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Tom Buidhe

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Tom Buidhe is a featureless dome-like upswelling on the vast Mounth plateau, looking nothing like a mountain from any direction. It is nearly always climbed with its neighbour Tolmount, and can be ascended from Glen Callater, Glen Doll or from the Cairnwell Pass.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 957 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 Tom Buidhe and its neighbour. One is to start from Glen Doll at the head of Glen Clova, approaching via Jock's Road over Crow Craigies and Tolmount.

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)



Munro book

Users' walk reports for Tom Buidhe

There are 6462 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Tom Buidhe. They have contributed 118 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
  25/08/2018  30 M14
  29/07/2014  25 M6
  20/09/2013  23 M9
  25/03/2015  16 M6
  04/09/2012  16 M2
  04/07/2020  12 M4
  15/08/2015  12 M10
  29/04/2019  10 M7
  07/05/2017  8 M2
  13/08/2015  8 M6
  02/06/2013  8 M9
  27/12/2011  7 M6
  15/04/2017  6 M9
  15/04/2014  6 M8
  10/08/2013  6 M6
  03/05/2012  6 M2
  29/04/2011  6 M14
  24/03/2011  6 M3
  15/11/2011  5 M8C1
  05/08/2013  4 M5
  26/05/2012  4 M4
  29/08/2015  3 M6
  23/05/2015  3 M4
  12/09/2014  3 M3
  16/07/2014  3 M6
  02/05/2013  3 M6
  10/08/2012  3 M2
  10/10/2011  3 M2
  11/10/2010  3 M2
  19/11/2017  2 M2
  23/06/2017  2 M7
  14/08/2016  2 M11
  27/06/2016  2 M4
  04/10/2015  2 M6
  06/07/2013  2 M6
  30/06/2013  2 M9
  19/05/2013  2 M2
  16/05/2013  2 M6
  14/07/2012  2 M9
  24/08/2011  2 M6
  20/08/2011  2 M6
  20/08/2011  2 M4
  23/07/2011  2 M4
  06/09/2020  1 M5
  08/08/2020  1 M2
  31/07/2020  1 M4
  25/05/2018  1 M7
  26/08/2017  1 M2
  31/05/2017  1 M7
  27/05/2017  1 M3
  09/10/2016  1 M2
  18/09/2016  1 M4
  30/08/2015  1 M4
  19/06/2015  1 M8
  30/11/2014  1 M6
  01/06/2014  1 M2
  14/09/2013  1 M2
  08/09/2013  1 M4
  29/06/2013  1 M2
  02/03/2013  1 M3
  16/12/2012  1 M6
  04/09/2012  1 M8
  26/08/2012  1 M4
  03/07/2012  1 M6
  20/05/2012  1 M6
  06/05/2012  1 M11
  01/04/2012  1 M9
  28/01/2012  1 M4
  09/09/2011  1 M9
  17/08/2011  1 M4
  06/08/2011  1 M6
  25/07/2010  1 M6
  15/08/2020  0 M8
  28/07/2020  0 M4
  06/01/2019  0 M7
  08/10/2017  0 M4
  24/05/2017  0 M5
  24/08/2016  0 M3
  14/08/2016  0 M6
  30/04/2016  0 M3
  19/09/2015  0 M6
  29/08/2015  0 M2
  24/07/2015  0 M6
  23/06/2015  0 M3
  04/06/2015  0 M5
  23/05/2015  0 M6
  28/07/2014  0 M6
  10/07/2014  0 M4
  26/06/2014  0 M11
  18/08/2013  0 M6
  18/07/2013  0 M9
  12/06/2013  0 M4C1
  11/09/2012  0 M4
  21/07/2012  0 M2
  02/06/2012  0 M2
  30/03/2012  0 M6
  10/03/2012  0 M6
  12/01/2012  0 M4
  14/11/2011  0 M6
  06/11/2011  0 M6
  25/07/2011  0 M6
  17/07/2011  0 M3
  03/07/2011  0 M11
  05/06/2011  0 M3
  17/05/2011  0 M5
  14/05/2011  0 M9
  16/04/2011  0 M4
  10/04/2011  0 M4
  02/04/2011  0 M6
  19/03/2011  0 M6
  05/03/2011  0 M6
  10/02/2011  0 M3
  05/02/2011  0 M3
  24/09/2010  0 M2
  19/06/2010  0 M9
  14/10/2009  0 M3
  14/06/2009  0 M6
  19/09/1992  0 M6

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