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Ascent of Bidean Nam Bian on 2020-08-26

Climber: Steve Smith

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Bidean Nam Bian
    Location:UK-Scotland
    Elevation:3773 ft / 1150 m

Ascent Trip Report

First of two visits today, arriving at 4pm as cloud finally begins to clear, up an excellent ridgy/scrambly approach from Stob Coire nan Lochan.
Late start setting off at midday from Pass of Glencoe viewing point car park due to waiting for rain to clear, then up Coire nan Lochan, cloud is finally clearing.
2nd visit at 5pm after visiting outlier of Stob Coire nam Beith.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:453 ft / 138 m
    Total Elevation Loss:338 ft / 103 m
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:453 ft / 138 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 115 ft / 36 m; Extra: 338 ft / 103m
    Loss on way in:338 ft / 103 m
    Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Start Trailhead:Stob Coire nan Lochan  3658 ft / 1114 m
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: Bidean Nam Bian

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Aonach Dubh2020-08-26 a2716 ft / 828 m
2Bidean nam Bian-Stob Coire nan Lochan2020-08-26 b777 ft / 237 m
3Bidean Nam Bian2020-08-26 c453 ft / 138 m
4Bidean nam Bian-Stob Coire nam Beith2020-08-26 d95 ft / 29 m
5Stob Coire Sgreamhach2020-08-26 e699 ft / 213 m
6Beinn Fhada2020-08-26 f197 ft / 60 m
7Beinn Fhada NE Top2020-08-26 g207 ft / 63 m
8Beinn Fhada Far North Top2020-08-26 h813 ft / 248 m
Total Trip Gain: 5957 ft / 1816 m    Total Trip Loss: 5957 ft / 1816 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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