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Name:Sgor Fhionnaich
Hill number:4728
Height:568.4m / 1865ft
Parent (Ma):1132  Ben Loyal - An Caisteal
RHB Section:16B: Durness to Loch Shin
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Class:Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five, Submarilyn
Grid ref:NC 56305 48251
Summit feature:cairn
Col:426.7m  NC 56447 48579  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 10
(1:25k) 447S
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
Comments:added to Submarilyns in June 2014
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 16 users)ByDate of Ascent
Combined with Meallan Liath (1136) from Kinloch Lodge. Left bike near ruin to S of Loch an Dithreibh. Simple out and back from there.mae09/08/2018
From the south end of Loch Fhionnaich and back the same way. A nice hill.Alan Moore19/05/2018
Slogged across dry bog from end of track N of Loch an Dithraibh the spiralled up S and E side. Descended to E side of Loch Fionnnaich then returned down for slog back to bike.Eddie19/08/2016
Wet approach, steep in parts from Kinloch cottage.Martin R22/05/2016
I suspect this peak, the lowest on the Ben Loyal range, is not much visited, but we did it anyway. It involved losing a lot of height from Sgor Cheirich, descending to Loch Fhionnaich before gaining almost 150m to the summit (suprised it's not a sub-Marilyn). Small in stature but big on views.jonglew23/05/2012
fine steep compact summit. from N, up easy steep gully below Chleirich RHW25/05/2011
Gavin Theobald27/08/2018
Alan Whatley08/04/2015
Colin Crawford24/11/2012