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Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route B)
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Photo from the walk - Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route B)

County/Area - Highland

Author - Andy Smith

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 2460 feet / 745 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

The Pap of Glencoe is a relatively straightforward walk from the village of Glen Coe. This Scottish hill overlooks the infamous Glen Coe and also provides excellent views across the surrounding mountains and lochs.


 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1162
Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route A)
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
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Sgorr Nam Fiannaidh from Glencoe
Grade - hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
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Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route C)
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
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Ridges & peaks of Bidean Nam Bian
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Walk 2554
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The Lost Valley, Glen Coe
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Bidean nam Bian via Stob Coire nan Lochan, Glencoe
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Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km
Walk 3106
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Length - 9.3 miles / 15 km
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Buachaille Etive Beag, Glen Coe
Grade - very hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 3303
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Mamores Ridge - Stob Ban, Am Bodach and Sgurr an Iubhair
Grade - hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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