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Tom a'Choinich

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Tom a'Choinich is an eastward extension of the Carn Eige range, an 'e'-shaped junction of three ridges above Glen Affric. It is a far finer peak than its lumpy neighbour Toll Creagach.

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Region: Loch Ness

Altitude: 1112 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Toll Creagach and Tom a' Choinich from Glen Affric

Other routes and challenges

An alternative to the route used in descent in the above route is to tackle the Creag na h-Inghinn ridge. The stalkers' paths on the northern side are of little use since their foot was flooded with Loch Mullardoch.

For the truly superfit, the massive challenge hereabouts is the complete Mullardoch round, following ridges that can take in up to 12 Munros, usually accomplished as a lightweight backpacking route.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glen Affric Hotels

Glen Affric B&B

Glen Affric Cottages

Loch Ness Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)




Users' walk reports for Tom a'Choinich

There are 2740 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Tom a'Choinich. They have contributed 63 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
  30/11/2019  4 M2
  14/10/2019  2 M2
  06/07/2019  5 M12
  15/06/2019  2 M8
  31/03/2019  12 M2
  15/10/2018  9 M5C1
  14/09/2018  2 M2
  30/06/2018  11 M8
  26/05/2018  5 M2
  07/05/2018  3 M10
  19/08/2017  2 M5
  24/07/2017  14 M12
  23/07/2017  0 M2
  14/06/2017  2 M2
  12/05/2017  17 M12
  21/11/2016  4 M1
  11/08/2016  1 M2
  13/07/2016  9 M9
  12/07/2016  0 M2
  26/06/2016  0 M2
  07/06/2016  3 M9
  27/05/2016  18 M12
  14/05/2016  6 M5
  29/03/2016  1 M2
  17/10/2015  4 M2
  10/10/2015  2 M5
  27/09/2015  0 M2
  19/09/2015  1 M5
  17/08/2015  20 M9
  17/08/2015  13 M12
  14/03/2015  2 M2
  15/11/2014  3 M2
  15/10/2014  0 M2
  05/07/2014  1 M5
  01/07/2014  7 M12
  01/07/2014  3 M12
  20/05/2014  5 M5
  02/05/2014  13 M12
  06/03/2014  3 M2
  07/09/2013  2 M10
  25/07/2013  1 M2
  08/06/2013  0 M2
  07/06/2013  24 M12
  22/09/2012  10 M12
  07/08/2012  1 M12
  26/05/2012  67 M12
  26/05/2012  4 M7
  07/11/2011  28 M5
  09/08/2011  0 M1
  23/07/2011  0 M1
  01/07/2011  8 M5
  29/05/2011  0 M2
  01/05/2011  9 M12
  22/04/2011  1 M2
  08/04/2011  1 M2
  16/10/2010  0 M2
  19/06/2010  1 M5
  23/05/2010  0 M2
  20/09/2009  0 M3
  14/09/2009  1 M8
  23/08/2008  0 M1
  20/08/2008  0 M2
  18/08/1982  0 M4

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