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Name:Meall Liath Choire
Hill number:1082
Height:549m / 1801ft
RHB Section:15A: Loch Broom to Strath Oykel
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Broom, Dornoch
Watershed:Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Land's End to John o' Groats, Dornoch Firth, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five, Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,5,HF,Y)
Grid ref:NH 22690 96179
Summit feature:flat rock 2m SSW of cairn
Drop:252m
Col:297m  NH255948  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 20
(1:25k) 439E
Observations:flat rock 9m NNE of cairn at NH 22695 96189 may be as high
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 53 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From wet and tussochy bealach after CD. Drier and easier ground higher up. Good views from summit and interesting rock structures. Down initially south then SE across reasonable ground till last steep descent to East Lodge to cycle out. 6 hours 10 minutes car to carCoinneach10/04/2019
3 of 5: From Cnoc Damh. with Sam.ChrisR26/06/2018
Cycled from just above Ullapool as far as Cadubh, then directly up and down before cycling on past East Rhidorroch towards Cnoc Damh.Topographer5701/09/2017
My last Scottish mainland Marilyn! Drove up private road a few hundred metres and parked by gate. Nice cycle along to East Rhidorroch where I left bike and walked up stony track leading to Cnoc Damh. From it's summit took direct line to Meall Liath Choire and back down to bike. Ground beginning to dry out giving mostly easy walking. Fortunately no stalking today.Bit hazy but still stunning views across to Coigach peaks.AndrewFinnimore22/07/2017
From Cnoc Damh. Receding summit. Very dry and good going. Could be very different if the terrain was wet. Three Tumps on way back. Majestic views to the west.Campbell Singer17/05/2017
The day after being turned back from the Glen because of stalking- mid July! we came back and drove to East Rhidorroch lodge having negotiated access on being asked to change our plan. Followed the track then the offturn stalkers path before bearing off at 300m on the direct ridge to Cnoc Damph. Therafer an almost direct line to Meall Liath Coire before descending to the track and van 1km short of parking spot by the lodge.nordicstar29/07/2016
Very wet. Nice scenery coming steeply off and down to the glen.jenx29/07/2016
Reverse of arranc/Peter's route. Same weather though.Martin R22/09/2015
From Meall an Eich Ghlais to the northwest. Did both 540m contour rings. Then south to Glen Achall and southwest to Meall Cruaidh.Alan Moore03/06/2011
(From Cnoc Damh) Up continuing a steady plod on uneven wet ground to the top at 15.05. No view - mist. On compass to a small lochan and due south to a larger lochan up over a heather tump to Cadubh and bike. 22 miles, 8 3/4 hrs.arranc25/07/2010
Round of Meall Dubh, Meall Liath Choire and Cnoc Damh from Knockdamph bothy.Eddie10/05/1999
Approx dateRHW01/01/1999
Tom Mundell06/04/2019
sarah mundell06/04/2019
Trekking toes06/04/2019
AndyS18/11/2018
iainwalton30/05/2018
jimbloomer20/03/2018
curlebd14/05/2017
LizH28/04/2017
PeterAH28/04/2017
Martyn103/03/2017
petesimpson13/12/2016
danpquinn05/09/2016
GaryJones28/04/2016
richtea504027/04/2016
Tony S11/03/2016
IainK03/12/2015
m0untain_n0mad09/06/2015
Tricky05/05/2014
neilsan16/07/2013
mae18/05/2013
RichardM31/01/2013
Rod M04/07/2012
Alan Whatley16/04/2012
hill walker01/05/2011
Ultima Thule19/06/2010
Minto05/06/2010
iaindbrown05/06/2010
alda11/05/2010
fasgadh25/06/2009
Calico14/06/2009
hjaltland17/05/2009
PGCE16/05/2009
Kiltie21/06/2008
bjewing25/05/2008
Colin Crawford12/11/2007
BaggerGutt29/08/2006
Jim.Fothergill12/07/2005
Smudge01/04/2002