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Name:Sgurr na Coinnich
Hill number:1279
Height:739m / 2425ft
Section:17C: South-East Skye and Scalpay
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Island:Skye
Maritime Area:Skye & surrounding islands
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G,P600,P500)
Grid ref:NG 76250 22248
Summit feature:rock 3m N of trig point
Drop:714m
Col:25m  NG567269  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33
(1:25k) 412 413N
Observations:cairn 50m ENE at NG 76289 22256 is probably lower
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 138 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
A walk over the two Grahams on a wet afternoon after a morning drive up from Bridge of Orchy. Mainly out of the cloud though. Beinn na caillich rather more interesting than Sgurr na Coinich.dickscroop22/09/2017
On way home from BC Skye meet at Glen Brittle.clashcityrocker21/07/2017
Lunchtime round with Rob Wight as forecast rain did not arrive. from Bealach Udal Mast. Superb clear round, with extensive views to knoydart and of Kylerhea narrows. Rain started on Beinn ba Caillich. 3 hours.alexmaclennan22/05/2017
Up from Bealach Udal first of my 2017 Skye TuMPs adventurevegibagger11/05/2017
from high point on road before bncrobertphillips29/06/2014
DS JMMartin6631/12/2013
Start: Bealach Udal. Notes: Climbed alone after Beinn na Caillich. Descended along obvious burn to Bealach Udal.raffemeister07/05/2013
With Mora, from the Bealach UdalBLACKHILL27/04/2013
Ascended from road to Kylerhea over rough but not challenging ground. Top in some snow. Great views to Skye Bridge, Cuillin and Knoydart.quadbarrel12/04/2013
W Jenx from road col. Steep up Coinnich and via frozen tarn. Snow and sun to trig/cairn. Down far side to col and scramble easy up Caillich. Down same then Western traverse inc minor 610m tops and to road. Easier it seemed than Fempsters suggestion of Easyern traverse, boulders and scree.nordicstar01/01/2013
Hideous midgey roadside camp with Darren at Bealach Udal road top hoping for some breeze -to no avail. Then a drizzly very rough, bog & heather ascent and linked to Beinn na Caillich. Return contoured across east flank of Coinnich -all rough and damp. To Broadford youth hostel to dry out and refuel.Then a lovely dry circuit around Beinn na Caillich.Chris Pearson19/07/2012
With Mrs G. No paths for this mountain so a slog over heather and scree. Not helped on this visit by persistent rain, snow and low cloud. We made the ascent from Kylerhea to Beinn na Caillich and then cut acros to Sgurr na Coinnich, not too easy in low visibility. Descent was to the Bealach Udal and return on the road.jonglew17/05/2012
Solo, from camp Uisdean2515/04/2012
With: hb sb; We parked at the top of the pass and walked up the SE side of the hill without issues passing the small lochan before the summit. Good views and clear weather. We descended down to Bealach nam Mulachag.Ian Baines20/07/2011
with Iain Robertson & Alan Hawarthdavidsbatty13/05/2011
alone SheilaS29/04/2011
Second ascent.thenomad07/02/2010
From Bealach Udal. off over very rough heather, tussock and bog to reach easier going on first horizon. Easier underfoot and gentler slopes to E-W ridge. 3 or 4 tumps and to top at 11.00. Vanessa 9795. Large cairn 110m E seemed higher. to B N Caillich.arranc12/05/2007
Parked at Bealach Udal and quickly ascended. Unfortunately had to get back to Glenelg so no time for Beinn na Caillich.garyhoney22/06/2006
First ascentthenomad21/03/2006
AloneSpudGunn31/05/2003
Solo ascent. That night, in appalling weather, I had to call out mountain rescue for the others. All got back safely!marktrengove17/05/2003
Up and down from the Kylerhea road avoiding near twin, Beinn na Caillich, that is destined to final Graham on same day as final Cobett over at Glenelg.Eddie07/09/1999
Date is first visit. Notes from later...excellent hill. bealach udal, return W of coinnich RHW29/05/1999
Ascended from the Bealach Udal. Waited for a partial clearance of the summit.JohnW09/04/1993
JulieB26/08/2017
GavinTheobald 213/08/2017
BrianJ02/08/2017
andy6311/07/2017
rogreeves08/07/2017
aul-fogie10/05/2017
alda06/05/2017
daviemore29/07/2016
anne336622/06/2016
weaselmaster01/06/2016
Sick Kid01/06/2016
NormanW25/05/2016
hils12/10/2015
govanah28/09/2015
TONY DEALL17/05/2015
hill walker16/02/2015
PGCE12/10/2014
Dave Geere28/08/2014
paul maycock08/07/2014
ancient brit26/05/2014
Nick Down124/05/2014
BlackPanther24/04/2014
chrispine26/06/2013
Tony S14/06/2013
Lorna S14/06/2013