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Loch an Eilein from Coylumbridge
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Photo from the walk - Loch an Eilein from Coylumbridge

Nat Park - Cairngorm

County/Area - Highland

Author - Andy Smith

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 920 feet / 279 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk in the Cairngorms National Park explores part of the Rothiemurchus Forest and Loch an Eilein. The start is Coylumbridge and the route is spectacular in winter and a prefect family walk in summer.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Walk 1721
Braeriach via Lairig Ghru from Coylumbridge
Grade - very hard
Length - 18.0 miles / 29.3 km
Walk 1016
Devil's Point, Cairn Toul, Braeriach & Lairig Ghru
Grade - very hard
Length - 28.0 miles / 45.5 km
Walk 2067
Rothiemurchus Forest via Balvattan from Coylumbridge
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 3076
Cairn Toul circuit from Coylumbridge
Grade - severe
Length - 26.0 miles / 42.3 km

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Lochan Mor & Rothiemurchus Forest from Inverdruie
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1505
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Craigellachie National Nature Reserve (Aviemore)
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1904
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Loch Morlich circular
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 2412
3.7 miles / 6.0 km away
Craiggowrie & Creagan Gorm from Loch Morlich
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2607
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Lairig Ghru & Chalamain Gap from Glenmore
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 3579
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Meall a'Bhuachaille & Ryvoan Bothy from Glenmore
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 3218
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Eag a' Chait gap Via Rothiemurchus Lodge from Glenmore
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1020
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Lairig Ghru (via the Chalamain Gap and White Bridge)
Grade - hard
Length - 21.0 miles / 34.1 km
Walk 1605
4.2 miles / 6.6 km away
Loch an Eilein & Rothiemurchus Forest
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2421
4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Braeriach via the Chalamain Gap
Grade - hard
Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km

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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