4.5 of 5 (2 votes)

Beinn an t-Sidhein

A leisurely walk (low hills and fells (below 600m)) in national park Loch Lomond and the Trossachs in Stirlingshire, Scotland, about 7.20km (4.47 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 3:30h. It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 452m (1482ft)
Loss 431m (1414ft)
Max. Elevation 570m (1870ft)
Elevation (total) 883m (2896ft)
Start & End
Strathyre
Distance 7.20km
(4.47mi)
Duration ~3:30
Difficulty  
Leisurely
Ordnance Survey Map
Created by Anonymous Walker on 16 May 2016
This hill outside Strathyre offers a short but steep climb, rewarded with superb views of the hills and Munros of the Trossachs. Strathyre is also a pleasant, touristy little spot for a long weekend, or longer walks around the nearby forests and hills.

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Waypoints

OS Grid NN560171
Take the bus to Strathyre. Buses between Killin and Callander stop here.
Suspension bridge About 0.39 km (~0.24 miles) from
OS Grid NN559168
Cross the river at the suspension bridge, then take the first hairpin bend to head uphill through the woods.
Path beyond school About 0.39 km (~0.24 miles) from
OS Grid NN558171
Just after the primary school, a path heads steeply uphill through the forest.
Path in forest About 0.47 km (~0.29 miles) from
OS Grid NN553172
Keep veering left on the path until you reach the tree line.
On the ridge About 0.80 km (~0.5 miles) from
OS Grid NN548166
Once out of the trees, head north along the ridge towards the top.
Summit About 1.24 km (~0.77 miles) from
OS Grid NN547178
It's a short easy trek to the top of the hill.
Buachaille Breige About 0.86 km (~0.53 miles) from
OS Grid NN545187
Continue north along the ridge before dropping again into the forest.
Gate in the wall About 0.67 km (~0.42 miles) from
OS Grid NN547193
There is a gate back into the forest at the northern end of the ridge.
Forest track About 0.49 km (~0.3 miles) from
OS Grid NN551191
Turn right and descend through the woods on the forest track.
Left turn About 1.39 km (~0.86 miles) from
OS Grid NN555178
Turn left down into the village again.
Strathyre again About 0.50 km (~0.31 miles) from
OS Grid NN558174
Continue down to the village. If time allows, drop into the Munro Inn in the village for a drink before heading home.

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