Walk h118 The Ben Wyvis Massif from Garbat

Testing high level route with stunning 360º views


Route outline for walk h118:

Garbat  -  Garbat Forest  -  Allt a' Bhealaich Mhoir  -  Ben Wyvis Nature Reserve  -  Little Wyvis  -  Tom na Caillich  -  Coire na Feithe Riabhaich  -  An Cabar (Ben Wyvis)  -  Carn a' Chaiptein  -  Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor)  -  Coire Nan Con  -  Bealach Tom a' Choinnich  -  Glas Choire  -  Choire Mhic Fhearchair  -  Choire Lochain  -  Glas Leathad Beag (Ben Wyvis)  -  Choire Lochain  -  Choire Mhic Fhearchair  -  Tom a' Choinnich (Ben Wyvis)  -  Coire Dubh  -  Allt a' Choire Dhuibh  -  Garbat Forest  -  Garbat.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munro
1
Munro
Corbett
1
Corbett
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
3
Murdos
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
2
Scottish
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) at 1046m (3433ft). Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) is classified as a Munro (No. 87) and a Scottish Marilyn (64th highest in Scotland, 66th highest in the UK). Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) is also known as a Murdo (137th highest in Scotland).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Tom a' Choinnich (Ben Wyvis) at 953m (3128ft). Tom a' Choinnich (Ben Wyvis) is known as a Murdo (366th highest in Scotland).

You will also reach the summit of An Cabar (Ben Wyvis) at 946m (3105ft).

Along the way you will also bag Glas Leathad Beag (Ben Wyvis) at 928m (3046ft). - a Murdo (446th highest in Scotland) ; Little Wyvis at 763m (2504ft). - a Corbett (No. 221), and Scottish Marilyn (425th Scotland, 464th UK).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 437
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 20
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk h118 The Ben Wyvis Massif from Garbat

In no particular order . . .

On Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor)

On Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor)

Photo: Bob Reid (3)

An Cabar (Ben Wyvis) summit cairns

An Cabar (Ben Wyvis) summit cairns

Photo: Gary Cooke (2)

Tom a' Choinnich (Ben Wyvis) summit in mist

Tom a' Choinnich (Ben Wyvis) summit in mist

Photo: Gary Cooke (5)

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) trig point and shelter

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) trig point and shelter

Photo: Gary Cooke (3)

On Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor)

On Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor)

Photo: Bob Reid (2)

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) from Glas Leathad Beag (Ben Wyvis)

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) from Glas Leathad Beag (Ben Wyvis)

Photo: Gary Cooke (4)

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) summit

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) summit

Photo: Bob Reid (1)

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) from the cairn on Little Wyvis

Ben Wyvis (Glas Leathad Mor) from the cairn on Little Wyvis

Photo: Gary Cooke (1)


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