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Name:Liathach - Spidean a' Choire Leith
Hill number:953
Height:1054.8m / 3461ft
RHB Section:13A: Loch Torridon to Loch Maree
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Torridon
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y,T100,P600,P500)
Grid ref:NG 92937 57957
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:957m
Col:98m  NG974573  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 25
(1:25k) 433
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 560 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Top clagged in but cleared with Tash. Didn't carry on ridge cos I was frit.pigerg16/06/2019
Glen Torridon - Stuc a Choire Dhuibh Bhig - Stob a Choire Liath Mhor - Spidean a Choire Leith - Am Fasarinen - Mullach an Rathain - Glen Torridon and back to eastern car park.Mark Jackson29/05/2019
Complete traverse of Liathach including Am Fasarinen from Glen Torridon. Highest UK temp of 26 centigrade for today recorded at Kinlochewe.knarf15/05/2019
Via Toll a' MeitheachIsbjorn Winter Round04/01/2019
1st munro of the day. Took path that leads round back of Beinn Eighe until we realised our error. Traversed until we hit right path which took us steeply into corrie then onto ridge. Turned west and reached summit. Sensational views and visibility.Sun and no clouds or wind.dave neilson06/07/2018
Canoe Loch maree with Elspeth Norman and Davemn2306/07/2018
Liathach traverse early in the morning in high heat and low windmaaaaaaaatty27/06/2018
Liathach Munros and Tops from Glen TorridonGeoff Briggs30/05/2018
A hard day.Chris Terrey 17/05/2018
Lionel, Eleanor, TonyChris Blake17/09/2017
With Sheena and Gregory Henderson, Christine Mcguigan and Paul Tattersalltallblond10/08/2017
Revisit for the tops, ACW route meall dearg, mullach an rathain, mullach an rathain east top, am fasarinen, spidean a choire leith, stob a choire liath, stuc a choire dhuibh bhig.robertphillips06/05/2017
Weather fair.MountainMac06/05/2017
Rich Fahy, Mark Whelanhutonthehill13/03/2017
Liathach traversequadbarrel21/10/2016
Full traverse of Liathach from east to west.welshyboyo24/05/2016
Beinn Alligin, Beinn Eighe and Liathach in a day. Day 57 of 59 for all Munros. 28km, +/- 3400m, 13 hours 30.PGCE22/04/2016
East west traverse with Barbara Jones and her mountain guide Jim Sutherland on utterly glorious conditions. Full traverse including along the crest of the An Fasarinen pinnacles and coming of east after Mullach an Rathain but not Meall Dearg to the north, which I'd done previously in 2012.vegibagger13/10/2015
With GHC. Took a while to get here. No view at all.Play2End20/06/2015
Traverse with Sam, Frankie and Will.robba_wag25/05/2015
traverse west to east, climbed with nick carter, descent by way up gullyweaselmaster09/02/2015
Whole ridge with most topsJamesSDonald03/10/2014
Third day of five-day trip with DW & SL. Classic Liathach traverse. The scrambling was easier than I expected - principally because it is is essentially ALL avoidable if you want it to be. We had an awesome day - clear weather, no wind across ridge/summits, but it was hazy.AGWilliamson21/09/2014
Traverse of Liathach on a bright clear with view in all directions.rhalstead26/06/2014
1st of 2, with Tom. Left car at end of walk and hoofed it along the road before starting ascent. Dodgy pastry from Inverness Tesco was due to haunt Tom most of the day :D A sock sacrifice was to be made later :Dbowzi07/06/2014
With AMac, MC, AD, JB, RS, SF, NFdickiewren03/05/2014
With Tom & TilmanLoz_mck17/11/2013
With Andy on Liathach walkCrib Goch19/06/2013
2 of 6: From Stob a Choire Liath Mhor.ChrisR11/06/2013
KINLOCHEWE WEEKEVERTON10/06/2013
Climbed first, done all the scrambles and tops along the ridge we could find before moving on to the 2nd Munro. Fantastic day, one I won't forget in a hurry.FCMark30/05/2013
Scorcher of a day! Sunny with tremendous panoramic view and some great scrambling.akmilne30/05/2013
Climbed with Dave M, Mike & Scott in near-Winter conditionsbarnz4817/05/2013
KeithByTheC13/06/2012
Torridon GMC trip staying at Torridon SYHA with DLJ Reg Geoff B Dave Gray. Did hill with Geoff & DLJ weather great jps66603/06/2012
start of a 8 day munro bagging trip spidean coire nan clach, ruadh stac mor, spidean a choire leith, and mullach an rathain. 10 hours.robertphillips05/05/2012
Superb day, due to injury probs not able to do pinnacles infull, however low path if anything was worsegeoffreybbb24/07/2011
RoyJimA19/06/2011
petey29/04/2011
224th - Solo - Dry, clear and sunny day. From Torridon YH east to west traverse. The Pinnacles were good, but the best bit was the delicate scramble to the top Meall Dearg.RGibbs25/04/2011
EUHWC Torridon 2011Bronagh27/03/2011
Whole ridgedickscroop22/08/2010
Brilliant day. Ascent up Access Gully to clear skies, snow & views as far as the could see. Brocken spectre too.AJones18/02/2010
Sunny hot, calm, good views.iangalbraith16/07/2009
With Ben.alistairpooler11/07/2009
With Andy H Awesome weatheralanm31/05/2009
Continued along ridge from Stob a'Coire Leith-Mhor. yorkie27/05/2009
With Ashley, Whole ridge with all tops, 28.3km, 2560m, in 12.0hrJamesSDonald20/03/2009
Great sunny day, fun scrambling, marred by spraining ankle on descentCaralynR14/09/2008
Epic day with Sarah, sunshine from start to finish!Colinmac200530/05/2008