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Name:Meall a' Charra
Hill number:4007
Height:617.4m / 2026ft
Parent (Ma):136  Farragon Hill
RHB Section:02A: Loch Rannoch to Glen Lyon
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Simm, Graham Top
(Tu,Sim,GT)
Grid ref:NN 89060 57596
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:45.1m
Col:572.3m  NN 8876 5723  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 52
(1:25k) OL49E 386E
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
C/W 12 top round from netherton starting on meall a charra finishing on sron mhor.robertphillips08/04/2017
From Pitlochry, across the river by the dridge next to the boating station and up road to near the Priest's Stone. Then struck up west initially on a track then pathless. All in cloud and, despite the Trig point, summit difficult to locate in very poor visibility. Then on to Meall a'Choire. With the lochan as a guide the summit was actually easier to locate in the cloud than Meall a Charra summit though I took in two or three options just to be sure. Returned by same route but hit road a good way further north. Not really a route I would recommend, the routes from the north sound better (see below).dickscroop05/11/2015
After Meall a'Choire, as part of anti-clockwise round from Netherton.Lindsay M22/07/2015
Morning mist, sun above, mild, calm, good views. From Tummell south road, 870595, good track and good parking.iangalbraith09/11/2014
Circuit from Findynatejimbloomer27/03/2014
Circuit of east-of-Farragon tops from Netherton track. Trig is summit, co-ords as expected. RHW18/02/2012
From NethertonPhaedra23/12/2011
Rod M04/06/2017
BaggerGutt30/05/2016
mae05/04/2015
richtea504007/02/2015
ajwxyzt07/02/2015
alda25/11/2014
bertbarnett12314/07/2013
Tricky18/04/2012
Gavin Theobald24/04/2011
chalky195318/06/2009
Colin Crawford14/03/2008
IainT22/01/1999
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