Beinn a 'Chochuill

Summary for Beinn a 'Chochuill

Beinn a 'Chochuill is an munro in Scotand and is located in the area Strath Orchy to Loch Leven as defined by SMC. (and lies in region known as Cruachan )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
980 metres / 3215 feetNN109328Bine yuh ChochellHill of the shell
LocationAccess
Strath Orchy to Loch Leventel: 01831 200638
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Details for Beinn a 'Chochuill

Beinn a 'Chochuill & Beinn Eunaich are the highest peaks that lie on a 12km ridge between Loch Etive and Glen Strae. While Beinn a 'Chochuill is dwarfed by it's south western neighbour Ben Cruachan, this munro still has a distinctive shape having an elongated ridge stretching west to east. Beinn a' Chochuill is linked to Beinn Eunaich on the east by a fine narrow ridge which is grassy on the south, but fairly steep and rocky on its northern side. Ben Cruachan massif on the south is linked via a bealach at 550 metres.

From the ridge there are excellent views of Cruachan's westerly peaks. The usual approach is via the Hydro track from Castles Farm on the south.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Beinn a 'Chochuill is Thirty-Five

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esbcs27 marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Thu 11 Jul 2013
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weaselmaster marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Sat 24 Nov 2012
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stu marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Mon 08 Oct 2012
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potace marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Sat 05 May 2012
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Scunner marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Sun 29 Apr 2012
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soc079 marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Thu 29 Mar 2012
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nordic.rock marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Sun 26 Feb 2012
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BMrider marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Fri 21 Oct 2011
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Brian marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Thu 22 Sep 2011
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billmyl marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Fri 26 Aug 2011
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PascalineBC marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Sun 17 Jul 2011
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Davie Blacker marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Mon 11 Apr 2011
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Godwit marked Beinn a 'Chochuill as bagged on Wed 26 Jan 2011