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Ben Arthur ("The Cobbler") from Arrochar
Introduction to Walk 1459

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Nat Park - Loch Lomond and Trossachs

County/Area - Argyll and Bute

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 3200 feet / 970 metres

Time - 5 hours 40 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

Ben Arthur (or the Cobbler) is an iconic mountain in the Loch Lomond National Park. Starting from Arrochar this walk provides a great day in the mountains and offers great views over Loch Long and the surrounding hills.


 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1298
The Cobbler from Arrochar
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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