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Name:Sgurr Dubh Mor
Hill number:1250
Height:944m / 3097ft
Parent (Ma):1239  Sgurr Alasdair
RHB Section:17B: Minginish and the Cuillin Hills
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Island:Skye
Maritime area:Skye & surrounding islands
Class:Simm, Munro, Murdo
(Tu,Sim,M,Mur)
Grid ref:NG 45763 20535
Summit feature:rock
Drop:89m
Col:855m  NG452205  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 32
(1:25k) 411
Observations:probably higher than cairn 65m W at NG 45727 20540
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 438 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With Mike Lates.Dangerous Dave23/07/2018
With Jonathan, guided by Paddy.Chris Blake04/06/2018
From Sgurr nan Eag. Glorious sunshine with Dave, Tim and Shireen followed by swim in the lock.N.Morters26/05/2018
A second visit, because the first time I went to the cairn rather than the east top. But there's so little effort to get from one to the other, and so little height difference, that I probably shouldn't have bothered. The second visit was fun though.Pete R10/05/2018
squrr dubh an da bheinn, squrr dubh mor, squrr sgumain, sgurr alasdair, squrr thearlaich, solo from glen brittle, up coir a ghrunnda down stone shoot.robertphillips22/07/2017
From campsite, a round of Sgurr Dubh an Da Bheinn, Sgurr Dubh Mor and Sgurr nan Eag.rhalstead08/06/2017
my second Munro on skyeiannotts28/05/2017
With Rob Wight on his second last munro. Superlative day. Rib into Loch Coruisk. Dubh slabs in clear dry sunny weather. Exciting swinging abseil from Sgurr Dubh Beag nose. Fantastic clear view of Ridge from Sgurr Dubh Mhor. Finally a coastguard helicopter buzzing us in Coire a Ghrunnda. 8 hours walking 12 hour day.alexmaclennan25/05/2017
Part of traverse from Sgurr nan Eag to Sgurr a' Mhadaidh with Ewan.raffemeister08/10/2016
With Brian R. and two German tourists! Used a safety rope but was only necessary for the Germans and we didn't know where to go! Warm and sunny.Play2End25/05/2016
From Glen Brittle campsite with Jamie. Sgurr nan Eag then Sgurr Dubh Mor before finishing with scramble on to Sgurr Alasdair. Returned to Glen Brittle via Great Stone Shute.knarf06/05/2016
2nd of the day with george yeomans, roy, dave and derek ellismn2322/06/2015
Completed on traverse from Gars-bheinn to Sgurr Alasdair. Traverse from Sgurr Dubh an Da Bheinn loose and difficult in places, final ascent tricky but not too hard. Very airy summit with great views to Bla Bheinn and both directions along ridge.quadbarrel15/10/2014
Solo, 1st of 2. My first black Cuillin. Left campsite and followed path to Coire Ghrunnda. Hills shrouded in mist made for challenging route finding. Met up with a trio that were traversing the ridge! Some tricky climbing to summit.bowzi16/06/2014
Climbed from Glenbrittle Campsite with dad - solo from Sgurr nan Eag (my dad climbed Sgurr nan Eag then retreated to Loch to await my return) in beautiful clear conditions. Suspect I was slightly too far east of the final slab described in the guidebooks but didn't have any problems with the route I found. Seemed to be one of the very few people on the hill without a Guide.andy04/06/2014
2nd time.PGCE04/10/2013
An atempt on the ridge, stopped for bad weatherJamesSDonald05/09/2013
The last main top on the ridge that I had left to do. Reached with Nick P via Coir a Ghrunnda & Sgurr Dubh na Da Bheinn. Summit was in cloud but got views as we headed back to Da do dar Bheinn. Then started to rain and mank in again.signyred09/08/2013
From Da BheinnKevin2903507/10/2012
Via Dubhs RidgeCaralynR21/09/2012
Dubh slabs with katiejennygraham16/06/2012
Traverse from Gars-bheinn to Sgurr Alasdair with Ruth, Will and DC. Perfect sunny weather.davidpettit8402/06/2012
Cuillin Ridge w Bruno YatesMartin Barratt22/05/2012
squrr nan eag, squrr dubh mor and squrr alasdair.robertphillips07/05/2012
With Nick, Matt, Barry Desperate Stan18/06/2011
CK SheilaS07/05/2010
ghaley07/04/2010
kye for the weekend from B'ham. Arrive at Elgol 4.59 am Sat morning - the fast boat to Loch Coruisk. Up the slabs in big boots via the direct start. The friction so great my hands blead. Abseil not as scary as was made out to be, but the ridge only 2/3 doClachaig30/05/2009
neil hutton29/05/2009
Skye long weekend trip EUHWCBronagh16/05/2009
Dubhs ridgerambler_gary22/02/2009
Solo joined up with 2 brotherspigerg26/05/2008
Munro 207 2007 compleationancient brit17/08/2007
212redcon24/07/2007
With Steve, RoyFFloss23/06/2007
Climbed with Richard - ideal conditions!amcculloch06/06/2007
136th - Allan, from Glen Brittle via Loch Coir a Ghrunnda, perfect day (sunny and almost cloudless), completed after Sgurr Alasdair. Some route finding tricky and large loose boulders to negotiate.RGibbs06/06/2007
With JayColinmac200501/06/2007
As part of guided Cuillin Munros trip with George Yeoman. With Sgurr nan Eag and Sgurr Alasdair. From Coire a Ghrunda. Off via stone chute - mistyNorman Reid11/07/2006
With: hb sb ab; From Glen Brittle round Sron na Ciche & up the slabs to Loch Coir a'Ghrunnda then up to ridge NW of Sgurr Dubh an Da Bheinn. From here out and back to Sgurr Dubh Mor. Descent to Loch then back down slabs to Glen Brittle. Stunning.Ian Baines27/05/2006
With Colin via The Dubhs Ridgealistairpooler09/05/2006
3rdThearlaichdubh12/09/2005
With Gavin Rees & Mary MacKenzie.Dangerous Dave05/07/2005
AS,JB,PRSimonK29/05/2005
With Fraser, first ridge attempt, abandoned due to ground condition walking in (very wet), route finding difficult and fraser getting tierd (14 years). Walked out to Gars Bheinn at south end of ridge and came off after Inn Pin. 17km, 1265m, 16hrJamesSDonald05/06/2004
Rob Alistair camped at Coruisk boat from Elgoldavid.walker4001/05/2004
These are very scary peaks first two I have done are a dabble into serious walking. Very rewarding. Company: Soloiandesbottes17/10/2003
From Coruisk Memorial hut, up Dubhs slabs to summit Sgurr Dubh Mor, scrambled down Garbh coire to finish back at hut - mega!nordicstar13/04/2003
Sgurr nan Eag, Sgurr Dubh Mor, Sgurr Alasdair and Sgurr Mhic Choinnich plus 3 Tops. Day 3 of 59 for all Munros.PGCE15/09/2002
with GY as part of the ridgeFrank10/09/2002