Stob Coir' an Albannaich and Meall nan Eun

Summary for Stob Coir' an Albannaich and Meall nan Eun

Stob Coir' an Albannaich and Meall nan Eun is a route in “The Etive” region / range which is located in the Strath Orchy to Loch Leven area of the Scottish Highlands as defined by the Scottish Mountaineering Club.

This is a circular route

Sunrise 4:37 am
Sunset 10:09 pm
17 hours 31 minutes(s) daylight
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DistanceAscentTime
15 km/ 9.32 miles1240 m/ 4068.24 ft6 hours plus
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These two munros lie on the eastern end of lower Glen Etive. The starting point is the same as the Ben Starav Munros but after crossing the River Etive start climbing steeply south west through scattered birches and continue up directly to Beinn Chaorach.

Route points for Stob Coir' an Albannaich and Meall nan Eun

QGrid Ref.BearingDistance(km)Description
NN13746898° E0.23 (0.23)Start from Glen Etive road
NN1397468199° E0.13 (0.36)Cross over the bridge an head to the left
NN142467126° SE2.06 (2.42)Follow faint path through plantation of birch trees
NN158454180° S0.32 (2.74)From Beinn Chaorach's summit cairn bypass the crags formed by the burn
NN163449132° SE0.84 (3.58)Climb gently to the summit cairn of Stob Coir' an Albannaich
NN16944356° N0.58 (4.16)The summit Stob Coir' an Albannaich - 1044 ( metres)
NN17444656° N0.58 (4.74)Col at 754 metres
NN17944987° E1.3 (6.04)Climb over the summit point Meall Tarsuinn and after a short drop continue gently onto summit the munro Meall nan Eun
NN192449280° W0.36 (6.4)The summit Meall nan Eun - 928 ( metres)
NN18894503304° NW3.82 (10.22)Return accross the plateau and drop down steeply down the northwest flank into Coirean Riabhach. Try to avoid any awkward craggy bits to reach the north side of Allt Ceitlein
NN158473285° WNW1.17 (11.39)
NN14734771225° SW0.57 (11.96)Follow the path back down to the starting point
Munros covered on Stob Coir' an Albannaich and Meall nan Eun
Ordersort icon Height Munro Meaning Pronunciation
90 1044 Stob Coir' an Albannaich Peak of the Scotsman's Corrie Stob Korrer Nalabaneech
252 928 Meall nan Eun hill of the birds Miaowl nun Yeean