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A favorite for climbers and hikers, this is one of Scotland's most graceful and most photographed mountains.
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Ballachulish, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would never imagine wild swimming at warm temperatures in the Scottish mountains but there we were. Beautiful setting and many swimming pools. Even though we were in the middle of the heatwave and there were quite a few cars parked around, we found a...More

Thank Clarissa C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rugged beauty and atmosphere of this valley is ever changing, the light and weather dominates the dramatic mountains, particularly Buachaille Etive Mor. The area attracts visitors to experience the mood and history of this very interesting place, walkers, mountaineers, photographers and artists.

Thank ANN A
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Probably the archetypal Scottish mountain. A tough walk by most routes but Curved Ridge is the classic introduction to the Munro.

Thank climberrobert
Reviewed 28 May 2018

It's a bit of a scramble in places, we met a few people on the way down who'd turned back before they reached the top, so be prepared to use your hands. Walking poles recommended. When we went there was snow up at the top...More

Thank mmcleod14
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Stunning mountain, great to climb but not for the faint hearted. The view from the top is amazing. If you're re not a walker you can just admire it from afar. It welcomes you to Glencoe and doesn't disappoint. Worth a visit

Thank Con42
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and myself stayed at River Beds bear Ballachulish and we had heard about Glen etive. You can actually feed wild deer here! You need to drive a few miles down the road to get to them but it was well worth it! They...More

Thank vannixon83
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This area of Scotland is so beautiful! The serenity of this beautiful landscape is contagious and you can't help but take it all in. The "one lane" road could be a little intimidating at first, but traffic there is really not that busy and whenever...More

Thank Diyana N
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The character of the Highlands is summed up in this one mountain alone standing as a sentinel to Glencoe and Glen Etive. I waited 10 years to climb it's famous Crowberry Gulley in winter and over the years the mountain has seen me return to...More

Thank kiboko4pm
Reviewed 10 January 2018

this is the most photographed mountain in Scotland i would say, a must see and a must climb if you are in the area.

Thank jamie r
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Take the road to glen etive from the main Glencoe road. The buachaille mountain is on your right. Drive 100 yards and pull in to the small parking space, cross the road and walk 50 yards towards the buachaille mountain and you will see the...More

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Response from Garry A | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, we stayed at the Isle of Glen Coe hotel, just cross the road to the Village of Glen Coe and head left, it's near the little Co-Op, you will see the quarry and there are two walks you can choose from. Hope this... More
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