Glas Bheinn from Inchnadamph

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The northernmost summit of the great range which borders the eastern side of Assynt and runs over Conival to Breabag, Glas Bheinn receives comparatively little attention. It's ascent still provides a good walk in stunning surroundings.


Stalkers' path for approach, then steep climb with some scree and open plateau. Loch outflow may be tricky to cross in spate.

Public Transport

Infrequent bus service passes the start.


Inchnadamph. 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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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