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Name:Carnan Cruithneachd
Hill number:856
Height:727.8m / 2388ft
Section:11A: Loch Duich to Cannich
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Alsh & Duich
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NG 99451 25817
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:220m
Col:508m  NH005246  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 25 33
(1:25k) 414N
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 108 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Cycled up Glen Elchaig to Glomach falls path. This was spectacular on a sunny day. Then round to the pass and across the Simm to the top. A great Graham.jenx15/08/2016
From Killilan CP for second day. This time only as far as the river bridge for the Falls of Glomach. The that path, interesting in places. Branched off for the Graham and then a steady crossing if the burn to climb Meall Sguman.nordicstar15/08/2016
From Glomach car park near Morvich. Up steep path through forest onto open hillside. Ascended from SW up grassy rakes between rocky outcrops. Superb summit views along Glen Elchaig. Descended steeply on grass and heather to neighbouring Tump.Campbell Singer08/06/2016
with group of friends.Final Grahamdavidsbatty04/10/2015
Cycle up Glen Elchaig, then up by Falls of Glomach, in spate. Cracking hill, but rubbish weather.ngthack17/05/2015
from the falls of glomach carpark.robertphillips07/09/2014
Solo, after A Ghlas Bheinn.amswanston11/11/2012
fine viewpointThearlaichdubh16/06/2011
Great view of Glen Elchaigpeebs18/05/2011
Left car at Morvich camp site. To end of road across 1991 footbridge and on forest road by ruined hut. On zig zags to very steep stony path to forest edge. Over open moor and stream to bealach. Off path trundle up over deer grass into boulder area. Mist now cleared. GPS on final stretch and to top at 11.50. Hare and ptarmigan. 16 feral goats. Superb view of Glen Elchaig from Killilan to Loch Mhoicean. Vaughan got a century at last!arranc11/08/2005
JG Uisdean2508/08/2003
With a friend. We climbed A’ Ghlas-bheinn and Carnan Cruithneachd. We left Morvich Outdoor Centre and walked on path up Strath Croe and Gleann Cḥinneachain to Bealach an Sgàirne and then climbed to the summit of A’ Ghlas-bheine. Walked N to Bealach na Sṛine and to the summit of Carnan Cruithneachd. We descended SW in a thunderstorm to meet the path coming in from the north. We followed the path ~S and then forest tracks to Dorusduain. We crossed the river to join the path used on the outward journey.pwbellarby12/05/2001
PeteN11/11/1999
Up and down from Killilan road.Eddie31/08/1998
Graham bagging: Inverinate - Carn Bad a' Chreamha - Beinn Bhuide - Beinn Bhreac - Carnan Cruithneachd - Falls of Glomach - Strath Croe - Inverinate. RHW07/02/1998
Ascended after having descended from A'Ghlas-bheinn. Very good viewpoint.JohnW16/04/1996
got nearly to the summit but counting it anywayGayFinderblank
Crumblie220/08/2017
BlackPanther21/07/2017
AndyS21/05/2017
SuzanneTheobald08/04/2017
NormanW08/04/2017
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weaselmaster24/08/2016
Sick Kid24/08/2016
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h3cla01/11/2015
anne336604/10/2015
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Ken_Stewart21/07/2015
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Martin R26/05/2015
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DaveMcS10/07/2014
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