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Name:Sgurr Ban
Hill number:1009
Height:989m / 3245ft
RHB Section:14A: Loch Maree to Loch Broom
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Grid ref:NH 05584 74542
Summit feature:large cairn
Col:824m  NH051739  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 19
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 403 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Fabulous walk up from Meallan an Laoigh on quartzite slabs and boulders all the way! Solo.Dangerous Dave27/06/2019
Climbed with Andy, great views and great weatherFCMark08/06/2019
Cracking day in Fisherfield. A lot of people up there. Easy ascent from the South. Very rocky from the Northakmilne07/06/2019
From Lochivraon.Isbjorn Winter Round26/02/2019
Second of the Fisherfield Six walking in from/out to Coire Hallie. 41km, 3250m climb, in 14¾ hours.mikejacobs03/08/2018
Round of the Fisherfield Munros from Corrie Hallie.rhalstead12/06/2018
Solo from Corrie Hallie. Camped 2 nights.Geraldine Fardon08/06/2018
Fisherfield 6 from Corrie Hallie - a very long day!Geoff Briggs05/06/2018
With Alan Gillies, camped by Abhainn Strath na SealgaHighland Days23/05/2018
Beinn a'Chlaidheimh (this time as a Corbett), Sgurr Ban, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Tarsuinn, A'Mhaighdiean, Ruaidh Stac Mor. camped down in valley, weather very sunny, too hot.JamesSDonald23/05/2018
Day 3 of 3. From campspot at Lochan Feith Mhic'-Illean,followed path East to the path leading South up Gleann na Muice. Steep ascent up to Loch a'Bhrisidh & then the Col at Am Briseadh. Out & back to Beinn A 'Chlaidheimh & then over Sgurr Ban & Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair. Descended from Bealach Odhar to Lochan Fada for the long walk back out to Incheril. On own.MorecambeMonkey18/05/2018
Climbed with Rob and Claire on a long day starting and finishing at Shenaval Bothy. Hollow Cairn near top. Generally clear but windy and cold. Amazing views.banksey25/04/2018
Fisherfield :) !jennygraham28/10/2017
part of Fisherfield 6 from Sheneval, Corbett first. 10.45 hours.lithosyork03/06/2017
1st of Fisherfield, brilliant day with DRodge07/05/2017
With Andy Ward from Lochivraon bothy, ending at Shenavall bothy. Set out late (after 11am, ended around 10.30pm). Good weather, some cloud.trainingforwinter28/03/2017
Penultimate Munro! Done from Mullach now back to Loch Fada to my tent.Play2End09/10/2016
From A832 near Loch a' Bhraoin. Cycled as far as Lochavroin cottage/bothy (although the track on the lochside isn't great for cycling). Great weather, and the ascent of the slabs was fun.dal12/07/2016
With Mike, Jim and Scott, carrying full pack in good conditions.barnz4802/06/2016
With Dale, Rach, Alanrambler_gary06/09/2015
3 of 8: From Beinn a Chlaidheimh south Top.ChrisR11/06/2015
Fisherfield 6 from Collie Harrie, 43 km, 18 hoursCraig6711/09/2014
Stunning Day, with Laura HowieTopsaswell06/07/2014
3rd of 3. Steep descent from Mhic Fhearchair before clocking up Sgurr Ban. Decided to descend via E ridge and then pickup path out....not the best decision I've made. Bike out was epic, absolutely flying! 39.2km, 1860m, 12hr50.bowzi30/05/2014
with DHJamelialloyd27/07/2013
neil hutton28/05/2013
munro bagging weekend fisherfield 6 from shenvall bothy, clockwise 12 hours in the clag.robertphillips16/06/2012
Third of three SE F'field Munros done on 13hr rek from Kinlochewechriswatson14/07/2011
With Benalistairpooler04/06/2011
Traversed from Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchairdavidpettit8403/06/2011
second of the fisherfields - with dave norman al jenny lewis malsolm and rachel in warm sun and windmn2330/04/2011
2nd munro of day. Views still clear.Dry and blue sky.dave neilson30/04/2011
From campsite in Gleann Muice, straight up flank of Beinn a Chlaidheimh and then on to Beinn Tarsuinn, Mullach Coire..., and Sgurr Ban. Marvellous day - 13 hours. Great weather, great walk.Norman Reid30/04/2011
Climbed with Richard and Jon - excellent day. Midge hell while camping!amcculloch15/08/2010
2-day route to get the 6 fisherfield munros with Allan and Richard. Day1: walk in and easterly 3 munros, camping on bealach just before Ben Tarsuinn. Day 2: westerly 3 munros and walk out past Shenevall. Tiring and Midgey - great weather on 1st day thoughjonbowyer15/08/2010
198th - Allan and Jon, from Corrie Hallie to NE, clear dry and sunny, part of wild camping expedition - camped at Bealach Odhar with tonnes of midges.RGibbs15/08/2010
with Sam, Ian Barnabas, Ben Anstee and Mark Donnison.robba_wag12/06/2010
With Jay, bit of an epic. Walked in and camped in Strath na Sealga, Blew and rained all night, finally let up about ten o'clock so we went for the six, got back at one in the morning. Just got dinner made when rain came back on!Colinmac200527/05/2010
G&MG Richard Annette Duncan +Chris Blake22/05/2010
Walked in to Shenavall (7.6km, 390m climb in 2.5hr). Following morning set off at 6.30 completing Beinn a'Chlaidheimh, Sgurr Ban, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Tarsuinn, A'Mhaighdiean, Ruaidh Stac Mor + 2 Tops, 29.4km, 2600m in 17.0hr, walked out the 11.5km via Achneigie, 320m climb in 2.5hr.JamesSDonald05/09/2008
with Jamie staying at Shenavalvegibagger20/08/2008
Munro 188 2007 compleationancient brit09/08/2007
5 of 7: From Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearcahir.ChrisR27/05/2007
CK SheilaS15/05/2007
Walked from Corrie Hallie and camped in Strath na Sealga. Up early and got round all six, stayed faairly clear but sadly cloud never really cleared.Colinmac200514/05/2007
6 of 6: From Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair.ChrisR04/10/2006
and 24/07/2013chrispine08/07/2006