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Name:Beinn nan Eachan
Hill number:156
Height:1000.1m / 3281ft
Parent (Ma):149  Meall nan Tarmachan
Parent (SMC):149  Meall nan Tarmachan
RHB Section:02B: Glen Lyon to Glen Dochart and Loch Tay
County/UA:Stirling (UA)
Catchment:Tay
Class:Simm, Munro Top, Subhump, Murdo
(Tu,Sim,MT,sHu,Mur)
Grid ref:NN 57025 38363
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:90.5m
Col:909.6m  NN 5754 3840  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 51
(1:25k) OL48E 378E
Survey:obvious summit/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 428 users)ByDate of Ascent
A cracking walk today. Very clear views. Meall nan Tarmachan plus 4 other tops (SE top, Meall Garbh, Beinn nan Eachan and Cread na Caillich). Discovered after Meall Garbh that the rocky scramble off there was avoidable by going down the Grassy slope never mind. Just over 5 hours.tsharp17/09/2019
Ran with Brian Smith cloudy start but cleared up.Kevthecat06/09/2019
Debs & Tali, Tarmachan Ridge day.Mountain Goat16/06/2019
with Glasgow Hillwalking meetuplittle al23/03/2019
Along with Meall nan TarmachanHuwel20/03/2019
Winter run with skyeGrimpeur123404/03/2019
SoloUisdean2509/12/2018
From NTS Ben Lawers car park along tracks up to Meall nan Tarmachan via SE Top, then along ridge to Creag na Caillich, descending E to tracks near disused quarry and return to car parkkdbennett15/09/2018
With Karen Daly, Craig Morgan & Robert McCombHighland Days28/06/2018
As part of Meall nam Tarmachan and ridge walk.liljonb28/05/2018
From parking on minor road to north on round of Meall nan Tarmachan with C on very clear hot day. Good viewsPeterD25/05/2018
With Meall nan Tarmachan and other tops from East to Westraffemeister12/05/2018
With Janet, Bryan & Christine.GordyH19/09/2017
From the Mountain Rescue Post with Meall nan TarmachanGeoff Briggs14/09/2017
Two car walk from bend in road to N of Creag an Lochain, along the ridge to Beinn nan Eachan, before descending into Coire Fionn-Làirige to CP, S of Lochan na Làirige.welshyboyo29/07/2017
GLSS hillwalk. Tarmachan ridge in thick cloud. Very wet for most of the day.killiedaft21/05/2017
Traverse of Tarmachan ridge, broken cloud, sunshine and patches of soft snow.RichardM12/11/2016
On traverse of Tarmachan Ridge, we then continued along the ridge before descending along the track. Broken cloud and soft snow.Denise 12/11/2016
traverse from killin power station to the north end of lochan na lairige,meall dhuin croisg, meall dhuinn croisg east top, meall ton eich,creag na caillich,beinn nan eachan, beinn nan eachan east top, meall garbh,meall nan tarmachan, meall nan tarmachan SE top,meall nan tarmachan east top, meall nan tarmachan NE top, creag an lochain, cycled downhill back to the power station.robertphillips30/10/2016
A brillian ridge walk taking in all 3 munro tops.Chris Mac27/08/2016
AloneRob Pen y Garn08/08/2016
Tarmachan Ring.justin99928/07/2016
Part of ridge walkStevend107/05/2016
MT2Dave Geere30/04/2016
With Janice, fantastic weatherJamesSDonald16/10/2015
Done solo in thick cloud as part of whole ridgeAimless Rambler16/07/2015
Complete Tarmachan ridge walk from Ben Lawers CP. another fantastic sunny day.Crib Goch11/06/2015
Weather fair.MountainMac10/02/2015
Parked at 539353, up track then NE to Creag na Caillich and on round to Meall nan Tarmachan, then down Beinn a' Bhuic and on to Beinn nan Oighreag and Meall GhaordaidhGallovidian21/06/2014
Fine ridge walk starting at Meall nam Tarmachan with good vehicle track back to visitors' centre from disused quarry.jonglew01/06/2014
Part of Meall nan Tarmachen ridge walk with John P.SteveSmith13/09/2013
with scottrekThearlaichdubh14/07/2013
ERB Uisdean2502/02/2013
With Ian StewartColinmac200527/10/2012
As part of Tarmachan Ridge walk in lovely weather. A good viewpoint, particularly down over Killin.milngavie_kenny09/09/2011
4 of 5: From the east top. With Tim.ChrisR31/10/2010
walked with lee hodgson. dropped Bikes at Duncroist. dropped tents at Lochan Dropped car at Lawers hotel. walked Lawers ridge dropped down to tents slept, then walked Tarmachan Ridge and then over to Meall Ghaordaidh.Rekrab25/09/2010
Daytrip with RonBronagh24/04/2010
usual route over the tarmachan group taken. from the track halfway between the lawers m.r. post and the lochan na lairige dam. a very satisfying loop.. the ridge is not particularly exposed.stig_nest13/09/2009
From campsite at High Creagan.Wheelsy28/08/2009
With PGJohnIvor19/07/2009
With Jim.linda23/05/2009
Ridge traverse in anti clockwise direction, passed 22 people going clockwise while no one else was going my way.andy24/09/2008
Self and dogInvicta1431/05/2008
CK SheilaS02/01/2008
With Alan & Craig.Grinner01/12/2007
On attempt of all Munros and tops in 2007ancient brit10/05/2007
With Gavin Rees.Dangerous Dave23/09/2006
A glorious clockwise traverse with Jamie as his fifth Munro walking west all along the southerly track before ascending Creag na Caillich and then east along the whole ridge and down over SE top Murdo.vegibagger30/08/2006
Having left the family I finished the day on this lovely rolling and rocky ridge but with a long haul back to the start at the end.Rhayader_wander03/08/2006
t31redcon21/05/2005
With Chris G, Graham B, Andy H, Murray W. Lovely airy ridge!zoob24/10/2004
Second ascent 10/08/2008NormanW15/08/2004
With Oli and Colinalistairpooler17/07/2004
Easy continuatiuon from the East Top. yorkie01/06/2004
With Doreen, Tarmachan Ridge, 14.3km, 953m, in 6.0hrJamesSDonald30/05/2004
Circuit from Ben Lawers car parkrjf3510/04/2004
Tarmachan Ridge Walknickywood105/09/2003
Crossed on an anti-clockwise round of the Tarmachan ridge.Windy Corner24/08/2003
With a friend. We drove to Glen Lochay and drove a short way up a track northwards just beyond the power station. We started from there, reaching Meall Dhùim Croisg. We continued to Creag na Caillich and Beinn nan Eachan. My friend left to do Meall Tòn Eich. I continued along the ridge to Meall nan Tarmachan. Descended over the SE top (a newish Munro top) to reach my car which had been positioned at the Ben Lawers Visitor Centre. Weather good.pwbellarby29/06/2003
the actual Munro is a bit boring, but you can continue to walk on for a great day out! As part of the Meall nan Tarmachan circular route.Jhimmy21/09/2002
Day's walk of Tarmachan Ridge with Saunderson's & Cheshire'sbarnz4801/09/2002
MB NB. Bealach (605384) to Meall nan Tarmachan, Meall Garbh, Creag nan Eachan, Creag na Cailich & return by track along South aspect. Fine winters day with frozen ground.Vin23/12/2001
and 03/10/2015chrispine19/09/2001
See Meall nan T dbb15/09/2001
West along Tarmachan ridge from nr Visitor centre, as far as Creag na Caillich and down to track, with Fiona.agentmancuso08/09/2001
Did with two friendly Scots to do this lovely ridge in the snow.iandesbottes26/11/2000
NH Uisdean2519/11/2000
Solo, drove to Dam and scampered around tops and Munro before run back on bottom track to car - repeat in 10/2005 with Meall ton Eichnordicstar02/06/2000
Date unknown paulsross01/01/2000
Anticlockwise round of Meall nan Tarmachan topsGallovidian14/11/1999
sololittle al30/05/1999
With Jeanettedickscroop10/08/1998
RHW10/04/1998
Galltywenallt20/01/1997
Track to quarry in Coire Fionn Lairige, then up into thick cloud and on to Beinn nan Eachan, Meall Garbh and Meall nan TarmachanGallovidian05/11/1995
With Jim. Also 1998 with Azad and 2009 with Linda.grimjimm01/06/1995
self (Meall nan Tarmachan)davidsbatty01/09/1994
Warm, sunny, good views.iangalbraith21/08/1994
Further around the circuit.Aye Jimmy04/06/1994
From old quarry RoadBLACKHILL10/10/1991
4 of 5: From the east top.ChrisR26/08/1991
Exact date not knownpaulgp01/01/1991
Round of Creag na Caillich, Beinn na Eachan, Meall garbh and Meall nan Tarmachan from Killin power station.Eddie09/10/1990
Tarmachan Munro Tops with Pete. See Meall na Tarmachan log for ascent, descent, Meall Garbh log for ridge walk.pwheeler26/05/1990
With D,P,S,G192105/05/1990
With Brian to get that missing top. SS01/04/1990
petey01/01/1990
Circuit from the Ben Lawers visitor centre.Walker Dan18/07/1989
from Killin caravan site up by pipeline and E by track to pt 923, summit, then along ridge and down to pt 916. scrambled direct route to rd. gorgeous day. soloniallp24/05/1989
Gavin Appleton, Paul Chapman, Mike Buckley-Jones, Vicky Rogersonian-e03/01/1989
Date unknown - year is a guesscallumblack01/01/1989
The Lawers seven plus Meall nan Tarmachan RHW15/06/1988
Ascent with Susan. Subsequent ascents with Robin Park where we got lost in fog and Judy's ex husband Charpiealexmaclennan19/05/1988
Traverse from Lochan na Lairige to Killinrjf3515/02/1987
All Lawers & tarmachan tops on a long solo dayChris Pearson25/09/1986
JEB Uisdean2517/08/1985
With Charlie, Gary and Alaister Lewis.chrisbien24/06/1984
See Meall nan Tarmachangerrybowes25/10/1981
Good weather up from the quarry and heading east to the munro.bolton25/10/1981
25/01/1987 - 2nd ascent.russell6130/05/1981
SJT AMS VNJWphillipsk05/08/1978
Walked from Luib to ascend after Creag na Caillich on a long distance walk.JohnW02/06/1976
With: aac mjs lw jaw nt cb; From Lochan na Lairige dam up E ridge of Meall nan Tarmachan. Good snow & clear views on top. Round by Meall garbh to Beinn nan Eachan. Snow games coming off Meall Garbh. Down via Creag na Caillich to Killin.Ian Baines26/03/1975
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