A Ghlas Bheinn and the Falls of Glomach

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A Ghlas Bheinn is a small Munro rather overshadowed by neighbouring Beinn Fhada; it is however a rocky mountain with some character and the ascent can be combined with a visit to the Falls of Glomach.


Good paths to the Bealach an Sgairne; the upper slopes of the mountain are craggy but not too difficult, and there is a good return path from the Falls.

Public Transport

None to start. Citilink buses from Glasgow and Inverness stop at Allt a'chruinn, 2km from Morvich.


Morvich. 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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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