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Name:Beinn Tarsuinn
Hill number:1474
Height:826m / 2710ft
Section:20C: Arran and Holy Island
County/UA:North Ayrshire (UA)
Island:Arran
Maritime Area:Firth of Clyde to Mull of Kintyre
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,C,T100)
Grid ref:NR 96021 41270
Summit feature:rock
Drop:235m
Col:591m  NR968428  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 62 69
(1:25k) 361N
Observations:rock 90m SW at NR 96023 41269 is about as high
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 279 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Glen Rosa Horseshoe with Debs, Phil & BlueMountain Goat14/06/2017
On three Beinn horseshoe part of Arran Mountain festivaljpitches22/05/2017
Fourth Corbett of the day. From Caisteal Abhail, bypassing Cir Mhor and A Chir. Steep ascent, minor scrambling between boulders.Owen B14/05/2017
Looked at A Chir but rock wet so detoured to good path to west of it. Good views of graham to the west. Cloud nestled on top of peak so no views. Company: Martin Stewartiandesbottes03/12/2016
Usual route from glen rosa, with mora my dog.thick cloud no views.BLACKHILL06/09/2016
Round of Cir Mhor, Caisteal Abhail and Beinn Tarsuinn. Round of Cir Mhor, Caisteal Abhail and Beinn Tarsuinn. Descended via Beinn Nuis in twilight.Viewfinder31/05/2016
2nd hill of 10 on an epic route from Brodick to Corrie via the A'Chir ridge and Casteal Abhail. I took the cart track to Glen Rosa and then footpath beside the Garb Allt before taking path upto Ben Nuiss and from there to this summit. I climbed up all potential summit candidates! Great rocky buttresses. I will definitely do this hill again.Dazingdale13/05/2016
Limited parking near Glen Rosa camp site then adventurous route to Beinn Nuis, Beinn Tarsuinn, detour below A Chir before Cir Mhor then return to col before descending the fine path back into Glen Rosa with Chris Watson.Dugswell220/04/2016
With Conrad, Nick, Gregor and Jessica via Beinn Nuis and returning over Beinn a Chliabhain.batrigg13/04/2016
The second hill climbed while doing all four Arran Corbetts (6 tops in total) in one day.Chris Mac26/07/2015
25th Solo. From Brodick, follow track along Glenrosa Water, ascend Beinn Nuis, then follow the ridge for a clockwise circuit of the three Corbetts, walked out to Corrie for bus on A841. This is a very fine outing, and the equal of almost any ridge on the mainland interesting scrambling between Beinn Tarsuinn and Cir Mhor to stay on the crest of the ridge and again in the descent of Cir Mhor. Cool, dry, overcast day, but cloud above summits.RGibbs26/07/2015
From Glen Rosa. Far too hot for a mammoth bagging session, so spent ages loafing around admiring the views (Ireland, Islay, Jura, the Highlands, you name it, I could see it!)Gill21/06/2015
With Tony Gordon, Andy Hardy. Sun & cold wind. From Glen Rosa - Beinn a'Chliabhain, nice scrambly ridge. Good views of A'Chir from Consolation Tor. Beinn Tarsuinn, optional scrambling to Beinn Nuis, descent to Glen Rosa.zoob08/04/2015
dry calm day with hazy viewsoatcake09/09/2014
Horseshoe, anticlockwise with Annette and GoskaMountain Goat14/08/2014
All tops on west ridge including A Chir. A long day.dickscroop16/05/2014
(cont fr Cir Mhor). Up N ridge to top, then on to Beinn Nuis and down to Glen Rosa. Boggy in places. Didn't find bridge over main stream so long walk along right bank to main road and back to car (20:00). 23k, but glorious weather most of day.dbb17/04/2014
with Oliver Bartrumdavidsbatty09/03/2014
Three Beinns round from Glen Rosa Campsite carpark with susan, Anne and graham foreman and Charmaine. Sunny, calm, perfect visibility day. Brilliant views.alexmaclennan28/09/2013
Start: Glen Rosa campsite. Notes: ascended with Mike via Beinn Nuisraffemeister17/05/2013
With GHC in low cloud, but calm. No views.Play2End04/05/2013
With Ian on a round of the Three Beinns Horseshoe from Brodick. See my blog post for more details: http://blog.alistairpooler.co.uk/2013/05/the-three-beinns-horseshoe.htmlalistairpooler25/04/2013
Dave, Alison Blisco02/06/2012
From Glen Rosa, via Beinn Nuis. Carried on to Cir Mhor, bypassing A'Chir, then back down via the Saddle and the Glen Rosa path. Great weather - an excellent walk.milngavie_kenny22/05/2012
a round of the 4 corbetts beinn tarsuinn, caisteal abhail, cir mhor, and goatfell.robertphillips27/06/2011
As per Kevin but fresh snow had obliterated the trail on N side of summit making its descent quite interesting.Smudge27/02/2011
Solo tripInvicta1419/06/2010
Part of 3 Beinns Horseshoe acsent via Cnoc Breac from Glen Rosa. RHB (HF)Land Rover29/09/2009
with Keeba, Prize and Sam.robba_wag28/04/2009
MC JC MH HH DC DS. Latest of many ascents.Martin6631/12/2008
Galltywenallt15/11/2008
From Glen Rosa, out over Nuis, Tarsuinn, Cir Mhor (by-pass a'Chir)to Caisteal Abhail and out down Glen Sannox. Meal at Sannox hotel (V good) and taxi back to Brodicknordicstar18/10/2008
First CorbettBobHancock11/10/2008
Great ridge walk on a nice July day. Did a circuit of Nuis/Tarsuinn/Chliabhain.Kevin2903519/07/2008
Alone during S to N ridge traverseSpudGunn30/05/2006
Solo Uisdean2510/04/2002
Fantastic walk over the three Arran Corbetts west of Goat Fell. Stayed at weird B&B in Brodick.douglas_easton27/03/2000
Ascents : 2yatchey01/01/2000
Quentin, Dad, Mumllanfyllin01/01/2000
Date unknown solo round of this Beinn Tarsuinn horseshoe.alexmaclennan01/01/2000
Date unknown paulsross01/01/2000
Bagged on the way to A'Chir. Nice ridge walking.gman09/09/1999
with KIanHHill31/05/1999
a solo day trip from Edinburgh by train and boat. ascended Cioch na h Oighe then N Goat Fell, Cir Mhor, Beinn Tarsuinn and down to G Rosa. Fine summer's dayniallp06/07/1998
SMMC Arran meet,with Gary Luke.clashcityrocker20/05/1998
As part of solo Three Beinns walk.stevem7628/04/1998
Fourth Corbett of the day and a downpour arrived. Still, the tricky part of the ridge was behind us!Aye Jimmy27/07/1997
With Robin. A very hot day with little water and a massive hangover.thenomad19/07/1997
from Cir Mhor. Down steeply on compass to col and 400m up to meet path contouring west of ridge. Path continued beyond massive recent rock fall - ?lightning. Down and up for 250' to bealach and short steep climb to top. 14.20. to Nuis.arranc05/09/1996
HF hol, not sure of dateMikeD01/08/1995