Stob na Broige (Highland)

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  • Translation : Peak of the shoe
  • Height : 956m
  • OS Grid : NN223543

Overlooking Glen Etive, Stob na Broige is the peak at the south-west end of the Buachaille Etive Mor ridge in Highland. It was promoted to munro status by the Scottish Mountaineering Society in 1997.

Features of the area

Highland Group

Highland is one of Scotland’s 32 unitary council areas. It is the largest local government area in both Scotland and the United Kingdom as a whole.

The area was created as a two-tier region in 1975 with Highland Region being divided into eight districts, Badenoch and Strathspey, Caithness, Inverness, Lochaber, Nairn, Ross and Cromarty, Skye and Lochalsh and Sutherland.

In 1996, Highland Regional Council and the district councils were wound up and their functions were transferred to a new Highland Council. It borders Moray, Aberdeenshire, Perth and Kinross, and Argyll and Bute.

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