Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Loading...
Name:Beinn na Caillich
Hill number:753
Height:785m / 2575ft
RHB Section:10B: Knoydart to Glen Kingie
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Guiserein, Hourn, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,C,Y)
Grid ref:NG 79597 06687
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:317m
Col:468m  NG814072  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 33
(1:25k) 413S
Survey:Abney level
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  NLS  OSM

Full screen map
Switch to Bing Maps view
(Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits)

Resize map: portrait / landscape / reset

Map Help, This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace API
which does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping.

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

Photos
No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land(*).
*For information about access rights in Scotland see the ScotWays website.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 190 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Second visit, TGO ChallengeColin Crawford10/05/2019
Cycled from Inverie up Gleann Guiserein, then good path up Abhainn Bheag towards Mam Li then back over summit.Topographer5703/07/2018
From Sgurr Coire Choinnichean. Descended SCC from the NE end of the ridge to the west of the north spur. Entertaining but surprisingly straightforward descent north dodging various outcrops to the river, through the planted area. Across the bridge, then up Abhainn Bheag past the waterfall, then got wet feet crossing the large stream and improvised a route up to the broad plateau area, steep and heathery in places. Then a straightforward plod to the top.Owen B22/06/2018
With MVW from Inverie, steady cycle to Folach then walk to Mam Li and climb E ridge to summit. Walk SW to top Meall Corie an't Searraich the E-SE to follow burn to river crossing and bikes. Mixed weather sunny wind and chilly.Frank09/04/2018
From Inverie. Long walk in and up ne ridge. Brilliant weather and incredible views. Took in south summit on return. With LIz, Duncan and Andy.Campbell Singer22/10/2016
Overnight backpack over Beinn na Caillich and nearby peaks from Inverie. Meall Coire an t-Searraich, Beinn na Caillich, Meall Coire an t-Searraich, Druim na Cluain-airighe North Top, Druim na Cluain-airighe, Beinn Bhreac, Beinn Bhreac SE Top. Fine bright sunny conditions and excellent sunset over the Skye Cuillin.RobertP29/05/2016
part of a 4 perfect day tripoatcake15/09/2015
With M, staying in Inverie, above Post Office. Long walk, a bit damp. Wild.douglas_easton16/05/2015
A good round of this and four related tops from Inverie. A longish day but going mainly good except a slightly awkward descent on poor snow to get to the North top and then a very problematic traverse around the north.west side of the main top to regain the ridge for the remaining tops. Involving a very steep descent in a very loose gulley. There must be a better way but I did not fancy re-ascending the main summit though in hindsight this may well have been quicker and certainly safer.dickscroop01/05/2015
Two-day backpack: Inverie - Beinn na Caillich - Ladhar Bheinn - camp at Mam Barrisdale - Luinne Bheinn - Meall Buidhe - Bheinn Bhuidhe - Inveriedavidpettit8424/05/2014
NUFWAS in Knoydart. With Will.Grinner20/04/2014
round of 2 squrr coire choinnichean and beinn na callich from inverie.robertphillips25/08/2013
From Inveriebowlesy01/05/2013
3 of 3: From Sgurr Coire Choinnichean. with David.ChrisR10/09/2012
Solo tripInvicta1412/06/2012
BACKPACKING TRIP from Kinloch HournBLACKHILL05/06/2011
Circuit from Inverie: Beinn na Caillich, Meall Coire an t-Searraich, Na Cruachan, Druim na Cluain-airighe.mae14/05/2011
with Iain Robertsondavidsbatty11/05/2011
AloneSpudGunn26/04/2010
Galltywenallt26/04/2008
(cont fr Ladhar Bheinn; with Dave Roeder). Fr NE top of LB NW along undulating grassy ridge to lochan near col, then to BnC. Descended SW then S to river junction then along track to Inverie (19:35) for drink and dinner. Got burned by sun. dbb14/06/2007
My second to last Corbett, on three day trip over from Kinloch Hourn to finish them off. Stony summit with cairn. Then did Druim na Cluain-airighe. Perfect weather.Aye Jimmy06/06/2007
on circuit of all corbetts and grahams in Knoydart - from Kinloch Hourn through to Inverie, and back again over Barrisdale - wild campingnordicstar10/05/2007
neil hutton08/03/2007
Beinn na Caillich & Sgurr Coire Choinnicean NG795067 & NG791010 S/F NG767000. Boat from Malaig to Inverie. Camp 2 nights at NG779033. Very cold, snow showers, moderate winds. Cloudbase 2500', broken giving hill fog at summits.John Young01/04/2006
Very wet underfoot and overhead, but not cold. Waded two rivers on walk out.Alison R17/07/2005
Climbed after a wild camp in glen below Ladhar Bheinn.marktrengove08/06/2002
With JC and DC as part of a 3 day trip to Knoydart. Hot and sunny with stunning views. Climbed by way of Mam Li from Scottas. Hazy views. A dunk in the Abhainn Bheag to cool down. 22km 950m ascent.Martin6612/05/2001
A hot, sweaty & airless slog from Inverie with Martin66 & JC via Mam Li. Hazy views all day.NotReallyABagger12/05/2001
From Inverie via Gleann na Guiserein then on to Druim na Cluain-airighe. First experience of a mobile signal in The Highlands.Eddie11/01/2001
actual date not knownclashcityrocker01/01/2001
To junction of tracks down to stream and stalkers' path for 2 1/2 miles up into corrie. 1000' ascent on rough heather covered hillside to top at 13.15.arranc29/06/2000
With several friends. My last Corbett - Beinn na Caillich. Hired a boat to take party across Loch Hourn from Arnisdale in two trips. Celebratory dinner at the Glenelg Inn.pwbellarby20/05/2000
Superb as for all these hills. River crossing interesting - thick ice!Gill01/01/2000
Solo Uisdean2524/05/1997
Corbett bagging: Sgurr Coire Choinnichean and Beinn na Caillich RHW18/04/1995
With Tim, John. Mark, jimmyRobF03/01/1995
Ascended from Inverie via Meall Coire an t-Searraich.JohnW03/06/1993
Tom Mundell23/07/2019
Trekking toes23/07/2019
GavinTheobald 306/07/2019
Am Bodach03/07/2019
Fi29/05/2019
scoob29/05/2019
Lorna S28/04/2019
borderline19/04/2019
The Rodmiester17/06/2018
chalky195328/05/2017
try9fan09/05/2017
Gallovidian23/10/2016