Stob Ghabhar & Stob a'Choire Odhair

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Stob Ghabhar is the finest of the Black Mount summits, its narrow rocky ridges and steep sides standing out amongst the hills of the southern Highlands. Stob a'Choire Odhair is an easier ascent with a magnificent view over Rannoch Moor. Combining both peaks, this route is a fine expedition for experienced hillwalkers.

Terrain

Serious mountain walk including an extremely steep ascent over loose rocks and scree, and a narrow, exposed section of ridge.

Public Transport

None to Victoria Bridge.

Start

Car park near Victoria Bridge. Map and directions.

Deer Stalking information

South of Stob Ghabhar and west of Allt Toaig: Clashgour Estate. Stalking between mid-Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. If further information is needed please phone 01838 400360 between 7-8am or 6-7pm.
Stob a'Choire Odhair: Blackmount Estate (West). Stalking between early Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. If further information is needed please phone 01838 400255 between 7-8am Mon-Sat.

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