Beinn Mhic Chasgaig

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Beinn Mhic Chasgaig is hidden away in the upper reaches of Glen Etive, behind the better known peak of Creise.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 864 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Beinn Mhic Chasgaig from Glen Etive

Other routes and challenges

The usual ascent is up the gorge from Alltchaorunn as described. A much more direct alternative route up the NNE ridge is only possible when the River Etive is low, as the river must be forded.

The mountain is linked by a 698m bealach to the Creise ridge, enabling Munro/Corbett combinations if done as a traverse.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glencoe Hotels

Glencoe B&B

Glencoe Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)

Beinn Mhic Chasgaig

Users' walk reports for Beinn Mhic Chasgaig

There are 421 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Beinn Mhic Chasgaig. They have contributed 23 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.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  22/9/19  8 C4
  22/11/15  7 C2
  14/6/19  6 M1C1
  1/3/14  6 M1C1
  23/2/13  5 M1C1
  22/4/11  5 M1C1
  5/11/14  3 C1
  10/11/19  2 M1C1
  1/3/14  2 M1C1
  23/9/20  1 C1
  18/1/19  1 C1
  30/5/16  1 C2
  10/4/16  1 C1
  14/10/15  1 C1
  5/9/15  1 C1
  15/12/11  1 C1
  10/11/19  0 M1C1
  15/7/19  0 C1
  20/4/18  0 C1
  13/4/13  0 C1
  27/10/12  0 C1
  6/7/12  0 C1
  30/1/10  0 C1

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