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Name:Ben Halton
Hill number:3948
Height:620.2m / 2035ft
Parent (Ma):23  Mor Bheinn
RHB Section:01B: Strathyre to Strathallan
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Earn
Class:Simm, Subhump, Graham Top, Yeaman
(Tu,Sim,sHu,GT,Y)
Grid ref:NN 72053 20354
Summit feature:rock by cairn
Drop:99.8m
Col:520.4m  NN 7163 2058  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 51 52 57
(1:25k) OL47W 368W
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 84 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From church car park in Glen Artney, E along road, down track past Dalchruin to bridge, then along tracks past Dalclathick, then heading across tussocky grass to S ridge of Sron na Maoile, over summit, along ridge to Sron nam Broighleag to Creag na h-Eararuidh, continuing to Beinn Dearg, descending N then down NE to corner of foresty plantation, over old deer fence and up slopes to Mor Bheinn outside new deer fence, reached summit of Mor Bheinn, returned to col, then up to Ben Halton, descended SW to join old quarry track (crossing new deer fence twice in the process), followed track until it turned E, then headed S initially on grazed grassland, then tussocky grass to sheepfold NE of Dalclathick, joined track round to bridge over stream, and back to car park by outward route.kdbennett26/10/2019
Ben Halton - Mor Bheinn - Beinn Dearg - Creag na h-Eararuidh [Stuc na Cabaig] (pitched tent overnight by summit) - Sron nam Broighleag - Sron na Maoile from Glen Artney. Warm, with some rain and thunder.RobertP09/06/2018
Set off from Church CP in Glen Artney on a Sim,G,Sim,G,Sim ACW circuit. Some fine situations. Quite hard work at times ascending through heather - new deer fence!?ger15/05/2018
From Glen Artney church, on way to Mor Bheinn.Grinner18/02/2018
First hill of 2018. Not a bad start for the year. From track leading from Tomanour.summitter01/01/2018
round of ben halton, little tomanour hill, ross wood from parking at track entrance 75378 21523robertphillips24/11/2017
Two Graham day, new light snow on high ground. Much of the way hard goingbertbarnett12322/01/2017
From Dalchruin in Glen Artney. Ben Halton and Mor Bheinn. A bit of a plod through the long grass at the start but good going on the track and pathless over the fairly rough ground of the two tops. No obvious line from the end of the track just pick what looks best, wade through more long grass and occasional bracken. On return the middle fence is a good guide to the line to contour Ben Halton.dickscroop01/08/2016
6 of 6: From Mor Bheinn.ChrisR23/07/2016
Solo from Tynreoch on loggers track to NN 70563 21718 after which a bit of a slog up side of the burn to 604m spot. The 2 Mor Bheinn peaks first then across here before dropping back to loggers track and return to Tynreoch. A fine last day out on the 2016 Trig Baggers Weekend.jonglew17/04/2016
Another great top.jenx16/04/2016
Curcuit of the two Grahams and tops from Dalchruin w Jenx. 5hrs in a ckear bright day with biting north wind. New deer fences but apart from one climb all have stiles.nordicstar16/04/2016
Up from Dalchruin. Area plagued with deer fences. Presumably to keep the beggars off the newly planted trees.ngthack07/04/2016
Solo. Circular walk starting at NN739230 where it is possible to park at the start of a footpath along the trackbed of the former railway line, which is signposted to St Fillans and Kindrochet. Followed the signposted route to beyond Kindrocket where I turned SW on a track used by others to approach Mòr Bheinn. From this track ascended to summit of Mòr Bheinn North Top and then Mòr Bheinn. From the summit of Mòr Bheinn I went down to the col with Ben Halton where I climbed over a newish fence not high and the only fence met so far. Continued to the summit of Ben Halton. Descended ESE and to the S of crags to meet track going past Tomanour. Stile over a deer fence and gate at another. Hence to minor road and starting point. Beautiful day, weatherwise.pwbellarby20/03/2016
With Mor Bheinn from Tynreoch.jimbloomer21/03/2015
self (Mor Bheinn)davidsbatty01/02/2015
Sunny, warm, sharp wind, hard going, good views.iangalbraith06/04/2013
Wet wet wet.Martin R17/10/2011
Ascended after first climbing Beinn Dearg and then Mor Bheinn. Descended to carpark in Glen Artney.JohnW07/04/2008
AAMc Uisdean2515/05/2004
RHW13/04/1998
Round of Meall na Fearna, Beinn Dearg, Mor Bheinn and Ben Halton from Glenartney Lodge where semi miserable stalker insisted on route I ignored after 15 mins.Eddie22/08/1995
From Mailerbeg with Fiona. Chalmers 100 Hill Walks route.agentmancuso21/07/1994
Glenford28/12/2019
Alan Whatley28/12/2019
nicolajane07/07/2019
dave g03/07/2019
Gavin Theobald28/03/2019
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chrispine22/05/2018
interloper16/04/2018
Lindsay M07/05/2017
benarmine01/03/2017
weaselmaster18/11/2016
Sick Kid18/11/2016
Dave McG18/10/2016
foggieclimber03/06/2016
BaggerGutt30/05/2016
Dave Geere05/04/2015
IainK22/09/2014
alda16/06/2014
hill walker11/01/2014
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BrianFish30/04/2013
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mae24/04/2012
Mr Apples18/03/2012
ARM20/08/2011
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Johnny Corbett17/01/2011