Ben Vrackie

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Ben Vrackie
Ben Vrackie and Loch a' Choire - geograph.org.uk - 1324940.jpg
Ben Vrackie from Càrn nan Gabhar
Highest point
Elevation841 m (2,759 ft)
Prominencec. 406 m (1,332 ft)
ListingCorbett, Marilyn
Naming
English translationSpeckled mountain
Language of nameScottish Gaelic
Geography
LocationPerthshire, Scotland
OS gridNN950632
Climbing
Easiest routeHike

Ben Vrackie (Scottish Gaelic: Beinn a' Bhreacaidh; sometimes anglicised as Ben Y Vrackie) is a mountain in Perthshire, Scotland. It lies north of the town of Pitlochry and reaches 841 m (2759 feet) high at its summit. The summit may be reached easily by a direct path from Pitlochry or Killiecrankie, and commands views of Pitlochry and the surrounding glens.

Coordinates: 56°44′55″N 3°43′07″W / 56.74856°N 3.71856°W / 56.74856; -3.71856