Aonach Mor & Aonach Beag

Summary for Aonach Mor & Aonach Beag

Aonach Mor & Aonach Beag is a route in “The ” region / range which is located in the area of the Scottish Highlands as defined by the Scottish Mountaineering Club.

On this route you return by same way

Sunrise 8:38 am
Sunset 4:24 pm
7 hours 46 minutes(s) daylight
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The Aonachs from Glen nevis without the tops

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Route points for Aonach Mor & Aonach Beag

QGrid Ref.BearingDistance(km)Description
NN1672691573° ENE0.24 (0.24)Start from the path in Glen Nevis
NN17216929148° SSE0.66 (0.9)Continue following the path round
NN1774685384° E0.38 (1.28)Opens out into glen and views of the glen
NN1865688215° NNE0.55 (1.83)At Steall ruin leave the main path, on a faint path which eventually vanishes
NN18826935358° N1.18 (3.01)Ascend head for Aonach Beag southern ridge
NN1888707545° NE0.54 (3.55)Climb onto the summt of Aonach Beag via the southern ridge
NN196715304° NW0.43 (3.98)The summit Aonach Beag - 1234 ( metres)
NN19297191344° NNW0.17 (4.15)From the bealach between Aonach Beag & Aonach Mor ascend the broader ridge
NN192729186° S0.29 (4.44)The summit Aonach Mor - 1221 ( metres)
NN19207266193° SSW0.35 (4.79)Descend Aonach Mor's southern ridge to belach. Keeping near to western cliffs
NN19007219270° W0.39 (5.18)Head down steep spur. This may be difficult to find in bad visibility
NN18617220164° SSE0.22 (5.4)From belach between Carn Mor Dearg and the Aonach's follow watershed of Allt Coire Giubhaschan
NN18467111199° SSW0.52 (5.92)
NN18267062169° S0.76 (6.68)Descend steeply on Allt Coire Giubhaschan eastern side
Munros covered on Aonach Mor & Aonach Beag
Ordersort icon Height Munro Meaning Pronunciation
7 1234 Aonach Beag Little ridge Ernoch Bake
8 1221 Aonach Mor Big ridge Ernoch More