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Name:Beinn Ghlas
Hill number:144
Height:1103m / 3619ft
Parent (Ma):141  Ben Lawers
RHB Section:02B: Glen Lyon to Glen Dochart and Loch Tay
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo, Yeaman
(Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y)
Grid ref:NN 62532 40455
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:107m
Col:996m  NN630411  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 51
(1:25k) OL48E 378E
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 849 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Walked over from An Stuc via Ben Lawers in mist and rain. Greeted at the summit by great views over Loch Tay.Canny27/07/2019
Climbed with Dan Arnold and Robert Baldie,m left a car at Ben Lawers Hotel, started from Nature Reserve car park. Bagged Beinn Ghlas, Ben Lawers and An Stuc then returned to Hotel along the Lawers Burn. Overcast / hazy but warm all day.chillyman823/06/2019
Part of our Scottish 3 peak challengerossdrummond21/06/2019
An Stuc, Beinn Ghlas, Ben Lawers, Meall a'Choire Leith, Meall Corranaich, Meall Garbh (Ben Lawers), Meall Greigh Return Route very wetHuwel19/06/2019
Debs & Talisker. From Car Park, route as described in Pocket Mountains Southern highlands. 6hrs30. 5 Munros's and a Munros Top.Mountain Goat19/06/2019
Alan, Angela, Craig, Graham, Jane, Jeannie, RobertNHWC09/06/2019
Snow free ascent, few showers along ridge.cjo02/03/2019
En route up to Ben Lawers, windypenbet12/11/2018
Beinn Ghlas, Ben Lawers, Creag an Fhithich & An Stuc, then back over Creag an Fhithich & Ben Lawers before taking the bypass path back to the car park. Minimal views, got soaked, loved it!Chris Mac15/09/2018
V windy. With Ben Lawers.Morning31/07/2018
Reached on the return leg from the county top of Perthshire Ben Lawers. Parked in the pay and display £2 on the minor road to Bridge of Balgie off A827. Route was six miles completed in three and half hours.WAYNE ROWLETT29/07/2018
With TMD. A straightforward walk today just visiting Beinn Ghlas and Ben Lawers summit. Great weather, stunning views.meltdiceburg19/07/2018
Round of 5 Munros in the Ben Lawers range.liljonb29/05/2018
Climbed with Ben Lawers, sunny warm day, brilliant views.anderson2414/05/2018
From the Lawers car park and a direct ascent of Beinn Ghlas before continuing on to Ben Lawers. Very cloudy on top so returned towards Coire Odhar and with conditions brightening made an ascent of Meall Corranaich.knarf07/05/2018
With Karen Daly, on to Ben LawersHighland Days01/05/2018
DavyDavy28/10/2017
My second ascent on a Drovers' Tryst walk, the first being 13 years ago as a novice bagger. This time I was a backmarker on the Drovers walk, happy to give others the opportunity to experience Munro bagging in a group situation.NormanW08/10/2017
Ben Lawers 7 as a linear walk from Lochan na Lairige to Ben Lawers Hotel with the help of a taxi.Geoff Briggs15/09/2017
From Ben Lawers Car Park (NN 60858 37712) - Beinn Ghlas - Ben Lawers. A dry day but very windy on both summits.david23020112/09/2017
1/2 (Bheinn Ghlas/Ben Lawers)Fergalh28/05/2017
On Day 7 of TGO Challenge. Also climbed on 29/11/86.Phreerunner18/05/2017
TheDev and I set off from the re-located Scottish National Trust car-park late morning on a terrific blue-sky day. Through the nature reserve, the easy bit, then almost straight up the south west shoulder, tough going, to a very windy summit on that day. Descended via the path on the saddle below Ben Lawers along Coire Odhar and back to the carpark for an easy descent, a good preview of the route up BL for future reference. Paths are in good nick, although new desire lines are appearing, SNT doing a good job keeping on top of the traffic.thedobber03/05/2017
5th on Lawers ridgeRodge01/05/2017
20th Munrolojzi86062119/11/2016
On the way up to Ben Lawers. With Silas and Stuart.simonjallen28/10/2016
beinn ghlas, ben lawers, creag an fhithich fron nts cp.robertphillips20/10/2016
With Janet, Christine & Bryan.GordyH09/10/2016
En route to Ben Lavers. First hill in Scotland since records began.Newton Maximus01/09/2016
A grand morning walk. Usual route, CP, nature trail, Beinn Ghlas, Ben Lawers and back on the low road above the Burn of Edramucky! Clear and hot.callumorr16/08/2016
Parked at normal car park west, climbed up onto Beinn Ghlas, then Ben Lawers, then back down side path. Surprisingly sunny but Ben Lawers had a little bit of cloud on top, eventhough we did get the view a couple of times briefly.DanTrig15/08/2016
Ben Lawers outingjustin99927/07/2016
Meall Corranaich, Ben Lawers and Beinn Ghlas from NTS car park, WS.Fred Windsor13/07/2016
Climbed on route to Ben Lawers. Went on to do An Stuc, Meall Garbh and Meall Greighbigeffindavie20/03/2016
Exhaustion and snow prevent summiting!KPvLSF15/03/2016
Windy on summitsframeworks01/10/2015
SoloUisdean2506/09/2015
very misty dayIsabel22/08/2015
24 - Finishing off the Ben Lawers group. Walk of 5 Munros, including Tarmachan.huwthomas12/08/2015
Part of Ben lawers roundemily30/07/2015
Done solo along with three other Munros at western end of groupAimless Rambler14/07/2015
Standard ascent from visitor centre site en route to Ben LawersTRG31811/06/2015
Five Munros starting Ben Lawers car park, finishing Lawers Hotel. Superb walk, perfect conditions.Crib Goch10/06/2015
Fearnan to Killin via the 7 Lawers Munros and the Tarmachan Ridge. Day 51 of 59 for all Munros. 39km, +/-2100m, 12 hours.PGCE21/04/2015
Brian and I excellent weather stayed in Killin for a few days and walked the Lawers group.Eileen O'Neil09/04/2015
Solo, traverse of 5 from car parklithosyork22/03/2015
2nd ascent with Anne and Brian.Peterb17/10/2014
Climbed with Alex & Sophia after returning from An Stuc. Contoured around Lawers. Lots of people still climbing up - good weather.darradog20/08/2014
Fifth peak on the Artemis Great Kindrochit QuadrathlonGravelMonkey12/07/2014
1 & 10 of 10: Out From new CP at old visitor centre. Return from Ben Lawers.ChrisR15/06/2014