Ben Vuirich

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Ben Vuirich is a rather shy Corbett, hidden away in quiet country behind the much better known Ben Vrackie. This circular route includes some sections of rougher going but also offers solitude, overshadowed by the great bulk of nearby Beinn a'Ghlo.

Terrain

Good track for approach, but pathless and boggy heather slopes to cross on the ascent / descent. Return includes the fording of a large burn, though this can be avoided.

Public Transport

None to start; nearest public transport is rail and bus at Blair Atholl, 4km from start. Traveline Scotland.

Start

Parking at end of public section of Monzie road, near Loch Moraig. Map and directions.

Deer Stalking infomation

West of summit: Lude. Stalking between beginning of Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. Recorded phone message: 01796 481740. If further information is needed, please e-mail pf@atholl-estates.co.uk (office hours or weekends) or phone 01796 481355 (office hours only).

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