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Name:Cnap a' Chleirich
Hill number:535
Height:1174m / 3852ft
Parent (Ma):529  Beinn a' Bhuird [Beinn a' Bhuird North Top]
Parent (SMC):529  Beinn a' Bhuird [Beinn a' Bhuird North Top]
RHB Section:08B: Cairngorms
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA), Moray (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen), Catchment Boundaries, Spey
Watershed:Mull of Kintyre to Rattray Head, Aberdeen Bay
Class:Simm, Munro Top, Murdo
Grid ref:NJ 10762 01004
Summit feature:tor
Col:1141m  NJ104010  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 36
(1:25k) OL58S 404S
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 287 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Glen Quoich with Beinn a' Bhuird, Stob an t-Sluichd & Beinn a' Bhuird South Top.duchally26/08/2019
Ben Avon and Beinn a Bhuird from Keiloch. Very windy and cloud above 800mHuwel24/07/2019
From Keiloch, MTB to end of track up Gleann an t-Slugain for a round of Beinn a' Bhuird ST, NT, Stob an t'Sluichd, Cnap a' Chleirich, Ben Avon and top, Carn Eas and Creag an Dail Mhor.rhalstead18/06/2019
Debs and Tali. From Linn of Quoich, All four summit plateau tops and out to Cnap a' Chleirich.Mountain Goat28/03/2019
Solo. From Ben Avon.Dangerous Dave21/09/2017
carn fiaclach, A chioch, BaB south top, beinn a bhuird, stob an t sluichd, cnap a chlerich, carn eas, creag an dail mhor, meall a t slugain, from keiloch invercauld MTB to end of tracks before ruins slugain.robertphillips22/04/2017
Weather fair.MountainMac20/01/2017
From Linn of Quoich, round of Beinn a'Bhuird (four Munro tops), Beinn a'Chaorainn (both tops) and Beinn Bhreac (both tops)kdbennett03/09/2016
Climbed from Inverauld House Car Park, climbed via South side of Beinn A Bhuird, round to the North Top, down to the Sneck, then up and back to Leabaidh an Daimh Bhuidhe, before returning to Invercauld via Slogain.gandrew16/08/2015
From Kelloch. With Gavin.MorecambeMonkey27/06/2015
A bit of a circuitous route to get to this if you want to avoid the bog.Play2End27/08/2014
Long day with Dave Howard. Cycled from Invercauld to Slugain Lodge then walked to Sneck Ben Avon then Beinn a Bhuird. Snow on plateaus and gale force winds. Tops clear. Fantastic views.alexmaclennan15/05/2012
Long day. Cycle/Ben Avon/Beinn a Bhuird. Snow on top.tsharp09/04/2012
With Colin on route to Beinn a'Bhuird from The Sneck. Less windy that Ben Avon the previous day!alistairpooler23/10/2011
A long slog up the to the Sneck and then a quick wonder over the plateau to this top , fab views down Slochd Mor todaytorkm11/08/2011
self (Beinn a'Bhuirdhe)davidsbatty15/08/2010
Company: Soloiandesbottes08/10/2009
By Self As part of walk over two munrosalanm19/09/2009
Secound visit to Ben Avon, to complete the tops and Beinn A Bhuird. Cycled in on evening before from Invercauld. walked 33.5 km, climbed 1520m in 11 hours before returning.JamesSDonald23/09/2008
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit09/09/2007
Before tackling Ben Avon I headed across 'the sneck' on my way to Stob an t'Sluichd which I'd been unable to locate in yesterday's misty conditions. yorkie30/08/2006
7 of 8: From Beinn a Bhuird North Top.ChrisR30/08/2006
Took a direct route east across the misty moorland from Beinn a'Bhuird - North Top. yorkie29/08/2006
Second ascent 31/10/2010NormanW25/08/2006
Found a weird garden ornamental elephant on the rim of Garbh Coire with "Animals have feelings too" scratched onto it's back! Must have been brought up by quad or LR.steveroberts08/07/2006
Long day's solo walk from Invercauld, cycling to Slugainbarnz4801/07/2006
With Joel & Ian.Dangerous Dave24/01/2006
With Jeanettedickscroop04/08/2005
Nice summit, some shelter from the cold breeze on a fine, sunny day. Lunch here after a brisk walk from Beinn a'Bhuird summit(qv for full route)pwheeler06/06/2005
See B a'B S top. dbb08/09/2003
Completed on Ben Avon/Beinn a' Bhuird traverse.Messiaen15/06/2002
with MoragRockhopper06/05/2001
With: kdji; From Sneck climbed steep snow bank using axes and passed another party going to Ben Avon. Peregrine Falcon over Garbh Choire. Warm sun and deep snow on way to Beinn a'Bhuird N top.Ian Baines29/04/2000
Date unknown paulsross01/01/2000
From Invercauld, before the car park was there. Hot and sunny.iangalbraith31/07/1999
CK, club. Also 17/4/11 SheilaS30/03/1997
RS MF. From Mar Lodge by MTB through Glen Quoich to 093952, then Clach a Clerich, The Sneck, Ben Avon, Ben Bhuird, An Dollaid & return to Mar Lodge.Vin28/09/1996
With James. From at Keiloch road junction. After climbing South Top and North Top of Beinn a' Bhuird. Went on to Cnap a' Chlèirich (Munro Top 1172m) and then over Cnap a' Chlèirich as marked on map, and down ridge to SSW to join main path in Glen Quoich. Took the first part of the track towards Glen Gairn, thinking it might be a short cut. Crossed the moor (no path) to join the track in Glen an t-Slugain.pwbellarby08/04/1996
Continued on from here to the last Top of Beinn a'Bhuird, Stob an t'Sluichd.Aye Jimmy24/07/1995
From Linn of Quoich on round of Ben Avon and Beinn A BhuirdPeterD25/08/1994
From Linn of QuoichBLACKHILL17/06/1994
Glen Quoich round, Beinn Bhreac ... Beinn a'Bhuird and Carn na Drochaide, from Linn of Dee.Eddie07/07/1993
From a winter camp in the glen with Robin, Alan, MikeChris Pearson02/01/1993
With Dave from Glen Luibeg after camping in Clais Fhearnaig. SS15/07/1990
group weekend of get to know you and fitness training for Himalayan trek. Persuaded the group to access Bienn a Bhuird by us wading the River Dee at Braemar as it's only about a foot deep or so.vegibagger16/09/1989
Big Trek contd.Colinmac200519/05/1989