Garbh Bheinn, Loch Leven

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Garbh Bheinn has a fine conical form and encloses the southern side of Loch Leven. The ascent is short but unremittingly steep, with outstanding views throughout.

Terrain

Very boggy ground lower down; drier but very steep ascent higher up. Rocky ridge to the summit.

Public Transport

None.

Start

Laybys on B863 east of Caolasnacon. Map and 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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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