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Name:Beinn Talaidh
Hill number:1303
Height:761.6m / 2499ft
RHB Section:17E: Mull and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Maritime area:Mull & surrounding islands
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham, Yeaman,
Deleted Corbett
Grid ref:NM 62549 34700
Summit feature:ground 5m E of trig point
Col:332m  NM553332  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 49
(1:25k) 375E
Observations:ground is 0.23m higher than base of trig point; base of cairn 25m SW at NM 62536 34680 is about 0.8m lower
Survey:Abney level/Leica 530
Survey of Beinn Talaidh.pdf
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 188 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From bend on A849 (can drive a short way up the track). Handy hole in fence at large post.PGCE23/02/2020
Solo from the bend on the A849. From the track north at the high point I headed up the steep slopes which got increasingly easier with height. 2.5 hours solo return.bolton22/09/2019
Approached from the S from glen more. very steep pull up to the ridge where it lessens. superb day in great weather with fantastic views. descended the same way. One of the steepest hills ive done for sure. Trig Pillar lying on the ground, presumed by a lightning strikeWayne Mac08/08/2019
With Dave Wragg after Sgurr Dearg. Between forestry plantations, up east ridge between burns. Hot and sunny, stiff breeze. Hitched back to car. Rounsfell23/06/2019
From Glen Forsa collecting controls after SIPR.daviemore18/05/2019
Track then steep but even ground up to SE ridge.Topographer5711/04/2019
Third visit, third failure to gain a viewColin Crawford08/05/2018
Run (in the loosest terms) up the track and had a look in the bothy. Sharp climb to summit with a patch of snow for Tali to have a play in. Misty summit, too a chance and descended to the col direct, traversing sheep trods and making use of the Grassy rakes. Over Beinn Bheag and back to the both. The a 6km tab back down the track. With Debs and Tali.Mountain Goat07/05/2018
Andrew Simmons22/11/2017
Short steep ascent and descent, from the bend in the A849. Dry, light wind and misty top. 2 hoursalexmaclennan21/05/2017
Tom Mundell11/05/2017
Trekking toes11/05/2017
Cruiach Choiredail and Bein Talaidh and nice rdge between. Bus out from Craignure and hitched backdickscroop12/04/2017
Set off from the bend in the road to the south in rain due to our keen companions Kev and Jenny. Followed the path that runs parallel with the river running west to a stile over the deer fence. Steep grass ensured we were soon in the cloud. Luckily the rain stopped and cloud lifted just after we had left the summit.mindlessflogger19/12/2016
Simon Winton04/10/2016
walk livi23/05/2016
Sick Kid15/05/2016
From A849 bend near Torness.ChrisR02/09/2015
Dee Rogers21/07/2014
A Peckish19/05/2014
With The Count.Dangerous Dave26/12/2013
Barry Smith16/10/2013
With Alfie, Coel, Sail, Danu, Eire and Evan.Dangerous Dave02/06/2013
Second top on a cool and windy morning with Jim Bloomer. Had to endure another 10 minute hale storm on the summit.Dugswell201/05/2013