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4. Ben Lawers (Hill of the Loud Stream)

Top 10 ten places to visit in Scotland - Northern Perthshire

Ben Lawers (Hill of the Loud Stream)

Dominating the northern side of Loch Tay is moody Ben Lawers (3984 ft), Perthshire's highest mountain.
 
From the top there are incredible views towards both the Atlantic and the North Sea, and between the south and west ridges are steep crumbling cliffs on which some of Britain's most beautiful alpine flowers grow.
 
The ascent should not be tackled unless you are properly equipped for Scottish hill walking, and takes around three hours from the now disused NTS visitor centre.
 
Ben Lawers Address:
Ben Lawers
Northern Perthshire
Scotland, UK 
 
Ben Lawers Opening Times
All year round
Unless you are a mountain expert, summer is the best season to tackle Ben Lawers - even at this time of year ensure you are fully and appropriately equipped, take a map, compass, and GPS device - tell someone where you are going and roughly how long for.
 
Ben Lawers Admission:
Free 
 
Ordnance Survey Landranger map:
LR051 - LOCH TAY

W Ben Lawers

W Ordnance Survey 

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