Longer approaches from Callander, Glen Artney, or via Glen Ample starting from Loch Lubnaig, are not ideal for winter. A zigzag path, but most likely snow-covered, leads to the north-west ridge. Parked up at Ardchullarie Mor on Loch Lubnaig at 0715, walking by 0730. Word of warning it was difficult to park nearby as fisherman had taken over the south shore. When viewed from Glen Ogle or the Balquhidder hills, Stuc a’Chroin is seen as a blunt, rough hill with a long ridge tapering south, lacking the more refined cone of Vorlich. , Ben Welsh: Stuc a' Chroin; Welsh: Stuc a'Chroin; In the Area Localities. It was tricky in parts and required a lot of hand use (especially as the rocks were wet and boots just slipped off them) and the consequences of even a minor slip would have been a long fall over very steep rocky ground. We crossed the bealach, Bealach an Dubh Choirein, which comprised a broad ridge of grassy islands and craggy rocks. I was undeterred and started to plan another long trip, this time in summer. Stuc a'Chroin & Ben Vorlich. 06131 / 3923975) … Stuc a'Chroin. There is no feedback for this climb. Score: 76.66% Views: 2573. Chasain-szikla. The Vorlich trig point, Stuc A 'Chroin in the background. google_ad_format = "728x90_as"; At this point hillwalkers should be well equipped in terms of axes, crampons and with knowledge of how to use them. Stùc a' Chroin is a mountain located in the southern part of the Highlands of Scotland. In fact, Vorlich spreads its influence even wider, projecting its pointed summit above the western skyline for much of the A9 through Strathallan. All I know is 2 Munros are on the agenda; Ben Vorlich (Loch Earn) and Stuc a’ Chroin. google_color_text = "000000"; With its position on the southern edge of the Highlands, it offers unrivalled views over Scotland's central belt - a remarkable contrast to the view to the north. //-->, ,