Carn Dearg Mor

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Though not a particularly distinguished summit, Carn Dearg Mor has a great position on the west side of Glen Feshie which makes it a good viewpoint. Landrover tracks aid access via the Slochd Mor to the south, whilst an alternative route is along the north ridge.

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Region: Cairngorms

Altitude: 857 metres

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Detailed route description and map

Leathad an Taobhain and Carn Dearg Mor from Glen Feshie

Other routes and challenges

The route given above traverses the mountain along its main ridge; the quickest ascent of Carn Dearg Mor alone would be via the north ridge, described as the descent in our route. A much longer alternative would be to approach via Glen Tromie.

Walker-friendly accommodation in the area

Kingussie / Newtonmore Hotels

Kingussie / Newtonmore B&B

Kingussie / Newtonmore cottages

Cairngorms hostels

Panoramic summit view (click to open)

Users' walk reports for Carn Dearg Mor

There are 451 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Carn Dearg Mor. They have contributed 15 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most popular ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.

Title AuthorDate walked LikesHills
  14/04/2017  6 C2
  23/05/2015  4 C1
  08/03/2015  4 C5
  26/07/2014  4 C2
  04/06/2017  2 C2
  25/08/2019  1 C4
  07/08/2015  1 C4
  03/06/2012  1 C3
  14/05/2016  0 C2
  04/07/2015  0 C1
  23/05/2015  0 C2
  14/01/2014  0 C1
  26/03/2012  0 C2
  15/05/2010  0 M1C2
  02/05/2010  0 C1

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