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Name:Creag na Cathaig
Hill number:4026
Height:662m / 2172ft
Parent (Ma):214  Creach Bheinn
RHB Section:03B: Loch Linnhe to Loch Etive
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Creran, Catchment Boundaries, Etive
Class:Simm, Graham Top
Grid ref:NN 03786 43418
Summit feature:rocky knoll
Col:618m  NN035431  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 50
(1:25k) 377W
Observations:cairn is 45m SW of summit at NN 03754 43388
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 83 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
,Druimavuic - Meall nan Caorach - Meall Garbh - Creach Bheinn - Meall Garbh - Creag na Cathaig - track down from bealachdavidpettit8410/11/2019
Debs & Tali, late start, Rocky Tops of Beinn Sgulaird as per Pocket Mountains, Central Highlands.Mountain Goat19/09/2019
Bus to Creagan Bridge. On former A828 (now minor road) along north shore and round head of Loch Creran to Druimavuic, then up estate road (notice on second gate pointing to BEINN SQULAIRD [sic]). To bealach, then south-westwards on damp but short grass (occasional faint FPs) to summit. Early cloud lifting, then sunny spells, duller later. View extensive but hazy from Bidean nam Bian to Ben Cruachan and from Creach Bheinn (Kingairloch) to Ben More and Stob Binnein. Back down ridge and road to Druimavuic, then former A828 along south shore of loch to bridge and bus.mainnirnamfiadh01/09/2017
On TGO ChallengeColin Crawford12/05/2017
On the way to Creach BheinnGill27/12/2016
Solo. Second visit this week!Dangerous Dave09/07/2016
Solo.Dangerous Dave06/07/2016
Circuit from Druimavuicrjf3525/03/2016
strong, cool, gusty E wind. Good hazy views, esp from this top. From Druimavuic via track to col and C Bheinn. Return via M Garbh, M na Caorach dropping down to and crossing burn. 5hrs inc stops. No walkers but cranes and L Rovers on track (hydro works?).niallp21/04/2014
Sunny, warm, cold wind, good views.iangalbraith27/04/2013
First top on linear walk.Dugswell206/06/2012
self (Creach Bheinn)davidsbatty25/04/2012
3 of 6: From Creach Bheinn.ChrisR17/02/2007
Climbed on a good Jan day, snowy, from NN006448 and up burn to col point at NN035432 and climbed to summit ridge from there - second big knoll.nordicstar20/01/2007
En-route to Creach Bheinn as per SMC Corbett guide.Aye Jimmy22/10/2000
Solo Uisdean2520/07/2000
from Loch Creran. Difficulty getting through homestead and to track on open hillside and gentle uphill to final sheep fence. Turned right on shoulder to top at 15.00. to M Garbh.arranc25/07/1994
Sick Kid27/10/2019
Am Bodach02/08/2019
hill walker26/05/2019
andrew brown20/05/2018
Dave McG03/02/2018
Erik B03/02/2018
Sick Kid30/11/2014
Martin R06/06/2012