Those who complete (compleat!) the Munros can record this fact and receive the magic number by writing in to The Clerk of The List (See here). Additionally, a list of current compleaters is published annually in the SMC Journal.
John D. Fowler - 2996
Spidean Coire nan Clach (Beinn Eighe) - 17th May 1998
From L to R we have Sue & John Fowler, Truda & Barry White. The trio with John are in the 230-250 range of Munroing. John told us that it took 5 years to notify the SMC, and another two years to find a photograph. What's the rush!?