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Alternative route up Stob Diamh

Alternative route up Stob Diamh


Postby smalltounboy » Tue Aug 02, 2016 2:41 pm

Munros included on this walk: Stob Daimh

Corbetts included on this walk: Beinn a' Bhuiridh

Date walked: 01/08/2016

Time taken: 6 hours

Distance: 14.5 km

Ascent: 1300m

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In my quest to climb every Munro individually (and by an alternative route) I set my sights on Beinn Diamh (I'd previously climbed Cruachan on its own a couple of years previously)

As I'd no desire to redo Cruachan I looked up alternative routes and found a good one from near Dalmally that would also allow me to visit Beinn a'Bhuiridh as well


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This route gives fine views of neighbouring Munro's Beinn a'Chochuill, Beinn Eunaich and Ben Cruachan and would be ideal for anyone who would struggle doing the full Cruachan horseshoe
Last edited by smalltounboy on Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:48 am, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Stob Diamh & Beinn a' Bhuiridh from nr Dalmally

Postby tomyboy73 » Tue Aug 02, 2016 10:17 pm

Nice one Mark, although when I only did Cruachan the first time , i did it again when going back for Stob Diamh, fantastic ridge
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