Colin's Munros


Geal Charn (Monadh Liath), map 35; 31st Aug 2003 & 15th Aug 2009

Route: 630m = 2070' ascent; 2½hrs – 3½hrs; 8.0 miles

Access: From Laggan take road towards Garva.
Route: A straight-forward path. It may be more interesting to start at Spey Dam, take the track N up Glen Markie & ascend N side of corrie.

31/8/0315/8/09Description Alt.Grid RefMob.
11500920 Park car at Garva Bridge 295NN52259460No Orange
 0950 Track N to bridge, then path N/NE/E to stile over fence 410NN53599627 
 1000 Path N/NW by Feith Talagain to Allt Coire nan Dearcag 440NN54019676 
   Ascend path on S bank to first main tributary. 565NN54839699 
   Cross both streams and continue mostly clear path
N over to ridge.
   Path NE up ridge to cairn in form of corner of ruined house.    
 1125 Path NE to cairns on first summit plateau bump. 900
13201135 Path NE along summit plateau to
M Geal Charn (a major, properly built cairn)
14201300 Return same way SW to Garva Bridge 295NN52259460No Orange

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