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Name:Beinn Tharsuinn
Hill number:1102
Height:692m / 2270ft
Section:15B: Loch Vaich to Moray Firth
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G)
Grid ref:NH 60643 79268
Summit feature:no feature 12m W of trig point
Drop:353m
Col:339m  NH569820  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 21
(1:25k) 438W
Observations:trig point is at NH 60652 79265
Survey:Abney level/Leica Disto/Leica RX1250
Surveys of Beinn Tharsuinn and Sidhean a'Choin Bhain.pdf
Comments:de-twinned from hill 3660 in June 2014. Summit measured as 692.0m
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 114 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Showery day, cloud just above tops. Elected to cycle the turbine cluster road. Reasonable gradient, turbine 5 closest to col at 525m. Left bikes and climbed the former twin before the main top then the sub. Contoured back to bikes for a speedy descent.nordicstar27/07/2016
Easy cycling to the wind farm. Very squelchy from there but at least it was short!jenx27/07/2016
Used wind farm road to gain height in drizzle then followed trench system to north top and on to coll before easier ascent of Graham. Descended on an angled descent on bearing to wind farm and back to car.SS11/06/2016
From the large vehicle park at Strath Rory, cycled up track which ends at a sand quarry, then up the NE ridge of Torr Leathann before cutting across to the col, where a considerable detour to the south was required to avoid crossing a treacherous peat hag. Featureless summit, hazy sunshine, strong east wind, a clearer day would have been better.Viewfinder23/08/2015
Biked from tent at car park (a dump -glue sniffers detritus etc. Including the two tops plus the former twin top and a 658m top for good measure.dickscroop21/03/2015
selfdavidsbatty12/07/2014
Walked up the quarry road. Ascended Torr Leathann first. Good views. Lots of peat bogs to climb the main peak. Trig point has no face plate. Quite unusual. More peat bog to take in the twin summit (same height) and descent through the wind farm.BigJ25/06/2014
Walk in from the quarry on B9176. Surprised to be able to see Suilven ,and a good view of Ben HopeNozzer25/06/2014
cycled past quarry to end of track,then on to summit then over to twin through peat hags.robertphillips06/06/2014
Decided to cycle along the older quarry road than the newer one through the horrid wind power station (even though that would taken me nearer the Marilyn summit. Fairly easy going moorland until you try for the twin as well. Good views, including Caithness.Martin R27/10/2013
Solo run. From Baldoon, with surrounding tops and twin summits.amswanston02/03/2013
Various inc JC and DC and OMartin6631/12/2012
Walked in from the parking area on the B9176.JohnW23/07/2011
Solo Uisdean2520/10/2006
On quarry access road under 2 power lines to open moor. To bridge and steady trudge aiming for pass to south of RP. Long slog up on gentler slopes to top at 12.00. to a'C Bhainarranc21/06/2005
Date is first visit. Notes from later...aloof hill, spacious undramatic view, pleasant walk, TP has no FB. track from E RHW24/04/2000
Bagged Beinn Tharsuinn from Strath Rusdale and a subsidiary top - probably Torr Leathann. Diary makes no mention of twin that was just over the map fold. So, need to ...Eddie07/06/1996
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