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Devil's Staircase

Ballachulish, Scotland
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Stunning views

The climb is a bit tough but well worth it - the views are beautiful on the way up, at the summit... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Beatties75
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Motherwell, Scotland, United Kingdom
Climb for a view of Glen Coe and Ben Nevis beyond

On your way down Glen Coe you will see lots of cars parked at a particular spot (look out for the... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Alan1Bangor
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

The climb is a bit tough but well worth it - the views are beautiful on the way up, at the summit and on the descent.

1  Thank Beatties75
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

On your way down Glen Coe you will see lots of cars parked at a particular spot (look out for the Devil's staircase sign). This is where the famous West Highland Way comes down along the Glen and then climbs up over the Devil's staircase...More

1  Thank Alan1Bangor
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We took the Devil's staircase as part of our West Highland Way journey. Even if it's really hard to climb up here, it's totally worth it!

Thank Katharina S
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This hike is well worth the uphill walk. The views at the top are amazing. We met several hikers who were friendly and shared ideas about additional hikes. Taking the side trail off the top adds scenic views, but the trail becomes very boggy. Our...More

Thank Caspian
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Easy hike providing beautiful views of the Glencoe valley and surrounding areas. At the top you get a great 180 degree view of the other side as well

Thank farish2
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely views great pictures worth the walk also great place to walk with dogs. Christmas is my favourite time of year hear all white and beautiful

Thank John3175
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Worth the climb to get the views across Glencoe and the Mamores, in summer there's even a little stall selling drinks at the top.

Thank Ben D
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Glencoe is a magical place in Scotland, which deserves its reputation as a must-see area. The scenery typifies what most people think of when they imagine the Highlands. We drove northwards from Oban through the valley, stopping at the visitor center and then at various...More

1  Thank Wpgdocs
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