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A' Chailleach (Monadhliath)

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A' Chailleach is a familiar sight from the area around Newtonmore. Topped by a big cairn, it is the most ascended and perhaps the finest of the Monadhliath.

 You have not climbed A' Chailleach (Monadhliath).

Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 930 metres

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Detailed route description and map

The Monadhliath Munros: A'Chailleach, Carn Sgulain and Carn Dearg from Glen Banchor

Other routes and challenges

The most usual - and fastest - ascent route is to use the descent given in the round of three Munros above, returning the same way (or also including Carn Sgulain).

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Kingussie / Newtonmore Hotels

Kingussie / Newtonmore B&B

Kingussie / Newtonmore cottages

Cairngorms hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for A' Chailleach (Monadhliath)

There are 3397 Walkhighlanders who have climbed A' Chailleach (Monadhliath). They have contributed 69 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
  08/10/2012  9 M5
  03/12/2011  9 M3
  27/10/2015  8 M3
  09/03/2013  8 M4
  19/08/2016  7 M11
  29/04/2013  7 M3
  02/09/2017  6 M3
  23/03/2012  5 M3
  21/07/2015  4 M3G1
  04/11/2013  4 M3
  03/11/2012  4 M3
  04/09/2012  4 M3
  24/07/2012  4 M3G1
  14/01/2018  3 M5
  24/11/2016  3 M3
  07/06/2014  3 M3
  08/06/2013  3 M3G1
  24/02/2013  3 M3
  18/08/2012  3 M3
  04/09/2016  2 M3
  02/05/2016  2 M3
  30/09/2015  2 M3
  30/05/2013  2 M3
  26/02/2012  2 M3
  14/01/2011  2 M2
  31/03/2018  1 M3
  05/09/2015  1 M7
  24/08/2014  1 M3
  16/06/2014  1 M4
  28/03/2014  1 M3
  15/09/2013  1 M3
  13/09/2013  1 M3
  16/03/2013  1 M3
  10/03/2012  1 M3
  16/10/2011  1 M2
  23/07/2011  1 M3
  18/04/2011  1 M2
  26/02/2011  1 M3
  30/01/2010  1 M3
  09/07/2018  0 M3
  17/03/2018  0 M3
  13/09/2017  0 M3
  18/07/2017  0 M3
  06/06/2017  0 M3
  18/04/2017  0 M3
  30/10/2016  0 M3
  06/10/2016  0 M3
  03/09/2015  0 M3
  23/05/2015  0 M3
  22/01/2014  0 M2
  21/08/2013  0 M3
  10/07/2013  0 M2
  13/10/2012  0 M3
  27/05/2012  0 M2
  16/05/2012  0 M3
  03/03/2012  0 M2
  13/08/2011  0 M3
  22/05/2011  0 M3
  04/05/2011  0 M3G1
  05/03/2011  0 M3
  19/02/2011  0 M3
  06/11/2010  0 M2C1G2
  08/08/2010  0 M3
  28/07/2010  0 M3
  01/02/2010  0 M3
  30/01/2010  0 M3
  02/09/2009  0 M3
  16/05/2009  0 M1
  26/12/2008  0 M1

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