit feature:outcrop
Drop:30.6m
Col:770.7m  NM 8673 9972  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33 40
(1:25k) 398E 413S
Survey:Leica RX1250
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From Inverie over Meall Buidhe, Luinne Bheinn and tops in between. Dreadful day, heavy rain with hail showers for a bit of variety.IWC12/10/2019
PaulineC12/10/2019
Toril14/07/2019
stuartgreig14/07/2019
Gavin Theobald08/07/2019
interloper30/08/2018
Route: Car park at Kinloch Hourn - Barisdale - Gleann Unndalain (wild camp) - Luinne Bheinn East Top - Luinne Bheinn - Meall Coire na Gaoithe’n Ear - Druim Leac a’ Shith - Meall Buidhe SE Top - Meall Buidhe - An t-Uiriollach - Inverie Long Beach Campsite (camp) - Gleann an Dubh-Lochain - Barisdale - car park at Kinloch Hourn. Stats: 19hrs54, 59.5km, 4,116m ascent. Weather: pleasant first day, claggy above 300m on second day, then very wet & windy on third day. Notes: walked with injured knee, only MCP & I summited Meall Coire na Gaoithe'n Ear & Druim Leac a’ Shith.millionmts13/08/2018
Third of 6 peaks with Vic. A bit drizzly.mikejacobs12/08/2018
Camping at Inverie with Reg, completed horseshoe of Luinnie Bheinn to Meall BuidheJamesSDonald18/07/2018
FCL18/07/2018
with Alex Thomsondavidsbatty07/07/2018
Summit is a long way from the path, you would not go over it by default on a walk between Meall Buidhe and Luinne Bheinn. Unexpected promotion.alda21/06/2018
weaselmaster26/05/2018
Sick Kid26/05/2018
LadyinAyeVan12/05/2018
Caught the 0730 ferry from Mallaig to Inverie,set up camp at the Long Beach campsite then a 12 hour anti-clockwise circuit of Meall Buidhe & Luinne Bheinn. On own.MorecambeMonkey30/04/2018
mcbiydw225/07/2017
ianwatson22/07/2017
hillhunter15/07/2017
Kendall29/05/2017
alanm01/05/2017
dadofmorph11/05/2016
patrick09/05/2016
Lorna S19/09/2015
Owen B14/07/2015
Walk to The Old Forge Inn (Inverie)byron230213/06/2015
3 of 6: From Luinne Bheinn E. Top.ChrisR30/05/2015
weaselmaster25/05/2014
Sick Kid25/05/2014
dickiewren29/04/2014
Kevin2903502/07/2013
iaindbrown22/05/2013
alda22/05/2013
chalky195319/06/2012
steveroberts12/06/2012
Johnny Corbett28/04/2012
robertphillips24/06/2011
Dave Geere26/05/2011
With Gavin, Edi, Mary, Dom, Jasna & John.Dangerous Dave07/08/2010
thenomad16/06/2010
hill walker27/04/2010
justin99912/08/2009
With club,completeing Luinne Bhein, Meall Buidhe + Tops, 16.8km 1620m 9.0hrJamesSDonald03/05/2009
Camping with friends about the 350m level on the Barrisdale – Mam Barrisdale path. Circuit of Luinne Bheinn and Meall Buidhe. From Luinne Bheinn East Top I took the path heading towards Meall Buidhe. I deviated slightly off the path to reach the summit of a top of about 800m*. The path then goes over the slopes of Druim Leac a' Shith (839m), avoiding the summit. I went to the summit. This is a Corbett Top. I rejoined the path, going to Bealach a Coire and continuing up towards the South-east top of Meall Buidhe. I contoured round above large rock slabs to join the ridge to get to Sgurr Sgeithe. * Subsequently determined that this is Meall Coire na Gaoithe'n Ear as listed in DBIH.pwbellarby01/06/2008
Colinmac200506/05/2008
mae14/05/2007
N.Morters05/05/2007
kathyh28/10/2006
John Lee09/09/2006
IainK02/09/2006