Ben Cruachan, Scotland

Prominence: 879 m, 2884 ft

Elevation: 1126 meters, 3694 feet

True Isolation: 20 km, 12.43 mi
SubpeaksBen Cruachan - Stob Dearg (1103 m/3619 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)56° 25' 36'' N, 5° 7' 55'' W
56.42677, -5.13193 (Dec Deg)
368517 E 6255618 N, Zone 30 (UTM)
CountryUnited Kingdom
County/Second Level RegionArgyll and Bute (Highest Point)

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     Trail 100-Britain's Greatest Mountains (Rank #10)
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     Marilyns of Great Britain (Rank #12)
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     Marilyns of Scotland (Rank #10)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 87
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 80)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1969-08-13 by Stuart Mackenzie
     2014-08-17 by Renée Otte (Unsuccessful)
     2016-06-26 by Renée Otte
     2017-05-18 by Lee Cleghorn
     2018-03-24 by Alfred E Neuman
     2021-04-10 by David Given
     2021-08-26 by Steve Smith (GPS Track)
     2023-02-18 by Leon Kielmann (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 879 m/2884 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 879 m/2884 ft
  Key Col: 247 m/810 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 20 km/12.43 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 56.3983, -4.8117
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ben Lui  (E)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: Great Britain
Range4: Grampian Mountains
Range5: Loch Leven-Connel Bridge-Glen Lochy
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-Ireland-Scotland
Atlantic Ocean
IslandGreat Britain
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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