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Ridges & peaks of Bidean Nam Bian
Introduction to Walk 2955

Photo from the walk - Ridges & peaks of Bidean Nam Bian

County/Area - Highland

Author - Stephen Starkey

Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Ascent - 4950 feet / 1500 metres

Time - 10 hours 10 minutes

Grade - very hard

A classic Highland mountain walk from Glen Coe visiting the summits and ridges of Bidean nam Bian. This route is a serious undertaking and should only be attempted by experienced mountain walkers.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. This applies in England. Wales & Scotland have different and stricter rules which do not allow walking away from home.

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 384Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 384Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 41Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 41Digital Map1:50kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Walk 2554
1.6 miles / 2.5 km away
The Lost Valley, Glen Coe
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
Walk 3251
1.6 miles / 2.5 km away
Bidean nam Bian via Stob Coire nan Lochan, Glencoe
Grade - hard
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 3118
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Sgor na h'Ulaidh from Achnachon, Glen Coe
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1162
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Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route A)
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1234
2.3 miles / 3.7 km away
Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route B)
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 3000
2.3 miles / 3.7 km away
Sgorr Nam Fiannaidh from Glencoe
Grade - hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 3322
2.3 miles / 3.7 km away
Pap of Glencoe from Glencoe Village (Route C)
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 2808
3.2 miles / 5.2 km away
Buachaille Etive Beag, Glen Coe
Grade - very hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1496
3.7 miles / 5.9 km away
WHW - Day 6 -Kinlocheven to Fort William
Grade - moderate
Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km
Walk 3106
3.9 miles / 6.3 km away
Binnein Mor from Kinlochleven
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 9.3 miles / 15 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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