Name:Dunan Liath
Hill number:4436
Height:689m / 2260ft
Parent (Ma):1100  Beinn Tharsuinn
RHB Section:15B: Loch Vaich to Moray Firth
County/UA:Highland
Catchment:Dornoch
Class:Simm, Graham Top
(Tu,Sim,GT)
Grid ref:NH 41067 84839
Summit feature:outcrop
Drop:36m
Col:653m  NH407846  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 20
(1:25k) 437N
Observations:cairn on E summit at NH 41503 85012 is several metres lower
Survey:Seco 2x Hand Level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 38 users)ByDate of Ascent
From Carn Feur-lochain on route to Beinn Tharsuinn.Jossker23/09/2022
A great circuit from Glencalvie. Bumped into Anne Butler and Ralph just before Diebidale, so we joined forces for the walk. Up Diebidale ridge using the obvious track, over Leaba Bhruic, down easy enough hags (with Bambi) and pleasant, steep climb to Beinn Tharsuinn. Wonderful easy going on tundra over Dunan Liath and Dunach Liath, just a few hags before the descent to the glen, finding a path of sorts further down but not the mapped path. Handy gap in deer fence around plantation, W of rickety stile, finding a good track down to the river after a short distance and nice riverside walk back to the main trackGill04/06/2022
Parked in car park at Glen Calvie road end for a circuit of 12 Simms, 1 HF and 6 other tops. 43km, 2000m ascent, 13 hours. 4/13. Visited both tops.PGCE08/06/2021
#4 of 6 from NE, Glencalvie Lodge road end car park. E cairn lower, as mapped. Footbridge at foot of hill looked intact, suspension bridge, although didn't use it.RHW29/10/2020
Cairn on East end of ridge seemed higherBaggerGutt23/08/2020
From Calvie Lodge, Glen Calvie, then round of Coire a Mhalagain. With B and R.jenx10/08/2020
On way to and from Beinn Tharsuinn, starting from Glencalvie.MichaelF25/07/2019
Long route from Black Bridge. Along Strath Vaich. Very steep climb to flat summit of Meall a' Chuaille, traverse to Meall a' Chaorainn, then very steep descent back to track. Continued over Carn Lochain Sgeireich, Carn Feur-lochain, Dunan Liath then Beinn Tharsuinn and camped by Crom Loch. In the morning on to Carn Crom-loch and return. Rain for most of first day with low cloud, but cleared later.RobertP31/05/2019
Seven Simm clockwise 'tour of Beinn Tharsuinn', after cycling from Black Bridge to small dam at NH373831. Some trying terrain on the return from Mullach Coire Preas nan Seana-char to Carn Crom-loch.mae15/05/2019
1 of 10: From Glen Calvie CP.ChrisR07/05/2019
From Glencalvie Lodge car park, Dunach Liath, Leac Gorm, 4436 Dunan Liath, 4435 Carn Feur-lochain, 1100 Beinn Tharsuinn, 4437 Leaba BhruicJim.Fothergill22/04/2016
Round of 6 Grahams and Graham tops from Diebidale Lodgedickscroop19/03/2015
sarahk11/05/2024
weaselmaster01/07/2022
Fletch31/03/2022
interloper31/03/2022
kathyh06/07/2021
hill walker28/05/2021
Lindsay M31/07/2020
govanah14/08/2019
AndyS05/05/2018
BlackPanther22/07/2017
Alan Whatley03/04/2016
Martin R02/10/2015
Arctica09/05/2015
Gavin Theobald03/06/2011
chalky195324/05/2010
Colin Crawford19/04/2010
Tricky07/06/2008
alda24/05/2008
grumpy20/04/2008
neilsan05/08/2007
jimbloomer05/06/2007
Alan Moore08/10/2006
IainT13/05/2003
StueyB12/05/2002
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