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Name:Beinn a'Chaisgein Beag
Hill number:1034
Height:682m / 2238ft
Section:14A: Loch Maree to Loch Broom
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Little Gruinard
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NG 96604 82130
Summit feature:small cairn on outcrop
Drop:173m
Col:509m  NG973819  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 19
(1:25k) 435N
Observations:higher than large cairn to N and 2m to 4m higher than trig point
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 90 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Circuit from Gruinard , large elaborate compass or clock design well made from stones near summit, don't remember from previous visits.chalky195326/06/2017
With Jenx cycling the rough track from nr Gruniard house. 1hr then wrongly the rougher east bank of river. Returned on west, much easier. Stalkers path to 500m col and summit. Great views in all directions.nordicstar02/08/2016
Quite an adventure cycling all that way in. From the bridge the ground was a bit rough to the stalkers path, then easy going all the way to the top. Amazing viewpoint.jenx02/08/2016
With Dave Roeder. Fr car (10:30), bike up Gruinard River to 994855 (11:30). Along E side of river to abt 998838, crossed and steeply up to join stalker's path. Followed this to col and thence to summit. Dry but cloud low; sun but no view on top; cleared on descent. Bike 17:30, car 18:30dbb06/06/2014
With Mora, a 6 day backpack trip from Incheril.BLACKHILL03/06/2014
round of 4 beinn chaisgain, beinn a chaisein mor, beinn dearg mor, beinn dearg bheag, from gruinard house cycled along tracks along river gruinard to loch na sealga then to summits anticlockwise, long day.robertphillips08/09/2013
selfdavidsbatty12/07/2012
Little Gruinard River, RH bank, boggy in places. Eventually crossed river, and diagonally up hill passing N Top. Feeling remote, only person in the World - and stalker suddenly appeared! Trig and rocks at summit. NNE from here, across valley, over shoulder to Inchina where I was staying.Aye Jimmy24/10/2007
Galltywenallt16/06/2007
Parked by Gruinard River. On bike for first hour, then crossed side stream and very rough path on E side of stream to Loch Ghiubhsachan. Another stream uphill on compass to stalkers' path at 12.30. Crossed a second stream to get onto RP. Hammering noises now explained - building a bothy with 2 men and lots of timber. How did it and they get there? 400m from path, who will use it? To bealach and steady plod over grass to top at 13.45. To Frith M.arranc28/06/2005
KAT, JMN, JROB, A&H Uisdean2527/07/2002
Round of Beinn Airigh Charr then across Dubh Loch to Beinn a'Chaisgein Beag.Eddie25/05/2001
Graham bagging: Little Gruinard - Beinn a'Chaisgein Beag - Kinlochewe RHW03/02/1998
Ascended on return from Beinn a'Chaisgein Mor, heading back to Gruinard Bay.JohnW28/05/1992
highlandhillwalker31/07/2017
Sick Kid18/03/2017
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h3cla29/05/2016
Fi24/05/2016
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JulieB24/05/2016
bertbarnett12316/05/2016
Tony S23/10/2015
Martin R08/10/2015
Denise 21/04/2015
RichardM21/04/2015
N.Morters06/04/2015
Wycombe Wanderer19/11/2014
Johnny Corbett23/07/2014
NormanW22/07/2014
IainK08/06/2014
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DaveMcS17/04/2014
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nicolajane27/06/2013
Norrie Muir08/06/2013
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Martyn127/05/2012
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