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Name:Creag Bhalg
Hill number:606
Height:668m / 2192ft
RHB Section:08B: Cairngorms
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NO 09177 91228
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:159m
Col:509m  NO063930  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 43
(1:25k) OL52N OL58S 387N 404S
Observations:large cairn 60m NW at NO 09133 91262 may be as high
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 200 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Camped in Glen Quoich then up Beinn Bhreac before doing Creag Bhalg.Robinho0819/11/2017
From Linn of Dee CarparkPaulineD12/09/2017
ghaley02/08/2017
Great views of Ben AvonIanHHill29/08/2016
With GHC via Mar Lodge. Easy.Play2End27/08/2016
Up water of quoich back over the hill, with mora, much damage from winter storm.BLACKHILL27/06/2016
From Mar LodgeCrib Goch22/10/2015
With Jenx. From Mar Lodge using the JdF route.nordicstar20/10/2015
With Gavin.MorecambeMonkey28/06/2015
From Linn of Dee Car Park. Route and write-up at: http://gayleybird.blogspot.co.uk/2015/05/creag-bhalg.htmlGayle15/05/2015
From L of Q. Somehow managed to make a circular with road walk in dark. It gets dark so early in Scotland. And it was wet.Martin R01/12/2014
From Linn of Quoich after Carn na Drochaide.bowlesy25/05/2013
Creag Bhalg (NO 091912) S/F NO 085900. Short walk on a dry but overcast day. Snow cover from about 500 m.John Young01/04/2013
With Ian Soulsby.Dangerous Dave18/02/2013
With ES and IS.amswanston19/08/2012
With AS. Part carried.With ES and IS.eks19/08/2012
With AS. Part Carried. With ES and IS. iks19/08/2012
From Linn of Quoich car park up beside deer fence to P657 then to summit on lovely sunny morning.Dugswell226/05/2012
with Iain Robertsondavidsbatty21/03/2012
sqor mor, carn na drochaide, and creag bhaig.robertphillips25/02/2012
MCMartin6618/12/2011
Pushover. Start at 901097 close to turnoff to Mar Lodge. Go NW up rough track to a large gate and stile at about 500m. Go over stile and turn right onto smaller track to summit.Topographer5728/06/2011
KeithByTheC23/08/2009
climbed from Glen Lui for impressive views of the Munros to the Ntorkm17/05/2008
ELMA CAMERON VICTORIA FRASER CLAIRE/ANDY/FRASER/JOYCE/JACK/ALISTAIRdonmeister20/11/2005
Self, Peter and SallyInvicta1414/06/2005
Red squirrel. In open forest on track out of wood to open moor. Very large stile with two handrails over deer fence. Cuckoo flew into wood. Faint footpath by fence over trackless heather on bee line for bulge of hill and to top at 11.20. 2 substantial cairns 30m apart.arranc13/06/2004
Dry, sunny, with Liz and Allan, good views.iangalbraith05/06/2004
Approx dateGallovidian01/10/2001
OK hill & view. from 090900 nr Mar Lodge RHW17/03/2000
Straightforward morning ascent from Mar Lodge.JohnW30/10/1999
Up and down from Mar Lodge entrance.Eddie23/05/1998
Estimated date of ascentpwbellarby02/02/1995
IRA-OC Uisdean2512/05/1974
clanbonham06/05/2018
gary198114/04/2018
GmacT09/10/2017
elizyanne09/10/2017
walk livi12/09/2017
hornet09/09/2017
Lionel Bidwell19/05/2017
Dee Rogers16/05/2017
scoob26/03/2017
Fi26/03/2017
BlackPanther15/03/2017
ARM11/03/2017
alda17/02/2017
bertbarnett12316/02/2017
chalky195303/01/2017
h3cla31/10/2016