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Name:Glas-bheinn Mhor
Hill number:881
Height:651m / 2136ft
RHB Section:11B: Glen Affric to Glen Moriston
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Ness
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NH 43695 23145
Summit feature:rock 5m N of cairn
Drop:156m
Col:495m  NH456231  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 26
(1:25k) 416S
Observations:trig point 20m N at NH 43690 23165 and rocky summit 90m NE at NH 43751 23188 are both lower
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 124 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Solo. From Alltsigh along tracks through forest and then open ground to dam at NH434213. Up hillside to summit of Glas-bheinn Mhòr. Much snow above 400m not continuous but mostly firm and good walking. Excellent views of snow-covered hills on a fine sunny day. Back down same way.pwbellarby24/02/2018
first hill of the year and snow up to your backside started at divach car park (nh494278) and took the long way in followed the path to loch dubh climed on to glas bheinn beheag down through the small lochans which were frozen over and up on to glas-bheinn-mhor .. retraced my stepsmikebeattie05/01/2018
From end of the road at Balbeg. Little carpark there. Hard going after leaving the path. It was 2.5 hrs before we actually saw the hill. 6.5hr round trip. Great views and a glorious daytallblond21/01/2017
Continuation from Meall Fuar-mhonaidh.Topographer5723/09/2016
From Grotaig parking. Track and path normale to the summit of Meall Fuar-mhonaidh, thereafter the back fells to Glas Bhein Mhor. Cut round over rough ground to eventually regain upwards track.nordicstar15/10/2015
selfdavidsbatty08/06/2015
Came up from Aultsigh on a good track. Data gathering mast still there but no sign of turbines -yet. Fantastic summit with lots of snow.BigJ02/04/2015
Walk in from Altsigh up a good track to 1.5k from summitNozzer02/04/2015
Not so much ice, but still as windy as Mhonaidh. Traverse over various minor summits on way back as the weather worsened.Martin R02/01/2015
Galltywenallt24/10/2014
round of 2 over rough ground from mfmrobertphillips25/04/2014
Solo. With MFM, from Alltsigh. Bike to 438216 - steep climb up, good fun descent.amswanston27/09/2013
From Meall Fuar-mhonaidh. Then roughly straight to Carn na Fiacail.Alan Moore29/08/2008
AloneSpudGunn13/07/2006
from Mhonaidh. Downhill on SW ridge dodging crags for 3/4 mile onto sloping tussock, swamp grass and tp S outlet of Loch. Trudge across rising lank grassy moor and gently to top at 13.20. Column 8176. Neat cairn 20m south. Eilrig, Loch Ness in 2 sections, Bailgeann, F_Mhonaidh and Chrathaich.arranc29/06/2006
Climbed during MarHoF Meet at Fort Augustus.marktrengove03/06/2006
AMT Uisdean2502/01/2004
Ascended from Meall Fuar-mhonaidh.JohnW25/05/2000
Round of Meall Fuar-mhonaidh and Glas-bheinn Mhor on a hot day. Even Spanish visitor to the hills had had enough of the heat.Eddie23/08/1999
Date is first visit. Notes from later...fine remote hill, excellent view of Meall Fuar-mhonaidh; +see TrigpointingUK.com. A82 Alltsigh, tk to 437193, new tk to 437217, return via tk from 472213 RHW30/12/1998
I got spooked by the silence and turned backGayFinderblank
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