Stob Dearg (Buachaille Etive Mor)
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Stob Dearg is the highest and finest peak of Buachaille Etive Mor, and one of the most famous sights of the Highlands. The mountain presents a remarkable pyramid of rock to travellers along the A82 across Rannoch Moor.
Region: Fort William
Altitude: 1021 metres
Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
Curved Ridge is regarded as a classic hard scramble (Grade 3 - or Moderate rock-climb) - it requires careful route-finding and most would use a rope to aid security. It is beyond the difficulty of what Walkhighlands' features on route descriptions but is featured in several user walk reports below.