Beinn Fhionnlaidh (Carn Eige)

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Beinn Fhionnlaidh is a frustrating Munro for baggers, being out on the inaccessible ridge running north from Carn Eige. Loch Mullardoch guards the foot of this ridge so most baggers have to climb over Carn Eige twice to get out and back from this peak.

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Region: Loch Ness

Altitude: 1005 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Carn Eige, Mam Sodhail and Beinn Fhionnlaidh from Glen Affric

Other routes and challenges

The only really feasible alternative to an approach over Carn Eige and Mam Sodhail as above is to charter a boat up Loch Mullardoch.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glen Affric Hotels

Glen Affric B&B

Glen Affric Cottages

Loch Ness Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Beinn Fhionnlaidh (Carn Eige)



Users' walk reports for Beinn Fhionnlaidh (Carn Eige)

There are 1973 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Beinn Fhionnlaidh (Carn Eige). They have contributed 59 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
  26/5/12  69 M12
  7/11/11  29 M5
  24/7/20  27 M12
  7/6/13  26 M12
  11/12/12  26 M3
  17/8/15  21 M9
  27/5/16  19 M12
  12/5/17  17 M12
  24/7/17  14 M12
  17/8/15  13 M12
  2/5/14  13 M12
  20/4/14  13 M3
  30/6/18  11 M8
  22/9/12  10 M12
  15/10/18  9 M5C1
  11/8/12  9 M2
  1/5/11  9 M12
  30/5/14  8 M3
  1/7/11  8 M5
  1/7/14  7 M12
  29/6/14  7 M3
  2/5/17  6 M3
  14/5/16  6 M5
  20/5/14  6 M5
  6/7/19  5 M12
  7/6/19  5 M3
  7/7/13  5 M3
  11/7/20  4 M12
  3/6/16  4 M6
  16/5/16  4 M3
  26/5/12  4 M7
  31/7/20  3 M3
  7/5/18  3 M10
  7/6/16  3 M9
  10/10/15  3 M5
  14/7/14  3 M3
  1/7/14  3 M12
  15/6/19  2 M8
  19/8/17  2 M5
  7/9/13  2 M10
  26/5/13  2 M3
  23/6/12  2 M3
  23/7/08  2 M3
  19/9/20  1 M3
  25/6/16  1 M3
  19/9/15  1 M5
  22/8/15  1 M3
  3/7/15  1 M6
  7/8/14  1 M4
  5/7/14  1 M5
  28/8/12  1 M3
  7/8/12  1 M12
  19/6/10  1 M5
  14/9/09  1 M8
  6/7/18  0 M3
  11/5/17  0 M13
  23/6/16  0 M9
  8/6/16  0 M3
  9/6/07  0 M2

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