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Bennachie Hill Walks

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“mither tap”(45 reviews)
“car park”(26 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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+44 1467 681470
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Gilly119
Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Mathew W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Regerro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

....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

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Lycralad59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Scaffyman2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Run here in all weathers a beautiful place throughout the year. Just remember to dress appropriately--it is Scotland and it does rain..

Thank rwe1951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have a nice walk up through the woods and reach the summit where you will have a beautiful view of the surrounding countryside.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You tend to forget how unfit you are, for the splendour of the hill walking scene. But it's all worth the effort at Bennachie. A great range of walks through the range of the sisters. And well worth the exertion for the great views and...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After moving to work near Bennachie, I decided to see what it was all about...Not disappointed and during 2018, I've been exploring all around the hills, usually a couple times per week, approaching from different access points. The more populated walks are going from the...More

Thank Ferg21
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