Sgurr nan Coireachan (Glen Finnan)

Summary for Sgurr nan Coireachan (Glen Finnan)

Sgurr nan Coireachan (Glen Finnan) is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area Loch Eil to Glen Shiel as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as Glenfinnan )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
956 metres / 3136 feetNM902880Skoor nern KorrachunRocky peak of the corries
LocationAccess
Loch Eil to Glen ShielGlenfinnan, tel: 01397 722203
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Sgurr nan Coireachan is one of the 2 munros which forms the Glenfinnan horseshoe standing at the head of Glen Finnan arcing around the deep Coire Thollaidh & Coire a' Bheithe. From the north Sgurr nan Coireachan is seen a huge barrier with wild corries craggy in places dropping into Glen Pean. The Sgurr Thuilm lies on the western end of the ridge with is connected by serveral tops and is normally climbed on the same outing.

Access is usually from Glen Finnan via a narrow south-eastern ridge onto Sgurr a Choire Riabhaich and then a continuation onto the summit which is marked with a stone enclosure and trig point. Alternatively ascent can be made from Glen Dessary /Glen Pean on the north side via Meall an Tarmachain.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Sgurr nan Coireachan (Glen Finnan) is Nineteen

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