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Name:Sgurr Mhurlagain
Hill number:763
Height:880m / 2887ft
RHB Section:10B: Knoydart to Glen Kingie
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Lochy, Ness
Watershed:Inner Moray Firth, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Greater Loch Linnhe, Land's End to John o' Groats, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,C,Y,P500)
Grid ref:NN 01263 94459
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:515m
Col:365m  NM975948  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33
(1:25k) 399
Observations:knoll 90m ENE at NN 01345 94495 is 5m lower
Survey:Abney level
Comments:Section aligns with Corbett Tops booklet. RHB gives 10C.
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 211 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Alan, Andrew, Chris, Craig, Gerry, Jan, Jane, Kate, KenNHWC30/11/2019
An anticlockwise circuit of the 2 corbetts starting from Strathan. Weather wet and moderately windy.justin99923/08/2019
After long drive thought I'd claim my first corbett for this trip. Hard work from Loch Arkaig, guess my legs were tired. Good views from summit. Company: Soloiandesbottes11/04/2019
Up and back from Strathanrjf3508/08/2018
Colin and I. A very hot dry day. Did it in conjunction with Sgurr Mhurlagainiansm06/07/2018
From Strathan via SW ridge, above cloud inversiondavidpettit8403/06/2018
Up from the col between the 2 Corbett's, again no views due to the low cloud just covering the top.Nozzer07/05/2018
Sgurr Mhurlagain & Fraoch Bheinn from Strathan. On own.MorecambeMonkey09/05/2017
From road end up S ridge of Fraoch Bheinn and then dropped down rough ground to col and up open slopes to Sgurr Mhurlagain. Cold, crisp day.benalder28425/03/2017
Ascended this in low cloud and rain walking back out from Kinbreack.alexmaclennan19/06/2016
CK SheilaS13/05/2016
Carried on to Fraoch Bheinnduchally10/05/2016
From end of public road, long west ridgeTopographer5712/10/2015
Cloud and sun, with fine views along Loch Arkaig, and all of Knoydart and Loch Quoich area from the top.Gill06/09/2015
climbed from col between Fraoch Beinn and this hill, sunny and good viewsoatcake10/06/2015
Sgurr Mhurlagain and Fraoch Bheinn. Showers of rain / hail / snow and even occasional sunshineRobertP17/05/2015
Late start, limited daylight hours and snowy conditions means just one Marilyn at a time. Great views of temperature inverson over L Archaig.Martin R29/12/2014
On Day 2 of my TGO Challenge walk. Ascended easily from Glen Dessarry on a lovely afternoon.Phreerunner10/05/2014
fraoch bheinn,squrr mhuragain and squrr cos na breachd-loaidh from strathan.robertphillips05/08/2013
Alone, but on way to meet Will in Kinbreak bothy.Grinner13/07/2013
selfdavidsbatty11/08/2012
Tough ascent. Weather warm and clear after thick moring mist. 6 hours. Much easier descent than yesterday. Saw painted lady on summit!gercal5303/08/2012
Alone. In conjunction with Fraoch Bheinn. Hazel turned back before 1st hillSpudGunn01/05/2011
With D Roeder. From car park at end or road (9:20), about 500m along road then angled up to ridge and eventually to summit. Back along ridge and down to col then steeply up Fraoch Bheinn. Long grassy descent to Strathan & car (15:05). Weather good. dbb13/07/2010
Solo.Dangerous Dave10/06/2009
Walked in w Jenx/MVW over Mhurlagain to Klibreck bothy from STrathan. Then round Fhuarain/Breachd-laoidh and meet ASC/NW at Bothy, out over Fraoch Bheinn - for Sgurr Mor - Scotty's penultimate Munronordicstar02/04/2009
1 of 4: From road end at Strathan.ChrisR12/06/2008
Summit bivvy.ARM23/06/2007
Parked car above Loch Arkaig and walked to west bank of Dearg Allt above Strathan then up very wet path to the bealach then plod up South West ridge of Sgurr Mhurlagain, indestinct top so walked east along summit, then back down again same way to bealach then up Fraoch BheinnWhithaugh07/10/2006
Sgurr Mhurlagain (NM 013946) S/F NM981914 Cold, windy, snow from 1500', overcast, cloudbase 2000'.John Young01/04/2006
Galltywenallt05/10/2005
With a friend. We drove to the end of the public road at the end of Loch Arkaig. The road is deteriorating. We walked up the path near Dearg Allt. Walked up the broad SW ridge of Sgùrr Mhurlagain to reach the summit. It was misty on top with rain and somewhat cold. We went down Druim Coire an Stangain Mhòir, now out of the mist and the rain stopped. We went off north before the end to reach the River Kingie. We had intended to cross the river and climb Gairich but the river was too deep. We walked upstream to near Kinbeck bothy before finding a place where it might have been possible to cross. The walk by the river had been slow due to peat hags etc so by now it was quite late. We decided to continue upstream and eventually made a bivvy a short distance below the col between An Eag and Sgùrr Còs na Breachd-laoidh.pwbellarby23/06/2005
Second round ascent.pwbellarby 2nd23/06/2005
MC JC. See report for Fraoch Bheinn.Martin6627/02/2005
On the TGO ChallengeBLACKHILL11/05/2003
Via SW ridge. Foot and Mouth restrictions in area. Didn't do the nearby Corbett on this occasion owing to the wet, the bog and the clag.Aye Jimmy26/07/2001
from F Bheinn. Down on grassy runs out of bealach over dry hags and steady progress up lesser slopes for 1 1/2 miles. Ptarmigan near summit. Top at 13.40. At car 6 1/2 hrs - 9 1/4m.arranc04/07/2000
Round of Fraoch Bheinn and Sgurr Mhurlagain from the Loch Arkaig road end.Eddie17/11/1998
AR Uisdean2523/05/1998
Corbett bagging: Sgurr Mhurlagain, Fraoch Bheinn, Sgurr Cos na Breachd-laoidh and Sgurr an Fhuarain RHW14/04/1995
sclater11/04/1994
Solo trip; with Fraoch BheinnInvicta1406/07/1993
Straightforward ascent from Strathan.JohnW31/05/1991
weaselmaster30/06/2019
Sick Kid30/06/2019
Ralph25/03/2019
Kevin2903527/12/2018
hornet05/07/2018
BlackPanther05/06/2018
Jaxter11/11/2017