Beinn a' Chlachair

Summary for Beinn a' Chlachair

Beinn a' Chlachair is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1087 metres / 3566 feetNN471781Bine uh ChlachearHill of the stonemason
LocationAccess

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Details for Beinn a' Chlachair

Beinn a' Chlachair is part of a group of munros that lies south of Loch Laggan and is the largest of the group standing at 1087 metre / 3,566 feet. Beinn a' Chlachair is a high isolated plateau with steep crags and corries on its sides and is the most prominent seen from the roadside looking like a whaleback.

Normal access is from either end of the main ridge where stalkers paths give good access. However most guidebooks recommend the broad ridge on the east side of Coire Mor a' Chlachair and round the rim of the corrie to reach Beinn a' Chalachair's summit point.

There area excellent views on a clear day over to Loch Ossian< and especially Beinn na Lap< to the south.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Beinn a' Chlachair is Nineteen

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Bill Campbell marked Beinn a' Chlachair as bagged on Tue 05 May 2009
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Alison Terrey marked Beinn a' Chlachair as bagged on Tue 28 Apr 2009
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Fhuaran marked Beinn a' Chlachair as bagged on Mon 16 Feb 2009
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tony meeson marked Beinn a' Chlachair as bagged on Sun 25 Jan 2009