Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge

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Elevation profile Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
Elevation profile Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
Elevation profile Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
367
difficulty points
7.8%
avg. gradient
19%
steepest 100 meters
4.3km
length
340m
total ascent

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Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge is a climb in the region Highland. It is 4.3km long and bridges 340 vertical meters with an average gradient of 7.8%, resulting in a difficulty score of 367. The top of the ascent is located at 347 meters above sea level. Climbfinder users shared 1 review/story of this climb and uploaded 3 photos.

Road name: Old Military Road

4.0 by LeaperK
This is the hardest climb I've done - but a good one from both sides, definitely in the red line & just had enough gears to make it up - I've never been a hill climber so all new to me. Used it to test myself as I'm going to be trying the NC500 in May... read more
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Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge

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Statistics

Bealach Ratagan from Shiel Bridge
This climb
Highland
53 climbs
The Highlands
57 climbs
Scotland
271 climbs
Europe
46796 climbs
Difficulty points
367
rank
3
rank
3
rank
6
rank
6548
Average gradient
7.8%
rank
2
20% less steep than
Ben Grasco from Glengrasco
rank
2
20% less steep than
Ben Grasco from Glengrasco
rank
24
44% less steep than
Montrose Street
rank
7485
74% less steep than
Calçada do Rêgo Lameiro
Length
4.3km
rank
23
78% shorter than
Glen Etive from Loch Etive
rank
25
78% shorter than
Glen Etive from Loch Etive
rank
88
78% shorter than
Glen Etive from Loch Etive
rank
13907
Total ascent
340m
rank
4
45% less ascent than
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
rank
4
45% less ascent than
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
rank
14
45% less ascent than
Bealach na Ba from Tornapress
rank
9876

Classification

Famous climb
Beautiful scenery
Hidden gem
2 hairpin turns

Road surface condition

33% 67% 0%
Based on 3 votes
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Traffic

100% 0% 0%
Based on 2 votes
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Climbing times

7 km/h 00:37:10
11 km/h 00:23:39
15 km/h 00:17:21
19 km/h 00:13:41

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Reviews (1)

LeaperK
4 Mo 4.0 00:32:29 (8km/h)

This is the hardest climb I've done - but a good one from both sides, definitely in the red line & just had enough gears to make it up - I've never been a hill climber so all new to me.

Used it to test myself as I'm going to be trying the NC500 in May