Beinn a'Chaorainn summit summit
[Summit Cairn of Beinn A'Chaorainn - View toward Macdui Plateau, 2 kb]1082m. No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Munros, Marilyns.

Photo: Summit Cairn of Beinn A'Chaorainn - View toward Macdui Plateau © soularch
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Hidden - 21/Apr/15

halfaseesaw - 18/Apr/15

Hidden - 15/Mar/15

Hidden - 15/Mar/15

Aberdeen_Jo - 2015

radioshed - 07/Dec/14 with dave s

David Stevens - 07/Dec/14 with Matt Craig

Hidden - 06/Dec/14

MCL - 13/Jul/14 with Steph

Hidden - 11/May/14

philgriffiths - 03/May/14 with Chris Sangwin, Rich Payne

Hidden - Solo - 10/Apr/14

Hidden - 2014

weaselmaster - 2014

brianrunner - 2014

Yourlead - 2014

louise123 - 2014

Hidden - 05/Oct/13

Mick Loughran - 29/Sep/13

Sick Kid - 01/Sep/13

Began at car park in Linn of Dee, absolutely mobbed and paid for. Took the path signposted Glen Lui and the walk began. Over a big wooden bridge and then turned left to walk towards Derry Lodge. This was a good few km and took about an hour or so. Once we got to Derry Lodge we took the path heading north into the Glen between Macdhui and Bureac. Decided to follow this path all the way up the Glen to a'Chaorainn. Once the path split - left going to Hutchinsons Memorial Hut and straight on to a'Chaorainn, we walked about another km and then headed straight up over some heather for about 100 metres, taking us to a 1.5km plateau that approaches the Munro from the south east. The ground was dry but after periods of wet it would be very boggy and there was no path noticeable. A anyway, on first to a wee hump and then up the eastern flank of a'Chaorainn. The wind picked up as we began to head to Bhreac. From the summit we headed was for about 500 m to avoid a bog and headed due south to the northern flank of Bhreac, going was difficult as there was no real path but by the time we began the ascent of Bhreac I found a path that led all the way to a'Chaorainn! Anyway, the path winds between the two tops, along the eastern side. Picked this up and I was on the south top in no time. Rather than come off west into a forest in the Glen we headed south, contouring around a 750m peak and joined the path past Derry Lodge on the path out o the car park. 40 minutes or so back to the car park. Sunshine all the way, windy at the summit, burnt neck after walking up the Glen to the furthest Munro - Bert's idea, 27 km, 1000 metres ascent, around 8 hours. Walked with Bert & Stewart.
Michael.paparakis - 06/Jul/13

prog99 - 29/Jun/13 with Fiona

graeme0811 - 20/May/13

Simon Caldwell - 31/Mar/13 with Carmen & Rob

lithos - 31/Mar/13 with carmen, Simon C

Hidden - Jan/13

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jadm2 - 2013

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jacobfinn - 2013

johnrich - 09/Nov/12

4hr's car to car from Linn of Dee, via Beinn Bhreac (1:25), a'Chaorainn (2:11), NW towards Loch Avon, then S back to Derry Lodge. Terrible running territory on the plateau!
andyinglis - 29/Jul/12

Dustin - 25/Jul/12

joermann - 18/May/12

Neal B (et al.!) Cool in the Glen, Winter on the Tops, Fantastic views!
mwicks1968 - 28/Apr/12

Hidden - Mar/12

Hidden - 2012

totspurjohn - 2012

Hidden - 2012

victim of mathematics - 23/Oct/11 with Cornish Merlin

gav - 14/Sep/11 with Anna, Mark

andyc.23 - 02/Sep/11

tundraboy - 27/Jun/11

fhuaran - 2011

Hidden - TR RP - 2011

Hidden - 2011

punj - 2011

Hidden - 2011

sarongboy - 2011

Hidden - 2011

fcl - 2011

oor wullie - 2011

Jack Frost - 2011

Garbhanach - 2011

Garbhanach - 2011

whispering nic - 2011

chazzyboy19 - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Scottish78 - 2011

Hidden - 2011

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Hidden - 01/Jul/10

Hidden - 18/Feb/10

srwarrender - 2010

BALD EAGLE - 27/May/09 with Will Wykes, Rob Horler

mjstephens2001 - 29/Jul/07

Hidden - 15/Jul/07

Sean Kelly - Jul/07 with Harold Jepson

prog99 - 29/Apr/07 with Fiona

Hidden - 05/Aug/06

Templeton Adams - Jul/05 with westy, sherp

Dustin - 31/Jul/04 with Howard Bunyan

Captain Solo - 06/Jul/03 with Karen

Simon Caldwell - 27/May/03 with Carmen

Hidden - 16/Apr/03

Hidden - 05/Apr/03

99bolivar - 31/Jul/01

Hidden - 2000

Alastair MacSween - 02/Aug/97

jackse - 1995

OldMartin - 27/Aug/91

Stuart S - 14/Nov/82 with Fraser Stronach

MacAoidh - 18/Jul/82

Hidden - 11/Sep/80

johnkeith - 1980

Iain Thow - 14/Jan/78

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