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Gairbeinn is an elongated mountain running from Meall Garbh Beag in the SSW to an un-named top (870m) to the NNE. The E slopes into Min Choire are steeper than those on the W which descend to a high plateau.

The shortest route is from the S, but for a longer route follow Wades road W to the summit of the Corrieyairack Pass, ascend N onto Corrieyairack Hill (896m) and follow the ridge ESE to Gairbeinn.

Ganu Mor
Foinavon is a large complex mountain with steep stony and craggy slopes. This mountain has four tops connected by a long curving ridge and its E slopes are carved into three large corries.

To the W, Foinaven offers a seemingly impenetrable steep wall of rock and scree. However, the S slopes facing Meall Horn are broad and gentle offering an easy initial ascent from Bealach Horn to An t-Sail Mhor.

The traverse of the narrow ridges requires confident footwork and a head for exposure and should not be attempted by novices in wet, snowy or icy weather.

Garbh Bheinn [Ardgour]
Appropriately named, Garbh Bheinn is a splendidly rough and craggy mountain. However whilst its slopes into Coire an Iubhair are steep and craggy, ascent through the crags is possible in several places.

If you are not a fan of scrambling on rocks the route up Sron a' Garbh Choire Bhig avoids the difficult rocks and, apart from the steep ascent of the summit, is on easy to moderate slopes.

Garbh Bheinn [Loch Leven]
Garbh Bheinn is a crescent shaped hill, with its two ends curving northwards towards the shores of Loch Leven.

The southern slopes are fairly steep, with a few rocky outcrops below the summit. The northern slopes are of more varied terrain with the slopes folded into minor ridges scattered with rocky outcrops and stony areas giving the mountain its name (Garbh menaing rough).

The normal ascent is from the W on the crest of the ridge.

Garbh-bheinn [Skye]
Garbh-bheinn is well named as it is indeed a rough craggy hill with a steep rocky summit. Garbh-bheinn lies due N of Bla Bheinn to which it is connected by the smaller peak of Sgurr nan Each (720m), but the traverse from Bla Bheinn to Garbh-bheinn is for experienced scramblers only.

The easiest approach is from the N where the the A87 road curves round the head of Loch Ainort. From here easy slopes lead to Garbh-bheinn's two outlying tops Druim Eadar da Choire (489m) and Belig (702m) which lead you on to the two main ridges.

Geal Charn [Cairngorms]
Geal Charn consists of two tops, the second Geal Charn Beag lying 2km to the SE on a broad summit ridge. To the SW the slopes are gentle and uninterrupted, but to NE the slopes are steeper and there is a deep corrie just N of the summit.

A track from the N leads through a bealach on the NE slopes and this gives easy access to the summit ridge.

Geal Charn [Loch Arkaig]
Geal Charn is the highest of four tops in a square formation. The other three, Carn Dubh (604m), Beinn Chraoibh (616m) and Beinn Mheadhoin (561m) are more similar in height and form a boggy plateau from which the conical summit of Geal Charn rises.

A path from Achnasaul leads to the SE of Geal Charn and is the most obvious ascent route. Due to the proximity of Meall na h-Eilde , it is normally climbed with Geal Charn via Meall Coire nan Saobhaidh (826m).

Geal-charn Mor
Geal-charn Mor is a distinct peak, on the E margin of the Monadhliath Plateau, overlooking Aviemore.

Geal-charn Mor is in the shape of a cross with ridges running NNW, SW to Geal-charn Beag (764m), S to An Sguabach (758m), and NE to a broad bealach connecting to another Geal-charn Beag (742m).

A track rising to this bealach from Lynwilg, offers the best approach route.

Glas Bheinn [Assynt]
Glas Bheinn lies close to the A894 road with its main ridge orientated SE to NW . Its long SW slopes are steep and stony with scattered rock outcrops.

The NE slopes are much more irregular with three corries, each with a lochan separated by short ridges. The more S of the two ridges is connected to its nearest neighbour Beinn Uidhe (740m) at Bealach na h-Uidhe which the path from Inchnadamph crosses. This is the easiest route of ascent, but misses much of the true nature of this hill.

An ascent from the N end of the main ridge is also possible, but as it is up steep rocky slopes it is more of a scramble. Perhaps the most appealing aspect of this hill is its splendid views of Quinag to the W.

Glas Bheinn [Kinlochleven]
Glas Bheinn is a long arrow-head shaped mountain, broad to the SW where the summit lies and narrow to the NE where the minor top Carn Dearg (656m) is located.

The slopes are generally steep except at the two ends of the ridge. Paths lead to the SW end of the ridge from where the ascent is a short walk on easy slopes.

There is a vehicle track on the N side of Loch Eilde Mor that takes you to the NE end of Glas Bheinn offering a longer ridge walk.

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