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Name:Mid Hill [Beinn Dubh]
Hill number:99
Height:657m / 2156ft
RHB Section:01E: Loch Long to Loch Lomond
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Leven (Dumbarton)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham, Yeaman
Grid ref:NS 32146 96257
Summit feature:cairn
Col:227m  NS306964  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 56
(1:25k) OL39S 364S
Observations:cairn 150m NE at NS 32245 96368 is lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 233 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Glen Striddle horseshoe clockwise. Clear path even in mist.deknyff29/08/2019
On good path from Luss over minor top. Havered a bit as to which of the cairns were higher. Returned via the Glen Luss road.Buteobuteo06/04/2019
On descent from Beinn Dubh on Glen Striddle horseshoe walk.Langbank 27/12/2018
Debs & Talisker from LussMountain Goat23/06/2018
From Luss - excellent ciruit of Grahams and tops with snow over the tops and fine views. Beinn Dubh, Mid Hill, Doune Hill E Top, Doune Hill, Beinn Lochain, Cruach an t-Sidhein, Beinn Eich, return along Glen Luss. Approx 9h.RobertP17/02/2018
13th hill of 14 today on an epic horseshoe of the Luss hills from the Alderdale b&b in Luss climbing Cruach Dubh,Beinn Ruisg, Cruach an Leinibh, Balcnock, Beinn Tharsuinn, Beinn Chaorach, Beinn a'Mhainach, Cruach an t- Sidhein,Beinn Lochain, Doune hill, Doune Hill East top then profiling around to Beinn Eich and back descending into Glen Mollochan, over two burns then ascended the West ridge. Pretty tired, darkness descending so donned head torch. Pretty tough getting up this one (reminded me of the Mourne wall challenge in Northern Ireland). After reaching the summit, that my gps recorded as 680m @ NS32144 96264 i headed over to Beinn Dubh, the final top of the day.Dazingdale03/10/2017
5 of 6: From Doune Hill.ChrisR27/09/2017
Luss - Beinn Dubh - Mid Hill - Doune Hill N Top - Doune Hill - Beinn Lochain - Cruach an t-Sidhein - traversed to Beinn Eich col - Beinn Eich - Edentaggart - Luss. Great walk.Mark Jackson24/08/2017
Beinn Dubh horseshoequadbarrel10/08/2017
From Luss. Eighth day of hill walking round here, and still got dry boots. What's going on ?ngthack10/05/2017
From Luss, with Andy Ward and Jess. Mostly good weather, a few showers.trainingforwinter01/04/2017
doune hill, doune hill east top, mid hill, beinn dubh C/W from glen mollochan.robertphillips28/11/2016
sololittle al01/11/2016
In mist from Luss village with MNtrimarc225/08/2016
Solo with Lily. Glen Mollochan round on a blustery showery day. 7 hoursalexmaclennan03/07/2016
With two friends. From Luss village to Beinn Dubh. Continued on path from Beinn Dubh to the summit of Mid Hill. There are two cairns on Mid Hill, the first one being medium size and the second, to the SW, small. The second cairn looks to be higher. Descended on path down SE slopes to Glen Luss and then on the road back to Luss. Passed no vehicles on the road.pwbellarby15/04/2016
Glen Striddle circuit from Luss. With Gavin.MorecambeMonkey15/03/2016
The Glen Striddle Horseshoe, walked with Gregor. Beinn Dubh and Mid Hill.Chris Mac10/10/2015
See Beinn Eichdickscroop14/05/2015
Solo.Dangerous Dave17/04/2015
From Luss - there and back on a beautiful, windless winters day which felt more like springtime. Clear path all the way. Operated SOTA from summit on HF. 72 contacts into Europe, Canada and USA, GM4OBK/P.G4OBK (Phil)05/02/2015
Wee walk with Craig. Fine day.GravelMonkey04/08/2014
From Glen Luss, up Mid Hill, Doune Hill, Cruach an t-Sidhein and Beinn EichGallovidian28/06/2014
Solo run over Mid Hill, 3 Doune Hill tops, Cruach an t-Sidhein, and Beinn Eich.amswanston05/05/2013
with Markgrimjimm02/02/2013
See Eich.Martin6625/10/2012
round of 4 grahams beinn eich, cruach an t sidhein, doune hill, and mid hill beinn dubh from glen luss.robertphillips15/04/2012
Completed the Glen Stiddle Horsehoe with BHBonnieTours12/02/2012
From Glen LussBLACKHILL18/04/2011
ran with tom, foggy day, nice run along ridge, will go again on a clear day.josie06/03/2011
Low fog over Loch Lomond, climbed from the Ram's bridge up Glen Striddle with Jenx. Pulled out of inversion at 1000 feet, and perfect circular walk over summit, Bein Dubh and back down long ridge to Luss.nordicstar20/01/2011
Snowshoed around Glen Striddle Horseshoealexmaclennan05/12/2010
Glen Striddle horseshoe from Lusstcrannoch26/11/2010
Started at c/park in Luss, headed up slopes of Beinn DubhAndyBlair197227/02/2010
A favourite hillmunromurph31/07/2009
An sunny evening walk after work, starting from Luss.Grinner12/05/2009
with PGJohnIvor06/02/2009
Coire na h-Eanachan. NS 321964 S/F NS357930. Cold, dry sunny. Covering of snow and frost.John Young01/01/2009
Lots of peat hags at the top between Beinn Dubh and Mid Hill, although not bad if you don't mind them. Brill views of Loch Lomond.Kevin2903518/10/2008
Came along ridge from lower east top. Descended to Sith Mor.campagvelocet28/07/2008
The day after the Herald review, a lot of ill prepared people. Low cloud (@920m), dry, very windy, cool but good views,iangalbraith08/10/2006
With Craig, Glen Striddle HorseshoeHighland Days02/04/2004
Ascended from Luss via Beinn Dubh.JohnW23/10/2003
JW, JG Uisdean2511/10/2003
From Luss camp site, on road to bridge and onto moor at first gate to open moor and plod up to visible horizon to plateau and top at 9.55. to B Dubh.arranc05/08/2002
westies evening rundonmeister08/08/1999