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Name:Beinn Ducteach
Hill number:4580
Height:589m / 1932ft
Parent (Ma):48  Beinn a' Choin
RHB Section:01C: Loch Lomond to Strathyre
County/UA:Stirling (UA), Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Forth, Leven (Dumbarton)
Watershed:Firth of Forth, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Land's End to John o' Groats, Firth of Clyde, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five, Yeaman
Grid ref:NN 34858 15423
Summit feature:rock slab with two iron fence posts
Col:472m  NN341150  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 50 56
(1:25k) OL39N 364N
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 24 users)ByDate of Ascent
From Cruach across to Beinn Ducteach. An interesting summit with good views down Loch Katrine. Continued to Parlan Hill.LizH25/04/2019
parlan hill, beinn ducteach north top, beinn ducteach, stob an eighrach, maol a fhithich, maol an fhithich west top, beinn ducteach west top, cruach, cnap mor, from beinglas farm, wet day.robertphillips29/07/2017
From Stronlachar with 5741, 48, 3972, 3976 & 4580 returning down Glen Gyle. 13.6 miles, 3870' of ascent, 8 hrs 50 minsJim.Fothergill22/09/2016
Path from Beinglas farm to col then not bad going over Cruach, dry ground helpedalda01/06/2016
6 summit circuit SE from Beinglas Farm. Very nice rocky summit. RHW26/08/2013
From Stronachlachar via Glen Gyle. Ben Ducteach (BD)N Top, Cruach, BD W Top, BD, Stob nan Eigrach, Maol an Fhithich, Beinn a'Choin, Stob an Fhainne, Maol Breac a'Bhealaich, Stob a'Choin Dhuibh, Meall Morjimbloomer28/06/2013
Similar to Andy but included Beinn a'Choin & missed tics & snake.Smudge25/03/2012
Up from Beinglas farm via Cruach. On towards Beinn a' Choin.campagvelocet01/09/2010
From Inverarnan Inn, walked with 2 bros & neph to Doune Bothy intent on bagging Beinn a'Choin. Long, tricky climb up Stob nan Eighrach thru' thick ferns forced change of plan. Saw deer, goats & a snake! Removed 12 ticks at home. Long, enjoyable day.AndyBlair197220/08/2005
Lindsay M22/06/2019
Dave Geere19/04/2017
Alan Whatley22/10/2016
Gavin Theobald30/06/2009
Colin Crawford20/12/2005