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Geal-charn (Drumochter)

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There are several Geal-Charns; this one is on the north side of the Drumochter Pass. It is a rounded dome which can be quickly reached from Balsporran Cottages, and formerly had a line of very prominent cairns some distance short of its summit.

 You have not climbed Geal-charn (Drumochter).

Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 917 metres

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Detailed route description and map

A'Mharconaich and Geal Charn from Drumochter

Other routes and challenges

The route above can be linked to the Beinn Udlamain and Sgairneach Mhor route for a round of all four Munros on the west side of Drumochter Pass. The cycle route over the pass can be used to link the start and end of the two routes.

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 Geal-charn (Drumochter)

There are 5623 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Geal-charn (Drumochter). They have contributed 102 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most recent 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
  25/07/2019  0 M4
  16/07/2019  2 M2
  14/07/2019  0 M2
  19/04/2019  2 M4
  23/02/2019  6 M7
  11/11/2018  8 M7C1S2
  19/08/2018  2 M10
  04/08/2018  10 M4
  12/07/2018  1 M2
  31/05/2018  1 M2
  30/04/2018  0 M2
  21/04/2018  1 M4
  15/03/2018  0 M2
  26/06/2017  0 M4
  18/06/2017  0 M2
  15/06/2017  1 M6
  12/05/2017  1 M1
  13/04/2017  3 M2
  05/04/2017  4 M4C1
  18/02/2017  0 M2
  22/01/2017  0 M2
  05/12/2016  0 M4
  09/10/2016  4 M2
  07/07/2016  0 M4
  20/05/2016  0 M4
  31/03/2016  1 M4
  30/03/2016  14 M6
  19/03/2016  5 M2
  27/02/2016  9 M4
  02/01/2016  0 M2
  22/11/2015  0 M4
  01/11/2015  2 M4
  14/07/2015  0 M3
  20/06/2015  2 M2
  11/06/2015  7 M4
  09/06/2015  0 M4
  05/02/2015  3 M1
  13/12/2014  5 M4
  23/11/2014  8 M4
  26/07/2014  0 M2
  18/07/2014  3 M4
  15/06/2014  3 M4
  10/06/2014  1 M4
  26/03/2014  1 M2
  23/03/2014  1 M9
  12/01/2014  2 M2
  01/12/2013  4 M5C1
  09/11/2013  0 M2
  12/10/2013  3 M4
  07/07/2013  2 M2
  07/07/2013  2 M4
  24/06/2013  0 M4C1
  06/06/2013  1 M4C1
  19/05/2013  1 M5C1
  26/04/2013  2 M4
  14/03/2013  1 M3
  02/03/2013  3 M5
  23/02/2013  0 M4
  23/02/2013  0 M4
  07/02/2013  4 M4
  02/12/2012  9 M2
  02/12/2012  5 M2
  11/11/2012  0 M4
  30/09/2012  0 M4
  27/09/2012  7 M4C1
  27/09/2012  2 M4
  14/07/2012  0 M2
  13/07/2012  0 M2
  04/07/2012  0 M7C1
  02/06/2012  1 M2
  21/04/2012  1 M4
  29/03/2012  0 M2
  03/03/2012  0 M4
  12/02/2012  5 M3
  08/01/2012  2 M2
  07/01/2012  0 M2
  11/12/2011  0 M2
  10/12/2011  19 M4C1
  30/11/2011  0 M1
  20/11/2011  1 M4
  19/11/2011  1 M2
  12/11/2011  0 M4
  04/09/2011  3 M2
  16/08/2011  0 M4
  24/07/2011  0 M4
  15/07/2011  1 M2
  06/06/2011  0 M3
  28/05/2011  4 M7C1
  11/04/2011  0 M3
  05/03/2011  0 M4
  03/08/2010  1 M4
  12/07/2010  0 M1
  22/05/2010  0 M4
  10/04/2010  0 M2
  10/04/2010  0 M2
  23/03/2010  0 M4
  23/03/2010  0 M4
  08/03/2010  0 M4
  28/11/2009  1 M4C1
  05/09/2009  0 M4
  18/08/2009  1 M4C1
  29/12/2008  1 M1

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