Beinn Dearg Bheag

Beinn Dearg Bheag

Remote rough Corbett in Fisherfield

Beinn Dearg Bheag stands in the heart of Fisherfield Forest on the opposite side of Strath na Sealga from An Teallach. Together with its neighbour, Beinn Dearg Mor, it forms a striking miniature version of this mighty peak.

Beinn Dearg Bheag

Meaninglittle red mountain
ListsCorbetts, 124
The Fannichs to Loch Maree
Grid RefNH019811
Lat/Lon57.77598, -5.33142

In the heart of the Fisherfield wilderness, Beinn Dearg Bheag along with its higher neighbour Beinn Dearg Bheag form a horseshoe of crests, spurs, and towers encircling a lochan on the opposite side of Strath na Sealga from the mighty An Teallach.

Footpaths reach the base of Beinn Dearg Bheag from Gruinard Bay to the north, Poolewe to the west, and Dundonnell to the northeast. Apart from some faint traces near it's summit when approaching Beinn Dearg Bheag from the bealach between it and Beinn Dearg Mor, there no obvious paths to follow.

Routes up Beinn Dearg Bheag

The Fisherfield Deargs

A cycle on a fine estate track leads into the heart of Fisherfield Forest in which sits the rugged Corbett pair of Beinn Dearg Mor and Beinn Dearg Bheag, the 'Fisherfield Deargs'.

Peaks : 2 Corbetts

Ascent : 1900m (6230ft)
Distance : 41km (25m)
Time : 9:30hr

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