Morven, from near Logie Coldstone

Hear pronunciation Press to hear pronunciation

On the eastern fringe of the Cairngorms, Morven dominates the Aberdeenshire farmland of Cromar lying to its east. It provides a popular ascent for Aberdonians, with extensive views.


Steep hill path, some short boggy sections.

Public Transport

None to start.


End of public part of minor road towards Groddie, near Logie Coldstone. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

Users' reports

As well as reading our description of each walking route, you can read about the experiences of others users on this walk and others.
There are 18 user reports for this walk - click to read them.

Write your own report - there's £90 to win at Webtogs each month
Add this walk to your wishlist.

  • Currently 3.62/5

User Rating
Log in to vote
Grade (key)

bog factorbog factorbog factor
Bog Factor (key)