Bidein a' Chabair from Loch Arkaig

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Bidein a' Chabair is a remote Corbett on the rugged fringes of Knoydart, requiring a long approach. The summit is a fine sharp rock peak and commands superlative views.

Terrain

Good track for approach (a mountain bike would be useful to the bridge over the River Dessary), then pathless going. Boggy ground and a burn crossing is followed by a steep, tussocky grass slope and then a convoluted, complex, rocky and rough ridge with a final simple scramble to the summit.

Public Transport

No public transport along Loch Arkaig road.

Start

Car park at end of public road up Loch Arkaig. Map and directions.

Deer Stalking information

East of Carn Mor summit, Druim a’Choire Odhair and Meall na na h-Aide and Carn Mor (Glen Dessary) Sroine, and approaches via Glen Pean and Glen Dessary:
Glen Dessary Estate. Stalking between mid-Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. Access information is available at http://www.glendessary.info/. Signs are posted on the gate by the parking area at the west end of Loch Arkaig indicating where stalking is taking place and suggested routes to popular destinations. If further information is needed, please e-mail info@dalvey.com (please allow two days for reply), or phone 01349 884111 during office hours, up to a week in advance

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