Na Gruagaichean, Stob Coire a'Chairn & Am Bodach

Summary for Na Gruagaichean, Stob Coire a'Chairn & Am Bodach

Na Gruagaichean, Stob Coire a'Chairn & Am Bodach is a route in “The ” region / range which is located in the area of the Scottish Highlands as defined by the Scottish Mountaineering Club.

This is a circular route

Sunrise 8:38 am
Sunset 4:25 pm
7 hours 46 minutes(s) daylight
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Route points for Na Gruagaichean, Stob Coire a'Chairn & Am Bodach

QGrid Ref.BearingDistance(km)Description
NN18266231281° W0.23 (0.23)Start by heading up a section of the "West Highland Way"
NN1779625366° ENE0.75 (0.98)Leave path onto a Track / Road that leads upto the Mamore Lodge
NN1856630052° NE0.46 (1.44)Parking available at the Lodge for a small fee (could start from here)
NN1894632617° NNE0.17 (1.61)Continue along the landrover track upto bridge acrosss "Allt Coire na Ba"
NN1901638673° ENE0.87 (2.48)Continue north east up steep grassy slopes to gain access to the ridge
NN20316436353° N0.29 (2.77)Once on the ridge continue along
NN2018650133° NNE0.28 (3.05)Climb onto the summit point of "Na Gruagaichean" ; Then descend steeply down a rocky slope onto a narrow col
NN203652278° W0.16 (3.21)The summit Na Gruagaichean - 1056 ( metres)
NN20196527343° NNW0.19 (3.4)From this narrow col continue over a top onto a ridge
NN201654273° W0.72 (4.12)Na Gruagaichean - North-west Top
NN19436553310° NW0.19 (4.31)Continue along broad grassy ridge on to "Stob Coire a'Chairn"
NN185660243° WSW0.32 (4.63)The summit Stob Coire a'Chairn - 981 ( metres)
NN18256591217° SW0.29 (4.92)Along past a knoll & a couple of cols then "Am Bodach" rises suddenly
NN176650163° SSE0.1 (5.02)The summit Am Bodach - 1032 ( metres)
NN17836459173° S0.26 (5.28)Descend down south eastern ridge avoiding Sgorr an Fhuarain (avoid steep southern face)
NN17766377213° SSW0.72 (6)Grass slopes lead down back to the landrover track
NN17106301122° ESE0.84 (6.84)Continue along the track and head either back to the lodge or Kinlochleven
Munros covered on Na Gruagaichean, Stob Coire a'Chairn & Am Bodach
Ordersort icon Height Munro Meaning Pronunciation
171 981 Stob Coire a'Chairn Peak of the corrie of the cairn Stob Korrer a Charn
99 1032 Am Bodach The old man Am Bottoch
74 1056 Na Gruagaichean The maidens Na Grooageechan