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Walk 1296 - Beinn Eich & Doune Hill

Nat Park   Loch Lomond and Trossachs
County/Area   Argyll and Bute
AuthorLou Johnson
Length8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Ascent3030 feet / 918 metres


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.


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.

OS ExplorerSheet 364
OS LandrangerSheet 56

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.

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Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

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Grade - moderate/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

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Ben Arthur ("The Cobbler") from Arrochar
Grade - moderate/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

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Ben Vorlich from Ardlui
Grade - moderate/hard
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Walk 2309 - 13.8 miles / 22.0 km away
Ben A'an from Loch Achray
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Walk 2418 - 16.5 miles / 26.4 km away
Beinn a'Chroin & Beinn Chabhair, from Inverlochlarig, Balquhidder
Grade - hard
Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km

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Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

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Grade - moderate
Length - 95.0 miles / 154.4 km

Walk 1406 - 20.4 miles / 32.7 km away
Ben More and Stob Binnein
Grade - moderate/hard
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

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


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Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park covers some 720 sq miles (1,865 sq km) of some of the finest scenery in Scotland ...
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