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Carn na h-Easgainn

Graham

Quick Facts
This is the height of the mountain above sea level. However, on the climb, it is the ascent that matters, i.e. the sum of all the uphill parts of the route.
Altitude
618 m (2027 ft)

This is the standard notation used on Ordnance Survey Landranger maps.

Each reference consists of two letters identifying a 100,000 metre square block then three digits defining the Easting and finally the three digits defining the Northing with reference to the South West corner of the block.

NN166712 is the grid reference for the summit of Ben Nevis. Where you are given the map number ( For Ben Nevis = 41) it is acceptable to omit the two initial letters e.g. 166712. (Instructions on how to read the references are given on the OS maps).

Grid Ref.
NH743321
An indication of this mountains height rank within its class. Where two mountains share the same height they are ordered alphabetically.
Stature
211 of 222 Grahams
The number of ascent routes currently available on Munromagic.
Routes
0
Mountain names are usually in Gaelic, the native language of the Scottish Highlands, or have been derived from the old Scots and Norse languages. We give the most commonly accepted meaning, but accept that some of these are disputed.
Meaning
Hill of the Eels
 

The UK is covered by 204 Ordnance Survey Landranger 1:50,000 scale maps. Maps numbered 1 to 86 cover Scotland but for the highest mountains (Munros) only 23 maps are required. The name given roughly describes the area covered by the map.

You can click on the map name to purchase the map for £6.29 including postage which is one of the cheapest prices we have found.

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A description of the characteristics of the mountain including any hazards of which you should be aware.

 Description
Carn na h-Easgainn is the highest point of high moorland lying to the W of the A9 near Strathdearn and as such it lacks any distinctive features.

Closest access is via the A9 to the E.

Hazards you may encounter on Carn na h-Easgainn include
 Moorland Terrain, few distinct landmarks.
 
General Considerations
 Temperature decreases by 1degree C for every 100m of ascent.
 Wind usually increases with altitude.
 Visibility can change markedly with cloud level.
 River/Stream levels can increase markedly in one day.
Picture Gallery for Carn na h-Easgainn

A selection of weather forecasts local to #GetMountain.Top_Name#.

Ordnance Survey digital maps are also available to members.

 Weather & OS Maps
Cairngorms * Monadhliath
by MWIS (PDF format)
East Highlands
by Met Office
Carn Dearg
by Metcheck
Carn na h-Easgainn Area Map
Legend  Munro  Corbett  Graham  English/Welsh Top  Accommodation

A selection of local accommodation options who advertise with Munromagic.com.

 Where to Stay
Results by distance 'as the crow flies' from Carn na h-Easgainn
Please check the provision of roads in the area.
27.2 km
Drumbeg, Coylumbridge
Drumbeg, Coylumbridge by Aviemore
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The summary information of one or more ascent routes that include Carn na h-Easgainn.

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 Routes that include Carn na h-Easgainn

We currently have no routes listed for Carn na h-Easgainn.

We are working on adding routes for all the Grahams.

Submitting a GPX tracklog for this Graham will allow us to speed up the route authoring process.

 

Pictures submitted by members on the summit of Carn na h-Easgainn

 Baggers Gallery for Carn na h-Easgainn

Eileen at summit trig. Dark glasses to protect sore eye from suns rays. 11/08/2015

© Eileen Stark

Image by Eileen Stark

James at the summit on a good clear day. 11/08/2015

© Eileen Stark

Image by Eileen Stark
 
The logging section stores any entries for Carn na h-Easgainn in your own log. From here you can
  1. Add a route log entry that includes this mountain
  2. Write a full account of your route including photos
  3. Edit an existing log entry including uploading a GPX file or add a photo
  4. Delete your log entry
 Logging
Your Route Log
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Recently Climbed By
Allan Brown on 13 Jul 2017
Alan Puckrin on 02 Jun 2017
Claire Smith on 21 Feb 2017

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 Shared Members Track Logs
 
Carn na h-Easgainn
by David McSporran

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 Comments
 
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A full written account of a climb submitted by our members.

You can prepare your own write up by first making an entry in your route log and then visiting the logging section above.

 Route Write-Ups
There are no Route Write-Ups submitted for Carn na h-Easgainn
 
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