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Stob an Eas

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Quick Facts
This is the height of the mountain above sea level. However, on the climb, it is the ascent that matters, i.e. the sum of all the uphill parts of the route.
Altitude
732 m (2401 ft)

This is the standard notation used on Ordnance Survey Landranger maps.

Each reference consists of two letters identifying a 100,000 metre square block then three digits defining the Easting and finally the three digits defining the Northing with reference to the South West corner of the block.

NN166712 is the grid reference for the summit of Ben Nevis. Where you are given the map number ( For Ben Nevis = 41) it is acceptable to omit the two initial letters e.g. 166712. (Instructions on how to read the references are given on the OS maps).

Grid Ref.
NN185073
An indication of this mountains height rank within its class. Where two mountains share the same height they are ordered alphabetically.
Stature
48 of 222 Grahams
The number of ascent routes currently available on Munromagic.
Routes
0
Mountain names are usually in Gaelic, the native language of the Scottish Highlands, or have been derived from the old Scots and Norse languages. We give the most commonly accepted meaning, but accept that some of these are disputed.
Meaning
Peak of the Waterfall
 

The UK is covered by 204 Ordnance Survey Landranger 1:50,000 scale maps. Maps numbered 1 to 86 cover Scotland but for the highest mountains (Munros) only 23 maps are required. The name given roughly describes the area covered by the map.

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A description of the characteristics of the mountain including any hazards of which you should be aware.

 Description
Stob an Eas is situated between Gleann Beag (Hell's Glen) to the S and Glen Kinglass to the N.

It lies just over 3km to the W of the Corbett Beinn an Lochain.

Forestry tracks starting at NN168074 in Hell's Glen provide closest access.

Hazards you may encounter on Stob an Eas include
 Crags on or near ascent routes.
 
General Considerations
 Temperature decreases by 1degree C for every 100m of ascent.
 Wind usually increases with altitude.
 Visibility can change markedly with cloud level.
 River/Stream levels can increase markedly in one day.
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 Weather & OS Maps
West Highlands
by MWIS (PDF format)
West Highlands
by Met Office
Ben Lomond
by Metcheck
Stob an Eas Area Map
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The summary information of one or more ascent routes that include Stob an Eas.

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 Routes that include Stob an Eas

We currently have no routes listed for Stob an Eas.

We are working on adding routes for all the Grahams.

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Pictures submitted by members on the summit of Stob an Eas

 Baggers Gallery for Stob an Eas

Me at the trig point, with Beinn an Lochain in the background,( the next target for today.) 22/02/2010.

© donald brown

Image by donald brown
 
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Recently Climbed By
donald brown on 28 Jan 2017

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Stob an Eas and Cruach nam Mult
by David McSporran

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 Comments
 
Alan Puckrin
wrote on
November 25, 2012
I climbed the Sob an Eas from Hells Glen where there is a convenient place to park at the foot of a forestry track which if followed will get you to a break in the trees from where it is a case of head down up steepish slopes to the trig point. Marvellous views . Recommend you combine with the slightly lower (719m) Beinn an t-Seilich to give an enjoyable horse shoe.
 
 

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