Stob Dubh

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Glen Etive curves around Stob Dubh, which is defended by impressively steep slopes. The south side of the peak is split by a deep gulch.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 883 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Stob Dubh via the northeast ridge, from Glen Etive

Other routes and challenges

The shortest and quickest route of ascent is directly up the southwest flank from Glenceitlin - an unremittingly steep grind; it is possible to avoid the crags mostly on the east side. However, the route via the northeast ridge given above gives a more enjoyable outing.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glencoe Hotels

Glencoe B&B

Glencoe Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)

Stob Dubh

Users' walk reports for Stob Dubh

There are 453 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Stob Dubh. They have contributed 18 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  15/7/13  17 C2
  22/11/15  7 C2
  30/6/12  6 C1
  13/7/18  5 M1C1
  17/4/21  4 C1
  16/11/14  4 C2
  20/4/19  3 C1
  21/4/15  3 C1
  25/7/19  2 C1
  16/3/16  2 C1
  9/4/11  2 C1
  17/10/21  1 C1
  10/3/19  1 C2G1
  30/5/16  1 C2
  12/7/17  0 C1
  11/6/13  0 C1
  7/5/13  0 C1
  28/10/12  0 C1

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