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Name:Sgorr Mhic Eacharna
Hill number:1366
Height:650m / 2133ft
RHB Section:18B: Sunart and Ardgour
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Linnhe
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NM 92870 63036
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:168m
Col:482m  NM 9223 6324  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 40
(1:25k) 391
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 151 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Langie Strontian meet.Grinner23/06/2018
3 Grahams and tops from Coire an Iubhair on a bright cold day. Sgorr Mhic Eacharna, Bheinn Bheag, W top then across to Sgurr nan Cnamh and Druim Min (visited both tops) and return via Coire an Iubhair. Some snow on tops, outstanding views to Garbh Bheinn and beyond.RobertP01/04/2018
Round of Garbh Bheinn and surrounding Grahams. With TR.amswanston03/12/2016
Carried on to Beinn Bheag & Garbh Bheinn. Great dayduchally31/05/2016
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
From EKMC bus with Alec Rintoul and Alan Brydiemunromurph25/04/2015
Coire an Iubhair horseshoe, anticlockwisedavidpettit8406/04/2015
Linear walk from Ariundle: Sgurr nan Cnamh, Druim Min, Bheinn Bheag preceded by its W Top,Sgorr Mhic Eacharna to Inversanda.jimbloomer23/03/2015
Did the wonderful round of Coire an Iubhair, over the Grahams to the E first. Followed the path up the glen for a short way & then forced a way up on to Druim an Iubhair. This was tedious but worth it once we were up. Followed the broad ridge along to Sgorr Mhic Eacharna (Graham #50) & then round the increasingly rough ground to Beinn Bheag. From here, continued along to the minor tops at 692m & 682m & then dropped straight down to the bealach. Ascended a wet gully which looked easier from the bottom than it actually was: steep, slippery & loose at its narrowest point but then easier after that. Wound our way round the rough stuff to the summit & a terrific view before following the long SE ridge down to the starting point. This round didn't do my knees much good but it was worth it!NotReallyABagger10/09/2014
round of 3 grahams sme,bb.snc, anticlockwise good views of garbh bheinn.robertphillips13/05/2014
Galltywenallt28/03/2014
Solo. Again on 14/09/2014 (with FCT-OAB), both times as part of Ardgour Horseshoe (both anti-clockwise).lolsmit15/10/2013
selfdavidsbatty14/10/2013
From Beinn Leamhain to Beinn Bheag. Rough terrain but mostly on rock and short grass.Topographer5714/07/2013
On walk over tops on N side of Coire an Uibhair from Inversanda- great views of Garbh Bheinnpwheeler21/05/2013
MC aloneMartin6610/11/2011
W Jenx, horseshoe of the Garbh Bheinn circuit, all topsnordicstar06/11/2010
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
Parked at mouth of Coire an-Iubhair. Track for 400m, followed electric fence steeply uphill to bear right over rough tussock. Clambering up through boulder outcrops and on roof angle stuff to the wide grass ridge, bear left to a continuing increase in height, a long mile onto more stony ground and to top at 11.00. Garbh Bheinn in all its glory across the glen. Nevis in cloud. to B Bheag.arranc07/06/2009
From Bridge nr Inversanda, with MoraBLACKHILL01/06/2009
good rocky hill. Sallachan: clockwise round of glen gour RHW01/04/1999
A huge day out packing it all in during the long daylight of June. Had climbed The Great Ridge on Garbh Bheinn ( and Butterknife) with Simon F then he went down whilst I went Marilyn bagging north and east finally arriving back at car and roadside tent at 11pm feeling well exercised.Chris Pearson15/06/1998
Horseshoe of Garbh Bheinn, Beinn Bheag and Sgorr Mhic Eacharna.Eddie07/09/1996
Exact date not knownpaulgp01/09/1996
Garbh Bheinn Horseshoe with Susan and Alan Jones. Fresh winds. Misty. Knackered once finished.alexmaclennan20/06/1989
Ascended in clear weather whilst climbing Garbh Bheinn, having walked from Corran.JohnW28/07/1982
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