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Name:Drochaid Ghlas
Hill number:243
Height:1024.3m / 3361ft
Parent (Ma):232  Ben Cruachan
Parent (SMC):232  Ben Cruachan
RHB Section:03C: Glen Etive to Glen Lochy
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Awe, Catchment Boundaries, Etive
Class:Simm, Munro Top, Subhump, Murdo
(Tu,Sim,MT,sHu,Mur)
Grid ref:NN 08335 30762
Summit feature:rock 4m SW of cairn
Drop:90.5m
Col:933.8m  NN 0771 3036  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 50
(1:25k) 377W
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 379 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
foggieclimber06/06/2019
From Ben Cruachan, and a very short detour from the natural ridge line, before continuing on to Stob DaimhIsbjorn 3rd Round13/05/2019
solitaryfellwanderer05/05/2019
From Falls of Cruachan, up track to reservoir, round W side of reservoir and up track Bealach an Lochain, up Meall Cuanail and back to Bealach, then up Ben Cruachan (12:25), out along ridge to Stob Dearg and return to Ben Cruachan (13:40) then contuining around horsehoe, over Drochaid Ghlas to Stob Diamh, Stob Diamh descending towards Lairig Torran before cutting off down to path on E Side of reservoir, back to dam and track to Falls of Cruachankdbennett28/04/2019
fedupofuserids23/12/2018
Roxytammy05/10/2018
gary198108/09/2018
carole engel17/07/2018
Pommyjon24/06/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
Neil Midgley17/09/2017
weaselmaster19/08/2017
Sick Kid19/08/2017
JackMoss9830/06/2017
atreides788718/05/2017
En-route between the Munros of Ben Cruachan and Stob Diamh. Perfect weather conditions.Windy Corner07/05/2017
Steve Clark06/05/2017
Revisit for the munro tops, C/W round of meall cuanail, stob dearg, ben cruachan, drochaid ghlas, stob daimh, sron an isean, stob garbh.robertphillips29/04/2017
alanm23/10/2016
DuncanH01/10/2016
LadyinAyeVan01/10/2016
kojak22/09/2016
The Dalmally horseshoe, but with a detour out here from Stob Diamh. Less scrambly than the ridge from Ben Cruachan.Pete R17/09/2016
mcbiydw224/07/2016
part of clockwise Cruachan loopjmmc27/06/2016
oriolefan10123/04/2016
chrispine05/03/2016
Weather fair.MountainMac16/10/2015
oldbagger2712/10/2015
Somerled8728/09/2015
lojzi86062113/09/2015
Cruachan horseshoe with sidebars.justin99913/08/2015
Womble28/06/2015
Colin Crawford09/05/2015
SelfHighland Days21/04/2015
weaselmaster21/02/2015
Conor14/09/2014
From rail station, a round of Ben Cruachan, Drochaid Ghlas, Stob Diamh, Sron An Isean and Stob Garbh.rhalstead10/09/2014
Hammy19/08/2014
alda22/07/2014
Cruachan Falls-Meall Cuanail-Ben Cruachan-Stob Dearg (Taynuilt Peak)-Ben Cruachan-Drochaid Ghlas-Stob Diamh-Sron an Isean-Stob Garbh-Beinn a' Bhùiridh-Cruachan Fallscampagvelocet10/07/2014
Fi29/06/2014
scoob29/06/2014
dalerodgers01/06/2014
Craig6719/05/2014
Robinho0809/05/2014
Remond01/05/2014
Completed on traverse of Cruachan Horseshoe in snow. Nice summit with good views to Loch Etive and rest of ridge.quadbarrel24/11/2013
PeterKirkwood25/08/2013
Anticlockwise round from Railway carpark. Beinn a' Bhuridh and Stob Damh in thin cloud and cold wind. Rest of the round included both outliers and Meall Cuanail in bright sun and light wind. 7 hours.alexmaclennan22/07/2013