A Ghlas Bheinn and the Falls of Glomach
A Ghlas Bheinn is a relatively small Munro, seeming at first glance to be rather overshadowed by neighbouring Beinn Fhada. On closer aquintance it is revealed as a rocky mountain of great character. The ascent here is combed with a visit to the Falls of Glomach - the finest in Scotland.
Good stalker paths to the Bealach an Sgairne; from the pass to the summit is a rougher hill path. Descent route described is much rougher and steeper with pathless going before the Bealach na Sroine route is reached.
None to start. Citilink buses from Glasgow and Inverness stop at Allt a'chruinn, 2km from Morvich.
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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