(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits), View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM, Full screen map To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs). The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and nature trips. Map base ©OpenStreetMap. Ben Vorlich Cottage is located in Arrochar and offers barbecue facilities and a terrace. This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace APIwhich does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping. Ben Vorlich (985m) & Stuic a' Chroin (975m) Grade A+ Shs.51/57 Climbing: about 1100m; distance about 10km; walking time about 5-6h. ... Just read your report on Ben Vorlich and Stuc. I remember that day clearly, as only a few days later I drove down to Stranraer to get the ferry over the Irish Sea to get married! Ben Vorlich & Stuc a Chroin Although I've been up Ben Vorlich many times over the years, I haven't gone on to the enjoyable scramble up Stuc a Chroin since July 1996! Is that a graded scramble? It starts with a bit of a walk in from Inveruglas Visitor Centre car park on the west side of Loch Lomond. Walking | Ben Vorlich and Stuc a'Chroin | Summary:These two Munros on the southern fringe of the Highlands appear as an identical pair in many distant views. The steep upper slopes of Ben Vorlich need some care in icy conditions as it'd be possible for a slip to take you a long way here. Ben Lomond is another nearby Munro, which … The only stop on the scramble to look back at Ben Vorlich: 13.) The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and nature trips. This peak is unusual as it's summit requires a bit of a scramble through a hole to reach the top. Ben Vorlich & Stuc a Chroin Although I've been up Ben Vorlich many times over the years, I haven't gone on to the enjoyable scramble up Stuc a Chroin since July 1996! Walks up Ben Vorlich Thanks for responding. Ben Vorlich (Scottish Gaelic: Beinn Mhùrlaig) is a mountain located in the southern part of the Highlands of Scotland.Due to its prominence when seen from the lower ground of the Central Belt, Ben Vorlich is one of the most commonly seen of Munros, Scotland's peaks of 3000ft height or above.It lies in an area of land bounded to the north by Loch Earn, and to the west by Loch Lubnaig. We’ve had awesome run scrambling adventures on the Cornish coast path, Kinder area of the Peak District, Snowdonia, the Lake District and many areas of the Scottish Highlands and Islands; you’ll find several of them in Wild Running . Other Notes: cairn 125m ESE at NN 63033 18865 is lower. Set amongst a group of 4 holiday cottages in a peaceful and quiet location it boast proximity to the 3 villages of Tarbet, Arrochar and Succoth. Great time spent here with the grandchildren. Today’s trip is slightly further afield, to Ben Vorlich and Stuc a Chroin near to Loch Earn in Perth and Kinross. This route approaches Ben Vorlich from the north side and offers splendid scenery. *For information about access rights in Scotland see the ScotWays website.Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass. Why not book a short or long stay with us, close by the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, Loch Long and the Arrochar Alps. 26 were here. Please enable JavaScript in your browser, and then reload the page. Menu Ben Vorlich / Stuc a'Chroin / Beinn Each 13 October 2015 on #runslessepic. Oats were added to give it body and a chewy mouthfeel. The path up to Ben Vorlich was quite busy but a lot less people made the journey to Stuc a' Chroin. Very windy up to Ben Vorlich but then it died off. The scramble up to Stuc a' Chroin wasn't that bad and there was only one bit that involved stretching your arm out to get a fingerhold. The scree path back down was a bit steep but fine. 6.5 hours in … Follow the path which takes you to the left end of the scree slope at the base of the buttress. Length: 9 miles - may be extended (4 - 7 hours) Start: Ardvorlich (3 mile from A84) or Edinample on south Loch Earn road A strenuous walk to Ben Vorlich summit. N.B. It was a far longer distance than we had imagined when looking across from there. Ben Vorlich (985m) & Stuic a' Chroin (975m) Grade A+ Shs.51/57 Climbing: about 1100m; distance about 10km; walking time about 5-6h. We sleep 6 comfortably across 3 bedrooms - … The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trips. Stuc a' Chrion on the other hand is entirely different. I am thinking of doing these fairly soon but am also a big feartie!! After a while you’ll find yourself by the big boulders that mark the beginning of the next climb. The bagging of Ben Vorlich and Stuc a’Chroin is also a memorable outing for hillwalkers as it will be many people’s first opportunity to scramble, when ascending the north face of Stuc a’Chroin, which is linked to its neighbour by a bealach. Time - 5 hours 50 minutes. Hear pronunciation Press to hear pronunciation. this time accompanied by Stuart (@therugbyfoodie), Geo (@geos_munro_bagging_adventures) and Ailsa (@ailsawylie), was an effort to say the least. I decided to go to Loch Lomond this weekend and bag some more Munros in the the forecast glorious sunshine. You’ll pass Loch Lubnaig, through Strathyre then past the Balquidder signs. Ben Our can be seen directly to the north. https://www.alltrails.com/trail/scotland/stirling/ben-vorlich-stuc-a-chroin The great thing about the Ordnance Survey’s OS Maps app is that you can see routes that other people have added, and use these as inspiration for your own. A pleasure to have you. Climbed Ben Vorlich & Stuc a' Chrion on 6th of June '09 with Christine, Stu & John. This is described here. Ben Vorlich Cottage - Loch Lomond & Arrochar Alps: Ben Vorlich Cottage is a haven of peace and quiet and is situated just a few hundred metres from the bonnie, bonnie banks of Loch Lomond. It looked much more of a beast from this hill. Last updated June 25 2019. All rights reserved. Ben Vorlich is a fabulous three-bedroom lodge that has been appointed to Visit Scotland 5-star standards and affords beautiful views over the Tay. Ben Vorlich is 3232 feet high, but a very easy climb - no peat bogs this week. Beautiful Loch Long and Loch Lomond yesterday in all of their glory and just a short ramble away from us here at Ben Vorlich Cottage. Ben Vorlich is a 8.4 mile loop trail located near Arrochar, Argyll and Bute, Scotland that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. Down the glen. It was tricky in parts and required a lot of hand use (especially as the rocks were wet and boots just slipped off them) and the consequences of even a minor slip would have been a long fall over very steep rocky ground. © UKClimbing Limited. Closer up, they are more different. 2 Reviews #78 of 109 things to do in Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park. / reset. The holiday home features 3 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, an equipped kitchen with a microwave and a fridge, a washing machine, and 1 bathroom with a bath. Balquhidder Glen, Ben More and Stobinnian are seen to the north west. Szczytu tego nie należy mylić z jego imiennikiem - Ben Vorlich w Grampianach Zachodnich. Great report. Length: 9 miles - may be extended (4 - 7 hours) Start: Ardvorlich (3 mile from A84) or Edinample on south Loch Earn road A strenuous walk to Ben Vorlich summit. Ben Vorlich (hill of the bay) is one of two Munros in Scotland by the same name. ...include all Tumps From the top of Ben Vorlich to the foot of Stùc a’ Chroin it’s just a short and entertaining descend. Rising on the southeast fringe of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, these twin Munros are prominently seen from much of the Central Belt - a distinctive steep-sided skyline that promises great things. A longer drive means we are at the foot of the hill around 10, where we meet up with some other car loads who have made their way there seperately, and while getting kitted up I … The top can be identified by the trig point. Thoroughly enjoyed the scramble up the cliff face. Ben Vorlich (gael. Unless confident with a hard scramble and exposure do not attempt to descent … Ben Vorlich; Search. In between those two adventures was Beinn Narnain, Ben Vorlich and Stuc a' Chroin. The only stop on the scramble to look back at Ben Vorlich: 13.) The ascent up Ben vorlich is fairly quick, getting steeper at the end. Ben Vorlich – szczyt w Grupie Loch Earn, w Grampianach Zachodnich. The slow and wide ridge walk to the cairn, was happily an anticlimax compared to our scramble, and Stuc a’Chroin gives the best view of Ben Vorlich. ... We wave across in the direction of the rest of our group on Ben Vorlich, but can't really pick out any detail. Thoroughly enjoyed the scramble up the cliff face. The most popular route into the area is from the large car-park at Arrochar, however, for most people, this will leave Ben Vorlich awkwardly placed and therefore left to be bagged on another day. berimar1 Wick, United Kingdom. Length 8.4 mi Elevation gain 3349 ft Route type Loop Ben Vorlich’s Height: 985m & 975m Summit Grid Reference: NN 629 189 & NN 617 174 Translation: Hill of the Bay & Mountain of Danger Start Point: Car Park in Ardvorlich at the Southern Shore of Loch Earn Both Ben Vorlich and Stuc a’ Chroin, belong to the easily accessible Scottish mountains from Stirling, Glagow and Edinburgh and have always been popular among hill walkers. To the south, Ben Lomond and Loch Lomond command your view. Follow the path which takes you to the left end of the scree slope at the base of the buttress. The weather forecast was promising and after peaking through the clouds I could enjoy the sun on top of Ben Vorlich . Ben Vorlich, with its very steep South West face makes for a tough and interesting ascent. I descended Stuc a'Chroin via the usual upward scrambley route from Ben Vorlich. Ben Vorlich is a very popular hillwalk from Loch Earn and a fine viewpoint, whilst the continuation to Stuc a'Chroin is a more serious walk with steep, rocky ground.Terrain:Straightforward hillwalking to Ben Vorlich. Prior to this the mountain had been locally known as Sgurr Biorach. There is one on the Western side of Loch Lomond and the one that we did on the Southern side of Loch Earn. High Willhays, Yes Tor, Hangingstone Hill and Cranmere Pool, Binnein Mor, Binnein Beag, Na Gruagaichean & Sgurr Eilde Mor. This is probably one of the most impressive views of Ben Vorlich. Please quote the hill number and hill name. Ben Vorlich is a summit in the region or range in Scotland. Is that a graded scramble? In winter conditions the scrambling line up the northeast buttress of Stuc a' Chroin merits grade I - harder rock steps can be found too, if you like. The path from Beinn Ghlas to … berimar1. [peɲ ˈvuːrˠlˠ̪ɛkʲ] i) – szczyt w Grupie Loch Earn, w Grampianach Zachodnich.Leży w Szkocji, w regionach Perth and Kinross i Stirling.Jest to najwyższy szczyt Grupy Loch Earn. To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map). Great views at the top. Site best viewed with screen area of 1024 by 768 pixels. Pointing camera over my shoulder at last part of scramble: Pretty much coming down to the usual situation of us… Beinn Mhùrlaig, wym. 49 - Climbed on the 1st day of our Honeymoon. Clag, rain and very strong gusts of wind came in about 1/3 of the way up, and stayed there until we were well on the way home. Stuc a' Chroin also climbed. Mostly blue sky but last 500 feet always in cloud so no views. Route: Road near Ardvorlich House - Ben Vorlich - Stùc a’ Chroin - Creagan nan Gabhar - Ben Our - Road near Ardvorlich House. Stats: 5hrs53, 16.8km, 1,402m ascent. Weather: mostly warm and clear, although wet and claggy on final two mountains. Notes: PWE descended through valley after summiting Stùc a’ Chroin. Climbed after Ben Vorlich with Daniel Arnold, 7hours all in. Very misty on top no real views. Ben Vorlich and scramble up Stuc a' Chroin. Great walk from Ardvorlich, on to Stuc a Chroin, Gavin Appleton, Craig Brackenridge, Keith Armour Wet Wet Wet and Wet, up and down from Loch Earn. Included Stuc a'Chroin too, My second ever Munro. Visiting family in various locations round the central belt, wanted to do a Munro. This was recommended to me. Camped in a field near comrie, which is a superb little village. The south loch earn road was being tarmacked which gave us some troubles but otherwise this was a straightforward Munro, to and from aardvorlich too 5-6 hours. (Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits), Show all mountains within map bounds ...with no ascent logs recorded by anyone, cairn 125m ESE at NN 63033 18865 is lower, Logged Descriptions  (logged by 946 users, only the latest 50 shown -. Alongside Ben Lomond, Ben Vorlich and Stuc a'Chroin are perhaps the two Munros easiest accessible from the central belt, which makes them very popular. Stuc a' Chrion on the other hand is entirely different. Leży w Szkocji, w regionach Perth and Kinross i Stirling. The slow and wide ridge walk to the cairn, was happily an anticlimax compared to our scramble, and Stuc a’Chroin gives the best view of Ben Vorlich. Back over to Vorlich from the cairn atop the scramble. It sure is a scramble, but this pale ale, double dry hopped with Idaho7 and Mosaic and brewed with oats for a chewy mouthfeel will be a juicy reward. Ben Vorlich (Loch Earn) Weather (Days 0-3): The weather forecast for Ben Vorlich (Loch Earn) is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (gales … excellent. This peak is unusual as it's summit requires a bit of a scramble through a hole to reach the top. Today’s trip is slightly further afield, to Ben Vorlich and Stuc a Chroin near to Loch Earn in Perth and Kinross. Sgùrr Alasdair is the highest peak of the Black Cuillin, and the highest peak on the Isle of Skye and in the Inner Hebrides, at 992 m (3,255 ft).Like the rest of the range it is composed of gabbro, a rock with excellent grip for mountaineering.It is named after Alexander Nicolson, who made the first recorded ascent in 1873. Please help UKHillwalking continue to provide varied and free content by becoming an official UKH Supporter. Ben Vorlich is a very popular hillwalk from Loch Earn and a fine viewpoint, whilst the continuation to Stuc a'Chroin is a more serious walk with steep, rocky ground. Mountain: Rising from the banks of Loch Earn, the route up to Stuc a’Chroinis via Ben Vorlich is one of Andi’s favourites so far. Walk from banks of Loch Earn and back down again. Ben Vorlich and Stuc a'Chroin from Loch Earn. Cloudy on top. Returned via Ben Vorlich. ...with no ascent logs recorded by anyone, Resize map: portrait / landscape Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land(*). I remember that day clearly, as only a few days later I drove down to Stranraer to get the ferry over the Irish Sea to get married! Exploration710603, VR Owner at Ben Vorlich, responded to this review Responded September 10, 2018. Get the full experience and book a tour. Debs and Tali. Set off with the intent to do Beinn Each. 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