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Name:Meall an Tarsaid
Hill number:651
Height:492.3m / 1615ft
Parent (Ma):651  Meall an Tarsaid
Section:09B: Glen Albyn and the Monadh Liath
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Ness
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (400-499m)
(Ma,Hu,Tu,4)
Grid ref:NH 49160 13056
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:154.7m
Col:337.6m  NH 4881 1244  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 34
(1:25k) 416S
Observations:cairn is 0.4m higher than rocks 180m NNW at NH 49090 13225 (hill 652)
Survey:Abney level/Leica RX1250
Comments:Reinstated as Marilyn April 2016
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 83 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Parked and route as alda. Sunny, warm, calm and great clear views.iangalbraith26/03/2017
Last Marylin of 2016. Very wet day, but clear Summit from the obvious large Layby to the north. With Kenny R, Alison Coull, Gillian, Ali. Both summits visited, limited views with low cloud.N.Morters31/12/2016
From NH4983613020, where there was room to pull the van off the road behind a passing place. Slow going! Route and write-up at: http://gayleybird.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/meall-tarsaid-creag-and-beinn-mheadhoin.htmlGayle16/05/2016
Re-visited to make certain both summits done.richtea504010/05/2016
Parked on minor road due east of summit opposite gate, easy ascent through open birch woods and heather, on top in about half an hour.alda21/03/2016
Crossed from the old top to this one whilst there in Feb. It appeared higher so always worth the walk. The two points are so close its odd that the existing records were not automatically updated.nordicstar04/02/2016
Snuck through the fence and up through the birch woods. A nice hill. Walked over both tops as they appeared similar heights.jenx04/02/2016
see previous for Meall an Tarsaid- hill 652Thearlaichdubh14/08/2015
from the east at glen fechlin over deer fence.robertphillips15/03/2015
From Killiechoilum, space for parking near house seemed ok but I couldn't find anyone to ask. From there, a direct way up through newly planted area- so poor going. Visited both tops then found much nicer way down using a landrover track until it disappeared in a sallow and birch scrub filled valley- but always an easy way through. From top, fine view esp. of Monadh Liathpwheeler18/05/2014
From WNW, deerfence gate at cattle grid. Revisited both summits.RHW04/05/2014
Tough going up through new plantings from the NW. Not recommended!AndrewFinnimore11/08/2013
Margaret, raining, hill had loads of holes where new little trees were planted. will be a nightmare in a few years time to climb. Took under 2 hours to dotallblond24/06/2012
Log shows we did both north and south topsDenise 08/01/2011
Solo Uisdean2512/02/2005
Ascended from the west.JohnW18/05/2004
On verge of narrow farm lane. over sheep pastures to heather and fern areas following sheep and deer trods. Above rocky outbreaks to final steeper slopes to top at 10.40. to t'other.arranc11/07/2002
Relocated summit since RHB; fine steep climb, decent rocky hill. 498133, round deerfence, thru birch & outcrops RHW23/12/2000
Up and down through birch, that kept the lashing rain off, to the East. Spot height on OS and as to my annotated RHB at the time.Eddie02/12/2000
scoob11/11/2017
Fi11/11/2017
Nozzer05/07/2017
govanah21/01/2017
AndyS25/12/2016
NormanW24/07/2016
chriswatson23/07/2016
iainwalton08/05/2016
SpudGunn01/03/2015
richtea504005/11/2014
grumpy11/10/2014
PGCE27/09/2014
Tom Mundell30/06/2014
Trekking toes30/06/2014
Martyn123/01/2014
softsquare14/10/2013
Crumblie214/10/2013
aul-fogie19/07/2012
mae11/07/2012
jimbloomer28/05/2012
Alan Whatley01/03/2012
thenomad22/02/2012
hill walker11/12/2011
Martin R23/02/2011
iaindbrown29/01/2011
RichardM08/01/2011
foggieclimber12/12/2010
beinn12/12/2010
raffemeister28/08/2010
MIKE NICHOLLS07/04/2009
Gallovidian20/02/2009