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Cuillin/Torridon map OL8; 27th October 2004 & 4th April 2008

Route: 12.5 miles; 1060m=3475' ascent; 6hrs 15mins


Weather 27/10/04: No rain; almost dry feet. Clouds just touching tops.
Weather 4/4/08: Wet ground snow above 500m; cloud level 3000' with sunny intervals; a few snow showers; moderate wind.

27/10/044/4/08 Description Ht.Asc.Dist. Grid Ref.Mob.
08400920 At Kinlochewe take road to Incheril, cross river.
Large car park on left at end of road.
35   00.0 milesNH03856240Orange
   Follow path NW along bank of river
towards Loch Maree and Gleann Bianasdail:
     
08550945 Large bridge over stream at end of meadows. 20  NH02976347 
0915  Stone arrow 20    
09251010 Streams below waterfall 20  NH01886465 
0935  Tree trunk 20    
09401030 500m along loch shore to footbridge 30103 milesNH01226564Orange
0955  Ascend path NW to cairn at path split 125105 NH01626610 
10401145 NNE to col with Meall Each 500480 NH01906741 
1045  Continue path N then NW round eastern shoulder
of Sgurr Dubh: First view into Coire na Sleaghaich
520500 NH01866760 
10551210 Path crosses burn 560540 NH0153667874 
11051225 Bend where path turns left (SW) to ascend to ridge 660640 NH01266827 
11101230 Ascend SW to Lochans on ridge 695675 NH01156818 
11401310 Continue excellent path zig-zagging
NW up ridge to minor top
933915 NH00766853 
1145  NW to Lochan 910  NH00696866 
11501320 NW to Trig Point 980975 NH00506886 
12001325
-1330
300m N/NW round edge to highest point:
M Slioch
9819906.1 milesNH0046969075Orange
   E 1km to col 880  NH01576890 
12301400
-1410
E to photogenic T Sgurr an Tuill Bhain 9341045 NH0185868874Orange
 1450 Descend ridge SE then turn S & descend
into corrie. Ascent path at burn crossing.
555  NH0153667874 
1305  Ascent path at col with Meall Each. 500  NH01906741 
 1545 Path SE to cairn at path split. 125  NH01626610 
13501555 SW to footbridge at L. Maree 30 9.5 milesNH01226564Orange
1415  Return SE along path to Kinlochewe:
Stone arrow
20    
 1630 Streams below waterfall 20  NH01886465 
14351700 Large bridge over stream at end of meadows 20  NH02976347 
14551725 Car park at Incheril 35106012.5 milesNH03856240Orange


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