Munros with the Gaelic "DEARG"

There are Thirteen (13) munros linked with the gaelic word (dearg)

A blood red colour with a hint of crimson. Found in over 20 munros especially in the Glen Coe and Ben Nevis regions. Also applies to some soft reddy browns of Torridon sandstone.

Carn Mor Dearg

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1220 metres / 4003 feetNN177721Karn More JerrackLarge red cairn like peak

Beinn Dearg [Ullapool]

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1084 metres / 3556 feetNH259811byn dyerakRed hill

Chno Dearg

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1046 metres / 3432 feetNN377741Knorr JerrackRed hill

Sgurr a'Bhealaich Dheirg

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1036 metres / 3399 feetNH035143Skoor uh Veeyakkach Year-ickRocky peak of the red pass

Carn Dearg (Alder region)

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1034 metres / 3392 feetNN504764Karn JerrackRed cairn like peak

Sgorr Dhearg

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1024 metres / 3360 feetNN056558Skoor JerrackRed rocky peak

Stob Dearg

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1021 metres / 3350 feetNN222542Stob JerrackRed peak (Big shepherd of [Glen] Etive)

Beinn Dearg [Blair Atholl]

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1008 metres / 3307 feetNN852777Bine JerrackRed hill

Sgurr Dearg

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986 metres / 3235 feetNG444215Skoor JerrackRed rocky peak

Meall Dearg

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953 metres / 3127 feetNN161583Miaowl JerrackRed Hill

Carn Dearg (Monadh Liath)

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945 metres / 3100 feetNH635023Karn JerrackRed cairn like peak

Carn Dearg

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941 metres / 3087 feetNN417661Karn JerrackRed cairn like peak

Maol Chean-dearg

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933 metres / 3061 feetNG924499Merle Hyaan JerrackThe Bald Red Head

A blood red colour with a hint of crimson. Found in over 20 munros especially in the Glen Coe and Ben Nevis regions. Also applies to some soft reddy browns of Torridon sandstone.