Beinn Damh (or Ben Damph)

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This popular Corbett offers a stunning introduction to the mountains of Torridon. Beinn Damh is a superb viewpoint for both mountains and sea, and exhibits dramatic Torridonian sandstone architecture without the difficulty of some of its higher neighbours.


Excellent stalkers path to begin with, becoming eroded on the steeper slopes to the ridge. From here the path is indistinct but easy to follow in clear conditions over grassy and then stony ground with quartzite rocks on the final ascent..

Public Transport

None to start.


Car park at Torridon Inn, or limited parking on the road near the bend. 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 Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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