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Buachaille Etive Mor, Ballachulish

Categories: Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
5/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
Climb one of Scotland’s most renowned and photographed mountains, with Buachaille Etive Mor being the most popular and loved of all the Munro peaks. Standing at an elevation of 1,021 m (3,350 ft), this climb is definitely not for the inexperienced, as even the veterans find the ascent difficult, in spite of many walking guides with step by step instructions. This beautiful area, especially for hikers and photographers, was made famous by being used in the James Bond movie “Skyfall”. The climb itself takes 5-8 hours, depending on your fitness. Using our world travel planner, Glencoe attractions like Buachaille Etive Mor can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The gatekeeper to Glencoe and Glen Etive. It's a Scottish icon. Good walking and good climbing....and excellent photographic opportunities. 
  • A magnificent mountain that starts a fabulous drive down the Glen Etive. This mountain is not only spectacular but was made famous in the James Bond Film, Skyfall. Truly a must when in Scotland. 
  • A beautiful drive....even in the rain! If you like waterfalls this is for you. Didn't go to the end of the road as we were pushed for time but I believe there is a loch there. Single track road with p...  read more »
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