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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 yesterday via mobile

It’s a long way up and a hard steep walk but it’s very worthwhile if you put in the effort. The views are outstanding all the way up to the top., especially if you get a good dry clear day.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The Buachaille is a stark way point for Glencoe and Glen Etive. My climbing days are sadly over but the views in snow are epic. Take care driving down Etive. Some drivers have never seen or used a passing place before.

Thank Kandersteg
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We came to see this amazing spot, it sums up Scotland perfectly. This shows the Highlands in one Glen.

Thank UnRealExperience
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Stunning dramatic scenery. Climbed this with my husband and our friend, did the 2 Munros including curved ridge.. 8 hr hike. For prepared hikers with proper equipment.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

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 19 June 2018

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

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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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