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Name:Beinn a' Chaisteil
Hill number:170
Height:886m / 2907ft
RHB Section:02B: Glen Lyon to Glen Dochart and Loch Tay
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA), Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Awe, Tay
Watershed:Firth of Tay, Mull of Kintyre to Rattray Head, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Greater Loch Linnhe, Land's End to John o' Groats, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,C,Y)
Grid ref:NN 34722 36396
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:467m
Col:419m  NN361351  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 50
(1:25k) 377E
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 270 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
GavinTheobald 309/12/2019
weaselmaster23/11/2019
Sick Kid23/11/2019
From Auch with Conradbatrigg22/09/2019
bertbarnett12325/08/2019
hill walker20/08/2019
Christo197917/08/2019
Five Corbetts as described in the SMC guidebook.davidpettit8419/04/2019
BlackPanther19/04/2019
jef10/04/2019
Soloed the five.iansm30/08/2018
Ralph20/08/2018
49pp03/08/2018
m0untain_n0mad17/07/2018
hillhunter19/05/2018
Gallovidian07/05/2018
A Peckish25/02/2018
NHWC07/01/2018
Jaxter20/08/2017
Blair28212/08/2017
A nice walk from Auch. Lovely grassy hills, with very little bogginess.Gill03/06/2017
paz195320/04/2017
PhilMcLean21/01/2017
justin99917/09/2016
Solo.Dangerous Dave04/07/2016
Fifth on 5 Corbett round. A relief after the last one but the walk out gets very tedious.Lionel Bidwell13/05/2016
Mudskipper08/05/2016
Fi23/04/2016
scoob23/04/2016
Toril21/04/2016
CK SheilaS25/03/2016
Carried on to Beinn nam Fuaranduchally19/09/2015
The 5th of 5 on the Tyndrum Corbett round. A bit boggy, but followed the fence up and down. 8 hours in total.Jhimmy24/08/2015
Round of 5 Corbetts. Afternoon start, with overnight camp at beallach between Beinn nam Fuaran and Beinn a'Chaisteil.RobertP26/07/2015
weaselmaster19/07/2015
Sick Kid19/07/2015
SoloVin04/07/2015
alanm30/05/2015
Robinho0802/05/2015
The Rodmiester02/05/2015
Auch Corbetts with Robert Wight from WHW carpark at top of Tyndrum road. Mostly in cloud but easy nav due to fenceposts. Interminable ascent mostly in soft snow. 10 hours.alexmaclennan04/04/2015
From rough parking area on A82 at Auch. Along estate track,under viaduct then followed track Southeast before a steep ascent up to ridge roughly following the fenceline over Beinn a'Chaisteil & Beinn nam Fuaran then continuing down to the Allt a'Chuirn & the track back to the start. With Pigeon.MorecambeMonkey21/03/2015
davechaffey07/11/2014
Peterb17/09/2014
See Beinn nam Fuaran.dickscroop13/09/2014
willyross01/09/2014
lindaross01/09/2014
IainK13/08/2014
weaselmaster26/07/2014
try9fan22/05/2014