Beinn Trilleachan, Glen Etive

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Beinn Trilleachan is famed for the rock-climbs on the Trilleachan Slabs high above Loch Etive. For hillwalkers, the mountain provides an enjoyable outing with stunning views.


Very boggy for the initial section. Higher up the hill is mostly pathless with some steeper sections and rocky terrain.

Public Transport

There is no public transport down Glen Etive.


Car park at end of public road down Glen Etive. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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. See our Winter Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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