Beinn nan Oighreag, Glen Lochay

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Ranking amongst the highest of the Corbetts, Beinn nan Oighreag was briefly thought to top 3000 feet. The approach given here from Glen Lochay is perhaps the most attractive, following an old path to the shielings of the Allt Dhuin Croisg.

Terrain

Boggy old path for approach, then burn crossing and pathless grassy / heathery hillside.

Public Transport

No public transport to the start.

Start

Start of tarmac track branching from Glen Lochay minor road at NN539352. 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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