mountain pass

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Synonyms for mountain pass

the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks

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The North Coast 500 route in Caithness and Sutherland takes in the Bealach na Ba, often named as the UK's best cycling climb.
THIS exclusive development at Bealach Na Gaoithe offers stunning two bedroom apartments of a very high standard.
For the energetic or those looking for a challenge try the Way Marked Ways of the Bluestack (142km) or Bealach na Gaeltachta (50-70km each route) Diving, surfing, watersports and sand castles, something for everyone.
The famous glens and lochs that draw visitors from around the globe are the backdrop to legends such as The Lecht, The Talla Wall and the one and only Bealach na Ba.
This road along the Bealach na Ba (Pass of the Cattle) was once infamous in pre-car days with its forbidding hills rising to 2053ft and its constant switchbacks and steep gradients.
She'll make her way from Inverness Castle to the heights of Bealach Na Ba, Applecross.
An Bealach Glas will air from Monday to Thursday at 6.
Described as an experienced and well-equipped climber, Norah was last seen just after 2pm on Sunday at the foot of Bealach a'Mhaim, about to climb Beinn Narnain.
It is accessible either via a circuitous and picturesque route round the peninsula, or across the infamous Bealach na Ba, the historic single-track road twisting over the mountain.
German national Desiree Schleger, 37, slipped while going down Bealach Dearg in Glencoe on Sunday morning.
If you don't want to cook your own put your driving skills to the test over Bealach na B-a (which means the pass of the cattle) and drop into the Kishorn seafood snack bar.