Sgurr nan Clach Geala

Summary for Sgurr nan Clach Geala

Sgurr nan Clach Geala is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area Loch Maree to Loch Broom as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as The Fannaichs )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1093 metres / 3586 feetNH184715skoor nam klach gyalaPeak of the white stones
LocationAccess
Loch Maree to Loch BroomWest Fannaich, tel: 01445 720223
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Sgurr nan Clach Geala is the second highest of the Fannaichs behind Sgurr Mòr and is regarded by many as the best peak of the group with its fine east facing corrie and pointed buttresses.

Sgurr nan Clach Geala stands on a north-south ridge in the western part of the Fannaichs along with two other Munros, Meall a' Chrasgaidh to the and Sgurr nan Each to the south.
The mountains western slopes are mostly grassy with a few rocky outcrops as they drop down to the valley of the Allt Breabaig.

The summit of the mountain has the remains of a trig point, it has been vandalised and seems to have been attacked with a Sledgehammer leaving only a quarter of the pillar remaining.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Sgurr nan Clach Geala is Twenty-One

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