Stob Ban (Mamores) and Mullach nan Coirean

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Stob Ban is one of the finest peaks in the Mamores, its quartzite summit giving magnificent views. An enjoyable ridge traverse joins it to the lesser peak of Mullach nan Coirean, giving an excellent walk.

Terrain

Scree and shattered rocky ridges on Stob Ban; gentler grassy going on Mullach nan Coirean, with some boggy ground on descent. This is a steep mountain walk but with paths throughout.

Public Transport

Bus service May to September runs up Glen Nevis to Polldubh car park. Traveline Scotland.

Start

Polldubh car park. Map and 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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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