Ben Vrackie

Ben Vrackie

Popular Corbett hill above Pitlochry

Heather-clad and rough, Ben Vrackie is tamed by a well constructed and maintained path all the way to the summit, from where fine views of the Southern and Eastern Highlands can be had on clear days.


Ben Vrackie


  Map base ©OpenStreetMap
Height842m
Prominence403m
Meaningspeckled hill
ListsCorbett, 101
LocationAtholl and Glen Bruar, Drumochter to Glen Shee
Grid RefNN950632
Lat/Lon56.74895, -3.71727


Popular with ramblers, hillwalkers and fellrunners alike, Ben Vrackie is a prominent hill rising above the villages by the A9 in Perthshire.

From Pitlochry, the route to the summit of Ben Vrackie couldn't be more obvious, it's well constructed and maintained. Signs at the car-park rightly encourage people to be suitable equiped.



Routes up Ben Vrackie


Ben Vrackie from Moulin

Ben Vrackie towers above Pitlochry, and from the Moulin Hotel just above the town, a well constructed and maintained path travels to the summit from where fine views of the Southern and Eastern Highlands can be had on clear days.

Peaks : 1 Corbett

Ascent : 675m (2210ft)
Distance : 9km (6m)
Time : 3:25hr



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