Name:Beinn Mheadhoin
Hill number:915
Height:664.3m / 2179ft
SMC/RHB Section:12A: Kyle of Lochalsh to Garve
County/UA:Highland
Topographical area:HW08 Ghlais-eagle
Catchment:Cromarty
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Graham, Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,G,Y)
Grid ref:NH 25884 47758
Summit feature:rock rib 2m west of cairn
Drop:217m
Col:447m  NH226472  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 25
(1:25k) 430
Survey:Abney level/Leica RX1250
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 184 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
1 of 4: From Inverchoran. Early start due to Storm Agnes forecast. Spoke to the keeper at the stables. No stalking taking place today so Plan A actioned. Same route as others. With Karen.ChrisR27/09/2023
From Inverchoran via usual, excellent route.vuirich09/08/2023
Good verge parking at Inverchoran track entrance. Standard route up and down via Inverchoran then east of Creagan a' Chaorainn on good track then good stalkers path then straightforward mostly grassy hike to the summit.Owen B20/06/2023
With M. From Strathconon road, same starting point as Meall na Foachaig on the other side. Another beautiful day, warm with clioudless sky. Met another guy on the summit! A rarity for Grahamís.douglas_easton31/05/2023
From Inverchoran, as per SMC guide (although path goes round the farm on the east side, not the west). Track and then excellent stalkers path. Summit area could be confusing in mist. Fine views of N side of Strathfarrar Munros across Glen Orrin.benalder28428/01/2023
Excellent walk from InverchoranAndrew Simmons24/11/2022
With Mike WeedonStrathcarron21/09/2022
Parking at Inverchoran, track for walkers signed to the left of farm, great track up to a cairn marking the start of a wonderful stalkers path that goes almost all the way, grandstand view of the strathfarrar munros. Very user friendly walk.hils18/09/2022
Oh bliss! A really easy and pleasant Graham. The usual route via the bridge and water splash at Inverchoran. OS need to update their maps; the stalkers path has been bulldozed into a track along the side of Creagan a' Chaorainn. The stalker's path up the hill is brilliant; very well maintained with freshly dug drains, and appears to still be used as a pony path for stalking. The cairns mark the route at the shoulder below the hill where the ground is so smooth and easy that there was no need to make a path and then the path continues on the steeper ground up the hill. Cairns mark the smoothest, easiest way towards the summit. Fine views.Gill10/11/2021
From Inverchoran, as per SMC guide. The path goes round the farm on the east side, not the west as stated in the book. The stalker's path becomes indistinct, but re-emerges higher up. So many false summits on the top - best not to go in mist.IanHHill03/08/2021
Second visit, collecting Simm and HumpColin Crawford20/06/2021
Very hot day but we took the route through tje trees for some shelter. With Jon who measured it.tallblond24/07/2018
tickchazzyboy1923/02/2018
Parking spot N of River Meig near Inverchoran. Follow estate track up and cut west onto single track to summit.DampandDusty05/07/2017
2/5.PGCE04/07/2017
CK SheilaS28/05/2017
After Bac an Eich. Fresh snow, Alpine conditions, extensive views. Heaven!MichaelF23/03/2017
From Inverchoran, track SSE to ford at 400m. Then stalkers' path and series of cairns to summit.Topographer5715/08/2016
Found the old stalkers path from just beside the stream, all the way up.jenx18/07/2016
Parked at bridge to Inverchoran. Took the tracks south to gain height. Atbthe col found an old stalkers path not on the 1:50k which was followed almost to summit. Lots of helpful? cairns en route :-)nordicstar18/07/2016
Road and snow covered path from Inverchoran. The path goes up to a cairn which is clearly visible on the skyline on the approach. Excellent weather and snow conditions.fasgadh15/02/2016
Excellent stalkers' path goes far further and higher than shown on map.Campbell Singer25/10/2015
selfdavidsbatty03/06/2015
On way back to Inverchoran.Martin R13/05/2015
Heathergarbo110328/12/2014
1st of 2 grahams today from the bridge.robertphillips26/07/2014
1 of 2: From Inverchoran.ChrisR27/01/2012
Solo HFB25/10/2009
Alone. In conjunction with Bach an EichSpudGunn18/05/2008
From Carn na Cre and on to Creagan a' Chaorainn.Alan Moore04/05/2008
Easy parking at bridge, warm, sunny, good views.iangalbraith12/09/2007
from Inverchoran 75 minsdmckeith31/05/2007
Galltywenallt24/04/2007
Over River Meig around Inverchoran and up steadily on very wide track around east side of Creagan a'Chaorainn. At highest point of track small bridge over a side stream led onto nice stalkers path uphill to its end. General direction of top to another track and a third when that too ran out. Myriad cairns on slopes to top at 15.00.arranc30/06/2006
ELMA/CAMERON/FRASER/RHANNA/ANDY&CLARE/FRASER&JOYCE/ALASTAIR MCKENZIEdonmeister13/04/2003
Ascended from Inverchoran.JohnW28/06/2001
Selffergie24/06/2001
Out and back from Luipmaldrig bothy.Eddie07/12/1999
Br @ 260507 nr Inverchoran, good track to 268483, descend NNW to Gleann ChorainnRHW01/01/1999
Crawford Lindsay30/06/2024
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danpquinn12/11/2023
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