Temps plummeted and I was wishfully thinking of fleece leggings. drink at the Inver Hotel, before a quick journey home. In hindsight, I do prefer this approach with its broad vistas, to the worn track up the Glas Allt Mor from the south. From here head E’wards to the plateau and NE’wards to the summit at 1171m. lochans in Coire nan Clach and today they were literally teaming with small trout, quite a remarkable and unexpected sight really The plan had been for a sunny tour of the tors round from Stuc Garbh Mhor to Leabaidh an Diamh Buidhe. However, lots of snow in descent gullies and more rain showers meant we just stashed some gear for the better forecast day … NO 31967 98270. Tartan researcher James Logan next illustrated the design in The Scottish Gael, published in 1831, under the name “Clergy.”He changed the light blue and lavender of the Wilsons’ design to white and gray, and one pivot was different. at first rather obliterated by the tracks of various vehicles … across the River Gairn is a Munro Top of Ben Avon. CURING HOUSE: TAIGH-CIÙRAIDH: A place where meat and fruit, etc, is preserved by salting and/or drying. Marker Notes X. At a split in the path (NGR 128 950), go left into the ”Fairy Glen” and onwards to Slugain Lodge ruins. All except two (Derek takes his duties seriously!) My seasonal job with the Cairngorms National Park Authority came to an end at the beginning of November, which left me with some free time of my hands. I then quickly made the turning along the side of Allt an-Dubh-lochain which points the way toward the … Corbett Carn Liath (aka Creag an Dail Bheag). So, across and down to the Sneck, and then the long path – now much “improved” below Clach a’Cleirich – home. Pass). So, across and down to the Sneck, and then the long path – now much “improved” below Clach a’Cleirich – home. There is also good snow-bed vegetation in the incised section of the Allt Dearg by Cnap a’Cleirich and more patchily in other coires on Beinn a’Bhuird. Broke NW to climb onto the nose S of Stuc Garbh Mhor. Der [Derivation] "The Clerk's town" OS1/2/25/16: GORTANEORNA: Gortaneorna: Donald Stalker Dugald Wilson, Gortaneorna Malcolm … Litir sheachdaineach do luchd-ionnsachaidh le clàr-fuaime, tar-sgrìobhadh is mìneachadh. After dropping the walkers off the climbers cycled up Gleann an t-Slugain before putting up tents below Clach a’Cleirich. A feint climbers path continues on up into the corries but the main path climbs up through a couple of switch backs to Clach a' Cleirich and its huge erratic boulder. Broke NW to climb onto the nose S of Stuc Garbh Mhor. name to the Smith-Dey Bivouac high in the Garbh Coire of Cleirich and The Milton is on the left. In summer we’d have probably tried a bit further on wheels. before being joined by Ken T. Research on “Smith” of Smith–Winram Bivouac. The path crosses the Glas Allt Mor, which could be impassable I suspect if it was in spate. Location; Location information for this page. I usually cross Glas Allt Mor and leave the path as it turns back on itself heading up to Clach a’ Cleirich but as this was looking like a difficult proposition today I dropped down to ford Allt Dearg. hot coffee and sandwiches around 6.10am descending into the Cleirich, After visiting the ‘Secret Howff’ for Invercauld which was reached at 11.00am. 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