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Name:Beinn Bhreac
Hill number:587
Height:931m / 3054ft
Parent (Ma):559  Beinn a' Chaorainn
RHB Section:08B: Cairngorms
County/UA:Aberdeenshire (UA)
Catchment:Dee (Aberdeen)
Class:Simm, Munro, Murdo
(Tu,Sim,M,Mur)
Grid ref:NO 05871 97066
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:83m
Col:848m  NO050986  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 36 43
(1:25k) OL57S OL58S 403S 404S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 471 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Debs and Tali from Linn of Dee Car park (£3), up past Derry lodge, turned off main track at NO 0454 9500, small pike of rocks by side.Mountain Goat26/03/2019
Beautiful walk in from Linn of Quoich and up heathery SE slopes of Meall an Lundain in the snow. Easier wintry walking from there onto Beinn Bhreac and the W top. Direct line SE back down to Glen crossing Poll Bhat, then the long walk back.jenx23/01/2019
Solo - Camped at 900mTopsaswell08/06/2018
With ChristineKeith9921/05/2018
With Keithchristine9921/05/2018
44 - Slept at Bob Scott's the night before. Deep snow and heather made this a real slog. On to Beinn a'Chaorainn in near whiteout conditions.huwthomas03/02/2018
With Beinn a' Chaorainn, Beinn Mheadhoin, Derry Cairngorm from Linn of DeeGeoff Briggs06/10/2017
with dave houstonroddycun06/08/2017
GeraldineChris Blake16/05/2017
from Linn of Dee - past Derry Lodge - warm day - still big snowfields to cross to reach summit - weather cloudy on the topwychwood13/03/2017
Solo after camp at Loch EtchachanUisdean2518/09/2016
From Linn of Quoich, round of Beinn a'Bhuird (four Munro tops), Beinn a'Chaorainn (both tops) and Beinn Bhreac (both tops)kdbennett03/09/2016
Cycled from Linn of Dee to Derry Lodge then an anti-clockwise circuit of Beinn Bhreac & Beinn a'Chaorainn. On own.MorecambeMonkey27/08/2016
20th MunroTash11/07/2016
Bikes Tash bit damp higher summits claggy 6 hoursishpigerg11/07/2016
MTB to Derry Lodge from Lin of Dee then a round of Beinn Bhreac, WT, Beinn a'Chaorainn Bheag and Beinn a'Chaorainn.rhalstead21/06/2016
Lin of Dee, via Meall an Lundain to Beinn Bhreac & Beinn a'Chaorainn, back down Glen Derry to Lin of Dee.gandrew18/06/2016
SMHC club walk. Emma's first outing with club 12 walkers in our group 2 men 10 women, its nice to see more women out walkingLizzieG20/09/2015
Quick ascent from Derry Lodge.Roblex11/08/2015
Weather fair.MountainMac16/07/2015
Dad and Davidamelialloyd23/05/2015
Round of Leabaidh an Diamh Bhuidhe, Beinn a'Bhuird, Beinn a'Chaorainn and Beinn Bhreac from Linn of Quoich. 36km, +/-1500m, 10 hours 30. Mount Keen in the evening. Day 43 of 59 for all Munros.PGCE22/07/2014
Cycled up to Derry Lodge in late afternoon. Got to the summit in early evening sunshine.Play2End11/06/2014
with Jeremyyounggl14/07/2013
Done with Chaorainn. Nice hill coming from Chaoriainn. Good walk out to Derry Lodge.akmilne14/06/2013
biking in and out to Derry lodge takes a huge chunk of waking time of this day out. Very enjoyable!FCMark14/06/2013
From Linn of Dee via Glen Lui and Glen Derry - bikes as far as path through pine wood at NO 04542 94990 (start marked by a small cairn). Then up to bealach and south ridge to summit. Returned the same way. With JK and NP. Some sunshine, and blizzards. Arctic conditions requiring use of full gear and many layers of clothing.marktrengove10/03/2013
Winter walk on ownLizzieG06/01/2013
3 of 4: From Beinn a Bhuird N.top.ChrisR04/10/2012
Took bearing to W Top by mistake extra 1Kgeoffreybbb01/10/2012
Solo, 1st of 2. 25 min cycle from Linn of Dee and followed East path. Watch for cairn indicating boggy path up hill, v.wet all the way, at peak in 2hr5.bowzi23/09/2012
done with Bein a'ChorainnSteveF19/09/2012
From Derry lodge. Lots of midges to spoil a good day out.Jhimmy10/09/2012
On two day backpack with Gwilym from Linn of Dee.alistairpooler26/08/2012
added old logsAngelaf26/06/2012
with dave. after Beinn a'Chaorainnmn2312/06/2012
2nd munro of day. Reached by crossing boggy bealach. Back to bikes and then to linn of Dee.dave neilson12/06/2012
Linn of Dee - Derry Lodge - Beinn a' Chaorainn - Beinn a' Chaorainn Bheag - Beinn Bhreac west top - Beinn Bhreac - Derry Lodge - Linn of Deedavidpettit8408/04/2012
Went on to Beinn a' Chaorainn. I'd been warned that it was really boggy. Not today! That's what happens after a week of record March temperatures.tsharp01/04/2012
Solo trip, my 200th MunroInvicta1418/03/2012
windy daysry215/01/2012
dazza499411/12/2011
With Colin on 3-day backpack around the eastern Cairngorms, and this was the only Munro out of the cloud for us.alistairpooler23/10/2011
Climbed on DMC trip with Sandra (Cousin) Jon/Hazel, Juan, Paul Crawford... A little wet but otherwise ok day with low wind and reasonable visibilityamcculloch11/06/2011
DMC - walked from Linn of Dee via Derry lodge, descending across west side of Meall an Lundain. A fairly damp day but there was no heavy rain and not much wind, and the clouds were above most of the summits..jonbowyer11/06/2011
round of carn a mhain, derry cairngorm, beinn a chaorainn, and beinn bhreac,cycled to 2 km past derry lodge.robertphillips20/05/2011
Climbed with Avril, Alastair and Carol while staying Carol's caravan in Blairgowrie. Horrible hill.munromurph01/07/2010
Parked at Linn of Quoich. Lovely walk in via old forest. Company: Soloiandesbottes08/10/2009
Solodickscroop24/09/2009
KeithByTheC23/08/2009