Stob Coire Sgreamhach (Highland)

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  • Translation : Peak of the dreadful corrie
  • Height : 1072m
  • OS Grid : NN223543

Stob Coire Sgreamhach is a pointed peak that rises at the junction of the Beinn Fhada ridge with the spine of the Bidean nam Bian massif in Highland. It is often considered a subsidiary peak of Bidean nam Bian but has been classified as a separate munro since 1997.

Features of the area

Highland Group

Highland is one of Scotland’s 32 unitary council areas. It is the largest local government area in both Scotland and the United Kingdom as a whole.

The area was created as a two-tier region in 1975 with Highland Region being divided into eight districts, Badenoch and Strathspey, Caithness, Inverness, Lochaber, Nairn, Ross and Cromarty, Skye and Lochalsh and Sutherland.

In 1996, Highland Regional Council and the district councils were wound up and their functions were transferred to a new Highland Council. It borders Moray, Aberdeenshire, Perth and Kinross, and Argyll and Bute.

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