Rocktype UNKNOWN
Altitude 999m a.s.l
Faces N

High on The Mamores © G. Robertson

Summit of this hill

This summit is listed in Munros, Marilyns, Scottish winter mountains with one axe. hill lists.

This summit has been climbed in 374 logbooks.

Hill features

Seen from Glen Nevis the distinctive summit cone of Stob Ban tops three buttresses. South Buttress has several good winter gully climbs. Central Buttress features three gully lines, a rocky rib and an arête all giving good winter climbs on broken rock.

Approach notes

From Glen Nevis ascend the east bank of Allt Coire a'Mhusgain, descend to a stream and climb easy snow slopes to the crags in about 1 1/2 hours.

Stob Ban and Mullach nan Coirean

7 miles, 1,195m ascent, 6 hours. Fort William

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Scrambles and Easy Climbs on this hill

Climb name Grade
1 Stob Ban summit summit 374
2 North Ridge
I 124
3 North Buttress - East Ridge 3 ** 13
4 North Buttress - East Ridge II/III ** 200
Climb name Grade
5 North Gully
I * 12
6 North Groove III 4 * 1
7 South Gully
I ** 43
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