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12 stunning pictures of Scotland’s most striking munros and mountains

Famed for its stunning scenery, Scotland owes no small part of its renown to the striking munros, mountains and hills that dot its countryside.

Main picture: Etive Mor by Christopher Combe Photography/Flickr

The stunning Etive Mor in the moonlight.

1. Buachaille Etive Mor, Ballachulish

The stunning Etive Mor in the moonlight.
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Buachaille Etive More translates as the Great Herdsman.

2. Buachaille Etive Mor, Ballachulish

Buachaille Etive More translates as the Great Herdsman.
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Ben Nevis, the highest peak in the UK, is arguably the most famous Scottish mountain.

3. Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis, the highest peak in the UK, is arguably the most famous Scottish mountain.
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The south face of Ben Nevis from Sgurr a' Mhaim.

4. Ben Nevis

The south face of Ben Nevis from Sgurr a' Mhaim.
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