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Name:Beinn Thunicaraidh [Beinn Thunacaraidh]
Hill number:4505
Height:648m / 2126ft
Parent (Ma):1302  Dun da Ghaoithe
RHB Section:17E: Mull and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Argyll and Bute
Island:Mull
Class:Simm, Graham Top
(Tu,Sim,GT)
Grid ref:NM 66071 36867
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:34m
Col:614m  NM667367  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 49
(1:25k) 375E
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 57 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Up through the forest for Beinn Mheadhan (windy) then this one (very windy). Walked back to Craignure for the 17.05 ferry.NormanW16/06/2024
Bus to gateway into Salen Forest near Garmony. Hydro track leads to water intake and gate onto open land above felled forest.Super weather. Continued form Beinn Mheadhan to Beinn Thunacaraidh and Dun da Ghaoithe. Back to campsite via mast track and road. With B and R.jenx18/07/2023
Circular walk from Craignure bunkhouse, upper achnacroish, Mainnir nam fiadh, Dun da ghaoithe,, Beinn thunacaraidh, Beinn Mheadhon, both tops of beinn chreagach mhor and maol bhuidhe.PeterD24/03/2023
mainnir nam fiadh, dun da ghaoithe repeat, beinn thunacaraidh, beinn mheadhon, beinn chreagach mhor east top, beinn chreagach mhor, maol bhuidhe from upper achnacroish down to leiter for the bike run back to UA.robertphillips07/05/2022
An anticlockwise bag of Beinn Mheadhon, Beinn Thunicaraidh and Dun da Ghaoithe. It was only once we had crashed through the forest, as endured by others, and started to gain height did we see the new track constructed to build the new hydro system. Using the details below will make your circuit of these three hills much easier! Park at NM6794539696 and head up the track to junction and turn right at NM6793439629. Follow track to a junction at NM6757039487 and head west / up hill. Track twists along to at junction at NM6787539164 turn right and follow track to dam at NM6690638856. Then bag your Simms / Marilyn.BaggerGutt26/04/2022
Parked at entrance to forest just SE of Garmony for a circuit of 2 Simms and 1 HF. 1/3. Forest tracks (turning right, left, right) to edge of forest by new dam on Allt Achadh na Moine.PGCE30/06/2021
Mull trekJK11/07/2018
Final Mull Simm (from forestry road starting at ca679397)Tony S29/04/2018
From Scallastle on way to Dun Da Ghaoithe.ngthack17/06/2017
A traverse including Sgurr Dearg, Meinnir nam Fiadh, Dun da Ghaoithe, Beinn Thunacaraidh and Beinn Mheadhain and diagonal traverse NE to road.Detoured south around bad step coming off Beinn Dearg, could not see a line from above, might have been more obvious from below. Final descent line had much poor ground, tussocks etc, would not really recommend it, there must be a better way. This apart, a good day.dickscroop14/04/2017
DebsMountain Goat18/05/2016
Solo.Dangerous Dave20/10/2012
Fine summit, crossed twice. Circuit of Dun da Gaoithe tops from Scallastle. RHW02/06/2009
With Jo. Bus from Salen along A849, dropped off NW of Craignure plantation. Up hillside to Dun da Ghaoithe and followed ridge down to Salen. Galltywenallt18/04/2000
Solo. Cycled from Salen through Glen Forsa to Gaodhall. Climbed Beinn Chreagach Mor, Beinn Thunacaraidh, Dun Ghaoithe, Mainnir nam Fiadh, Sgurr Dearg & Beinn Bhearnach. A very blustery day.Vin25/10/1995
weaselmaster24/05/2024
Robin5626/09/2023
Toril08/08/2023
Tony J26/03/2023
SteveG26/03/2023
Minto26/03/2023
nocksta29/08/2022
andrew brown27/08/2022
neilsan11/05/2022
Simon Winton02/05/2022
interloper25/06/2018
Fletch25/06/2018
Alan Whatley08/05/2018
Alex C04/06/2015
iaindbrown02/04/2014
alda02/04/2014
hill walker25/04/2013
Gavin Theobald07/04/2013
Jim.Fothergill04/06/2012
ajwxyzt02/07/2011
richtea504016/04/2011
Tony Rogers04/06/2010
ARM13/09/2009
mae01/06/2009
jimbloomer16/04/2008
StueyB12/05/2007
Martin R06/05/2006
Sherlock19/04/2006
maknipe07/07/2005
Alan Moore28/05/2003
eddieh11/05/2003
chalky195309/06/1999
alda29/09/1995
hughbagger10/08/1995
Denise 16/04/1995