Distance 3.27 miles (5.26 km)
Total ascent 230m
Steepest climb 25% (1 in 4)
Time 1:30 – 3 hours (Walking)
Start/finish Layby on minor road to Ballingry (limited parking), NT158970
Nearest town Ballingry, Kelty, Dunfermline, Glenrothes - take your pick
Terrain Easy grassy hillwalking - not too boggy, not too steep. Navigation is straightforward.
Seasonal variations Makes a nice snowy hill stroll in the short days of winter. Dog walkers should be aware that there may be livestock about.
Weather and hill conditions mwis: Cairngorms & Monadhliath
Public transport Buses from Dunfermline, Glenrothes and Kirkcaldy to Lochore/Ballingry, then a stroll through Lochore Meadows Country Park or along the road at the base of Benarty Hill
Guidebooks Kingdom of Fife, 40 Coast & Country Walks by Dan Bailey, pb Pocket Mountains www.pocketmountains.com
Maps OS Explorer 369 (1:25,000), OS Explorer 367 (1:25,000), OS Landranger 58 (1:50,000)
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Tourist info Dunfermline (01383 720 999); Kirkcaldy (01592 267 775); Visit Scotland Fife (01334 472021)