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Name:Beinn Ruadh
Hill number:1427
Height:664m / 2178ft
Section:19C: Loch Fyne to Bute and the Firth of Clyde
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Holy, Doubles, Long & Goil
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G,P500)
Grid ref:NS 15572 88436
Summit feature:large rock 60m N of trig point
Drop:501m
Col:163m  NS 1527 9218  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 56
(1:25k) OL37S 363S
Observations:base of trig point (NS 15575 88370) is lower
Survey:Leica Disto
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 111 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Summit is 60 metres from the trigalda22/04/2017
Strone-Blairbeg Hill-Blairmore Hill-Meall Dubh-Stronchullin Hill-Beinn Ruadh-Sligrachan Hill-Ardentinnycampagvelocet07/09/2016
Sun 4/9 - Beinn Ruadh - from Gairletter layby opposite start of Forestry track - interestingly boggy on top - return by a different track coming out at quadbike centre/farmmnph04/09/2016
Didn't find best route up, much thrashing through bracken to gain ridge. Returned rather closer to Inverchapel burn high up but still I am sure not the best.dickscroop10/10/2015
selfdavidsbatty24/07/2015
With Mora, from InverchapelBLACKHILL24/09/2014
From Inverchapel. A very slow and nasty thrash through 8' tall dense bracken for 3 hours and return by Puck's Glen. There must be an easier way! 9 1/4 hrs.arranc27/06/2014
2nd graham today along inverchapel burn to summit.robertphillips04/01/2014
From Inverchapel Forestry Carpark. Followed Red banded poles till second gate then straight up. Steep but easy underfoot walking onto ridge. Long ascent to S Top then easily to Trig. Came straight down steep bracken and craggy face to white banded poles. Misty and light rain on tops. 2 1/2 hoursalexmaclennan22/09/2013
MC O.Martin6617/05/2013
Through the forest from Ardentinnypeebs15/04/2013
With D Roeder. Fr car at Inverchapel (9:15) followed red trail anticlockwise to top & steeply up through bracken and old trees to open slopes & broad summit ridge. Back same route; car 12:50. Fine; showers over Arrocahr Alps to Ndbb08/10/2012
Bus terminus in Glen Finart to Benmore Gardens via top of Pucks Glen. Maped path between ridge and tree line not evident on the ground - Much bracken bashing!Smudge04/08/2012
Solo Uisdean2501/04/2012
MC JC OMartin6628/03/2012
from inverchapel, straight up from red trail, deep bracken/steeps, over 620m top. Back same way.nordicstar28/08/2011
From Puck's Glen, horrific terrain. Sunny, windless, -1c but felt mild, good views.iangalbraith12/12/2010
Steep ascent from Forestry Commission carpark at Inverchapel. Damaged trig at summit.Aye Jimmy13/04/2009
In the KarrimoreTheWicken31/10/1999
On the KIMM 99 with Darren doing A Class. Rare to actually go to a summit -normally skirting and contouring to save height / time. A tough year with course too long admitted by planner in retrospect. we were out for ages.Friend Rob retired on day 1 and checked into a remote hotel with his credit cardChris Pearson30/10/1999
Date is first visit. Notes from later...fine steep ascent by stream, fine hill, fine views. Loch Eck E shore, A815 @ 143876 RHW07/05/1998
Early morning run up from Loch Eck before returning to work.Eddie25/06/1993
With parents and sister while on holiday at Loch Eck caravan park.islamidget30/05/1992
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NormanW27/12/2015
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Tom Mundell19/04/2015
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thenomad30/01/2015
Lindsay M11/10/2014
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Johnny Corbett28/11/2013
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