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Name:Meall Garbh
Hill number:118
Height:968m / 3176ft
Parent (Ma):107  Carn Mairg
RHB Section:02A: Loch Rannoch to Glen Lyon
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NN 64709 51678
Summit feature:boulder 18m SE of large cairn
Drop:104m
Col:864m  NN655518  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42 51
(1:25k) OL48E OL49W 378E 386W
Observations:large cairn is at NN 64700 51692
Comments:previously (2014) noted cairn is now gone
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 605 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Debs & Talisker, Glen Lyon round, 4 Munros, 3 Munros tops and 3 other tops. Cracked the halfway mark.Mountain Goat21/06/2019
adriancowl16/05/2019
Ascent as part of my anticlockwise circuit of the Glen Lyon Horseshoe. Cold north westerly wind, but dry with clear summits. NOTE: Start at Invervar now 50yards west of telephone box.knarf05/05/2019
tomcr8824/04/2019
fellwanderer9220/04/2019
arjh19/04/2019
Rodge02/01/2019
From Invervar (NN 66616 48220) - Carn Gorm - Meall Garbh - Meall a' Bharr - Carn Mairg - Meall na Aighean. Woodland path then hydro track to begin then clear mountain paths from then on. Exceptional windchill, icy and also deep snow in some areas.david23020130/10/2018
fedupofuserids16/09/2018
kitmacleod01/09/2018
Started at 07:45, as one circuit including Carn Gorm, Meall Garbh, Carn Mairg & Meall nan Aighean (Creag Mhor). Very misty on top of Carn Gorm and Meall Garbh, this cleared around 12:00 to gives good views of Schiehallion and Glen Lyon, 7:10 hours all in.chillyman808/08/2018
NHWC30/06/2018
With Karen Daly & BusterHighland Days24/06/2018
Trantham Clan05/06/2018
NeilMox21/05/2018
50th Munrolojzi86062107/05/2018
weaselmaster14/04/2018
Sick Kid14/04/2018
Carn Mairg loopHuwel10/04/2018
From Carn Gorm. Simple enough except for the stodgy snow. Modern art cairn.stig_nest13/03/2018
borderline19/11/2017
DaveMcS27/10/2017
From Invervar with Carn Gorm, Carn Mairg and Meall na AigheanGeoff Briggs16/09/2017
See Carn MairgMoragElizabeth08/08/2017
WOORSIE05/08/2017
vgiorgio24/07/2017
Louise01/07/2017
ajwxyzt01/07/2017
Toril17/06/2017
Completed the horseshoeJamesSDonald04/06/2017
Tartantraveller09/05/2017
DuncanH09/05/2017
rdhumble07/05/2017
Hal & Rafe06/05/2017
Clockwise round of 4 munros and 3 tops - very windy but good views otherwise!twg2713/03/2017
LadyinAyeVan16/01/2017
oldbagger2706/10/2016
The worst cairn in Scotland on the worst estate. I removed about 200 big fence posts from it but there is much more to be done up there.alda02/10/2016
Carn Gorm groupjustin99911/09/2016
bogdodger04/09/2016
Craig6730/08/2016
hill walker21/08/2016
Nice round of the four. This one short and simple from the col, although in the mist I took the path over An Sgorr. Never mind, another top bagged.steveroberts14/08/2016
roddycun20/07/2016
C/W round of 4 munros and 3 tops from inverar.robertphillips17/07/2016
Glen Lyon horseshoe, anticlockwisekdbennett25/06/2016
arranmilne18/06/2016
From Inverar round of the 4 Munros and 3 tops.rhalstead16/06/2016
Glen Lyon 4 circuit, 8hr 25min with 5hr 4 min on the move. With Pete and Steve.Hyperopic05/06/2016
Isabel15/05/2016