Name:An Reithe
Hill number:3217
Height:844.5m / 2771ft
Parent (Ma):863  Sgurr nan Conbhairean
SMC/RHB Section:11B: Glen Affric to Glen Moriston
Topographical area:HW12 Chraileag-mhonaidh
Class:Simm, High Hills of Britain, Corbett Top
Grid ref:NH 15442 14923
Summit feature:flat rock
Col:783.6m  NH 1462 1501  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 34
(1:25k) 414N 414S 415
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 32 users)ByDate of Ascent
Limited parking at start of private road to Cean Na Croc (NH225105) 2 hour slog up Glen Doe (no access to river for first 2 miles) to The Bothy at NH175147. FP up E ridge of An Reithe indistinct initially. Carn a Mhadaidh-ruaidh. Thin FP to S side of slabs to reach S ridge of Sail Chaorainn, Carn na Coire Mheadhoin, Tigh Mor na Seilge, Beinn an Iomaire, then steeply down S flank to waterworks dam and some water. 2.5 hour slog back to parkingIsbjorn19/05/2024
In the past I've parked at the old bridge at Ceannacroc. Today I parked by the A887 junction because of the No Access, Private Road and No Parking signs.Alan Moore07/03/2024
Simon Winton18/11/2023
Parked at NH 1933 1008 for a circuit of 3 Simms and 1 XMT. After Carn a' Mhadaidh-ruaidh. Onwards to Carn nam Feuaich. 3/4PGCE04/06/2023
11am, 12 degrees, overcast, light westerlies. Biked from Ceannacroc Bridge then excellent path up the ridge to the fine summit. On to Carn a' Mhadaidh-ruaidh.Wycombe Wanderer26/05/2023
1 of 7: Parked off the A887 at Ceannacroc Bridge then bikes to the buildings at the base of the east ridge. With Sam and Tim.ChrisR31/07/2022
#1 of 7 from ESE, Ceannacroc bridge. MTB leapfrog with DaveM got us easily to base of E ridge then nice round of Chaorainn tops and Iomaire with 493m Damh on descentRHW20/05/2021
Dave McG20/05/2021
Good path up the east ridge then easy walking on short heather and stonesalda19/05/2018
Gavin Theobald28/06/2014
hill walker24/08/2013
Alan Whatley05/06/2003
Alone. From the main road near Ceannacroc Lodge. Along track through Corrie Dho. Past bothy at NH175147 (locked) to An Reithe, Sail Chaorainn (E top), (main top), Carn na Coire Mheadhoin, and Tigh Mor na Seilge. Warm and sunny all day. Excellent views to Creag Meagaidh, Ben Nevis, Cairngorms etc. Snow above 800m, more so on descent.pwbellarby17/04/1987