The Balmoral Cairns, Balmoral, Crathie

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Explore the historical cairns erected by the Royal Family on the Balmoral Estate on this circuit which has good views over Deeside and Balmoral Castle itself. This walk is not advised when the royal family is in residence (most likely at Easter, Christmas, August & September); at all times the privacy of those living at the Castle and estate houses should be respected.


Paths and tracks, steep in places

Public Transport

Bus to Crathie from Ballater and Braemar.


Car park at Crathie (charge). Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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