Beinn Dearg Mor and Beinn Dearg Bheag, from Gruinard

Beinn Dearg Mor and Bheag rise across Loch na Sealga from mighty An Teallach, but are in no way overshadowed by their famous neighbour. These magnificent peaks have dramatic rock architecture, a very remote but spectacular location, and superlative views; they rank amongst not just the finest Corbetts but amongst the finest of all Scotland's mountains.

Terrain

Landrover track to Loch na Sealga, then rough path above loch. Pathless up into corrie; steep ground with boulders and scree on the hills.

Public Transport

None to start.

Start

Start of track up Gruinard River at NG961911. 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.

Users' reports

As well as reading our description of each walking route, you can read about the experiences of others users on this walk and others.
There are 3 user reports for this walk - click to read them.

Write your own report - there's £90 to win at Webtogs each month
Add this walk to your wishlist.

  • Currently 4.00/5

User Rating
Log in to vote
gradegradegradegradegrade
Grade (key)

bog factorbog factorbog factor
Bog Factor (key)