Ben Vorlich & Stuc a' Chroin

Summary for Ben Vorlich & Stuc a' Chroin

Ben Vorlich & Stuc a' Chroin is a route in “The ” region / range which is located in the area of the Scottish Highlands as defined by the Scottish Mountaineering Club.

This is a mainly circular route but there are parts where you need to retrace your footsteps

Sunrise 4:33 am
Sunset 10:04 pm
17 hours 31 minutes(s) daylight
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Route points for Ben Vorlich & Stuc a' Chroin

QGrid Ref.BearingDistance(km)Description
NN63262320208° SSW0.29 (0.29)Start from Ardvorich on the south side of Loch Earn
NN63112295185° S0.08 (0.37)Follow the path at the east gates of Ardvorich House south up Glen Vorlich
NN62962180189° S0.51 (0.88)Path splits, take the right hand way
NN62862004181° S0.58 (1.46)This is a steep section of the hill
NN62861940199° SSW0.35 (1.81)Pass a cairn and contour round onto the summit of Ben Vorlich
NN62821891244° WSW0.57 (2.38)The summit Ben Vorlich [Loch Earn] - 985 ( metres)
NN62181850197° SSW0.12 (2.5)bearing to a south westerly direction drop onto Bealach an Dubh Corrien
NN62141839220° SW0.1 (2.6)Head along wide ridge
NN61901806231° SW0.23 (2.83)Ascend by scramling directly up the buttress / This can be avoided
NN61711792188° S0.54 (3.37)Continue along ridge over to the summit and return back to Bealach an Dubh Corrien
NN61611739N0.54 (3.91)The summit Stuc a'Chroin - 975 ( metres)
NN62071831N0.17 (4.08)From Bealach an Dubh Choirein travere north across grassy hillside
NN6203192717° NNE1.18 (5.26)Descend into Coire Buidhe on the east side to rejoin the path
NN62862131N0.51 (5.77)Rejoin the path and follow back down to Ardvorich
Munros covered on Ben Vorlich & Stuc a' Chroin
Ordersort icon Height Munro Meaning Pronunciation
165 985 Ben Vorlich [Loch Earn] Hill of the bay Ben Vorlich
182 975 Stuc a'Chroin Peak of the sheepfold Stook a Kroin