Beinn Tarsuinn (Corbett)

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This article deals with the Corbett on the Isle of Arran. There are other mountains called Beinn Tarsuinn (disambiguation).
Beinn Tarsuinn
Beinn Tarsuinn.jpg
From Goat Fell to the east
Highest point
Elevation 826 m (2,710 ft)
Prominence 235 m (771 ft)
Parent peak Caisteal Abhail
Listing Corbett, Marilyn
Translation transverse hill (Gaelic)
Location Isle of Arran, Scotland
OS grid NR959412
Topo map OS Landranger 69

Beinn Tarsuinn is a mountain on the Isle of Arran, Scotland.[1] It is the southernmost of the four Corbetts on the island, lying between Glen Rosa to the east and Glen Iorsa to the west.

Beinn Tarsuinn is often climbed in conjunction with the neighbouring peak of Cìr Mhòr, to which it is linked by a rocky ridge forming the subsidiary top of A' Chìr. The crossing of A' Chìr involves scrambling, however the two peaks can be linked without crossing A' Chìr by means of a path that traverse the ridge's western side. The simplest and shortest route up Beinn Tarsuinn is via one of the two ridges on either side of the Coire a' Bhradain; both ridges drop down into Glen Rosa, the usual access for most walkers to this group of hills.


Coordinates: 55°37′19″N 5°14′31″W / 55.62194°N 5.24194°W / 55.62194; -5.24194