Beinn nan Aighenan

Summary for Beinn nan Aighenan

Beinn nan Aighenan 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 Etive )

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HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
960 metres / 3150 feetNN148405Bine Ner-nigh-yanHill of the hinds
LocationAccess
Strath Orchy to Loch LevenBlackmount Estate, tel: 01838 400255
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Details for Beinn nan Aighenan

Beinn nan Aighenan is one of the most remote hills in the central highlands situated approximately 6km south east of the head of Loch Etive standing behind Ben Starav. It's a bulky mountain with a steep north face and it's summit is has extensive pavement's of Etive granite.

Beinn nan Aighenan is usualy accessed via Glen Etive over the bealach (766 metres) between Ben Starav and Glas Bheinn Mhor involving a rocky clamber.

To the east of Beinn nan Aighenan is Allt Hallater and athough it is a long way from any roads (bike ?) the higher reaches accumulate large amounts of snow in most winters and provide good runs for ski / snowboarding.

The number of registered munro-madness users who have climbed Beinn nan Aighenan is Twenty-One

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