Beinn Stacath, from Glen Buckie

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Unnamed on Ordnance Survey maps, Beinn Stacath is sometimes spelt Stacach and is also known by the names Stob Fear-tomhais or Ceann na Baintighearna, (the latter is actually its northern top above the forestry flanking Loch Voil). The approach from Glen Buckie in the east is the most straightforward, up boggy and rather featureless slopes.

Terrain

Pathless and boggy terrain; river crossing can be avoided by 1km detour

Public Transport

None to start.

Start

Parking at road end up Glen Buckie, near Balliemore. 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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