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Name:Beinn Mhor
Hill number:1622
Height:190m / 623ft
RHB Section:24C: North Uist, South Uist and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)
Island:North Uist
Maritime area:Sound of Harris & Loch Maddy
Watershed:Long Island
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (100-199m), Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,1,Y)
Grid ref:NF 89801 76156
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:185m
Col:5m  NF886747  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 18
(1:25k) 454E
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 100 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Quick detour on Hebridean Waynickywood113/06/2019
On Hebridean Way (or just off actually).clivevilla04/06/2019
From the deserted house at NF888765, through a gate and deer tracks most of the way up. There are a lot of walls and fences shown on the map, all old turf walls long abandoned except one topped with a non-barbed wire fence. Cloud on the top ~100 ft came and went, the limited view being fascinating including the Lees and a world of water and rock where it was hard to make out the sea from freshwater lochs.pwheeler19/05/2019
From the derelict house - a clear sunny day and tremendous views.Chris Peart27/04/2019
2nd visit. A short diversion off the Hebridean Way, whilst recceing the route for Alpine Exploratory. Isn't it great when you get paid to bag a peak!PGCE24/03/2019
With MN straight up and down from ruined housetrimarc206/10/2017
Easy up and down from the B893.AndrewFinnimore21/05/2017
With: hb; Quick ascent from deserted house on corner of road. David Broom was walking up ahead but he had left the summit when we arrived.Ian Baines16/05/2016
from deserted house at bend. Straightforward gentle climb. Superb vantage point.Campbell Singer03/04/2016
From the car park at Loch an Sticir. With MoraBLACKHILL07/05/2015
Early morning. Parked at a deserted house at 888765. A short easy ascent on short grass and heather. As I approached the summit, rain set in to break a long dry spell. Continued to the Uig ferry.Topographer5721/09/2014
Is this the smallest Beinn Mhor? Gentle gradient all the way, following old heather covered remains of walls for a good part of the route.dandaran08/02/2014
The North Uist landscape was an interesting change after two weeks based across the water in Leverburgh.Alex C29/09/2013
W Jenx after Harris crossing, near point on roadnordicstar13/04/2012
Trig revisit. Roughish heathery climb, boarded-up house to WNW. Fine view. Orienteering clip at trig, presumably associated with Hebridean Challenge: first of several seen during the week.RHW26/08/2007
Solo Uisdean2505/08/2007
Up and down from the road after stuffing my face at the hotel.Eddie14/04/2003
Parked on the B893 and made the quick journey to the top. South Harris looked very near, as in fact it really is.garyhoney04/08/2001
In shorts and willies non stop to top - 30 minutes. 16.45.arranc04/08/2001
Date is first visit. Notes from later...prosaic ascent, fine views. passing pl on rd summit to W: 888767 RHW03/08/2001
Cycled out early alone before breakfast from our B&B close by to the north on a beautiful morning. We had fled to the B&B to escape the noise and chaos at the youth hostel which had been largely taken over by a 'boistorous' school group one of whom during our short stay smashed a window and required me to use my first aid knowledge to deal with his bloody arm with glass sticking out - just like in one of those squeamish practice first aid sessions with fake blood, only for real.Chris Pearson25/05/2001
dave g21/06/2019
carole engel08/08/2018
Johnny Corbett08/08/2018
Aqyx01/07/2018
Tom Mundell24/05/2018
Trekking toes24/05/2018
govanah18/05/2018
SteveG21/05/2017
walk livi29/10/2016
PaulineD29/10/2016
NormanW25/08/2016
h3cla12/06/2016
assynt_bob03/05/2016
richtea504021/10/2015
PeteN01/07/2015
PGCE19/09/2014
fedupofuserids01/08/2014
danpquinn10/07/2014
Martyn123/06/2014
Glenysj2123/06/2014
softsquare20/06/2014
Crumblie220/06/2014
AndyS12/05/2014
Gallovidian20/09/2013
hils13/07/2013
m0untain_n0mad21/09/2012
PM14/07/2012
Thearlaichdubh15/06/2012
Clova01/06/2012