Name:Meall Loch a' Bhealaich
Hill number:6575
Height:523.9m / 1719ft
Parent (Ma):917  Sgurr Marcasaidh
RHB Section:12A: Kyle of Lochalsh to Garve
County/UA:Highland
Catchment:Cromarty
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
(Tu,5,HF)
Grid ref:NH 35393 59983
Summit feature:not recorded
Drop:31.9m
Col:492m  NH 3528 5985  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 26
(1:25k) 437S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 5 users)ByDate of Ascent
Set off over the Loch Luichart Dam, along a good track westwards. A vehicle and pedestrian gate about a kilometre west of Glenmarksie provided access onto the open hill. Steep in places, but relatively straightforward ascent to Sgurr Marcasaidh East Top, then far more pleasant saunter over to the main summit. Decided to next head north over heather to grab Meall Loch a' Bhealaich and Druim a' Ghiubhais, before skirting the south bank of Loch a' Bhealaich to the craggier Creag nan Corrachan. Sgurrachd Ire was next, then descended SW towards Braigh Lochan, finding an ATV track half way down to relieve the heather dreariness. Popped up the more pleasant and slightly treed Carn Dubh, which involved a deer fence clamber, before re-joining the track that leads all the way back to the dam and adjacent car park.summitter15/09/2021
Gavin Theobald04/04/2023
Dave McG13/03/2020
Tricky19/07/2019
chalky195303/05/2017