Name:Coltraiseal Mor [Caultrashal Mor]
Hill number:1581
Height:228m / 748ft
SMC/RHB Section:24A: Lewis and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles]
Island:Lewis and Harris
Topographical area:LH01 Cliseam-conostom
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (200-299m), Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,2,Y)
Grid ref:NB 15875 22787
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:161m
Col:67m  NB162256  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 13 14
(1:25k) 458
Observations:ground c 200m WSW is 2-3m lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 89 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
from old road north. 1hr 22 mins return.jef06/06/2024
From C.Beag to both cairns then down to private road by fording 2 burns.lordtonult07/09/2023
With Coltraiseal Beag from high point of road to NWChris Peart01/06/2023
Came over directly across the boggy ground from Coltraiseal Beag. Not too wet. Skirted the Hump to the left on the way back to the road. Solo.Dangerous Dave13/09/2022
Following Beag, both cairns visited.N.Morters11/09/2022
From the old bridge, go high as quickly as possible.iangalbraith09/09/2022
Bran HFB23/05/2022
From the old road bridge. The start by the river is horrible ground (bogs, tussocks, rough as the proverbial dog's appendage) so start climbing ASAP. Rising traverse gives better going through long grass to the bealach, pick a line up the hill, then you're rewarded for your effort by a short but sweet ridge walk. Fine views but not the nicest going.Gill15/09/2021
Repeatchalky195321/09/2019
From the bridge on the old road to the North West.NormanW13/05/2019
From E of bridge. Coltraiseal Mor to Coltraiseal Beag. With PM.CJM17/07/2018
Parked close to the bridge and picked up the old road before heading directly to the summit with CM. Went to the hump next before descending East to the car.bolton17/07/2018
Parked in a loop of the old road to NW, HuMP first. With Bob Kerrjonglew23/05/2017
Bagged with Jon Glew after the Hump to the north.assynt_bob23/05/2017
From bridge, straight up and down (I don't do humps!)AndrewFinnimore01/05/2017
From NB139237 near bridge on old road alignment. More or less straight line to top over boggy ground. Returned via same route. Great view point across loch strewn countryside to south east.raffemeister18/04/2017
Parked on old road to NW and easy over Coltraiseal Beag then on to Ben Mothal and back via a few 4wd tracks to the bridge. Desolate but pleasant.Thearlaichdubh20/09/2016
From road leading to Mhorsgail estate. Very wet crossing, with Jenx.nordicstar21/09/2015
Old road bridge, Coltraiseal Beag, Coltraiseal Mor, Loch Morsgail.tim74719/09/2013
Third of four HuMPs today with Michael Earnshaw, Jim Bloomer and Martin Richardson in mixed weather.Dugswell217/09/2013
Easily combined with the Hump nearer the road. With Dugswell,jimbloomer and MAE.Martin R17/09/2013
With Mora from the B8011 to the northBLACKHILL02/06/2012
Parked on old road near Loch Raog bridge. Rapid walk on tarmac road to lodge, crossed the bridge and across rough stuff to a stream about 3' wide. Used stones to cross dry shod. Uphill on spongy stuff onto undulating grass and final rise to stony top and a cairn at 13.35. Then due west to another cairn 300m away seemed to be lower.arranc26/06/2010
From the Morsgail track in pouring rain. Pitched tent and kicked the day into touch mid-afternoon.Eddie18/07/2008
fine summit, boggy approach, wide desolate view. B8011 W of br @ 153251, returning over C. Beag RHW26/09/2000
walk livi14/09/2022
PaulineD14/09/2022
govanah12/09/2022
Simon Winton20/09/2021
IainT14/09/2021
iainwalton13/08/2020
Dave McG16/10/2018
Gonk15/10/2018
Kevin2903526/07/2017
Martyn130/04/2017
Glenysj2130/04/2017
kanderson07/11/2016
Iona22/09/2016
Tom Mundell22/09/2016
carole engel15/06/2016
richtea504001/05/2016
jenx21/09/2015
danpquinn12/10/2014
Campbell Singer15/09/2014
Tony S15/09/2014
Fletch15/09/2014
Jim.Fothergill14/09/2014
foggieclimber04/05/2014
dandaran06/04/2014
PGCE27/09/2013