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ESN RGU Aberdeen
RGU Student's Union, University Street, Garthdee Road, AB10 7GE Aberdeen
Do you fancy escaping the greyness of Aberdeen for a day? 🤔🌫Do you want to take some FANTASTIC photos to make all your friends and family back home jealous? 😲📷
Well, we are delighted to offer you a trip to the magnificent 'Bennachie' 🙌🏼🏔Just west of Inverurie, the hike to the peak of Mither Tap has breath-taking views and is well worth the walk! Truly a unique offering which is difficult to access without supplied transport.
*Fun fact 'Beinn na Ciche ' translates as «Hill of the Breast» from Scots Gaellic; en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bennachie
This event is open to everyone, and costs £6 for ESN cardholders and £8 for non card holders. Spaces are limited, so get a ticket from the student union as soon as possible!
— The difficulty of the hike is relatively low, those of average fitness will find the ascent a breeze. Please bring 'suitable' clothing as weather conditions can change (nice and rainy), trainers are fine for the climb.
It is advisable to bring some water and food for the hike, snacks such as flapjacks/cookies will suffice.
— Approximate timings;
— Pick-up from Schoolhill at 10am (Please be there for 10.45am), this is a 5 minute walk down the road from the Woolmanhill Student Accomodation/ Near the HM Theatre
— Arrive at the Bennachie centre for 10.45am (ish)
— The hike takes approximately 2 hours with a stop at the top for the breathtaking view/
— Departing Bennachie around 2.30pm to have you lovely people back at Schoolhill before 4.
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