Tolmount

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Tolmount looks a fine cone-like peak when seen from Loch Callater; otherwise it is a twin to its close neighbour Tom Buidhe - a simple rounded dome-like upthrust on the wide Mounth plateau.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 958 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Tolmount and Tom Buidhe via Loch Callater

Other routes and challenges

There are several alternative options for climbing Tolmount and its neighbour. One is to start from Glen Doll at the head of Glen Clova, approaching via Jock's Road over Crow Craigies.

Another longer option is to include this pair of Munros with the Glas Maol group of 4, making a total of 6 Munros on an outing from the top of the Cairnwell Pass.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Braemar Hotels

Braemar B&B

Braemar cottages

Cairngorms hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Tolmount



Users' walk reports for Tolmount

There are 7656 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Tolmount. They have contributed 131 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
  19/11/11  44 M6
  25/8/18  32 M14
  29/7/14  26 M6
  20/9/13  23 M9
  25/3/15  19 M6
  4/7/20  17 M4
  4/9/12  17 M2
  29/4/19  14 M7
  15/8/15  12 M10
  7/5/17  9 M2
  13/8/15  8 M6
  2/6/13  8 M9
  27/12/11  7 M6
  7/6/21  6 M5
  15/4/17  6 M9
  15/4/14  6 M8
  10/8/13  6 M6
  3/5/12  6 M2
  29/4/11  6 M14
  24/3/11  6 M3
  10/3/10  6 M4
  12/6/21  5 M6
  23/5/15  5 M4
  15/11/11  5 M8C1
  12/9/21  4 M11
  12/9/14  4 M3
  5/8/13  4 M5
  26/5/12  4 M4
  19/5/12  4 M1
  16/8/21  3 M9
  25/5/18  3 M7
  29/8/15  3 M6
  16/7/14  3 M6
  29/6/13  3 M2
  2/5/13  3 M6
  10/10/11  3 M2
  11/10/10  3 M2
  31/7/21  2 M9
  6/9/20  2 M5
  31/7/20  2 M4
  19/11/17  2 M2
  23/6/17  2 M7
  27/5/17  2 M3
  14/8/16  2 M11
  27/6/16  2 M4
  4/10/15  2 M6
  21/10/14  2 M1
  14/9/13  2 M2
  6/7/13  2 M6
  30/6/13  2 M9
  19/5/13  2 M2
  16/5/13  2 M6
  14/7/12  2 M9
  9/9/11  2 M9
  24/8/11  2 M6
  20/8/11  2 M4
  20/8/11  2 M6
  23/7/11  2 M4
  30/12/00  2 M4
  14/8/21  1 M2
  8/8/20  1 M2
  26/8/17  1 M2
  31/5/17  1 M7
  9/10/16  1 M2
  18/9/16  1 M4
  30/8/15  1 M4
  24/7/15  1 M6
  19/6/15  1 M8
  30/11/14  1 M6
  1/6/14  1 M2
  8/9/13  1 M4
  2/3/13  1 M3
  16/12/12  1 M6
  4/9/12  1 M8
  26/8/12  1 M4
  3/7/12  1 M6
  20/5/12  1 M6
  6/5/12  1 M11
  1/4/12  1 M9
  28/1/12  1 M4
  17/8/11  1 M4
  6/8/11  1 M6
  15/5/11  1 M1
  25/7/10  1 M6
  25/9/09  1 M3
  15/8/20  0 M8
  28/7/20  0 M4
  6/1/19  0 M7
  4/6/18  0 M6
  8/10/17  0 M4
  24/5/17  0 M5
  23/5/17  0 M2
  24/8/16  0 M3
  14/8/16  0 M6
  30/4/16  0 M3
  19/9/15  0 M6
  4/6/15  0 M5
  23/5/15  0 M6
  28/7/14  0 M6
  10/7/14  0 M4
  26/6/14  0 M11
  18/8/13  0 M6
  18/7/13  0 M9
  12/6/13  0 M4C1
  11/9/12  0 M4
  21/7/12  0 M2
  2/6/12  0 M2
  30/3/12  0 M6
  10/3/12  0 M6
  12/1/12  0 M4
  14/11/11  0 M6
  6/11/11  0 M6
  25/7/11  0 M6
  17/7/11  0 M3
  3/7/11  0 M11
  17/5/11  0 M5
  14/5/11  0 M9
  16/4/11  0 M4
  10/4/11  0 M4
  2/4/11  0 M6
  19/3/11  0 M6
  5/3/11  0 M6
  26/2/11  0 M5C1
  10/2/11  0 M3
  5/2/11  0 M3
  24/9/10  0 M2
  19/6/10  0 M9
  14/10/09  0 M3
  14/6/09  0 M6
  3/2/07  0 M2C1
  19/9/92  0 M6

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