Beinn Bheula

Beinn Bheula

Routes up Beinn Bheula in Argyll

At the end of a narrow single-track road, the expanding tourist village of Lochgoilhead with its outdoor centres and caravan parks is tucked below a group of hills. To the west of Lochgoilhead is Beinn Bheula, a rugged hill above vast areas of forestry.

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Using fine tracks, this hill is easily accessed from the east, which also exposes a more interesting side than the approach from Lock Eck to the west.



Corbetts Beinn Bheula (779m)
Ascent 875m (2,875ft)
Distance   12km (7.5m)
Time walking : 4:25hr*
running : 2hr
*Naismith's rule : 4km/h distance + 600m/h ascent

 
Start/finish   Lettermay
(grid ref : NN188002)

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Terrain
easy difficult
Navigation
easy testing
Effort
stroll long day
Scenery
ok stunning
 
Meaning  Beinn Bheula : 'hill of the ford'




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