Brown Cow Hill circuit, Cock Bridge
Brown Cow Hill is the highest summit of a sprawling area of rounded heather moorland. This route forms a horseshoe of the higher summits, with boggy ground and peat hags breaking up sections of easier going across short-cropped heather. Though unspectacular, the route gives good views and a chance to experience solitude.
Landrover tracks, faint moorland paths and some pathless heather. There are several boggy sections of peat-hagged ground.
None to start.
Car park for Corgarff Castle.
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 Essentials page for basic information on the skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.
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