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Name:Carn Ban [1891: Carn Mairg]
Hill number:622
Height:942.2m / 3091ft
Parent (Ma):621  Carn Dearg
Parent (SMC):621  Carn Dearg
RHB Section:09B: Glen Albyn and the Monadh Liath
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Findhorn, Catchment Boundaries, Spey
Watershed:Inner Moray Firth
Class:Simm, Munro Top, Murdo
Grid ref:NH 63190 03168
Summit feature:windshelter
Col:885.1m  NH 6326 0267  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 35
(1:25k) OL56 402
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 373 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Circuit from car park near Glenballoch, taking in Carn Dearg and 3 Munro topsAjm031019/11/2018
With Keith.christine9928/05/2018
With ChristineKeith9925/05/2018
Andrew Dyson neil hutton21/05/2018
TGO Challenge 2018twg2717/05/2018
Keith Armour, Craig Brackenridge, Barry McGarahan.ian-e05/05/2018
Revisit for the tops,ACW round of creag na h lolaire, geal charn, A chailleach, carn squlain, meall a bhothain, carn ballach, carn ban, carn dearg, carn dearg SE top,carn macoul,robertphillips17/04/2017
C. Some snow.This Dog19/01/2017
Monadhliath ridge from Glen Banchory via Dalballoch to Carn Macoul, Carn Dearg, intermmediate summits to Carn Sgulain and A'Chailleach and down to Glen Banchorykdbennett02/10/2016
Solo. From Sneachdach Slinnean.Dangerous Dave20/09/2016
CUHWC Roy Bridge trip.AGWilliamson23/09/2015
Solo - lovely hot dayLoz_mck03/08/2015
With Laura HowieTopsaswell31/07/2015
hot & breezyLizzieG01/07/2015
Weather fair.MountainMac13/03/2015
On route to Carn Dearg.Roblex17/07/2014
From Carn Deargmick30/05/2014
Start out just out of Newtonmore, head up A'Chailleach first, across to Carn Sgulain, along the ridge to Carn Ban, upto Carn Dearg and back along the valleys to Newtonmore. Long, Beautiful route.mattrcarter13/05/2014
A round of A'Chailleach, Carn Sgulain, Carn Dearg and it's tops.rhalstead25/06/2013
With Kenny & CathJamesSDonald09/02/2013
From Glen Banchor car park. Carn Dearg - SE Top - Carn Ban - Carn Ballach - Carn Sgulain - A' Chailleach.davidpettit8403/01/2013
With LUMCrobertgn03/01/2013
Estimated date - done soloAimless Rambler14/05/2012
Solo Uisdean2501/05/2012
Roy & ScoobyJimA03/03/2012
On main round, visited cairn and wandered about the top as got some good views, disturbed Ptarmigan and Mountain Hare.isabelle30/08/2011
Debs Goska RosieMountain Goat24/04/2011
Top bagged with main round. Actually mist and cloud lifted while I sat on the top for a nice clear sunny afternoon.Jhimmy23/04/2011
With APdouglas_easton19/07/2010
6 of 9: From Carn Ballach SW Top.ChrisR20/05/2010
Scotland Trip 2009. Based at Aviemore. Day 1 walk to take in 3 Munroes.jackfowler02/05/2009
Cool, sunny, biting wind, good views.iangalbraith14/06/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit28/04/2007
See Carn Dearg dbb15/10/2006
Carn Dearg Roundnickywood122/06/2006
Arduous walk in fair conditions with John McD & Allan Wbarnz4805/02/2006
With Club, completed A'Challeach, Carn Sgulain, Carn Dearg + 2 Tops, 23.4km, 1080m, in 7.0hrJamesSDonald02/02/2006
Crossed on the approach to Carn Dearg from Carn Sgulain.Windy Corner26/07/2005
with Ann Moatcake03/03/2005
With Ian Soulsby & Joel West.Dangerous Dave09/02/2005
The line of fence posts led unerringly to the summit. yorkie18/09/2004
On TGO Challenge.jimbloomer212/05/2004
6 of 7: From Carn Ballach SW Top.ChrisR16/08/2003
Monadhliath circuitnordicstar19/04/2003
Glen Banchor and 3/4 Monadh Liath Munros, for notes see A'Chailleach and Carn Deargpwheeler02/04/2003
Final Munro walk - circuit from Glen Banchorrjf3513/07/2002
Round of Geal Charn, Carn Dearg, Carn Sgulain and A'Chailleach plus 3 Munro Tops.PGCE28/05/2002