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Name:Beinn Ruigh Choinnich
Hill number:1615
Height:276m / 906ft
Section:24C: North Uist, South Uist and Nearby Islands
Classification:Ma,Hu,Tu,2,Y
Drop:170m
Col:106m  NF811202  
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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
1554912/05/2016NF 80696 19649  F: Cairn - appears to be highestIan Baines
Subpoint
2GJ
1555012/05/2016NF 80658 19674  F: CairnIan Baines
Summit
GJ
1555112/05/2016NF 80620 19649  F: CairnIan Baines
Subpoint
1GJ
1954125/05/2017NF 80657 19672  F: small collection of stones
O: on rock
P&EH
Summit
GJ
-628203/07/2010NF 80657 19676  F: rock
O: large cairn 40m SW at NF80621 19653 is lower; two other cairns nearby also lower
S: Abney level
jimbloomer
Summit
-628322/04/2007NF 80657 19677  F: rock
O: large cairn 40m SW at NF80621 19653 is lower; two other cairns nearby also lower
S: Abney level
JB
Summit



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Lochboisedale Marylins - a fine linear using the bus from North to south.nickywood109/06/2018
After Triuirebheinn. No less than 5 cairns in the summit area.NormanW24/05/2018
From Lasgair and the col to the northtrimarc209/10/2017
Round of BRC and Triuirebheinn from Lasgeir.Topographer5720/09/2017
With: hb; Ascended from Bealach an Easain after Triuirebheinn. Watched a pair of Eagles on ascent. Confusing set of summit cairns required some surveying. Met David Broom on summit who had come up west ridge and was heading north.Ian Baines12/05/2016
9am bus from Lochboisdale up to Mingarry turn. Then the 4 Marilyns heading back to Lochboisdale. 6.5 hrs. Great walk. Not difficult. Hebridean skies and snow showers, mostly missing us.jenx27/04/2016
With Jenx. End of fine four Marilyn circuit with bus from Lochboisdale to Mingarry, them great walk over Arnaval, Stulaval and Triuirebheinn. Down a decent path to NW, lochshore path then old bridge to Lasgair.nordicstar27/04/2016
See Airneabhal. Straightforward from Triurabheinn. Descend to west and join boggy track, over ancient stone bridge and along to Lochboisdale. Tough day but blessed with good weather.Campbell Singer07/04/2016
Good access from track at Lasgair across footbridge, wet underfoot until well up the hill, where a gale met us at the top.dandaran25/03/2016
With Mora, from Lasgair near LochboisdaleBLACKHILL20/05/2015
Dropped off at Lasgair, Lochboisdale. Ascended Beinn Ruigh Choinnich, Triuirebheinn, Stulabhal, Airneabhal, crossed east flank of Trinneabhal and descended to be picked up at road end. Dropped off at road end on north side of Loch Aineort. Ascended Beinn Mhor, Beinn Choradail, Hecla and descended to Loch Sgioport. Amazing travesrse - thanks for the lift across Loch Aineort btw. Would be good to use a bike or kayak for this also.raffemeister15/04/2015
Askernish (bus stop) to Lochboisdale with SG.Smudge02/05/2014
Lochboisdale was closed and wet. And with 5 hours before the bus back to Barra we climbed the normal route up this hill. Great views of LochboisdaleChinnockC09/08/2013
JEB, RIB Uisdean2511/07/2012
ben kenneth hill racetom smith02/08/2009
Round of Beinn Ruigh Choinnich, Truirebheinn, Stulaval and Arnaval from Oratobht.Eddie18/04/2003
Access track onto sloping moor to foot of hill. Heavy rain. Clamber over grass heather slopes to boulders on top. to Triurebheinnarranc04/08/2001
fine steep complex hill, sadly no views 1/8/01. Auratote 783201 to Unasary 772276 over 4 Marilyns RHW01/08/2001
Started this walk from Lasgair near Lochboisdale. Used a track to cross the water and then headed over rough ground to the southeast to make the first of the four summits.garyhoney31/07/2001
solo marilyn bagging run from B&B whist others swotted up on the plans for our 2nd Western Isles Challenge starting next day. Shock when I saw a hand bobbing upright in the sea -only a rubber glove. Lesley had earlier hyperventilated going for a brave test swim in the cold lochan behind the B&B in her hired wet suit - we decided to opt out of the swimming option on the event and take the penalty points instead !Chris Pearson08/05/2000
Ascended from Lochboisdale, having arrived by bus from Lochmaddy.JohnW13/04/1982
June 2006(?). From NF785201 and including Triuirebheinn.summitsupblank
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