An Coileachan

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An Coileachan is the easternmost of the Fannichs, a steep-sided dome rising to the south of Loch Gorm. Whilst it is only a short distance from the track to Loch Fannich, the usual approach from the north is a long slog across the bogs.

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Region: Ullapool

Altitude: 923 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Sgùrr Mòr and the eastern Fannichs from the Dirrie Mòr

Other routes and challenges

An alternative approach to the Fannichs is from the south, particularly if a bike is used as far as Fannich Lodge.

Many different combinations of summits can be done, such as including the '/ullapool/sgurrnanclachgeala.shtml'>Sgùrr nan Clach Geala group for three more Munros, or even the ultimate epic challenge: the great traverse of all 9 Fannichs Munros.

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Panoramic summit view (click to open)


An Coileachan



Users' walk reports for An Coileachan

There are 2948 Walkhighlanders who have climbed An Coileachan. 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.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  24/6/14  27 M4
  15/8/20  20 M9
  18/9/15  18 M8
  14/4/12  17 M2
  16/7/11  15 M9
  18/9/14  14 M7
  5/8/13  14 M7
  7/7/14  13 M9
  26/5/18  10 M9
  13/9/14  9 M4
  10/7/14  9 M7
  6/7/19  8 M9
  21/7/12  8 M9
  11/5/18  7 M10
  4/5/15  7 M4
  22/7/18  6 M10
  21/7/12  6 M9
  9/8/20  4 M2S5
  14/3/14  4 M4C1
  10/4/12  4 M9
  9/7/21  3 M4
  14/6/21  3 M4
  24/4/21  3 M2
  9/8/20  3 M9
  3/8/19  3 M9
  5/6/18  3 M7
  19/8/15  3 M7
  8/2/14  3 M2
  13/7/13  3 M9
  22/4/12  3 M4
  22/7/11  3 M4
  19/8/20  2 M4
  16/6/20  2 M4
  25/5/16  2 M4
  3/6/13  2 M7
  19/5/13  2 M9C1
  11/8/12  2 M7
  31/8/20  1 M9
  29/8/20  1 M8
  8/8/19  1 M4
  14/3/16  1 M4
  7/8/15  1 M4
  19/7/15  1 M4
  21/4/15  1 M4
  18/4/15  1 M9
  31/12/13  1 M2
  25/8/13  1 M9
  9/3/13  1 M4
  17/2/13  1 M4
  20/5/11  1 M5C1
  3/12/94  1 M4
  10/8/82  1 M7
  15/10/20  0 M4
  24/8/19  0 M9
  8/8/15  0 M4
  8/8/15  0 M4
  29/6/15  0 M2
  24/4/15  0 M2
  1/7/14  0 M2S1
  17/6/13  0 M10
  23/7/12  0 M4
  17/3/12  0 M4
  4/5/11  0 M4
  23/4/11  0 M7
  4/9/10  0 M4
  4/9/10  0 M4
  2/7/10  0 M4
  30/5/10  0 M4
  27/5/09  0 M4

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