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Name:Carn an Tionail
Hill number:1133
Height:758.5m / 2489ft
Section:16B: Durness to Loch Shin
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Dornoch, Doubles, Eriboll
Watershed:Land's End to John o'Groats, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NC 39232 39024
Summit feature:rock 40m NE of cairn
Drop:209m
Col:549m  NC384391  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 16
(1:25k) 447S
Observations:rock is 30cm above cairn base (NC 39210 38996); rocks 75m NE of cairn at NC 39243 39064 are 30cm lower
Survey:Abney level/Leica Disto/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 107 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Awful weather, but it made the day interesting!IanHHill11/08/2017
with Beinn Direachoatcake09/06/2017
Second visit, collecting surrounding topsColin Crawford18/06/2016
Circuit of tops from West Merkland.Smudge13/05/2016
Cycled up from west Merkland up to about 240m, the due west up steep but comfortable grass onto the smooth south ridge. I reached the summit just before the incoming mist spoilt the fine view. Descended much rougher NE ridge towards Direach.Topographer5721/08/2015
??ancient brit01/01/2014
round of 3 from west merkland, beinn direach, carn an tionail,and mellan liath coire mhic dhughaill.robertphillips07/07/2013
MC JC O MH BH. Long ridge rising to summit.Martin6607/09/2012
selfdavidsbatty23/06/2012
Galltywenallt01/06/2012
AloneSpudGunn27/05/2012
alone SheilaS01/05/2012
Solo. After MLCMD and SB, before BD.amswanston15/04/2012
Solo Uisdean2527/07/2011
From Kinloch at NC348343, track around loch shore and up track to pt. 513m. Angled across to Loch Ulbaich, and climb Carn an Tionail (Graham) - across top Carn Dearg to summit. Descended direct line to track at NC355363 and back to road.nordicstar29/04/2011
from A'Ghlaise. Passed two very small shelters and steadily up to top at 12.05. to Direach.arranc25/07/2008
From West MerklandBLACKHILL31/05/2001
fine hill, even better surroundings. West Merkland 383329, ascend from 418367 RHW26/07/2000
Round from Meallan Liath Coire Mhic Dhughaill to Ben Hee that included run out to missing Graham Sabhal Beag.Eddie09/06/1996
Ascended from Ben Hee via A'Ghlaise.JohnW27/05/1990
Tom Mundell06/08/2017
highlandhillwalker02/05/2017
BlackPanther11/03/2017
patrick08/10/2016
weaselmaster21/07/2016
Sick Kid21/07/2016
NormanW12/07/2016
MichaelF01/07/2016
anne336619/04/2016
TONY DEALL19/04/2016
Tony S01/04/2016
walk livi26/07/2015
IainK11/06/2015
JulieB05/04/2015
Barry Smith07/09/2014
alda04/06/2014
DaveMcS03/05/2014
Laurel22/04/2014
Rowan22/04/2014
nicolajane25/07/2013
chrispine03/07/2013
Denise 14/06/2013
daviemore07/06/2013
RichardM04/06/2013
m0untain_n0mad04/06/2013
Meagaidh01/11/2012
Thearlaichdubh07/05/2012
aul-fogie04/05/2012
RobertP06/04/2012
AndrewFinnimore05/11/2011