The distinctive shape of the hill called Bennachie is a landmark that’s meant ‘home’ for thousands of years.
People have lived in a fort carved into the hill top, and in radical farming settlements on its slopes. They’ve quarried its stone to build houses, and spun yarns about devils and giants who built its tracks or threw its giant boulders in fits of anger.
Bennachie Centre is the perfect place to start exploring this much-
The centre is one of four sites around Bennachie, each with their own distinctive character and different trails to try