Climb to the finest peak on Bennachie, the impressive Mither Tap, with its rocky granite summit surrounded by the remains of a historic hill fort. Return across moorland and through mixed woodland, leaving time to visit the Bennachie Visitor Centre where this route starts.
Terrain – Clear waymarked paths in woods and exposed moorland, steep climb, rocky steps onto summit.Grade 2
Distance 6km (3.7 miles)
Ascent 398m (1306ft)