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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 30 October 2017

I have been ambling up and down the hills and mountains of Scotland and the Alps since I was but a nipper. This is one of the most accessible, picturesque and satisfying mountains around. However, do not attempt to walk the main corrie route unless...More

Thank tugcrumpton
Reviewed 14 October 2017

one of the most recognisable mountains in Scotland and it is well worth the visit, even if you look at it from below like myself!

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a magical mountain, one of the best climbs in Glencoe. Not for the faint hearted but what a view from the top.

Thank Con42
Reviewed 17 September 2017

One of the best hills in Scotland, this is well worth a visit even if you don't' do the full ridge. The main summit can usually be reached in just over two hours for the average walker and much less if you're very fit. The...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Yes, I have visited this mountain many, many times yet I try and get different photographs from various angles, different days, different skies

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Decided to go see what all the fuss is about & was completely blown away with the place, amazing views & river all the way will be back here for more exploring in the near future!!

Thank Damon L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

When you approach Glencoe you spot this hill/mountain first. Worth taking a foto off , really impressive. Maybe one day will climb this one ;-)

Thank wwmartij
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

For times I've visited Scotland and on all occasions missed the opportunity to stop and enjoy. This time we made it

Thank drenw2016
Reviewed 13 April 2017

What a magical place, moody, brooding and very, very quiet. We drove down this valley, and took some great photos.

Thank Kriskirb
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Situated at the junction of Glen Etive and Glen Coe, Buachaille Etive Mor (The Great Shepherd of Etive) is the most photographed mountain in Scotland. For climbers, it is a classic Munroe (over 1000 meters) for the average visitor, a sight to behold. Its visage...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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