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Bennachie Hill Walks

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“mither tap”(47 reviews)
“car park”(27 reviews)
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A series of hiking trails through the scenic landscape surrounding the city.
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Hillcroft Pitcaple | Inverurie, Aberdeen AB51 5HY, Scotland
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All reviews mither tap car park great walk different routes excellent walks rowan tree walking boots excellent visitor centre iron age fort gentle walk views are amazing fly cup marked paths red squirrels points of interest pack a picnic worth the effort
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Reviewed yesterday

Manageable within 2 hours for a round trip without kids. With kids, spare a half day for this! Bring plenty of snacks and water. Very windy at the top even on a sunny day!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leanne39B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been up here many times never fails to impress. I always think of those people who in the past roamed this area, Picts, Romans, Celts so much still to learned. The Baillies do an amazing job in maintaining all the pathways around and across the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael E
Reviewed November 7, 2018

This is a great place for walking for adults and children. There are several walks with something for all levels. The scenery is beautiful and there is plenty wildlife about. Take a flask of coffee and some sandwiches for a great day out. You can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank missush49
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great walk and so many different ones to try, we often take a flask and snack and binoculars to take in the view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lynn F
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit for a lovely walk, different levels which are signposted. Walk through the forest where the paths are on slight incline, near the top is a bit tougher terrain! Make sure you have good walking shoes to reach the top. The views...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gilly119
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Beatiful area with highest peak to climb in Aberdeenshire area. Deffo worth visiting during nice warm months. Nice for whole family. Havent try to climb during winter but might be icy, however its not biggest challange.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mathew W
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Lots of different walks for people of all different levels of fitness. A fantastic place to visit, so many walks and hill climbs across the range. Great views of surrounding countryside. Doesn't matter what the weather is up to you will still see something special...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Regerro
Reviewed October 3, 2018

....to enjoy Bennachie! There are gentle walks (marked with colour coded posts and maps) if you choose and lots to discover. The Bennachie Centre staff will give you all the info you need. They told us how to reach the waterfall we’d failed to find...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ben H
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The Bennachie range can be accessed from various car parks around the hills. The best route that takes in all five peaks is to follow the Garioch Road Runners hill race route. Fantastic views all around & very exhilarating at any time of year.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lycralad59
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent walk stunning views. Easy with a willing 7 year old. Lots to see and do on the way up, plants Dragon flies ponds etc wtc

Date of experience: July 2018
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