Carn Ghluasaid

Summary for Carn Ghluasaid

Carn Ghluasaid is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area Glen Affric and Kintail as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as Five Sisters of Kintail )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
957 metres / 3140 feetNH145125Karn GloorsageCairn like hill of movement
LocationAccess
Glen Affric and KintailCorrielair Estate, tel: 01738 828573
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Details for Carn Ghluasaid

Carn Ghluasaid is one of 3 munros which lie on the eastern end of a long chain of hills on the north of Glen Shiel. It has grassy slopes which rises steeply from the northern shores of Loch Cluanie. From the A87 road below Carn Ghluasaid looks a pretty featureless hill and it's top is hidden from sight. On the western side a narrow col links to Sgurr nan Conbhairean also munro status, via a top Creag a' Chaorainn (998m). The summit plateau of Carn Ghluasaid is small, flat and stony with the summit cairn standngon the northern edge.

Usual access is from Lundie on a stalkers path which branches northwards at NH136103 , and then zig zagging onto the summit.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Carn Ghluasaid is Twenty-Three

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Chris Walker marked Carn Ghluasaid as bagged on Sun 28 Mar 2010
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ness64 marked Carn Ghluasaid as bagged on Fri 11 Sep 2009