Name:Diollaid a' Chairn
Hill number:369
Height:925m / 3035ft
Parent (Ma):346  Geal-charn
Parent (SMC):352  Carn Dearg
RHB Section:04B: Loch Treig to Loch Ericht
Class:Simm, Munro Top, High Hills of Britain, Murdo
Grid ref:NN 48717 75767
Summit feature:small embedded boulder
Col:887m  NN483753  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL50 393
Observations:higher than other nearby boulders
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill


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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 393 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Culra Bothy on a round of 4 Munros, 3 Tops plus a couple of other hills.jonglew05/06/2023
Round of Ben Alder Munros from Culra Bothy, included a few, but not all tops. Cycled in from Dalwhinnie and camped the night before. 28km in 10 hrsNicky C01/06/2023
Big day taking in all the Aonach Beag ridge and Ben Alder group.Geoff Briggs30/05/2023
Solo.Jonathan Willingham26/04/2023
Culra 4 from the North (Luiblea)hummusg27/06/2022
Long Run due to OMM cancellationGrimpeur123430/10/2021
Brilliant day on the hills with awesome weather. Bike-hike-bike with Brian Smith. Part of Aonch Beag groupKevthecat25/08/2021
Bike out from Dalwinnie to Bothie and back to do 4 Munro`s in areasupermario25/08/2021
Weather fair.MountainMac15/07/2021
camping trip. day 1 Ben Alder and Ben Bheoil via Leachas ridge. day 2 had planned to climb up Lancet edge was clagged in, headed out to Beinn Eibhinn then Aonach Beag, Geal Cham and Carn Dearg. Day 3 Beinn A Chlachair, before bike out.JamesSDonald21/06/2021
Solo HFB01/06/2021
Solo round of the four northern Alder munros (Aonach Beag, Geal Chàrn, Beinn Èibhinn and Càrn Dearg) - morning cycle in from Dalwhinnie to Culra Bothy, anticlockwise round of the munros, and then cycle back out. Blue skies for the most part, but a little claggy on the summits. Just under 9hrs in total.mproudfoot17/05/2021
7 Munros from Moy.quadbarrel17/10/2020
Three fantastic days in the Ben Alder forest (wilderness), bagging three Munros (that’s now 120 out of 282) and two Munro Tops. 05/08/20: I cycled in from Dalwhinnie along the north side of Loch Ericht past Loch Pattack to Culra Bothy, where I met Alec McBride. 06/08/20: Me and Alex followed the WalkHighlands route info for Ben Alder, but couldn’t find somewhere suitable to cross (for me to be confident enough to cross) the Allt a’ Bhealaich Bheithe, so we hiked up to the saddle and approach the 1st Munro from the south. The views from Ben Alder (1148m) were stunning south and west across Rannoch Moor. This was followed by the Munro Top of Sron Coire na h-lolaire (956m) then the second day’s Munro of Beinn Bheoil (1019m). Dry all day with some mist blocking the views of Ben Nevis, in all other directions bright blue skies, 09:30hrs all in. Alex hiked out after this, I stayed another night in the Culra Bothy. 07/08/20: I headed up Carn Dearg (1034m) directly from Culra Bothy, thankfuchillyman807/08/2020
Dianne Scorgie, Diane Bruce & Sarah Williams Girls go BaggingLizzieG27/08/2017
From Dalwhinnie. Walk-cycle to Loch Pattack, track to footbridge near Culra, ascend Beinn Bheoil by north ridge, continuing south via Sron Coire na h-Iolaire to Bealach Breabag, up Sron Bealach Beithe and round corrie rim to Ben Alder summit, crossed plateau to col below Meall an t-Slugain and bivvyed in valley of Uisge Labhair. Ascended Coire a' Charra Bhig to the col at Leabaidh Chrasgach, then up Beinn Eibhinn, returned to col, up Aonach Beag, continued on to Geal-Charn, descended and walked out to Sgor Iutharn, then contoured round above Loch an Sgòir to Diollaid a'Chairn and up Carn Dearg, descended NE to track between Loch Pattack and Culra, walk and cycle return to Dalwhinnie. With SD.kdbennett23/07/2017
With Steve, Steven, Rod, AndrewOik04/06/2017
From Corrour out along path then up to Sgor Iutharn. Traversed to do Carn Dearg then returned over Geal Charn, Aonach Beag and Beinn Eibhinn picking up first top ascent on descent. Long but cracking day.SS04/06/2017
On route between Carn Dearg and Beinn Eibhinn.Roblex16/08/2016
MTB from Dalwhinnie to Culra then a round of Sgor Iutharn, Geal-charn, Diollaid a'Chairn and Carn Dearg.rhalstead13/06/2016
Cycled Dalwhinnie to Culra then anti-clockwise circuit of the 6 Munros before cycling back to Dalwhinnie. On own.MorecambeMonkey06/06/2016
Round of the 6 Dalwhinnie munros from Culra with Rob Wight. Dry, breezy day. Initially low cloud but cleared so fantastic views when on Ben Alder. 10 hours.alexmaclennan08/08/2015
2 of 5: From Carn Dearg.ChrisR04/06/2015
From Corrour holiday cottages, hot, sunny and good views.iangalbraith09/06/2013
Carefully navigated from Geal-Charn in full mist - listened out for the waterfall having taken a bearing to find the narrow shoulder off the plateau and it worked!nickywood102/07/2012
On the way to CDrobertphillips02/03/2012
Bagged as I walked from Carn Dearg to Geal Charm. It doesn't look like a top, just a bump.Jhimmy01/05/2011
Long ridge walk with cycle in from Dalwhinnie, with Mike C & Jim S - fine & sunny with dry conditions underfootbarnz4825/04/2011
self (Carn Dearg)davidsbatty13/04/2010
See Carn Deargdickscroop17/10/2008
Cycled in to Culra Bothy, 16.5km where stayed the night. the following day completed Cairn Dearg, Geal Charn, Aonach Beag, Beinn Eibhinn + 4 Tops, 25.5km, 1505m, in 11.0hrJamesSDonald18/07/2008
1st top of 3rd and final day at Culra. Sweating in just a Lifa vest in February - amazingly calm sunny day!signyred13/02/2008
Solo.Dangerous Dave04/08/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit27/06/2007
4 of 5: From Geal-charn.ChrisR26/04/2007
Staying at Culra bothy.Grinner14/06/2006
Culra bothy, Carn Dearg to Beinn EibhinnFlatfield17/03/2005
With friends. From a campsite on the SE side of Loch Pattack. We ascended the NE ridge of Carn Dearg (1034m). I went on to the subsidiary top of Diollaid a' Chairn, catching them up in An Lairig. We climbed up steeply to join the SW ridge of Beinn a' Chlachair and so to the summit. We descended by the NE ridge and went back to the camp site. Cycled out to Dalwhinnie.pwbellarby07/07/2004
Contoured around the northeast slopes of Geal-Charn to joined this summits northeast ridge. yorkie30/05/2004
Corrour to Culra.PGCE10/11/2003
From Culra bothy, up Carn Dear and along all munros and tops to far west tops, then back to bike at East end of Loch Ossian and YH.nordicstar25/07/2003
CK SheilaS19/04/2003
With Howard Moore. Lovely day, snow on top. Time approx. dbb18/03/2003
R Richard Tait29/05/2001
first ascent, solo, hot & sunny, climbed from culra bothy, and took in all 4 munros, descended to the uisge labhair and picked up the path to beach dubh and back to culra.rum doodle 28/05/2001
with Gill Brooke-Taylor I camped just west of Culra on first night before being driven into the bothy for second night by midges. Gill camped about 2-300m north of the bothy. Up Sgor Iutharn, on toe Geal Charn, Aonach Beag, Round to Beinn Eibhinn and retreat NE along the ridge and over Diollaid a'Chairn to Carn Dearg and back to Culra. new I'd prob regret not going out W & SW to the Murdo and MT and I do, but at the time just didn't feel energy to make the effort espec as Gill wasn't bothered.Munro nos. 171,172,173,174vegibagger28/08/2000