Great walk, little scramble to the top but worth the views. With Mark & Hannah. Superb day, good winter conditions although hills rather busy... then lockdown! 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 total. Ben Vorlich and Stuc a' Chroin from Loch Earn. Great weather, great company, great walk. AJ,AW. First solo munro. Climbed from south Loch Earn and did Stuic a' Chroin too. With Geraldine from Ardvorlich House. Wind and few showers. Didn’t do scramble. Fantastic hot, sunny day with trimarc2 inc Stuc a' Chroin. JavaScript must be enabled to use this map. [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. 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. ...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 -. *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. There is one on the Western side of Loch Lomond and the one that we did on the Southern side of Loch Earn. 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. Ben Vorlich; Search. 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. 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. Switch to Bing Maps view 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. Thanks for responding. It starts with a bit of a walk in from Inveruglas Visitor Centre car park on the west side of Loch Lomond. Great report. 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. From Ben Vorlich, descend into Bealach an Dubh Choirein following the walkers path (running water can usually be found just under the steep descent), and cross the bealach to below the NE buttress of Stuc a'Chroin. Here the path diminishes and ascending to the summit involves a tricky traverse south onto … This peak is unusual as it's summit requires a bit of a scramble through a hole to reach the top. From the top of Ben Vorlich to the foot of Stùc a’ Chroin it’s just a short and entertaining descend. This site is printer friendly. This property offers access to a patio, free private parking and free WiFi. Surprisingly, approach from the nearer south or east sides gives you a long, boggy and unexpectedly remote ridge circuit; but the shorter, easier route from Loch Earn in the north is by far the more popular way. Mountains. Please enable JavaScript in your browser, and then reload the page. Main route summary. Get the full experience and book a tour. Walks up Ben Vorlich Map base ©OpenStreetMap. excellent. Debs and Tali. Set off with the intent to do Beinn Each. Ended up doing Stuc a Chroin and Ben Vorlic again for Debs. And the 3 minor tops along the way. From Ardvorlich, Loch Earn (NN 63207 23210). Clear track & path all the way to the summit. Amazing views from the summit and unbelievably warm! 3rd visit up to the top of this mountain. Took the usual route starting at Ardvorlich. The top can be identified by the trig point. At the memorial to Donald Stuart, founder of the Falkirk Mountaineering club. Ben Vorlich and Stuc a’ Chroin are in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Oats were added to give it body and a chewy mouthfeel. Pointing camera over my shoulder at last part of scramble: The only pleasing thing was when we were approaching the hill and I saw Ben Vorlich and asked “Are we going up that?” Reviewed July 8, 2018 . This route approaches Ben Vorlich from the north side and offers splendid scenery. I descended Stuc a'Chroin via the usual upward scrambley route from Ben Vorlich. Back over to Vorlich from the cairn atop the scramble. We found a quiet spot to have a cup of tea & some sandwiches. Stuc a'Chroin is a steep and … 6. Jest to najwyższy szczyt Grupy Loch Earn. Length 8.4 mi Elevation gain 3349 ft Route type Loop 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.