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Name:Sron Coire a' Chriochairein
Hill number:670
Height:993m / 3258ft
Parent (Ma):658  Creag Meagaidh
Parent (SMC):662  Stob Poite Coire Ardair
RHB Section:09C: Loch Lochy to Loch Laggan
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Lochy, Spey
Watershed:Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Land's End to John o' Groats, Greater Loch Linnhe, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Munro Top, Subsimm
(MT,sSim)
Grid ref:NN 44794 89915
Summit feature:small cairn
Drop:27m
Col:966m  NN445899  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 34 42
(1:25k) OL50 OL55 393 401
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 360 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From car park at Aberarder (NN 48301 87297) - Lochan a'Choire - The Window - Creag Meagaidh East Top - Creag Meagaidh - The Window - Stob Poite Coire Ardair - Stob Poite Coire Ardair East Top - Sron Coire a'Chriochairein - Meall an-t-Snaim - Carn Liath - Na Cnapanan. Easy path to the lochan, lots of loose scree between here and The Window.david23020113/07/2018
Creag Meagaidh East Top, Creag Meagaidh, Stob Poite Coire Ardair, Stob Poite Coire Ardair East Top [Crom Leathad], Sron Coire a' Chriochairein, Meall an-t-Snaim and Carn Liath. Glorious day again.Alunrees3330/06/2018
Debs Birthday with Phil, Talisker and BlueMountain Goat29/03/2018
From Aberarder, followed path past the farmhouse, through the Coill' a'Choire woods then up slopes to E, eventually finding a track near a line of old iron fence posts that led onto the ridge a short way NW of Na Cnapanan, then continued on to summit of Carn Liath. Turned W and followed line of ridge all the way along to Stob Poite Coire Ardair, decent to 'Window', then up on to plateau E of Carn Meagaidh and across this to the summit, returning E and SE to Puist Coire Ardair and along E ridge to Sron a' Choire, descending along Allt Bealach a' Choire to ATV track and bridge across river near Aberarderkdbennett08/10/2017
Solo neil hutton14/06/2017
From Aberarder Farm over Carn Liath, Stob Poite Coire Ardair and Creag Meagaidh and back down via the window. Took 6 hrs 30 mins distance about 14.5 miles.isabelle30/05/2017
Revisit for the tops, CW traverse of creag liath, meall chaorainn mor, stob coire dubh, A bhuidheanach, carn liath, meall an t snaim, sron coire a chriochairein, stob poite coire ardair, meall ptarmigan, creag a bhanain, from garva bridge to melgarverobertphillips16/04/2017
C. Some snowThis Dog20/01/2017
Climbed en route from Carn Liath to Creag Meagaidh.PeakyPete01/09/2016
Weather fair.MountainMac15/08/2016
Anti-clockwise circuit of the Creag Meagaidh Munros. On own.MorecambeMonkey05/09/2015
Great winter's walk up Easy Gully to Creag Meagaidh and on to Carn LiathAJones14/03/2015
From Aberader, Creag Meagaidh, Stob Poite Coire and Carn Liath plus tops on route.rhalstead20/06/2014
With Robert Wight and John Berry. Horeshoe from Aberarder carpark clockwise from Carn Liath to Sron a Ghoire. High cloud, little wind, dry and great viz. 6 1/2 hoursalexmaclennan15/06/2014
Traversed on way to Carn Liath from Stob Poite Coire Ardair. With JK and DM.marktrengove01/06/2013
Another unpronounceable and rather inconsequential top on a nice ridge. Saw a mountain hare near the top.steveroberts15/09/2012
On route to Stob Poite Coire Ardair from Carn LiathRoblex25/07/2012
Estimated date - done soloAimless Rambler11/05/2012
5 of 7: From Meall an t-Snaim.ChrisR12/04/2011
Along the ridge to this toptorkm11/10/2009
By Self As part of three munrosalanm13/08/2009
Hyperopic11/04/2009
With Ian Soulsby.Dangerous Dave28/02/2009
Blisco31/12/2008
Completed Creag Meagaidh, Carn Liath, Stob Poite Coire Ardair + 6 Tops, 22.8km, 1715m, in 7.8hrJamesSDonald28/09/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit24/06/2007
with Campbell Gerrard and David Liddelllittle al02/04/2007
ghaley09/09/2006
t58redcon08/01/2006
Solo day's walk in snowbarnz4817/12/2005
Crossed en-route from Carn Liath to Stob Poite Coire Ardair.Windy Corner25/07/2005
3 of 9: From Meall an t-Snaim.ChrisR10/07/2005
Continued around the cliff edge from the Munros Esat Top to the west - easy walking. yorkie26/03/2005
first ascent, 2 in party, misty, windy with showers. climbed from the window, traversing the tops to cairn liath, descending from there to the path back to the cp at aberarderrum doodle 25/10/2004
Solo. Traverse from Moy to Aberarder. Snow!John Lee02/10/2004
Day England won rugby world cup - listened on small radio. Circuit of arn Liath, Coire Poite Adhair and Meagaidh plus tops - and beer in pub!nordicstar22/11/2003
With Jeanettedickscroop16/08/2003
From Aberarder to Stob Poite Coire Ardair.With Bridget.catman12/08/2003
With Catman.rosiebridge12/08/2003
Hot, sunny, excellent views.iangalbraith08/08/2003
George, KiraJimA27/03/2003
KeithByTheC20/07/2002
With David Alexander. Time approximate. dbb17/03/2002
NUFWS Glen Nevis weekend. With Steve H.Grinner16/10/1999
Galltywenallt25/07/1999
up SW ridge in deep snow on to a cloud clagged plateau, carefull navigation needed. North to beallach and up on to Stop Poite Coire Ardair and along ridge east to Carn Liath.vegibagger07/04/1998
Aberarder up to Carn Liath and Stob Poite Coire Ardair from E to W. drizzle, mist but warm and in cloud most of day, with CB. Descent by the Windowniallp17/08/1997
With a friend. Departed from the road near Aberarder, initially along the footpath going towards Coire Ardair. Then we went up slopes of Na Chapanan to reach the summit of Carn Liath. We went along to Meall an-t-Snaim, Sròn Coire a Chriochairein, East top and main summit of Stob Poite Coire Ardair (1051m, 1053m). We continued to Creag Meagaidh, Beinn a Chaorainn and Beinn Teallach. Weather excellent. A good, fast trip.pwbellarby11/06/1995
WOC SheilaS10/05/1995
on skis, fantastic conditions, blue skies and sunshine, SMMC meet Glen Spean.clashcityrocker03/03/1995