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Name:Beinn Ruadh
Hill number:1427
Height:664m / 2178ft
RHB Section:19C: Loch Fyne to Bute and the Firth of Clyde
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Holy, Long & Goil
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G,P500)
Grid ref:NS 15573 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 D510
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 131 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
duchally26/11/2018
ngthack20/07/2018
Walked up from Inverchapel CP as per SMC Guide. Simple route but very steep at times. Only day of the week without super views. Good lunch in Garden Café afterwards.IanHHill15/05/2018
hill walker23/03/2018
From Inverchapel CP, bridge over the stream, right then left up stepped path to open hillside. After that the best route is unclear but all routes are steep.Topographer5724/02/2018
LesH21/11/2017
anne336612/10/2017
Ralph12/10/2017
bertbarnett12320/05/2017
Summit is 60 metres from the trigalda22/04/2017
highlandhillwalker12/04/2017
weaselmaster15/01/2017
Sick Kid15/01/2017
GavinTheobald 224/10/2016
chalky195301/10/2016
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
chalky195327/07/2016
Isbjorn12/05/2016
ger11/05/2016
NormanW27/12/2015
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
foggieclimber23/09/2015
selfdavidsbatty24/07/2015
patrick01/05/2015
Bag200001/05/2015
Tom Mundell19/04/2015
Trekking toes19/04/2015
thenomad30/01/2015
Lindsay M11/10/2014
Rod M11/10/2014
With Mora, from InverchapelBLACKHILL24/09/2014
ARM07/09/2014
JulieB23/08/2014
arranmilne28/06/2014
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
h3cla24/05/2014
FCL21/04/2014
rogreeves20/04/2014
2nd graham today along inverchapel burn to summit.robertphillips04/01/2014
Johnny Corbett28/11/2013
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
Campbell Singer11/07/2013
MC O.Martin6617/05/2013
iainwalton04/05/2013
Through the forest from Ardentinnypeebs15/04/2013
AndyS29/03/2013
DaveMcS15/10/2012
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
chrispine11/09/2012