Walk 1296

Beinn Eich & Doune Hill

Nat Park - Loch Lomond and Trossachs

County/Area - Argyll and Bute

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 3030 feet / 918 metres

Grade - mod/hard

This walk in the Loch Lomond National Park starts from near Luss on the shores of Loch Lomond. The route then climbs onto Beinn Eich and continues along the ridge to Doune Hill. Views are superb throughout although you need some route finding skills in places.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

- OS Explorer - Sheet 364 BUY MAP

- OS Landranger - Sheet 56 BUY MAP

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Area Information

Loch Lomond and Trossachs NP

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park covers some 720 sq miles (1,865 sq km) of some of the finest scenery in Scotland. Inaugurated in 2002, this National Park lies within an ... - More information

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