Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan]

Summary for Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan]

Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area Glen Roy to Monadhliath as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as Loch Laggan )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1049 metres / 3442 feetNN386851Bine uh ChooereenHill of the rowan
LocationAccess
Glen Roy to Monadhliathtel: 01397 712602
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Details for Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan]

Beinn a' Chaorainn is a south to north elongated mountain which rises above the forestry to the north of Loch Laggin. The ridge along the mountain contains 3 peaks all roughly the same height of which the central one is the true summit and marked as munro status. The best feature of Beinn a' Chaorainn are the eastern flanks which form a line of steep rocky corrie which rise dramatically above the Allt na h-Uamha below. All other slopes or more of less featureless.

On the western side of Beinn a' Chaorainn is the munro Beinn Teallach which is usually climbed on the same outing via the north western nose descending to a col marked with a small cairn around NN37068674 (600m).

Usual access to this peak is from the road near Roughburn on A86 road via a path which leads up through forest area up onto the southern top. Alternatively by climbing Beinn Teallach and gain access via the high col onto the northern top.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] is Thirty-Three

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Yoz marked Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] as bagged on Sat 16 Feb 2013
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Dale Robinson marked Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] as bagged on Thu 05 Apr 2012
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iceferret marked Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] as bagged on Sun 12 Jun 2011
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alan marked Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] as bagged on Mon 02 May 2011
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Godwit marked Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan] as bagged on Wed 26 Jan 2011