The Loch Lochy Munros

Summary for The Loch Lochy Munros

The Loch Lochy Munros is a route in “The Loch Lochy” region / range which is located in the Loch Eil to Glen Shiel area of the Scottish Highlands as defined by the Scottish Mountaineering Club.

On this route you return by same way

Sunrise 4:31 am
Sunset 10:11 pm
17 hours 40 minutes(s) daylight
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Sron a'Choire Ghairbh & Meall na Teanga

DistanceAscentTime
18 km/ 11.18 miles1190 m/ 3904.2 ft6 hours plus
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Sron a' Choire Ghairbh and Meall na Teanga rise on the north-west side of Loch Lochy, their lower slopes being densely forested along much of the length of the loch. A longish approach of about 3km on the Forestry Commission (Great Glen Way) then up a good path through the trees upto a col.
From the col between the two hills east access the each of the munros and return the same way.

Route points for The Loch Lochy Munros

QGrid Ref.BearingDistance(km)Description
NN27659578225° SW1.32 (1.32)Start from Kilfinnan and head along the track
NN26679490229° SW2.07 (3.39)About half way to the path upto Cam Bhealach
NN25049360276° W0.88 (4.27)Follow the sign into Cam Bhealach (Leave bikes here if on bike)
NN24179374274° W0.98 (5.25)Continue up the path
NN23199386256° WSW1.01 (6.26)Continue up to the col
NN2219936722° NNE0.52 (6.78)From this col climb to the summit of Sron a'Choire Ghairbh. The path peters out a short way from the grassy summit
NN22419414335° NNW0.44 (7.22)From the summit return back to the col
NN222945155° SSE0.44 (7.66)The summit Sron a'Choire Ghairbh - 937 ( metres)
NN22179360176° S0.46 (8.12)From this col is reached via a path that skirts around the northern flanks
NN22189315231° SW0.36 (8.48)Climb Meall na Teanga grassy northern ridge.
NN21899293164° SSE0.27 (8.75)Continue up.
NN21959268154° SSE0.25 (9)Climb onto the summit and return to col and return the same way
NN220924174° S6.5 (15.5)The summit Meall na Teanga - 918 ( metres)
Munros covered on The Loch Lochy Munros
Ordersort icon Height Munro Meaning Pronunciation
239 937 Sron a'Choire Ghairbh Peak of the rough corrie Stron a Horrer Girreth
274 918 Meall na Teanga Hill of the Tongue Miaowl nuh Tyenga