Distance: 5 miles (7.5km)
Ascent: 961 metres
Start/Finish: Layby north of Alltnacaillich, IV27 4UL
From the layby at NC 461476 follow the path signed to Ben Hope heading north-east uphill. Follow the signed path as it climbs up to the ridge then turns L and leads to the trig point at 927 metres on the summit. The return is by the same route, taking in fast, technical terrain to return to the start.
Open Street Map and interactive elevation profile[map style=”width: auto; height:400px; margin:20px 0px 20px 0px; border: 1px solid black;” lat=”58.3897″ lon=”-4.6344″ maptype=”OSM” z=”11″ gpx=”http://wildrunning.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/190-Ben-Hope.gpx”]