Carn na Drochaide, from Linn of Quoich

Hear pronunciation Press to hear pronunciation

Carn na Drochaid is a rather sprawling hill without any distinctive features; its superb position, however, on the edge of the High Cairngorms makes it a fantastic viewpoint. The Linn of Quoich bridge is currently down at the start of the route.


Faint track for the first part of the ascent, then pathless moorland becoming rocky near the summit.

Public Transport

No public transport. Traveline Scotland.


Linn of Quoich car park. Map and directions.

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 8 user reports for this walk - click to read them.

Write your own report - there's £90 to win at Webtogs each month

  • Currently 3.40/5

User Rating
Log in to vote
Grade (key)

bog factorbog factorbog factor
Bog Factor (key)