Name:Glas Mheall Mor
Hill number:391
Height:928m / 3045ft
Parent (Ma):389  Carn na Caim
Parent (SMC):390  A' Bhuidheanach Bheag
RHB Section:05B: Loch Ericht to Glen Tromie and Glen Garry
County/UA:Perth and Kinross
Catchment:Tay
Class:Simm, Munro Top, High Hills of Britain, Murdo
(Tu,Sim,MT,HHB,Mur)
Grid ref:NN 68064 76948
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:69.2m
Col:858.8m  NN 6782 7721  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 42
(1:25k) OL51W 394W
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
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Fourth of Four summits to reach Two Munro’s and their subsidiary tops, from the lay by on the A9 a Fifteen mile hike with 3500ft of ascent and taking Six and half hours.WAYNE ROWLETT18/05/2024
On a TGO challengemaknipe16/05/2024
Pathless walk sometimes in a whiteout from the main Munro.colinfielding24/04/2023
RIB, Bran HFB21/07/2022
Across from Meall Uaine. Pleasant walking.LizH20/04/2022
From Dalnaspidal north to the Munro, the to Glas Mheall Mor and down SW ridge via GM Beag. With B and R.jenx16/07/2021
Parking at Dalnasipdal on the A9, I head up to A' Bhuideanach Bheag (936m) then Meall Uaine, up to Glas Mheall Mor (925m). Returning to the car over Glas Mheall Beag (871m). A few snow flurries but great views in between, 04:50 all in.chillyman822/05/2021
Lots of ups and down - a long way - and some rough. Clare & Skye.Scmccabe 17/09/2020
Whilst on a Simm bagging trip. Saw 2 ptarmigan families and 2 golden eagles in the vicinity.PGCE13/07/2020
Glas Mheall Beag, Glas Mheall Mor, Am Meadar & A' Bhuidheanach Bheag from Dalnaspidal.duchally19/01/2020
Circuit from Dalnacardoch Lodge.richtea504021/10/2019
Clockwise circuit of Munro and MT. Great views here.Play2End14/07/2019
From layby 87 on A9, up track to A'Bhuidheanach, continuing to A'Bhuidheanach Bheag, then on to Glas Meall Mor, returning to A'Bhuidheanach Bheag, along ridge to Carn na Caim South Top and Carn na Caim, descending down same track to A9.kdbennett23/09/2018
Solo HFB11/08/2018
Parked in layby 87 for an early start on a superb November day: snow enough to walk dryshod over the summit plateau bogs, good visibility and frequent sun. Made the most of it with a long, rangy circuit: Carn na Caim South Top, CnC, A'Bhuideanach, A'B Bheag, Glas Meall Mor, Meall Uaine, Meall a'Chaorainn. Back down the track as darkness fell, somehow managing to stay upright on the ice patches, having left the spikes in the car to save weight. A'BB was my 141st Munro: half way there, but the difficult half awaits...Nick Down119/11/2017
carn na caim south top, a bhuideanach bheag, glas mheall mor and glas mheal beag from lay by 88 descended off glas mheall beag ridge to pick up bike to cycle back to the car.robertphillips21/09/2016
Solo - Parked Dalnaspidal, Drummochter A7. Summit 09:30Topsaswell11/03/2015
Weather mixture of fair/snow flurries.MountainMac17/02/2015
Out-and-back from the Munro.davidpettit8428/05/2011
A clear day not a soul seen!akraw09/10/2010
Self and dogInvicta1415/04/2010
self (A'Buidheanach Beag)davidsbatty18/11/2009
2 of 5: From A' Bhuidheanach Bheag.ChrisR10/03/2009
With APdouglas_easton23/07/2008
solo tramp on glorious blue skied day with fluffy cumulus cotton wool clouds, from A9 up to Carn na Caim and then south across plateau and SIM tops to A Bhuidheanach Bheag and out east to Glas Mheall Mor.vegibagger31/05/2008
t145redcon02/12/2007
self, picking off Drumochter top, 12.1km, 680m climb, in 4.5 hoursJamesSDonald23/11/2007
R Richard Tait24/08/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit26/04/2007
With Ian Soulsby. A Munro in 1891!Dangerous Dave02/03/2007
R Richard Tait26/03/2005
A rather dull out and back trip from the Munro. yorkie25/03/2005
See A'Bhuideanach Bheag dbb22/10/2004
CK, Dave Milner also 30/9/12 alone SheilaS28/12/2002
From A9 N of Drumochter Lodge across A'Bhuidheanach Bheag in cloud and thunder and lightning - after storm finished navigated by contours in mist to this Top went N to try to attempt Carn na Caim but got very confused in mist as tracks on ground are far more extensive than on the map so followed track W down past Old quarry to A9celticrambler26/05/2002
I parked up on the A9 a little north of Drumochter Lodge. Once through the deer fence I was on the open hillside up a spur south-west of Allt Coire Chuirn and a steady climb up to a somewhat featureless plateau. The remains of a fence provided a handrail. The first Munro of the day was A'Bhuidheanach Bheag marked with a trig point. From the summit I headed eastsoutheast to reach the Munro Top at Glas Mheall Mòr. I then retraced my steps to A'Bhuidheanach Bheag before heading north, skirting the minor top at A'Bhuidheanach and continuing northwards over two minor tops marked as 902 and 914 metres and eventually to my second Munro (Càrn na Caim). I returned towards the 902 point before heading down a track from a quarry. Rather than following the track all the way down to the road, I cut across the hillside to my starting point.langskill12/08/2001
With Jeanette and again on 30/066/2018: Day 2 of a 2 day circuit from a bivi immediately to the north om Am Meador. A long day. Am Meador(Ct) sw along rideg over Glas Mheal Mor(M); to Glass Mheal Beag(Ct)l; across main valley to Meall na Spianaig(Gt); north to An Chaaoirnich(C); Brutach nanCreagan(Ct); Sron Odhar(Ct) Leathad na Lice(Ct) and down north back to tent. A good day.dickscroop03/08/2001
From DalnaspidalBLACKHILL16/04/2000
With Mark.Jonathan Willingham11/07/1998
 yorkielad11/07/1998
Parked about 0.5 mile S of A889/A9 junction & used the bulldozed track to point 902. Solo over all tops, Carn na Caim first & then S to A'Bhuidheanach Bheag & Glas Mheall Mor. Back via pt 902. Mist cleared during walk with crisp thin layer of snow. (Again with Smithy on 1/9/04 from same start but hills in reverse.)NotReallyABagger28/12/1997
Galltywenallt17/02/1996
From Balsporran, up to Meall a' Chaorainn, A'Bhuidheanach Bheag, Glas Mheall Mor and Carn na CaimGallovidian13/01/1996
Ascended from A'Bhuidheanach in perfect summer (1995) weather.JohnW29/07/1995
Windy, sunny spells, dry, good views.iangalbraith22/07/1995
A Top that I'd previously neglected to do.Aye Jimmy30/05/1995
With: solo; From NE. Substantial shelter at NN68775 would hold 4. Very peaty about here across to A'Bhuideanach Bheag. Mist cleared but no view across to A'Bhuideanach. Followed fence.Ian Baines28/06/1994
Just the 1 Munro & this 1 top today as I could not run due to incredibly sore knees from yesterday's big day - unlike Chris M & Martin who after A Bhuidheanach Bheag ran N without me to add 2nd Munro of Carn na Caime (which I came back for in 1994 with Lesley)Chris Pearson31/05/1992
Solo HFB28/05/1992
A9 afternoon before Skye: Glas Mheall Mor to Carn na Caim.Eddie05/04/1992