Name:Sron a' Gharbh Choire Mhoir
Hill number:3307
Height:823m / 2700ft
Parent (Ma):1350  Garbh Bheinn
RHB Section:18B: Sunart and Ardgour
County/UA:Highland
Catchment:Linnhe, Catchment Boundaries, Sunart
Watershed:Greater Loch Linnhe
Class:Simm, Corbett Top
(Tu,Sim,CT)
Grid ref:NM 90804 61725
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:75m
Col:748m  NM904619  
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 197 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
On way to Garbh BeinnSteve Clark13/05/2024
On the way to the main eventdavechaffey08/05/2024
see log for Sgorr Mhic Eacharnacarole engel14/08/2023
Climbed a lovely narrow gully to the summit. Fab! Solo.Dangerous Dave04/06/2023
On way to Garbh Bheinn summit. Clear views and great view of Garbh Bheinn.iandesbottes13/11/2022
On the way to Garbh Bheinn.MorecambeMonkey16/09/2022
Parked by cattle grid at NM897603. Crossed cattle grid and followed forest fence. Continued up glen following Allt a Chothrium heading to col north of Meall a Chuilinn ST and then south to the Simm. No climbing required. From the west side of the col a grassy ramp leads to the summit of Meall a Chuilinn. Followed ridge round to Garbh Bheinn and Sron a Garbh Choire Mor. Weaved around cliffs / outcrops back to cattle grid.BaggerGutt20/06/2022
Druim min both tops, beinn bheag far west top, beinn bheag west top, sron lag nam gamhana, garbh bheinn repeat, sron a ghairbh coire mhoir, meall a chuilinn, meall a chuilinn south top from the unmapped track at 8673 6053 which runs out after about 1.5 km.robertphillips04/09/2021
Almost a perfect day in excellent weather Up Garbh Beinn via the normal route over Sron a Garbh Mhoir, a really fine trip with interesting sections but no real difficulties. The SW and S over Meall a Chuilinn and its S top. I had no advance info about this but it was fine, just pleasant walking. Having studied it from road plan was to drop down east into Coire an Iubhair but it was extremely steep and I bottled it. It would have been fine as an ascent route. So headed west on ridge to a less steep line down S to road. This is what took the edge off the day, the decent was fine but the hack through the felled forest to the road was not. The a short walk up the road to the cattle grid where I had left my bike and free wheeled all the way back to my tent/car. A very good day despite the felled forest.dickscroop02/08/2021
En route to Garbh Bheinn.mcbboyd24/07/2021
En route to Garbh Bheinn. Contoured round the south of summit on way back to avoid reascending.Crib Goch27/06/2021
With: hb; Climbed SE ridge up to summit, Stunning views. Descended to Bealach the steeply descended through Garbh Choire Mor into Coire an Iubhair. Amazing rock scenery. Enjoyed walking down boiler plate slabs in Abhainn Choire an Iubhair.Ian Baines16/05/2021
Anticlockwise circuit of Coire an Iubhair and Garbh Bheinn. 1st ascent.andy29/08/2020
Club meet with RegJamesSDonald01/12/2018
Great hill with phenomenal views from the Cuillins to the Paps of Jura. Went up South East Ridge and down Coire an Iubhair. Time for walk 4 hours 15 minutes.isabelle05/07/2018
Round of Garbh Bheinn and surrounding Grahams. With TR.amswanston03/12/2016
Updating recordsSimon Winton02/12/2016
Parked at base of Coire an Iubhair on old road off A 861 and took south-east ridge all the way to the summit. Continued to Garb Bheinn. With BC, RP and DB.Man of Kernow101/10/2016
Veryhappybunny09/06/2016
After Sgorr Mhic Eacharna,Beinn Bheag & Garbh Bheinn.duchally31/05/2016
CK SheilaS30/03/2016
Hot, sunny, calm, scary and good views.iangalbraith18/04/2015
Coire an Iubhair horseshoe, anticlockwisedavidpettit8406/04/2015
Via CT Meall a'Chuilinn, skirting Garbh-bheinn then heading N over it heading for Druim Min.RHW14/10/2013
with Garbh Bheinnoatcake23/04/2012
W Jenx, horseshoe of the Garbh Bheinn circuit, all topsnordicstar06/11/2010
1 of 3: From A861 at Abhainn Iubhair bridge.ChrisR05/09/2010
a great scramble from the lochside road to this top for spectacular views over Loch Linnhe and of the top of GB itselftorkm24/05/2010
clockwise circuit over garbheinnvegibagger16/07/2009
with MoraBLACKHILL12/05/2009
With my grandson, Matthew, and a party from Alltshellach, the HF Guesthouse. This was the harder walk to Garbh Bheinn (Ardgour). The coach took us to Glen Tarbert. We walked up a forestry track. We then walked eastwards, eventually going up the west ridge of Meall a' Chuilinn North Top (773m) to reach the summit. We continued to the West Top of Garbh Bheinn (lunch) and the main summit of Garbh Bheinn. We descended over Sron a' Ghairbh Choire Mhoir and down the SE ridge to reach the road. Some played cricket using a walking pole as a bat as we waited for the coach. The weather was good and warming up.pwbellarby21/07/2008
WARC 06SRF01/06/2006
With a friend. Parked in Glen Tarbert about NM880605. After ascending the two tops of Meall a' Chuilinn we continued to the west top of Garbh Bheinn. The route is quite steep and fun towards the top. Snow was lying quite thick and crisp above 600m. We reached the main summit of Garbh Bheinn and descended SE following the tracks of others over the 823m top. After a while we headed SW to reach the road not far from our starting point. A superb day's walking.pwbellarby22/02/2006
Circuit from Inversandarjf3525/07/2004
Galltywenallt20/03/2000
From A861. Path on west of stream on WDP all the way. Gained height rapidly on steps like going upstairs. Grassy pull away from misleading rocky outcrops with downs as well as ups to top. at 11.45. to G B.arranc12/06/1998
En-route to main summit.Aye Jimmy30/05/1998
With Garbh-bheinnhillsman04/04/1995
with Garbh Bheinndavidsbatty01/07/1994
Car park on A861 at bridge over the Abhainn Coire an Iubhair Up Sron a Garbh Choire Bhig ridge Sron a' Ghairbh Choire Garbh Bheinn Back to col & then NE to head of Coire an Iubhair Down Coire an Uibhair to car park. (PM)gerrybowes24/02/1992
After camping on the old road off the A861. With a friend walked up Coire an Iubhair and climbed the Great Ridge of Garbh Bheinn to the summit. The descent was over Sròn a' Ghairbh Choire Mhor and down Sròn a' Gharbh Coire Bhig.pwbellarby05/05/1991
petey01/01/1990
Garbh Bheinn Horseshoe with Susan and Alan Jones. Fresh winds. Misty. Knackered once finished.alexmaclennan20/06/1989
PM, NHM, GW HFB05/06/1983
Ascended in clear weather, having climbed Garbh Bheinn.JohnW28/07/1982
Ascended many times. This one of the early ones.BigJ09/08/1981
on way off Garbh Bheinn(qv), marvellous views all the way down its easy SE ridge.pwheeler21/05/1981
TommyG09/06/2024
Steve Clark22/03/2024
Livi202028/07/2023