Walk h211 Bidean nam Bian from Pass of Glen Coe

The highest point in what was 'Argyll'


Route outline for walk h211:

- Pass of Glencoe  -   Coire Nan Lochan  -   Stob Coire Nan Lochan (Bidean Nam Bian)  -   Bidean Nam Bian  -   Stob Coire Nam Beith (Bidean Nam Bian)  -   Allt Coire Nam Beithach  -   A82  -   Loch Achtriochtan  -   The Pass of Glencoe.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munro
1
Munro
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
3
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets
Munro
1
Munro
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
3
Murdos/
Munro Tops
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

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 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 also take you to the top of Stob Coire nan Lochan (Bidean nam Bian), 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), 1107m (3633ft). Stob Coire nam Beith (Bidean nam Bian) is known as a Murdo or Munro Top (61st highest in Scotland).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 h211 Bidean nam Bian from Pass of Glen Coe

In no particular order . . .

The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Bidean Nam Bian

The Aonach Eagach Ridge from Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Chris Haselden (53)

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)

The Pass of Glen Coe

The Pass of Glen Coe

Photo: Tony Jacobs (5)

Buachaille Etive Mor (left) and Beinn a' Chrulaiste (right) from the A82

Buachaille Etive Mor (left) and Beinn a' Chrulaiste (right) from the A82

Photo: Debra Smith (1)

The Pass of Glen Coe

The Pass of Glen Coe

Photo: Tony Jacobs (6)

Rannoch Moor from The pass of Glen Coe

Rannoch Moor from The pass of Glen Coe

Photo: Louise Wong (1)

The girls in my life on Bidean Nam Bian

The girls in my life on Bidean Nam Bian

Photo: Eric Smith (1)

Me on the West Highland Way in The Pass of Glen Coe with Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) in the background

Me on the West Highland Way in The Pass of Glen Coe with Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) in the background

Photo: Darren King (1)

Aonach Eagach, Glen Coe - What a ridge walk - the best in Britain

Aonach Eagach, Glen Coe - What a ridge walk - the best in Britain

Photo: Ronnie Smith (2)

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)


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