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Cir Mhor

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Cir Mhor is one of the most magnificent of the Corbetts. Rising at the very heart of the Arran hills, it forms a perfect rocky cone when seen from almost any direction.

 You have not climbed Cir Mhor.

Region: Isle of Arran

Altitude: 799 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Beinn Tarsuinn and Cir Mhor

Sannox Horseshoe: Cioch na h-Oighe, Cir Mhor and Caisteal Abhail

Other routes and challenges

The two routes above cover the main ridges; as an alternative to the Sannox horseshoe, it is also possible to do a Glen Rosa horseshoe by starting up Goatfell. Cir Mhor can also be climbed as a detour from the ascent of Caisteal Abhail from North Sannox.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Isle of Arran Hotels

Isle of Arran B&B

Isle of Arran Cottages

Isle of Arran Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Cir Mhor

There are 1033 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Cir Mhor. They have contributed 44 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  15/10/2012  25 C3
  08/06/2015  13 C4
  26/03/2017  12 C3
  19/09/2016  10 C3
  25/07/2015  10 C4
  15/10/2012  8 C3
  03/05/2017  7 C2
  10/09/2016  6 C1
  04/04/2015  6 C4
  01/06/2012  6 C2
  09/08/2010  6 C3
  02/07/2019  5 C2
  15/07/2014  5 C4
  22/06/2019  4 C3
  07/08/2018  4 M2C2
  30/08/2014  4 C4
  22/05/2012  4 C2
  20/05/2012  4 C2
  21/07/2011  4 C3
  07/07/2018  3 C2
  29/04/2017  3 C2
  03/10/2015  3 C4
  16/08/2015  3 C4
  07/07/2013  3 C2
  19/05/2018  2 C3
  12/05/2018  2 C3
  03/06/2015  2 C4
  10/04/2015  2 C3
  22/11/2014  2 C1
  20/04/2014  2 C2
  12/10/2013  2 C3
  18/07/2013  2 C3
  19/09/2011  2 C2
  22/08/2011  2 C4
  18/08/2007  2 C3
  06/10/2017  1 C2
  07/06/2017  1 C3
  21/04/2017  1 C3
  22/07/2015  1 C1
  11/11/2013  1 C3
  01/03/2011  1 C2
  07/05/2018  0 C3
  19/05/2017  0 C4
  25/03/2017  0 C2

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