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Name:Bennan Hill
Hill number:13357
Height:288m / 945ft
Parent (Ma):1686  Corse Hill
RHB Section:27A: Ayr to the River Clyde
County/UA:East Renfrewshire (UA)
Catchment:Clyde
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:NS 52151 50558
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:30m
Col:258m  NS521501  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 64
(1:25k) 334
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 27 users)ByDate of Ascent
From layby at Greenfield via Ballageich Hill and the dam.sclater26/07/2020
From Ballageich, descending to Bennan Loch, across the Dam and up to the summit. Returned as we'd come, back over Ballageich to the layby opposite the track to Greenfield. Pleasant walk.LizH02/06/2020
2nd of a 4 tump loop from the layby opp. Greenfield track, climbing Ballageich Hill, continuing Wnw descending steeply then through hole in fence and along the edge of Bennan Loch and up easily to the top, recording 292m @ NS 52151 50559. Nice views. I re-traced the route back through the fence gap then headed S then Sw to profile round the steepest area and climb up to the 320m contour continuing Sse on increasingly boggier ground heading for the visitor centre en-route to Blackwood Hill...Dazingdale27/09/2019
No sign of Adrian. After Ballageich Hill. Parked alongside water works fence near South Moorhouse Farm. Resisted the direct line on return, followed the track back.Minto10/07/2019
From South Moorhouse track to reservoir n then to summit.Adrian09/07/2019
Along the track from the Water Works to Lochcraig Reservoir, then to Bennan Loch, climbing through a wide-gapped wire fence just below the summit.summitter24/02/2019
Round from Greenhags Dumpquadbarrel11/11/2018
From the Craw Stane along to Bennan Loch and up to Bennan Hill, a great viewpoint. Returned by the same route.Chris Mac04/09/2018
From near Greenfield per agentmarsco, via not quite Ballageich. Gale and driving rain. Pretty reservoirs.Thearlaichdubh24/12/2017
From sw, snowy drive on road and roughish track to above dam.RHW19/11/2016
Park end of the track at bennan loch, quick up and down, final east renfrewshire tump.robertphillips08/12/2015
Newton Mearns-Mearns Law-Byreside Hill-Cairn Hill-Floak Hill-Ballageich Hill(rpt)-Eagleshamcampagvelocet06/01/2015
P at dam - rough track from South Moorhouse Farm.chrisbien26/02/2014
From Eaglesham Moor road, over Ballageich Hill & along the dam.agentmancuso09/02/2014
With youth group from Newlands, Glasgow.mainnirnamfiadh03/04/1965
rob munbett07/06/2020
PeterAH02/06/2020
cmac09/05/2020
Chris Mac06/05/2020
Chris Mac10/04/2020
49pp19/11/2017
GaryJones16/04/2016
chalky195323/05/2015
Colin Crawford31/01/2015
ZanderH09/02/2014
Louise03/11/2012
ajwxyzt03/11/2012