Download GPS FileGlenmore to Linn of Dee via Lairig Ghru & Corrour
A long distance route through the Cairngorms over an historic high pass that can be walked as a day-walk. Unless you arrange pick-up at the end of the walk, you will need to leave transport at the Linn of Dee car-park to allow return to Aviemore if required. The car-park has a machine charging £2 for parking, I am not sure if it is compulsory but as we were leaving the car overnight I was happy to pay for the privilege. The walk into Braemar for public transport adds about another 7 miles onto your day. The route should be treated as having tough mountain terrain and it is not unusual for the higher parts of the pass to hold snow well past Easter. There were four in our group and including the detour to Corrour Bothy it took us 10 hours and 15 minutes.
GPS Files - Notes
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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.
These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.
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|Ordnance Survey Explorer OL57||Sheet Map||1:25k||BUY|
|Anquet OS Explorer OL57||Digital Map||1:25k||BUY|
|Ordnance Survey Landranger 36||Sheet Map||1:50k||BUY|
|Anquet OS Landranger 36||Digital Map||1:50k||BUY|
|Ordnance Survey Landranger 43||Sheet Map||1:50k||BUY|
|Anquet OS Landranger 43||Digital Map||1:50k||BUY|
It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.
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