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

High on The Mamores © G. Robertson

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.

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.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Stob Ban summit summit 286
2 North Ridge
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I 91
  North Buttress
4 North Buttress - East Ridge 3 ** 9
5 North Buttress - East Ridge II/III ** 173
  Central Buttress
7 Central Gully IV 4 1
8 Gendarme Ridge
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IV 4 ** 5
9 Bodice Ripper IV 4 * 1
  South Buttress
11 North Gully
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I * 11
12 Groove Rider IV 4 * 1
13 North Groove III 4 * 1
14 Summit Groove IV 4 * 2
15 South Gully
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I ** 43
16 Flying Saucer VI 5 ** 1
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