Ben Macdui and Derry Cairngorm
Ben Macdui is Britain's second highest peak, and unlike Ben Nevis, Macdui is situated in the centre of a vast wilderness. The best approaches are from Deeside, avoiding the ski areas on Cairngorm; this makes an excellent long hillwalk in good weather conditions.
A long, remote walk that leads up to an exposed, arctic-like plateau which experiences savage weather conditions.
Bus from Braemar (Jul-Sep only).
Linn of Dee car park.
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