Stob Ban

Climbs 16 – Rocktype Mica schist – Altitude 999m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag 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.

Access 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.

Guidebooks
Scottish Winter Climbs (2008), Ben Nevis (2002), Winter Climbs - Ben Nevis & Glencoe (1994),
Out of print: Ben Nevis (1994)

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs
 Climb nameGrade
1Stob Ban summitsummit 166
2North RidgeI 62
3North Buttress3 **6
 NORTH BUTTRESS  
5East RidgeII/III **77
 CENTRAL BUTTRESS  
7Central GullyIV 4 1
8Gendarme RidgeIV 4 **4
9Bodice RipperIV 4 *1
 SOUTH BUTTRESS  
11North GullyI *8
12Groove RiderIV 4 *1
13North GrooveIII 4 *1
14Summit GrooveIV 4 *1
15South GullyI **24
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