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Name:Ben Vorlich
Hill number:17
Height:985m / 3232ft
RHB Section:01B: Strathyre to Strathallan
County/UA:Perth and Kinross (UA)
Catchment:Earn
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Munro, Murdo,
Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,M,Mur,Y,P600,P500)
Grid ref:NN 62914 18909
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:834m
Col:151m  NN 5754 2149  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 57
(1:25k) OL46N OL47W 365N 368W
Observations:cairn 125m ESE at NN 63033 18865 is lower
Comments:col measured to be 151.0m with Leica RX1250
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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.tsharp15/09/2019
Ben Vorlich and Stuc a' Chroin from Loch Earn. Great weather, great company, great walk. AJ,AW.Fred Windsor13/09/2019
First solo munro. Climbed from south Loch Earn and did Stuic a' Chroin too.Skerryvore07/09/2019
With Geraldine from Ardvorlich House. Wind and few showers. Didnt do scramble.Chris Blake28/08/2019
A W Bryan25/08/2019
Fantastic hot, sunny day with trimarc2 inc Stuc a' ChroinFionalevey10/08/2019
With Fiona. Superb day.trimarc210/08/2019
Solo climb. Good path to start but rougher as you get higher which made the descent tougher than expected as there were a lit of loose rocks. Still a fun climb.Thomas McIlvaney21/07/2019
Hal & Rafe06/07/2019
Isbjorn 3rd Round11/06/2019
Ben Vorlich (55 min up) & Stuc a' Chroin (38 min down) run https://www.strava.com/activities/2391575670/overviewrhif723/05/2019
Stavanger Toestub17/05/2019
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.Mountain Goat12/05/2019
solitaryfellwanderer03/05/2019
rossdrossd22/04/2019
Lockedman10110/04/2019
BlackPanther09/04/2019
Ben Vorlich from ArdvorlichAjm031029/03/2019
Bonzo18/03/2019
From Ardvorlich, Loch Earn (NN 63207 23210). Clear track & path all the way to the summit. Amazing views from the summit and unbelievably warm!david23020127/02/2019
mcallmar23/11/2018
Scott Morley 8604/11/2018
alda28/10/2018
Ben Vorlich and Stuc a'Chroin from Loch Earn. Cloudy on top. Returned via Ben VorlichHuwel19/10/2018
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.huwthomas16/10/2018
andy6323/09/2018
DocHoliday22/09/2018
weaselmaster16/09/2018
Sick Kid16/09/2018
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.millionmts09/08/2018
FCL08/08/2018
little al05/08/2018
Climbed after Ben Vorlich with Daniel Arnold, 7hours all in. Very misty on top no real views.chillyman805/08/2018
Ibex06/06/2018
Aqyx02/06/2018
Ben Vorlich and scramble up Stuc a' Chroin.liljonb31/05/2018
phil10127/05/2018
Great walk from Ardvorlich, on to Stuc a Chrointwg2725/05/2018
dhulmes12/05/2018
drmp12/05/2018
Toril11/03/2018
Kendall01/02/2018
kitmacleod01/01/2018
Gavin Appleton, Craig Brackenridge, Keith Armour Wet Wet Wet and Wetian-e01/11/2017
iansm222/10/2017
With brother Neil, Adam and Stevelauraann01/10/2017
up and down from Loch Earn. Included Stuc a'Chroin toosamfleming630/09/2017
tcrannoch30/09/2017
Icarus2815/09/2017
drmp31/08/2017