Creag Dhubh (Newtonmore)

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 756 metres

Rank: 7th

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Creag Dhubh is a fine hill near Newtonmore, with beautifully wooded lower slopes . It is famed amongst rock-climbers for the steep crags on its southern flanks. The ascent is rugged from any direction and can be made as described from Lochain Ulvie with a choice of routes, or via the northeast ridge accessed from near Biallaid.

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Creag Dubh from Lochain Uvie

There are 321 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Creag Dhubh (Newtonmore). They have contributed 16 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
  25/09/2014  6 G1
  24/02/2019  4 G1
  28/10/2020  3 G1
  06/10/2013  3 G1
  20/04/2016  2 G1
  24/09/2011  2 G1
  12/06/2016  1 G4
  22/03/2014  1 G1
  08/03/2012  1 G1
  10/02/2017  0 G1
  08/08/2012  0 G1
  22/04/2012  0 G1
  27/03/2011  0 G2
  14/01/2011  0 G1
  06/11/2010  0 M2C1G2
  27/05/2009  0 G1

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