Ciste Dhubh

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Ciste Dhubh is a dramatically pointed summit set some way back from Cluanie and Glen Shiel. It is a fine and very distinctive peak of great character.

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Region: Kintail

Altitude: 979 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Ciste Dhubh and Am Bathach from the Cluanie Inn

Other routes and challenges

Ciste Dhubh could be climbed on its own by omitting Am Bathach. Approaches from other directions are deterred by remoteness,

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Kintail Hotels

Kintail B&B

Kintail Cottages

Kintail Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Ciste Dhubh



Users' walk reports for Ciste Dhubh

There are 3196 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Ciste Dhubh. They have contributed 67 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
  15/7/13  33 M12
  29/6/14  25 M9
  8/1/16  18 M1C1
  21/9/12  17 M9
  16/2/14  16 M1C1
  3/3/17  13 M1C1
  9/7/13  9 M12
  9/5/13  9 M11
  28/10/16  8 M3
  25/7/15  8 M4C1
  2/5/14  8 M14
  11/1/14  8 M1
  29/10/14  7 M1C1
  1/10/11  7 M1C1
  28/9/11  7 M1C1
  12/7/19  6 M2C2G1
  6/3/13  6 M4
  1/12/11  6 M7
  1/12/19  5 M1C5
  19/11/18  5 M1C1
  14/8/16  5 M3C1
  5/12/12  5 M1C1
  19/3/16  4 M1C1
  29/3/15  4 M1C1
  29/10/12  4 M2C1
  28/8/21  3 M4
  29/9/20  3 M4
  25/7/20  3 M1C1
  2/1/19  3 M1C1
  10/6/15  3 M8
  5/6/15  3 M1
  29/3/15  3 M1C1
  24/11/13  3 M1C1
  29/7/11  3 M7
  29/4/11  3 M4
  26/8/18  2 M6
  7/11/16  2 M1C1
  6/7/13  2 M4C1
  9/7/12  2 M1
  30/7/11  2 M7
  25/6/11  2 M4C1
  26/3/16  1 M1C1
  8/8/14  1 M4
  8/6/14  1 M12
  4/5/14  1 M1C1
  17/7/12  1 M7C1
  16/6/12  1 M3C1
  6/11/11  1 M1C1
  26/4/11  1 M7C1
  12/2/11  1 M4C1
  23/6/10  1 M1C1
  17/7/21  0 M2
  30/8/20  0 M1C1
  15/7/19  0 M2C2
  27/4/19  0 M7
  17/9/17  0 M1C1
  22/8/15  0 M7
  13/10/14  0 M4
  23/8/13  0 M4
  30/7/13  0 M1C1
  22/9/12  0 M6C1
  30/3/12  0 M1C1
  1/10/11  0 M1
  3/7/11  0 M6
  11/3/11  0 M4
  8/2/11  0 M1C1
  16/8/10  0 M1

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