Bidean nam Bian

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The highest mountain in the old county of Argyll, Bidean nam Bian is the whole majestic range of mountains on the south side of Glen Coe. It's dramatic northern ridges are known as the Three Sisters, whilst the highest summits of the group are hidden away behind.


Steep, rocky and complex terrain. There are well-worn paths for much of the route (not to Stob Coire nan Lochan) but these are very rocky and there are sections of steep scree and very mild scrambling. Snow can cover the descent from Bealach Dearg well into summer, come prepared.

Public Transport

Glasgow - Fort William and Skye buses passes along the A82(T)

Glencoe, Dalness & Achnacon Estate Deer Stalking

Responsible walkers, cyclists and other recreational users are welcome throughout the year. Any deer stalking takes place around the needs of these recreational users.

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Car park in Glen Coe. Map and directions.

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