Name:Sgurr Dubh
Hill number:4400
Height:738m / 2421ft
Parent (Ma):1010  Slioch
RHB Section:14A: Loch Maree to Loch Broom
County/UA:Highland
Catchment:Ewe
Class:Simm, Graham Top
(Tu,Sim,GT)
Grid ref:NH 01423 67457
Summit feature:outcrop 3m S of cairn
Drop:59m
Col:679m  NH011676  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 19
(1:25k) 433 435S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 94 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Dedicated parking at Incheril (NH038624). Good FP NW to bridge (NH012656). Gleann Bianasdail FP for about 100m then L up dark slabs, then more slabs before cross burn descending from Meall Each, then fork L at three cairns. FP to Slioch obvious after these crucial initial manoeuvres. From Coire na Sleaghaich up headwall to Sgurr Dubh, then Slioch Far S Top, Slioch. Jarring descent back same wayIsbjorn01/06/2024
Slioch / Fisherfield circuit from Incheril in hot sunny weather. Started with Meall Riabhach before joining the Slioch ridge to climb Sgurr Dubh, Far South Top, South Top, Trig Point and summit. Continued on the ridge to Sgurr an Tuill Bhain, retraced steps a short distance along ridge before descending to bealach and climbing Meall Daimh (fine viewpoint). Descended to Lochan Fada, then climbed towards Beinn Tarsuinn, contouring past summit to climb the pinnacle Suidheachan Fhinn. Returned to join path near E end of Lochan Fada and return to Incheril via Heights of Kinlochewe.RobertP20/05/2024
Slioch run via Sgùrr Dubh, the Slioch Tops, Sgùrr an Tuill Bhàin and Meall Each. Good fun in the tail end of Storm Kathleen!quadbarrel08/04/2024
Weather fair.MountainMac04/09/2018
C/W round of sgurr dubh, slioch south top, slioch trig, slioch, sgurr an tuill bhain, biked in 5 km to the bridge from incheril.robertphillips08/05/2017
En route to SliochDenise 03/06/2016
Marshalling Slioch Hill Racegarbo110327/05/2016
Slioch hill race (wet weather route)CraigW21/05/2016
May have been here before. 6 Slioch tops on a wet windy morning circuit from Incheril. Meall Riabhach, then worked ENE up steep ground to Sgurr Dubh's S spur and main routeRHW17/06/2015
KeithByTheC12/06/2012
with Dave Oemma702712/02/2012
With Jeanettedickscroop20/08/2010
Slioch Hill RaceBob6722/05/2010
Glasgow and Lancaster weekend. Tom Oldham, Patrick and Joe.alexmaclennan03/02/2006
RH Richard Tait28/03/2005
With Gary Hodgson, Will Boyd & John Wilkins.Dangerous Dave10/05/2003
From Incheril, Sgurr Dubh, Slioch, Sgurr an Tuill Bhain, with Fiona, though she waited at the col while I ran up this top.agentmancuso13/04/2003
From Kinlochewe, along loch. Standard way up Slioch, and top. Back out same way. Walked in this way back in 2000 but rained off.nordicstar05/12/2002
Standard route from Incheril to Slioch with Smithy on a day where the mist slowly cleared for a summit view.NotReallyABagger31/08/2001
On way down with Terry and Iain in bright sunshine + rescued a walker with severe dehydration.Dugswell212/06/1992
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