The Fara, Dalwhinnie

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The Fara is amongst the biggest as well as the highest of the Corbetts - a broad ridge running along the north side of Loch Ericht from Dalwhinnie to Ben Alder lodge. After an initial steep climb up the ridge offers very simple walking in good conditions, with superb views, making this an enjoyable hillwalk.

Terrain

Steep grassy ascent with one short peaty section, then a long, easy going hill ridge. Return walk is along good track but the hill section is pathless.

Public Transport

Train and bus service to Dalwhinnie.

Start

Limited parking just before level crossing, Dalwhinnie. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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