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Name:Meall a' Choire Chruinn
Hill number:4521
Height:634m / 2080ft
Parent (Ma):1351  Sgurr Ghiubhsachain
RHB Section:18B: Sunart and Ardgour
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Shiel
Class:Simm, Graham Top
(Tu,Sim,GT)
Grid ref:NM 87965 76231
Summit feature:rock
Drop:40m
Col:594m  NM878761  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 40
(1:25k) 391
Observations:ground to N is lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 65 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From the NTS car-park, along the boardwalk and along the track running alongside Loch Shiel to Guesachan. Up the North ridge of Meall a Choire Chruinn (great views over the loch as you rise), then onto Sgurr Ghiubhsachain and along the ridge to Meall nan Creag Leac. Returned down the north flank back to the lochside track. Around 5 hrs in total. Superb walk.summitter11/05/2019
CK SheilaS27/05/2018
#9 of 9 from Callop, steep grassy descent from Goosachan, fine ridge down to eponymous (fish) farm with a few rock steps to avoid. Track back to Callop. 19mi 12h30 3800mRHW06/05/2018
Meall a'Choire Chruinn, Sgurr Ghiubhsachain, Sgorr Craobh a'Chaorainn, Meall Na Cuartaige from N. Spectacular spring day with bright sunshine and very little breeze.RobertP10/04/2016
A short day up and down from Glen Finnan and Glen Shiel track. Initially up stream but then cut up to ridge too early on awkward tussocky ground. Much better descent line. On way up stick with old track near stream until about 150 metres beyond a distinctive wooden post for much better line up.dickscroop02/03/2016
With Nick Piotrowski en route to the Corbett summitsignyred13/02/2016
from Callop via Guessachan cottage. Followed v faint and occasional path up ridge and into the cloud. Great views back up Loch. Warm, bright, light drizzle.niallp10/07/2011
With: hb sb ab; We parked at Glenfinnan. Pleasant walk down Loch Shiel to Guesachan where we climbed N ridge of Meall a'Choire Chruinn before Sgurr Ghiubhsachain itself. Excellent views along Loch Shiel and hills to E. Headed off along E ridge.Ian Baines26/05/2003
From A830. Over locked river bridge to wide track by shores of Loch Shiel for 4 miles. By cottage and on deer paths to green shoulder of hill. WDP with 1' steps making rapid progress uphill to visible top. Clamber on tough grass through crags and final steep section to top. 12.45. to S Garranc18/06/1998
with Denis Richmond (Sgurr Guibhsachain)davidsbatty01/06/1998
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BaggerGutt13/07/2019
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mae27/02/2019
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Tom Mundell25/03/2017
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Martin R19/03/2013
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