An Riabhachan

Summary for An Riabhachan

An Riabhachan is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area Glen Cannich to Glen Carron as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as Mullardoch )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1129 metres / 3704 feetNH133344Un ReeavochanThe streaked one
LocationAccess
Glen Cannich to Glen CarronBraulen Estate, tel: 01463 761235
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Details for An Riabhachan

An Riabhachan is a long well defined summit ridge (approx 2.5 kilometres) that runs southwest to northeast which doesn't drop below 1000 metres throughout its length and contains three main tops. The highest, 1129 metres is west of Bealach Toll and Lochan; The sout-west and western tops follow at 1086 metres and 1040 metres. On nearly all sides of An Riabhachan it is grassy only at its north-eastern end does a fine craggy corrie the Toll an Lochain contains the two small lochs , Loch Mor and Loch Beag.

The eastern ridge which links to the adjacent Munro of Sgurr na Lapaich follows a steep edge above the hollow which holds these two lochs. A northwestern ridge from An Riabhachan connects to the remote An Socach on the south west.

There are various circuits that include this munro and it is rarely completed on it's own.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed An Riabhachan is Twelve

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stu marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Thu 14 May 2015
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soc079 marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Mon 26 Mar 2012
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Brian marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Thu 22 Sep 2011
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billmyl marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Fri 26 Aug 2011
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cjmead marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Sat 19 Jun 2010
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Tim Hawkes marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Thu 30 Jul 2009
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grahammclaren marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Mon 13 Jul 2009
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iceferret marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Thu 11 Jun 2009
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Bill Campbell marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Tue 05 May 2009
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Alison Terrey marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Tue 28 Apr 2009
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Fhuaran marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Mon 16 Feb 2009
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tony meeson marked An Riabhachan as bagged on Sun 25 Jan 2009