Walk h135 Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) and Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) via Stob nan Cabar from The Pass of Glencoe

Testing scramble to a superb ridge


Route outline for walk h135:

The Pass of Glencoe  -  Stob Nan Cabar  -  Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag)  -  Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)  -  Lairig Gartain  -  The Pass of Glencoe.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munros
2
Munros
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdos
2
Murdos
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
2
Scottish
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) at 958m (3144ft). Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) is classified as a Munro (No. 200) and a Scottish Marilyn (154th highest in Scotland, 158th highest in the UK). Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) is also known as a Murdo (342nd highest in Scotland).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) at 925m (3036ft). Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) is classified as a Munro (No. 263) and a Scottish Marilyn (193rd highest in Scotland, 200th highest in the UK). Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) is also known as a Murdo (461st highest in Scotland).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 384
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 41
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk h135 Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) and Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh) via Stob nan Cabar from The Pass of Glencoe

In no particular order . . .

Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Photo: John Dyason (14)

Stob Coire Altruim (Buachaille Etive Mor) & Stob na Broige (Buachaille Etive Mor) with Clach Leathad (Creise), Creise & Stob A' Ghlais Choire (Creise) beyond from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Stob Coire Altruim (Buachaille Etive Mor) & Stob na Broige (Buachaille Etive Mor) with Clach Leathad (Creise), Creise & Stob A' Ghlais Choire (Creise) beyond from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Photo: John Dyason (16)

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

Photo: Donald Kane (17)

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

Photo: Donald Kane (15)

Stob Coire Sgreamhach (left) & Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (in sunlight in the foreground) with Bidean nam Bian & Stob Coire nam Beith (in shadow behind) from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Stob Coire Sgreamhach (left) & Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (in sunlight in the foreground) with Bidean nam Bian & Stob Coire nam Beith (in shadow behind) from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Photo: John Dyason (13)

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

Photo: Donald Kane (16)

Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Photo: Heather Ward (1)

Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg) (left), Stob na Doire (Buachaille Etive Mor) and Stob Coire Altruim (Buachaille Etive Mor) from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg) (left), Stob na Doire (Buachaille Etive Mor) and Stob Coire Altruim (Buachaille Etive Mor) from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Photo: John Dyason (15)

Stob Coire Sgreamhach (left) & Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (foreground - left) with Bidean nam Bian & Stob Coire nam Beith (in shadow behind), Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) (centre), Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg), Stob na Doire (Buachaille Etive Mor), Stob Coire Altruim (Buachaille Etive Mor) & Stob na Broige (Buachaille Etive Mor) (right) with Clach Leathad (Creise), Creise & Stob A' Ghlais Choire (Creise) behind from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Stob Coire Sgreamhach (left) & Beinn Fhada (Stob Coire Sgreamhach) (foreground - left) with Bidean nam Bian & Stob Coire nam Beith (in shadow behind), Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) (centre), Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg), Stob na Doire (Buachaille Etive Mor), Stob Coire Altruim (Buachaille Etive Mor) & Stob na Broige (Buachaille Etive Mor) (right) with Clach Leathad (Creise), Creise & Stob A' Ghlais Choire (Creise) behind from the summit of Buachaille Etive Beag (Stob Dubh)

Photo: John Dyason (17)

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

The River Coupall in Lairig Gartain

Photo: Donald Kane (18)


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