Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg & Stob na Broige)

Summary for Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg & Stob na Broige)

Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg & Stob na Broige) is a route in “The ” region / range which is located in the area of the Scottish Highlands as defined by the Scottish Mountaineering Club.

This is a circular route

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Big Shepherd of Etive

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Route points for Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg & Stob na Broige)

QGrid Ref.BearingDistance(km)Description
NN22015627155° SSE0.18 (0.18)Start from A82 road at Altnafeadh follow obious path
NN22085610177° S0.32 (0.5)Cross the bridge across the River Coupall
NN22085578196° SSW0.3 (0.8)Where the path forks take the right
NN21695475182° S0.47 (1.27)Path The path gets steep on up Coire na Tulaich
NN21655429207° SSW0.2 (1.47)It becomes very steep indeed and the final climb is on loose scree
NN2155541188° E0.45 (1.92)Bealachemerge onto a broad ridge turning east over many pink boulders with many cairns to follow. You return this way after Stob Dearg.
NN22285430232° SW0.35 (2.27)The summit Stob Dearg - 1021 ( metres)
NN22005411268° W0.45 (2.72)Follow the broad ridge on an obvious pass over the 2 tops to Stob na Broige and return back to point 11 to descend.
NN21305419226° SW0.41 (3.13)Head over a top (902) and along Feadan Bán
NN20885370219° SW0.06 (3.19)Another top (893) onto col and along ridge to Stop na Doire
NN20685324241° WSW0.54 (3.73)Buachaille Etive Mor - Stob na Doire
NN19165277213° SSW0.28 (4.01)From here continue onto Sto na Broige and return back along the ridge to descend point
NN1899525433° NNE0.28 (4.29)The summit Stob na Broige - 956 ( metres)
NN19725306108° ESE0.31 (4.6)Buachaille Etive Mor - Stob Coire Altruim
NN20015294145° SE0.5 (5.1)From col between Stob Coire Altrium & Stob na Doire descend steeply down to road to etive
NN20285252166° SSE1.27 (6.37)Continue descending down to Easan Fhir Mhoir
NN20535127174° S5.2 (11.57)From road walk back to start point on both etive and A82
Munros covered on Buachaille Etive Mor (Stob Dearg & Stob na Broige)
Ordersort icon Height Munro Meaning Pronunciation
110 1021 Stob Dearg Red peak (Big shepherd of [Glen] Etive) Stob Jerrack
207 956 Stob na Broige Peak of the shoe (Big shepherd of [Glen] Etive) Stob na Brogg-yer