Walk h102 Bidean nam Bian and Stob Coire Sgreamhach

2 Munros and 5 Murdos/Munro Tops


Route outline for walk h102:

The Pass of Glencoe  -  The River Coe  -  Coire Nan Lochan  -  Stob Coire Nan Lochan (Bidean Nam Bian)  -  Bidean Nam Bian  -  Stob Coire Nam Beith (Bidean Nam Bian)  -  Bidean Nam Bian  -  Lost Valley Buttress  -  Bealach Dearg  -  Stob Coire Sgreamhach  -  Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach)  -  Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (North East Top)  -  Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach)  -  Stob Coire Sgreamhach  -  Bealach Dearg  -  Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley')  -  Allt Corrie Gabhail  -  The Pass of Glencoe.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munros
2
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
5
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Bidean nam Bian at 1150m (3774ft). Bidean nam Bian is classified as a Munro (No. 24) and a Scottish Marilyn (19th highest in Scotland, 19th highest in the UK). Bidean nam Bian is also known as a Murdo or Munro Top (32nd highest in Scotland).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Stob Coire nan Lochan (Bidean nam Bian) at 1115m (3659ft). Stob Coire nan Lochan (Bidean nam Bian) is known as a Murdo or Munro Top (52nd highest in Scotland).

You will also reach the summit of Stob Coire nam Beith (Bidean nam Bian) at 1107m (3633ft). Stob Coire nam Beith (Bidean nam Bian) is known as a Murdo or Munro Top (61st highest in Scotland).

Along the way you will also bag Stob Coire Sgreamhach at 1072m (3518ft). - a Munro (No. 65) and a Murdo or Munro Top (89th highest in Scotland) ; Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) at 952m (3124ft). - a Murdo or Munro Top (322nd highest in Scotland).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 384
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 41
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk h102 Bidean nam Bian and Stob Coire Sgreamhach

In no particular order . . .

Loch Leven and Glenco from near the summit of Bidean Nam Bian

Loch Leven and Glenco from near the summit of Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Ronnie Smith (3)

The  Lost Valley , tucked away between Aonach Dubh and Gearr Aonach (2 of the 3 sisters of Glen Coe)

The Lost Valley , tucked away between Aonach Dubh and Gearr Aonach (2 of the 3 sisters of Glen Coe)

Photo: Peter Royle (2)

Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) from Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley' of Glen Coe)

Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) from Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley' of Glen Coe)

Photo: Jacques Duijn (7)

*Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (left), Stob Coire Sgreamhach (centre left), Bidean Nam Bian (centre right) and Gearr Aonach (right) from Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley' of Glen Coe)

*Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (left), Stob Coire Sgreamhach (centre left), Bidean Nam Bian (centre right) and Gearr Aonach (right) from Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley' of Glen Coe)

Photo: Jacques Duijn (4)

The girls in my life on Bidean Nam Bian

The girls in my life on Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Eric Smith (1)

*Ben Nevis and The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Beinn Fhada

*Ben Nevis and The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Beinn Fhada

Photo: David Cochrane (6)

Me and my two brothers (Paul and Laurie) on Stob Coire nan Lochan (Bidean nam Bian)

Me and my two brothers (Paul and Laurie) on Stob Coire nan Lochan (Bidean nam Bian)

Photo: William Dowell (1)

The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Bidean Nam Bian

The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Chris Haselden (53)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Stob Coire Sgreamhach from Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley' of Glen Coe)

Stob Coire Sgreamhach from Coire Gabhail (The 'Lost Valley' of Glen Coe)

Photo: Jacques Duijn (8)


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