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Ben Stack

A838, Durness, Scotland
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Serious Professional climbers only...

Stunning views all around...but for hikes, this is serious business and could be very dangerous. We... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2017
localregular
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San Francisco, California
Amazing views

Even though Ben Stack is not a munro the climb is quite demanding. Most of the climb is through... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
carina1122
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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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Sep 24, 2017
“Serious Professional climbers only...”
Sep 16, 2017
“Amazing views”
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A838, Durness, Scotland
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Stunning views all around...but for hikes, this is serious business and could be very dangerous. We drove by and got out for photos. Again, stunning.

Thank localregular
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Even though Ben Stack is not a munro the climb is quite demanding. Most of the climb is through boggy ground so make sure you wear fitting boots. The start of the track was a bit hard to find, as it is not signposted. It...More

Thank carina1122
Reviewed June 10, 2016

On our tour of North Coast 500 we took a number of minor detours to take in the Munro s and corbetts. Not time to climb but to look at and wonder. These three destinations say it all about this lovely part of Scotland

Thank aholyman
Reviewed September 30, 2015

It took three attempts to get to the summit due to bad weather, but it was well worth our efforts as the views all around are magnificent.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed August 2, 2015

Took us a few hours to ascend as it was quite steep and I had to keep stopping to catch my breath. Probably have been easier if we hadn't gone 'off piste' to take a short cut. However there were fantastic views, described in our...More

Thank Roseeast
Reviewed April 21, 2014

The map associated with TripAdvisor's entry for Ben Stack places the mountain in the village of Durness. It isn't. It is actually on the south shore of Loch Stack, about 24 miles south of Durness. Not a problem if you have a car, but a...More

2  Thank IanN482
Reviewed May 17, 2013

A very convenient climb right by the side of the road. Not too taxing and in good weather would give good views! Eagles in the area too (and some low flying aircraft occasionally).

1  Thank peb747
Reviewed July 11, 2012

It's the highest mountain nearby, trails are great even for a moderately fit family.

2  Thank shanetreadway
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