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Name:Beinn Bhreac
Hill number:1584
Height:191m / 627ft
RHB Section:24A: Lewis and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)
Island:Lewis and Harris
Maritime area:Around Parc & The Shiant Islands
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (100-199m), Yeaman
Grid ref:NB 40681 12105
Summit feature:small cairn
Col:32m  NB334138  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 14
(1:25k) 457
Observations:summit across lochan to NW is lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 66 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
A short walk from Tom an Fhuadain after earlier heavy rain.NormanW09/05/2019
From NNW. 8/8 low cloud, good vis below cloud base, slight drizzle, NE F3-4. With PM.CJM25/07/2017
Parked at the end of the road at 395146. A rough track takes in a few hundred yards then kept to the east of Loch Steamag. Just over 2 hours return with CM. Surprisingly not bad underfoot in places.bolton25/07/2017
Nice views of the Shiants and Skye. Bit of a bog trot weaving between the lochans.assynt_bob22/05/2017
Parked at road end to north west. Not the easiest of ground but a pretty direct line. Shiants looked like a lurking croc!jenx02/05/2016
With Jenx from road end at Gravit. Plenty of parking/turning space. Track then gates to open moor, a little rough going but fair. Great view of the 6 Shiant peaks all climbed yesterday in good weather.nordicstar02/05/2016
Flattish all the way to a flat cairn made up of about 5 stones.dandaran11/01/2014
Wet underfoot, wet overhead. Generally wet.Martin R07/10/2013
With Alex and Alison, rough walk in from the NW. Strong wind, heavy shower on summit.Topographer5716/09/2013
Wet and very blustery again today.Alex C16/09/2013
From the road end at Tom an Fhuadain.BLACKHILL23/05/2012
With Jim Bloomer and Mat Webster from NW on a sunny late afternoon.Dugswell209/06/2011
End of road at Gravir. Through 3 gates with sheep onto open moor. View of RP on horizon. Dry moor, swampy patches, heather runs, deer grass by lochans left and right to top at 11.00. Shiants. Pairc hills in cloud. Skylark.arranc22/06/2010
From the road end with a fellow hosteller at Kersadder. Lot of lank heather but rewarded with fantastic views of Hebrides and Skye.Eddie15/05/2007
pleasant summit, fine view to Shiants & mainland, enbtertaining enjoyable varied approach from W. B8060 above Lemreway @ 375126, join the lochans via bog & heather to summit knoll RHW30/09/2000
carole engel27/05/2018
Tom Mundell30/06/2016
Trekking toes30/06/2016
Tony Rogers14/07/2013
Dee Rogers14/07/2013
Campbell Singer28/04/2012
Alan Whatley01/04/2011
Tony S11/09/2010
Colin Crawford09/03/2007