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Name:Beinn Sgluich
Hill number:227
Height:466m / 1529ft
RHB Section:03B: Loch Linnhe to Loch Etive
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA), Highland (UA)
Catchment:Linnhe
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (400-499m), Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,4,Y)
Grid ref:NM 96661 51240
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:216m
Col:250m  NM970504  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 49
(1:25k) 376
Observations:2-2.5m higher than knoll 100m SW
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 88 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Parked at track entrance. Few hiccups getting through woods. On my own.alwaysinshorts07/03/2019
2 of 2: From A828 at Dalnatrat.ChrisR11/01/2018
Parked at Dalnatrat, the walked along new forest road to exit forest at 973505. Up to lochans at 960505 then up enjoyable slightly rocky SW ridve to summit. Continued along ridge nearly to forest then took track (not on os map but visible on google earth) from 973523 to join inbound route at 977526. Lovely route, great walk with beautiful views. RecommendedClive G09/05/2017
Good access from the B&B road. Right fork, then footpath onto open fell after gate. Great 360 view.jenx05/01/2016
With Jenx, from forest track road parking at start of the hill track at 155m. Took the path to gate at 200m. Then zig zag up more or less above gate through grass and heather to ridge at 380m. Avoid direct line to summit as gets into steep ground. Along pleasant ridge on faint path for 1km to summit trig.nordicstar05/01/2016
From Dalnatrat, up forestry track for about a mile, then turned right up a narrow and very steep vehicle track through a felled and replanted strip as far as and over a gate onto the open hill. Turned left and continued alongside the fence as far as the main ridge.Topographer5708/10/2015
Parked at B&B gate. Straight up to SE. Easier return from CaF (4). Breathtaking views between the lochs, sunny and cloudless.iangalbraith15/03/2015
parked at locked gate after turning right on road to b&b, new path towards bottom of the ridge then to the the top.robertphillips14/02/2015
Started from road end to Bealach B&B. As wanted to try Meall Ban as well walked up forest rd, but patch through forest has been obliterated, due to felling etc. Given the size of the river Meall Ban is best reached by staying in Salachan Glen as long as poss. Simplest way to BS is just to head SW from road end. Excellent view point if it hadn't been so dreich. Then Airds HillThearlaichdubh01/11/2013
Track and path up Glen Stockdale and up by forest to summit, then back across to Beinn Donn.AndrewFinnimore24/10/2013
From DalnatratBLACKHILL10/04/2012
Followed new forest track until it brings you to felled area on the south flank and then up to ridge and along. With Chris Watson and two others. Wet, windy and misty.Martin R19/03/2012
Parked at road end to NW. Followed track to the bridge on east side and cut up onto ridge. No problems.chriswatson19/03/2012
Revisit. Grass and stones around trig; heathery hill, hardish ascent, from N. Parking at start of forest track.RHW20/09/2009
Ascended from Dalnatrat. Good views.JohnW08/04/2009
ran along with the other three, great viewstom smith14/12/2008
Parked near Bealach B and B in Salachan glen. On track, up glen and struck off over swamp and sheep pastures to gap in trees. Up over bracken, heather and sludge, some sheep sections and almost into gorge to climb over crags to first horizon. Slow progress over heather to drop down over stream and up to a second cross ridge. Indications of a path and footprints on final NE/SW ridge and to top at 12.15. Mizzle.arranc04/09/2004
Up from shore along boundary line.Eddie09/03/2004
Date is first visit. Notes from later...complex scrappy heathery slightly disappointing hill, albeit fine view to Ardgour. pumping sta(?) A828 955522, +/- direct up steep slopes via lochans to summit RHW01/01/2001
thenomad15/05/2019
Toril21/03/2019
iainwalton02/11/2018
Sprog29/07/2018
softsquare15/05/2018
LesH19/11/2017
Emma and Simon16/04/2017
NormanW02/12/2016
grumpy12/11/2016
ger16/05/2016
hill walker23/04/2016
GaryJones18/03/2016
Isbjorn16/02/2016
Kev17/12/2015
AndyS01/05/2015
ajwxyzt21/02/2015
Steve Q30/12/2014
LizH20/07/2014
PeterAH20/07/2014
Campbell Singer25/10/2013
IainT23/05/2013
Alan Whatley22/04/2013
Sunhat28/03/2013
richtea504018/03/2013
cmac16/03/2013
raffemeister21/07/2012
mae11/06/2012
iaindbrown19/03/2012
RichardM03/01/2012
Martin6602/01/2012
m0untain_n0mad15/11/2011