Name:Beinn na Laire
Hill number:7115
Height:564m / 1850ft
Parent (Ma):1609  Hecla [Thacla]
SMC/RHB Section:24C: North Uist, South Uist and Nearby Islands
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles]
Island:South Uist
Topographical area:IU01 Southuist-eriskay
Watershed:Long Island
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
Grid ref:NF 82958 34899
Summit feature:cairn on outcrop
Col:531m  NF828347  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 22
(1:25k) 453S
Observations:outcrop 15m E at NF 82973 34897 may be as high
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From Snishival, up Beinn Mor, Beinn Choradail, Hecla, dog-leg to Beinn na Laire. Round to NW ridge of Hecla and descend, returning straight to startphil7029/08/2023
Beinn Choradail and Hecla circuit. Parked in small off road area by bridge just S of memorial. Started on track at N end of Loch Dobhrain and continued up Gleann Dorchaidh to reach Bealach Sheiliosdail. From here climbed to summit of Beinn Choradail, descended under impressive cliffes and climbed to Hecla. Continued to Beinn na Laire and contoured to W ridge of Hecla. Descent to Tobha Mor via Na Creagan and Thatharsal and some road walking back to car. Hot and sunny, great views.RobertP12/06/2023
See HeclaStueyB11/05/2023
Parked at 820388. Went around Loch Teariga and then to the west end of Loch Fada. Direct ascent with CM. Onwards to Hecla.bolton06/09/2022
I left my rucksack on Hecla and came over here for a quick detour to bag the summit. Solo.Dangerous Dave03/06/2022
Cloud no viewsAdventurers515/09/2021
From Hecla, then dropped down to Na Creagan.jonglew10/08/2018
see log for Heclacarole engel05/08/2018
On route to Heclatrimarc207/10/2017
Hecla from north, back via coastal tumpsRHW01/05/2016
Dropped off at Loch Sgioport. Turned south at Loch nam Faoilean over moor to Loch Spotail. Up Coire na h-Eitich to Beinn Sgalabhat and up easy slopes to Beinn na Laire. Great weather, stunning views. Onward to Hecla and Beinn Corrodale.Campbell Singer10/04/2016
as part of a route in the wilds surrounding Heclastig_nest23/05/2009
Tom Mundell20/07/2019
sarah mundell20/07/2019
Trekking toes20/07/2019
Gavin Theobald28/04/2018
Colin Crawford22/09/2014
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