Meall Buidhe and Sron a' Choire Chnapanich, Glen Lyon

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This remote pair of Corbetts rise at the head of beautiful Glen Lyon. Meall Buidhe - not be confused with its namesake Munro nearby - is a rounded dome with a great outlook across Rannoch Moor. The lower Sron a' Choire Chnapanich is a grassy perch atop steep slopes plunging to Loch an Daimh.


Pathless hillwalking. Mostly rounded, grassy slopes with peat hogs and boggy areas, some steeper ground.

Public Transport

No public transport to the start.


Pubil, Glen Lyon. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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