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Great walk at the start you see the stairs don’t let this put you off the views are amazing... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Samantha H
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Lovely easy going steps and path from the road lay by thru the forest to the stone dyke. Path on... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Crawley, United Kingdom
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Benarty Hill, Kelty, Scotland
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Great walk at the start you see the stairs don’t let this put you off the views are amazing 😊 great for MTB

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Lovely easy going steps and path from the road lay by thru the forest to the stone dyke. Path on the other side of the dyke to the summit. Enjoy the views in all directions.

Thank blobodzinski
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We parked the car at the bottom about 1km past the Blairadam shooting range. Steps at the bottom are really steep initially but it's easier going the further you go. About halfway up they have made a right mess felling all the trees which really...More

2  Thank aitchies555
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My other half and I decided to go for a small hike to Benarty Hill. Parking on the main road it starts with a steep incline with stairs or you can walk up the side. Does not take long to get to the top as...More

1  Thank manderson2413
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Benarty is a small hill of under 1,200 feet that is quite steep to climb but is well worth the reward of fantastic views from the ridge at the top.The usual approach is from the narrow backroad to Ballingry, but parking can be difficult and...More

1  Thank Sandyretriever
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Parking for a couple of cards in the layby by the entrance sign. Go up the steps by that sign (on the right) as the path on the left is a mountain bike track - we walked down it and some parts were almost vertical....More

2  Thank Katharine Y
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Benarty hill will not top the list of challenging climbs for the serious mountaineer but this lower hill still provides a nice walk. It is accessible mainly from the south, ballingry, hill road, and loch ore meadows (longer walk which also goes over Harran Hill)....More

4  Thank sasalan999
Reviewed 19 December 2014

I've seen this hill on my visits to Fife, and knew it as the sleeping giant as it looks like a sleeping giant when viewed from the correct angle. I'd been along the road on a previous visit and did some geocaching with my niece,...More

Thank TheAbductee
Reviewed 30 April 2014

A group of 6 of us did this walk in April, all fit retirees. The views are fantastic, even on a misty day, and there's enough up and down to let you feel you've had a good walk and earned a scone with your coffee...More

1  Thank AliBe1803
Reviewed 3 July 2013

You start your journey in a car park located for free at the foot of the hill looking out over the great views of Scotland. Careful though, you'll likely drive beyond the entrance. When you start out you'll see a bug hotel. Followed by a...More

3  Thank Trekkie101
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