Lochnagar from Glen Muick

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Dark Lochnagar with its magnificent northern corrie is the highest, most popular and much the finest mountain of the Mounth - or perhaps even of the Cairngorms as a whole. It was immortalised in verse by Lord Byron.

Terrain

Route mostly follows clear tracks and mountain paths but there is one steep boulder field to negotiate.

Public Transport

Bus from Ballater (Jul-Sep only). Traveline Scotland.

Start

Car park at Spittal of Glen Muick. Map and directions.

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