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Name:Sgurr nan Gillean
Hill number:1246
Height:966.1m / 3170ft
RHB Section:17B: Minginish and the Cuillin Hills
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Island:Skye
Maritime area:Skye & surrounding islands
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y,T100)
Grid ref:NG 47162 25284
Summit feature:rock by cairn
Drop:205m
Col:761m  NG453238  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 32
(1:25k) 411
Survey:Leica RX1250
Comments:Col assigned on basis of being 2ft lower than NG458240 on June Parker's map (based on 1965 1:10560)
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 561 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
vuirich15/07/2019
With Graham Uney (guide) and Tom Wells from Sligachan campsitecolinfielding13/07/2019
As part of Pinnacle Ridge.atreides788728/05/2019
ScrambleBen Tindal27/05/2019
alexandgreg24/05/2019
Gavin, Jan, TorilNHWC18/05/2019
GavinTheobald 318/05/2019
Toril18/05/2019
2nd Repeatchalky195313/05/2019
Steve Q22/04/2019
08:00, 5 degrees, north-westerlies, dusting of new snow >2400'cloud clearing from Munros, sunny(!) From Sligachan Inn with John from Skye Adventure via Bealach Bhasteir and west ridge. Strong wind and verglas - glad of rope. On to Am Basteir.Wycombe Wanderer30/03/2019
clanbonham23/09/2018
julianbarclay26/07/2018
weaselmaster12/06/2018
Sick Kid12/06/2018
Led by Jonah the guide with Donald Rob fantastic weather climbed to belach then climbe chimney Toni air y ridge and table top summit descent by rope down chimney .david.walker4008/06/2018
With Jonathan, guided by Paddy.Chris Blake07/06/2018
Kendall02/06/2018
briansv650s26/05/2018
Scott Morley 8625/05/2018
scottm201825/05/2018
Fifth ascent, by five different routes, good scramble from Knight's Peakalda24/05/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
BC Skye meet, with Alan Dow, Janet Sinclair, Lawrie Wilson and Jim Plaice.clashcityrocker20/07/2017
drmp12/07/2017
suprisefish12/07/2017
absolutely stunning. Many Thanks to Paddy McGuire.gettingonabit19/06/2017
From Slig in perfect conditions.rhalstead09/06/2017
hill walker08/06/2017
KedslieC08/06/2017
GavinTheobald 204/06/2017
Clachaig25/05/2017
Paul and Terri17/05/2017
mae204/05/2017
LadyinAyeVan05/04/2017
15th Munrolojzi86062131/07/2016
marsdavs17/06/2016
kitp06/06/2016
michael28/05/2016
Up from the Slig with GHC. Very warm and sunny. Nae worries.Play2End27/05/2016
Gallovidian26/05/2016
Final summit on traverse from Bruach na Frithe. Ascended west ridge without ropes via tooth groove and arete and descended via south-east ridge.quadbarrel13/10/2015
bertbarnett12311/10/2015
ras5230/08/2015
1st of the day with george yeomans, roy, dave and derek ellismn2325/06/2015
With Jamie via the West Ridge of Sgurr nan Gillean, then Am Bastier (Bad Step)and Bruach na Frithe. Cloudy and overcast.knarf08/06/2015
marsdavs08/06/2015
Owen B14/05/2015
scoob19/04/2015
barryms17/09/2014