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Name:Sgurr nan Coireachan
Hill number:776
Height:956m / 3136ft
RHB Section:10D: Mallaig to Fort William
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Triples, Catchment Boundaries, Lochy, Shiel, Morar
Watershed:Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Greater Loch Linnhe
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NM 90294 88003
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:234m
Col:722m  NM915882  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 40
(1:25k) 398E
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 485 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Clockwise circuit of the two Munros with a walk in from Glenfinnan NT car park.welshyboyo25/06/2019
With RodOik10/06/2019
Sgurr Thuilm - Sgurr nan Coireachan - An Stac - Druim a Chuirn - Meith Bheinn - Creag Bhån - Beinn nan Cabar. Straight along ridge from Sgurr Thuilm to Sgurr nan CoireachanClive G01/05/2019
SoloAimless Rambler23/04/2019
With ChristineKeith9927/02/2019
With Keithchristine9927/02/2019
Walked in from Glenfinnian via Corryhully then up SE ridge - lots of fresh snow down to 350m made progress slow - strong NW wind as well - then onto Sgurr Thuilmwychwood27/01/2019
From Glenfinnan, bike to Corryhully, then continued along road and signposted track up Sgurr a' Choire Riabhaich, on to Sgurr nan Coireachan, long ridge (via Meall an Tarmachain, Beinn Gharbh, Beinn Gharbh E Top, Sgurr Thuilm W Top to Sgurr Thuilm, descent via Druim Coire a' Bheithe to track and return via Corryhullykdbennett02/07/2018
Some nice scrambly bits to the summit. A fantastic walk round the horseshoe with stunning views as a rewardLizzieG05/06/2018
started off in the rain but cleared by the time I go to the top.FCMark13/05/2018
Day before TGO Challenge 2018 from Corryhully bothytwg2710/05/2018
As part of the Corriehully horsehoe from Glenfinnan. Cycled in to the bothyRoblex19/09/2017
CUHWC Glen Coe trip. With JG. Glorious sunshine.AGWilliamson28/03/2017
Completed Sgurr Thula and Sgurr nan Coirfachan with climbing club. Steve's last munroe.Stayed in Railway CarriageJamesSDonald08/10/2016
M2Dave Geere30/05/2016
A long walk up Glen Finnan then up the ridge following a good path for most of the way until near the summit. Cloud reluctant to clear on the top.Windy Corner29/05/2016
First Munro!dadofmorph09/05/2016
Weather fair.MountainMac16/03/2016
With Nick Piotrowski doing the Glenfinnan Horseshoe on a fantastic winter day. Sadly lost mobile phone somewhere on descent.signyred12/02/2016
From Glenfinnan. With Sam & Lindsay.MorecambeMonkey25/07/2015
From Sgurr Thuilm. Biked out and saw the Jacobite stem train go over the viaduct. Many tourists!Bookerdddd02/09/2014
Arduous solo walk in fine weatherbarnz4824/08/2014
Horseshoe of Sgurr nan Coireachan, Sgurr Thuilm and their associated tops.rhalstead18/06/2014
With Brain R. Clockwise ascent to next Munro. Plenty of fresh snow made it hard work. Lift back to car with Ghillie.Play2End22/01/2014
hf 8.5 hourspigerg30/09/2013
Climbed with Rob in conjunction with Sgurr Thuilm with Rob after visiting Glenfinnan visitor centre and watching for steam train on viaduct to no avail. A wet day, mist on tops, useful cycle ride up path beside stream.david.walker4011/05/2013
Corryhully horseshoe in the morning, Gulvain in the afternoon. Day 38 of 59 for all Munros. 41km, +/-2600m.PGCE04/05/2013
USMC trip with DaveLoz_mck13/04/2013
On a clockwise round of the Corryhully Horseshoe. Misty and rainy until early afternoon. See my blog post for more details: <a href="http://blog.alistairpooler.co.uk/2012/09/the-corryhully-horseshoe.html" target="_blank">http://blog.alistairpooler.co.uk/2012/09/the-corryhully-horseshoe.html</a>alistairpooler20/09/2012
262nd - Solo - from Glenfinnan rail station, dry, cool day, sunny with little cloud. Visibility outstanding with views across west coast islands, northern and Lochaber ranges. Great day.RGibbs30/08/2012
Standard traverse of Sgurr nan Coireachan and Sgurr Thuilm from Glenfinnan. With Ruth and Amy.davidpettit8408/06/2012
2nd of 2, don't be deceived there's quite a lot of up and downs between Munros and it'll take longer than you think. Grabbed bike at bothy and cycled out in ~15 mins.bowzi20/05/2012
With Jeremy. Dry .Camped at Corryhully. Torrential rain on cycling outyounggl12/05/2012
Roy & ScoobyJimA15/04/2012
With Andy, pity didn't know about the bothy bit wet and about 8 hours total with thulingeoffreybbb07/04/2012
With Lornarad24/03/2012
Climbed with Pete Williams, Lisa and Matt. Had to abort ridge due to high wind and heavy rain.amcculloch31/12/2011
ghaley26/07/2011
squrr nan coireachan and squrr thuilm cycled in to the bothy.robertphillips02/07/2011
See Sgurr Thuilmdickscroop29/05/2011
FIRST DAY OUTR WITH CLUB DID THE GLENFINNAN HORSE SHOE. VERY POOR VISjennygraham01/05/2011
Ah that viaduct in certain films. Beautiful walk up to these two munros, want to return and do Steap. Company: Soloiandesbottes04/03/2011
6 of 7: From Meall an Tarmachain.ChrisR30/08/2010
Stayed at Glenfinnan Station Bunkhouse with Carol, Tom and Alan and Jess. Lot of snow around on topsmunromurph12/05/2010
With JayColinmac200520/02/2010
Solo.Dangerous Dave15/05/2009
Steve, Saf, Julian. Very windy!Mountain Goat14/03/2009
Found this one and its neighbour difficult both to climb and navigate in a poor visibilty day.akmilne17/10/2008
Completed Sgurr Thula and Sgurr nan Coirfachan, 22km, 1600m in 7.5hrJamesSDonald11/07/2008
David OChris Blake09/03/2008