Creag Rainich

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Creag Rainich shows bleak slopes to the desolation road but a more precipitous front to lonely Loch an Nidd. Its position ensures it is a fine viewpoint.

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Region: Ullapool

Altitude: 807 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Craig Rainich via Loch a'Bhraoin

Other routes and challenges

The route above is by far the most convenient. The western slopes are exceptionally steep as well as very remote, whereas to the northeast the hill falls into a vast area of featureless, wet terrain deterring approach from the Destitution Road.

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)

Users' walk reports for Creag Rainich

There are 343 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Creag Rainich. They have contributed 12 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
  19/04/2019  18 C5
  19/01/2019  9 C1
  12/02/2012  6 C1
  08/07/2020  5 C1
  11/06/2019  4 C3
  02/02/2014  4 C1
  01/06/2015  2 C6
  20/05/2015  2 C1
  25/09/2011  2 C1G2
  13/05/2017  1 C1
  17/01/2017  0 C1
  09/05/2015  0 M2C1

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