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Name:Sgurr Choinnich [Sgurr Choinich]
Hill number:768
Height:749m / 2457ft
Section:10C: Loch Arkaig to Glen Moriston
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Doubles, Lochy, Ness
Watershed:Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Land's End to John o'Groats, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NN 12771 94960
Summit feature:rock 8m WSW of cairn
Drop:277m
Col:472m  NN136948  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 34
(1:25k) 399
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 95 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Left car at foot of butterfly trail, cycled up tom 075920 and returned to car via two Grahams. Marshy ground shown on map west of hill was not a problem. With hindsight, a triangular walk starting at the foot of a new track at about 100912 would have been better.Topographer5717/07/2017
On round of GB, MnE, MCnS, GC, SC. With PK.amswanston25/02/2017
It has a track. From the butterfly reservation car park. On to a track. Go left a bit and you will see a rv track.tallblond12/09/2015
With Geal Charn et al. From butterfly place - disappointed not to see Chequered Skippers, must demand a refund. Did not see much else because of low cloud. Snow beginning to thaw.Martin R30/12/2014
With Meall Blair. Long day over rough ground between and back to car. Great clear weather though.nordicstar24/08/2014
selfdavidsbatty12/06/2014
round of 2 grahams from butterfly carpark.robertphillips18/01/2014
Parked by butterfly reserve, in short sleeves, Uphill through trees and bracken to open moor and another gate onto a rough road. Crossed stream on road and up over rough ground to a deer fence with locked gate. Climbed over the fence to a buggy track wet in places leading uphill to its end at 2,000'. Pair of grouse. A final easy walk up over short tundra vegetation to a line of old fence posts and to the top at 11.10. Pile of large stones made the cairn. A watershed hill. Mrs B was here in June 1997. Gently downhill for lunch. On further descent felt as if elastic was tied to my back and was unable to put front foot down onto the ground. Leaning backwards, I fell over backwards! Knees very weak and difficult to stand upright. This happened 5 or 6 times. 2 men on mountain motor bikes opened the gate, which I walked through and fell down again feeling very faint. Coffee and glucose tablets. Fell back again into sludge, both boots and socks and backside wet through. Very slowly onto upwararranc24/07/2011
Solo Uisdean2502/05/2011
From Loch Arkaig via the Allt Mhuic, with Mora.BLACKHILL24/05/2010
Ascended from the north by bridge over the River Garry.JohnW18/05/2001
MC JCMartin6629/08/2000
Up and down from the waterfall between forests over mostly frozen ground, thankfully.Eddie19/02/1999
excellent falls, then longish plod to fine summit,. rubha cheanna mhuir, cross burn above falls, descend S from Meall Blair RHW28/12/1998
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Sick Kid16/12/2016
Crumblie230/10/2016
NormanW19/09/2016
foggieclimber21/08/2016
h3cla13/05/2016
anne336620/03/2016
borderline03/01/2016
daviemore22/06/2015
JulieB29/05/2015
TONY DEALL07/05/2015
PGCE01/10/2014
jenx24/08/2014
Tom Mundell10/07/2014
rogreeves23/05/2014
ngthack04/03/2014
GavinTheobald 221/11/2013
jimbloomer12/11/2013
Laurel24/10/2013
Rowan24/10/2013
Winterfloodian29/05/2013
chrispine13/04/2013
DaveMcS16/03/2013
Wycombe Wanderer05/12/2012
Andrew Simmons20/10/2012
N.Morters13/10/2012
Campbell Singer08/06/2012
iainwalton06/06/2012
ancient brit28/05/2012
mae08/05/2012
cmac15/04/2012
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