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Name:Sgurr nan Cnamh
Hill number:1365
Height:701m / 2300ft
Section:18B: Sunart and Ardgour
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Linnhe, Doubles, Sunart
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NM 88682 64312
Summit feature:small cairn on long rock
Drop:157m
Col:544m  NM894633  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 40
(1:25k) 391
Observations:rock 10m NW near larger cairn is 0.5m lower
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 94 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Navigating back to Bealach Feith n Amean in mist and rain was tricky and down from the col was splish-splash all the way.IanHHill23/05/2017
From A861. Ascended alongside Abhainn 'n Amean. At NM865618 met a hydro track coming from the direction of the A861 also - would be an easier ascent route. Proceeded to undertake a clockwise circuit of Coire na Creiche. Returned over the west ridge of Meall a' Chuilinn to explore the gully marked on the OS map at NM878616. This is spectacular and well worth a visit. Descended the associated burn to the A861 (no deforestation required) and returned along the verge to my starting pointraffemeister03/12/2016
Round of Garbh Bheinn and surrounding Grahams. With TR.amswanston03/12/2016
drizzly epic walk with jon moss and mike gronski from ariundle. Easy river crossing ascending and a lumpy ridge that took a long time to reach the cairn. Had to ascend 250m to top path to cross the waterfalls. 7 hoursalexmaclennan11/03/2016
With Jenx up Glen Strontian. Forest walk, rough terrain up West ridge. Great views of Garbh Bheinn.nordicstar10/10/2015
selfdavidsbatty23/08/2015
Took bus Strontian to Sallachan 978627 (9:55). Walked up road & path up glen, then struck up NE ridge to trig point and then summit of B Leamhain (11:15). Down NW ridge for abt 1 km till crags eased then down to tussocky col (12:00). Overcast but dry. Long ascent to Sgorr Mhic Eacharna (13:10), then via deep col to Beinn Bheag (14:10). Fine undulating rocky ridge with great views of Garbh Bheinn. Finally down to col en route to Sg nan Cnamh; long slabby then rocky ridge led to summit (15:50). Continued ENE, following the long watercourse down to Ceann a Chreagain (ruin). Weather had been overcast but dry; drizzle began on descent. River low so fordable but rocks v slippery. Walked through woods back to Ariundle car park (18:10) and cycled back to car at Strontian.dbb15/06/2015
Linear walk from Ariundle: Sgurr nan Cnamh, Druim Min, Bheinn Bheag preceded by its W Top,Sgorr Mhic Eacharna to Inversanda.jimbloomer23/03/2015
round of 3 grahams.robertphillips13/05/2014
Galltywenallt29/03/2014
My 1,200th Marilyn in Scotland. As Mrs B did in 1993, I followed the muddy path up Glen Iubhair to its end and beyond on green pastures to the corrie loch at 902632. Contouring around Druim Min easier flatter going to the foot of the final clamber to the top. Fantastic.arranc16/06/2013
Cloud was building on Garbh Bheinn so we extended our walk from Inversanda to Beinn Bheag over gneiss badlands to include this Marilyn insteadpwheeler21/05/2013
weekend of coming up to collect the Renault megane scenic that I bought on the Strontian weekend, with addition of Sgurr na Cnamh,Beinn Bheag and Sgorr Mhic Eacharnavegibagger16/07/2009
Solo Uisdean2528/06/2009
From Strontian - nature trailBLACKHILL10/06/2009
Walked in from the forest carpark at Ariundle in perfect weather.JohnW18/04/2008
fine hill, steep descent E from 890640. Sallachan: clockwise round of glen gour RHW01/04/1999
Round of Sgurr nan Cnamh, Beinn na h-Uamha, Sgurr a'Chaorainn, Sgurr na h-Ighinn, Sgurr Dhomhnuill and Druim Garbh from Shiel lane to Resourie.Eddie08/09/1996
govanah17/09/2017
borderline15/04/2017
NormanW08/07/2016
hill walker30/05/2016
FCL29/05/2016
anne336620/04/2016
rogreeves31/03/2016
weaselmaster13/03/2016
Sick Kid13/03/2016
jenx10/10/2015
Owen B12/07/2015
foggieclimber04/07/2015
h3cla13/05/2015
IainK30/06/2014
PGCE22/04/2014
N.Morters20/04/2014
DaveMcS29/12/2013
GavinTheobald 224/10/2013
Tony S27/07/2013
silverhow03/07/2013
Dave Geere20/05/2013
Campbell Singer20/05/2013
cmac06/04/2013
Martin R08/03/2013
chrispine09/08/2012
Jim.Fothergill05/06/2012
AndyS02/06/2012
Tony Rogers25/05/2012
daviemore24/05/2012
Thearlaichdubh16/05/2012
Norrie Muir28/04/2012
Bobf18/09/2011