Ben Tianavaig, Braes

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Ben Tianavaig makes a fantastic short hillwalk, with a beautiful coastal position, a dramatic escarpment and fabulous views.


Sheep-paths throughout; first section on open hill is indistinct and can be wet, but otherwise the going is excellent.

Public Transport

No buses to Camastianavaig. Bus number 59 has a daily service, two on Fridays; get off at the Camastianavaig road end, which is one kilometre from the start.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions and may not be suitable in winter. See our Winter Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.


Parking beside the bay at Camastianavaig. Map and directions.

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