Beinn Bhrotain

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Beinn Bhrotain is a huge, sprawling mountain rising in an extremely remote location on the west side of Glen Dee. Its northern side falls precipitously down to the great trench of Glen Geusachan.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 1157 metres

Summit view: Open virtual summit

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Detailed route description and map

Beinn Bhrotain and Monadh Mor from Glen Feshie

Other routes and challenges

The obvious alternative to the route given above is to start from the Linn of Dee to White Bridge and then make the ascent from Glen Dee. This route could include Carn Clioch-mhuillin, which was originally a Munro and was intended by Sir Hugh to be his final ascent. If including Monadh Mor then the descent could be made down the boggy Glen Geusachan.

The standard ascents are epic enough for most. However, from Monadh Mor you could head up the SW ridge of Sgor an Lochan Uaine to link with that range.

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Users' walk reports for Beinn Bhrotain

There are 1186 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Beinn Bhrotain . They have contributed 44 public walk reports including this summit.. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  24/07/2011  14 M2
  21/09/2012  9 M5
  09/02/2013  5 M1
  21/07/2012  5 M2
  01/08/2011  5 M8
  04/06/2012  4 M6
  30/06/2011  4 M4
  23/08/2014  3 M2
  23/08/2014  3 M2
  10/08/2013  3 M6
  11/11/2012  3 M2
  19/06/2012  3 M2
  05/03/2012  3 M2C3
  15/06/2014  2 M5
  10/05/2014  2 M4C1
  07/07/2013  2 M2
  07/06/2013  2 M7
  11/11/2012  2 M1
  01/11/2012  2 M5
  23/01/2012  2 M1
  13/08/2011  2 M2
  05/10/2013  1 M8C1
  04/08/2013  1 M4
  26/06/2013  1 M2
  04/09/2012  1 M2
  13/08/2011  1 M2
  26/09/2014  0 M2
  15/08/2014  0 M2
  20/06/2014  0 M2
  11/03/2014  0 M3
  09/11/2013  0 M2
  08/10/2013  0 M5
  21/07/2013  0 M12
  08/06/2013  0 M6
  23/09/2012  0 M2
  22/09/2012  0 M2
  01/07/2012  0 M5
  08/05/2012  0 M2
  24/08/2011  0 M4
  22/04/2011  0 M7
  16/10/2010  0 M6
  18/08/2010  0 M8
  26/10/2009  0 M2
  09/09/2009  0 M4

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