Stob Binnein

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Stob Binnein
Stob Binnein.jpg
Stob Binnein from Ben More in a winter temperature inversion
Highest point
Elevation1,165 m (3,822 ft) [1]
Prominence303 m (994 ft)
Parent peakBen More
ListingMunro, Marilyn
Naming
English translationConical peak
Language of nameGaelic
PronunciationScottish Gaelic: [ˈs̪t̪op ˈpiɲɛɲ] (About this soundlisten)
Geography
LocationStirling council area, Scotland
OS gridNN435228
Topo mapOS Landranger 51 and Explorer 365

Stob Binnein is a mountain in the southern Highlands of Scotland, near Crianlarich. It forms a twin-peak with Ben More (1,174 m), from which it is separated by the Bealach-eadar-dha Beinn, meaning pass between two hills.

Stob Binnein is often climbed in conjunction with Ben More by means of the Bealach-eadar-dha Beinn. Descent may be made from the bealach direct to Benmore Burn. It may also be climbed from the south, starting near Inverlochlarig, some 8 km from Balquhidder. A route of about 5 km climbs from the glen, following the mountain's southern ridge over the intervening minor summits of Stob Invercarnaig and Stob Coire an Lochain.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "walkhighlands Stob Binnein". walkhighlands.co.uk. 2013. Retrieved 15 October 2013.

Coordinates: 56°22′18″N 4°32′08″W / 56.37153°N 4.53551°W / 56.37153; -4.53551