Name: A' Mhaighdean: Hill number: 1014: Height: 967m / 3173ft: RHB Section: 14A: Loch Maree to Loch Broom: County/UA: Highland (UA) Catchment: Little Gruinard The focus of the trip was to visit A'Mhaighdean, a location we had been forced back from 2 months previous due to poor weather. I’d feared … Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. A'Mhaighdean from the sea at Poolewe : Border Reiver: 17/07/1998: 4: M2: Fisherfield Six - Four, Wildcamp Then Two : gullane: 21/05/2017: 3: M5C1: A Record Breaking Round of the Fisherfields? A three day trek from Poolewe to climb A'Mhaighdean with two nights camping by the Carnmore bothy - in good weather! View from A'Mhaighdean looking towards Poolewe. Media in category "A' Mhaighdean" The following 39 files are in this category, out of 39 total. Creag Mhor Thollaidh at the head of Loch Maree – one for a future visit: Passing Kernsary we took the turn into the forest and on to the open approach. (Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits), Show all mountains within map bounds Follow the path eastwards to about the 1,000 feet (300 m) level and cross the Allt Bruthach an Esain to gain the North West ridge of the mountain. It is connected to Ruadh Stac Mor at a high col (750m). Creag Mhor Thollaidh at the head of Loch Maree – one to visit some day: Passing Kernsary we took the turn into the forest and on to the open approach. Deep within the hills of the Fisherfield Forest, A' Mhaighdean … ...include all Tumps A'Mhaighdean from Beinn a Chaisgein Mor - … Part of the north-west ridge is capped by Torridonian sandstone. The mountain is composed of gneiss, the summit presenting the highest elevation of the Lewisian. N.B. Parked at Poolewe and got ready, setting off at 0910hrs, sunny and warm. To the SE A' Maighdean slopes down to a broad bealach separating it from Beinn Tarsuinn. A' Mhaighdean is one of them. Fabulous views over Torridon, out to Skye and Harris, N to Assynt and over to An Teallach. This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace APIwhich does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping. The beloved hills of Lake District, Britain's most popular hiking areas, are always going to attract the crowds. A long walk in July. Map Help, Please quote the hill number and hill name. :) I've been up A' Mhaighdean at least 8 times now, the fist was a mid summer bivvy on the summit. The inky waters of Dubh Loch lie 2600ft directly at the base of A’ Mhaighdean’s western cliffs, whilst Harris & the Hebrides lie in the distance. We set off from Alford at 5am 30/7/11 for Poolewe in the north west highlands of Scotland. These being the 2 most remote Munro's in Scotland this would be an epic day out - or how to lose 1/2 stone in one day. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way. / reset. Skye, Torridon and back to Poolewe. I think this … Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more... A picture from May this year when I went for a walk up A'Mhaighdean. A good track then leads to the causeway between the Fionn Loch and Loch Dubh. So I headed into Carnmore from Poolewe for a few days of wild camping. Beinn a'Chlaidheimh (this time as a Corbett), Sgurr Ban, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Tarsuinn, A'Mhaighdiean, Ruaidh Stac Mor. camped down in valley, weather very sunny, too hot. Day 1 of 3. Walked in from Incheril for 3 glorious days in the mountains of the Fisherfield Forest. Incheril-Lochan Fada-Bealach Odhar-Beinn Tarsuinn-A'Mhaighdean-Ruadh Stac Mor-Lochan Feith Mhic'-Illean where i camped for 2 nights. On own. Continuation from Ruadh Stac Mor - very clear & epic views. Long walk back via Glenn na Mucice. Part 2 - The walk out. A'Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor by Poolewe. No need to register, buy now! A' Mhaighdean (967m) Often regarded as one of the most remote munros, A' Mhaighdean sits deep in the heart of Fisherfield Forest, making any walk a long day, starting from Poolewe … The summit itself is a 15 mile walk in and completely infeasible to photograph at sunrise or sunset without an overnight stay in the vicinity. A' Mhaighdean. Fisherfield 6 from Collie Harrie, 43 km, 18 hours. Walked in from Poolewe to Carnmore. Round both Munros and onto the Corbett. cloudy tops and occasional drizzle. no snow. 9 1/2 hours. Solo, 1st of 2. Parked up at Poolewe and then a cycle in, Kernsary Forest very boggy and a lot of pushing. Dropped bike before Causeway then it's a long slog to reach the belach between the Munros. I think I was around 7 hours to A'Mhaighdean. 2nd hill done in monster Fisherfield day out. Didn't make 3rd hill. No views so maybe just as well. Done with Andy. Pea souper and the light made the 3rd a non-starter... still a good day out, huge walk out along the lochside and back to the bikes which made the final few miles bliss! munro bagging weekend fisherfield 6 from shenvall bothy, clockwise 12 hours in the clag. Long walk in from Kinlochewe. 13.5 hrs altogether. Ascended via Pollan na Muice from wild camp in Gleann na Muice. Having difficulty eating though as my mouth is very dry, it's a bit like trying to eat a brick. Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown, Click on a picture to view photo on the hillsummits website, To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hillplease contact the hillsummits website. madasa mongoose: 27/06/2012: 3: M5C1: Caribbean weather on the Fisherfield 6 : Yipyipcoyote: 26/05/2012: 3: M5C1: A'Mhaighdean . I would estimate that the walk alone would take the average person 6-7 hours. From Poolewe, via Carnmore, via Ruadh Stac Mor. Isbjorn Winter Round: 27/02/2019: Fifth of the Fisherfield Six walking in from/out to Coire Hallie. 41km, 3250m climb, in 14¾ hours. mikejacobs: 03/08/2018: Round of the Fisherfield Munros from Corrie Hallie. rhalstead: 12/06/2018: Solo from Corrie … Eventually you will come to the charming causeway between Fionn Loch and Dubh Loch, not long after which … Great views of A’Mhaighdean and RSM. Thanks to Dougie, Ron and Tracey for your awards on my last image. It is 8 miles (13 km) north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East (pedestrian & bicycle access only) to Kernsary. The extra 2 litres of water we’d picked up previously made for a slower than normal climb up A’Mhaighdean. We set off at Poolewe and walked hard into the evening and night, reaching Carnmore bothy at about 10.30 after a 45 minute break to take photos at sunset. A … Site best viewed with screen area of 1024 by 768 pixels. This site is printer friendly. It's possible to cycle all the way from Poolewe to Carnmore, but it's best to stop 3k before Carnmore unless you want a tough uphil struggle back to the watershed. Hill Bagging: the online version of the Database of British and Irish Hills: Add marker to map: help. In a glorious two days of weather and very, very special. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. A'Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor by Poolewe. Oh … Soon it was pitch black as we headed through Kernsary and ultimately along the tarmac track to the car at Poolewe. We walk from Poolewe and summit camp on A' Mhaighdean. Camped at Lochan Fada with Brian R. A lovely morning ascent, sunny and calm. Step cutting required to descend to the bealach for the next Munro. part of Fisherfield 6 from Sheneval, Corbett first. 10.45 hours. Cycled in from Kinlochewe to Loch Fada. Then an early morning ascent along the loch and to the bealach then up the grassy slope to the summit in three hours. With Mike C & Jim S, from base camp at Pollan na Muice, in fine conditions giving splendid views from summit. From Shenaval with Martin and Nick 6am to 9.30pm,all 5 Fisherfield Munros, glorious weather a little windy. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Had a 52km walk bike to get in and back to Poolewe 13 and 1/2 hours. A' Mhaighdean - geograph.org.uk - 676404.jpg 640 × 480; 100 KB. 55km round trip walk from Poolewe with … It is 8 miles (13 km) north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East (pedestrian & bicycle access only) to Kernsary. The goal was a summit camp on A’Mhaighdean to take summit photographs at sunrise and sunset. We could see something glistening away in the light just below the summit of A’Mhaighdean. 201st - Allan and Jon, from Corrie Hallie to NE, overcast with low cloud and some rain, 2nd day of wild camping expedition. Stopping not an option 'cos of midges. With Jay, bit of an epic. Walked in and camped in Strath na Sealga, Blew and rained all night, finally let up about ten o'clock so we went for the six, got back at one in the morning. Just got dinner made when rain came back on! heatwave, camped out. done with ruadh stac mor. Lovely hill and defo a place to return to. A good track then leads to the causeway between the Fionn Loch and Dubh Loch. Along with its title of remotest Munro, A’ Mhaighdean is also considered to be one of the finest viewpoints in Britain. It was starting to get dark now, so the lights went on. Originally built as a farmhouse, there are no roads to Carnmore, which has to be reached by estate track from Poolewe, followed by estate launch along beautiful Fionn Loch (white loch in Gaelic). A'Mhaighdean, or The Maiden, is one of the most remote munros being situated right in the heart of the Fisherfield and Letterewe Forests. The sandstone pinnacles of A'Mhaighdean's Northwest ridge would be difficult to negotiate in thick mist, but easy enough, for a moderate scrambler, in good visibility - recommended! The time had finally arrived, and I new this was going to be a good one. Dropped the big packs and climbed the very benign slopes of Beinn a Chasgein Mor. It was a very late dinner! Any approach to this mountain is a long one and a single day round trip makes for a truely mammoth day out. Now standing on the bealach between A'Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor after summiting A'Mhaighdean it's around 5pm in the afternoon, having a cup o tea trying to eat something as energy levels low at this point. The view to the west over Poolewe & Lochs Ewe & Garirloch is unsurpassed. This was just after sunrise. To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs). It is 8 miles (13 km) north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East (pedestrian & bicycle access only) to Kernsary. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. Name: A' Mhaighdean, Highland Place type: Hill Or Mountain Location: Grid Ref: NH 0077 7491 • X/Y co-ords: 200774, 874910 • Lat/Long: 57.71969986,-5.34677895 County/Unitary Authority: Highland Region: Scotland Country: Scotland Height: 956.1m OS Explorer map: 435: An Teallach & Slioch, Kinlochewe. A' Mhaighdean is very remote mountain with a craggy top at the head of Lochan Fada. To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map). Part of the North West ridge is capped by Torridonian sandstone. A'Maighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor - geograph.org.uk - 262693.jpg 640 × 466; 88 KB. *For information about access rights in Scotland see the ScotWays website.Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass. A spectacular weekend in the wilds – and Peter can start to plan for his … Quite a few Highland Darters patrolling the road. Parked at Poolewe and got ready, setting off at 0910hrs, sunny and warm. Website about fitness, running and healthy lifestyle Ascent. If approaching from the west, bikepacking is a viable option for the lengthy approach. with Jamie. Wrenched my knee joint, boulder leaping across a stream high up, so it's feeling very dodgy. with dave and roy in warm sun after wildcamping, Climbed from wildcampsite below An Teallach (NH088788)with Maggie and Roy.Passed Shenavall Bothy, then south and then west past 3 lochans(one with a tent pitched on beach)before turning to gain bealach and summit.Great views to sea and islands.Torridon st, Climbed with Richard and Jon - poor visibility with a little rain, 2-day route to get the 6 fisherfield munros with Allan and Richard. Day1: walk in and easterly 3 munros, camping on bealach just before Ben Tarsuinn. Day 2: westerly 3 munros and walk out past Shenevall. Tiring and Midgey - great weather on 1st day though. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. Munros - A Mhaighdean, Ruadh Stac Mor Date - Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July Who - Just me Having visited Fisherfield from the other side back in March, and having a great weekend then, I vowed to return soon. The hike took us from Poolewe … 7 of 8: from Suidheachan Fhinn. With James. Pleasant walk in from Poolewe - mountains clear. By the time we reached the top it was thick mist. While we walked in we met two folk who had failed to cross high streams - by the time we got there they had either dropped or we found a better spot. with DaveS. From carnmore . got a good view from the top. I zoomed in with my camera which revealed a tent, we’d have some extra company for our wild camp. Fisherfield 6 from Corrie Hallie - a very long day! With Alan Gillies, camped by Abhainn Strath na Sealga. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=A%27_Mhaighdean&oldid=921977985, Mountains and hills of the Northwest Highlands, Pages using infobox mountain with language parameter, Pages using infobox mountain with grid ref, Pages using infobox mountain with deprecated parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 19 October 2019, at 02:48. A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland. A pleasant wander along the road to Kernsary – about an hour out to the farm. With the exception of the crags of Stac a' Chaorruinn these slopes are easy to moderate but do not lead to an access path. I’d feared … I've guided groups along the rest of the Fisherfield hills including this one and there have been nice days and gloomy days. The three possible starting points are: From North: Start from Corrie Hallie near Dundonnell at the head of Little Loch Broom: From West: … Find the perfect a mhaighdean stock photo. Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land(*). Quite a few Highland Darters patrolling the road. The whitewashed house sits on the edge of an imposing bowl of mountains, including a’Mhaighdean – the maiden – Scotland’s remotest Munro (mountain over 3,000ft). … A' Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mòr - geograph.org.uk - 1008098.jpg 640 × 480; 97 KB. 8. The long walking routes to A’ Mhaighdean usually begin from Poolewe in the west or from the wonderfully located Shenavall bothy, beneath the striking form of Beinn Dearg Mòr, to the north. A pleasant wander along the road to Kernsary – about an hour out to the farm. ...with no ascent logs recorded by anyone, Logged Descriptions  (logged by 461 users, only the latest 50 shown -. Sign in| Register. Next again day we hike along the little visited ridge of Beinn Tharsuinn Chaol and head up … Find the perfect mhaighdean stock photo. The view from the top is every bit as good as they say it is. From Poolewe, via Carnmore, via Ruadh Stac Mor. Fifth of the Fisherfield Six walking in from/out to Coire Hallie. 41km, 3250m climb, in 14¾ hours. Round of the Fisherfield Munros from Corrie Hallie. Solo from Corrie Hallie. Camped 2 nights. The mwis forecasted 30% chance of cloud free Munros earlier in the week, but that … A good track then leads to the causeway between the Fionn Loch and Dubh Loch. When you add a marker, a pop-up box should … Logged-in registered users only...When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save]. The mountain is composed of gneiss, the summit presenting the highest elevation of the Lewisian. E-bike approach from Poolewe : … Sail Mhor, Deargs and An Teallach: Beinn Lair: A’Mhaighdean and Ruadh Stac Mor: Marker Notes X. Show Map A' Mhaighdean A' Mhaighdean is one of the least accessible of the munros in northern Scotland.It is 8 miles north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road South East to Kernsary. The remotest of the Munros, and one of the best viewpoints in the UK. Download the free GetOutside app for family-friendly things to do outside. We dropped back down and picked up our packs. (Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits), View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM, Full screen map A' Mhaighdean is eight miles north of Kinlochewe but most easily accessible from Poolewe, taking a private road on foot south-east to Kernsary. 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