Stob Dubh, Glen Etive

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This imposing Corbett rises impressively from Glen Etive and gives a grand hillwalk when tackled by its northeast ridge. Not to be confused with its nearby namesake Munro on Buachaille Etive Beag.

Terrain

Pathless hillwalking. Steep going in places, but any rock scrambling can be avoided.

Public Transport

There is no public transport down Glen Etive.

Start

Small layby near Alltchaorunn bridge, Glen Etive. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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