Stob Dearg (Buachaille Etive Mòr)

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Stob Dearg is the highest and finest peak of Buachaille Etive Mòr, 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.

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Region: Fort William

Altitude: 1021 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Buachaille Etive Mòr ridge from Altnafeadh

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.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Glencoe Hotels

Glencoe B&B

Glencoe Cottages

Lochaber Hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)


Stob Dearg (Buachaille Etive Mòr)



Users' walk reports for Stob Dearg (Buachaille Etive Mòr)

There are 10181 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Stob Dearg (Buachaille Etive Mòr). They have contributed 198 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Walk report AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  5/10/18  54 M2
  3/2/12  41 M2
  24/7/11  33 M2
  6/11/11  25 M2
  28/9/13  24 M1
  26/6/19  21 M2
  23/7/10  21 M2
  8/6/09  19 M2
  28/10/18  18 M6
  3/7/11  17 M4
  3/2/12  16 M1
  26/6/12  15 M2
  5/8/14  14 M2
  8/8/12  13 M2
  10/7/11  13 M1
  5/11/14  12 M2
  27/8/20  11 M1
  14/6/14  11 M1
  4/5/19  10 M2
  30/6/18  10 M2
  24/1/12  10 M2
  21/6/17  9 M2
  27/2/19  8 M1
  16/6/14  8 M2
  19/7/13  8 M1
  23/10/12  8 M1
  2/12/18  7 M2C1
  25/11/17  7 M1
  30/7/17  7 M2
  7/5/17  7 M6
  18/6/16  7 M2
  23/9/13  7 M4
  25/4/13  7 M6
  23/3/12  7 M2
  15/1/12  7 M2
  25/9/20  6 M2
  26/2/19  6 M1
  29/12/14  6 M2
  7/2/14  6 M2
  21/11/12  6 M2
  12/9/12  6 M2
  26/8/12  6 M2
  13/7/19  5 M4
  5/11/16  5 M2
  3/10/15  5 M2
  14/9/15  5 M2
  8/9/13  5 M2
  6/12/08  5 M1
  25/8/19  4 M2
  7/8/18  4 M2
  23/5/16  4 M2
  12/5/16  4 M2
  5/6/15  4 M1
  23/5/15  4 M1
  9/7/14  4 M4
  14/6/14  4 M1
  13/7/13  4 M2
  11/6/12  4 M2
  3/8/19  3 M2
  12/7/17  3 M2
  6/5/17  3 M4
  18/4/17  3 M1
  3/11/15  3 M2
  7/8/15  3 M4
  20/6/15  3 M9G1
  23/5/15  3 M2
  8/3/15  3 M2
  31/5/14  3 M2
  28/9/13  3 M1
  25/6/13  3 M2
  12/6/13  3 M2G1
  25/5/13  3 M2
  15/2/12  3 M2
  7/9/19  2 M2
  28/6/19  2 M1
  6/6/19  2 M2
  27/10/18  2 M2
  10/1/18  2 M2
  6/5/17  2 M2
  23/10/15  2 M2
  18/8/15  2 M2C1
  19/3/15  2 M2
  4/8/14  2 M1
  10/7/14  2 M2
  15/6/14  2 M2
  13/10/13  2 M2
  14/8/13  2 M1
  13/7/13  2 M4
  8/8/12  2 M4
  25/5/12  2 M2
  20/8/11  2 M2
  28/7/11  2 M2
  10/7/11  2 M1
  5/6/10  2 M2
  23/9/08  2 M4
  28/9/19  1 M2
  28/9/19  1 M2
  7/5/18  1 M2
  26/6/17  1 M2
  6/5/17  1 M2
  5/5/17  1 M2
  14/10/16  1 M2
  8/10/16  1 M2
  2/10/16  1 M1
  18/6/16  1 M1
  18/6/16  1 M4
  20/5/16  1 M2
  7/8/15  1 M2
  19/7/15  1 M2C1
  1/7/15  1 M1
  8/10/14  1 M2
  27/9/14  1 M2
  15/9/14  1 M4
  30/6/14  1 M2
  20/6/14  1 M2
  29/5/14  1 M4
  5/4/14  1 M2
  28/9/13  1 M1
  5/8/13  1 M2
  6/7/13  1 M2
  7/6/13  1 M2
  30/3/13  1 M1
  7/2/13  1 M1
  2/12/12  1 M2
  2/6/12  1 M4
  20/5/12  1 M2
  1/5/12  1 M2
  3/7/11  1 M2
  24/6/11  1 M2
  2/5/11  1 M2
  22/2/11  1 M2
  31/8/10  1 M1
  16/5/10  1 M2
  10/4/10  1 M1
  13/9/09  1 M1
  28/3/09  1 M2
  1/4/84  1 M2
  18/8/21  0 M2
  17/9/20  0 M4
  12/7/19  0 M2
  6/7/19  0 M1
  29/6/19  0 M2
  21/6/19  0 M2
  6/10/18  0 M2
  6/8/18  0 M2
  26/7/18  0 M2
  7/7/18  0 M2
  5/6/18  0 M2
  19/7/17  0 M2
  16/7/17  0 M1
  23/6/17  0 M1
  29/5/17  0 M2
  14/3/17  0 M1
  3/10/16  0 M2
  15/9/16  0 M1
  19/5/16  0 M2
  23/5/15  0 M2
  18/4/14  0 M1
  5/9/13  0 M2
  10/4/13  0 M1
  3/8/12  0 M2
  21/7/12  0 M2
  6/7/12  0 M2
  10/6/12  0 M2
  25/5/12  0 M2
  7/5/12  0 M2
  28/4/12  0 M2
  26/3/12  0 M2
  7/11/11  0 M2
  23/10/11  0 M2
  19/8/11  0 M2
  7/8/11  0 M2
  27/7/11  0 M2
  24/6/11  0 M2
  20/6/11  0 M2
  14/6/11  0 M1
  5/6/11  0 M2
  16/5/11  0 M1
  14/5/11  0 M2
  29/4/11  0 M2
  23/4/11  0 M2
  10/4/11  0 M2
  2/1/11  0 M2
  20/11/10  0 M2
  9/10/10  0 M1
  8/10/10  0 M1
  27/9/10  0 M2
  26/9/10  0 M1
  23/9/10  0 M2
  23/7/10  0 M1
  27/6/10  0 M4
  16/6/10  0 M1
  18/5/10  0 M2
  16/5/10  0 M2
  4/11/09  0 M2
  20/10/09  0 M13C1
  11/4/09  0 M1
  17/9/08  0 M2

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