It is connected to Ruadh Stac Mor at a high col (750m). Along with its title of remotest Munro, A’ Mhaighdean is also considered to be one of the finest viewpoints in Britain. It was starting to get dark now, so the lights went on. 55km round trip walk from Poolewe with … This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace APIwhich does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping. Logged-in registered users only...When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save]. A' Mhaighdean A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland.It is 8 miles north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East to Kernsary. Website about fitness, running and healthy lifestyle Eventually you will come to the charming causeway between Fionn Loch and Dubh Loch, not long after which … I would estimate that the walk alone would take the average person 6-7 hours. A good track then leads to the causeway between the Fionn Loch and Dubh Loch. A three day trek from Poolewe to climb A'Mhaighdean with two nights camping by the Carnmore bothy - in good weather! Camped at Lochan Fada with Brian R. A lovely morning ascent, sunny and calm. Step cutting required to descend to the bealach for the next Munro. part of Fisherfield 6 from Sheneval, Corbett first. 10.45 hours. Cycled in from Kinlochewe to Loch Fada. Then an early morning ascent along the loch and to the bealach then up the grassy slope to the summit in three hours. With Mike C & Jim S, from base camp at Pollan na Muice, in fine conditions giving splendid views from summit. From Shenaval with Martin and Nick 6am to 9.30pm,all 5 Fisherfield Munros, glorious weather a little windy. Beinn a'Chlaidheimh (this time as a Corbett), Sgurr Ban, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Tarsuinn, A'Mhaighdiean, Ruaidh Stac Mor. camped down in valley, weather very sunny, too hot. Day 1 of 3. Walked in from Incheril for 3 glorious days in the mountains of the Fisherfield Forest. Incheril-Lochan Fada-Bealach Odhar-Beinn Tarsuinn-A'Mhaighdean-Ruadh Stac Mor-Lochan Feith Mhic'-Illean where i camped for 2 nights. On own. Continuation from Ruadh Stac Mor - very clear & epic views. Long walk back via Glenn na Mucice. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. / reset. ...include all Tumps Oh … In a glorious two days of weather and very, very special. To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs). Follow the path eastwards to about the 1,000 feet (300 m) level and cross the Allt Bruthach an Esain to gain the North West ridge of the mountain. Fisherfield 6 from Collie Harrie, 43 km, 18 hours. Walked in from Poolewe to Carnmore. Round both Munros and onto the Corbett. cloudy tops and occasional drizzle. no snow. 9 1/2 hours. Solo, 1st of 2. Parked up at Poolewe and then a cycle in, Kernsary Forest very boggy and a lot of pushing. Dropped bike before Causeway then it's a long slog to reach the belach between the Munros. I think I was around 7 hours to A'Mhaighdean. 2nd hill done in monster Fisherfield day out. Didn't make 3rd hill. No views so maybe just as well. Done with Andy. Pea souper and the light made the 3rd a non-starter... still a good day out, huge walk out along the lochside and back to the bikes which made the final few miles bliss! munro bagging weekend fisherfield 6 from shenvall bothy, clockwise 12 hours in the clag. Long walk in from Kinlochewe. 13.5 hrs altogether. Ascended via Pollan na Muice from wild camp in Gleann na Muice. Switch to Bing Maps view I've been up A' Mhaighdean at least 8 times now, the fist was a mid summer bivvy on the summit. We probably stayed too long on … *For information about access rights in Scotland see the ScotWays website.Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass. Sail Mhor, Deargs and An Teallach: Beinn Lair: A’Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor: A' Mhaighdean is very remote mountain with a craggy top at the head of Lochan Fada. The summit itself is a 15 mile walk in and completely infeasible to photograph at sunrise or sunset without an overnight stay in the vicinity. Munros - A Mhaighdean, Ruadh Stac Mor Date - Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July Who - Just me Having visited Fisherfield from the other side back in March, and having a great weekend then, I vowed to return soon. This site is printer friendly. It is 8 miles (13 km) north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East (pedestrian & bicycle access only) to Kernsary. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown, Click on a picture to view photo on the hillsummits website, To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hillplease contact the hillsummits website. Map Help, Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land(*). Ascent. The focus of the trip was to visit A'Mhaighdean, a location we had been forced back from 2 months previous due to poor weather. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. A good track then leads to the causeway between the Fionn Loch and Dubh Loch. Part of the north-west ridge is capped by Torridonian sandstone. The long walking routes to A’ Mhaighdean usually begin from Poolewe in the west or from the wonderfully located Shenavall bothy, beneath the striking form of Beinn Dearg Mòr, to the north. We set off at Poolewe and walked hard into the evening and night, reaching Carnmore bothy at about 10.30 after a 45 minute break to take photos at sunset. A'Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor by Poolewe. Part 2 - The walk out. I think this … I zoomed in with my camera which revealed a tent, we’d have some extra company for our wild camp. To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map). Media in category "A' Mhaighdean" The following 39 files are in this category, out of 39 total. I've guided groups along the rest of the Fisherfield hills including this one and there have been nice days and gloomy days. Great views of A’Mhaighdean and RSM. Had a 52km walk bike to get in and back to Poolewe 13 and 1/2 hours. The sandstone pinnacles of A'Mhaighdean's Northwest ridge would be difficult to negotiate in thick mist, but easy enough, for a moderate scrambler, in good visibility - recommended! Having difficulty eating though as my mouth is very dry, it's a bit like trying to eat a brick. A' Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mòr - geograph.org.uk - 1008098.jpg 640 × 480; 97 KB. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. View from A'Mhaighdean looking towards Poolewe. To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs). Quite a few Highland Darters patrolling the road. A' Mhaighdean - geograph.org.uk - 676404.jpg 640 × 480; 100 KB. We dropped back down and picked up our packs. Parked at Poolewe and got ready, setting off at 0910hrs, sunny and warm. The mwis forecasted 30% chance of cloud free Munros earlier in the week, but that … A good track then leads to the causeway between the Fionn Loch and Loch Dubh. This was just after sunrise. It's possible to cycle all the way from Poolewe to Carnmore, but it's best to stop 3k before Carnmore unless you want a tough uphil struggle back to the watershed. The time had finally arrived, and I new this was going to be a good one. Quite a few Highland Darters patrolling the road. Sign in| Register. It is 8 miles (13 km) north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East (pedestrian & bicycle access only) to Kernsary. Name: A' Mhaighdean: Hill number: 1014: Height: 967m / 3173ft: RHB Section: 14A: Loch Maree to Loch Broom: County/UA: Highland (UA) Catchment: Little Gruinard No need to register, buy now! The three possible starting points are: From North: Start from Corrie Hallie near Dundonnell at the head of Little Loch Broom: From West: … Originally built as a farmhouse, there are no roads to Carnmore, which has to be reached by estate track from Poolewe, followed by estate launch along beautiful Fionn Loch (white loch in Gaelic). ...with no ascent logs recorded by anyone, Logged Descriptions  (logged by 461 users, only the latest 50 shown -. 8. The goal was a summit camp on A’Mhaighdean to take summit photographs at sunrise and sunset. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. Any approach to this mountain is a long one and a single day round trip makes for a truely mammoth day out. The inky waters of Dubh Loch lie 2600ft directly at the base of A’ Mhaighdean’s western cliffs, whilst Harris & the Hebrides lie in the distance. A long walk in July. A' Mhaighdean (967m) Often regarded as one of the most remote munros, A' Mhaighdean sits deep in the heart of Fisherfield Forest, making any walk a long day, starting from Poolewe … Soon it was pitch black as we headed through Kernsary and ultimately along the tarmac track to the car at Poolewe. It is 8 miles (13 km) north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East (pedestrian & bicycle access only) to Kernsary. The beloved hills of Lake District, Britain's most popular hiking areas, are always going to attract the crowds. Part of the North West ridge is capped by Torridonian sandstone. These being the 2 most remote Munro's in Scotland this would be an epic day out - or how to lose 1/2 stone in one day. A'Mhaighdean from the sea at Poolewe : Border Reiver: 17/07/1998: 4: M2: Fisherfield Six - Four, Wildcamp Then Two : gullane: 21/05/2017: 3: M5C1: A Record Breaking Round of the Fisherfields? Show Map Fisherfield 6 from Corrie Hallie - a very long day! With Alan Gillies, camped by Abhainn Strath na Sealga. This is said to be the most remote Munro in Scotland. We walk from Poolewe and summit camp on A' Mhaighdean. The whitewashed house sits on the edge of an imposing bowl of mountains, including a’Mhaighdean – the maiden – Scotland’s remotest Munro (mountain over 3,000ft). 201st - Allan and Jon, from Corrie Hallie to NE, overcast with low cloud and some rain, 2nd day of wild camping expedition. Stopping not an option 'cos of midges. With Jay, bit of an epic. Walked in and camped in Strath na Sealga, Blew and rained all night, finally let up about ten o'clock so we went for the six, got back at one in the morning. Just got dinner made when rain came back on! heatwave, camped out. done with ruadh stac mor. The remotest of the Munros, and one of the best viewpoints in the UK. Hill Bagging: the online version of the Database of British and Irish Hills: Add marker to map: help. Dropped the big packs and climbed the very benign slopes of Beinn a Chasgein Mor. The extra 2 litres of water we’d picked up previously made for a slower than normal climb up A’Mhaighdean. Next again day we hike along the little visited ridge of Beinn Tharsuinn Chaol and head up … ...with no ascent logs recorded by anyone, Resize map: portrait / landscape The mountain is composed of gneiss, the summit presenting the highest elevation of the Lewisian. Creag Mhor Thollaidh at the head of Loch Maree – one to visit some day: Passing Kernsary we took the turn into the forest and on to the open approach. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. If approaching from the west, bikepacking is a viable option for the lengthy approach. Fabulous views over Torridon, out to Skye and Harris, N to Assynt and over to An Teallach. :) Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way. 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