|Name:||Beinn Ruigh Choinnich|
|Height:||276m / 906ft|
|RHB Section:||24C: North Uist, South Uist and Nearby Islands|
|County/UA:||Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)|
|Maritime area:||Eriskay & South Uist|
|Class:||Marilyn, Hump, Tump (200-299m), Yeaman|
|Grid ref:||NF 80657 19675|
|Summit feature:||small cairn on rock|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 31|
|Observations:||large cairn 40m SW at NF80621 19653 is lower; two other cairns nearby also lower|
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 91 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)||By||Date of Ascent|
|From near bend in road at Lasgair - initially along a very boggy track to FB. Followed pretty good track for a while then headed for Triuirebheinn (a very shapely hill) & on to Beinn Rurgh Choinnich (good views down to Lochboisdale).||ger||07/10/2019|
|Lochboisedale Marylins - a fine linear using the bus from North to south.||nickywood1||09/06/2018|
|After Triuirebheinn. No less than 5 cairns in the summit area.||NormanW||24/05/2018|
|From Lasgair and the col to the north||trimarc2||09/10/2017|
|Round of BRC and Triuirebheinn from Lasgeir.||Topographer57||20/09/2017|
|With: hb; Ascended from Bealach an Easain after Triuirebheinn. Watched a pair of Eagles on ascent. Confusing set of summit cairns required some surveying. Met David Broom on summit who had come up west ridge and was heading north.||Ian Baines||12/05/2016|
|With: ib;||Helen Baines||12/05/2016|
|9am bus from Lochboisdale up to Mingarry turn. Then the 4 Marilyns heading back to Lochboisdale. 6.5 hrs. Great walk. Not difficult. Hebridean skies and snow showers, mostly missing us.||jenx||27/04/2016|
|With Jenx. End of fine four Marilyn circuit with bus from Lochboisdale to Mingarry, them great walk over Arnaval, Stulaval and Triuirebheinn. Down a decent path to NW, lochshore path then old bridge to Lasgair.||nordicstar||27/04/2016|
|See Airneabhal. Straightforward from Triurabheinn. Descend to west and join boggy track, over ancient stone bridge and along to Lochboisdale. Tough day but blessed with good weather.||Campbell Singer||07/04/2016|
|Good access from track at Lasgair across footbridge, wet underfoot until well up the hill, where a gale met us at the top.||dandaran||25/03/2016|
|With Mora, from Lasgair near Lochboisdale||BLACKHILL||20/05/2015|
|Dropped off at Lasgair, Lochboisdale. Ascended Beinn Ruigh Choinnich, Triuirebheinn, Stulabhal, Airneabhal, crossed east flank of Trinneabhal and descended to be picked up at road end. Dropped off at road end on north side of Loch Aineort. Ascended Beinn Mhor, Beinn Choradail, Hecla and descended to Loch Sgioport. Amazing travesrse - thanks for the lift across Loch Aineort btw. Would be good to use a bike or kayak for this also.||raffemeister||15/04/2015|
|Askernish (bus stop) to Lochboisdale with SG.||Smudge||02/05/2014|
|Lochboisdale was closed and wet. And with 5 hours before the bus back to Barra we climbed the normal route up this hill.
Great views of Lochboisdale||ChinnockC||09/08/2013|
|ben kenneth hill race||tom smith||02/08/2009|