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Meall Garbh (Ben Lawers)

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Meall Garbh is one of the Ben Lawers range, exactly the same height as neighbouring An Stuc. It is part of the fine round of the corrie containing Lochan nan Cat.

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Region: Perthshire

Altitude: 1118 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Circuit of Coire nan Cat

Other routes and challenges

The route given can easily by extended to take in Ben Lawers, descending initially down its eastern ridge. Another possibility is to traverse from the Ben Lawers car park over Beinn Ghlas, continuing via Ant Stuc to Meall Garbh and finally Meall Greigh before descending to the Lawers hotel.

The biggest bagging route hereabouts is a circuit of the 7 Lawers Munros as part of a horseshoe round the Allt a'Chobhair from Camusvrachan in Glen Lyon.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Perthshire Hotels

Perthshire B&B

Perthshire Cottages

Perthshire Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Meall Garbh (Ben Lawers)

There are 4936 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Meall Garbh (Ben Lawers). They have contributed 112 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.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  25/08/2012  21 M5
  07/08/2015  15 M11
  21/04/2013  15 M5
  03/01/2015  13 M6
  11/10/2014  13 M7
  28/06/2011  10 M4
  12/04/2012  8 M5
  21/07/2016  7 M3
  06/07/2013  7 M7
  01/04/2012  7 M3
  16/10/2015  6 M5
  01/07/2014  6 M3
  12/03/2012  6 M2
  22/04/2016  5 M3
  21/07/2012  5 M7
  19/02/2012  5 M4
  24/05/2014  4 M4
  06/04/2013  4 M3
  18/08/2012  4 M5
  01/08/2012  4 M3
  29/11/2013  3 M7
  27/04/2013  3 M8
  06/10/2012  3 M3
  06/08/2017  2 M7
  25/03/2017  2 M5
  01/10/2016  2 M7
  21/06/2016  2 M3
  12/08/2015  2 M5
  30/08/2014  2 M3
  25/07/2014  2 M3
  09/11/2013  2 M3
  20/07/2013  2 M3
  08/06/2013  2 M6
  06/10/2012  2 M3
  06/10/2012  2 M3
  28/07/2012  2 M3
  28/05/2011  2 M5
  14/05/2011  2 M3
  05/07/2016  1 M3
  18/03/2016  1 M1
  23/07/2015  1 M3
  25/06/2015  1 M3
  10/06/2015  1 M3
  20/05/2015  1 M2
  07/06/2014  1 M2
  06/06/2014  1 M3
  20/04/2014  1 M4
  05/10/2013  1 M3
  04/07/2013  1 M7
  09/06/2013  1 M7
  30/08/2012  1 M2
  21/07/2012  1 M3
  14/07/2012  1 M5
  05/05/2012  1 M3
  12/04/2012  1 M3
  24/03/2012  1 M3
  19/11/2011  1 M2
  17/10/2011  1 M3
  27/08/2011  1 M5
  29/07/2011  1 M3
  09/07/2011  1 M3
  04/05/2011  1 M3
  30/05/2009  1 M3
  03/05/2009  1 M4
  01/08/2017  0 M7
  05/01/2017  0 M2
  28/10/2016  0 M2
  14/10/2016  0 M7
  20/03/2016  0 M5
  04/12/2015  0 M3
  09/10/2015  0 M6
  06/09/2015  0 M4
  23/04/2015  0 M2
  09/10/2014  0 M3
  26/08/2014  0 M3
  11/01/2014  0 M2
  29/09/2013  0 M3
  13/07/2013  0 M5
  08/06/2013  0 M7
  10/01/2013  0 M5
  29/10/2012  0 M5
  22/09/2012  0 M5
  11/08/2012  0 M5
  25/06/2012  0 M3
  01/06/2012  0 M3
  24/05/2012  0 M5
  26/08/2011  0 M3
  21/08/2011  0 M5
  20/08/2011  0 M2
  13/08/2011  0 M3
  30/07/2011  0 M2
  07/07/2011  0 M5
  24/06/2011  0 M5
  13/06/2011  0 M3
  11/05/2011  0 M5
  02/05/2011  0 M4
  29/04/2011  0 M3
  19/04/2011  0 M5
  24/03/2011  0 M3
  11/10/2010  0 M3
  04/09/2010  0 M3
  04/09/2010  0 M3
  19/06/2010  0 M5
  13/06/2010  0 M7
  09/04/2010  0 M3
  21/02/2010  0 M5
  24/10/2009  0 M5
  16/10/2009  0 M7
  22/08/2009  0 M5
  17/06/2009  0 M5
  21/11/2008  0 M2
  26/10/2007  0 M7

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