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Name:Aonach Mor
Hill number:281
Height:1221m / 4006ft
Parent (Ma):279  Aonach Beag
RHB Section:04A: Fort William to Loch Treig and Loch Leven
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Lochy
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NN 19307 72952
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:134m
Col:1087m  NN193719  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 41
(1:25k) 392
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 632 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With Tony, Lionel, Jennie from Nevis ski area, only bike trails now. Good views of Ben Nevis and Carn Mor Dearg arête. On to Aonach Beag and return.Chris Blake17/09/2019
Weather improved, and the sun almost came out. A fair few walkers who had come up via the Nevis Range gondola about, we headed east & three more peaks.DanMaisieBex20/08/2019
From top station of Nevis Range Gondola (NN 18766 75606). Steep grassy ascent up to the rocky ridge at NN 19356 74520, then up the ridge and across the grassy plateau to the summit of Aonach Mor. Onwards via a clear, grassy path before the rocky path ascent of Aonach Beag. Re-traced the outward route back to the top gondola station.david23020115/08/2019
With John Esson & LunaBigNick14/07/2019
With BNDundoctoring14/05/2019
Andrew, Jane, Craig, Jeannie, Angela, JanNHWC12/05/2019
From Glen Nevis with the anoachscjo11/05/2019
From Aonach Beag. Hard to turn my back on the scenery but followed the path to the windy bealach and made my way up the easy slope where, 100m from the summit I met a snow-goggled Becky coming the other way, having walked all the way up against the spin-drift. (Our vague plan to meet turning out incredibly well!) Kissed the summit cairn and sat in it's lea to eat carrot cake in celebration of my Munro compleation. Headed down the ski slopes with a bit of seated glissading for fun, ate more cake and stuff using the closed snack hut for shelter and took the black MTB route (no danger of bikes today) which was surprisingly enjoyable. 7 hours.Wycombe Wanderer05/04/2019
With Ben after Golden OldyJonathanConey09/03/2019
From Aonach Beag, descending via the ski runs and mountain bike tracks to the Nevis Range car park. With DB and RP.Man of Kernow128/09/2018
day 3 of 4 Scottish 4,000s trip with Ascents of adventure group used the gondola to save 600m of ascentcolinfielding15/07/2018
Parked at the nevis range ski centre. Took the Gondola up to 600m, then up to Aonach mor and to Aonach Beag. Wonderful views of Ben Nevis.Alunrees3329/06/2018
Weather fair.MountainMac24/06/2018
Had planned on climbing but the cornice as huge so we naves through the white out to the summit (tiny cairn for a munro!) The carried on to Aonach Beag and down to Allt Daimemily30/03/2018
Bryn Gmc 4 days in Fort William. Low cloud poor vis deep snow. jps66626/02/2018
Steep climb up from Stob an Chul-Choire. Solo. Walked out to Aonach Beag and back, then descended by ski slopes to Nevis Range car park.Dangerous Dave30/09/2017
Ascents of Aonach Beag and Mor from Glen Nevis (Steall Ruins) taking in the two Tops of Sgurr a' Bhuic and Stob Coire Bhealaich.knarf17/09/2017
Solo climb after ascending on the gondola. Weather extremely windy and showers intermittently of rain and hail. Great views of grey corries and mamores.dave neilson16/07/2017
Very big day - from last CP in Glen Nevis - up through Coire Giubhsachan - at times chest deep in soft snow - then from col - up W ridge onto plateaux - limited viz Nav on ice to summit - then headed to Aonach Beagwychwood21/03/2017
During winter skills course with Michael and Timlauraann01/03/2017
Hike/Skin/Ski from Nevis range car parkRonald12/02/2017
with Sam before aonach begmn2308/10/2016
grey corries and aonachs traverse 19 tops C/W from corriechoille, 30 km +/- 2500m 12 hoursrobertphillips01/10/2016
Ascended from Glen Nevis via Sgurr a'Bhuic, Stob Coire Bhealaich and Aonach Beag from Glen Nevis. Descend by heading north and down the ski area gondola.PeakyPete02/09/2016
Easyish hill after Beag. Cloud free with very little snow either. Quite a walk out.akmilne16/05/2016
climbed with AndyFCMark16/05/2016
Glen Nevis to Gondola cross walk. Glorious in bright sun and no wind with jon moss, andy paton, graeme wilkinson, tom oldham and, for a bit, matt davies. Grinding ascents on soft snow but fantastic views all around. 6 hoursalexmaclennan10/03/2016
With JG, sunny but cold dayGaryG16/02/2016
From Glen Nevis, Sgurr a'Bhuic, Stob Choire Bhealach, Aonach Beag and Aonach Mor.rhalstead27/09/2015
http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=55628basscadet22/08/2015
Self, via Ton na Sroine and Stob an Chul ChoireHighland Days07/08/2015
S&C see A. Beaglithosyork04/04/2015
petey10/10/2014
Steal Falls to ridge to Aonach Beag to Aonach Mor, back to Aonach Beag to smaller peak to Steal Falls About 6 hoursPackmule06/09/2014
ghaley27/08/2014
Via Gondola - Easy day for Parkerbisman96z27/06/2014
Glen Nevis to Fersit (Ramsay Round recce)Geoff Briggs07/06/2014
solo severe descent down shoulderpigerg29/05/2014
With GHC. Up the on the Gondola. A perfect day, calm, sunny and crisp snow. 10/10Play2End18/04/2014
With Andy using Walk Highlands Aonachs route. Hard walk.Crib Goch01/10/2013
Start ascent at 2.oo pm. Initial route: included Aonach Beg (skipped because of the late hour), Aonach Mor, Carn Mor Dearg, Carn Mor Dearg Arete and Ben Nevis. Ascent for the summit taken from the N side, as it offers wonderful views of the valleys bellow... Perfect weather and NO MIDGES!Sorina07/08/2013
Completed with a group of 6 poor visibility from the col and very high winds.ccoombes03/08/2013
http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=34630basscadet26/07/2013
Bob's completion of Munro's. Much taking of whiskey before hillarious descent down the ski runs in the snow to the cable car back to the cars. A great day out once I had tackled the snowy walking (not my thing at all normally)nickywood116/05/2013
summit with climber Pete,Sara,Gary,Ade,Wesley.Hazel Webb21/02/2013
second ascent, 5 in the party, club meet, vis very bad close to a total white out round the summit. used gondola then walked up the remaining slopes, very bitter on the ridge out & backrum doodle 15/02/2013
Niels last MonroeJamesSDonald08/09/2012
1 & 3 of 6: Out from ski CP. Return from Aonach Beag.ChrisR05/09/2012
Hyperopic08/07/2012
http://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/Forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=55628basscadet08/04/2012