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“Great winter walk”
Review of Ben Vrackie

Ranked #8 of 40 things to do in Pitlochry
Certificate of Excellence
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Great winter walk”
Reviewed January 15, 2014

Didn't go the whole way up, but was a lovely walk on a winters day. Some of it was a bit steep, but we all enjoyed the views over pitlochry.

Visited December 2013
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Fonab Castle to Ben Vrackie”
Reviewed December 13, 2013

scenery, challenge. We took the long route but loved it. there are lots of ways to get there, if you want to park at bottom of Ben Vrackie you can, we didnt and ended up a 13 mile+ hike. beautiful day and views to die for.

Visited October 2013
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BLACKWELL, UK
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“Second Time on Top of Ben Vrachie”
Reviewed December 9, 2013

This is a wonderful climb, not too difficult for reasonably fit people, who go properly equipped in every respect. You can walk from the centre of Pitlochry up the hill to Moulin, where the walk proper stars. It's forty minutes from town to Moulin and 2 hours 15 minutes from Moulin to the summit. On a clear day, which mine was, the views are breathtaking! I am a 66 year old male and keep reasonably fit. Good, strong footwear and correct clothing is essential...it's a 2760 feet high mountain!!

Visited November 2013
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great bike route”
Reviewed November 19, 2013

The top is very steep and takes a lot of concentration, the lower end gets fast and loose. Stunning views from the top too. I'm sure it's a nice walk too- ceertainly an easy munro for those new to it.

Visited November 2013
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Ried Im Innkreis, Austria
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11 reviews
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“wonderful view”
Reviewed September 25, 2013

The path up to ben vrackie is amazing, you have a lot of beautiful views over lochs, munros and villages.

Visited September 2013
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