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Name:Sgurr na Ruaidhe
Hill number:894
Height:993m / 3258ft
RHB Section:12A: Kyle of Lochalsh to Garve
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Beauly, Catchment Boundaries, Cromarty
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NH 28902 42604
Summit feature:large cairn
Drop:226m
Col:767m  NH280430  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 25
(1:25k) 430
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 442 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
25th May GMC Aviemore Trip. Stayed at Inverness SYH with David Lane-Joint. Ran the ridge. Left bike at bridge further up glen. jps66625/05/2019
Descended from Garbh-charn then ascended to summit. Still windy with intermittent cloud.187lenny16/09/2018
!st munro of the day. Queued up at gate and allowed in at 9. Started walking at 9.30. Done with Maggs, Sam and Neil.dave neilson14/07/2018
Sam, Neil, Dave camping near Struy. Gate at 9ammn2314/07/2018
with M D and S. lovely day. Camped at struy fishing spot. Chippy on way home.nrowan14/07/2018
after camping with neil maggie, dave. 1st of 4 round.Rodge14/07/2018
Strathfarrar Munros from west to east, track from glen by Allt Toll a' Mhuic to Sgurr na Fearstaig, then along ridge Sgurr Fhuar-thuill, Creag Ghorm a' Bhealaich, Sgurr a' Choire Ghlais, Carn nan Gobhar and Sgurr na Ruaidhe, descending to track along Allt Coire Mhuillidh, down to glen, back to start by bikekdbennett22/06/2018
Cycled in from Inchmore for a traverse of the Strathfarrar Munros and Tops.rhalstead10/06/2018
Tim Elliot & Andrew Dyson neil hutton28/05/2018
SoloGeraldine Fardon05/05/2018
Anticlockwise circuit of the Strathfarrar Munros. On own.MorecambeMonkey05/05/2017
Climbed with Rob as part of 4 Munro ridge walk starting from east having placed bikes at west end. Spectacular ridge walk with great views.david.walker4001/05/2017
TD & CThis Dog25/08/2016
First of 6 solo tops today. Cloud-covered tops to start, completely clear later.mikejacobs29/07/2016
Standard round of the Strathfarrer 6. Tops all in cloud and bealachs cloud free. Drizzly/ mizzly blustery day. long walk back to the car.alexmaclennan20/06/2016
A bit of a slog but a sunny day with lots of good firm snow on the top.younggl02/04/2016
With ChristineKeith9913/08/2015
With RodOik25/06/2015
With Jenny and Ken on the Cannich Holidaynickywood111/06/2015
Last of the four today. Now back to the camp site in Glen Orrin via Meall na Faire.Play2End16/04/2015
SF, Richard, Duncan + othersChris Blake15/11/2014
Solo day completing Strathfarrar 4 - dry, hot with broken cloud on ascentbarnz4813/09/2014
First of Glen Strathfarrar fourrurquhart25/08/2014
Baking hot weather, cleggs biting in the corrie!steveroberts25/07/2014
With Anne Dawson, Heather Falconer, David Black, Andy Bennett, Eric, Terry, Mitch and Heather and Alastair for two a slog in poor visibility. Bitter cold on summit. Cleared a bit on descent. Easy walking , springy turfmunromurph28/06/2014
Long wet slog up to this hill. No great views as cloud at top.akmilne04/05/2014
Not sure if it was tired legs from the previous day but this hill ascent just seemed to go on forever. Wet, cold and miserable day too!FCMark04/05/2014
Solo, 1st of 4 on an overcast day. Rather than waiting for the gate I cycled in, 1hr. Around 2hr15 to summit. Remember it being quite boggy most of the way.bowzi28/09/2013
ghaley14/07/2013
Via the SW ridge. Windy damp and cold so we descended after Carn nan Gobhar. Met a chap who was navigating just on GPS way points that he had down loaded from a website. He had no map and compass. Things are changing but are they for the better?mindlessflogger03/07/2013
Climbed with Andy Brown & Chris Dean. Translates to Peak of Redness.Davidjones25/05/2013
On a anti-clockwise round of the three easternmost Strathfarrar Munros. Excellent weather and views :-) See my blog post for more details: http://blog.alistairpooler.co.uk/2013/05/three-of-glen-strathfarrar-munros.htmlalistairpooler17/05/2013
See Sgurr Fhuar-thuilldickscroop22/09/2012
round of squrr na ruaidhe,carn nan gobhar, squrr a choire ghlais, squrr fhuar thuill, and beinn na muice.robertphillips22/03/2012
1 of 8: From parking spot near Deanie Power Stn.ChrisR27/06/2011
LEFT VAN AT THE GATESjennygraham01/04/2011
CraigW08/08/2010
Splitting the Strathfarrar 6 gave me the chance to go up from Deanie, an unusual and pleasant way via Aonach na Reise. The week before the Whitsun weekend,I had no problems getting into the Glen- about 8 cars each day.pwheeler23/05/2010
Really started to freeze again, glad got to this peak with an hour left for a descent. Views of walk and whole day will be etched onto my memory bank. The best walk in wintry weather I have ever had. Company: Soloiandesbottes02/04/2010
Climbed with Richard - good conditions however a bit of windamcculloch30/08/2009
175th - Allan - from Glen Strathfarrar parking just after Braulen Lodge, clear dry and cool, easy walking along the ridge, 2nd of 5 consecutive days without seeing anyonelse on the hills.RGibbs30/08/2009
With Jamie and Ben-Ji, Sgurr Fhuar-thuill,Craeg Gorm a'Bhealaich and tops Sgurr a'Choire Ghlais, carn nan Gobhar, Sgurr na Ruaidhevegibagger27/08/2009
with dad and Ben-Ji clockwise circuit over Sgurr Fhuar-Thuill, Creag Gorm a'Bhealaich, Srurr a, Choire Ghlais Carn nan Gobhar and Sgurr na Ruaidhe. 15/20 mins late out of the valley and the lady at the gate was cross told me dad off through me when I went to get her to open the gate.trigpillocksson27/08/2009
Did the usual 4 Munro round. Used a car/Bike for the road sections. Good weather. Anti-clockwise.Jhimmy09/08/2009
TGO Challenge day 3. Easy climb last of a long day then long walk over eastern tops to Struyaliogden11/05/2009
2nd time.PGCE13/04/2009
With Gavin Rees & Brian Dickson.Dangerous Dave17/10/2008
Completed Sgurr Fhumar-thuill, Sgurr a'Choire Ghlais, Carn nan Ghobhair, Sgurr na Ruaichie + 2 Tops, 30km, 1690m, in 7.8hrJamesSDonald01/08/2008
241redcon27/07/2008
3rdThearlaichdubh12/06/2008