Ben Starav and Glas Bheinn Mhor

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Ben Starav is the magnificent mountain, its great bulk rising on the south side of Loch Etive to fine rocky ridges. It is a fantastic viewpoint and gives an excellent traverse in combination with Glas Bheinn Mhor.

Terrain

Steep and rocky mountains giving tough walking including bogs and very simple scrambling.

Public Transport

None.

Start

Rough parking by start of Coiletir track. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Deer Stalking information

North of main ridge: Glenetive Estate. Stalking between mid-Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. Maps showing preferred access routes to the summits are sited at strategic points across the Estate. If further information is needed please phone 01855 851277 between 5 and 8pm. South of main ridge: Glenkinglass Estate. Stalking between mid Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. If further information is needed please phone 07766 124596 or e-mail glenkinglass@gmail.com

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