Carn a'Chlamain

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Carn a' Chamain is the relatively minor stony summit rising above a spacious and very remote plateau. The approach is up scenic Glen Tilt, one of the Highlands' most beautiful glens and it is this that makes the walk a minor classic.


Good approach track and then hill path. This is a straightforward hill-walk in good weather but do not underestimate the length.

Public Transport

None to Old Bridge of Tilt; Blair Atholl buses and trains only a kilometre away. Traveline Scotland.


Old Bridge of Tilt car park. Map and directions.

Deer Stalking infomation

Atholl & Lude Estates. Stalking between beginning of Aug and 20 Oct. No stalking on Sundays. Recorded phone message: 01796 481740. If further information is needed, please e-mail or phone 01796 481355 (office hours only).

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