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Stob Daimh (misspelt Diamh on some OS maps) is a fine peak, but is normally ascended as part of a circuit around Coire Cruachan with its majestic neighbour, Ben Cruachan. Another popular route is the Dalmally horseshoe, making an alternative circuit of the mountains eastern ridges.
Altitude: 998 metres
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Other routes and challenges
The Dalmally Horseshoe ascends Stob Daimh from the east, making a circuit around the Sron an Isean and Stob Garbh ridges. Including the Corbett Beinn a' Bhùiridh involves a steep and rocky ascent from the Lairig Torran; care is also needed on the descent from Monadh Driseig if descending to the east.
The super fit and very experienced can combine Stob Dàimh and Ben Cruachan with an ascent of Beinn a' Chochuill and Beinn Eunaich, though the descent and reascent into the Lairig Noe is on tricky terrain.
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Users' walk reports for Sròn an Isean
There are 8894 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Stob Daimh. They have contributed 118 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.