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Name:Beinn Chaorach
Hill number:94
Height:713m / 2339ft
Section:01E: Loch Long to Loch Lomond
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Leven (Dumbarton)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham
Grid ref:NS 28748 92364
Summit feature:no feature 2m WSW of trig point
Col:332m  NS270955  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 56
(1:25k) OL38 347
Observations:ground 30m N at NS 28745 92394 is as high
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 177 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Up track to dam, then zigzagging up very easy ground to summit ridge. Spectacular views south over a carpet of cloud at 1000' to Arran and Ayrshire hills and east to the Ochils and Campsies.AndrewFinnimore21/12/2017
Beinn Tharsuinn, Beinn Chaorach, Beinn a' Mhanaich from old road to S. Pleasant route but clouds down over tops for much of time. Nice descent down S ridge.RobertP20/12/2017
6th hill of 14 today on an epic Horseshoe of the Luss hills starting from the Alderdale B&B and climbing, Cruach Dubh, Beinn Ruisg, Creag an Leinibh, Balcnock and Beinn Tharsuinn, descending and then re-ascending NW to reach summit close to the TRig pillar, I recorded 717m at NS28744 92371. Very windy! Did not dally long so continued NW towards Beinn A'Mhainich.Dazingdale03/10/2017
From old road in Glen Fruin. Then on to Beinn a Mhanaich.ngthack08/05/2017
Brilliant weather apart from a brief cloudy interlude when at summithillsman02/04/2017
Parking space for a few cars on the little road up to Auchengaich reservoir, NS275905. Dry, sunny, slightly icy, fierce wind, great views.Pete R01/01/2017
Solo.Dangerous Dave12/11/2016
From military/high road above farm. Dry, sunny, slightly icy, fierce wind, great views.iangalbraith06/11/2016
sololittle al01/08/2016
Carried on to Beinn a' Mhanaichduchally13/01/2016
Beinn chaorach and graham tops.robertphillips17/11/2015
With Jenx, from the head of Glen Luss road, walked the old track all the way to the lonely farm that was Gleann na Caorainn. Followed the Scottish Rights of way track up to col and hacked up the fenceline to summit of a'Mhanaich. Back over neighbouring Graham Beinn Chaorach steeply and out down the top line into the Glen and out all way to Luss village, a good walk.nordicstar08/10/2015
See Beinn a'Mhanaich.dickscroop13/05/2015
beinn chaorach and beinn mhanaich with renee from bend in road to dam.robertphillips29/09/2012
with Jamievegibagger23/09/2012
Afternoon walk with Susan, Holly and Jenny. Light snow falling on the top.alexmaclennan06/05/2012
With Jim Bloomer cool bright with minor snow flurries.Dugswell227/04/2012
Alone, from Glen Fruin road.Grinner29/01/2012
Ran up from Glen Fruin, past reservoir and down via Ben Tharsuinn.stever01/01/2012
My 100th Graham!!Cuillin28/06/2011
From SSW, parking just off busy road at track and gate. Walked up valley to dam, then up to Beinn Tharsuinn, then to Beinn Chaorach. Cairn short distance from trigpoint. Continued to Beinn a'Mhanaich from there. Could hear action on firing range to West.Aye Jimmy04/05/2011
ran from glen fruintom smith04/01/2011
Steep ascent from col below Beinn a'Mhanaich. Then along ridge to Beinn Tharsuinn.campagvelocet14/04/2008
done withbeinn tharsuinnbuggerlugs01/04/2007
JW, JG Uisdean2511/10/2003
From Tharsuinn. Down to swamp and by wire fence to top at 10.45. No view - mist. to Mhanaich.arranc03/08/2002
From Glen LussBLACKHILL13/10/2001
Afternoon ascent from Glen Luss.JohnW10/05/1999
Solo tripInvicta1414/06/1998
Date is first visit. Notes from later...least interesting of the group, adequate. glenmollochan in glen luss: anticlockwise RHW03/05/1998
Carrying FraserColinmac200508/09/1996
From the pre-MOD road nr Ballevoulin, up Auchengaich ridge. On to Beinn Chaorach, down to reservoir. With Fiona, Chalmers No.31.agentmancuso14/05/1995
Evening Luss round from Beinn Ruisg to Beinn Chaorach.Eddie11/03/1993
With parents and sister.islamidget01/07/1992
Evening climb Cairban clubdonmeister14/07/1983
walk livi14/05/2017
Sick Kid23/12/2016
Wayne Mac29/04/2016