Geal chàrn (Laggan)

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Geal Chàrn is a rather sprawling mountain in the Beinn a' Chlachair group. Its most notable feature is the summit, with a very fine cairn and cylindrical trig point atop a graceful little cone.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 1049 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Beinn a' Chlachair, Geal Chàrn & Creag Pitridh from Loch Laggan

Other routes and challenges

The approach above - using the Allt Coire Pitridh path - is still the most convenient if climbing Geal Chàrn alone.

The mountain could be traversed from lonely Loch Pattack, though the Allt Cam would need to be forded for the approach to Loch a' Bheilaich Leamhain.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Spean Bridge Hotels

Spean Bridge B&B

Spean Bridge Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Geal chàrn (Laggan)



Users' walk reports for Geal chàrn (Laggan)

There are 3326 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Geal chàrn (Laggan). They have contributed 61 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
  9/8/17  24 M9
  23/8/14  19 M4
  2/5/18  11 M11
  31/8/11  10 M11C1
  8/7/17  7 M3
  24/8/16  7 M3
  19/4/14  7 M3
  11/5/16  6 M9
  8/6/15  6 M3
  28/10/18  5 M1
  29/4/16  5 M8
  20/3/16  5 M3
  4/6/14  5 M9
  19/7/12  5 M3
  3/5/08  5 M3
  9/12/19  4 M3
  18/1/19  4 M3G3
  17/11/18  4 M3
  8/7/16  4 M5
  4/5/13  4 M7
  15/9/12  4 M3
  14/7/11  4 M3
  15/8/20  3 M7
  25/6/15  3 M3
  16/8/20  2 M3
  1/8/20  2 M3
  3/5/19  2 M2
  20/4/19  2 M3
  21/4/18  2 M3
  8/4/18  2 M6
  10/5/17  2 M2
  24/7/15  2 M3
  24/2/13  2 M3
  15/9/12  2 M3
  17/3/12  2 M3
  19/9/11  2 M3
  16/7/17  1 M3
  2/1/17  1 M2
  26/7/15  1 M3
  10/6/12  1 M3
  23/7/11  1 M3
  19/6/19  0 M3
  15/6/19  0 M3
  10/6/19  0 M2
  23/6/18  0 M3
  7/5/18  0 M3
  6/6/17  0 M3
  23/3/17  0 M2
  12/6/16  0 M1G1
  18/3/16  0 M3
  11/3/16  0 M1
  10/8/13  0 M3
  24/6/12  0 M6
  24/7/11  0 M3
  22/7/11  0 M3
  11/4/11  0 M3
  10/4/11  0 M3
  10/4/11  0 M3G2
  7/4/11  0 M3
  19/7/09  0 M3
  17/7/09  0 M3

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