Beinn a' Chaisteil (Auch)

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Beinn a' Chaisteil rises steeply above the prominent viaduct across Gleann Auch. This side is formidable but easier ridges stretch southeast and northeast from the summit.

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Region: Argyll

Altitude: 886 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Beinn a' Chaisteil and Beinn nam Fuaran from Auch

Other routes and challenges

A unique traverse of five Corbetts in a single day can be made by extending the route up Beinn Odhar, Beinn Chaorach and Cam Chreag by making a long descent and reascent to Beinn a' Chaisteil. Continue as per the route given above before returning via the West Highland Way.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Tyndrum and Dalmally Hotels

Tyndrum and Dalmally B&B

Tyndrum and Dalmally cottages

Argyll Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


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Users' walk reports for Beinn a' Chaisteil (Auch)

There are 571 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Beinn a' Chaisteil (Auch). They have contributed 22 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most recent ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  16/4/21  0 C5
  27/9/20  1 C2
  6/9/20  0 C3
  19/4/19  1 C2
  30/8/18  0 C2
  20/8/17  10 C5
  17/4/17  14 M5C2
  17/6/16  3 M1C2
  30/4/16  2 C2
  23/4/16  4 C5
  19/7/15  4 C6
  2/5/15  1 C2
  8/11/14  2 M1C5
  21/9/14  1 M1C2
  26/7/14  3 C5
  19/5/14  4 M1C2
  17/5/14  1 C2
  11/7/13  3 M1C2
  25/3/12  12 C5
  24/3/12  10 C5
  23/1/11  0 C3
  27/7/96  0 C5

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