Colin's Munros


Ben Chonzie, Map 51
6th October 2003 & 8th September 2007

Route: 8.5 miles approx, 2½hrs, 716m = 2350'

Access: From Comrie, take road (signposted Glen Lednock) N beside R. Lednock to P at Invergeldie (SW of top).
Weather: 6/10/03: Very windy day. 8/9/07: 20°C; sunny intervals; light wind.
Route: Good track/path all the way. An alternative is to start at the Loch Turret dam (NN82072644) from which both Ben Chonzie and Auchnafree Hill (a Corbett) can be climbed easily in one day (12¾ miles and 965m ascent).
Reception: No Orange at Invergeldie.

6/10/038/9/07 Description HtAscentDist.Grid Ref.
10551145 Parking at Invergeldie track end for 12 cars.
Take track to right of buildings.
215   00.0 milesNN74252732
11021153 Track N to bridge behind Invergeldie 245 300.5 milesNN74282795
11151205 Track N to gate & dam over river 3601451.2 milesNN74712880
11301217 Track E to fork 4752601.9 milesNN75542906
11501235 E on right fork to cairn on track at path end 7505352.75 miles~NN76772934
12201300 Path N/NW/NE up ridge to M Ben Chonzie 9317164.25 milesNN77313087
12401320 Return SW/SE/S to track at path end 750 5.75 miles~NN76772934
12551330 W down track to track fork 475 6.6 milesNN75542906
13021337 WSW down track to dam over river & gate 360 7.25 milesNN74712880
13151345 Track S to bridge above Invergeldie 245 8.0 milesNN74282795
13201350 Return S to parking at track end 2157168.5 milesNN74252732

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