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Craiggowrie & Creagan Gorm from Loch Morlich
Introduction to Walk 2412

Photo from the walk - Craiggowrie & Creagan Gorm from Loch Morlich

Nat Park - Cairngorm

County/Area - Highland

Author - Andy Smith

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 2000 feet / 606 metres

Grade - mod/hard

This Cairngorms walk tackles the named summits on the west ridge of Meall a'Bhuachaille which overlooks Loch Morlich east of Aviemore. The route ascends Craiggowrie first and then follows the ridge to Creagan Gorm before returning to Loch Morlich.


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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