Càrn an Fhìdhleir (Càrn Ealar)
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Càrn an Fhìdhleir is a domed and unspectacular Munro. However it is in the heart of a vast roadless area, requiring an epic approach from either Glen Feshie, Glen Tilt or, more usually, the Linn of Dee - this latter approach is made easier with a mountain bike.
Altitude: 994 metres
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Other routes and challenges
One alternative approach is up Glen Feshie. After the very long but beautiful walk up the glen, cross the Eidart footbridge before tackling the boggy lower slopes of Càrn Ealar and continuing to An Sgarsoch.
The other possibility is a start up Glen Tilt from Blair Atholl. Though even longer, there is the possibility of making use of the Tarf bothy, though crossing the river Tarf afterwards can be impossible in spate.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for Càrn an Fhìdhleir (Càrn Ealar)
There are 2772 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Càrn an Fhìdhleir (Càrn Ealar). They have contributed 71 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.