Location County Country
Buachaille Argyll Scotland

DescriptionThe classic landscape photographer's shot! One of the most recognisable mountains in Scotland.
What to ShootShoot the craggy, north-eastern face of Stob Dearg with a waterfall, or some river detail in the foreground.
What to TakeTake graduated and ND filters to control contrast.
ParkingPark at the carpark by the copse of trees at the bridge a couple of hundred yards down the road to Glen Etive.
Best TimesAny time when the sky is clear enough to see the peak, but interesting enough to photograph.
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Well known artists working at this location

Photographer Website
Joe Cornish www.joecornish.com
Lee Frost www.leefrost.co.uk
David Ward www.into-the-light.co.uk
Mark Voce www.markvoce.com
Mark Setchell www.thesetchells.com

Sunrise and Sunset times for next 12 months

Date Sunrise (Bearing) Sunset (Bearing)
14-May-2017 04:04 (58°) 20:28 (302°)
14-Jun-2017 03:28 (49°) 21:12 (311°)
14-Jul-2017 03:49 (52°) 21:02 (308°)
14-Aug-2017 04:47 (65°) 20:01 (294°)
14-Sep-2017 05:49 (83°) 18:41 (276°)
14-Oct-2017 06:51 (102°) 17:20 (258°)
14-Nov-2017 07:58 (119°) 16:10 (241°)
14-Dec-2017 08:49 (128°) 15:40 (232°)
14-Jan-2018 08:46 (125°) 16:12 (236°)
14-Feb-2018 07:49 (110°) 17:18 (250°)
14-Mar-2018 06:38 (93°) 18:20 (267°)
14-Apr-2018 05:14 (74°) 19:25 (286°)

N.B. Times are shown in GMT/UTC, so sunrise & sunset will be an hour later during British Summer Time (late March to late October).

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Further information about this location

Name Website
Buachaille (Wikipedia) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buachaille_Etive_Mr

Accommodation and Refreshment

Name Type Distance (miles) Website Phone

Riverside Cottage B&B

Cladich

PA33 1BQ

BnB 22 www.riversidecottage.biz +44 1838 200301

Craig Villa Guest House

Dalmally

PA33 1AX

BnB 17 www.craigvilla.co.uk +44 1838 200255

Craiglinnhe House

Lettermore

Ballachulish

PH49 4JD

- 9.9 www.craiglinnhe.co.uk +44 1855 811270

Strathassynt Guest House

Ballachulish

PH49 4JB

BnB 9.3 www.strathassynt.com +44 1855 811261

Springburn Farmouse

Stronaba

PH34 4DX

BnB 18 56.911718 +44 1397 712707

Scorrybreac Guest House

Glencoe

PH49 4HT

BnB 9.3 www.scorrybreacglencoe.com +44 1855 811 354

Spean Lodge B&B

Spean Bridge

PH34 4EP

BnB 17 www.speanlodge.co.uk +44 1397 712004
Scottish YHA Hostel Unknown (Generic) www.syha.org.uk -
Scottish Independent Hostels Hostel Unknown (Generic) www.hostel-scotland.co.uk -

Please mention the Tripod Holes website when contacting the establishments above.

Nearby Locations

Kilchurn Castle (18 miles)

N.B. Distances are shown as the crow flies - it will be further by road.

 

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