Walk h162 Bidean nam Bian, Stob Coire Sgreamhach and Bein Fhada

The highest point in what was 'Argyll'


Route outline for walk h162:

The Pass of Glencoe  -  River Coe  -  Coire Nan Lochan  -  Aonach Dubh  -  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) (Far North East Top)  -  Lairig Eilde  -  Allt Lairig Eilde  -  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 h162 Bidean nam Bian, Stob Coire Sgreamhach and Bein Fhada

In no particular order . . .

The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Bidean Nam Bian

The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Chris Haselden (53)

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  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)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

The Lost Valley of Glen Coe from Lost Valley Buttress, Bealach Dearg

The Lost Valley of Glen Coe from Lost Valley Buttress, Bealach Dearg

Photo: Chris Haselden (52)

Looking South West from the highest point of Lairig Eilde

Looking South West from the highest point of Lairig Eilde

Photo: Aileen Farquhar (5)

Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) from Lairig Eilde

Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) from Lairig Eilde

Photo: Aileen Farquhar (2)

Looking South West from the highest point of Lairig Eilde

Looking South West from the highest point of Lairig Eilde

Photo: Aileen Farquhar (3)

In Lairig Eilde

In Lairig Eilde

Photo: Aileen Farquhar (1)

The girls in my life on Bidean Nam Bian

The girls in my life on Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Eric Smith (1)


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