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Name:Ben Tirran
Hill number:491
Height:896m / 2940ft
RHB Section:07B: Braemar to Montrose
County/UA:Angus (UA)
Catchment:North Esk, Catchment Boundaries, South Esk
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Yeaman
Grid ref:NO 37342 74607
Summit feature:trig point
Col:652m  NO287801  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 44
(1:25k) OL53S 388S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 337 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Circular walk from Whean with John & Mike - dry, but windy and cold on ridgebarnz4817/09/2019
Sick Kid31/08/2019
Easy longish day from Hotel. All weathers. Decent from Ben Tirran slightly more complicated than it should have been by number of new estate tracks, fences and both planting and felling but with some adjustments and river crossings, got there. With MM, AM, NM.kenmorti06/05/2019
With Mum, Dad, and Nick. Weather started clear, wintry showers at summitandymort06/05/2019
Very windy (constant, 50mph forecast), bright sunshine. Snow on ground. Trade route up and down after sleeping in van. Off hill by 9.51am. Rounsfell09/03/2019
Dave McG12/01/2019
Erik B12/01/2019
Rambling Ray17/06/2018
From Adielinn at 352715. The path NE meets an access/shooters track to Loch Wharral. Easy walking to summit but cloud descended. Just over 2.5 hours solo return as Storm Hector approached.bolton13/06/2018
From Clova Hotel, followed path to Loch Brandy, then E of loch up to Green Hill, then eastwards towards White Hill, SE to Ben Tirran (The Goet), returning along paths and track to the W side of Adielinn plantation, and back to hotel along the roadkdbennett28/01/2018
andrew brown26/12/2017
Snow to the valley and some deep drifts around. A fine hill day with good views and the White Mounth clearly living up to its nameDavid Bell01/12/2017
David Greaves22/07/2017
Up here early glad I set off at 6.20am as on the way down a number of people on their way up. Good views from summit. Back at car by 9.40. Company: Soloiandesbottes23/05/2017
Up via Loch Wharral, using track that leaves the road opposite Wheen, and a slightly more direct line back down. Recorded route and write-up at:
From Adielinn, with a clockwise circuit of Loch Wharrel.davidpettit8415/04/2017
Am Bodach23/03/2017
The ridge south to north from Manywee via Finbracks,WEjhite Hill, Carn Trench, Black Shank, Ben Tirran and Green Hill. Nit of a plod really, might have been better on a clearer day.dickscroop21/09/2016
Simon Winton02/08/2016
With BillyDanmawr03/07/2016
From Adielinn, and Loch Wharral, over the plateau to Green Hill and down via Loch Brandy. Winter hill walking and it's nearly May.Gill28/04/2016
elma spencer02/04/2016
The Snub, Boustie Ley, Benty Roads, Green Hill, Ben Tirran from Clova. Blue skies, fine day.RobertP01/11/2015
Weather fair with high wind.MountainMac12/10/2015
Climbed from the Glen Clova Hotel via Green Hill.Alan11/06/2015
Unexpected bonus to get this far owing to firm dry terrain (and feet) meaning quick progress. Left summit at 10pm, down in glen before 11 then 8km along road and back to car by 12:30am.alda26/05/2015